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DC readings to remove marijuana prohibition in zoning bylaw passes

DC readings to remove marijuana prohibition in zoning bylaw passes

The City of Dawson Creek is open for business — marijuana business. On Monday, council voted to adopt an amendment to the zoning bylaw to remove the prohibition of retail cannabis sale and production clause, which was put in earlier this year.
Dawson Creek RCMP: working on break-ins and theft

Dawson Creek RCMP: working on break-ins and theft

Bait car program expected in Mile Zero, priority offenders being identified.
Pouce, Dawson hit by series of break-ins last Tuesday

Pouce, Dawson hit by series of break-ins last Tuesday

A handful of break-ins early last week has business owners and municipalities scratching their heads. Early in the morning hours last Tuesday in Pouce Coupe, Stitchables, the spa, and the post office were all broken into.
Dawson Creek crime trends

Dawson Creek crime trends

There have been 5553 (78%) calls for service for the City of Dawson Creek and 1548 (22%) in the rural surrounding area since January 15, 2018.
Plaques stolen from Peace Park

Plaques stolen from Peace Park

Peace Park has been the victim of thievery, as well. Memorial benches have had plaques removed and the plaque commemorating Peace Park on the rock has been removed by vandals.
DCSS students fly the pride flag at City Hall

DCSS students fly the pride flag at City Hall

Dawson Creek Secondary students were on hand at City Hall to raise the pride flag to signal the beginning of Pride Week.
DC RCMP aware of Soldiers of Odin, no concerns for safety, nor about recruiting efforts in Mile Zero

DC RCMP aware of Soldiers of Odin, no concerns for safety, nor about recruiting efforts in Mile Zero

"At this time I do not believe there is any public safety concern related to that group, or their recruiting efforts in Dawson Creek."
100 Women Who Care choose Imagination Library for $12K+ donation

100 Women Who Care choose Imagination Library for $12K+ donation

The 100 (plus) Women Who Care have spoken, and the Sunrise Rotary’s DC chapter of the Dolly Parton Imagination Library will be the recipient of at least $12,100.
SPCDC offering free parenting workshops

SPCDC offering free parenting workshops

The South Peace Child Development Centre are hosting free monthly workshops for parents in the community.
Lekstrom tops polls of new-look DC council

Lekstrom tops polls of new-look DC council

It wasn’t a forgone conclusion – but certainly a safe bet. Blair Lekstrom, former Dawson Creek mayor and provincial cabinet minister, topped the polls in Dawson Creek this evening with 1,829 votes.