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Fresh tracks for Fort St. James Poker Ride

Fresh tracks for Fort St. James Poker Ride

Snowmobilers enjoy fresh snow in an open field during the Fort St. James 2011 Poker Ride.
Sunshine, snow and sleds for the 2011 Fort St. James Poker Ride

Sunshine, snow and sleds for the 2011 Fort St. James Poker Ride

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the annual Fort St. James Snowmobile Club Poker Ride.
David Hoy student principal for the day

David Hoy student principal for the day

Jered Prince took the reins at David Hoy Elementary School for the day on Tuesday, March 1. The 10-year-old grade 5 student won the chance to be the temporary big boss at the school in a draw.
David Hoy student gets to regional spelling bee in Prince George

David Hoy student gets to regional spelling bee in Prince George

On Saturday, February 26, while Fort St. James was focussed on the dog sled races, Hargina was competing against 39 students from Grades 4 to 8 for the regional title, which includes a trophy and a $5,000 academic award and a chance to compete at the national level. Three of the winners nationally get to compete internationally in Washinton, D.C.
Nak'albun celebrates Heritage Days in Fort St. James

Nak'albun celebrates Heritage Days in Fort St. James

Elders from the community braved extreme northern temperatures to demonstrate traditional knowledge and practices to school children at Nak'albun Elementary School last week.
Pink shirt day promotes tolerance at FSJSS

Pink shirt day promotes tolerance at FSJSS

As awareness about the problems of bullying in our schools, homes, workplaces and online grows, so does participation in Pink Shirt Day.
Fort St. James aviation through the years

Fort St. James aviation through the years

February 23 is National Aviation Day in Canada, and in recognition of this fact, The Courier thought it might be interesting to look at some of the aviation history of the area.
Living Language

Living Language

Florence Sam and Carla Howell are keeping their community's language alive at Nak'albun Elementary School.

Fort St. James 4-H Reports

Mckenzie Holdis, the Fort St. James 4-H club reporter wrote an update on the local club activity going on. Holdis is 9 years old and will be keeping the Courier up to date on 4-H events as their season gets under way.
Fort St. James scenery inspires artist

Fort St. James scenery inspires artist

Local visual artist Pat Gauthier will be putting her pieces on display in the Fort St. James Bicentennial Library starting February 18.