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Prince George News

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...

Horgan: no election plans

Jan 29, 2020 / 4:03 pm

Premier John Horgan says he has no plans to call an election as the Opposition Liberals ramp up their nomination process in British Columbia. The NDP has a...

Horgan: courts have spoken

Jan 29, 2020 / 3:00 pm

Premier John Horgan has linked the battles over two major pipeline projects through British Columbia, saying once the legal fight is over, court decisions...

Northern buses get boost

Jan 28, 2020 / 11:17 am

Residents of remote communities across northern British Columbia can count on an inter-city bus service for at least another year. The B.C. Ministry of...

Confidence vote at UNBC

Jan 24, 2020 / 10:14 am

University of Northern B.C. professor Peter Jackson is challenging the leadership of president Daniel Weeks. On Wednesday, Jackson presented a notice of motion...

Protest to greet premier

Jan 21, 2020 / 6:46 am

For a second straight year, resource workers are set to unite in Prince George to stand for jobs and the future of industry in B.C. On the day Premier John...

Man shot, car set on fire

Jan 15, 2020 / 1:34 pm

An attempted murder investigation has been opened after a Prince George man was shot and a vehicle believed to be related set on fire. RCMP Cpl. Craig Douglass...

Pipeline means jobs: chief

Jan 15, 2020 / 6:44 am

A pipeline at the centre of a conflict between hereditary chiefs and a natural gas company in northern British Columbia is creating jobs for Indigenous people...

Chiefs vow to protect land

Jan 8, 2020 / 6:44 am

On the first anniversary of the RCMP's enforcement of an injunction against opponents of a natural gas pipeline in northern British Columbia, First Nation...

More murder charges

Jan 7, 2020 / 2:35 pm

A second person has been charged in a 2018 Williams Lake murder. The BC Prosecution Services has approved first-degree murder charges against Daine Victor...

Shooting in Fort St. John

Jan 6, 2020 / 7:00 am

RCMP are investigating a shooting Sunday in Fort St. John. Police were called to the Fort St John Motor Inn shortly after 6 a.m., where they performed first aid...

UNBC offers strike credit

Dec 20, 2019 / 2:52 pm

The University of Northern B.C. has announced financial compensation for students affected by ongoing job action. The faculty association began striking Nov. 7...

Dispute over proposed mine

Dec 20, 2019 / 6:45 am

Taseko Mines and the Tsilhqot'in Nation are working with the B.C. government to find a solution to a years-long conflict over the proposed New Prosperity...

Price is right, but that's it

Dec 18, 2019 / 9:40 am

Winning an all-expenses paid trip on game show 'The Price is Right' is something Stephen Witka probably never imagined he would experience. But, it may...

PG wants more policing

Dec 17, 2019 / 6:29 am

More policing and bylaw enforcement for operators of harm reduction facilities who fail to clean up discarded drug needles near their properties; and increased...