• Photo: Stacy Thomas
    High flying at Encana

    Twelve top-class international pros from the FMX and BMX circuit were showcased at the 2015 Extreme Freestyle Motocross World Tour, at the Encana Events Centre in Dawson Creek on Saturday Feb. 28. Bikers soared to death-defying heights...

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  • MLA for Peace River North Pat Pimm. Submitted photo
    Pat Pimm appointed Deputy Chair of the Committee of the Whole

    FORT ST. JOHN – Pat Pimm, MLA for Peace River North, has a new role to play in government. At the start of every legislative session, the legislature appoints an MLA to be Deputy Chair of the...

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  • The Flyers celebrate a goal on Sun., March 1, as they manage to turn the game against the Whitehorse Huskies in their favour. Photo: Bronwyn Scott
    FSJ Flyers advance to the Coy Cup

    FORT ST. JOHN – The Fort St. John Flyers are moving on to the Coy Cup after winning against the Whitehorse Huskies on Sat., Feb. 28 and Sun., March 1. The teams played in a two game...

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  • Dr. Bryn Kulmatycki. Submitted photo
    A new president and CEO for Northern Lights College coming in April

    DAWSON CREEK – Northern Lights College (NLC) will be swearing in a new president and CEO in April; Dr. Bryn Kulmatycki will become the college’s sixth president on April 1, 2015. Jennifer Fernandes, Acting Executive Director of...

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  • Judy Kucharuk, Dawson Creek entrepreneur, sees great value in professional development for women in rural areas. Submitted photo
    Vancouver-based course and grants offered to women entrepreneurs in rural areas

    DAWSON CREEK – The Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (FEW), based in Vancouver, is running a three-day educational seminar in April and is offering grants to assist women in rural areas with travel and accommodation costs. The deadline...

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    Dawson Creek RCMP request help with robber

    DAWSON CREEK – Dawson Creek RCMP is asking the public for help in identifying an individual who robbed the Legacy Village Market on March 1. Cst. Logan Hendrix revealed in a press release that at 6:53 p.m....

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  • Chetwynd Junior Citizen of the Year Brailee Guillett and Citizen of the Year Pam Engelland. Submitted photo
    53rd Chetwynd Civic Night a success

    CHETWYND – Chetwynd Chamber of Commerce held its 53rd annual Civic Night event on Feb. 26 2015, and about 150 people turned up to congratulate and recognize the community’s outstanding members. “The evening ran smoothly and according...

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  • The Layton Tremblay team, pictured from left to right: skip Layton Tremplay, third Murray Lawrence, second Brady Coates, lead Samuel Smith. Submitted photo
    Local curlers compete at the Alberta Juvenile Provincials

    FORT ST. JOHN – There were two Fort St. John teams representing the Peace Curling Association at the 2015 Alberta Juvenile Provincials at the Saville Sports Centre in Edmonton from Feb. 27 to March 1. Both the...

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    Dawson Creek Dynamite U16 volleyball team starts the season off strong

    DAWSON CREEK – The Dawson Creek Dynamite U16 team travelled to Edmonton Feb. 21-22 to compete in the first premier tournament of the season. They finished 4th overall, their best premier finish so far; the team has...

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  • Lori Ackerman, Peace River Regional District chair, cuts a ribbon to mark the official commissioning of the North Peace Regional Landfill Gas project on Thurs., Feb. 26. Photo: Bronwyn Scott
    Landfill gas management system now operational

    FORT ST. JOHN – Local dignitaries attended a ribbon cutting to mark the official commissioning of the North Peace Regional Landfill Gas project in Fort St. John on Thurs., Feb. 26. The new landfill gas management system...

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