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Northern Rockies gets new top cop

Northern Rockies gets new top cop

McLeod brings years of big-city experience as detachment head
The race must go on

The race must go on

A triathlon isn't just a race. It's a lifestyle. That's the attitude more than 60 athletes brought to the last weekend's Northern Rockies Triathlon in Fort Nelson, the longest-running triathlon in this part of the province.
A run in the wild

A run in the wild

Green hay fields, free horses, rough terrain and open trail. For five years, runners have descended on this village, some 188 kilometres west of Fort Nelson, to compete amongst some of the most pristine running terrain in British Columbia.

Health centre divides community

The battle lines are drawn, a referendum is almost set and the stakes couldn't be higher.
The freshest food in town

The freshest food in town

If you think planting a garden in February, when temperatures fluctuate between minus 20 and minus 40, is impossible, you haven't met Becky Sadlier. All it takes is a wood fire boiler, 20 cords of wood and a greenhouse.

Federal cuts threaten Fort Nelson Friendship Society

Did the Federal government "unfriend" B.C.
Fort Nelson Museum opens for 28th year

Fort Nelson Museum opens for 28th year

No one knows the Alaska Highway like Marl Brown. Back when the road was just a gravel trail in 1957, Brown was a mechanic for the Canadian Army at Mile 245, "fixing whatever the camp needed fixing," he said.
Fort Nelson takes out the trash

Fort Nelson takes out the trash

Mayor says garbage pickup key to district's growth
Fort Nelson putting on more than a show

Fort Nelson putting on more than a show

Trade Show this weekend expected to attract 5,000

Monyeen Ollenberger: The Way We Remember

People of the Peace