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Court Docket: May 29-June 2

Court Docket: May 29-June 2

A summary of what went on in Peace Region courts for the week ending June 2. There were no cases up for sentencing in Hudson’s Hope or Fort Nelson.
Ottawa announces softwood lumber aid package

Ottawa announces softwood lumber aid package

Ottawa to provide $867 million in aid to lumber producers hit with U.S. duties
Students learn of aboriginal traditions past and present

Students learn of aboriginal traditions past and present

From preparing moose hide to learning aboriginal hand games, skinning a beaver to digging for artefacts, Grade 4 students in School District 60 had a day of cultural learning at Doig River First Nation on Thursday, May 25.
Mayors respond to NDP-Green political pact

Mayors respond to NDP-Green political pact

Mayors in the North Peace say they will continue to advocate on behalf of the region and rural resource economies regardless of who forms government in the B.C. legislature in the coming weeks.
Court Docket: May 19-26

Court Docket: May 19-26

A summary of what went on in Peace Region courts for the weeks ending May 19 and 26. There were no cases up for sentencing in Hudson’s Hope.
NDP-Green deal includes 'immediate review' of Site C

NDP-Green deal includes 'immediate review' of Site C

The BC NDP and Green parties will send the Site C dam to the B.C. Utilities Commission (BCUC) for an immediate review if the New Democrats form a minority government in the coming weeks.
Premier Clark to recall legislature; test confidence in Liberals

Premier Clark to recall legislature; test confidence in Liberals

Premier Christy Clark will recall the legislature next month to test its confidence in her Liberal government despite a pact between the NDP and Greens to defeat her and install a minority government.
BC Greens throw support behind NDP under four-year deal

BC Greens throw support behind NDP under four-year deal

The BC Green Party says it will support the BC NDP in the legislature. Party leader Andrew Weaver made the announcement next to BC NDP Leader John Horgan outside the legislature Monday afternoon.
Cross-Canada cycle a trip of a lifetime

Cross-Canada cycle a trip of a lifetime

It’s taken nine months, but the trip of a lifetime is finally here a trio of Fort St. John cyclists. Robert Sapp, Ben Dawson, and Dawit Feyissa are set to leave for their cross-country cycling trip on May 27.
Let’s Art fosters sense of self

Let’s Art fosters sense of self

How a child sees and feels about themselves is reflected in their art, and Barry Moss can tell exactly how a child views themselves after seeing them draw one picture.