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Painted Pony reports first sales of natural gas from Townsend facility

Painted Pony reports first sales of natural gas from Townsend facility

Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd. reported that the Townsend facility began producing natural gas sales volumes on July 7 with commercial operations beginning on July 10, more than 30 days ahead of Painted Pony's schedule.
Protester who disrupted deadly Site C meeting still waiting for answers

Protester who disrupted deadly Site C meeting still waiting for answers

Terry Hadland knocked over posters and tables at Site C event, triggering call to police that left masked man dead
PRRD passes on public hearing for Site C liquor licence

PRRD passes on public hearing for Site C liquor licence

Camp company is applying to run a licenced lounge in the facility
Natural gas liquids 'the one thing we have to hold hope to' after LNG delays

Natural gas liquids 'the one thing we have to hold hope to' after LNG delays

Natural gas liquids including propane and butane are a lone bright spot in an otherwise bleak local economy, Dawson Creek Mayor Dale Bumstead said during a regional district vote on a controversial Encana Corp. facility Thursday.
Controversial natural gas liquids facility inches closer to approval

Controversial natural gas liquids facility inches closer to approval

Residents in the area staged a recent protest against the proposed project
AltaGas, Halfway River First Nation sign relationship agreement

AltaGas, Halfway River First Nation sign relationship agreement

AltaGas and Halfway River First Nation (HRFN) have signed a comprehensive relationship agreement.
July land sale nets $510K

July land sale nets $510K

The province brought in $510,660 from the sale of 14 drilling licenses at the latest auction held July 13. Sale totals have been all over the map so far this year, from a high of $1.
'I will never know what got into him': one year later, family remembers masked man shot by RCMP

'I will never know what got into him': one year later, family remembers masked man shot by RCMP

Police shooting of James McIntyre outside Site C dam open house last year still under investigation
UBC researcher makes final push for bobcat, lynx photos

UBC researcher makes final push for bobcat, lynx photos

A researcher mapping bobcat and lynx movements across the province is hoping Peace Region residents can help him out with photos they may have of the large cats.
Taylor turns to garlic to curb mosquito problem

Taylor turns to garlic to curb mosquito problem

Forget malathion, forget DDT—the District of Taylor is turning to garlic to take a bite out the community’s mosquito problem.