Vanderhoof

Nechako Valley Community Services Society held their brand unveiling on Oct. 9, 2019 at their Vanderhoof location. The organization is now called Connexus Community Resources. (Aman Parhar photo)

Connexus adpating their services to meet needs amidst COVID-19

Connexus Community Resources is open via phone, text, or video conferencing for…

Nechako Valley Community Services Society held their brand unveiling on Oct. 9, 2019 at their Vanderhoof location. The organization is now called Connexus Community Resources. (Aman Parhar photo)
Aerial view of the Nechako River in Vanderhoof. (File photo)

Vanderhoof has access to a water aerodrome again

Municipal council decomissioned the aerodrome last year citing liability concerns

Aerial view of the Nechako River in Vanderhoof. (File photo)
If you do not see your business on the list, please email manager@vanderhoofchamber.com. (Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce image). Click on the photo to enlarge.

Here’s what’s open in Vanderhoof

Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce is requesting the community to support local businesses…

If you do not see your business on the list, please email manager@vanderhoofchamber.com. (Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce image). Click on the photo to enlarge.
District of Vanderhoof municipal office. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

District warns residents of ‘fatbergs’ in a sewer advisory

The district of Vanderhoof is warning residents about not flushing down flushable wipes, paper towels, etc as they cause blockages in the sewer lines.

District of Vanderhoof municipal office. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
The District of Vanderhoof is asking businesses to hang this poster on their storefront windows for people to see as they walk by or enter the business. (Submitted photo)

District asking businesses to hang ‘social distancing’ posters

Purpose of the posters is to make customers aware of social distancing measures in effect.

The District of Vanderhoof is asking businesses to hang this poster on their storefront windows for people to see as they walk by or enter the business. (Submitted photo)
Four Rivers Co-op Facebook photo.

Four Rivers Co-op in Vanderhoof spending $6 M to upgrade their store

“It will be a modernized store that is here for a long time,” the co-operative’s general manager said.

Four Rivers Co-op Facebook photo.
(Black Press file photo)

February saw liquor offences top the list of crimes in Vanderhoof

Local mounties release monthly crime statistics for February 2020

(Black Press file photo)
Highway 16. Vanderhoof, B.C. (Aman Parhar photo)

Vanderhoof mayor expresses concern over Highway 16 road through town

Intersection of Highway 27 and 16 ‘a real potential problem’: Gerry Thiessen

Highway 16. Vanderhoof, B.C. (Aman Parhar photo)
Frozen 2 Jr by the Vanderhoof Children’s Theatre. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Photos: Vanderhoof Children’s Theatre production Frozen Jr.

The theatre group performed exceptionally well with the use of new props on stage for the first time

Frozen 2 Jr by the Vanderhoof Children’s Theatre. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Shown is the area affected by fire at the Stuart Nechako Manor on April 22. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Manor still under renovations with work to be completed by April this year, says offical

Vanderhoof municipal council is worried about seniors adjusting to renovations for the past 2 years, says Mayor.

Shown is the area affected by fire at the Stuart Nechako Manor on April 22. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Dawn Scott, Maddy’s mother at their house in Vanderhoof, B.C. (Aman Parhar photo)

Madison Scott’s mother hosts event to keep search for her missing daughter alive

Eight years ago, the Vanderhoof teenager disappeared, and the RCMP continue to chase leads

Dawn Scott, Maddy’s mother at their house in Vanderhoof, B.C. (Aman Parhar photo)
“I will be using the pool and I am excited about this. I will be coming to use the pool often. I really like swimming.” Hailey Gull. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Are you looking forward to using the Vanderhoof Aquatic Centre?

Weekly streeter of the week question for Vanderhoof residents

  • Jan 26, 2019
“I will be using the pool and I am excited about this. I will be coming to use the pool often. I really like swimming.” Hailey Gull. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Lori Egli is the new Chief Administrative Officer for the District of Vanderhoof. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)

Vanderhoof has a new CAO

Lori Egli is the new CAO for the District and is looking forward to working with the community

  • Jan 20, 2019
Lori Egli is the new Chief Administrative Officer for the District of Vanderhoof. (Aman Parhar/Omineca Express)
Vanderhoof wants emergency social services centre, not their decision to make

Vanderhoof wants emergency social services centre, not their decision to make

12 Fort St. James hospital patients are relocated

Vanderhoof wants emergency social services centre, not their decision to make
Rocky days ahead for Vanderhoof

Rocky days ahead for Vanderhoof

But sometimes rocky days are the best days

Rocky days ahead for Vanderhoof