Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 Classified Ads are FREE 250-845-7944 GRIZZLY JIM’S GENERAL STORE in Topley, BC Have a Marvelous Morning with a Mama Mac Muffin & Coffee: $2.99 Grrreat Grrrocery Deals! Kraft Dinner 4 for $4.00 !! Chef Boyardee 2 for $3.00!! ....and spirits, wine and cold beer, too… Mon-Sat 9am-7pm Sun 10am-5pm 250-696-3478 Deadline for Display Ads: Tuesday noon Deadline for Free Classifieds: Wednesday noon Distributed Thursdays. Farmhouse Country Gifts NOW SHOWING: 1 Plaza Theatre - Houston PADDINGTON Animated Rated G 250 845 2298 Houston 250-845-7555 ©2014 A&W Trademarks Limited Partnership Candles Gifts & Collectables Candy & Books January Specials CHICKEN SALAD $6.50 Mon-Fri 9 to 5pm Topley Post Office Road, TOPLEY BC 250-696-3207 LIQUIDATION SALE 6” Ham Sub $2.99 reg $4.89 Cannot be combined with any other offer. Valid Until January 31st 6” Pepperoni Flatbaked Pita $2.99 reg $4.99 Cannot be combined with any other offer. Valid until January 31st HOUSTON FOOD MARKET 250 845 2413 Septic Services Portapotty Rental Expediting and Hotshots Red Rocket Services Les Willson 250-845-3761 Cell 250-845-8172 [email protected] Sorel Boots + Jackets Sweaters + Runners Shirts + Kid’s Jackets Up to 70% Off 1st CHOICE FASHIONS Houston Mall 845 7362 Shannon Clarke, CGA Personal & Corporate Tax Returns Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm Saturdays by Appointment 2005 Nadina Avenue, Houston, BC 250 845 3221 RRSP deadline is March 2, 2015. Need to make your contribution [email protected] www.sullivangm.com CALL : 250 845 2244 or 1 800 665 3151 or an RRSP loan? Book your appointment today. 250 691 1641 Jean Marr, in Houston COMMUNITY CALENDAR Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 Community Market February 4th & 11th. Show your love this Valentines Day with a special gift purchased locally. Thursdays from 3 to 7 pm. Vendors should call ahead to register. Tables are limited and are $10.00. Natural Horsemanship with Glenn Stewart Stage 2/3 Advanced Clinic. April 16 & 17. Stage 1 Clinic April 18/19. Contact Anika 846 5494. Early bird special until January 31. Artists & Artwork Wanted The Houston Hospice Society invites interested artists to participate in the upcoming Gala fundraiser, March 6/ 7 in Houston. If you have art work, or know someone else who may be interested please contact Linda at 845 8223 or Grace at 845 7735. Cold Smoke Drags. Burns Lake January 31. Pre-registration 6–9pm Friday or 7 to 8 am Saturday. Contact Dennis at 692-4172. UFC #183 Houston Legion on January 31st. Prelims @5 and main Events @7pm. Members and Guests welcome. Super Bowl Party Houston Legion February 1 at 1 pm. $20 per person includes game snacks. Tickets available at Mikes Audio, Kal Tire and the Legion. Bag Lunch Lecture Series: Thursday February 5: Quantum Touch—Energy Healing with Adbhuta Ananda.12:05 to 12:50 at the Healthy Living Centre, Main Street Smithers. Free sessions. Everyone welcome. Bring your lunch. Round Lake Coffee House 7:30pm. See details page 8. February 7 at Go Bull Theatre Presents Spring Awakening February 7 to 13 at The Della Herman Theatre. Doors at 7 pm. $15 for students/seniors and $20 for adults. TIX at Mtn Eagle Books and Interior Stationary. Musical by Steven Sater. Family Day Fun Carnival Monday, February 9 at the Telkwa Community Hall. Cake walk, pie auction, games, prizes and much more. Put on by the Telkwa Fire Department in support of Muscular Dystrophy. WinterFest in Houston February 3 to 9. Adventure outside for street hockey, crazy carpet sledding, snowshoeing and more. It’s family day weekend kicking off with a bonfire opening night. Guns & Hoses Hockey Tournament Monday February 9 at 1:30 pm. Claude Parish Memorial Arena. Houston. 