Local News

Tiny predator a ferocious hunter with and likes songbirds

Songbirds will mob Northern Pygmy-Owl and are often able to drive the predator away

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Era of Megafires – what people need to know

Dr. Hessburg of Pacific Northwest Research Station to present on rise in severe wildfires

  • Feb 24th, 2018

Council agrees to endorse Interconnector and South Quesnel intersection fix

Mayor Simpson says City and MOTI will do everything to mitigate impact for bypass neighbourhood

EpilepsyQuesnel raising funds for more Seizure Investigation Unit beds at VGH

VGH Foundation gets VCH approval to begin fundraising for SIU beds, Quesnel efforts are paying off

City of Quesnel council notes

Councillors setting foundation for future projects through grant programs

NDP budget spending twice as much as revenue coming in

MLA: All major expenditures earmarked for Lower Mainland

26th annual Gold Rush Trail Sled Dog Mail Run
'We've all failed her': Marchers remember Tina Fontaine
B.C. Games: Athletes talk Team Canada and the 2018 Olympic Games
VIDEO: Protesters rally for affordable housing ahead of B.C. budget

B.C. Liberals’ Ben Stewart wins Kelowna-West byelection

Stewart ran away from other candidates to reclaimed his former constituency

Huge turnout for Interconnector open house exciting for City and MOTI

Quesnel Mayor Bob Simpson worked hard to inform residents and answer their questions

MADD Canada bringing powerful don’t drive if on booze or drugs messages

Community leader for Quesnel and area needed to get MADD message out to our students

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Quesnel Chamber of Commerce hosts post-wildfire business meeting

10 Steps to Prepare Your Business for Evacuation program helps local businesses

Quesnel RCMP arrest alleged car thief

A police dog was called in to track the suspect this morning in North Quesnel

Quesnel interconnector meeting draws a big crowd

Feb. 19’s meeting had people lined up outside waiting to get in

Highway 97 going to be good for winter driving, compact snow, slippery and bare sections

Quesnel will see cold temperatures for next couple of days, flurries possible on Wednesday

Mayor provides some clarifications on Quesnel bypass

All funding for North-South Interconnector will be provided by provincial transportation dollars

  • Feb 18th, 2018

Information bulletin: Backcountry recreation safety

Backcountry users must be prepared for overnight situations and avalanches

Ministry of Transportation set for second bypass open house, Feb. 19

MOTI interconnector design would decrease danger, GHG and air emission issues

NDP throne speech long on rhetoric but short on details

Obviously the ruling party’s first full budget will provide the devil in the details

NDP government shifts Family Day to third Monday of February in 2019

City of Quesnel Councillor Ron Paull sought change with B.C. politicians for years

Quesnel mayor wants to ensure City has full control on pot retailing

City’s spot-zoning process allows community input recreational marijuana pot shop locations

Quesnel Downtown Association president pleased with bypass

Mitch Vik: ‘best possible design to accommodate the downtown core’