Local Business

Trades Day at West Fraser saw mill opens student eyes to career possibilities

COFI and West Fraser put on the one-day event for 15 Quesnel students

Quesnel’s Long Table Grocery shortlisted for Small Business BC Award

Long Table is one of the top five finalists in the Best Community Impact category

  • Feb 20, 2019

Heavy D’s BBQ is opening in Quesnel

Heavy D’s owner talks moving to Quesnel, sourcing his ingredients locally

BC Ferries’ president on LNG and northern routes

CEO Mark Collins to speak with Prince Rupert’s business community

Coastal GasLink pauses work over trap line dispute

Unist’ot’en dispute claims traps were set after injunction gives pipeline workers access.

  • Jan 25, 2019

Over $650,00 given to rural communities thanks to Rural Dividends

Five communities, including Williams Lake, are receiving $10,000 for project grants

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Pink Boots Collaboration Brew Day at Barkerville Brewing Co.
Sled Dog Mail Run Barkerville Dash
One killed, two injured in Coquitlam crash
Apple jumps belatedly into streaming TV business

Quality Inn owners overcame many challenges to arrive in Quesnel

Simon and Suki Yi immigrated to Canada from South Korea, facing language and culture barriers

  • Jan 9, 2019

Quesnel-area producers hear about effects of increasing global demand for beef

Brian Perillat of Canfax Marketing shared some of the positives and negatives in the cattle market

  • Dec 3, 2018

Kersley cheese-maker brings unique products to the North Cariboo

La Belle Vallée Fromagerie is the only provincially licensed cheese-making facility in Northern B.C.

  • Nov 26, 2018

Quesnel’s Harry Potter pop-up shop and charity coffee stand

Sharon Winter is a self-described “Potterhead”

Quesnel daycare chosen as one of B.C.’s $10-a-day pilot sites

Ruby’s Place will offer seven low-cost daycare spaces as part of government prototype project

Indigenous nations receive 10 per cent stake in coal terminal

Sale of Ridley Terminals in Prince Rupert expected to be completed by summer 2019

Quesnel’s Business Excellence Awards: the winners

With many local businesses represented, it was an evening to celebrate outstanding achievements

Barkerville Brewing’s stout wins silver at B.C. Beer Awards

Local tipple recognized provincially as brewery goes from strength to strength

Communication for Small Business Success workshop set for Oct. 25 in Quesnel

Free seminar to help local businesses craft key messages, engage with target market

New Quesnel gym’s grand opening showcases aerial arts, powerlifting and street sports

TnT Nitro Fitness is offering fitness practices that are new to Quesnel

Local brewery added to B.C. Ale Trail

Barkerville Brewing one of eight breweries on a new arm of the trail

Industrial update: Quesnel’s growing registered massage therapy industry

Local RMTs says industry is seeing an increase in referrals from medical professionals

New Quesnel Chemo RV building nearing completion

From helping out with the 2017 fires to planting 100,000 trees, it’s been a busy year for Chemo RV

Which B.C. marijuana stores will survive?

Province will require background, criminal record checks