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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...