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4/22/2014

EnCana Events Centre helps to kick off SPCA Community Challenge

Global Spectrum Facilities Management, the group responsible for overseeing operations at Dawson Creek’s EnCana Events Centre, helped the South Peace SPCA start their Community Challenge on a good note Tuesday morning. General Manager for the Centre Ryan MacIvor presented the South Peace Shelter with a donation of $1000.00 saying that ... Read more
4/22/2014

Tumbler Ridge nurse to receive excellence award

Six nurses in northern BC were recently recognized in the 2014 College of Registered Nurses in BC for the hard work they do in their communities. Barb Schuerkamp will be receiving an Excellence in Nursing Practice Award for her work as a manager at the Tumbler Ridge Health Centre. "It's ... Read more
4/22/2014

School District 60 preparing for changes

Starting Wednesday, teachers across the province will begin stage one of their job action, or the first level of a strike. Peace River North Teachers’ Association President Michele Wiebe says locally, schools will be operating a little differently. "So teachers will not be at school prior to one hour before ... Read more
4/22/2014

Easter Eggstravaganza a tasty success at EnCana Events Centre

Every family has their own special traditions. Whether it's coming together during the holidays, a family trip over winter, or simply a weekly movie night. Easter Sunday is no different, and for hundreds of family members, they welcomed the Easter Bunny to the EnCana Events Centre. The Family Friendly Events ... Read more
4/22/2014

Daryl Mills PBR Invitational hits North Peace Arena

The 2nd Annual Daryl Mills PBR Invitational caught the attention of many Fort St. John residents this past weekend.  Coming out on top was Chad Besplug, after a solid combined score of 173.5. With the win, Besplug also secures his spot in the PBR Build Ford Tough Series, to which ... Read more

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23.04.2014

Canadian 'Lion King' director filled with pride to bring show home again

TORONTO - Toronto-raised theatre guru John Stefaniuk says "The Lion King" has given him a ticket around the world.

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23.04.2014

With daredevil's jump out, Discovery to make documentary on Everest avalanche

NEW YORK, N.Y. - With its dreams of televising a daredevil's attempt to jump off Mount Everest over, the Discovery network said Tuesday it will instead make a documentary on last week's avalanche that killed more than a dozen mountain guides.

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23.04.2014

Chris Brown trial in Washington on assault charge could start Wednesday after being delayed

WASHINGTON - Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge is scheduled to begin in Washington.

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