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    Online Issue- July 24, 2014

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    Hudson’s Hope evacuation alert and evacuation order lifted

    HUDSON’S HOPE – The Peace River Regional District’s evacuation order and evacuation alert pertaining to the Mount McAllister wildfire are no longer in effect as of noon on Tues.,...

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  • Fort St. John city hall
    FSJ boundary extension approved

    FORT ST. JOHN – The City’s boundary extension application gained approval from the Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development on Mon., July 14, which leaves the fate of...

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    City casts a lifeline to the N.P. Cultural Centre

    FORT ST. JOHN – The North Peace Cultural Society made a huge request from Council on Mon, July 14, in the amount of $75,000. In addition, they asked that...

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    Child run over by sisters as he slept in his tent

    CHARLIE LAKE – Disaster was narrowly averted during a family camping trip at Montney Centennial Park when a young boy, not yet seven, was run over by his sisters...

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    Close call for Hudson’s Hope

    HUDSON’S HOPE – There are 42 firefighters, seven helicopters and 30 pieces of heavy equipment at work battling the blaze that caused the evacuation of the entire Hudson’s Hope...

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    Mechanical failure could be to blame for serious accident

    FORT ST. JOHN – Only one person was injured in a crash that rendered a semi and a pickup scrap metal on Tues., July 15, on Highway 29 near...

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    Dawson Creek lays plans for chicken bylaw

    DAWSON CREEK – After a compelling argument from one city resident, council has hatched a plan to make keeping backyard hens permissible under the City’s Animal Control Bylaw and...

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    RCMP arrest after five fires

    DAWSON CREEK – A 19-year-old male was in police custody last week, following the fifth dumpster fire in the city’s downtown. The fire was set in the early morning...

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    Chetwynd searches for stray cat solution

    CHETWYND – The South Peace Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, animal rescue societies, Northern Health and residents of Aspen Mobile Estates in Chetwynd have been working...

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