Tom Best

Any style, any medium, any artist

The 6x6 Smithers Art Gallery fundraiser is taking work from artists of all ages over the next month.

This mountain of ours

An exhibit at Smithers Art Gallery explores Hudson Bay Mtn with paint and prose.

Clubs day for sports curious

Sports organizations helped parents and athletes navigate their options.

Doerksen’s engaging style keeps concert crowd warm

PHOTOS: Rain didn't keep everyone away from the Fall Fairgrounds concert with the Juno winner.

Terry Fox Run

PHOTOS: Over 200 take part in the Smithers Terry Fox Run

Women eager to grab a stick and strap on skates

A new program in Smithers sees a big response from women who want to try hockey.

Help us get the word out on sports scene

With so much going on, part-time sports reporter Tom and our staff would love your submissions.

Downhillers pour it on

A bunch of photos, results and a description of the thrilling Huckin' Eh mountain bike race.

Time for Terry Fox Run

Tom tells of being at first year's run. Smithers, Hazelton and Quick Terry Fox Runs are this Sunday.

Electric vehicle potential unveiled

There's a plan to install pay-to-use fast chargers at provincial rest areas on Highway 16

Heavy horse pull always popular

This year's BV Exhibition had a rodeo that entertained all those who filled the stands.

2018 Fall Fair bull riding

This year the bucking and riding was viewed by a packed house in perfect weather.

Medal Winner

Kaylee Richter shows off the medals she won at the recent Special Olympic National Summer Games

Pool closed for annual maintenance

Facility will be fully open on Sept. 16

Smithers sailor excels at competition

The 18-year-old member of the Sea Cadets placed fifth at the National Sea Cadet Regatta.

Community support keeps skatepark expansion moving forward

Many local companies and donors are already on board.

College students bring cricket to Smithers

International students are introducing Smithereens to a new (old) sport.

Wildfire Gypsies turn loss into inspiration

The Keoughs have found adventure in the wake of personal tragedy.

First Peak to Pint

Cheers to those thirsty mountain bikers who raced down Hudson Bay Mtn to Bulkley Valley Brewery.

Richter claims silver, bronze

Bulkley Valley's Kaylee Richter hit the podium twice at the recent Special Olympics Canada Games.