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5/21/2015

Fort St. John Choir heading to Carnegie Hall

The North Peace Community Choir will be performing in one of the world’s most famous concert halls. The choir members will be playing Carnegie Hall later this year, and performing Handel’s Messiah alongside other international choirs. “For some people this is a real bucket list,” said Choir Director Rachel Casponi. ... Read more...
5/21/2015

Five Peace Region Students in Northern Medical Program Graduating Class

The University of Northern British Columbia’s Northern Medical Program celebrated its tenth year in operation this year, and this past weekend its eighth class took to the graduation stage. Of the 30 students who completed the program this time around, five come from the Peace Region. Taya O’Neill from Fort ... Read more...
5/21/2015

Fort St. John girl raises $15,000 to build schools in Haiti

She’s a World Vision Youth Ambassador, spoke at We Day, has been internationally recognized for her humanitarian efforts and she’s only 13 years old. Taylor DeVos is a talented young girl on a mission to raise money for kids in developing countries like Haiti. The Fort St. John resident started ... Read more...
5/21/2015

Wanted Man Believed to be in Fort St. John Area

A man wanted by authorities is believed to be in the Fort St. John Area. RCMP and the Fugitive Return Program are looking for William Pelkey.  Pelkey also goes by the name Will Robinson and is wanted for sexual offences in Alberta.  The 23-year-old is six feet tall, weighs 175 ... Read more...
5/21/2015

Stolen Weapons Recovered

More progress surrounding the recovery of numerous stolen firearms—Dawson Creek RCMP said they've seized various stolen weapons from incidents dating back to April 30. A recent traffic stop sparked the investigation, where a 26-year-old male, known to police, was pulled over.  The driver of the vehicle did not possess a ... Read more...