This Week in Recreation: July 8

Posted on Thursday, July 08, 2021 05:55 AM

This Week in Recreation: July 8, 2021

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Provincial Park Closures Due to Wildfire

Posted on Friday, July 02, 2021 05:55 AM

JULY 7, 2021 UPDATE: Both Provincial parks have been REOPENED.

In the interest of public safety and at the request of the BC Wildfire Service, BC Parks has closed until further notice: - Redfern-Keily Park (80 KM west of Alaska Hwy and 250 KM northwest of Fort St John) - Buckinghorse River Wayside Park (KM 278) Updates will be posted on the BC Parks Wildfire Updates summary page at

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Career Opportunity: Director of Finance

Posted on Thursday, July 01, 2021 05:55 AM

Director of Finance

Job Posting No. 2021.17

The spirit of the Northern Rockies is independent and action-oriented, with a tangible sense of a region in charge of its future. Fort Nelson is a young and family-oriented town, where the attitude of community remains strong. Everyone is welcome, everyone’s contribution matters, and the level of participation in the day-to-day life of the community is high.

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality is looking to attract...

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This Week in Recreation: June 30

Posted on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 05:55 AM

Have you registered for NRRM emergency alerts?

Posted on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 05:55 AM

To make sure that you're notified in the case of an evacuation or other emergency, take a moment to sign up for notifications from the Northern Rockies (Voyent) Alert system. For information and to register:

High Temps Lead to Campfire Prohibition in BC

Posted on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 05:55 AM

Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, campfires as well as Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will be prohibited throughout the province of British Columbia.

This prohibition will remain in effect until noon on Oct. 15, 2021, or until the order is rescinded.

The provincial weather forecast calls for record-breaking high temperatures throughout B.C. this week and follows a spring of lower-than-average precipitation in the southern half of the province. These conditions are...