• Letters to the Editor
    Double Whammy

    FORT ST. JOHN – Dear Editor, Local resident, Bonita Wilson, went to retrieve her mail on her local street, 103 Ave. no sidewalks. Bonita fell over backwards, her ankle broken. hospitalized. ...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Letters to the Editor
    Celebrating volunteers

    Letter To the editor: Volunteers rock! Each year, National Volunteer Week commemorates the efforts of volunteers across the country who make our society a better place. This year, the theme of National Volunteer Week...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Letters to the Editor
    Province gets props for approving Brucejack gold mine

    Dear Editor: I was pleased to read about the new Brucejack gold mine that’s been approved in the northwest of B.C. and I have to give credit to the B.C. Government for doing so. It is important...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Jill
    So long, farewell

    Dear Readers, During my time at the Northeast News you’ve heard me express my thoughts and feelings about events, causes, and general happenings in the region. Now, on my last day at the paper, I wish to...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Bronwyn Scott
    A lesson in parenting

    The pitter patter of tiny feet, the messes, the headaches and the cuddles. Such are the joys – and trials – of parenting. My boyfriend and I are new at it, and as we adjust to our...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Bronwyn Scott
    Moving forward on homelessness in FSJ

    When talking with a Salvation Army representative here in Fort St. John regarding the opening of a shelter complex, I was glad to hear that they’ve changed their system to focus on helping, not enabling. Part of...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Letters to the Editor
    Strike savings should go to Learning Improvement Fund

    Dear Minister Fassbender, Our board was surprised yet again by the announced proposal by Finance Minister de Jong that the savings from the strike/lockout be used to provide funds to parents for daycare assistance if a settlement...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Jill
    Not my first rodeo

    The rodeo only comes around once a year, and when it does the whole town is abuzz. Even if the whole country/western thing isn’t your style, there’s no denying that the Dawson Creek Fall Fair and Exhibition...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Jill
    Selfless social work

    This week, I’d like to take the opportunity to congratulate the South Peace Community Resources Society on celebrating their 40th anniversary. The amount of energy and work their staff and volunteers do to ensure the needs of...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Jill
    My green thumb

    So the snow has melted, and I’m told that the growing season is upon us. I can’t confirm that statement seeing as how I’ve never been much of a gardener (at all), but this year I’m determined...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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