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Fort St. John RCMP gets new top cop

Fort St. John RCMP gets new top cop

Sgt. Michael J. Kurvers will replace Pat Egan to head up the Fort St. John RCMP detachment. Egan was transferred to Ottawa last summer.
Fort St. John man wins top Rotary Mega Lottery prize

Fort St. John man wins top Rotary Mega Lottery prize

Fort St. John resident Micah Bookham was recently announced as the grand prize winner of the Rotary Club Mega Lottery. Bookham will get to choose between a brand new truck or $40,000 cash.
Fort St. John man gets apology from RCMP

Fort St. John man gets apology from RCMP

RCMP have released a statement saying that the Fort St. John RCMP were mistaken in charging Fort St. John resident Barton Christopher Tetreau with possession of child pornography and distribution of child pornography earlier this year. Fort St.
New leadership for the Fort St. John Chamber of Commerce

New leadership for the Fort St. John Chamber of Commerce

Fort St. John isn’t in a "boom," according to newly elected Chamber of Commerce president Tony Zabinsky. “I would hate to use the word boom because there’s always a bust that follows,” he said. “Fort St.
Fort St. John tops places to work ranking

Fort St. John tops places to work ranking

Energetic City first on B.C. Business ranking of local labour markets
Police searching for men who robbed store with machete, fled on stolen 'tractor unit'

Police searching for men who robbed store with machete, fled on stolen 'tractor unit'

Police are on the lookout for two men who allegedly robbed a Petro-Canada in Fort St. John on Monday with a black-bladed machete. RCMP had reported on Monday that the incident took place at Humpty’s, a local eatery, however on Wednesday Fort St.
Peaceful valley, turbulent past

Peaceful valley, turbulent past

People of the Peace
Good Ole' Dayz liquor hours extended

Good Ole' Dayz liquor hours extended

Fort St. John City Council issued a recommendation to allow the restaurant Good Ole Dayz to serve liquor until 2 a.m. The move came despite concerns expressed by neighbouring spots.
Council approves funds to clean up downtown

Council approves funds to clean up downtown

Fort St. John City Council approved an extra $100,000 to better clean up downtown starting next year. Council made the decision at Monday’s meeting.
'Shrek the Musical!' hits the stage

'Shrek the Musical!' hits the stage

The world’s most famous ogre has come to the Energetic City. North Peace Secondary School students are performing “Shrek The Musical!” – based off the famous movie series.