Marisca Bakker

Coast Mountain College to move primarily to online learning in the fall

Campuses to focus on distance learning wherever possible

Library accepts returns and offers take out service soon

Book worms can borrow items using the library's online catalogue

Restaurants grapple with reopening under new regulations

Some food establishments allowing for dine-in with social distancing in mind

Wild Bear Rescue nominated for five Leo Awards

Docu-series based at Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter near Smithers focuses on wildlife rescues

Bulkley River Flood Protection Improvement project begins

Village of Telkwa awarded the design and consulting aspect of the project

Lyme disease survivor trying to map out the tick borne illness in Smithers

Tim Tchida wants to raise awareness of ticks in the region

What day is it today?

Marisca looks for a reason to celebrate

Flower grower fights for the right to sell at farmers markets

Farmers markets were declared essential services, but only for food

Students and seniors stay connected amid pandemic

Walnut Park Grade 4 students are send letters and pictures to their senior pals at the Bulkley Lodge

Temporary event signs are not always so temporary

I saw the sign (even though I didn't want to) and it opened up my eyes, I saw the sign.

New group forms in Smithers to fight climate change

Members trying to reduce greenhouse gases locally

Telkwa hires new director of operations

Lev Hartfeil is excited about the Village's upcoming infrastructure projects.

Interest in food security growing

Sales for seeds up in Smithers

Learning to be careful posting photos online

Marisca ponders the problems with oversharing on social media

Smithers Golf and Country Club to open

Course will be open with precautions

No Fall Fair this year

The Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association cancels BVX because of COVID-19

Surprise birth of fox kits at Northern Lights Wildlife Shelter as season begins

Shelter getting ready for 2020 release of 36 bear cubs from last year under pandemic conditions

Testing turn around time for COVID-19 improves in the north

Province of BC and Northern Health field questions around the pandemic through a virtual town hall.

Schizophrenia Society reaching out in creative ways during pandemic

Local director worried people with mental illness or their caregivers may fall through the cracks