Catherine Matheson

Telkwa council considers filing human rights case against Province

The Village of Telkwa council may take the unprecedented step of filing a human rights complaint against the Province and ICBC.

Family speaks out after Smithers fentanyl overdose death

The mother and grandmother of a fentanyl overdose victim hope others will heed the lethal dangers lurking in drug use.

Gitxsan community alarmed over leaked LNG agreement with the Province

Some Gitxsan leaders admitted they have signed draft LNG agreements with the Province and industry at a meeting Oct.18

Telkwa Council furious with ICBC

Telkwa residents are paying significantly higher vehicle insurance rates than Smithers residents.

‘Wild west’ of pot regulation leaves bad smell

South Hazelton residents say a personal use medicinal marijuana grow-op is stinking up the neighbourhood, and nobody seems to have answers.

Smithers council takes heat over ‘lonely sidewalk’

About 60 people attended a public meeting to question Smithers council about its sidewalk bylaw Thursday afternoon.

Smithers business on hook for lonely sidewalk

Some business owners are calling for changes to the Smithers sidewalk bylaw after a sidewalk to nowhere was built on Frontage Road.

Lukewarm reception for murdered and missing inquiry

Director of Child and Family Services for Carrier Sekani urges continued community vigilance as inquiry finds its footing

Slow start for Hazelton recycling

New Hazelton’s new garbage pick up and recycling program was being used by only about 34 per cent of residents.

Employees locked out of GGC office

When Diane McRae was called urgently into her office on a Thursday in late June, she and two co-workers were in for a shock.

The evolution of a resistance movement

Part one of Catherine Matheson's report from the Unist'ot'en camp on the Morice River set up to stop all pipeline construction.

Council approves Farmers’ Market permit for Houston Link to Learning

Houston Link to Learning held its first Farmers’ Market at Steelhead Park on Friday, June 10.

Houston mayor says town will get new grocery store, hopefully soon

The doors are open until later this month, but apparently there will be no new food shipments coming into the SuperValu in Houston.

Houston councillors attend regional, provincial, national conferences

Some Houston councillors have been traveling, and they reported their findings at the June 7 Houston council meeting.