Heather Norman

West Fraser announces temporary production curtailments in five northern BC mills

Mills in Quesnel, Williams Lake, Smithers, Fraser Lake and Chetwynd will be affected

Convicted animal abuser Catherine Adams to return to B.C. court in July

Catherine Adams is under a 20-year ban on owning animals, from a 2015 sentence in Smithers

Convicted animal abuser to return to B.C. court May 21

Catherine Jessica Adams is facing a breach of probation charge

B.C. mayor quits Facebook, says it reduces discussions to ‘schoolyard slurs and bullying’

Bob Simpson wrote about his decision on the city’s website

Fundraiser started for family of Northern B.C. teen with lung cancer

Sienna Clement was diagnosed with lung cancer on Dec. 18

Students at Cariboo school remember missing, murdered women with interactive shoe memorial

Display honoured those killed at École Polytechnique as well as Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women

Nechako Watershed Roundtable seeks to open wildfire dialogue with province

The group sent the B.C. government a statement of concern in October

Cariboo company building second net-zero energy home in Northern B.C.

Quesnel’s Icon Homes is working to determine best methods for building in the north

Five local kids take dream trip to Disneyland

The trip was funded by Dreams Take Flight

Nak’azdli Health Centre to receive $75,000 grant to fight overdose crisis

The grant will allow organization to introduce new programs for addicts and their families

SD91 trustee election results are in

Several new faces have been elected to the position of school board trustee

A handy guide to the local municipal election

How and where to vote locally, plus links to candidate profiles

Bev Playfair is running for mayor

Playfair wants to focus on health care, education and supporting local industry and businesses

District counicllor Brenda Gouglas is running for mayor

Gouglas has served 10 years as a councillor, and wants continuity for the incoming council

Russel Gingrich is running for mayor

Gingrich has served nine years on council previously, four of them as mayor

Jennifer Howell is running for district council

Howell wants to give Fort St. James residents a voice on district council

Dave Birdi is running for re-election

The president of the Fort St. James TV and Radio Society wants to focus on economic diversification

EDITORIAL: How we cover the municipal election

The Caledonia Courier explains the process to keep our election coverage as fair as possible

Hereditary Nak’azdli chief Pete Erickson is running for district council

Erickson would like to bridge the gap between the district and the local First Nation community