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Province beefs up bus funding, eliminating unpopular bussing fees

Province beefs up bus funding, eliminating unpopular bussing fees

School districts currently charging bussing fees must eliminate them in order to be eligible for the new funds
NEBC court docket Aug. 1 - 5

NEBC court docket Aug. 1 - 5

A weekly summary of court results for the Peace Region
Power restored to most after pole snaps, lies across fence

Power restored to most after pole snaps, lies across fence

At one point, nearly 3,000 BC Hydro customers in Dawson Creek were without power
Housing starts plummet in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John

Housing starts plummet in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John

New housing construction plummeted in Fort St. John and Dawson Creek in the first two quarters of 2016, according to figures from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).
Associate publisher named Sunrise club's Rotarian of the Year

Associate publisher named Sunrise club's Rotarian of the Year

The Dawson Creek Mirror’s very own associate publisher Nicole Palfy has been named Rotarian of the Year by Rotary Club of Dawson Creek Sunrise club, in recognition for her service to the community.
Bakery kneads the Swiss Alps into the Rocky Mountain foothills

Bakery kneads the Swiss Alps into the Rocky Mountain foothills

Swiss baker Sandro Jung and his wife Jacqueline have taken over managing Dawson Creek’s Old Fashioned Bakery since founder and owner Conny Rohr moved to the coast.
No one hurt after three-vehicle morning crash in Dawson Creek

No one hurt after three-vehicle morning crash in Dawson Creek

A pick-up truck rear ended an SUV on the Alaska Highway, A third vehicle swerved to avoid contact, ending up in the ditch
South Peace Search and Rescue lays out a plan for the future

South Peace Search and Rescue lays out a plan for the future

More member training and a home base are on the wish list for the Dawson Creek area SAR team
Local volleyballers get tips from the pros at Dawson Creek camp

Local volleyballers get tips from the pros at Dawson Creek camp

As the week progressed the pro coaches advanced the student athletes past basic skills of the game into advanced conditioning.
NEBC Court docket July 25 - 29

NEBC Court docket July 25 - 29

Information on court cases settled in Fort Nelson, Chetwynd and Dawson Creek for the week ending July 29.