Caitlin Thompson

The information checkpoint has been in place for months and staff there have been subject to threats (RCMP photo)

Threats, racism being directed at COVID-19 checkpoint staff: Remote B.C. First Nation

The staff at the checkpoint have been subject to threatening behaviour on multiple occasions

The information checkpoint has been in place for months and staff there have been subject to threats (RCMP photo)
The view from the car deck of the Nimpkish during a scary sailing into Bella Coola on Jan. 12, 2020. (Bobby Sherlock photo)

‘Scariest boat ride of my life’: Passengers trapped by ice on rocky B.C. ferry sailing

The Nimpkish docked in Bella Coola on Jan.12 coated in a thick layer of ice

The view from the car deck of the Nimpkish during a scary sailing into Bella Coola on Jan. 12, 2020. (Bobby Sherlock photo)
Man convicted of killing B.C. toddler released on bail as he awaits appeal

Man convicted of killing B.C. toddler released on bail as he awaits appeal

There are numerous restrictions placed on Tallio outside of prison

Man convicted of killing B.C. toddler released on bail as he awaits appeal
Grouse Mountain’s resident bears, Coola and Grinder, wake up from hibernation

Grouse Mountain’s resident bears, Coola and Grinder, wake up from hibernation

The two grizzlies have been living on Grouse Mountain for 18 years.

Grouse Mountain’s resident bears, Coola and Grinder, wake up from hibernation
With the tax filing deadline approaching, it’s crucial that Canadians are vigilant rejecting scammers, and even more important for taxpayers to understand how and when the CRA does in fact interact with taxpayers.

Public asked to be aware of scammers posing as Canada Revenue Agency

Scammers posing as Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) employees continue to contact Canadians

With the tax filing deadline approaching, it’s crucial that Canadians are vigilant rejecting scammers, and even more important for taxpayers to understand how and when the CRA does in fact interact with taxpayers.
UPDATED: Bella Coola Harbour Board president clarifies DFO funding announcement

UPDATED: Bella Coola Harbour Board president clarifies DFO funding announcement

The press release is simply reiterating confirmed funding from several years ago, not adding more.

UPDATED: Bella Coola Harbour Board president clarifies DFO funding announcement
Bella Coola - another B.C. community struggles for peaceful co-existence with its grizzly bear population

Bella Coola – another B.C. community struggles for peaceful co-existence with its grizzly bear population

A special feature produced by Coast Mountain News editor Caitlin Thompson

Bella Coola - another B.C. community struggles for peaceful co-existence with its grizzly bear population