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Pine River Gas Plant shut down after amine release

Pine River Gas Plant shut down after amine release

Ambient air readings also showed unexplained releases of H2S.
Spectra dinged six times for safety, environmental issues at B.C. gas facilities

Spectra dinged six times for safety, environmental issues at B.C. gas facilities

Company working to comply with NEB rules
Band together or blockade? Blueberry River man hopes to form Treaty 8 contractor coalition

Band together or blockade? Blueberry River man hopes to form Treaty 8 contractor coalition

A First Nations contractor says a flare up over a gas plant that almost led him to blockade the project highlights the need for aboriginal oilfield firms to band together.
Wind proposal continues to fan Montney residents' ire

Wind proposal continues to fan Montney residents' ire

About 130 people crammed into Montney Recreational Hall on Tuesday to voice concerns about a proposed wind energy project that, if approved, would see up to seven turbines built northeast of Charlie Lake.
This day in history: Nov. 27, 1984

This day in history: Nov. 27, 1984

Cash advance needed for farms Peace Region grain farmers were seeking payment of $15 per cultivated acre for 1984 crop and loan guarantees for the following season, the Alaska Highway News reported on this day in history.
Ackerman will seek Pimm’s seat in Victoria

Ackerman will seek Pimm’s seat in Victoria

Fort St. John Mayor Lori Ackerman says her hat will be in the ring to fill Pat Pimm’s seat in Victoria. The two-term Fort St. John mayor said Thursday afternoon she would seek the B.C. Liberal party nomination in the Peace River North riding.
Spectra Energy confirms H2S leak at Pine River Gas Plant

Spectra Energy confirms H2S leak at Pine River Gas Plant

No one was injured following a leak of an unknown amount of deadly hydrogen sulfide (H2S) gas at Spectra Energy's Pine River Gas plant, about 45 kilometres west of Chetwynd. - See more at: http://www.alaskahighwaynews.
Full text: MLA Pimm's announcement

Full text: MLA Pimm's announcement

The following text of MLA Pat Pimm's announcement Thursday he will not seek re-election in 2017 was provided by the B.C. Government caucus: Good morning everyone, Thank you all for coming today.
MLA Pimm will not seek re-election

MLA Pimm will not seek re-election

North Peace MLA Pat Pimm has announced he will not seek re-election in 2017. Pimm made the emotional announcement Thursday morning at his constituency office, saying he wants to spend more time with his family and start his retirement.
Highway study calls for more passing lanes, signage and lighting

Highway study calls for more passing lanes, signage and lighting

Anyone who has driven the Alaska Highway north of Fort St. John in anything less than ideal conditions will tell you it can be a dangerous stretch of road.