50th Birthday Party The Houston Public Library will be celebrating on Thursday February 5th from 6 to 8 pm. Live music, commemorative bookmarks and, of course, cake. Everyone is welcome. Valentines Dance Houston Community Hall, Feb 14 at 7:30. Music by Sound Xplosion. Two tickets for $25 includes midnight buffet. Tickets @ VYBZ. ‘From Carrots to Cattle: Food Production in the Northwest’ on February 20 & 21 at the Hudson Bay Lodge, Smithers, Call Megan at 250846-9854. Early registration deadline is February 9, 2015. Hosted by the Smithers Farmers Institute. “The biggest lie I tell myself is….”I don’t need to write it down, I’ll remember it.” ON GOING EVENTS TOPLEY/GRANISLE: Darts – Wed nights at the Community Hall in Topley. Granisle Lions Club meet every 2nd & 4th Wed - 7 pm at 31 Chapman Street. Everyone welcome (all ages). Call 697 2510 or 697 2795. Quilting Every Tues from 10 to 2 pm Granisle. Blanket Making for 3rd World Countries: Wed at 10am - The Church of the Way. SMITHERS: “Ground to Griddle” Neighborhood Kitchen. Tues at 9:30 at St. James Anglican Church. Meet/talk food. Call 847 9515. Pool Tournaments every Sat at 3 pm, Smithers Legion. Roller Derby: Every Tues & Thurs at Davidson Hall, Smithers Fair Grounds from 6:30 pm to 8:30. Bulkley Valley Farmers' Market Sat, 9-12pm at Smithers Curling Rink. Bingo Thurs; Feb 5 & 19 7 pm at the Old Church. Sponsored by the Northern Saddle Club. Community Ladies Coffee Break Bible Study. Tues 9:30 am or evening at 7:30 at 1471 Columbia Drive. Ongoing until May. HOUSTON: “Love By The Bowl” soup kitchen every Wed at 11 am & 12 noon -12th Street. Seniors Bingo in Houston, Tues at 7 pm at Cottonwood Manor. Entry is $1. Buck Flats Community Development Society meets every 3rd Sat -6 pm at Andy Pollack’s. The Import Pantry Fri at Houston Christian School from 2:30 to 3:15 pm. TOPS - Tues 8:30 at the Houston United Church. For more info call 845 2976 or 845 2547I GEMS will meet again on Feb 5 from 6:30 to 8:30. For girls Grade 2 to 8. Contact Ena 845 7593. Senior Drop In Darts Upstairs at Houston Legion. Drop in every Thurs from 11 am to 2 pm. A light lunch provided. Free event. Houston Hospice is taking registrations for Grief Support Groups. For info email [email protected] or call 845 4921. Coffee Break: An Interactive Women’s Bible Study Wed mornings from 9:30 to 11. Contact Darlene 845 7438 or Evelyn 696 3229. Houston Seniors Pancake Breakfast First Sat each month 8 to 10 am. Seniors Lunch: Every 3rd Thurs, 12 noon - meeting to follow. Contact Arnold Amonson at 845 2132. Drop In Darts: Sat nights at Houston Curling Club (7:30 pm. Blind Doubles. For info call Bea 845 7693. 2 Certified First Aid & Safety Training, Services, Equipment and Supplies Smithers owned and operated, Supporting Aboriginal Initiatives And Remote Locations. Canada Safety Council Certified Instructor ATV(QUAD) / UTV / Snowmobile Defensive Driving / Rental Equipment Available 250 847 4657 Cell 778 210 0669 [email protected] Check out our website for additional information www.polarridgeresources.ca In Stitches Custom Sewing Zippers-Hemming-Alterations-Mending Snowmobiles & Quad Seats Boat Top Repairs High Visibility Striping RV Cushions Reasonable Rates, Call Trisha Smith 250 845 3607 Spring Break Vacations Are selling fast. Make your Plans Now! Lisa & Angela Houston Mall 250 845 7044/[email protected] MANY HAPPY RETURNS TAX SERVICES Trina Brent Income Tax Professional 1012 Estates Drive, Houston, BC V0J 1Z1 [email protected] 250 845 0099 cell 845 9091 WHEN Wednesday, February 4th From 6 until 8 pm WHERE Where the sponsors are: Houston Barbershop, Angels Flowers & Gifts & Northern Laser. WHO “GRADS