Vanderhoof

Caleb Goncalves is helped off the ice in the first period. Goncalves would be taken out of the arena on a stretcher by paramedics. (Cassidy Dankochik Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Quesnel Kangroos defeat Nechako North Stars in home opener, player leaves arena on stretcher

Nechako’s Caleb Goncalves was taken out of the arena by paramedics after a first period injury.

 

Saik’uz First Nation held a news conference Friday, Oct. 15 declaring forest management in its territory must change immediately. (Saik’uz First Nation Facebook screen grab)

Saik’uz First Nation makes swift changes to forest management in its territory

“When you look out in our territory all I see is devastation,” said Chief Priscilla Mueller

 

Vanderhoof District Council, on Oct. 12, passed three readings of a bylaw amendment which will allow for greater transparency with public and media accessibility through online or electronic meetings and will permit council members to attend virtually. (Photo: supplied)
Vanderhoof District Council, on Oct. 12, passed three readings of a bylaw amendment which will allow for greater transparency with public and media accessibility through online or electronic meetings, and will permit council members to attend virtually. (Photo: supplied)

Vanderhoof District Council passed 1st, 2nd, 3rd bylaw reading to allow electronic meetings

Greater transparency with public and media access now permitted electronically

 

The Vanderhoof RCMP detachment serves Vanderhoof, Cluculz Lake, Stoney Creek and Bulkley-Nechako Regional District Electoral Area F. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Vanderhoof RCMP seek suspects in bear spray attack

Incident at Co-op Mall parking lot under investigation

The Vanderhoof RCMP detachment serves Vanderhoof, Cluculz Lake, Stoney Creek and Bulkley-Nechako Regional District Electoral Area F. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
This book was one of many items Walker Mooney accumulated as part of his father’s estate. (Gerry Thiessen Facebook photo)
This book was one of many items Walker Mooney accumulated as part of his father’s estate. (Gerry Thiessen Facebook photo)
Four Rivers Co-op staff Carter Wiebe (left) with Tristin Ellis, Lisa Bjerkness and Carson Baker mark this year’s National Day of Truth of Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day by wearing orange. (Aman Parhar photo)
Four Rivers Co-op staff Carter Wiebe (left) with Tristin Ellis, Lisa Bjerkness and Carson Baker mark this year’s National Day of Truth of Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day by wearing orange. (Aman Parhar photo)
A student walks off the bus at the Bancroft Elementary School in Montreal, on Monday, August 31, 2020. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson)

Several school buses cancelled in Vanderhoof

“Due to illness, we are short drivers.”

A student walks off the bus at the Bancroft Elementary School in Montreal, on Monday, August 31, 2020. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson)
Orange t-shirts hang infront of W.L. McLeod Elementary school in Vanderhoof. This project was undertaken to honour the first day of National Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. (Submitted photo)
Orange t-shirts hang infront of W.L. McLeod Elementary school in Vanderhoof. This project was undertaken to honour the first day of National Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. (Submitted photo)
RCMP crest (Black Press Media file photo)
RCMP crest (Black Press Media file photo)
Emergency crews attended a fire in Vanderhoof Thursday afternoon, Sept. 23, at Spruce Grove Mobile Park. (Aman Parhar photo)
Emergency crews attended a fire in Vanderhoof Thursday afternoon, Sept. 23, at Spruce Grove Mobile Park. (Aman Parhar photo)
Photograph taken during Vanderhoof Curling Club’s 2019 season. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Vanderhoof Curling Club ready to rock new season

Early registration held for 2021-22 curling season

Photograph taken during Vanderhoof Curling Club’s 2019 season. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Vanderhoof RCMP Detachment (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Vanderhoof RCMP Detachment (Rebecca Dyok photo)
B.C. Supreme Court in Prince George, B.C. (Google Maps)

Man found not criminally responsible in Vanderhoof homicide

Justin Johnston ordered detained at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

B.C. Supreme Court in Prince George, B.C. (Google Maps)
Homes overlooking the Nechako River in Vanderhoof (Rebecca Dyok photo)

UBCM delegates endorse Vanderhoof’s resolution on housing in rural B.C.

Housing shortages negatively affecting the economy

  • Sep 21, 2021
Homes overlooking the Nechako River in Vanderhoof (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Avery Togyi (left) is an honourary rider in this year’s Cops for Cancer Tour de North. Togyi, 7, is a three-time cancer survivor and had joined the riders for dinner in Vanderhoof on Friday, Sept. 17, with his parents and brother, Seb.

Vanderhoof cancer survivor meets with Cops for Cancer Tour de North riders

7-year-old Avery Togyi and family named honourary rider

Avery Togyi (left) is an honourary rider in this year’s Cops for Cancer Tour de North. Togyi, 7, is a three-time cancer survivor and had joined the riders for dinner in Vanderhoof on Friday, Sept. 17, with his parents and brother, Seb.
Megan Pinchin began her role as communications coordinator for the District of Vanderhoof on Tuesday, Sept. 7. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

District of Vanderhoof hires communications coordinator

Megan Pinchin says she is excited to be part of Vanderhoof

Megan Pinchin began her role as communications coordinator for the District of Vanderhoof on Tuesday, Sept. 7. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Paddlers celebrate Rivers Day in a shallow Nechako River in Vanderhoof on Sept. 22, 2019. The event this year has been canceled due to increasing COVID-19 infection rates in the local health area. (Aman Parhar photo)

River Days celebration cancelled in Vanderhoof as COVID-19 infection rates increase

Festival was planned to take place in Riverside Park on Sept. 25 and Sept. 26

Paddlers celebrate Rivers Day in a shallow Nechako River in Vanderhoof on Sept. 22, 2019. The event this year has been canceled due to increasing COVID-19 infection rates in the local health area. (Aman Parhar photo)
Grade 6 McLeod Cares Leaders spent their Sept. 1 preparing to welcome new students and kindergarteners to W.L. McLeod Elementary. (Photo submitted)

McLeod Cares Leaders welcome students to school

Students in Grade 6 team up with W.L McLeod Elementary newcomers

Grade 6 McLeod Cares Leaders spent their Sept. 1 preparing to welcome new students and kindergarteners to W.L. McLeod Elementary. (Photo submitted)
The Northern Capitals kick off their season with a tournament in Calgary. (Northern Capitals Facebook)

Northern Capitals name roster, kick off season with Calgary tournament

Players from Vanderhoof, Quesnel and Williams Lake are on the Female U18 AAA roster

The Northern Capitals kick off their season with a tournament in Calgary. (Northern Capitals Facebook)
Vanderhoof Tim Hortons owners Richard and Rashelle Martens with manager Morgan Macleod are excited to help support the St. John Hospital Auxiliary through this year’s annual Smile Cookie campaign. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Vanderhoof Tim Hortons owners Richard and Rashelle Martens with manager Morgan Macleod are excited to help support the St. John Hospital Auxiliary through this year’s annual Smile Cookie campaign. (Rebecca Dyok photo)