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Ranch Day takes over Sweetwater farm Aug. 20

Ranch Day takes over Sweetwater farm Aug. 20

Mattson family opens up ranch yet again
Benefit dinner on August 27

Benefit dinner on August 27

A benefit dinner and dance is slated at Cutbank Community Hall on Sat. Aug. 27 for a man severely injured in a single car rollover on July 25.
Truck rollover closes 219 Road

Truck rollover closes 219 Road

No estimate was given for when the road may be reopened
Alaska Hotel rebuild stalls

Alaska Hotel rebuild stalls

Plans to rebuild the Alaska Hotel, the iconic Dawson Creek pub that went up in flames in 2012, have stalled. Owner Charles Kux-Kardos said he has lost contact with a business partner who would have managed the pub.
UPDATE: Dawson Creek Council approves rainbow crosswalk proposal

UPDATE: Dawson Creek Council approves rainbow crosswalk proposal

Rainbow crosswalks will soon be painted in front of South Peace Secondary School, making Dawson Creek the latest B.C. city to adopt the symbol of support for the LGBTQ community. Dawson Creek City Coun.
Walls come down at Grandview School

Walls come down at Grandview School

$731,000 demolitions to be complete by end of fall
Peace Region hardest hit by moose tick infestation

Peace Region hardest hit by moose tick infestation

New findings released by the province Aug.15 show that the Peace Region is the hardest hit by a potentially deadly winter tick infestation in the province’s moose population. The study was done on a voluntary survey basis and conducted between Jan.
Fall fair attendance exceeds expectations

Fall fair attendance exceeds expectations

Liquor licence limitations lead to $70,000 drop in liquor sales
Special prosecutor appointed after MLA Pimm arrested for alleged offence

Special prosecutor appointed after MLA Pimm arrested for alleged offence

Pimm stepped down from Liberal party this week after obtaining legal counsel
Childhood obesity puts next generation at risk

Childhood obesity puts next generation at risk

It’s known that overweight increases the risk of strokes, diabetes, heart disease and other illnesses.