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Gun, drugs and cash seized in arrest of alleged B.C. fentanyl dealer

Vancouver Island man Brent Connors is facing nine charges in relation to investigation

Smithers RCMP commander Rob Mitchell gets promotion

As of June 15 Mitchell is the District Advisory NCO (DANCO) for the Kitimat/Stikine region.

Port of Prince Rupert names Shaun Stevenson as new CEO

Stevenson has worked for the port for 21 years as vice president of trade development

Casino workers petition BCLC for fairness

Workers rallying at BCLC offices today

Distraught mother pleads for help finding missing son

Colten Fleury is believed to have been spotted hitchhiking near Witset on his way to Prince Rupert.

  • Jun 11th, 2018

Northern Health Authority expands medical bus use

Over 60 or have mobility challenges? You can now travel on Northern Connections.

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Humboldt survivors reunite ahead of NHL Awards
Justin Trudeau condemns U.S. child migrant separation policy
Trudeau won't 'play politics' on U.S. migrant children policy

Debit accepted on new BC Bus North

After first announcing a credit card would be needed, debit accepted as riders get on Hwy 16 bus.

UPDATED: Elizabeth May pleads guilty, fined $1,500 in pipeline protests

Federal Green Party Leader was one of more than 150 people facing criminal charges

Human remains found near Nelson: RCMP

Called ‘suspicious’ until cause of death of determined

  • May 11th, 2018

Northwest B.C. pellet plant to provide energy to Asia

Pinnalce Renewable Holdings and West Fraser Timber approve construction of plant in Smithers.

U.S. consulate general to visit Northwest

Trip part of the region’s first-ever pop-up consul for American residents

Special prosecutor appointed in Burns Lake mayor sex assault case

Luke Strimbold has been charged with numerous sex related charges

Sinkutview students donate to Neighbourlink

Class discussion on social inequalities led to bake sale fundraiser

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Out About with Shawn Pyy

70th anniversary tea for Sinkut Women’s Institute

  • Mar 7th, 2018

UPDATED: Former Burns Lake Mayor Luke Strimbold facing numerous sex assault charges

Luke Strimbold, 28, has resigned from the BC Liberal Party following announcement of charges by RCMP

Cowboys rope in support at convention

Annual gathering of Nechako Valley Regional Cattlemen’s Association ranchers and advocates

Rio Tinto aids student career prospects

Grant for student training in entrepreneurship, technology

Vanderhoof logging truck driver saves moose calf from snowbank

Local man rescued the calf after it got stuck upside down in the snow

B.C. Health Minister announces plan for new hospital in Terrace

“This means more beds, a level three trauma centre, better surgery and better care,” Health Minister Adrian Dix said.