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Resource coalition optimistic over B.C.'s new natural gas framework

Resource coalition optimistic over B.C.'s new natural gas framework

The North East BC Resource Municipalities Coalition is optimistic about British Columbia’s new framework for natural gas development.
White Bear Industries awarded Alaska Highway maintenance contract

White Bear Industries awarded Alaska Highway maintenance contract

The federal government has signed a five-year, $79.8-million contract to maintain the Alaska Highway to White Bear Industries of Terrace. The contract, announced March 19, covers an 835-kilometre stretch of the highway north of Fort St.
Peace River North MLA Dan Davies proposes to change riding's name to include Northern Rockies

Peace River North MLA Dan Davies proposes to change riding's name to include Northern Rockies

Peace River North MLA Dan Davies will introduce his first bill as a legislator Thursday morning.
Northern Rockies granted $2.98 million for economic planning, wastewater upgrades

Northern Rockies granted $2.98 million for economic planning, wastewater upgrades

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality has secured federal gas tax funding to upgrade its wastewater treatment system and develop an economic strategy. The municipality has received two gas tax grants, worth a combined $2.98 million.
Province to hold poverty reduction strategy meetings in Fort St. John, Fort Nelson

Province to hold poverty reduction strategy meetings in Fort St. John, Fort Nelson

Residents in Fort St. John and Fort Nelson are being asked to give input on how poverty can be reduced in British Columbia.
Peace River North MLA Dan Davies opens Fort Nelson constituency office Thursday

Peace River North MLA Dan Davies opens Fort Nelson constituency office Thursday

Peace River North MLA Dan Davies will open a constituency office in Fort Nelson on Thursday.
Streeper all smiles after sixth world sled dog title

Streeper all smiles after sixth world sled dog title

For his sixth time, and first since 2010, Buddy Streeper is the Fur Rendezvous Open World Champion, after winning the prestigious Fur Rondy race in Anchorage, Alaska on Feb. 25.
NDP plans to restore timber harvest rules, premier says

NDP plans to restore timber harvest rules, premier says

Appurtenancy ties timber to local mills
Streepers going for world dogsledding gold in Alaska

Streepers going for world dogsledding gold in Alaska

The Streeper Kennels Sled Dog Racing Team is in Anchorage, Alaska, this weekend to compete in the 75th Fur Rondy Open World Championship Race.
B.C. firm awarded for work on Fort Nelson River bridge replacement

B.C. firm awarded for work on Fort Nelson River bridge replacement

A Burnaby-based civil engineering firm has been awarded by the province for its work on the Fort Nelson River bridge replacement. Binnie Construction Services Ltd. received the Award of Excellence for Construction Management and Supervision Services.