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A nurse looks out the window in the ICU at the Humber River Hospital in Toronto. A B.C. nurse was handed a two-week suspension Aug. 3 for neglecting a resident. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

B.C. nurse suspended for ignoring call bell of resident who subsequently died

Fort St. John woman will also undergoing ethics training

 

The Snowbirds are the military aerobatics flight demonstration team of the Royal Canadian Air Force. (Submitted photo)

Snowbirds pilot unharmed after crashing aircraft in Northern B.C.

Cause of crash at North Peace Regional Airport under investigation

 

Access helicopters transported Bella Coola Valley Search and Rescue members to a remote area near Mount Waddington to rescue two hikers July 29. (Photo submitted)

Hikers rescued off B.C.’s ‘Mystery Mountain’ after falling rock strikes one

Injured hiker began bleeding profusely at 11,000 feet up Mount Waddington Friday

 

A Prince George RCMP officer shot a man who was in their custody after an altercation occurred July 11. (Black Press Media file photo)

Prince George cop shoots arrestee during altercation at detachment

Police watchdog investigating after man sustained serious injuries

A Prince George RCMP officer shot a man who was in their custody after an altercation occurred July 11. (Black Press Media file photo)
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Prince George to shut down only 24-hour vet clinic in northern B.C., citing staff shortages

Prince George closing overnight vet care over staffing shortages

  • Jun 23, 2022
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The Independent Investigations Office of B.C. chose not to recommend charges against Prince George RCMP officers after a man they arrested was left in a cell overnight with a broken hip. (Black Press Media file photo)

No charges for cops, guards after B.C. man with broken hip left ‘screaming’ in cell overnight

Prison guard described by colleague as motivated by ‘revenge’

The Independent Investigations Office of B.C. chose not to recommend charges against Prince George RCMP officers after a man they arrested was left in a cell overnight with a broken hip. (Black Press Media file photo)
On the Trail to Find Maddy Poker Ride saw approximately 350 participants. More photos continued on page 7. (Submitted photo)
On the Trail to Find Maddy Poker Ride saw approximately 350 participants. More photos continued on page 7. (Submitted photo)
Margaret Gooding has won $2 million through the BC/49 draw on May 21. (Submitted photo)

Nechako Lakes resident wins $2 million lottery using “meaningful” numbers

Margaret Gooding has been playing with the same numbers for 21 years

Margaret Gooding has won $2 million through the BC/49 draw on May 21. (Submitted photo)
Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce President Lesley Chaisson said there is a staffing and employee crisis in Vanderhoof and beyond. (Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce/website)

2022 Vanderhoof Trade Show cancelled

Northwest businesses experiencing staffing “crisis”: Chamber president

  • May 26, 2022
Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce President Lesley Chaisson said there is a staffing and employee crisis in Vanderhoof and beyond. (Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce/website)
Second annual Share the Love Day celebrated by SD91. (Submitted photo)

May 17 anti-LGTBQ+ protest does not represent Vanderhoof: Mayor Thiessen

Community rallies to support Share the Love Day

  • May 21, 2022
Second annual Share the Love Day celebrated by SD91. (Submitted photo)
There is a $100,000 reward for any tip that leads to finding Madison Scott.

“We are not stopping our search until she comes home”: Madison Scott missing for 11 years

Scott’s disappearance from Vanderhoof may be the result of foul play, RCMP say

There is a $100,000 reward for any tip that leads to finding Madison Scott.
Elders Peggy Murdock, Doreen Austin and Rose Campbell led the rally in Fort St. James for Red Dress Day. (Photo by Davis Monk)

Red Dress Day held in Vanderhoof and Fort St. James

Red Dress Day is the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirited people in Canada

Elders Peggy Murdock, Doreen Austin and Rose Campbell led the rally in Fort St. James for Red Dress Day. (Photo by Davis Monk)
The 62-acre island north of Fort St. James is selling for $319,000. (Submitted photo)

‘Rare’ private island up for sale north of Fort St. James

An entire island in the Nation Lakes north of Fort St. James is selling for just over $300,000

The 62-acre island north of Fort St. James is selling for $319,000. (Submitted photo)
Jeff Craig, Julie Hodson and Sasha Striegler Iannone at the Home Hardware store in Vanderhoof on Wednesday, Feb. 23. (Photo by Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Omineca Express)

Public outcry after anti-mask incident at Vanderhoof Home Hardware

Residents call for end to ‘harassment’ by anti-COVID mandate activists

Jeff Craig, Julie Hodson and Sasha Striegler Iannone at the Home Hardware store in Vanderhoof on Wednesday, Feb. 23. (Photo by Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Omineca Express)
Protesters against COVID mandates gather in front of Ace Hardware in Fort St. James. (Photo by Michael Bramadat-Willcock)

UPDATE: Fort St. James mayor among Freedom Convoy donors

Data breach shows extent of donations to Freedom Convoy movement

Protesters against COVID mandates gather in front of Ace Hardware in Fort St. James. (Photo by Michael Bramadat-Willcock)
Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce conducted a survey to understand the impact the public health order around vaccine cards had on local businesses, as well as the needs of business owners. (File photo)

Vanderhoof chamber brings business walk recommendations to district council

The Chamber of Commerce is pushing for new shop local initiatives after local business consultation

Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce conducted a survey to understand the impact the public health order around vaccine cards had on local businesses, as well as the needs of business owners. (File photo)
Vanderhoof Bears under 15 team photo. (Photo by Wallace Studios)

‘A special group of kids’: Vanderhoof to host BC minor hockey championship

The team is excited for friends and family to watch their biggest games

Vanderhoof Bears under 15 team photo. (Photo by Wallace Studios)
Student works on technology project at iCubed summit. (File photo)

Online summit helps northern B.C. youth become entrepreneurs

Summit connects youth around the province to brainstorm local innovation

Student works on technology project at iCubed summit. (File photo)
Kameron Shoesmith plays PGSS at Masich Place Stadium during his 2019 season. (Photo courtesy Kameron Shoesmith)

Vanderhoof wide receiver Kameron Shoesmith lands first commit to Kodiaks

Shoesmith brings high energy to CJFL expansion for Prince George

Kameron Shoesmith plays PGSS at Masich Place Stadium during his 2019 season. (Photo courtesy Kameron Shoesmith)
Lejac residential school on the shore of Fraser Lake. (National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation photo)

Family honour Mary John Sr. on Lejac residential school centennial

First Nations leader was taken to Lejac 100 years ago

Lejac residential school on the shore of Fraser Lake. (National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation photo)