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7/23/2014

City of Dawson Creek addressing fiscal gap

The Mile Zero City is asking people in the community to help them try and reduce the gap between revenue and expenses going forward.  The "Fiscal Gap Task Force" will try to create a plan(s) to ensure the city remains sustainable long term.  Chief Financial Officer with the city, Shelly ... Read more
7/23/2014

Canada Post location in Fort St. John closing

With just over one week left until the Sobey’s on 93rd closes its doors for good Canada Post has announced it will be closing the third location in Fort St. John. The outlet is home to 360 mail boxes. Canada Post says they are going to be transitioning customers ... Read more
7/22/2014

Steers, horses, and pigs shown off in local 4-H Achievement Days

100 years ago, the BC 4-H club was founded, giving young farmers the chance to raise their own animals. Today, it's known as one of the biggest clubs throughout the province. This past weekend the North Peace 4-H division showcased their animals for grading. "The 4-H motto is "learn to ... Read more
7/22/2014

Petition for water bombers catches on like wildfire

A petition started down in Vancouver is catching on like wildfire to bring back into use the Martin Mars water bombers. The four-engine cargo transport seaplanes have the largest payload capacity of water bombers in the world, carrying over 27,000 liters of water and fire-suppressing foam. The martin mars was ... Read more
7/22/2014

Strong turnout for Annual Doig River Rodeo

Weather conditions were less than ideal for the Annual Doig River Rodeo, but that didn't stop a strong line-up of competition from showcasing their skills at the Reserve this past weekend. "We have a lot of entries that came in," said rodeo president Robert Dominic. "But with the (Mt. McAllister) ... Read more

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24.07.2014

Alec Baldwin says he'd rather pay fine than apologize over incident than led to NYC arrest

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Actor Alec Baldwin is not apologizing over an incident that led to a disorderly conduct arrest in May.

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24.07.2014

Exhibit of NY artist Jean-Michel Basquiat's works makes one Canadian stop at AGO

TORONTO - Jean-Michel Basquiat had a short life, but the artist's exploration of New York street culture has become legendary.

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24.07.2014

Singer Iggy Azalea bringing her opinions on fashion to MTV

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Pop star Iggy Azalea (uh-ZALE-yuh) is taking on a new role as a commentator for the MTV Video Music Awards.

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