L-R Samantha Unger

34th Annual Nechako Valley Festival

Concert highlights: thank you given to those who donated to the Festival this year financially

Concert highlights: thank you given to those who donated to the Festival this year financially; thank you to the Vanderhoof Christian Fellowship for use of their facility; thank you to the festival Chairpersons who organized their discipline for the festival to be a success; thank you to the teachers whose students comprised the festival and to these students’ parents and support of their children in the Arts. MC was Michelle Roberge; concert organizer, Swan Kiezebrink. 25 performances of poetry recitation, voice solo’s and musical theatre, piano solo’s and ensembles, and violin pieces, followed by awards presentations and Provincial presentations.

The Festival is now a Society- Nechako Valley Society of the Performing Arts, and as such is having their inaugural Annual General Meeting May 14, 7 p.m. at the Library Conference Room. Everyone currently involved and those who would like to help or be involved in any capacity are urged to attend and be at the grassroots of this old, but new committee.


Just Posted

Q & A with Rio Tinto Operations Director

Inflows between July, 2018 and June 2019 has been the second lowest since 1956

Fraser Lake business offers equine therapy to deal with life stressors

The idea is to have diverse businesses that provide more options to residents and tourists says Kim Watt-Senner

Smithers man receives two-year sentence for fatal car crash

Over a year after a fatal crash, a Smithers man has been sentenced to two years plus a day in jail.

First Nations push for massive conservation area in northern B.C.

Includes ancestral areas of three Kaska Dena First Nations, just shy of the B.C.-Yukon border

‘This is unbelievable:’ Raptors dazzled by massive crowds at downtown Toronto parade

Mayor John Tory declares it ‘We The North Day’ after team’s historic NBA title win

Elusive ‘ghost whale’ surfaces near Campbell River

Ecotourism operator captures images of the rare white orca

Oil and gas sector cautious as deadline on Trans Mountain decision nears

Trudeau government expected to announce whether it will approve pipeline for second time on Tuesday

Skipping school costs a dozen B.C. students chance at a new car

Cowichan’s Jared Lammi showed up and won $5,000 cheque toward vehicle, but he can’t drive

People throwing food at a bear in Fernie alarms conservation groups

“Approaching and feeding bears contributes to habituation,” says conservation group

Feds announce $50M strategy to fight dementia

Emphasis is on prevention and and supporting caregivers

Federal Liberals’ plan to help first-time homebuyers to kick in weeks before election

Ottawa to pick up 5% of a mortgage on existing homes for households that earn under $120,000 a year

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

Bombers down B.C. Lions 33-23 in season opener

Former Lion Andrew Harris leads Winnipeg with 148 rushing yards

Most Read