Vanderhoof

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)
Vanderhoof and District 4-H held their annual achievement days at the Nechako Valley Exhibition Grounds from Wednesday, August 18 to Saturday, August 21. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Vanderhoof and District 4-H held their annual achievement days at the Nechako Valley Exhibition Grounds from Wednesday, August 18 to Saturday, August 21. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Dignitaries gathered outside the College of New Caledonia’s new campus in Vanderhoof on Thursday, August 26. (Aman Parhar photo)
Dignitaries gathered outside the College of New Caledonia’s new campus in Vanderhoof on Thursday, August 26. (Aman Parhar photo)
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)