Oilmen celebrate their familes

August 21, 2014

The Fort St. John Petroleum Association took this past weekend to celebrate their families at Peace Island Park, over the fifth annual Oilmen’s Family Weekend. There were...

Dawson Creek scraps Fiscal Gap Task Force

August 21, 2014

No one, it seems, wants to mind the gap. The City of Dawson Creek is backing it off its plan to recruit average citizens to a committee tasked with making difficult cuts ...

Fort Nelson First Nation elects new chief

August 21, 2014

Liz Logan is the newly elected chief of Fort Nelson First Nation. She said she plans to resign her post as the head of the Treaty 8 Tribal Association this Friday, and to...

Need healthcare? There's a website for that

August 21, 2014

Facing a shortage of doctors in the Peace Region, residents have other options for getting healthcare, one of them being online. Medeo is one company that’s attempting to...

Gas producers used less water last year: OGC

August 20, 2014

Despite a higher number of wells, natural gas producers in northeastern B.C. used less water last year than in 2012, new data from the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission suggests....

SFU expands water study in the Peace

August 20, 2014

Rural residents in the Peace River area are being asked to put their water to the test and allow researchers from Simon Fraser University (SFU) to dip into their wells and ...

Fort St. John Kidney Walk hits home

August 20, 2014

There may not be a cure to kidney disease, but on Sunday at Centennial Park in Fort St. John, more than 30 people came out to support family, friends, loved ones or others ...

Battling the blazes in the Northeast

August 19, 2014

From 1,000 feet, you could tell that something was wrong in the hills outside Chetwynd. Instead of their famous lush, green forests broken only by the occasional farm or ...

Smoke advisory issued for Northeast

August 19, 2014

Another smoke advisory has been issued for the Northeast as of Monday morning, including Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, Fort Nelson and surrounding areas. The ...

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