Vanderhoof

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)
Phil Bouwman with his niece Claire Hauf, 5, explore some of the aircraft on display at the Vanderhoof Airport on Saturday, Sept. 11. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Vanderhoof Airport on full display at Airport Day

Airport Day made a landing Saturday, Sept. 11

Phil Bouwman with his niece Claire Hauf, 5, explore some of the aircraft on display at the Vanderhoof Airport on Saturday, Sept. 11. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Hill Stop Truck and Car Wash owners Wes and Teri Neufeld with their niece Hailey Gaul hosted a fundraiser for Mark Schwartz and his family on Saturday, Sept. 11. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Vanderhoof car wash owners host fundraiser for man needing double lung transplant

More than $5,200 raised for Mark Schwartz and family

Hill Stop Truck and Car Wash owners Wes and Teri Neufeld with their niece Hailey Gaul hosted a fundraiser for Mark Schwartz and his family on Saturday, Sept. 11. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Todd Doherty is seeking a third term as MP in the Cariboo-Prince George riding. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo -Williams Lake Tribune)

Election 2021 Cariboo-Prince George Q&A: Todd Doherty, Conservative Party of Canada

We asked the candidates four questions, here are Doherty’s answers

  • Sep 12, 2021
Todd Doherty is seeking a third term as MP in the Cariboo-Prince George riding. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo -Williams Lake Tribune)
This year’s Thanksgiving Food Drive in Vanderhoof will be held Saturday, Sept. 25. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

BC Thanksgiving Food Drive to return to Vanderhoof

Non-perishable food donations to support NeighbourLink

This year’s Thanksgiving Food Drive in Vanderhoof will be held Saturday, Sept. 25. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
The Vanderhoof RCMP detachment serves Vanderhoof, Cluculz Lake, Stoney Creek and Bulkley-Nechako Regional District Electoral Area F. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
The Vanderhoof RCMP detachment serves Vanderhoof, Cluculz Lake, Stoney Creek and Bulkley-Nechako Regional District Electoral Area F. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Vanderhoof Airport provides charter, medevac and private air service to the region. (District of Vanderhoof photo)

Airport Day ready to make a landing in Vanderhoof

A behind the scene look at airport facilities for families will take place on Sept. 11

Vanderhoof Airport provides charter, medevac and private air service to the region. (District of Vanderhoof photo)
Henry Thiessen is the Christian Heritage Party of Canada's candidate in the Cariboo Prince George riding. (Photo submitted)

Christian Heritage Party candidate hails from Vanderhoof

He spent 34 years as a helicopter pilot and travelled all over

Henry Thiessen is the Christian Heritage Party of Canada's candidate in the Cariboo Prince George riding. (Photo submitted)
Jeremy Gustafson is the People’s Party of Candidate in the Cariboo Prince George riding. (Photo submitted)

Cariboo-Prince George People’s Party of Canada candidate moved to Horsefly two months ago

After reading the PPC platform Gustafson said he became convinced it was the party for him

Jeremy Gustafson is the People’s Party of Candidate in the Cariboo Prince George riding. (Photo submitted)
A video of two RCMP officers dancing outside of 7-Eleven in Vanderhoof by Ada Madam has received more than 10,000 views on Facebook as of Wednesday, September 1. (Facebook image)

Video of dancing cops in Vanderhoof goes viral

“It just lightened all of our moods.”

A video of two RCMP officers dancing outside of 7-Eleven in Vanderhoof by Ada Madam has received more than 10,000 views on Facebook as of Wednesday, September 1. (Facebook image)
Pietro Adamo (pictured) succumbed to his injuries on October 15, 2020 after an alleged assault at a residential complex in Houston. Nearly a year later, RCMP announced Devin Joseph of Vanderhoof has been arrested on manslaughter charges. (RCMP handout photo)

Vanderhoof man charged in 2020 Houston homicide

Devin Joseph facing manslaughter charges for the death of Pietro Adamo

Pietro Adamo (pictured) succumbed to his injuries on October 15, 2020 after an alleged assault at a residential complex in Houston. Nearly a year later, RCMP announced Devin Joseph of Vanderhoof has been arrested on manslaughter charges. (RCMP handout photo)
Kiah Friesen, Michelle Byers and Jasmin Campbell welcome visitors to the Fall Fair Fun held at the Vanderhoof Farmers’ Market on Monday evening, August 23. (Photo submitted)
Kiah Friesen, Michelle Byers and Jasmin Campbell welcome visitors to the Fall Fair Fun held at the Vanderhoof Farmers’ Market on Monday evening, August 23. (Photo submitted)