Marisca Bakker

Kettle campaign delayed, kicks off Nov. 27

Salvation Army's annual fundraiser to look different this year, thanks to COVID, tap option available

Let’s not drag this COVID thing out

Marisca gets on board with mask-wearing and hopes other valley residents will do the same

Telkwa awards contract for backup power for new wastewater project

Almost $113,000 contract for the lift stations' backup generator supply goes to Cummins

The legend of Simon Gunanoot to be turned into a series

Producer hoping to film in the Hazelton region

Annual Business and Community Awards to be presented virtually

The Chamber of Commerce says this year it is more important than ever to celebrate business

A slight shift in thinking

Marisca realizes she gets to do things with her child, she doesn't have to do them

BVCS X-Country Fun Run. (Marisca Bakker photo)

BVCS X-Country Fun Run

Bulkley Valley Christian School held its annual cross country fun run on Oct. 29 at Riverside Park.

BVCS X-Country Fun Run. (Marisca Bakker photo)
The Sticky Files.

Getting used to the new normal

Marisca hopes some pandemic attitudes go away while others stick around

The Sticky Files.
Mz. Polly Tooshin, who has also be known as former Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen, was awarded the prize of Mz. Industrious as top fundraiser in 2018. (File photo)

Mz. Judged latest victim to fall to COVID

Ladies' high heels in larger sizes at local second hand stores are safe for now

Mz. Polly Tooshin, who has also be known as former Telkwa Mayor Darcy Repen, was awarded the prize of Mz. Industrious as top fundraiser in 2018. (File photo)
Telkwa Village Office sign.

New subdivision for Telkwa in the works

Developer asks for amendements to bylaws to build a new subdivision in in Tower Road neighbourhood

Telkwa Village Office sign.
The Woodland Ice Rink.

Telkwa hoping for grant money to repair rink

Village has applied for federal gas tax grant to renovate the Woodland Park Rink

The Woodland Ice Rink.
A grizzly that was spotted near Newens Road in Smithers has been captured, tagged and relocated. (photo from Facebook)

Dohler Flats grizzly relocated by Smithers COs

The four-year-old male was relocated a couple of hours south of Houston

A grizzly that was spotted near Newens Road in Smithers has been captured, tagged and relocated. (photo from Facebook)
Gladys Atrill (Walter Joseph photo)

Atrill becomes only second female mayor of Smithers

The new mayor reflects on Carole Young, the first woman to hold the job back in 1993

Gladys Atrill (Walter Joseph photo)
Woman getting flu shot

Flu vaccine available soon at public health clinics

Northern Health advising everyone over the age of 6 months to roll up their sleeves

Woman getting flu shot
Marisca

Now is not the time for a federal election

Is the government sending mixed messages, telling Canadans to stay home but going out to vote is OK?

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Telkwa Fire Department.

Repairs to fire hall in Telkwa complete

Firefighters resume pre-COVID-19 activities

Telkwa Fire Department.
Fakundo Gaseiazoro was the main painter for the redecoration of the skateboard park as part of the Go Skateboarding event last week.

Design for skateboard park unveiled at Smithers council

Smithers council on board with new design of park

Fakundo Gaseiazoro was the main painter for the redecoration of the skateboard park as part of the Go Skateboarding event last week.
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New hospital check-in app safe, easy and fast

Marisca tries out a new app to avoid waiting in line at the hospital

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Telkwa council is currently meeting in an unfinished section of the municipal building. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Pandemic pushes Telkwa to renovate council chambers earlier than anticipated

Council awards contract to give new meeting room a facelift ahead of schedule

Telkwa council is currently meeting in an unfinished section of the municipal building. (Marisca Bakker photo)
Village of Telkwa (File photo)

Telkwa not increasing bylaw officer’s hours

Director of Finance thinks enough time is spent patrolling the village and responding to complaints

Village of Telkwa (File photo)