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Fort Nelson resident builds 20-foot snowman

Fort Nelson resident builds 20-foot snowman

Fort Nelson may be small, but it’s got a big snowman. A resident there, Lukas Mertelik, single handedly built a 20-foot tall snowman there this winter.
Taking a stand

Taking a stand

Northern B.C. resident was amongst those arrested for protesting in Burnaby last week
Still no answers in fire at Fort Nelson Robin's Donuts

Still no answers in fire at Fort Nelson Robin's Donuts

The fire that decimated at the Robin's Donuts in Fort Nelson late last month is still under investigation, although the municipality’s fire department has closed the book on it for now.
Fort Nelson takes the health care conversation to residents

Fort Nelson takes the health care conversation to residents

So seriously, folks, what do you want health care to look like? That’s what Fort Nelson is asking its citizens.
Streeper wins third term as mayor

Streeper wins third term as mayor

For the third time, the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality has elected Bill Streeper to represent it as mayor, this time over his former council colleague, Kim Eglinski.
School District 81 candidate responses

School District 81 candidate responses

The following statements are the original, unedited responses from SD 81 trustee candidates to questions posed by the Alaska Highway News.
School District 81 decides

School District 81 decides

With five seats and only six contenders, the race for seats on the School District 81 board of trustees isn’t the hottest one, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t important. Like many other districts in the province, student enrolment is down.
Fort Nelson trail to get a facelift

Fort Nelson trail to get a facelift

The Northern Rockies Regional Airport isn’t the only part of Fort Nelson that recently got an injection of Federal cash; the community’s trail is getting nearly a quarter-million dollars from the Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF).
To time change or not to time change? That is the question for Fort Nelson

To time change or not to time change? That is the question for Fort Nelson

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality is asking voters this Election Day to weigh in on whether to keep Daylight Savings Time in the region, which would keep time in line with the province’s more populated areas, or switch to the same Mountain S
Eight competing for spots on Northern Rockies Regional Municipality council

Eight competing for spots on Northern Rockies Regional Municipality council

While Fort Nelson has a hot mayoral race, with Bill Streeper fighting to keep his seat against challenger Kim Eglinski, the council race will also be tight.