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NDP win in Courtenay-Comox; Clark will try to form government

NDP win in Courtenay-Comox; Clark will try to form government

The NDP recorded a 189-vote victory over the Liberals in Courtenay-Comox Wednesday, a result that only adds to the uncertainty of B.C.’s political future.
‘Narrow-minded’: Derogatory graffiti condemned, scrubbed clean

‘Narrow-minded’: Derogatory graffiti condemned, scrubbed clean

Cultural groups and service providers in Fort St. John are calling it hurtful, narrow-minded, ignorant, and unacceptable.
Theatre festival returns to celebrate Canada 150

Theatre festival returns to celebrate Canada 150

The Peace River Zone Theatre Festival has returned after a several year hiatus. Three plays from Fort St. John will compete for the change to head to Mainstage, the provincial theatre festival that takes place in Vernon from June 30 to July 8.
The Peace Region is in her blood

The Peace Region is in her blood

Growing up on a ranch at Mile 68 of the Alaska Highway, Karree J. Phillips still considers the Peace Region home. Living in Tennessee while she hones her music career, she still makes it a point to come back to Fort St. John at least once a year.
Geoscience BC to map region's mining potential this summer

Geoscience BC to map region's mining potential this summer

Geoscience BC is turning to its eye to a remote corner of the Peace River Regional District to gain a better understanding of geology in the region and uncover potential new mining opportunities for the province.
Planning begins for new RCMP HQ

Planning begins for new RCMP HQ

The cost of renovating and expanding the Fort St. John RCMP detachment would exceed that of a brand new building, city council heard last week.
Valley landowners await results of final ballot count

Valley landowners await results of final ballot count

Dam's fate likely to be decided by result
Rescue Me challenge raises fund for SPCA

Rescue Me challenge raises fund for SPCA

The North Peace SPCA is in the midst of the Community Challenge event where they face off against the South Peace SPCA to see which shelter can raise the most money. Coming up on May 27 is the annual Rescue Me kennel lock up.
Telling their story

Telling their story

Bestselling author Lawrence Hill visited the Peace Region to research his upcoming novel
MLA-elect Davies reports for first caucus meeting

MLA-elect Davies reports for first caucus meeting

It’ll be another week before British Columbians know who will form the next provincial government, but one thing is for certain—Dan Davies will be representing the constituents and concerns of Peace River North. The Fort St.
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