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Lavoie announces Pouce mayoral bid

Lavoie announces Pouce mayoral bid

The bid for mayor in Pouce Coupe will be at least a two horse race as Councillor Andre Lavoie has told the Dawson Creek Mirror that he will challenge incumbent Lorraine Michetti for the top job.
Pouce Coupe election candidates are suiting up, prepping for the gauntlet

Pouce Coupe election candidates are suiting up, prepping for the gauntlet

The coals are starting to heat in the Pouce Coupe municipal election. Mayor Lorraine Michetti says that she is running for re-election, and that to her knowledge, she is the only one as of yet.
Pouce Coupe awards Canadian Ramp Company with skate park construction contract

Pouce Coupe awards Canadian Ramp Company with skate park construction contract

Pouce Coupe’s skate park is a go. At the July 19 council meeting, council agreed to waive the requirement to RFP and/or tender in order to reward the construction contract to Canadian Ramp Company.
Encana donates equipment to Pouce Coupe fire department

Encana donates equipment to Pouce Coupe fire department

Recently when the Pouce Coupe volunteer fire department were on the scene at a fire on an Encana well-site on 211 Rd south of Pouce, the squad sustained equipment damage.
The sunshine list also rises in Pouce Coupe

The sunshine list also rises in Pouce Coupe

As a village, Pouce Coupe’s 2017 sunshine list is understandably smaller than the other South Peace communities.
Pouce Coupe Elementary temporary classroom is a go

Pouce Coupe Elementary temporary classroom is a go

The capacity problem at Pouce Coupe Elementary has been solved — at least temporarily.
Pouce Coupe to now get Canada Summer Jobs funding

Pouce Coupe to now get Canada Summer Jobs funding

Nearly two months after they were initially denied Canada Summer Jobs funding, the Village of Pouce Coupe will receive the funding after all. “For some reason, they had a change of heart on this, and we are now approved,” says CAO Chris Leggett.
Words North brings the work of Pouce Coupe poet

Words North brings the work of Pouce Coupe poet

Rebekah Rempel studied creative writing at the University of Victoria.
Pouce Elementary solution in the works

Pouce Elementary solution in the works

With the school year fast approaching, a solution to the capacity problem at Pouce Coupe Elementary looks like it could be near. As of last week, Mayor Lorraine Michetti says that 13 prospective students have been turned away.
Pouce Park open for day use

Pouce Park open for day use

The gates are open at Pouce Park in Pouce Coupe as of today. Pouce Park is now only a day use park — no camping or fires. The park was ravaged in the June 2016 flood.