• North bank stabilization at the Site C dam site. Photo: BC Hydro
    Site C job fairs announced for Peace Region

    DAWSON CREEK – BC Hydro and it’s contractors have announced the job fair schedule for events which will take place in Chetwynd, Dawson Creek and Fort. St John this month. “Construction activities on the Site C project...

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    City “Closing the loop” on Site C talks

    FORT ST. JOHN – The city is inviting the community to a meeting to discuss the details of the proposed agreement made with BC Hydro. This is in an effort to “close the loop” on Site C...

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  • Defendant Ken Boon speaks to David Suzuki weeks before the claim was filed.
Photo: Julia Lovett
    Civil Claim filed against campers

    FORT ST. JOHN – On Tuesday, Jan. 19, BC Hydro submitted a civil claim to the Supreme Court of British Columbia, seeking an injunction against the campers at the Rocky Mountain Fort camp. “I think there’s still...

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  • Letters to the Editor
    The economy of Site C versus natural gas

    Jan 9/16  letter to editor The new year is beginning on a very rough economic note: the down turn in the  oil and natural industry  along with the economy in general has gone far south by any...

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  • Mark Meiers, early in the morning at the protest.
Photo: Julia Lovett
    Site C: Demonstrators and Treaty 8 members hold down the fort

    FORT ST. JOHN – The struggle for those who are working hard to be heard in efforts to protect the Peace River, found themselves having a visit with the RCMP on Wednesday, Jan 6, after three landowners...

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  • North bank stabilization at the Site C dam site. Photo: BC Hydro
    BC Hydro and BC Chamber of Commerce to hold Site C business networking events and more job fairs

    FORT ST. JOHN – BC Hydro and the BC Chamber of Commerce will be holding business networking sessions in January and the first part of February, starting with a session in Fort St. John on Monday Jan. 25....

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    Suzuki to visit Rocky Mountain Fort

    Fort St. John  – World renowned environmentalist David Suzuki and Grand Chief Stewart Phillip will be visiting the historic camp where Treaty 8 members and landowners alike have been camping out round the clock. Updates to come....

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  • Mark Meiers, early in the morning at the protest.
Photo: Julia Lovett
    Site C protester arrested for breach of the peace

    FORT ST. JOHN – On a warm sunny morning, on Wednesday, Dec. 2, a group of Peace Valley residents gathered together for a peaceful gathering at the entrance of Site C to protest the hydro dam being...

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  • Protester, Mark Myers was arrested during the Site C  protest  on Wednesday, Dec. 2.  Photo: Julia Lovett
    Protester arrested at Site C

    FORT ST. JOHN – On the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 2, Mark Myers, a Site C protester was arrested by the Fort St. John RCMP after they were called by BC Hydro Security at around 10 a.m....

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  • B.C. Premier Christy Clark makes the contract announcement in Burnaby.
Photo: B.C. Government
    Main civil works contract awarded for Site C

    FORT ST. JOHN – Another brick has been laid for the groundwork of the contentious Site C Clean Energy Project, this time coming in the form of a main civil works contract awarded to a local company....

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