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South Peace youth wanted for Junior Dragons' Den

South Peace youth wanted for Junior Dragons' Den

Deadline February 28, DC competition in April, provincials this May.
Reptiles aplenty!

Reptiles aplenty!

Snakes, spiders, and kids! The North Peace Reptile Parties crew slithered into the Dawson Creek Mall Saturday. Ron Cartier was also in attendance and knocked a few out of the park once again. editor@dcdn.ca
BC Budget: new taxes to pay for child care, housing

BC Budget: new taxes to pay for child care, housing

Finance Minister Carole James announced a raft of new tax measures Tuesday to help pay for major investments in childcare and affordable housing and cover the cost of eliminating medical services plan premiums.
BC Aboriginal Justice Council weighs in on Bushie killing

BC Aboriginal Justice Council weighs in on Bushie killing

The outcry from Aboriginal groups and others after a jury acquitted a Saskatchewan farmer last week in the death of a young Indigenous man highlights broader problems with Canada’s court system, says the co-chairman of the B.C.
RCMP reminder: fines can be handed out for not locking your vehicle

RCMP reminder: fines can be handed out for not locking your vehicle

The Dawson Creek RCMP is reminding the community to lock and secure their vehicles while they are left unattended.
Hal and Joanne headline Health Expo

Hal and Joanne headline Health Expo

Hal and Joanne are in Dawson Creek today talking health and happiness. Hal Johnson and Joanne McLeod, hosts of the popular Body Break program, and The Amazing Race contestants have been Canada’s ambassadors of healthy living for the last 30 years.
“Marijuana store” in the mall discussion lights up online

“Marijuana store” in the mall discussion lights up online

It started with a burning online question and rolled out from there. “Is the Dawson creek mall allowing the marijuana store in there? It should be put in a liquor store or beside it not in the family mall,” asked Vera Tirixow on Facebook Sunday.
Dawson Creek man missing

Dawson Creek man missing

Jeremiah Alexander Smith was a hot topic on Facebook earlier this year.
Damage to post boxes has residents picking up mail at DC processing plant

Damage to post boxes has residents picking up mail at DC processing plant

Canada Post officials note mail boxes at the corner of the Dangerous Goods road corner and 221 Rd have been the target of more vandalism.
A road reminder

A road reminder

Road conditions may vary, so please drive with caution. Minus eight to thirteen are the expected highs over the next week, with snow only forecast for Dawson Creek over a pair of days over the next seven.