Local Business

Jim’s Food Market celebrates 100 years of operation in Little Fort, B.C.

Jim’s Food Market marked a 100-year milestone last weekend, with friends and…

Cricket wranglers set up shop

By Jaime Polmateer Clearwater has a new business starting up and its…

Don’t stop the presses: Report finds Canadian newspaper readership at all-time high

88% of Canadians read newspapers every week, highest since first Newspapers 24/7 Report in 2012

BC Ferries’ president on LNG and northern routes

CEO Mark Collins to speak with Prince Rupert’s business community

Coastal GasLink pauses work over trap line dispute

Unist’ot’en dispute claims traps were set after injunction gives pipeline workers access.

  • Jan 25, 2019

New grants for Clearwater and area businesses hurt by last year’s wildfires

Community Futures offers funding for marketing and training to businesses impacted by wild fires

Certified KonMari Consultants take over Kelowna
How does the luxury home auction work in Lake Country
The luxury home auction returns to the Okanagan
Behind the wheel: Taxi driving is the new bartending

Trucks given increased weight limit for wide-base single tires

VICTORIA - Commercial truck drivers using new generation wide-base single tires are…

  • Jun 29, 2018

Gilbert Smith Forest Products celebrates 50 years in Barriere

On June 21, Gilbert Smith Forest Products Ltd. (GSFP) celebrated a successful…

  • Jun 28, 2018

Tom Harris memorial fundraiser supports kids camps

Tom Harris Legacy Fund sends over 200 underpriviledged local kids to camp this summer.

Blue River business charged with violating Wildlife Act

The investigation started last summer after a complaint the company was putting food out for bears

Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society recognized for excellence in community forestry

The Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society (LNTCFS) was presented with the…

  • Jun 21, 2018

Be thankful for our forests

However, we need to ensure that we preserve what we have.

  • May 25, 2018

Gilbert Smith Forest Products holds Day of Mourning Ceremony

WorkSafeBC reports that in 2017, 158 B.C. workers died from a workplace…

Valemount ski resort hits delay

Construction on Valemount Glacier resort has been pushed back until the summer of 2019

Taggart and Killeen depart CTV News Vancouver

Co-anchors exit news outlet amid ‘major refresh’ at station

Northern B.C. rail service is unreliable and inadequate, trade minister says

Bruce Ralston pushes federal minister of transport to ensure reliable supply of rail cars

Truck drivers to benefit from free Wi-Fi at commercial vehicle inspection stations

North Thompson Star/Journal The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure announced Feb. 16,…

  • Mar 4, 2018

Managing our community forests in the North Thompson

North Thompson Star/Journal A study of community forests was conducted by Anne…

  • Mar 1, 2018

Time to celebrate Chamber of Commerce Week

Feb. 19, 2018 marks the beginning of Chamber of Commerce week in British Columbia,

  • Feb 16, 2018

BC Parks permit information to be posted online

The notification and engagement policy, coming into effect on Jan. 30, will better inform the public

  • Jan 5, 2018