Fort St. James

Yellowhead Road & Bridge Ltd. in Vanderhoof was named a community service award recipient at this year’s B.C. Transportation Contractor of the Year Awards of Excellence. (BC Government photo)

Vanderhoof’s Yellowhead Road & Bridge awarded for community service

B.C. recognizes transportation and maintenance contractors

 

BioNorth Energy has recently completed the acquisition of Fort St. James Green Energy Project. (BioNorth Energy photo)

Recommissioning activities begin at northern B.C. green energy project

BioNorth Energy plans to have biomass plant back online later this month

 

The first ever fully net-zero home built in northern B.C. was built in Fort St. James. The town has become something of a leader in energy-efficient homes thanks to Northern Homecraft, a Vanderhoof company. (Photo Northern Homecraft)

Fort St. James homeowners leading the way with energy efficient homes

Vanderhoof company wins awards for work they are doing in Fort St. James

 

The 2021 Farmers’ Market season wrapped up in September. (Fort St. James Farmers Market Facebook photo)
The 2021 Farmers’ Market season wrapped up in September. (Fort St. James Farmers Market Facebook photo)
Fort St. James Search and Rescue was assisting in the search for 28-year-old Janos Joseph who was found dead Nov. 29. (Fort St. James Search and Rescue Facebook photo)

UPDATE: Missing person found dead in Fort St. James

Search for Janos Joseph ends in tragedy

Fort St. James Search and Rescue was assisting in the search for 28-year-old Janos Joseph who was found dead Nov. 29. (Fort St. James Search and Rescue Facebook photo)
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‘Alhgoh ‘uts’ut’en: We all work together’—New passenger bus to serve Tachie to Prince George

24 passenger bus unveiled Friday, Nov. 19 at Binche Come-Unity Centre

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A five-year contract to manage the Fort St. James Community Forest tenure was awarded to K&D Logging by the District of Fort St. James on Monday, Nov. 15. Signing the agreement were K&D Logging general manager David Hoy (left), Coun. Judy Greenaway and Mayor Bob Motion. (David Schroeter photo)

Contract to manage Fort St. James Community Forest tenure inked

District of Fort St. James signs agreement with K&D Logging

A five-year contract to manage the Fort St. James Community Forest tenure was awarded to K&D Logging by the District of Fort St. James on Monday, Nov. 15. Signing the agreement were K&D Logging general manager David Hoy (left), Coun. Judy Greenaway and Mayor Bob Motion. (David Schroeter photo)
Artist Pat Gauthier stands beside a display of some of her art on display at the CN Centre Nov. 5-7. (Ruth Lloyd Photo - Black Press Media)

Fort St. James artist featured at Studio Fair

Pat Gauthier was selling her paintings in Prince George as part of Studio Fair 2021

Artist Pat Gauthier stands beside a display of some of her art on display at the CN Centre Nov. 5-7. (Ruth Lloyd Photo - Black Press Media)
RCMP in Fort St. James have arrested a suspect after a break and enter Thursday, Oct. 14 to a business on Douglas Avenue. (Fort St. James RCMP photo)

Fort St. James RCMP arrest suspect in break and enter

Charges pending against 26-year-old local man

RCMP in Fort St. James have arrested a suspect after a break and enter Thursday, Oct. 14 to a business on Douglas Avenue. (Fort St. James RCMP photo)
Elizabeth Hirsch of Prince George was the second fastest runner at this year’s annual Mt. Pope Adventure Run (and Walk). (Randy Rawluk photo)

Mt. Pope Run (and walk) a wonderful success in Fort St. James

“I’m very pleased with it,” said Keith Gordon

Elizabeth Hirsch of Prince George was the second fastest runner at this year’s annual Mt. Pope Adventure Run (and Walk). (Randy Rawluk photo)
Emma Leon’s son Simon, 6, received the flu shot last year at Kwah Hall. Leon, a registered nurse, shared her son’s story of getting immunized on social media with the intention of helping others. (Emma Leon Facebook photo)

Not so scary: Fort St James nurse shares social story of son getting flu shot

Seasonal influenza vaccine available at public health clinics

Emma Leon’s son Simon, 6, received the flu shot last year at Kwah Hall. Leon, a registered nurse, shared her son’s story of getting immunized on social media with the intention of helping others. (Emma Leon Facebook photo)
RCMP in Fort St. James have released images of a suspect following a break and enter Thursday, Oct. 14 to a business on Douglas Avenue. (Fort St. James RCMP photo)
RCMP in Fort St. James have released images of a suspect following a break and enter Thursday, Oct. 14 to a business on Douglas Avenue. (Fort St. James RCMP photo)
Fort St. James Secondary School (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Friday night movies by Fort St. James Secondary School to return

Movie nights to support Grade 9 class trip to Haida Gwaii

Fort St. James Secondary School (Rebecca Dyok photo)
The Cottonwood Park campsite was in use by several RVs on Sunday, Sept. 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
The Cottonwood Park campsite was in use by several RVs on Sunday, Sept. 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Fort St James RCMP are investigating a break and enter at the Fort St. James National Historic Site. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Fort St James RCMP are investigating a break and enter at the Fort St. James National Historic Site. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
The Sole Sisters and The Misters Kidney March team with supporter Michelle Buschman (centre) take a walk at Cottonwood Park on Sunday, Sept. 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Kidney March hits the streets

The Sole Sisters and The Misters supporting kidney patients and their families

The Sole Sisters and The Misters Kidney March team with supporter Michelle Buschman (centre) take a walk at Cottonwood Park on Sunday, Sept. 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
Fort St. James RCMP is warning the public of recent thefts in the area. (RCMP handout)

Theft complaints spike in Fort St. James: RCMP

Police are investigating multiple “targeted” thefts, asking owners to secure property

Fort St. James RCMP is warning the public of recent thefts in the area. (RCMP handout)
Stuart Lake is one of B.C.’s largest natural lakes, and over the summer, it attracts many for kayaking, canoeing, fishing and more. (Rebecca Dyok photo)

Land based healing well program returns to CNC in Fort. St James

Four part program to start Sunday, Sept. 12

Stuart Lake is one of B.C.’s largest natural lakes, and over the summer, it attracts many for kayaking, canoeing, fishing and more. (Rebecca Dyok photo)
B.C. Supreme Court in Prince George, B.C. (Google Maps)
B.C. Supreme Court in Prince George, B.C. (Google Maps)
Greening Up Fort Society long-time members Louise Evans-Salt (left), Maxime Evans and Berit Christensen stand by a community bike rack made of recycled materials at Cottonwood Park. (Brenda Gouglas photo)

Art and cycling collide in Fort St. James with installation of community bike racks

Greening Up Fort Society pleased to see bike rack finally in use at Cottonwood Park

Greening Up Fort Society long-time members Louise Evans-Salt (left), Maxime Evans and Berit Christensen stand by a community bike rack made of recycled materials at Cottonwood Park. (Brenda Gouglas photo)