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Prince George News

Workplace fatality in FSJ

Mar 5, 2021 / 9:22 am

WorkSafeBC is investigating a workplace fatality in Fort St. John Thursday morning. Limited details have been released and it’s not known how the incident...

COVID visitors arrested

Mar 4, 2021 / 9:40 am

Terrace RCMP arrested two men who had visited someone in COVID-19 isolation and then tried to hit a police officer with a chair, police say. On Feb. 17, RCMP...

5 years sought for sex crime

Mar 4, 2021 / 9:33 am

A man found guilty in Prince George court of confining and sexually interfering with a seven-year old-boy a decade ago is facing up to five years in prison....

Big military bird flies in

Mar 4, 2021 / 9:29 am

A Royal Canadian Air Force CC-177 Globemaster III transport plane flew into Prince George on Wednesday. The aircraft will be in the city for four days to...

In coma after sled accident

Mar 3, 2021 / 10:23 am

A fundraiser has been launched to assist a young Quesnel boy and his family after a snowmobile accident last month. Organizer Curtis Burbee says in a post on...

PG is BC's OD capital

Mar 3, 2021 / 9:44 am

Seven people died of drug overdoses in Prince George in January – as many as in Kelowna, Kamloops and Nanaimo combined. Only Vancouver, Surrey and...

No entrapment in arrest

Feb 27, 2021 / 2:00 pm

A man remains guilty of selling drugs outside a Prince George convenience store after his lawyer failed to convince a judge he was entrapped by undercover...

One dead following crash

Feb 26, 2021 / 2:37 pm

One person is dead following a crash in Northern BC. Just before 9 a.m. Friday Feb. 26, Prince George RCMP and other emergency services responded to a report of...

Racism allegations probed

Feb 26, 2021 / 10:01 am

The City of Terrace is reaching out to the Office of the B.C. Ombudsperson in the wake of Coun. Jessica McCallum-Miller’s resignation and allegations of...

Leave wildlife to experts

Feb 26, 2021 / 9:27 am

Experts are asking the public to let them deal with potentially dangerous wildlife after a viral video showed a northern B.C. man picking up a lynx by the...

Dead hours after release

Feb 25, 2021 / 10:04 am

The family of a 26-year-old First Nations man who died by suicide in Williams Lake just hours after being released from RCMP custody is going public in the...

Demand for public review

Feb 24, 2021 / 11:23 am

The family of a pregnant Indigenous woman who alleges she was turned away from a northern British Columbia hospital and later gave birth to a stillborn baby...

Deadly head-on crash

Feb 24, 2021 / 10:37 am

RCMP say a crash on Highway 16 west of Prince George has killed a Metro Vancouver man and injured a 20-year-old Alberta resident. An RCMP statement says the...

Off-duty house fire rescue

Feb 24, 2021 / 9:23 am

Divine intervention is what Lynnette Fritshaw says about a Dawson Creek house fire earlier this month. Fritshaw, a firefighter by trade, was off duty when the...

Indigenous councillor quits

Feb 23, 2021 / 10:14 am

The first Indigenous member of council in Terrace, B.C., has resigned. Jessica McCallum-Miller posted a statement on Facebook thanking voters and saying she has...

Sledder killed in avalanche

Feb 23, 2021 / 9:31 am

A 27-year-old man has died following an avalanche in Northern B.C. Chetwynd RCMP were notified on Saturday by the International Emergency Response Coordination...

Motorhome slams into cop

Feb 23, 2021 / 9:24 am

A person is in custody after allegedly trying to flee police while behind the wheel of a motorhome. Police said the escapade started at 7:45 a.m. Monday, when a...

Farmer chastises lynx

Feb 22, 2021 / 3:31 pm

A northern B.C. man's Facebook post is getting plenty of attention after he videotaped himself carrying a lynx by the scruff of its neck and chastising the...

First Nations pitch gas plant

Feb 22, 2021 / 11:52 am

The Lheidli T’enneh Nation and McLeod Lake Indian Band have partnered up with Formula Capital Corporation on a plan to develop a natural gas liquids...

Ross seeks BC Liberal helm

Feb 19, 2021 / 9:20 am

Just days after former British Columbia Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson delivered his official letter of resignation, the first candidate has come forward to...

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