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Matt Preprost

Matt Preprost

Matt Preprost is a Fort St. John writer with more than a decade of award-winning reporting experience in daily, weekly, and student newsrooms across Western Canada. He arrived in the Peace River country in 2013, covering the height of the last boom through to the start of Site C and LNG development in the region. He has won eight provincial awards for his reporting and photography in Manitoba, and six awards in B.C. for his work with Alaska Highway News.

Matt is a proud member of the Fort St. John Rotary Club, and is an active volunteer and board director for the North Peace Historical Society, the North Peace Cultural Society, and the Fort St. John Public Library.

Phone
250-785-5631
Email
editor@ahnfsj.ca

Recent Work by Matt

Nominees announced for 2021 Fort St. John Community Awards

Nominees announced for 2021 Fort St. John Community Awards

City looks to highlight acts of kindness through Covid-19 pandemic
PRRD to draft Hockey Canada bylaw

PRRD to draft Hockey Canada bylaw

Tournaments have generated millions in economic activity, legacy funding
Anonymous donor gifts $25,000 to Fort St. John Hospital Foundation

Anonymous donor gifts $25,000 to Fort St. John Hospital Foundation

Donor wished to remain anonymous and receive no personal recognition
Around Town: Preserving North Peace history

Around Town: Preserving North Peace history

Nearly 20 years of historical newspapers have now been digitally archived
2021 Northern BC Regional Science Fair Results

2021 Northern BC Regional Science Fair Results

Four students selected to attend virtual Canada-Wide Science Fair in Ottawa
100 Street contract awarded

100 Street contract awarded

City received three bids under new best value procurement policy
Fort St. John seeks federal-provincial grant for homeless initiatives

Fort St. John seeks federal-provincial grant for homeless initiatives

Homelessness up 25% from 2018
Fort St. John byelection: Ballot order drawn

Fort St. John byelection: Ballot order drawn

Election goes May 15
Mass COVID-19 vaccine clinics begin in Fort St. John

Mass COVID-19 vaccine clinics begin in Fort St. John

First day seees 130 bookings
Court Docket, April 5-9

Court Docket, April 5-9

From Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, and Chetwynd provincial courts April 5 to 9, 2021