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Covenant House launches 50/50 raffle to support homeless youth

Covenant House launches 50/50 raffle to support homeless youth

Covenant House Vancouver is launching an exciting new online fundraising initiative. From Feb. 15 to March 15, supporters will be able to buy tickets online for a 50/50 draw.
Former AHN editor Nigel Hannaford to share stories of Fort St. John

Former AHN editor Nigel Hannaford to share stories of Fort St. John

Former Alaska Highway News editor Nigel Hannaford will be the guest of the North Peace Historical Society’s Feb. 26 annual general meeting, as the society marks the 75th anniversary of the city’s paper.
Museum News — January 2020

Museum News — January 2020

It’s a whole new decade and we’re gearing up at the museum for an exciting 2020. We could use your help to make this year a success.
Country concert series to benefit Wounded Warriors

Country concert series to benefit Wounded Warriors

A country music concert series in the new year will celebrate classics from the 1990s while raising funds in support of veterans and first responders. Fort St.
Summer folk festival planned in Hudson's Hope

Summer folk festival planned in Hudson's Hope

It's the middle of winter and Ben Waechter and Cait Vince are keeping their minds on warmer, summer days filled with music along the Peace River. They're organizing the first annual Peace Valley Folk Fest set for July 17 to 19 in Hudson's Hope.
Northern B.C. artist selected for Ducks Unlimited national portfolio

Northern B.C. artist selected for Ducks Unlimited national portfolio

The work of a northern B.C. artist is among that featured in Ducks Unlimited Canada's 2020 National Art Portfolio. 'Morning Solitude' by Ken Ferris captures a trio of northern pintails resting peacefully along the shoreline as the morning sun rises.
Fort St. John pastor explores the potential of rural churches with new book

Fort St. John pastor explores the potential of rural churches with new book

In a world of mega-churches and television evangelists, how can the modern day small town church connect with its rural roots, and marry faith with culture to build community? It's a question Fort St.
Fort St. John arts stars return home for Christmas

Fort St. John arts stars return home for Christmas

Three professional performers originally from Fort St. John enlightened a crowd at the North Peace Art Gallery on Thursday evening about what inspired them to pursue a career in the arts.
Museum News — December 2019

Museum News — December 2019

It’s always busy behind the scenes at the museum.
Museum News — November 2019

Museum News — November 2019

It’s great to be back after my maternity leave. I’ve jumped full swing into several projects and we are gearing up for Christmas here at the museum.