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Prince George woman keeps active playing goal for hockey teams

Prince George woman keeps active playing goal for hockey teams

As a child in Willow River, Ellie Smith made her goalie pads from plywood and foam, would wear a heavy coat, used her ball glove to protect her hand and hoped for the best..
Family back in Ukraine never far from thoughts of Prince George resident

Family back in Ukraine never far from thoughts of Prince George resident

Former UNBC basketball star Vova Pluzhnikov wants people in Prince George to realize that Ukraine war and Russian invasion poses threat to world democracy
One TV at Royal Jubilee replaced, pleasing a patient; others still without

One TV at Royal Jubilee replaced, pleasing a patient; others still without

The company that maintains the hospital TVs says there have been problems with the contract, made more complicated by the pandemic
Ladysmith heritage boats moving out of marina

Ladysmith heritage boats moving out of marina

Two vessels have already been hauled out of the water and stored at Saltair Marine Services in Ladysmith.
Arsonist banished by First Nation argues jail time would be 'double jeopardy'

Arsonist banished by First Nation argues jail time would be 'double jeopardy'

Eddy Walter Cliffe based his appeal on having already been punished by the Campbell River-area nation, which banished him from the reserve
Community angry after company clearcuts beside cemetery

Community angry after company clearcuts beside cemetery

The forest company planted seedlings on Friday in the area beside the cemetery
Blindness a threat for Prince George residents after retina disease treatment cut

Blindness a threat for Prince George residents after retina disease treatment cut

The BC Retina Disease Treatment Program is ending as of March 31, leaving those affected scrambling for ways to get the cash to fund the eyesight-saving treatment they need.
Tiny Town container-housing village set to reopen at Royal Athletic Park parking lot

Tiny Town container-housing village set to reopen at Royal Athletic Park parking lot

New residents are expected to start moving into the 30-unit shipping-container village in March, just months after it closed
Shelter head blames young worker's death on gaps in Nanaimo health care

Shelter head blames young worker's death on gaps in Nanaimo health care

Sophia, 23, died of sepsis after likely contracting an infection from her workplace
Squamish company gets $2.5-million nod from feds

Squamish company gets $2.5-million nod from feds

Quantum Technology has been awarded the funding to scale up its hydrogen purification and liquefaction systems.