Community

Vanderhoof Aquatic Pool opening in a week

District believes the pool will increase recreation and rehabilitation opportunities

  • Jan 19, 2019

New book about Vanderhoof’s past will be on shelves this spring

Nechako Valley Historical Society is finishing up the book that has involved the whole community

  • Jan 17, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

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What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Isabella Gonzalez-Kaminski
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Jennifer Lee
Duke of Edinburgh Awards 2019

College of New Caledonia wants public’s input on budget

A public consultation will be held Feb. 1 at 4 p.m. at Vanderhoof Campus

  • Jan 12, 2019

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Four Rivers Co-op donates $10,000 to new shelter in Fort St. James

The donation will fund renovations for the project

  • Jan 3, 2019

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Fundraiser started for family of Northern B.C. teen with lung cancer

Sienna Clement was diagnosed with lung cancer on Dec. 18

Four Rivers Co-op introduces fundraising program in partnership with SD91

Bags for Kids Nutrition aims to raise money for food programs at local schools

  • Dec 21, 2018

Mayor for a day: W.L. McLeod students learn what it takes to run a town

Local Grade 5 and 6 classes debated local issues in council chambers

  • Dec 21, 2018

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Omineca Medical Clinic donates $500 to Community Foundation

The funds were raised through the Jeans Day campaign

  • Dec 14, 2018

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Concept designs for Vanderhoof’s new CNC campus unveiled

Community was invited to provide feedback at a public engagement session Dec. 6

Students at Cariboo school remember missing, murdered women with interactive shoe memorial

Display honoured those killed at École Polytechnique as well as Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women

Vanderhoof teen shows off culinary skills in provincial competition

Lauren Dyck travelled to the Lower Mainland to appear on the Global weekend morning show

Local woman earns prestigious diploma from Toronto Conservatory of Music

Jacquie McLeod teaches voice lessons locally

  • Dec 3, 2018