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Local firefighters ready to tackle wildfires, but lack of equipment frustrates

Local firefighters ready to tackle wildfires, but lack of equipment frustrates

A contingent of Charlie Lake firefighters say they are ready to help fight forest fires burning across the province, but are frustrated they won't be allowed to bring any equipment with them if and when called.
Charlie Lake burglar arrested

Charlie Lake burglar arrested

A teenager has been arrested in connection with a string of burglaries in the Charlie Lake area. Officers arrested the 17-year-old around 10 a.m. on June 27.
Burglar awakens Charlie Lake residents during early morning robbery

Burglar awakens Charlie Lake residents during early morning robbery

A restful sleep was roused into a nightmare for one Charlie Lake family early Wednesday morning. Fort St.
Charlie Lake boat launch replacement begins June 21

Charlie Lake boat launch replacement begins June 21

The Charlie Lake boat launch will close for three weeks starting Wednesday as replacement work gets underway.
Carnival raises $3,800 for cancer society

Carnival raises $3,800 for cancer society

This year's Carnival of Hope raised $3,800 to support cancer services in the community. "It was a very busy weekend, everyone who was there had lots of fun," organizer Brenda Baumeister said. "We did very well.
Carnival of Hope raising funds for cancer supports this weekend

Carnival of Hope raising funds for cancer supports this weekend

Those looking for a fun time and great cause to support can find both in one place in Charlie Lake this weekend.
2016 wildfires spark review of Charlie Lake fire coverage

2016 wildfires spark review of Charlie Lake fire coverage

Firefighters also want ability to respond to vehicle rescues, medical calls
Syrian families reunited in Fort St. John

Syrian families reunited in Fort St. John

After a year of much anticipation, two Syrian refugee families have reunited in Fort St. John.
Ace Holes win Crystal Cup for the second year in a row

Ace Holes win Crystal Cup for the second year in a row

It almost looked like Mother Nature was going to ruin everything, but in the end, the sixth annual Crystal Cup Pond Hockey Challenge went on to have another successful year.
Pond hockey tournament around the corner

Pond hockey tournament around the corner

Three pond hockey tournaments will take place, Feb. 17 to 19, on Charlie Lake, just north of Fort St. John on the Alaska Highway. The Crystal Cup, the ladies’ Sapphire Cup and the over 40 masters’ Cole Cup, will be handed out to the best teams.