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Council publishes policy on tax exemptions

Council has approved a policy for organizations wanting to apply for a tax exemption.

Artist hopes to raise funds to help empower people with low income

A Burns Lake artist will paint a picture for every 25 kms from Prince George to Haida Gwaii to raise money for people with low income.

Dancers of Damelahamid in Smithers Thursday

The BV Concert Association brings the Dancers of the Damelahamid to perform a traditional Gitxsan masked dance the Della Herman Theatre.

Northern Health bus available for any health appointment

Community leaders raised concerns of low ridership on the Northern Health Connections bus.

Health Centre medical clinic to open in February

The completion of the renovations at the health centre have been delayed to around late December.

Dr. Onoura Odoh in final stage of PRA

February will see one doctor come to Houston, one fewer than hoped, should he pass the final stage of tests.

Houston Council resumes Business Walk

Councillors Tom Stringfellow, Rick Lundrigan and John Siebenga went to two businesses on Oct. 17 as part of the business walk.

Flu Shots

It's that time of year again. Kaitlyn Li gets a flu shot from public health nurse, Rachel Lecher.

Successes and hitches in recent water pipe pigging

District engineering manager Don Hounsell presented his report of the water pipes swabbing process to council on Nov. 3.

Houston at UBCM

Council reported on what they did at the UBCM convention at their regular council meeting.

Pieces of West Fraser Sawmill to see new life elsewhere

Piles of metal, wood, insulation and garbage litter the sawmill's premises as machines and crews work hard to salvage scrap and machines.

Accident in Houston kills motorcyclist

A fatal accident happened in Houston yesterday involving a motorcyclist and a pickup truck.

New mountain bike trail on Mt. Harry Davis

Houston can expect a new trail at Mt. Harry Davis before winter comes if everything goes well.

More doctors

Houston will see two doctors come to town by February if all goes well.

Provincial program brings international doctor to Hazelton

Nigerian Dr. Godwin Ameh and Hazelton benefit from a new provincial international doctor program.

Hazelton Youth Aboriginal Provincial Soccer Championships

Northern B.C. First Nations converge in Hazelton to play soccer.