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Taylor pulp mill curtailed for six weeks

Taylor pulp mill curtailed for six weeks

Production is being curtailed at the Taylor pulp mill for at least six weeks, Canfor announced Wednesday.
Snowmobile closures threatening local economy, writes Chetwynd mayor

Snowmobile closures threatening local economy, writes Chetwynd mayor

South Peace snowmobile closures are threatening the town’s economy by pushing away seasonal tourists and local riders, despite the good intentions to protect the area.
Two Dawson Creek auto body repair centres join the CSN Collision Network

Two Dawson Creek auto body repair centres join the CSN Collision Network

The local shops will retain their existing staff and take advantage of new, additional resources to build on the shops’ already high standard of customer care
12,300 job openings forecast for Northeast B.C. by 2031

12,300 job openings forecast for Northeast B.C. by 2031

Construction, oil and gas, and transportation will see the most new job openings as all industries look to replace retiring workforce
Northeast B.C. jobs count down by 500 in January

Northeast B.C. jobs count down by 500 in January

Northeast B.C. lost 500 jobs in January though the unemployment rate was still too low to be reported for a second-straight month, according to the latest data from Statistics Canada.
Site C workforce reported at 4,175 in December

Site C workforce reported at 4,175 in December

There were 4,175 workers counted at Site C in December, according to the latest employment figures from BC Hydro.
Groundbirch waste transfer station in line for $22K Crown grant

Groundbirch waste transfer station in line for $22K Crown grant

First steps.
More rain, livestock producers needed for 2022

More rain, livestock producers needed for 2022

“The ups and down of the cattle industry are always there...it's a five-year-cycle."
New ATV campground at Dinosaur Lake entering construction phase

New ATV campground at Dinosaur Lake entering construction phase

Block one buildout will include 10 campsites complete with picnic tables, firepits, and site markings.
Indigenous community-led, not-for-profit looks to acquire ownership of Trans Mountain Pipeline

Indigenous community-led, not-for-profit looks to acquire ownership of Trans Mountain Pipeline

“We are a not-for-profit without predetermined financial or operating partners."