ONLY” WHY Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 Household REDUCED: Couch & love seats: 7 foot long navy blue couch and 2 matching love seats, each with 1 solid cushion. $500 for couch, $100 each for loveseats, or $500 for all. Sharon at 845 7653. Children & Baby Items Chariot CX1 Single with bike kit—bit grubby from storage but EC $450 846 5576 WHAT Amplifier. Rocktron Velocity V10. Brand New, Still in box $50 firm. 846 5432. Gel Nails and Fills Spa Pedicures Spa Manicures Gift Certificates Available WANTED Remote control for 5 disc changer. Sony Model RMDC 35. 847 2674 B/W electric guitar .with black hard shell case and pink strap. GC $100 48” x 36” with 12” leaf. EC $150 696 3475 Evenings 877 1481. Office WANTED: Small computer desk. 845-1096. Martin Yale folding machine—like brand new. Perfect for triple fold brochures. Original cost $1200. Sell for $300. 250 845 7944. Miscellaneous Cobra HH38 WX ST Citizens Band 2-way Handheld CB Radio with antenna & Manual. Like brand new. $50 845 7944. SPARKLE ESTHETICS Call or Text 250 845 8444 2430 Butler Avenue, Houston And SAVE 35% or more Until January 30. Modular Mates Mary Ann Isidoro Tupperware Consultant In the mall January 26—30 250 845 7088 Musical Violin (Zev) c/w bow & case 1/4 size. New $200 firm 846 5432 Book Now To get Your Sparkle On! Organize Your Cupboards Pine loft bed frame for sale, GC. $75 OBO. Call 250-8452650 or e-mail [email protected] Showcasing our great Deals Private Party Free Pizza & Pop. Call 250 845 2329 to Book! 3 This Space available for just $8.50 per week . Make it Yours! [email protected] Shuttle, Needle & Hook from booties & tea cozies so U name it! In Houston Mall until January 31. Deb Jay 845-2663 NITTA’S BAKING & CRAFTS Heritage Centre Market 250 692 9799 In Houston Mall January 30th Steering wheel & peddles for x box 360 for sale $25. 845 2045 SIMPLY DELISH Crafting Items: Books—knitting, Cross Stitch, Quilting; knitting needles, crochet hooks; Cross stick & Quilting kits; Fabric—cotton, broad cloth, thread; Little Gracie Quilter 2; Sewing Machines, Sewing Cabinet. 696 3388 Topley. Carol Daykin 250-845-2258 SOUP & SALAD www.simplydelishsoupandsalad.com Air Hockey table in excellent condition. $75 845 7182 Trampoline, still in box $75 845 7182 Stainless steel surgery/butchering table. $100 845 7182 Flowers for Valentines Day WANTED Sturdy boxes for moving 250 845 2650. Bring Your List to the Mall until Jan 31st. Roses & much, much more!! 10% Off Orders over $50 When prepaid before February 11 Extended Hours: February 13 from 10am to 6 pm February 14 from 10am to 7 pm 250 845 2013 “Something for Everyone” Mary Ann Isidoro Avon Representative Tupperware Consultant Regal Representative 250 845 7088 Houston WINE n’ LAGER Shop “I like wine on the table, when we’re speaking, the light of a bottle of intelligent wine.” Pablo Neruda 250-845-2773 Cars/SUV 95 Buick Riveria, Low km, EC no rust. Lots of power, 3.8 V6 supercharged. 845 4901 99 Ford Contour Sport SE, Burgundy, 4 dr auto, 2.5 V6, 24 Valve. Never smoked in. Inspected. All receipts. New snows, battery , windshield, wipers & headlights. All documents provided. Loaded $6,000 obo 778 210 1031. Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 Heavy Equipment Almost new Extra HD Brush Rake for 350 size machine. $9,800 845-4230 1966 Kenworth Single Axle, RWD, Manual, 335 Cummins, 13 speed freightliner air ride. Good body. Project truck $3,000 845 8711 00 Ford Explorer XLS, 4 door, V6 auto, all new tires & rotors. EC 153,000km $6500 846 9073 D8H Dozer with double tilt blade, brush rake, winch, cab with heaters. GC $30,000 845 3555. 03 Chevy Cavalier, 4 DSDN, Grey, Standard, 130,000 km. Good summer tires & 4 new winter tires $2,500. 