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November 17, 2018
 
 

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Local News

Sikanni Chief River ichthyosaur fossil in the running for provincial distinction

Sikanni Chief River ichthyosaur fossil in the running for provincial distinction

More than 200 million years ago, the Shonisaurus sikanniensis was the monster of the seas, trawling through the currents of what is now the present-day Sikanni Chief River. Now, the remains of . . .

SCOREBOARD: Dawson Creek Senior Canucks 9, Fort St. John Senior Flyers 7

The Fort St. John Flyers and Dawson Creek Canucks put on a show for the fans in their game Friday night, which the Canucks won 9-7. While the game was very physical and fast paced throughout, the . . .

​Birchcliff picks up new Montney lands near ’science and technology’ well pad

​Birchcliff picks up new Montney lands near ’science and technology’ well pad

Birchcliff Energy has expanded its position in an area of the Montney play it believes to have high value potential. The company announced it has reached a $39-million deal for 18 sections of . . .

Municipal budget simulator creating personal data privacy concerns, documents show

Municipal budget simulator creating personal data privacy concerns, documents show

Millions of Canadians’ personal data could be at risk through municipalities’ use of an online municipal budget simulator, records released under freedom of information law show. Fifty or more . . .

Northern Medical Program professor wins research prize

Northern Medical Program professor wins research prize

A Northern Medical Program associate professor has earned a second international research prize. Dr. Jacqueline Pettersen received Dr. Wolfgang Hevert Prize in Baden-Baden, Germany on Nov. 3 for . . .

Local Sports

SCOREBOARD: Dawson Creek Senior Canucks 9, Fort St. John Senior Flyers 7

SCOREBOARD: Dawson Creek Senior Canucks 9, Fort St. John Senior Flyers 7

The Fort St. John Flyers and Dawson Creek Canucks put on a show for the fans in their game Friday night, which the Canucks won 9-7. While the game was very physical and fast paced throughout, the . . .

Around The Bases – Your trip around the world in sports for November 16, 2018

The daily sports news cycle is crazier than ever. Don't have the stamina to keep up to speed? Around The Bases is your daily morning destination to stay in the know on the biggest stories in . . .

Letter to the editor

LETTERS: It's your duty to vote in electoral reform referendum

LETTERS: It's your duty to vote in electoral reform referendum

B.C. has barely two weeks left to mail their proportional representation ballot. If you're still on the fence about how to vote, here are some things to consider. Under first past the post, we . . .

Column

Edwina Nearhood: Sitting in the shadow of another boom

Edwina Nearhood: Sitting in the shadow of another boom

So many things to say, so long between columns, though I have a few thoughts to ponder. North Peace Savings and Credit Union hosted an economic update a few weeks back. There are a lot of . . .