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Fort St. John accountant a national award winner

Fort St. John accountant a national award winner

Jennifer Desiar of Fort St. John has been named Rising Star of the Year at the 2021 Sage Circle of Excellence Accounting Awards.
Ag projects receive $517,000 in grants

Ag projects receive $517,000 in grants

19 projects will recieve $517,000 in funding from the BC Hydro Peace Agricultural Compensation Fund, announced the Northern Development Initiative Trust (NDIT) today.
Fort St. John Shoppers honoured for contributions to Hospital Foundation

Fort St. John Shoppers honoured for contributions to Hospital Foundation

More than $200,000 raised and donated since 1999
Smart Money: Prosperity Goals

Smart Money: Prosperity Goals

An app to help people reach their Great Goals in Life
Consumer complaints against Telus up slightly, says watchdog

Consumer complaints against Telus up slightly, says watchdog

Proportion of complaints against Telus lower than its major competitors
Seniors Hall ‘squeezed’ by property taxes

Seniors Hall ‘squeezed’ by property taxes

The Fort St. John Senior Citizens Association is petitioning the city to waive its property taxes, calling a series of planned increases over the next several years an “insurmountable burden.”
Softwood lumber tariff hitting Canfor hardest

Softwood lumber tariff hitting Canfor hardest

Canfor paying 19.54%; West Fraser 11.12%
Northeast B.C. added 1,300 jobs in November

Northeast B.C. added 1,300 jobs in November

Employment in Northeast B.C. grew by 1,300 jobs in November, pushing the regional unemployment rate down to 4.1%, according to the latest estimates from Statistics Canada.
Canfor curtails Taylor pulp mill

Canfor curtails Taylor pulp mill

Recent flooding in southern B.C. causing supply chain challenges, company says
Fort St. John bison a Grand Champ at national show

Fort St. John bison a Grand Champ at national show