Burns Lake Lakes District News

ABC Communications to upgrade LTE system in 31 B.C. locations

The project is expected to be completed by 2021 summer

  • Jun 24, 2020

Beacon Theatre in Burns Lake to reopen its doors this Friday

The theatre will open to Trolls World Tour, amidst social distancing changes

  • Jun 24, 2020

Burns Lake and District Chamber of Commerce receives $2000 grant to support local businesses

Gift certificates from local businesses and a weekly contest to help disburse the amount

  • Jun 24, 2020

Careful not to cross the line for just a few ‘likes’

On Friday, the Alaska National Guard air-lifted the famous "Into the Wild" bus and removed it, keeping in mind public safety. The long-abandoned Fairbanks bus was made famous after it was mentioned in the book Into the Wild, with a movie of the same name, based on the journey and life of Chris McCandless, who lived and died in the bus in 1992.

  • Jun 24, 2020

FireSmart your garden to win a WASP home sprinkler system

RDBN launches a contest to ensure fire safety for residents

  • Jun 24, 2020

Granisle residents to get a new health clinic at Babine Elementary-Secondary School

Northern Health hopes to begin construction in July 2020

  • Jun 24, 2020

Lifeguard app launched to prevent drug overdoses

The province-backed app to notify first responders if things go wrong

  • Jun 24, 2020

The Burns Lake and District Chamber of Commerce gets a new batch of summer students

Students plan to ensure people have a great summer

  • Jun 24, 2020

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako to get funding for a Regional Business Liason position

NDIT to make this funding available to help enterprises during Covid

  • Jun 24, 2020

Village of Burns Lake council opposed to the cow moose and calf harvest

Councillor Charlie Rensby taking charge of the information and support-gathering

  • Jun 24, 2020

LDAC is back with this week’s Quarantunes

Good day and Happy Summer, LDAC members, supporters, sponsors and friends. VC #14 is just around the bend, featuring another edition of Quarantunes.

  • Jun 22, 2020

New rest area on Highway 16 between Vanderhoof and Burns Lake

The Savory Rest Area cost $2.3 million and construction began in August 2019.

  • Jun 19, 2020

Open fire ban lifted throughout the Northwest Fire Centre

BCWS urges public to be cautious and responsible

  • Jun 18, 2020

The Old Age Security aid would be in addition to April’s GST aid

The April payment was an increase in GST for low and middle income seniors

  • Jun 18, 2020

Burns Lake businesses having a hard time recovering from Covid-19

Village urges them to reach out for assistance

  • Jun 17, 2020

Burns Lake Public Library will allow computer usage by appointments-only in phase 2

The partial re-opening expected to begin on June 16

  • Jun 17, 2020

Government of Canada announces $2.5 billion for Old Age Security

Seniors to receive a one-time special tax-free payment

  • Jun 17, 2020

Plans for Burns Lake seniors housing on fifth ave amended

Seniors will also get a courtyard

  • Jun 17, 2020

Province to go ahead with cow and calf moose harvest in Kootenay and Omineca regions

The two regions will also see wolf culling

  • Jun 17, 2020

Revenue-generating water usage agreement at mile 7 camp being adopted by others

Other districts exploring similar agreements with Coastal Gas Link

  • Jun 17, 2020