Houston Today

SD 54 enrollment numbers for Houston schools are out

Numbers on par with projections but several new changes coming to the school district

  • Oct 7, 2020

The Family Resource Centre in Houston reopens it doors

No more drop-ins but families can still come in, through pre-registration

  • Oct 7, 2020

Burns Lake RCMP investigates death of a pony; fines man involved

Incident sparked social media outrage, theories

  • Oct 6, 2020

A successful season for Houston Farmers’ Market

Link to Learning happy over the season but struggled due to Covid expenses

  • Sep 30, 2020

BC Hydro forges ahead with fast chargers for electric vehicles

One for Burns Lake to be in operation this year; next year for Houston

  • Sep 30, 2020

Granisle Crafters Hut to stay open until Christmas this year

Great sales, fewer local shopping options has prompted this decision

  • Sep 30, 2020

Houston Link to Learning community garden being dismantled

Owners require property for another purpose

  • Sep 30, 2020

Houston Link to Learning offers study space to university students

Intends to help cope with virtual learning

  • Sep 30, 2020

Hunting now banned with municipal boundaries

Move follows complaints made about public safety

  • Sep 30, 2020

Ministry plans prescribed burn for Houston area for October

Hopes to reduce wildfire risk

  • Sep 30, 2020

Morice Mountain Nordic Ski Club undertaking massive trail upgrades

Hopes to have early-access skiing and year-round trail access

  • Sep 30, 2020

New corporal begins duties at RCMP detachment

Corporal Ryan Fillmore transferred in from Stewart

  • Sep 30, 2020

Police increase patrols in industrial area

And seeking public's help in reporting suspicious activity

  • Sep 30, 2020

Province announces a $1.5 million Local Sport Relief Fund

Will help local non-profit sport organizations at-risk of a permanent closure

  • Sep 30, 2020

Sidewalks are being installed in Houston

The Ninth Street revitalization project is nearing completion as sidewalks are being installed last week. District of Houston, Chief Administrative Officer, Gerald Pinchbeck commented, "Our construction schedule projects a completion date of Oct. 16, 2020. We are also planning a ribbon cutting event, and will provide more information as we get closer to the substantial completion date for this project." (Angelique Houlihan photo/Houston Today)

  • Sep 30, 2020

Student welders finish training program

Some now moving toward advanced certification

  • Sep 30, 2020

The regional district gets a Business Liaison through NDIT

Will help navigate local businesses and non-profits through the rough Covid-times

  • Sep 30, 2020

Third candidate joins Nechako Lakes riding race

Dan Stuart from the Christian Heritage Party of BC is from Houston

  • Sep 30, 2020

Work to start on mountain biking trail

Will connect existing trails at Mount Harry Davis

  • Sep 30, 2020

‘As much as we possibly can, we want to hire locally in Houston’

Tim Hortons franchise owner hopes to open by this December

  • Sep 23, 2020