845 7113. Farm Equipment 05 Chrysler 300, V6 Auto, Silver, 200,000km 2 sets of tires on rims. $5,000 847 5304 05 Subaru Outback XT Turbo Hatchback. 250HP Leather, loaded, new engine & turbo in April. AWD, 2 sets of tires on rims. $9,800. 845 5622. Coalmine RV & Self Storage Coalmine Road, Telkwa, BC Covered RV Storage: individual units For boats, campers, RV’s! Mini Storage: Brand New, completed Oct 2014 Smooth roll-up doors for easy use Variety of sizes, gated & well lit Accept major credit cards Best Value with competitive prices OPEN Reserve Now 877- 9235 06 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Sedan, Standard, 117,000km. New Toyo winter tires and summer tires with one season on second set of rims. Asking $11,000. 778 210 1809 09 Chevrolet Cobalt, new winters, only 56,000 kms, winter/summer wheels, A/C, remote, p/w p/l p/t CD player, no damage or issues, 5-speed, great on gas, $5500, 250-847-0832 Vans For Club Wagon XLT, runs great, approx. 210,000km. $1500 obo. Text 1 250 361 5902 or call 847 2058. 4 JADE FIRST AID & SAFETY “THE GEM OF FIRST AID AND SAFETY” WORKSAFE BC LEVEL 1 FIRST AID January 27 February 11 March 3 March 18 WORKSAFE BC TRANSPORTATION ENDORSEMENT January 28 February 12 March 4 March 19 Silage Wrapper c/w 6 rolls of film & owners manual. $8,000 GC 849 5546 10 Agco LT95a tractor (Challenger) 4x4, Frnt. L dr. 4 cyl. Sisu turbo diesel,16 sp. power shuttle shift trans. only 268 hrs. New cond. $54,500 contact James @ 845 9174 Tools /Supplies Cost of each Course is $100 To pre-register please call 847.4332 or Email [email protected] Climax Portable Milling Machine—great for cutting key ways in shafts $1500; Moggy Oxy Actel Plate Cutter with 2 x 6’ precision tracks $3500; Metal Band Saw. 120 volt opens to 12”HD $1000 firm; 695 6916 New royal ornamental black iron fencing, 13 panels, 8’ long by 5’ high, includes posts, end brackets and caps. Original price $3900. Asking $2800 877 3479 4 Stroke 6500watt gas generator - has wheels & handles. c/w cable & 220 plug. $2500 obo 696 3293 Heating/Accessories Shop Insulation: 1800 sq ft 4’W R14 fiberglass insulation w/attached vapor barrier aluminum foil $1800 847 1048 Pellet Furnace $2500. 844 1960 Lawyers and Alligators: Two alligators are sitting on the edge of a swamp. The small one turns to the big one and says, "I don't understand how you can be so much bigger than I am. We're the same age, we were the same size as kids... I just don't get it." "Well," says the big alligator, "what have you been eating?" "Lawyers, same as you," replies the small alligator. "Hmm. Well, where do you catch 'em?" "Down at that law firm on the edge of the swamp." "Same here. Hmm. How do you catch 'em?" "Well, I crawl under a BMW and wait for someone to unlock the door. Then I jump out, bite 'em, shake the crap out of 'em, and eat 'em!" "Ah!" says the big alligator, "I think I see your problem. See, by the time you get done shakin' the crap out of a lawyer, there's nothing left but lips and a briefcase..." Pick Ups 97 F250 Power Stroke Diesel with new tires. $8,000. VGC 847 5522 91 Nissan X Cab 4x4 Pick Up, standard trans. $1000. 845 2306. Please let me know when your item sells by phone or email. [email protected] or 250 845 7944. Thank you. Last Weeks Answers 10 ford 250 ,4x4 long box, crew cab, XLT, box rack,5.4 gas, new tires , new windshield, tow package. nice $ 19,900 845 9524 Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 ACROSS 1. East Indian tree 5. At one time (archaic) 9. F F F F 13. Gown 14. Carries 16. Letters, etc. 17. Not difficult 18. Heart artery 19. A coniferous tree 20. Not right 22. Fostered 24. Weight to be borne 26. Head of a city 27. Clatter 30. Sags 33. Prized 35. Snares 37. Type of whiskey 38. Hard wood 41. 