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Northeast B.C. records double-digit unemployment rate

Northeast B.C. records double-digit unemployment rate

Unemployment on the rise since late 2014 following a downturn in oil and gas activity
Senator Neufeld talks energy, resources committee

Senator Neufeld talks energy, resources committee

Senator Richard Neufeld is back from a fact-finding mission amidst the oil and gas industry in Chemical Valley.
Responsible resource development starts in the classroom

Responsible resource development starts in the classroom

With Northern Lights College President and CEO Bryn Kulmatycki hosting a panel discussion at the Northeast B.C.
B.C. land sale nets $3.8 million in November

B.C. land sale nets $3.8 million in November

A $2.3-million lease helped drive British Columbia's Crown petroleum and natural gas rights auction in November. Industry spent $3.8 million at the Nov.
Have we turned the corner? Signs of improvement in Peace Region economy

Have we turned the corner? Signs of improvement in Peace Region economy

Busy hotels, bustling highway: after one of the worst economic downturns in recent memory, is Northeast B.C.'s economy on the mend?
PSAC forecasts 4,175 wells drilled in 2017

PSAC forecasts 4,175 wells drilled in 2017

Minor rebound from 2016 levels anticipated
First Nations, environmental groups plan to sue feds over Pacific NorthWest LNG

First Nations, environmental groups plan to sue feds over Pacific NorthWest LNG

Aboriginal and environmental groups are expected to file lawsuits against Canada in federal court this week in a bid to overturn approval for Pacific NorthWest LNG.
‚ÄčTourmaline acquires assets from Shell

‚ÄčTourmaline acquires assets from Shell

Tourmaline Oil Corp. has entered into an agreement with Shell Canada Energy to acquire strategic assets located in the Alberta Deep Basin and the northeast B.C. Montney Complex for total consideration of $1.
B.C. brings in $2.1 million at October land sale

B.C. brings in $2.1 million at October land sale

British Columbia brought in more than $2 million for the second month in a row at its Crown petroleum and natural gas rights auction. The province brought in $2.1 million at the Oct.
Despite silver-linings, headwinds remain for local O&G industry

Despite silver-linings, headwinds remain for local O&G industry

Pipeline capacity and aggressive American expansion top challenges, business leaders hear