• From left: Celina Fequet and Johanne Jefferies will be going to We day later on this month.
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    Hudson’s Hope students going to We Day

    HUDSON’S HOPE – 13 students from Hudson’s Hope Elementary-Secondary School’s Social Responsibility Club got a welcomed surprise on Wednesday, Oct.7 when, during a school assembly, it was announced that they would be going to Vancouver to take...

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    Metro Vancouver board calls for a moratorium on Site C

    HUDSON’S HOPE – The Greater Vancouver Regional District board voted overwhelmingly in favour of writing a letter to Premier Christy Clark requesting a two-year moratorium on the construction of Site C on Fri., July 3. Of the...

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    Province issues Site C construction permits

    FORT ST. JOHN – Construction on Site C can officially begin. On Tues., July 7, the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations issued authorizations allowing construction to begin on the Site C Clean Energy Project....

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    B.C. Supreme Court throws out PVLA’s case against Site C

    FORT ST. JOHN – The B.C. Supreme Court ruled in favour of Site C when Hon. Justice Sewell threw out the Peace Valley Landowners Association’s case that environmental certification should never have been issued. The decision, announced...

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    Over $1.5-million being distributed to Peace communities

    FORT ST. JOHN – Peace region communities are receiving $1,544,821 from the provincial government to meet local needs like more policing, new equipment, increased community safety initiatives, infrastructure and service delivery priorities. The funding is part of...

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    Connecting rural areas of the Peace with high speed Internet

    FORT ST. JOHN – Enhanced Internet services could be coming to rural parts of the B.C. Peace region by late fall of this year. The Peace Region Internet Society, a non-profit organization that was created in 1994,...

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  • Dr. Danette Dawkin and Mary Augustine, executive director at the North Peace Division of Family Practice, speak to the PRRD board on Thurs., June 25, in Hudson's Hope. Photo: Bronwyn Scott
    Funding for resident doctors is showing positive results

    FORT ST. JOHN – The $100,000 the Peace River Regional District gave to help reduce costs for resident doctors last year is paying off, with more physicians interested in the region than previous years. At a Peace...

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    Metro Vancouver committee board hears Site C business case flaws from energy economist

    HUDSON’S HOPE – Energy economist Robert McCullough headed a presentation to Metro Vancouver’s Intergovernment and Finance Committee on flaws associated with the Site C business case on Thurs., July 18. Hudson’s Hope Mayor Gwen Johansson and legal...

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  • The Rutledge barn. Photo: Elinor Morrissey
    Hudson’s Hope Museum expanding into historical Rutledge barn

    HUDSON’S HOPE – The Hudson’s Hope Museum, which long ago outgrew its space, is finally going to have some breathing room. A barn, built in the 1930’s by settler Leo Rutledge, was donated to the Hudson’s Hope...

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    Student bussing fee due soon in School District 60

    FORT ST. JOHN – The deadline is fast approaching for School District 60’s transportation registration and fee payment for students who require bus services. Parents have only until Fri., June 19 to sign up at schools, although...

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