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Pouce Coupe surprised by Canada Summer Jobs funding denial

Pouce Coupe surprised by Canada Summer Jobs funding denial

The Village of Pouce Coupe say they are surprised they were denied funding through the Canada Summer Jobs program. The funding would have covered four summer student jobs.
A math lesson for students: Pouce Elementary at 126 per cent capacity

A math lesson for students: Pouce Elementary at 126 per cent capacity

Prospective students are having a hard time getting into Pouce Coupe Elementary — put on a waitlist or told to go to school in Dawson Creek — as the elementary is at capacity. “My great-nephew was to attend that school.
Pouce homeowners to pay average of $40 more in municipal taxes this year

Pouce homeowners to pay average of $40 more in municipal taxes this year

The average house in Pouce Coupe will see a $40 increase from $560 last year to $600 when tax time hits. While the mill rate this year is $2.
Pouce Coupe looking for input on skate park

Pouce Coupe looking for input on skate park

Are you a skateboarder in Pouce Coupe with interest in a new skate park? The Village wants to hear from you. The park is already approved, with $350,000 budgeted for 2018 in the 2018-2022 Capital and Special Projects list.
Pouce Coupe "well prepared" for cannabis legalization, CAO says

Pouce Coupe "well prepared" for cannabis legalization, CAO says

Pouce Coupe CAO Chris Leggett says the Village of Pouce Coupe is "well prepared" for legalization. “We actually don’t need to do a lot if council is in support of the idea, just establish some distances,” he said April 4.
Cat found with limbs zip-tied behind neck, taped inside box

Cat found with limbs zip-tied behind neck, taped inside box

The BC SPCA is seeking the public’s help in identifying the individual who left a cat to die inside a box at the bottom of a Pouce Coupe dumpster with her legs forced behind her neck and restrained with zip ties.
Pouce Coupe to block off 50th Ave access from Highway 2

Pouce Coupe to block off 50th Ave access from Highway 2

The Village of Pouce Coupe will block off the entrance to 50th Ave from Highway 2 with barricades.
Pouce Coupe council votes to support retail cannabis upon legalization

Pouce Coupe council votes to support retail cannabis upon legalization

The Village of Pouce Coupe council has voted to support the sale of retail cannabis when it becomes legal.
Pouce schnitzel night

Pouce schnitzel night

Got a taste for schnitzel? Friday's schnitzel night at the Pouce Coupe Legion. Doors open at 3:30 pm, dinner is served at 6. For more information, call 250-786-5144.
Pouce Coupe has a code of conduct policy for council

Pouce Coupe has a code of conduct policy for council

The Village of Pouce Coupe has adopted a code of conduct policy for its council. The push to adopt such a policy was not motivated by any particular incident, rather, it was just to address an existing gap in policies.