Marisca Bakker

Draft evacuation guide drawn up for the Village of Telkwa

Guide is in response to the Province trying to prepare communities better for emergencies.

Family planning is personal

Marisca discusses why it is never a good idea to ask a woman if she is pregnant

Greens Superintendent leaving Smithers Golf and Country Club

Steve Kerbrat moving after taking care of the golf course for more than a total of 25 years

RDBN’s Director of Environmental Services ready to retire

Rory McKenzie has worked for the RDBN for almost 20 years.

It’s not hard to be kind

Marisca talks ways to end bullying

The good, the bad and the odd for Smithers in the provinical budget

Acting Mayor Gladys Atrill and a local financial planner break down the budget

Curl BC honours Smithers Curling Club volunteers

Gord and Debbie Judzentis and David Mould recognized for their work

Flu levels remain elevated

Early 2020 infection rate higher than median

Hazelton Minor Hockey gets new jerseys as league expands

The association raised $20,000 for jerseys to celebrate the village's new arena

Telkwa council meeting cancelled

Not enough councillors showed up to Tuesday's meeting

To shield or not to shield young children from the news

Marisca talks the ups and downs of discussing world events with kids

Bulkley Valley farmers welcome proposed changes to ALR

Province asking for input on increasing flexibility for secondary residences on farm land

Creative Roots Company Showcase

Creative Roots Performing Arts is hosted a company showcase in Smithers on Feb. 8 before kicking off their competition season.

Pipeline poll

Canadians are divided on support for the Coastal GasLink project

Protecting my children with vaccines

Marisca talks the importance of being immunized

Hazelton taxi company eyes expansion into Smithers

Thunderbird Taxi not yet licensed to operate in Smithers but getting plenty of calls for service

Cracking the code on screen time

Marisca unwillingly looks into why screen time for children is bad

Dancers to showcase their skills before swinging into competition season

Creative Roots Performing Arts is hosting a music and dance fundraiser on Saturday

Telkwa students want to save the bees

Grade 3/4 class propose to build a garden near the Telkwa Reading Room

Telkwa talks trees

Village to apply for grant money through BC Hydro to pay for new trees to be planted by the cemetery