Local News

United Steelworkers strike hits Vavenby

Union members say wages for workers aren’t keeping up with inflation

Argo crews shift into winter road maintenance

Argo Road Maintenance ready for winter on North Thompson Highways

  • Dec 6, 2018
video
Aunts praise Jayme Closs' strength, power
Splatsin rally
Truck drivers weigh in on Highway 1 closure near Revelstoke
Winter storm warning for B.C. Highways

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

Conifex announces a temporary curtailment in operations at Fort St. James mill

Between 180 and 200 people will be affected by the curtailment for at least four weeks

Prime Minister to visit Tsilhqot’in title lands

Justin Trudeau expected to personally exonerate hanged war chiefs on title lands

Tolko to curtail operations at Northern B.C. mill

100 employees to be directly affected by the decision at Quesnel’s Quest Wood Lumber Mill

Shuswap plane missing since 1987 discovered near Clearwater

A family finally has closure after a plane missing since 1987 was discovered in the Clearwater B.C.

VIDEO: Injured B.C. bear cub rescued Thanksgiving weekend

Conservation officer and bear expert urge residents to better manage attractants

Steelworkers union issues strike notice affecting 1,500 mill workers in northern B.C.

Forestry workers across region would be affected if strike goes ahead

Expect unpredictable road conditions this long weekend, says ICBC

On average, four people are killed and 650 people are injured in 2,100 crashes in B.C. this weekend

Canadian tobacco exec pushes back against vaping health concerns

A warning from Interior Health about the unknown health risks of vaping is getting a partial rebuke

B.C. parents leery of HPV cervical cancer vaccine

Provincial registration uptake among lowest in Canada

Clearwater RCMP report

Police responded to 54 calls for service over the past week.

  • Sep 13, 2018

E-cigarette health hazards remain unknown

Interior Health says vaping not safe alternative to cigarettes

Teacher up for Premier’s Awards of Excellence in Education

Blue River Elementary School’s Maymie Tegart nominated for Outstanding New Teacher

New B.C. party looks to represent rural voters in next election

Houston councillor Jonathan Van Barneveld says party will be a ‘relentless voice’ for rural towns

Photo of BC Wildfire Service unit gets thousands of reactions on Facebook

The BC Wildfire Service’s Stormriders have been battling the Shovel Lake wildfire