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Amnesty International pushes feds to halt Site C, launches 'global campaign' against dam

Amnesty International pushes feds to halt Site C, launches 'global campaign' against dam

Report 'marks the beginning of a global campaign by Amnesty to halt Site C’s construction'
Committee recommends Taylor golf ball dismantling

Committee recommends Taylor golf ball dismantling

Moving Taylor's landmark giant golf ball has turned out to be too costly to justify.
20 charged with fishing offences during B.C. Day CO blitz

20 charged with fishing offences during B.C. Day CO blitz

Conservation Officers seized a jet boat, 26 fish and issued 20 charges as part of an enforcement blitz over the B.C. Day long weekend.
Veresen Inc. to sell power generation assets, shift focus to midstream natural gas

Veresen Inc. to sell power generation assets, shift focus to midstream natural gas

Veresen Midstream, a subsidiary of Veresen Inc., has announced plans for $2.5 billion worth on investments in the Peace Region
Community food drive a big focus at upcoming United Way Fire Truck Pull

Community food drive a big focus at upcoming United Way Fire Truck Pull

Food banks in Fort St. John saw more than 3,400 clients in June, according to the United Way of Northern British Columbia. The agency is gearing up for its sixth annual fire truck pull on Sept.
North District RCMP gets chopper

North District RCMP gets chopper

A helicopter will now be North District RCMP's eye in the sky, while its airplane will patrol the Southeast District RCMP's territory in an exchange of aircraft announced late last week.
Culture camp teaches provincial staff about area First Nations

Culture camp teaches provincial staff about area First Nations

Eighteen provincial workers recently spent two days camping in the Peace River valley learning about Treaty 8 First Nations beliefs and culture.
B.C. continues to punish schools and hospitals with carbon fines

B.C. continues to punish schools and hospitals with carbon fines

The B.C. government says it has achieved carbon neutrality in the public sector for the sixth consecutive year.
Family affair represents the true nature of gold panning

Family affair represents the true nature of gold panning

From uncles to cousins to sisters and brothers, the lineage of gold panning champions at the 44th annual championships in Taylor run deep.
Peace Region Court Docket: July 25-29

Peace Region Court Docket: July 25-29

Here’s a look at what happened in Peace Region courts for the week ending July 29.