Local News

Gun, drugs and cash seized in arrest of alleged B.C. fentanyl dealer

Vancouver Island man Brent Connors is facing nine charges in relation to investigation

Smithers RCMP commander Rob Mitchell gets promotion

As of June 15 Mitchell is the District Advisory NCO (DANCO) for the Kitimat/Stikine region.

Cache Creek Elementary School wins $100,000 in playground improvements

The school was one of three winners in the BCAA Play Here initiative.

Port of Prince Rupert names Shaun Stevenson as new CEO

Stevenson has worked for the port for 21 years as vice president of trade development

Lions Club supports Better at Home programs

Club was instrumental in bringing Better at Home to the community.

New community paramedic is no stranger to the area

Philip Schuberg is looking forward to his new role helping residents with their health care needs.

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Justin Trudeau condemns U.S. child migrant separation policy
Trudeau won't 'play politics' on U.S. migrant children policy

Harmony Bell is waiting to ring for world peace

Ashcroft’s newest artwork sprang from the community.

Ashcroft Hell Climb is more than just a bike ride

The annual ride has come by its name honestly.

Mosquitoes are back, and in larger numbers than usual

A few simple steps can reduce the menace of potentially harmful bugs.

Two local mines take top honours in rescue competition

New Afton and Highland Valley Copper were winners in their respective divisions.

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Local News Briefs: WRAPS auditioning for next play

Plus a movie, a concert, an AGM, mine tours, and much more.

Walhachin cenotaph honours the town’s soldiers

The more than 100 men who fought in World War I now commemorated by new memorial.

New Ashcroft water treatment plant breaks ground

It’s been 10 years in the making, but work is now starting on new plant.

Clinton Community Forest presentation answers questions, awards grants

More than $90,000 distributed to local organizations and the Village of Clinton.

  • Jun 19th, 2018

New urgent primary care facility in Kamloops will serve entire region

Clinic at Royal Inland Hospital will relieve pressure on emergency department.

Comings and Goings on in Spences Bridge

Soup day and bingo are ending for the summer, but Desert Daze is coming soon, better than ever.

  • Jun 12th, 2018

New Gold Rush Trail quest rolled out

Augmented reality quest goes from Vancouver to Barkerville and takes in more thn 200 missions.

Local business favourites honoured at symposium

Participants in survey were asked to name favourite Gold Country eateries, markets, and more.

Volunteers help out at Timmies Camp Day

Proceeds from coffee sales at all Tim Hortons outlets on June 6 will go to send kids to camp.

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Social media workshop designed to help busineses

Participants will learn how to get the most from social media and maximize exposure.

  • Jun 12th, 2018