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7/31/2014

Vandals cause damage to Dawson Creek elementary school

An early morning break in at a school in Dawson Creek is prompting RCMP to ask the public for tips. On Wednesday July 30th the Ron Pettigrew elementary was broken in to, the suspects caused damage throughout the school including breaking 12 windows. If anyone has information pertaining to ... Read more
7/31/2014

RCMP searching for thieves and stolen property

Dawson Creek RCMP are on the hunt for thieves and stolen property in Dawson and Pouce Coupe after a number of incidents. the first happened on July 24th. Overnight a 2 seat 2012 Polaris razor ATV and associated trailer were stolen from an address in Pouce Coupe. The trailer is ... Read more
7/31/2014

North Peace Museum gets backing for accessibility facelift

The North Peace Museum, which is home to over 6,000 artifacts as well as archival documents and photographs chronicling the history of the North Peace, has received a grant of $68,545 to fund upgrades to the building including: A wheelchair friendly entrance with automatic doors New washrooms New carpeting throughout ... Read more
7/31/2014

Funding announced for Taylor's first lighted intersection

The district of Taylor is looking for public input on some upgrades to one of the town's major intersections. The improvement project will be carried out at the intersection of highway 97 and Pine Avenue. It will include adding signal lights, pedestrian crossings, longer turn lanes and dedicated left hand ... Read more
7/30/2014

Public forum on resource development stirs up debate

The Dawson Creek and District Chamber of Commerce held a panel discussion Tuesday evening to address concerns vocalized by residents in regards to the city's projected growth in resource development and living with the changes. Roughly 50 residents from around the Peace Region showed up for the presentation on Resource ... Read more

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31.07.2014

'Boyhood' star Ellar Coltrane on watching himself grow up on screen

TORONTO - Ellar Coltrane was six and had precious little acting experience when he was first cast in "Boyhood," Richard Linklater's ambitious coming-of-age tale filmed over a period of 12 years.

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31.07.2014

Wrestler-turned-actor Dave Bautista mesmerized by 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

TORONTO - When watching himself on-screen, wrestler-turned-actor Dave Bautista usually engages in a thorough critique of his performance. But while viewing "Guardians of the Galaxy" for the first time, he got distracted.

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31.07.2014

'Godfather of Makeup' Dick Smith dead at age 92; created Brando's Corleone, 'Exorcist' Blair

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Dick Smith, the Oscar-winning "Godfather of Makeup" who amused, fascinated and terrified moviegoers by devising unforgettable transformations for Marlon Brando in "The Godfather" and Linda Blair in "The Exorcist" among many others, has died. He was 92.

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