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7/3/2015

DC Frac Sand Facility Concerns Neighbouring Apartment Owners

A difference in definition seemed to be at the core of one of Dawson Creek’s latest delegations.  It saw concerned representatives Scott Butler and Doug Scott of Upper Montney Estates questioning council’s plans for a frac sand facility behind their complex between 8th and 15th street.  “When you ... Read more
7/3/2015

Fort St. John's new visitor's centre summer counsellors

You might have seen two new faces at the Fort St. John’s Visitor Centre. Alanna Dyck and Madison Faminow are the Visitor’s Centre’s summer counsellors saying hi to newcomers and providing endless information. “We help and assist any of the visitors that come in or the locals with anything that ... Read more
7/3/2015

Province-wide fire ban in effect

British Columbia is under a strict province-wide fire ban. All open fires, including camp fires and fireworks are prohibited as of noon today. "Big chunks of the province, North Eastern B.C., Coastal B.C., are already in an extreme fire danger rating," said Chief Fire Information Officer for BC Wildfire Services ... Read more
7/3/2015

First road race in nearly a month on Sunday for Blizzard Bike Club

The last Sunday road race the Blizzard Bike Club hosted came June 6th. In that one, Ben Dawson outsprinted Dawit Feyissa on the final stretch to win a difficult 60km trek through Cecil Lake road. This Sunday, the club is back at it, meeting at the same location as their ... Read more
7/2/2015

Fort St. John celebrates Canada Day

Cities across the country marked July 1st in their own special way, and in Fort St. John, the celebrations kicked off with a parade. At least 55 floats made their way through the city, as residents gathered alongside the streets to catch a glimpse of some of the most creative ... Read more

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03.07.2015

'The Raccoons' creator eyes possible reboot for rambunctious animated hit

TORONTO - Thirty years after becoming one of Canada's biggest animated TV hits, "The Raccoons" is plotting a return.

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03.07.2015

A generation that came of age with soccer and women's sports now tuning in to World Cup

A generation of American women who grew up playing sports because of Title IX now makes up the television audience that advertisers covet.

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03.07.2015

After a five-year absence, Frankie Beverly and Maze returns to Essence Festival

NEW ORLEANS - For 15 years, thousands of fans dressed all in white entered the Superdome on the final day of the Essence Festival anticipating the soulful sounds of Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, who also dressed in his signature white pants, shirt and baseball cap, would sing into the wee hours of the next day.

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