Deb Meissner

Smithers ambulance waiting to transport patients to other area hospitals, as BVDH is full. (Contributed photo)

Seriously injured woman transferred from Smithers to Kitimat as COVID overwhelms hospital

Cathy Whalen was transferred because Bulkley Valley hospital was overwhelmed with COVID patients

Smithers ambulance waiting to transport patients to other area hospitals, as BVDH is full. (Contributed photo)
Daresay - Deb Meissner

How I spent my summer vacation: Part 1

Deb muses on the adventure of pandemic-style travel

Daresay - Deb Meissner
Hagwilget First Nation is located fewer than five kilometres from New Hazelton. It is home to approximately 220 on-reserve members. (Google Maps photo)

Hagwilget council says protestors interfering with important work

Postponed elections now planned for early October

Hagwilget First Nation is located fewer than five kilometres from New Hazelton. It is home to approximately 220 on-reserve members. (Google Maps photo)
Demanding the Chief step down and elections are held, Hagwilget First Nation members protest, by blocking the Band Office. (submitted photo)
Demanding the Chief step down and elections are held, Hagwilget First Nation members protest, by blocking the Band Office. (submitted photo)
A small tornado touched down briefly the afternoon of July 4 in Houston. (Image courtesy of Jordan Porth)

Tornado touches down in Houston B.C.

VIDEO: Tornado briefly touches down in Houston, B.C.

A small tornado touched down briefly the afternoon of July 4 in Houston. (Image courtesy of Jordan Porth)
Brian Peach rescues ducklings from a storm drain in Smithers May 12. (Lauren L’Orsa video screen shot)

VIDEO: Smithers neighbours rescue ducklings from storm drain

Momma and babies made it safely back to the creek that runs behind Turner Way

Brian Peach rescues ducklings from a storm drain in Smithers May 12. (Lauren L’Orsa video screen shot)
Approximately 60 people gathered in downtown Smithers March 20 to protest COVID-19 restrictions. (Deb Meissner photo)

Tickets to be issued to Smithers rally organizers: RCMP

Approximately 60 people turned out March 20 in downtown Smithers to protest COVID-19 restrictions

Approximately 60 people gathered in downtown Smithers March 20 to protest COVID-19 restrictions. (Deb Meissner photo)
Jan. 9 protesters gather at the Rail Car in Smithers (Deb Meissner photo)

Protesters once again gather in downtown Smithers opposing COVID-19 restrictions

This is the second rally in Smithers in the past two months

Jan. 9 protesters gather at the Rail Car in Smithers (Deb Meissner photo)
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First Northwest baby of 2021 born in Hazelton

Yet unamed boy born to Royelle Williams and Shane Skulsh of Kispiox on the afternoon of Jan. 1

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Approximately 200 people gathered in Smithers Dec. 12 to demonstrate against COVID restrictions. (Deb Meissner photo)

Large group rallies in Smithers against COVID-19 restrictions

Approximately 200 people gathered Dec. 12 for “Unmasking our Freedoms” event

Approximately 200 people gathered in Smithers Dec. 12 to demonstrate against COVID restrictions. (Deb Meissner photo)
Randy Bell. (File photo)

Former northern B.C. mayoral candidate arrested after allegedly refusing to wear mask

Randy Bell handcuffed and given a warning at Bulkley Valley Credit Union in Smithers

Randy Bell. (File photo)