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Prince George News

New outbreak at care home

Apr 5, 2021 / 8:09 am

Just weeks after a deadly COVID-19 outbreak ended at a northwestern British Columbia care home, health officials report a new outbreak at the same facility....

B.C.'s newest millionaire

Apr 1, 2021 / 1:02 pm

Northern B.C.’s newest multi-millionaire is Tammy Manning! The McBride resident won $13 million from the March 19, 2021, Lotto Max draw, the only person...

Cornice failure in death

Apr 1, 2021 / 9:24 am

The man killed in an avalanche Monday on Eureka Mountain triggered a "cornice failure" when he walked to the edge of a ridge, Avalanche Canada says in...

Sledder killed in avalanche

Mar 31, 2021 / 9:53 am

A 37-year-old man is dead after being buried in an avalanche in north-central B.C. this week. Williams Lake RCMP explain it took place Monday afternoon on...

Ed John jury trial set

Mar 30, 2021 / 10:03 am

A jury trial is set later this year for a former B.C. grand chief and cabinet minister who has pleaded not guilty to four sex charges. The B.C. Prosecution...

Footprints led to lost boy

Mar 27, 2021 / 6:41 pm

Footprints in the snow. For searchers looking for a lost 12-year-old Prince George boy, those tracks he left behind made all the difference. They found him safe...

Vaccines for small towns

Mar 27, 2021 / 7:55 am

All residents 18 years old and older in 17 smaller communities across the Northern Health region are, or will soon be, eligible to book their appointment to...

Missing boy found safe

Mar 26, 2021 / 6:46 pm

UPDATE 6:45 p.m. A boy missing reported missing from Prince George on Wednesday has been found. Prince George RCMP Spokesperson Jennifer Cooper confirmed to...

Cop cleared in struggle

Mar 26, 2021 / 9:31 am

B.C.'s civilian-based police watchdog has cleared a Prince George RCMP member of criminal wrongdoing related to a struggle with a errant cyclist nearly two...

Mystery millionaire in BC

Mar 25, 2021 / 1:06 pm

If you purchased a Lotto Max ticket for the March 19 draw, you could be a multi-millionaire and not even know it. The British Columbia Lottery Corporation has...

$100,000 lotto scratch win

Mar 25, 2021 / 10:10 am

A Quesnel man has dazzling diamonds in his eyes after realizing he's now richer by six figures. Brian Chase won $100,000 on a Diamond 7’s Scratch and...

Northern lights put on show

Mar 24, 2021 / 10:05 am

A Prince George photographer captured a magical northern lights show over the city. Kristopher Foot captured video of the magical moment this past weekend....

Mugging changes life

Mar 23, 2021 / 6:40 pm

A mugger whose daylight attack left a prominent local social worker in Prince George suffering from a life-changing brain injury apologized to his victim...

Another phoney cop case

Mar 23, 2021 / 10:20 am

A 29-year-old Prince George man is facing multiple charges after he was caught impersonating a police officer – this just two days before a similar...

Eyesore ordered to clean up

Mar 23, 2021 / 9:44 am

The City of Prince George has ordered the owner of a dilapidated mobile home that has been the subject of dozens of RCMP calls to clean up their act. On Monday,...

Charged in wife's death

Mar 20, 2021 / 3:00 pm

A Prince George man has been charged with homicide in connection with the death of his wife, Karen Marie Jordan, in 2013. Paul Tamasi, 57, was arrested by...

Beloved CO passes away

Mar 19, 2021 / 9:51 pm

A beloved Prince George conservation officer, Sgt. Stephen Ackles, has died at 59. "Steve was new to the area in the last few years, but made an immediate...

Killed in UTV rollover

Mar 19, 2021 / 9:33 am

A Cariboo man died from injuries suffered Wednesday when he was thrown from a utility vehicle. Quesnel RCMP, who were called to the property near Kersley...

Stroke victim sues hospital

Mar 19, 2021 / 9:26 am

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a Burns Lake woman who suffered a debilitating stroke two days after she was discharged from the community's hospital....

Chevron halts LNG funding

Mar 19, 2021 / 7:07 am

Chevron Canada Ltd. says it will stop funding further feasibility work on its proposed Kitimat LNG project on B.C.'s north coast. The company holds a 50 per...

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