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Thursday, April 19, 2018
HUDSON’S HOPE, B.C. — The Hudson’s Hope RCMP say they responded to approximately 25 calls for service over the last four weeks.  During the month of March, the Hudson’s Hope RCMP issued 33 Motor Vehicle Act Warnings and Violation Tickets....
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — The Peace Region Skills Canada team is back in Northeast B.C. after competing at the Skills Canada Provincials in Abbotsford this week.  The team of competitors was made up of gold medalists from the Regional...
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Minister Michelle Mungall has introduced legislation that, if enacted, would oversee improved restoration of orphaned oil and gas wells in B.C. If approved by the legislature, Bill 15, the Energy,...
DAWSON CREEK, B.C. — Dawson Creek city council voted in favour of awarding the contract for the City’s new curbside recycling program, which will be rolled out this fall. Chief Administrative Officer Duncan Redfearn said that the possibility of Dawson...
TUMBLER RIDGE, B.C. - After opening early this morning, registration for the 2018 Emperor's Challenge completely sold out in just over six hours. Registration for the event was postponed by a week after excessive web traffic caused the Stride and Glide...
DAWSON CREEK, B.C. — School District 59 officials say that students being overheard on a city bus making off-colour comments about the shooting at a Parkland, Florida school two months ago led to a Hold and Secure being initiated...
UPDATE: School District 59's Director of Instruction Mike Readman said that the Hold and Secure at the South Peace campus was lifted at 10:25 a.m. DAWSON CREEK, B.C. — A Hold and Secure that was put into effect at one...
GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. — The Grande Prairie RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 33-year-old man. Kory Kujansuu was last seen in Grande Prairie at approximately 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17th near the Podollan Inn and Spa....
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — Scientists with the Geological Survey of Canada have confirmed that at least two earthquakes have occurred in the B.C. Peace Region since late Sunday. Earlier Monday, Moose FM received several reports of earthquakes that had...
DAWSON CREEK, B.C. — Black Diamond Group Ltd. announced today that it has signed an agreement to assume the lease and ongoing operations of its 1,244-room Sunset Prairie Lodge. The company said that the camp, which is located between Fort...
UPDATE: Environment Canada has ended the snowfall warning for the South B.C. Peace Region. DAWSON CREEK, B.C. — A snowfall warning issued by Environment Canada for the South Peace remains in effect this morning. Meteorologists say that a low pressure system over Southern B.C....
HUMBOLDT, S.K. - The Humboldt Bronco’s and GoFundMe will shut down their online fundraiser this Wednesday. The GoFundMe campaign will end on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. MST.  In a press release posted to the team website, the...
DAWSON CREEK, B.C. — The Lake View Credit Union held its Annual General Meeting in Dawson Creek last Wednesday, when Director Myles Mowat announced that the credit union would be donating over $20,000 to seven organizations in the South...
CORRECTION: Cst. Melanie McIntosh stated in an email that the incident occurred on Sunday, April 15, 2018, not March 15 as indicated in the original release sent out by the RCMP. GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. — A 47-year-old man from the Manning, Alberta area is facing...
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — The provincial government said today that it will be accepting comments from the public on the proposed new Tsaa Nuna conservancy, located next to the Halfwat River First Nation, until May 25th. The proposed Tsaa...
DAWSON CREEK, B.C. - Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the B.C. South Peace. The region could see 15 to 25 cm of snow by Tuesday. A Pacific disturbance will bring snow to the South Peace starting Sunday...
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - The Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation has been granted $2 million to aid in caribou habitat restoration, Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Minister Doug Donaldson announced during his address at the B.C. Wildlife Federation's...
GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. - The Grande Prairie RCMP are seeking the public's assistance in locating 27-year-old Amelia Crocker.  She was last seen by family members in Grande Prairie on February 26, 2018 but she has been in communication with friends as...