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Rains may extend into Wednesday

Rains may extend into Wednesday

While the rainfall warning is over, rains are now expected to be more prevalent Wednesday in the area. Periods of rain are expected to end near midnight Monday then mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers Tuesday.
City property taxes are due by July 2

City property taxes are due by July 2

City of Dawson Creek property taxes are due by Thursday, July 2. They can be paid in a few different ways: online – using your toll number as your account number, by credit card (2% fee added) at the bank or by stopping by City Hall.
City bus stop removals

City bus stop removals

The city has updated their bus route schedule - to reflect cancellations and route changes effective the end of June.
City ready for by-election - wants a greenlight from province

City ready for by-election - wants a greenlight from province

City CAO Blair Lekstrom notes the City of Dawson Creek is ready for a by-election. The municipality is looking at optons when it comes to holding a by-election to replace his former seat on council.
Money for St. Mark’s

Money for St. Mark’s

Randy Karlstad, president, and members Shirley Grayston and Gunda Nappen with the Sons of Norway present chair of the St. Mark’s Food Bank Rupert Kirk with $1,500. The money was raised from club work and personal pledges of members. editor@dcdn.ca
DC Pride photo brings out the colours

DC Pride photo brings out the colours

The Dawson Creek Pride Society hosted a community photo at the rainbow crosswalk in front of DCSS Sunday afternoon. While Mother Nature brought the rain, residents brought the colours.
2020 graduation season is on!

2020 graduation season is on!

Social Distancing Red Carpet June 17, ongoing graduation ceremonies June 18-20; annual scavenger hunt a hit.
Crosswak damaged again, citizens already painting it over

Crosswak damaged again, citizens already painting it over

Lewd words, a swastika, and more defaced the rainbow crosswalk overnight. By early Saturday afternoon, community volunteers had attended to match paint and cover up the crass verbage. A photoshoot goes at the crosswalk on Sunday at 2pm.
HENRY: 170 ODs in BC in May

HENRY: 170 ODs in BC in May

Henry cites an increase in toxicity of street drugs.
Another #BLM demonstration in DC Thursday

Another #BLM demonstration in DC Thursday

A #BLM stand-in show of solidarity goes on Thursday over the lunch hour in Mile Zero.