Ruth Lloyd

Housing co-op moves to build membership

Nineteen members and four guests came out for the Stuart Lake Housing Co-op annual general meeting on April 8.

End of an era

Dear Fort St. James, this will be my last two weeks writing to you.

Public input sought on forest licences

The public is being invited to provide input into converting some volume-based forest licences to area-based tree farm licences.

Year-round riding

For most people, the biking season in Fort St. James is likely from May until September or October.

Celebrating northern animals

A crafty local woman has created a beautiful children's book celebrating the animals in our backyard.

Possible improvements for Cottonwood Marina

The District of Fort St. James will be making some changes to Cottonwood Marina and is looking at security, the reservation system and more.

April is… whatever you make it

I have been bringing up the onset of spring and the in-between time a lot lately, and this is because it is something I think about.

Grease the wheels

Spring is technically here, time to get prepped, but I'll try not to get ahead of myself...

Epic journey – take two

Jerry Joinson and his wife Lisa Joinson had another epic journey when Jerry raced the Yukon Quest 1,000 for the second time.

Whooping cough in Fort St. James

The public is being urged to ensure vaccinations are up to date for whooping cough after a confirmed case in Fort St. James this week.

New Gold update: Blackwater deferred but not dead

New Gold’s Blackwater Project is still on target, but metal prices have left the construction date in limbo.

Bringing home the banner

The FSJSS ski and board team did well at this year's provincial championships, with the girls snowboard team winning the provincial banner.

A novelist in our midst

How many nine-year-olds know what Foxtail Barley Grass is? Willa Crowley does.

What is news?

What is considered news is sometimes subjective, but when it impacts the public, it should be news.

Shred the Nar – at Murray Ridge

Two best friends decided to pack up their van with their snowboard and ski gear and attempt to hit every ski hill in B.C.

BC Winter Games athletes

Some of the results of the Fort St. James athletes participating in the BC Winter Games.

It’s not over yet, so make the most of winter

In this area, winter holds on longer, so don't start getting excited for spring time just yet...

Gun scare at high school

RCMP responded to a report of a student in possession of a possible handgun at Fort St. James Secondary School Monday, Feb. 24.

Walk on in

The Fort St. James Medical Clinic is currently taking walk-ins on a trial basis.

Confessions of a converted hockey fan

My love for hockey came later in life, but it came nonetheless.