Tom Best

Road to north coast landscape leads to gallery

The current Smithers Art Gallery show by Suzo Hickey is all paintings of scenes from Prince Rupert.

Tyhee Lake Triathlon this weekend

Pre-registration ends Wednesday and volunteers still needed for big Bulkley Valley event.

Sister’s clubs help win Prince Rupert tournament

Sarah Kerbrat, home from veterinarian school in New Zealand, wins Prince Rupert golf tournament.

Bike events on streets and mountains

Tour de Smithers and Upchuk gave very different cycling options on a beautiful weekend.

Smithers Special Olympics Sports Day

PHOTOS: Local athletes came out to give their best but the Special O competitors were hard to beat.

Olympic gold medalist helps host hockey camp

Also: Smithers Minor Hockey president leaving growing program.

Third for Bulkley Valley teams vs big city soccer squads

Competition with players from across North to select teams for provincial championships in Kamloops.

Triathlon draws 140 to cycle, swim and run through Smithers

In the end conditions were just about perfect for the Bulkley Valley Pool Triathlon.

BVCS golfers fifth in tough provincials

BVCS team gets fifth place at the recent Single A Golf High School Provincials.

Smithers Steelheads not playing again

The Smithers CIHL team will not be participating for a second year in a row with a lack of players.

90% personal bests for Bulkley Valley Otters

Top finishes in Prince Rupert were made sweeter with best swims of their lives.

Smithers hosts BC Soccer Northern Playdown

Ten teams are coming to play at the BC Soccer Northern Playdown in Smithers.

Special Olympics Sports Day in Smithers June 16

Smithers Special Olympics hopes the fundraising activity will become an annual event.

Sunday’s BV Pool Triathlon filling fast and needs volunteers

"The event has been successful in the past because of the number of volunteers and sponsors..."

Pan Am Games next for Dielemen after disappointing reclassification

Jonathan Dieleman muscled his way to a new Canadian Record in Italy.

Big bike season on Bulkley roads and trails

Tour de Smithers and Upchuk coming up during bump in SMBA membership.

An exhibit of student expression

Valley Youth Show is a biennial event that features works from students from Houston to Hazelton.

Wolfpack win Canada Cup West in OT thriller

Competitions don't get much bigger, and the girls from northern B.C. rise to the challenge.

Gryphons soar over track and field records at zone championships

Smithers Gryphons dominated the meet with many personal bests and numerous Zone and school records.

Paralympian Dielemen put to the test again in Italy

Rio Games finalist was recently reclassified and now compete vs athletes with much greater movement.