Marisca Bakker

It’s been 2 years since Jessica Patrick’s body was found in Smithers; case still unsolved

Patrick’s body was found on Sept. 15 2018, two weeks after she was last seen alive.

COLUMN: How do we unplug our children?

How much screen time is too much and how do we steer our kids to good content?

OPINION: English is a funny language

Do you remember trying to teach your kids about grammar?

Former B.C. MP calls for more RCMP oversight

Nathan Cullen says when groups of people lose trust in police, policing becomes impossible

THE STICKY FILES: It truly takes a village to raise a child (in a pandemic)

(And really, you are doing your parents a favour by dumping your kids on them every once in a while)

Wet’suwet’en man becomes only Indigenous gynecologic oncologist in Canada

Dr. Brent Jim is working toward improving cervical cancer screening rates for Indigenous women

Marisca Bakker: How to keep the family healthy and happy over the holidays

Marisca has some ideas on keeping your sanity this season

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

Column: Christmas for gifting memories, not just stuff

Focus on your best Christmas recollections and pass them on

COLUMN: Not going to sugarcoat it, Halloween treats aren’t treats anymore

Marisca is trying to keep her kid’s hands out of the cookie jar

Norwegian man finds biological family in B.C.

Family reunion for adopted man almost 50 years in the making.