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MP says trade top of mind at Washington prayer breakfast

MP says trade top of mind at Washington prayer breakfast

Billions on the line as trade-skeptical administration lays out relationship with Canada
Oil and gas, construction lobby groups merge

Oil and gas, construction lobby groups merge

Northeast B.C.’s homegrown oil and gas service sector group is merging with a provincial construction lobby in a move leaders say will increase the profile and issues facing the region’s natural resource sector.
More drilling expected as oilpatch recovers from downturn

More drilling expected as oilpatch recovers from downturn

Industry group predicts 31 per cent increase over preliminary drilling forecast
AltaGas to acquire WGL Holdings in C$8.4-billion deal

AltaGas to acquire WGL Holdings in C$8.4-billion deal

AltaGas Ltd. and WGL Holdings, Inc. announced today the entering into of a definitive agreement and plan of merger for AltaGas to acquire WGL in an all cash transaction valued at approximately C$8.4 billion.
Northern Rockies mayor buys Trump Tower unit: report

Northern Rockies mayor buys Trump Tower unit: report

Northern Rockies Regional Municipality Mayor Bill Streeper has purchased a multi-million dollar condo in Vancouver's new Trump tower, according to a report in the Vancouver Sun.
Dawson Creek Chamber leaves coalition after Fraser enters MLA race

Dawson Creek Chamber leaves coalition after Fraser enters MLA race

Mayor is co-chair of resource coalition, facing off against B.C. Liberal Dan Davies in Peace River North.
U.S. energy market outlook a sobering read in gas country

U.S. energy market outlook a sobering read in gas country

2017 EIA Energy Outlook shows troubling trends for Canadian natural gas
Drilling activity could rise with AltaGas propane export terminal

Drilling activity could rise with AltaGas propane export terminal

Industry group not so sure
90+ per cent of B.C.’s job growth concentrated in south: report

90+ per cent of B.C.’s job growth concentrated in south: report

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives report highlights uneven distribution of B.C. job creation
Landowners hope to save forest from drilling development

Landowners hope to save forest from drilling development

Rural residents say gas can be tapped without disturbing Farmington's last fully-forested quarter section