Jerome Turner

Gitanyow territory closed to hunting

Moose population decline cited as reason: Gitanyow wildlife officer

Marijuana campaign may rise from the ashes: Greene

The future of the Sensible BC petition is now up in the air, but the campaign may not require a second run.

Residents voice opposition to pipeline

More than 100 people attended a meeting July 25 to hear Enbridge representatives give a presentation on the Northern Gateway project.

UPDATE: Gitxsan food fishery closure imminent

The Gitksan Watershed Authority is urging an immediate closure of food fishing on the Skeena River to ensure future stock returns.

IIO informs public about its mandate and future

The Smithers Chamber of Commerce welcomed members of the Independent Investigation Office of B.C. last Thursday with a luncheon.

Open house sparks community education: TransCanada reps visit Hazelton to discuss future

Two events educating the public about TransCanada’s proposed Prince Rupert Gas Transmission project were in Hazelton last week.

Seinfeld entertains northwest at CN Centre

Jerry Seinfeld descended on Prince George last Thursday slinging his particular brand of observational humour.

Crown drops charge against Wilson

Lena Wilson no longer has a charge against her, but remains in pursuit of filing charges against the RCMP.

Huynh thrown by IOC decision

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted in a secret ballot to put wrestling on the chopping block in the 2020 Olympics.

Spartans prep for zones

The Hazelton secondary school senior boys’ basketball team went 0-2 in a Houston play-day last Saturday.

Family Literacy Day held at NWCC

Hazelton held several events for Family Literacy Day (Jan. 27) on Jan. 24.

Vandals break in and trash house on outskirts of Smithers

Owners of a cabin west of Smithers had their holiday cut short last March when word arrived their cabin was destroyed during a house party.

CJ not just a troubled youth

Family and friends say there is so much more to CJ than the thumbnail sketch provided by the RCMP>

Staff Sgt. Marshall brings change to CPO

RCMP staff sergeant, Kirsten Marshall plans to make the Smithers’ Community Policing Office (CPO) more efficient.

Leuenberger asks for cash credit

Susan Gail Leuenberger of Houston will pay a maximum of $638,991.10 to Kyah Industries Ltd. (KIL).

Moricetown’s Kyahwood named community business of the year

Kyahwood Forest Products received recognition at the B.C. Aboriginal Business Awards’ Gala for the community owned business of the year.

Black Goose inquiry keeps audit alive

Hazelton RCMP are interviewing individuals involved with the failed, Gitxsan-Treaty-Society-funded, Black Goose investment of $1 million.

Derrick earns Jubilee Medal

RCMP Const. Troy Derrick is one of the latest recipients of the Diamond Jubilee medal.

Leuenberger guilty of theft and fraud

Susan Leuenberger was found guilty of theft over $5,000, fraud over $5,000, and making false entry in an accounting journal.