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Prince George News

Sit-down with chiefs wraps

Feb 27, 2020 / 9:15 pm

UPDATE: 9:15 p.m. A meeting between Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs and federal and B.C. ministers has ended for the day in Smithers, B.C., with a plan...

Chief's court date delayed

Feb 27, 2020 / 10:03 am

After being accused and charged for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a female without her consent more than 45 years ago, B.C. Indigenous leader Edward...

Prince George icon turns 60

Feb 27, 2020 / 6:52 am

Mr. PG is turning 60 years old in 2020, and Prince George is ready to celebrate. The city's mascot first appeared publicly on May 8, 1960, to welcome...

Chief's hearing pushed back

Feb 26, 2020 / 1:21 pm

An arraignment hearing for Indigenous leader Ed John on sex-related charges dating back more than 40 years was adjourned Wednesday at the request of Crown...

Five-year driving ban

Feb 25, 2020 / 10:35 am

A woman who drove over a toddler in a Prince George parking lot has been prohibited from driving for five years. Barbara Joan Husband, 85, was issued the...

Kelowna gold in curling

Feb 24, 2020 / 8:00 pm

After four days of exciting action, the 2020 B.C. Winter Games have ended in Fort St. John, More than 1,000 athletes competed in 15 sports at the games,...

Fatal crash on Highway 97

Feb 20, 2020 / 1:40 pm

UPDATE: 1:40 p.m. Prince George RCMP say a crash south of the city that closed Highway 97 this morning was fatal. A logging truck, SUV and pickup collided,...

CVSE trucks torched

Feb 18, 2020 / 11:29 am

Fort Nelson RCMP are seeking the public's assistance in identifying those responsible for setting fire to two Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement...

Stowaway cat survives

Feb 14, 2020 / 5:24 pm

Her journey is close to a happy ending. You may remember a cat that arrived in Prince George back in April 2019 after coming from Shenzen, China (via...

Elk rescued from haystack

Feb 14, 2020 / 10:23 am

The B.C. Conservations Officer Service had an unusual rescue in northern B.C. this week. The agency rescued a pair of elk which were trapped underneath a...

Blockades threatening port

Feb 12, 2020 / 3:41 pm

A protest blocking the CN Rail lines at New Hazelton is threatening the economy of northern B.C., according to Prince Rupert Port Authority president Shaun...

$720M hit for LNG partner

Feb 11, 2020 / 1:41 pm

A partner in the proposed Kitimat LNG project on the B.C. coast warns that it will record a $720-million after-tax writedown on its investments in Western...

Rescue effort now a recovery

Feb 10, 2020 / 6:20 pm

Rescue efforts for a snowmobiler presumed buried in an avalanche south of Chetwynd have been called off. The RCMP says the search for a 31-year-old Fort. St...

4 more arrested at camp

Feb 7, 2020 / 5:44 pm

RCMP say four people have been arrested in northern British Columbia for breaching an injunction related to opposition against a natural gas pipeline in the...

Trucker run over by own rig

Feb 7, 2020 / 11:03 am

A truck driver has been airlifted to a Vancouver hospital after being run over by his own transport truck in the B.C. Interior. Quesnel RCMP say the man left...

Run over by own truck

Feb 7, 2020 / 8:52 am

A truck driver was seriously injured Wednesday when his transport truck ran over him as he was attempting to get his disabled vehicle off Highway 97, according...

Missing after avalanche

Feb 3, 2020 / 4:45 pm

Chetwynd RCMP are looking for a missing man after a group of snowmobilers were caught in an avalanche. Just after 4 p.m. Sunday, RCMP were notified by the...

Gear collapses on landing

Feb 3, 2020 / 10:17 am

All passengers were unloaded safely after a Westjet flight experienced a nose gear collapse upon landing at Terrace on Friday. The De Havilland Dash 8 (400)...

Votes needed for good deed

Feb 1, 2020 / 1:00 pm

The Williams Lake Timberwolves, made up of members from the Williams Lake minor hockey PeeWee Tier 2 hockey team, have landed themselves a spot in the finals of...

Murder conviction tossed

Jan 31, 2020 / 2:21 pm

The B.C. Court of Appeal has ordered a new trial for a Nakazdli man serving a life sentence for a grisly, drug-related murder committed seven years ago on the...

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