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This Week in Recreation: February 3, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, February 03, 2021 03:44 AM

February 3, 2021

There’s so much to do in the Northern Rockies this winter! Send us your photos or videos of your outdoor activities to be included in a video montage! Don’t forget that the Outdoor Ice Rink at the Rec Centre is open!

Province of BC Public Feedback Request: Proposed Timber Tenure Transfer

Posted on Tuesday, February 02, 2021 03:44 AM

February 2, 2021

The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations & Rural Development is inviting public comment related to the transfer of Replaceable Forest License (RFL) A17007 from Canadian Forest Products Ltd. (Canfor) to Peak Fort Nelson Properties Ltd. (Peak Renewables). The deadline to provide input is Feb. 19, 2021.

RFL A17007 is administered within the Fort Nelson Timber Supply Area and has an allowable annual cut of 553,716 cubic meters per year (m3/yr). This...

Media Release: Northern Rockies 9-1-1 Goes Live

Posted on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 03:44 AM

January 27, 2021

FORT NELSON – After rigorous testing, the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality (Municipality) is pleased to announce that 9-1-1 call service is fully activated. Residents can now dial 9-1-1 to access police, ambulance or fire services in emergency situations using mobile and landline phones. The existing ten-digit numbers used to contact police, ambulance or fire services will remain in place.

As part of establishing this service, the Municipality contracted the Grande Prairie...

Media Release: Northern Rockies Logs to Benefit Northern Rockies Economy

Posted on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 03:44 AM

January 27, 2021


FORT NELSON – Recent forest industry announcements show real promise for the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality, with the potential to drive economic recovery in a community where the decline has been the reality for more than a decade.

In response, Regional Council is taking the opportunity to confirm their position on forest investment including the harvest and export of local fiber and local manufacturing. Primary to Council’s objectives is that logs...

This Week in Recreation: January 27, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 03:44 AM

January 29, 2021

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From the Bear Pit Newsletter - January 25, 2021

Posted on Monday, January 25, 2021 03:44 AM

January 25, 2021

The “From the Bear Pit” Council Newsletter - January 25th edition is published! In this issue:

  • Discontinued Air Service in the NRRM
  • WildSafeBC Community Coordinator Grant Application
  • Physican Housing Program