3 in Roman numerals 42. Panache 45. Tidied 48. Composite 51. Dribble 52. Cut 54. Sandwich shop 55. Egotistical 59. Jockey's wear 62. Chills and fever 63. Consumed 65. Urgent request 66. Permits 67 Sloping mass of loose rocks 68. Search 69. Not more 70. Hoopla 71. Sea eagle DOWN 1. Sketched 2. Rime 3. Utterly 4. Fundamental or central idea 5. Estimated time of arrival 6. Top of a house 7. Play a guitar 8. Foursome 9. Male ruler of an empire 10. Reasonable 11. Satisfactory 12. Toboggan 15. Nymph chaser 21. Way in 23. Owl sound 25. A Greek territorial unit 27. Arid 28. Mentally prepare 29. Confederate soldier 31. Analgesic 32. Patter 34. Put clothing on 36. On the left or right 39. Mesh 40. 36 inches 43. Localized collection of pus 44. Tall woody plant 46. Fastens 47. Overshadow 49. Wall climbers 50. Separate 53. Attempt again 55. Phone 56. Curved molding 57. Cashews and almonds Dungate Community Forest is accepting Community Donation Grant requests on an on-going basis. For more information contact us at: [email protected] or Box 1481, Houston, B.C. V0J 1Z0 58. Bottomless 60. Avid 61. Rice beer 64. Born as CONTAINER SALES & RENTALS 5 Over breakfast one morning, a woman said to her husband, “I bet you don’t know what day it is today.” “Of course I do,” he answered indignantly, as he slammed the door and drove to the office. At 11 am, the door bell rang. The wife opened the door and there was a UPS driver with a box containing 12 red roses in his hand. Later, at 2 pm, there was another knock at th door, and this time it was a box of Belgium chocolates. When the husband came home, tired after a hard days work, his wife greeted him by saying, “First the flowers, then the chocolates. I have never had a more wonderful Ground Hog day in my life!” It’s Ground Hog Day Monday, February 2nd! In the Houston Industrial Park. 250 845 2882 Visit Our Showroom Today! Your Cabinet Specialist! 250-847-5472 - ww.nwkitchens.com 3173 Tatlow Road in Smithers FOR ALL YOUR SIGNAGE NEEDS 250.847.5566 www.randysimagedesign.com Locally Owned & Operated. 3, 4 & 6 yard Dumpsters, Construction Bins 778-203-BINS (2467) in Houston. [email protected] Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 Hunting Skates Ladies figure skates size 9. EC only worn twice. 847 5681. Skiing Unisex Salomon size EU 37 x-country ski boots. Lightly worn. For Sale. $40. Men's size 12 Karhu Xcountry ski boots with bindings for sale. Brand new, have never been worn. $80. Phone 250:845 2045 Unisex Salomon x-country ski boots size 5 and size 11. Almost new. $50 each 845 7944 2 Sets Peltonen waxfree x country skis with Salomon Profil bindings. EC 190 cm and 210cm with Excel Arriva poles. $100 each set or $150 for pair. 845 7944 IDEAL OFFICE SOLUTIONS The number one copier sales & service centre in Northern BC. Ask about a Gold Service level agreement for your business! Husqvarna Crown Grade 7mm Rem Mag rifle $600.00 Good condition. 250-643-2025. Boats/Fishing Electric OB 30# thrust $60; electric OB 55# thrust $125 845 2695 Parting out CHORE COAT DIME SIMPLE BAGGAGE SPENT BARREN ESSAY TASK BUBBLED TIMID FORCES the 2006 Arctic Cat 500 Manual, Low km, c/w plow, heated grips, 2500# winch & trailer. $5,500 877 7759 2006 Polaris RMK 144 GC $3900 877 6767 2 sets of 12 Volt instruments for powerboats, make BEEDE. Each set has 2 RPM, 2 Voltmeter, 2 Water/temp. Meter, 2 Oil Pressure Meter, 1 Hour Meter. Price for both sets $ 500. 847 6103 2012 RMK 600 Pro Mountain sled. Low km, just broken in. $9,000 877 1317. 12ft Inflatable Boat, PVC Aquamarine, aluminum floorboards,. Comes with full package - 1 set of oars, pump, launching wheels, custom made cover, 25 HP Mercury Seahorse, 2 stroke outboard motor and fuel tank). Total $3'500. 