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Solutions to Charlie Lake algae problems pitched at public meeting

Solutions to Charlie Lake algae problems pitched at public meeting

Charlie Lake residents got a better understanding of the dynamics and health of their lake at a public meeting last week, as well as some possible solutions to help tackle its ongoing problems with algae. Residents jammed into the community hall Nov.
Documentary celebrates hero of the Charlie Lake Tragedy

Documentary celebrates hero of the Charlie Lake Tragedy

Three years ago, a Swedish filmmaker visited Fort St. John to learn everything she could about a Swedish trapper and how he came to save five men from drowning in Charlie Lake during the building of the Alaska Highway.
Country dinner brings in $6,000 for Ride for the Disabled

Country dinner brings in $6,000 for Ride for the Disabled

The Charlie Lake Community Hall was filled with good ole country tunes and a night full of dancing Sept. 17, as local residents helped bring in at least $6,000 for the North Peace Ride for the Disabled.
PRRD beefs up sewer rules, threatens legal action against company

PRRD beefs up sewer rules, threatens legal action against company

The Peace River Regional District has beefed up its sewer bylaws after a commercial hauler bypassed its Charlie Lake sewage facility by dumping at a residential connection.
New 120-foot Rotary flagpole draws the eye in Charlie Lake

New 120-foot Rotary flagpole draws the eye in Charlie Lake

There’s a new landmark to behold at the Rotary RV Park in Charlie Lake. The Rotary Club of Fort St. John raised a new 120-foot flagpole on Aug. 11, which runs a 20x40 foot Canadian flag.
Driver ejected, killed in Charlie Lake accident

Driver ejected, killed in Charlie Lake accident

UPDATE, 2:30 p.m.: RCMP say the highway has reopened to traffic in both directions. ORIGINAL STORY: An accident on the Alaska Highway near Charlie Lake claimed the life of 23-year-old man early Wednesday morning, RCMP say.
Noxious blue-green algae prompts health warning for Charlie Lake

Noxious blue-green algae prompts health warning for Charlie Lake

Northern Health is advising Charlie Lake homeowners and visitors to avoid potentially toxic blue-green algae blooms in the area. The health authority issued a public health advisory on Aug.
Bartender Olympics return to Charlie Lake

Bartender Olympics return to Charlie Lake

After being on hiatus for several years, the staff at Jackfish Dundee’s Pub have decided it’s long past time to revive the Bartender Olympics.
Charlie Lake man facing slew of weapon, assault charges after crashing family party

Charlie Lake man facing slew of weapon, assault charges after crashing family party

A Charlie Lake man is facing 16 different weapon, assault, and break-in charges after Fort St. John RCMP say he showed up uninvited to a family celebration over the Canada Day long weekend.
National Aboriginal Day marked with bannock, music and cave tours

National Aboriginal Day marked with bannock, music and cave tours

Hundreds of revellers came to the Tse’K’wa archaeological site and property, also known as Charlie Lake Cave, on Tuesday to celebrate National Aboriginal Day.
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