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Shannon “The Cannon” Ritch coming to Dawson Creek

One of the most active mixed martial artists ever will be in Dawson next weekend. Shannon Ritch will be at the Dawson Creek Karate School, teaching an anti-bullying class, a women’s self-defense course and a mma seminar. Chief Instructor at the school, Jessica Holland, says the bullying class will teach ... Read more

North Peace Leisure Pool closed during Easter weekend

There will be no dipping in Fort St. John’s leisure pool Easter weekend as it will be temporarily closed. Today the city of Fort St. John sent out a news release regarding the closure. The pool will be closed for maintenance from Thursday April 2nd at 6 pm until ... Read more

Taylor Medical Clinic optimistic about future medical services

The Taylor Medical Clinic nearly shut their doors for good last May, until Livecare, a tele-medical company, picked them up off the ground. "We reached out to the medical community, and asked for assistance.... Livecare responded," said Taylor Mayor Rob Fraser. "Without Livecare, our clinic in Taylor would not be ... Read more

Curlers prepare for Travelers Club Championships

The Fort St. John Curling Club welcomes the top curlers in the Peace Curling Association this weekend for provincials qualifying into the Travelers Club Championships. Four men's teams, ladies teams, and mixed teams will hit the ice from several represented clubs in the Peace. Fort St. John will be representing ... Read more

Hockeyville Top 2 announced Saturday

After a weekend full of voting, Dawson Creek and the Peace Region will find out if it was enough to put the Mile Zero City into the Hockeyville finals. Instead of a weeklong gap like last time, voting will start on Saturday around 8 p.m, right after the announcement is ... Read more

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