Marisca Bakker

Brad Layton reflects on first year as Telkwa mayor

This past year has seen the start of water upgrades and some turnover on council

Cycle 16 nears membership goal

Membership is up to 800 for the society that wants to build a bike path from Telkwa to Smithers

Is volunteerism waning in rural B.C.?

People volunteering for local initiatives is imperative; Marisca hopes young people step up

Hudson Bay Mountain Resort opens Nov. 22

A lot of snow has already accumulated on the Smithers ski hill

Telkwa business owner acclaimed to council

The Village will not need a byelection because only one person put his name forward

Turning the lights off on daylight savings time

Marisca advocates to scrap the seasonal time change

Alex Cuba kicking off tour in Smithers

Latin Grammy award-winning musician to play Della Herman Theatre Nov. 1

Annual Halloween Party at the Smithers Library

Little ghosts and goblins filled the library for spooky stories, games and candy

Not going to sugarcoat it, treats aren’t treats anymore

Marisca is trying to keep her kid's hands out of the cookie jar

Tour of the cemetery tells tales of past residents

Fifth annual cemetery walk hosted by the BV Musuem.

Water safe following attempted break-in at reservoir

Recently, two people tried to break into Telkwa's water reservoir prompting a water quality advisory

Spark causes fire in Smithers pellet plant dryer

Third Smithers fire in 10 days raises concern for firefighting volunteers

Flu shot clinics coming soon

Northern Health recommends everyone get the vaccine

Learn to curl clinic

About twenty five people of all ages and skill levels took to the sheet last Saturday.

Singer-songwriter Jay Gilday to perform in Smithers

Bulkley Valley Concert Assocation's second show of their season on Thursday

Sleep is a beautiful thing

Marisca discovers how to possibly, maybe, get some more shut-eye

Smithers Queer Film Night

Smithers Pride Society hosting a film fest that covers a wide range of 2SLGBTQ+ topics and issues

Smithers student wins musical award

Jonah Ma was awarded a gold medal for Level 4 Flute by the Royal Conservatory of Music

Fire on Main Street guts an apartment

Blaze leaves five homeless but no one was seriously injured