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9/20/2017

Open burning allowed throughout the Prince George Fire Center

All open burning is now allowed throughout the Peace Region and the Prince George Fire Centre as of noon today. That includes previously prohibited fire-related equipment such as; burn barrels, sky lanterns, binary exploding targets, air curtain burners, and fireworks. Fire danger has decreased in the region due to cooler ... Read more...
9/20/2017

District of Taylor collecting coats for charity

The District of Taylor is looking to make the cold winter months a little more bearable for children.   The district is running its annual Coats for Kids program, where gently used coats are dropped off at the Community Services Hub, and redistributed for free at the beginning of October. ... Read more...
9/20/2017

Grande Prairie RCMP search for missing teen

Grande Prairie RCMP are asking for the public's help in finding a missing teen. 16 year old Damon Bernard Matheson was reported missing yesterday, but was last seen on May 5th in Grande Prairie. Matheson has been described as Indigenous, 5' 7", 160 lbs with long black hair and brown ... Read more...
9/19/2017

Fort St. John LNG advocate speaking out over Aurora LNG decision

One local LNG advocate is voicing concerns after the decision by Nexen Energy to halt construction on the Aurora LNG project. Nexen halted construction due to the same reasons voiced by Petronas in canceling their proposed Pacific Northwest project – a poor economic climate. Alan Yu, founder of FSJ for ... Read more...
9/18/2017

Grande Prairie RCMP search for missing 14 year old girl

Grande Prairie RCMP are looking for a missing 14 year old girl. Danelle Ava Ames was last seen in Grande Prairie around 6 p.m. on Sunday. She has been described as Indigenous, 5' 6", 70 lbs, with long brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black ... Read more...
9/18/2017

Grande Prairie Rural RCMP look for missing teen

Grande Prairie RCMP's rural detachment is looking for a missing teen. 15 year old Madison Brosseau was last seen on Sunday in Sexsmith, just before noon. She has been described as Caucasian, 5'6", 115 lbs, with long brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink sweatshirt. ... Read more...
9/15/2017

Women's Resource Society hopes to have fun and raise money on Saturday

The Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society is looking to have a little fun and raise a little bit of money.   Homes2Suites by Hilton is teaming up with the Phoenix Volunteer Club and On Our Way Home Animal Rescue to host a dunk tank fundraiser tomorrow. From 11 a.m ... Read more...
9/14/2017

North Peace Secondary School looking to enroll students in work experience courses

North Peace Secondary School is doing their final recruiting push for their work experience programs.   The school hosts a number of programs that allow students to try out careers, apprenticeships, or even earn credits while working part-time jobs outside of school. Teachers say that getting students outside of the ... Read more...
9/13/2017

Job fair hits Dawson Creek's Encana Event Centre

A job fair was held Wednesday in Dawson Creek for people living with disabilities. Several vendors from across the peace region participated in the 3rd annual disability employment event -which was being held at the Encana Event Centre. There were guest presentations that also took place throughout the day and ... Read more...
9/13/2017

Fort St. John Literacy Society holds open house

The Fort St. John Literacy Society is looking to spread the word about the work they do in the community.   The non-profit held an open house today at their offices in the Community Bridge building. The organization teaches basic literacy skills to adults, and offers one-on-one tutoring for those ... Read more...