847 6103 or [email protected] “Even duct tape can’t fix stupid...but it does muffle the sound!” 2009 Skidoo Summit XP. 1760 miles. Excellent condition. $6500 Firm 250-847-2714 09 12’ Aluminum Deck over trailer, new plywood deck, HD springs, ramp & spare tire. EC $2,500 877 7759 09 800 Dragon 155 Track, well maintained. New primary clutch. $4,500 877 9148 08 Polaris 800 Dragon, 155” track. Under 500 miles on updated drop in engine installed at Trails North. Computers & wiring harness replaced, updated front end, new pyro sensor, rebuilt clutch, new driveshaft bearings, rear shocks, front shock guards, brand new stock pipe, muffler & exhaust valves. Runs great. Trade for newer camper, quad or large sled trailer plus cash. 845 9546 2 x Ski Doo 2013 Expedition REV-XP 600 Ace. 1 with 200 km and 1 with just 40 km—$8,000 each/$14,000 for the paid obo 845 3202 UTILITY / SKI-DOO TRAILER. Well built. NEW IGHTS, WIRING & HITCH. 4”X 6” deck w/ 11” metal sides. 3 way hitch. $375. 635 6128 GOODS REAL HAVE VALID DRIVE WEAK LEAF ODOR TIMID PRISSY TRIAL READ following 2004 Vertical Edge 800, reverse, 151 track, rydefx shocks, heated grips, bar risers, windshield bag, rebuilt motor with approx. 500 miles. $4,000 877 1285 2008 Polaris 700 Dragon. 155" track 2840 km. EC $5600 250-877-0997 WORD SEARCH COMPLIMENTS OF MIRROR EYES ABLE ADEPT USEFUL ADEQUATE VAPOR SOUND WORK BREEZY BRILLIANT EXHAUSTED TOIL FOAM ATV’s/UTV’s & Sleds 2007 14foot Lund boat with swivel seats 2007 EZ loader trailer with new 25hp mercury factory jet with electric start. All in excellent condition. $8500 OBO. Call Roland at 250-845-7143 or email [email protected] 1-800-909-3220 Konica Minolta Kyocera Mita Hewlett Packard 6 sleds: 08 700 Dragon, 05 900 Rmk x2, 02 800 vert escape, 01 800 rmk,99 700 Rmk, 99 600 Rmk , 99 indy 500,98 600 powder special,98 700 Rmk, 98 mmax600, 97 583 summit, 97 440 zr cat, 97 wildcat700, 96 600 Xlt, 95 Cougar, 96 bearcat, 95 formula3 600, 95 EXT,95 440 Indy, 95 p.ex.600 cat, 92 exciter2 570, 91 Indy 500, 91 EXT 550, 90 indy 440 liquid, 90prowler440, 89 phazer, 89 Tundra, 88 exciter570, 77 panther, Old TNT 440, 80s skandics (x2), 72 élan (x2), 80s enticers (x4). Will pay CASH for wrecked/ blown/unwanted/etc...sleds. Always bringing in new sleds so text or call 250-845-9126, or email [email protected] BE YOUR OWN BOSS SMALL VERY PROFITABLE BUSINESS FOR SALE IN HOUSTON MALL. CALL 250 845 3649 D&M Brrrr…..Beat the Cold Check out our Winter Supplies Houston Industrial Site D & M INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES LTD. Mon -Thurs 8–6 pm; Fri to 5 pm; Sat 9-3 pm 845 3334 Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 7 THE ROI THEATRE Shovel From the 4th Avenue, Smithers. ROI I Wild Rated PG 7:30 & 9:30 pm FRI/SAT 9:30 Sunday 7:30 pm Mon, Tues Smithers Film Society “The Theory of Everything” Sunday at 7:30 pm ROI II Disney’s Strange Magic Rated General 7:00 & 9:00 pm FRI/SAT 7:30 pm Sun, Mon, Tues ROI III Project Almance 7:15 & 9:15 pm Fri/Sat 7:45 Sun. Mon, Tues 847-2440 When I was younger, all I wanted was a nice BMW. Now, I don’t care about the W. pmcaregivers.com [email protected] Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again. Farm Animals, Products Dorset wool available, gorgeous soft wool with great luster. 846 9898. Several beautiful rescue kittens available, male & female. Mostly black & gorgeous grey in color. Already spayed & neutered. 4 months old 877 8345 BROADWAY WELLNESS CENTER is pleased to welcome Horse Boarding in Telkwa. Access to many km of trails and small outdoor arena. Horses live in herd setting. We provide pasture, hay, water year around, salt blocks, deworming . 