Vanderhoof

Leigh Hunsinger-Chang of Prince George has announced her intention to run as the Green Party candidate for the Cariboo-Prince George riding in this year’s federal election. (Photo submitted)
Leigh Hunsinger-Chang of Prince George has announced her intention to run as the Green Party candidate for the Cariboo-Prince George riding in this year’s federal election. (Photo submitted)
McDonald’s has confirmed it will be coming to Vanderhoof. (Aman Parhar photo)
McDonald’s has confirmed it will be coming to Vanderhoof. (Aman Parhar photo)
Motocross pro riders jumped as high as 75-feet at the Nechako Valley Exhibition Grounds in Vanderhoof. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Free style motocross riders wow Vanderhoofians

2-hour shows held Friday and Saturday

Motocross pro riders jumped as high as 75-feet at the Nechako Valley Exhibition Grounds in Vanderhoof. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Sylvia Byron, with Mia Moutray, Michelle Roberge, Tom Clement and Wendy Clement at Ferland Park listening, learning and sharing dialogue on the 94 calls to action offered by the TRC. (Aman Parhar photo)
Sylvia Byron, with Mia Moutray, Michelle Roberge, Tom Clement and Wendy Clement at Ferland Park listening, learning and sharing dialogue on the 94 calls to action offered by the TRC. (Aman Parhar photo)
Jutta Schoenhardt spent her weekend visiting farmers’ markets in Quesnel and McLeese Lake on August 21 and 22. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Community Builder: Jutta Schoenhardt, Vanderhoof Farmers’ Market manager

Local manager serving as regional coordinator for nutrition coupon program

Jutta Schoenhardt spent her weekend visiting farmers’ markets in Quesnel and McLeese Lake on August 21 and 22. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau (CPAC)

Trudeau requests election, Cariboo-Prince George Conservative, NDP candidates react

Todd Doherty and Audrey McKinnon critical of Trudeau’s timing

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau (CPAC)
RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)

Vanderhoof police look for woman seen with a weapon on Riverview Drive

Suspected stolen weapon located at small camp near river: RCMP

RCMP crest. (Black Press Media files)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

COVID-19 exposure identified at Vanderhoof Aquatic Centre

Swimming lessons cancelled until Aug. 15

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
A black bear is seen near Lake Louise, Alberta. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)
A black bear is seen near Lake Louise, Alberta. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)
It was a fun morning at the Vanderhoof Public Library where 23 people watched Canada win gold in women’s soccer at the Tokyo Games Friday, August 6. (Shannon Himmelright photo)
It was a fun morning at the Vanderhoof Public Library where 23 people watched Canada win gold in women’s soccer at the Tokyo Games Friday, August 6. (Shannon Himmelright photo)
Gerald Pinchbeck started his first day as chief administrative officer for the District of Vanderhoof on Tuesday, August 3, (Photo submitted)
Gerald Pinchbeck started his first day as chief administrative officer for the District of Vanderhoof on Tuesday, August 3, (Photo submitted)
EAPD coaches Rayna Thiessen with KoKo (left) and Marie Thiessen and Cisco. Haven Equine Assisted Learning and Wellness Center in Vanderhoof hopes to launch programs for youth and women by early September. (Braeden Thiessen photo)
EAPD coaches Rayna Thiessen with KoKo (left) and Marie Thiessen and Cisco. Haven Equine Assisted Learning and Wellness Center in Vanderhoof hopes to launch programs for youth and women by early September. (Braeden Thiessen photo)
Ken Young said in the past 19 years the Integris Community Foundation has invested over $1-million in the community of Vanderhoof and region. (Aman Parhar photo)

Fundraising campaign put in motion for cardiac ultrasound machine at Vanderhoof hospital

Integris Credit Union donates $50,000 in honour of Rosalie Nichiporuk

Ken Young said in the past 19 years the Integris Community Foundation has invested over $1-million in the community of Vanderhoof and region. (Aman Parhar photo)
Ashi’s Rasoi butter chicken and non-dairy butter chicken authentic masala blends hit Vanderhoof store shelves earlier this month at the Co-op Food Store and Jim’s Your Independent Grocer. (Asha Dhak photo)
Ashi’s Rasoi butter chicken and non-dairy butter chicken authentic masala blends hit Vanderhoof store shelves earlier this month at the Co-op Food Store and Jim’s Your Independent Grocer. (Asha Dhak photo)
District of Vanderhoof municipal office. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

District of Vanderhoof appoints new deputy corporate officer

Former Fort St James District local government intern began role earlier this month

District of Vanderhoof municipal office. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
The Vanderhoof Fire Department responded to a hayfield fire Tuesday, July 7. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
The Vanderhoof Fire Department responded to a hayfield fire Tuesday, July 7. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
(Wallace Studios photo)

Showing Solidarity Through Art: Residents honour indigenous voices on Canada Day

Art night hosted July 1 from 6-8 p.m. at Riverside Park to show solidarity as a community

  • Jul 6, 2021
(Wallace Studios photo)
Vanderhoof’s pool updated their capacity to 220 people due to change in COVID-19 restrictions. (Ema Peter photo)

Vanderhoof Aquatic Centre struggles to keep cool in early summer heat

It was more than just air conditioners at Vanderhoof homes that could…

Vanderhoof’s pool updated their capacity to 220 people due to change in COVID-19 restrictions. (Ema Peter photo)
District of Vanderhoof municipal office. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
District of Vanderhoof municipal office. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)