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Tourism DC looks to host NCLGA AGM and Minerals North

Tourism DC looks to host NCLGA AGM and Minerals North

City Council has given Tourism Dawson Creek the go-ahead to bid to host the North Central Local Government Association (NCLGA) Annual General Meeting (AGM) in 2021 and the Minerals North Conference in 2022.
After public feedback, city council declines to sell Hillcrest Park lots

After public feedback, city council declines to sell Hillcrest Park lots

At the March 11 meeting, city council voted against selling the vacant lots in Hillcrest Park.
Dawson Creek Airport seeing high numbers in medevac services

Dawson Creek Airport seeing high numbers in medevac services

In January and February, the Dawson Creek Regional Airport has had 63 medevacs in and out. The previous year saw 35 in January and February, and the airport sees about 250 on the year.
Caribou recovery plan proposes resource development closures in critical habitat

Caribou recovery plan proposes resource development closures in critical habitat

A draft agreement between B.C., Ottawa, and two Treaty 8 First Nations proposes interim moratoriums and changes to resource development practices in critical caribou habitat to help recover three dwindling herds in the South Peace.
End of April opening for Save On Foods

End of April opening for Save On Foods

There could be another place to shop and compare grocery prices at in Mile Zero next month. Save On Foods officials noted to the Mirror earlier today that the store is expected to be open this spring.
Create garlic!

Create garlic!

If you ever wanted to learn how to make garlic - do we have the session for you. Garlic has been used for medicine, food, and vampire protection for thousands of years.
MLAs talk BC politics with PRRD

MLAs talk BC politics with PRRD

Peace Region South MLA Mike Bernier and his northern sidekick Dan Davies were on hand at the PRRD to talk provincial politics and to provide directors with an update. Bernier noted while unemployment in the region at 5.
DC increases major industry mill rate by 18.9% in 2019 and further in 2020

DC increases major industry mill rate by 18.9% in 2019 and further in 2020

The City of Dawson Creek will raise the tax rates for heavy industry over the next two years, starting with an 18.9% increase in 2019. While Council had previously given direction for mill rates to go up 2.
City council nixes police reduction; says yes to rest of the cuts

City council nixes police reduction; says yes to rest of the cuts

At the Wednesday, March 20 special meeting, Dawson Creek City Council decided not to go ahead with the proposal to reduce the City’s police nomination from 25 to 22, but gave their approval to the rest of the operational cuts, totalling over $1.
DC gas prices all over the place

DC gas prices all over the place

Thirteen cent difference in Mile Zero right now - so check those pump prices.