877 8345 MEGAN BOWES, RMT FOR SALE: Naturally raised pastured Berkshire pork. Government inspected, cut and wrapped. $5 per pound by the side. Bacon extra. 845-8367 Registered Massage Therapist for 15 years Evening and weekend appointments Gift certificates available! Goat Meat for sale from Spring Kids. Bone-in meat stew in 1 # pkgs. $5/pkg. 845 8367. Frank Eamor Saddle 16” $1,000 844 1960. Book Now! 250 847 0341 Grain fed lamb meat (Hair Breed) for sale. Government inspected, cut and wrapped $8 per lb by the side. 846-5426 3876 Broadway, Smith- Registered/registerable Yaks for sale. Good prices on starter herds or individuals. Great for meat, fibre or pack animals. Low maintenance costs. Trims or Royals available. 845 3735. 15% off all Initial Visits scheduled for January 2015!! Bakers Acres Kennels Live in Houston? Let us pick up your pet for grooming and Return the next day! Professional Certified Groomer Boarding & Daycare 7 days a week! Ask about our drop-In Training Sessions. 250 692 6481 Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 4 large spuds, cooked & smashed 1 tbsp. onion, finely diced 1/4 cup cheddar, shredded 5 carrots, chopped 1 onion, chopped 1/2 cup celery, chopped 1# ground beef 3/4 cup beef broth Pinch thyme 2 tbsp. flour 1 tsp ketchup 1/4 cup cheddar shredded 8 Shepherds Pie Add minced onions to mashed spuds along with cheese and set aside. Saute burger & onions until well browned, pour off excess fat, then stir in flour and cook 1 minute. Add ketchup & beef broth. Bring to a boil and simmer for 5 min. Layer the meat mixture on the bottom of a casserole dish (2 quart). Saute carrots, celery, layer on top. Sprinkle with a pinch of thyme and top with the mashed mixture. Sprinkle with cheese. Bake in preheated oven for 25 minutes. Serves 6 (or maybe 4) The pilot of an aerobatic biplane landed in the recently mown field of a Scottish farmer to make a few adjustments to his engine. While he was tinkering with his machine, he noticed the Scotsman and his wife watching with a great deal of curiosity. The Scotsman asked the pilot how much he would charge to give both he and his wife a ride. 'Well', said the pilot, 'Normally I charge $50 dollars each, but if you are both completely quiet throughout the flight, the ride will be free of charge. If I hear the least amount of noise, you will owe the full fare.' The couple quickly climbed aboard, and the pilot taxied and took off. Immediately, he proceeded to put his plane through all of its paces: barrel rolls, stalls, spins, split S maneuvers, you name it and he did it. The couple in back were completely silent throughout the thirty minute flight. Upon landing, the pilot said, 'I really have to hand it to you for keeping quiet through all that!' 'Aye', said the Scotsman, 'but I'll admit, ye almost heard me when the wife fell out.' Two Scotsmen met 25 years after their last get-together. They hugged and slapped each others back and tears formed in their eyes as they renewed their old friendship. "Let's have a drink like we did in the old days," the first Scot winked at his mate. "Aye," his mate replied. "And don't forget it's your shout." A Scottish cop was asked how he'd break up a crowd.. He answered, "I'd take up a collection!" If the snow gets to fallin You best get to callin for superior snow plowin... Breakfast Program of Canada @ Houston Secondary School Volunteers Needed Houston Secondary School is pleased to announce the introduction of a new breakfast program. This new daily program will be sponsored by the Breakfast Club of Canada and Rio Tinto Alcan and will run in conjunction with our existing sponsor Breakfast Programme. Students in need will receive a hot, healthy breakfast every day of the week. It takes a team of people including active volunteers