Caitlin Thompson

Teachers strike expected to loom into September

In lieu of school, how does $40 a day sound? That’s the offer Finance Minister Mike de Jong put on the table for B.C. parents last month.

New owners enjoying the experience at Townsite Tru Hardware

When Al Fontaine rolled into town in his $300 car nearly 15 years ago he had little but the clothes on his back and some pocket money.

Events continue to unfold at Mt. Polley mine disaster

As events continue to unravel at the Mt. Polley mine, the scale of the disaster is only beginning to be felt.

Tourism businesses come together to hold Ferry Fundraiser at Valley Inn

Locals gathered at the Bella Coola Valley Inn last weekend for an evening of food, ferry talk, and fun.

Local artist receives grant to study historic Nuxalk art

Latham Mack has been working hard to hone his craft and establish himself in the market.

Federal government gives green light to Enbridge’s Northern Gateway project

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has given his approval to Enbridge’s controversial Northern Gateway pipeline project.

Tsilhqot’in Nation wins historic title case in Supreme Court

The Tsilhqot’in Nation has won a historic case that has the potential to silence an ongoing debate: what is the meaning of ‘title’?

BC Green Party Leader visits Bella Coola

Adam Olsen, the interim leader of the BC Green Party, was in Bella Coola last week as part of a meet-and-greet tour.

Rotating strikes continue to affect schools across the province

The rotating strike schedule is now entering its second week. Schools on the Central Coast are closed on Friday, June 6.

Linguist working to help revitalize Nuxalk language

At one time or another, linguist Dale McCreery has been fluent in 14 dialects.

Bella Coola Hospital purchases brand new crib with donated funds

Kyson Siwallace is being honoured with a photo in his memory, which will be hung in the hospital corridor.

‘Arctic Air’ star Adam Beach joins 13th annual Walk of Hope

‘Arctic Air’ star Adam Beach joins 13th annual Walk of Hope

CFL player JR LaRose inspires local youth with personal tale of triumph

CFL player JR LaRose inspires local youth with personal tale of triumph

Rainforest Runners hit the trail in Bella Coola

Rainforest Runners hit the trail in Bella Coola - everyone welcome!

Community celebrates eulachon with Sputc Ceremony

Community celebrates eulachon with Sputc Ceremony on the banks of the Bella Coola

Central Coast First Nation wins victory in fight over herring fishery

Central Coast First Nation wins victory in fight over herring fishery

Chilcotin area closed for 13 years reopens for spring grizzly hunt

Chilcotin area closed for 13 years reopens for spring grizzly hunt

Nuxalk, Bella Coola Community Forests collaborate to increase economic opportunities

Nuxalk, Bella Coola Community Forests collaborate to increase economic opportunities

Conservation and industry reach agreement on protecting old growth in the Great Bear

Conservation and industry reach agreement on protecting old growth in the Great Bear

BC government not backing down from BC Ferries cuts despite strong opposition

BC government not backing down from BC Ferries cuts despite strong opposition