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Artemis Gold provides update on Blackwater Gold Project

Ore grade control drilling, metallurgical test work and more being conducted

  • Mar 5, 2021


Vanderhoof Air Cadets to hold fundraising raffle this summer

Winners will be announced in May this year

  • Mar 5, 2021


Fort St. James officials challenge Telus on internet speeds

Telus denies inaccurate internet data, residents urged to self-test and report

  • Mar 3, 2021


Lack of good connectivity puts rural communities at a disadvantage: Vanderhoof Mayor

The district is working with RDBN to get better internet facilities to town.

  • Mar 3, 2021

NDIT grants over $160K to Vanderhoof for street lighting project on Burrard

Total cost of the project is approximately $380,000

  • Mar 3, 2021

Vanderhoof business can apply for a facade improvement program

The program provides funding up to $5,000 to update the look of the commercial property façade.

  • Mar 3, 2021

NVSS Queer Alliance group in Vanderhoof launch “Share the Love” campaign

Sense of community, empowerment and positivity are the visions of the NVSS group

  • Mar 2, 2021

SD91 District holds Science Fair; announces 2021 finalists

Several finalists were from EBUS Academy and W.L. McLeod Elementary

  • Mar 2, 2021

Vanderhoof Department Store is hosting a quilting event

Mystery Block Exchange will start March 1

  • Feb 26, 2021

Vanderhoof Hospice Society is providing a peer support program for grieving adults

The program is being held in a partnership with Connexus Community Resources

  • Feb 26, 2021

One man dead after two-vehicle collision east of Fraser Lake

Fatal accident occured Feb. 22

  • Feb 25, 2021

Rio Tinto invests $2 million in 2020; helps revitalise Haisla language

Multiple projects in the RDBN were also supported.

  • Feb 25, 2021

Vanderhoof Mayor wants to find long term solution for homelessness

Building a shelter is a band-aid solution, he said.

  • Feb 25, 2021

Variety B.C. raises over $6.5 million to benefit children with special needs

The three-day event was aired on Global BC

  • Feb 25, 2021

Coastal GasLink gets a nod to increase workforce from 963 to 2,787 people

One new COVID case in section 1 of the pipeline identified; no lodge affected

  • Feb 24, 2021

Vanderhoof RCMP receive 100 files over two-week period

Impersonation, theft, erratic driving amongst some files.

  • Feb 24, 2021

Homeless shelter, brownfields and more discussed during Vanderhoof council meeting

Regular public meeting of council held Feb. 22, with a video of the meeting available Feb. 23.

  • Feb 23, 2021

Vanderhoof council discuss hosting virtual community meetings

Due to COVID regulations, council chambers have been closed to the public.

  • Feb 23, 2021

Vanderhoof school to fight bullying with a musical video on Pink Shirt Day

The school focuses on the song 'We are all in this together' to show support for each other.

  • Feb 22, 2021

Vanderhoof author takes inspiration from Knight Templars for new book

Knight Terrors is a fictional novel which is historical as well as adventurous.

  • Feb 19, 2021