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Steven James Fontaine. (RCMP photo)

Prince George fugitive arrested with public’s assistance

Steven James Fontaine was on a canada-wide warrant.

  • Oct 15, 2020

 

Two-vehicle collision on Highway 16 near Vanderhoof

Two people were transported to the hospital.

 

CityWest to expand into Vanderhoof

The company will provide internet, TV and phone services over fibre-to-the-home technology

 

Vanderhoof’s Anonymous Art Show aims to go Canada-wide next year

The Anonymous Art Show in it’s second year is gaining popularity across…

Manslaughter plea entered for 2012 death

Two others earlier pleaded guilty in murder of Fribjon Bjornson

Criminality involved in Fort St. James man’s disappearance: BC RCMP

William Leonard Price was last seen on Aug. 29.

What is Safety?

Stopping the Violence Wellness Worker in Fort St. James writes about safety and why it matters.

  • Sep 8, 2020

Featured artist of the week – Kate Werstuik

Werstuik enjoys the art of macramé

Local business starts bus service for LNG workers in Vanderhoof to boost the economy

The Community Event Center run by Jon and Lana Olson are starting a “courtesy coach” for camp workers.

Artemis Gold completes acquistion of Blackwater Gold project

Mayor Gerry Thiessen says he is looking forward to meet Artemis Gold officials in-person.

Vanderhoof conservationist questioning the nature of Rio Tinto’s temperature management program

Only 50 percent of salmon are in the Nechako for this time of the year.

BCEHS responded to six overdose calls in Vanderhoof this year

In July, paramedics were called to 2706 overdose calls across B.C.

SD91’s back-to-school plan is approved: Here’s what to expect

Hand hygiene, learning groups and screening, among the many new protocols to be implemented

Vanderhoof Flying Club has acquired a public aviation fuel system

Northern Development Initiative Trust and Nechako-Kitamaat Development Society contributed towards the purchase.

New dog park in Vanderhoof

The park is located behind the Museum in the district.

Photos: Vanderhoof’s airshow society hosts successful regional event

Even though Vanderhoof’s International Airshow Society couldn’t host their show this year,…

2020 Fall Fair challenge awards local artisans

To keep the spirit of the Fall Fair alive this year, as…

District spent $25K upgrading council chambers to meet pandemic guidelines

No information was provided by the CAO in regard to whether the municipality will broadcast their meetings via audio or video as a result of this upgrade.

New community library aims to foster positive community feelings

Vanderhoof resident has set up a little library in front of her property at the end of Lebler Road.