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$65 million announced for Blueberry River land restoration, cultural projects

$65 million announced for Blueberry River land restoration, cultural projects

In June, the B.C. Supreme Court ruled the province breached its treaty obligations to Blueberry River due to the cumulative impacts of industrial development in the region. 
B.C. launches oil and gas royalty review

B.C. launches oil and gas royalty review

The provincial government says it is launching a review of the province’s oil and gas royalty system.
Peace Region reps elected to Northern B.C. home builders association

Peace Region reps elected to Northern B.C. home builders association

Angèle Heinrichs of Fort St. John and Ashley Simmons of Pouce Coupe have been elected to represent the Canadian Home Builders’ Association Northern B.C.
LNG Canada announces mandatory COVID-19 vaccine program

LNG Canada announces mandatory COVID-19 vaccine program

LNG Canada now past 50% completion, with workforce expected to ramp up
Provincial health officer wants Site C workers fully vaccinated

Provincial health officer wants Site C workers fully vaccinated

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says BC Hydro should make COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory to work at Site C. There have been two outbreaks at the work site this year, the first in April and the latest declared Aug.
Save the dates: Virtual open houses set for Taylor Bridge Oct. 13 and 21

Save the dates: Virtual open houses set for Taylor Bridge Oct. 13 and 21

Two virtual open houses on the future of the Taylor Bridge will be held Oct. 13 and Oct. 21.
Northern Health audit, addictions, economy take focus during first day back in legislature

Northern Health audit, addictions, economy take focus during first day back in legislature

Peace River MLAs Dan Davies and Mike Bernier repeated their calls Monday for John Horgan and his NDP government to audit the Northern Health system and produce a plan for the province’s economic recovery.
Pouce Coupe Legion preps October schnitzel night

Pouce Coupe Legion preps October schnitzel night

EAT.
Peace Region abattoir plans progressing

Peace Region abattoir plans progressing

PRRD committee votes to support grant application to BC Hydro's Site C agricultural fund
More than 22K raised with Dawson Creek Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign

More than 22K raised with Dawson Creek Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign

Smiles for miles.