to provide this type of amazing opportunity to our students. We would like to thank the Bulkley Valley Credit Union for providing volunteers to assist with prepping, serving and cleaning up every Tuesday morning. We are still seeking volunteers who could help out on any mornings except Tuesdays from 8:00am – 9:00am. If you are willing to volunteer your time toward this worthwhile project, please call Sam Birkedal at 250-8457217. For more information, please visit breakfastforlearning.ca. Bulkley Valley Eavestroughing 5” CONTINUOUS GUTTERS Now Installing SOFFITS & FACIA Bob at 250-845 7660 Reasonable “in Town” Rates 250-846-5509 - Free Estimates WILLY VERHELST w [email protected] CONSTRUCTION/CARPENTRY Renovations & Design Work Concrete Forming Patios & Decks Kitchens & Bathrooms Over 40 Years Experience Call Mike 877 0409 Vol. 2 Issue 3 January 29th, 2015 9 CFDC Nadina requires a Receptionist/ Office Assistant for its Houston Office. This position is full time. Starting date is March 1, 2015. Closing date: January 30, 2015, 12:00 noon. Growing communities one idea at a time. GENERAL MANAGER Community Futures Development Corporation of Nadina is a dynamic and vibrant not for profit community economic development corporation established in 1993, with it’s main office in Houston B.C. We are seeking a General Manager to lead our innovative and forward thinking organization in its commitment to fostering the entrepreneurial and community spirits within our region. We offer a wide range of services including: Community Economic Development Strategic Planning Business Loans Business Planning and Idea Development Related Business Services For required competencies and further information, visit www.cfnadina.ca Resumes and cover letters citing salary expectations can be mailed, marked “Confidential” to CFDC Nadina, PO Box 236, Houston BC V0J 1Z0, Atten tion: Jerry Botti, or may be emailed to: [email protected], with “GM Position” in the subject line. Closing date: February 27, 2015 The successful candidate will have: Excellent people skills Excellent organizational skills Excellent computer skills with MS Office The ability to maintain confidentiality Working knowledge of website and Facebook maintenance A partial list of duties includes: Being the first line of greeting for clients Preparing documents for staff and clients Making appointments for staff Using a custom database Scheduling meetings Minute taking for board meetings Scheduling video conferences Set up training room Clerical support for staff Tracking statistics, submitting reports And more… Please visit our website www.cfnadina.ca for more information and a detailed job description. Please submit your resume marked “CONFIDENTIAL: ADMIN” by Noon on Friday January 30, 2015 to: Jerry Botti CFDC Nadina PO Box 236 Houston, BC V0J 1Z0 You may drop of a resume in person at 2430 Butler Ave, Suite A, Houston BC or submit by email to [email protected] Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Three old guys were out walking. First one says, “Windy, isn’t it?” Second one says, “No, it’s Thursday!” Third one says, So am I. Let’s go get a beer.” A man was telling his neighbor, “I just bought a new hearing aid. It cost me four thousand dollars, but it’s state of the art. It’s perfect.” “Really,” answered the neighbor. “What kind is it?” “Twelve Thirty.” Jupiter’s four biggest moons (Io, Europa, Ganymede and Callisto) were discovered in 1610. Five Saturn moons were found in the late 1600’s. The two tiny Mars moons were not discovered until the late 1800’s and Pluto’s moon, Charon, was not discovered until 1978. SERIOUS? About Quitting Smoking Or Losing Weight?? 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