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B.C. food bank gets 300 pounds of confiscated moose meat after seizure

B.C. food bank gets 300 pounds of confiscated moose meat after seizure

The meat was donated to the Archway Food Bank in Abbotsford.
Northern mayors, chiefs meet to discuss community reconcilation

Northern mayors, chiefs meet to discuss community reconcilation

Local mayors and Treaty 8 First Nations chiefs in Northeast B.C. met earlier this month in what is being described as a “momentous first step” on taking action on reconciliation.
Northern Rockies RCMP seek tips on stolen industrial equipment

Northern Rockies RCMP seek tips on stolen industrial equipment

RCMP in the Northern Rockies are looking for tips to help find several large pieces of stolen industrial equipment.
Land match program is hooking people up

Land match program is hooking people up

The BC Land Matching Program is operated through Young Agrarians, with funding from the Province of BC and regional funders. It’s a free program designed to match prospective farmers looking for land with land holders looking to lease their land for farming purposes. 
'Hitchhiking comedian' raising funds for Fort Nelson family

'Hitchhiking comedian' raising funds for Fort Nelson family

Fangzhou He is bringing his trademark combination of comedy and charity to the far North. He, currently touring B.C., will be in Fort Nelson to perform and raise funds for the family of Katie June.
Underage wild sheep harvesting adds up in northeast B.C.

Underage wild sheep harvesting adds up in northeast B.C.

Seven sheep seized after failing inspection
Fort Nelson writer joins national Indigenous Writers' Circle

Fort Nelson writer joins national Indigenous Writers' Circle

Fort Nelson author Kerissa Dickie is one of 15 authors chosen from across Canada to join the Audible Indigenous Writers' Circle, a program that offers mentorship and guidance to emerging First Nations authors.
Fort Nelson duo find surprise success with online radio show

Fort Nelson duo find surprise success with online radio show

Fort Nelson First Nations bless Tu Deh-Kah Geothermal

Fort Nelson First Nations bless Tu Deh-Kah Geothermal

A blessing ceremony was held this week at the Clarke Lake site for the future Tu Deh-Kah Geothermal plant.
Fort Nelson taking care of seniors, others in need in the north

Fort Nelson taking care of seniors, others in need in the north

Eight residents are currently live at Heritage Place, Fort Nelson’s supported living facility. The Northern Rockies Seniors Society has been operating since 2008 and fundraised more than a million dollars to open the home in 2016.