Local News

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.

Interactive theatre on reconciliation

Audience explores ideas to resolve stereotyping, ignorance, racism, fear, mistrust

Men fined for running over coyote on Tachik Lake, killing it with machete

Driver and passenger admitted to Wildlife Act offenses and were fined $5,000 and $500, respectively

City of Fernie regains access to arena, investigation ongoing

Operational arena by next winter is the goal, says City

Langley man named deputy BC Conservative leader

Ran for party in 2017

  • Jan 29th, 2018
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Rare sperm whale spotted in B.C. coastal waters
Boushie's family say they have little faith in justice system
Protesters call for change after Gerald Stanley's acquittal
Boushie cousin claims 'injustice' after Stanley found not guilty

Campbell River fire crews rescue two seniors trapped by mudslide, four homes evacuated

Residents were safely removed from the house and are now staying with family

  • Jan 21st, 2018

The fine art and sport of carpet bowling

Out and About Column with Shawn Pyy

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

Nearly $500,000 available for internships with First Nations government

Funds announced through partnership with Northern Development and Government of Canada

Grave site brings pilgrims to Fraser Lake

Lejac residential school student Rose Prince’s legacy lives on

  • Jan 17th, 2018

Emergency support services volunteers needed

Regional district is encouraging local residents to volunteer

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Elks Lodge donates $6,140 to Hospital Auxilliary

Vanderhoof Elks have donated over $53,000 to the community in the past 5 yrs

UPDATE: Mount Milligan Mine temporarily suspends operations

There have not been any layoffs at this stage

  • Jan 8th, 2018

BC Liberal leader hopeful Wilkinson shares vision with Rupertites

Andrew Wilkinson travelled to Prince Rupert with two supporting northern MLAs, Ross and Rustad

Majority of assessment notices show slight increase in northern B.C.

Granisle saw the biggest jump in the region

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Province raises threshold for homeowner grant to $1.65 million

Eligible homeowners must apply for the grant each year. To be eligible, the home must be used as the owner’s principal residence

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

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