Houston Today

Underground utilities project shelved for now

The one bid received was over budget

  • Aug 12, 2020

Wet’suwet’en checkpoint material remains alongside forest service road

Checkpoint featured in Coastal GasLink pipeline protests

  • Aug 12, 2020

Will the last remaining Canadian ice shelf collapse wake us up about global warming?

Canadian Arctic has been getting hotter by the day and that has cost the world Canada's last fully intact ice shelf, called the Milne Ice Shelf in the northern Canadian territory of Nunavut.

  • Aug 12, 2020

Working on the railroad in Houston

CN workers were replacing ties and new gravel on the railroad by Tweedie Avenue on Highway 16 heading west. (Angelquie Houlihan photos)

  • Aug 12, 2020

Bids evaluated to place Hwy16 utility lines underground

Part of Hwy16 beautification vision

  • Aug 5, 2020

Broman Lake activity

Jakes Construction Ltd. from the Fraser Valley has set up an operations base at Broman Lake, three kilometres from where it has a $15 million contract at 6 Mile Summit to add a westbound passing lane, extending the eastbound passing lane there now and improve the entry and exit lanes at the brake check and chain off areas. The project is to be completed by next fall. (Laura Blackwell photo)

  • Aug 5, 2020

Femicide still exists, everywhere, and here’s why you should care

Last week started with a barrage of black and white photos of women with the hastag #ChallengeAccepted or others such as #WomenSupportingWomen and #WomenEmpowerment on social media with women nominating each other to share their black and white photos.

  • Aug 5, 2020

Granisle receives $4.3 million funding for Wastewater Treatment plant upgrade

The village will finally get to upgrade the 49 years old plant

  • Aug 5, 2020

Houston Link To Learning open to public

Receives a grant for building a greenhouse and a grant to combat racism

  • Aug 5, 2020

Houston Public Library distributing kids’ kits for summer

Trying to establish a physical connection apart from the online presence

  • Aug 5, 2020

Provincial grant boosted District projects

The 2019 annual report released

  • Aug 5, 2020

RDBN suspends carboard ban at Knockholt landfill

Reuse-shed in RDBN continues to remain closed

  • Aug 5, 2020

SD54 and SD91 figuring out a back to school plan

B.C. government hopes to get students back to in-person classes

  • Aug 5, 2020

What is the BC Wildfire Service crew up to this year?

A look at what's happening with them this wet summer year

  • Aug 5, 2020

A restaurant check-in for B.C.’s next phase of restart in Houston

How are restaurants dealing with dine-in, new protocols, customers?

  • Jul 29, 2020

District continues push for crossing improvements

Meetings planned with senior government officials

  • Jul 29, 2020

Former Prince George Cougar captain Josh Maser signs with Iowa Wild

The one-year contract comes after Maser's successful four year WHL career

  • Jul 29, 2020

Local journalism is about rallying for the community not clicks

When I started my undergrad studies in journalism, I was a starry-eyed rookie wanting to change the world with words. However, the deeper I got in to journalism, the more disillusioned I became, until of course, I started working in local journalism.

  • Jul 29, 2020

Possible retail cannabis store in the Houston Mall

Houston residents will soon have a chance to have their say in plans to open a retail cannabis store in the Houston Mall, a first for the community.

  • Jul 29, 2020

Salvation Army getting back to a “new normal”

Most senior volunteers set to return

  • Jul 29, 2020