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Travis Vader

Travis Vader has been arrested after the Crown decided to recommence murder charges in the deaths of Alberta seniors Lyle and Marie McCann.

Moose Jaw obesity program

Sixty-three per cent of Moose Jaw residents are overweight or obese. Since January 2014, a private clinic has been offering a free program to help 1,000 people lose weight and stave off chronic disease. Results from the first 230 participants show a total loss of 2,500 lb. in the initial phase of 12 weeks.


The jury in the Luka Magnotta murder trial has still not reached a verdict after a fourth day of deliberations.

Australia children killed

An Australian woman was arrested in the killings of eight children, seven of whom are believed to be her own, police said Saturday. The children were found dead inside the woman's home.

Sir John A. Macdonald

Sir John A. Macdonald will be honoured with a spot on the $2 coin for the 200th anniversary of his birth, according to a notice posted Friday.

andrea giesbrecht

The defence lawyer for Andrea Giesbrecht, the woman charged after infant remains were uncovered in a Winnipeg storage locker, says the remains could be up to 10 years old.

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Just one day after Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed Western sanctions for his country's current economic woes, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has announced Canada will be imposing additional sanctions over the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

Stephen Harper

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's comment that a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women is not high on the government's radar, made during an interview with the CBC's Peter Mansbridge, shows a disregard and lack of respect for indigenous people, says Tanya Kappo.


Apple is in the spotlight again over working conditions for the people who make its products, following a BBC investigation that alleges poor treatment of workers in Chinese factories.

Jack Daniel's hologram ad

Jack Daniel's is adding a sweet note to its whisky this holiday season with a heart-warming viral video, and a new Hamiltonian found himself in the spotlight.

Pop Culture Moments

Sony Pictures is defending the decision to cancel the Christmas Day release of The Interview, saying they had no other options when theatres said they were cancelling screenings of the comedy.

dal protest

About 200 people protested at Dalhousie University in Halifax today to demand action over misogynistic Facebook comments by some men in the faculty of dentistry.

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The last Friday before Christmas is usually one of the busiest, most chaotic days of the year for anyone taking flights. All that holiday travel, though, has not yet created a frenzy of longer lineups and delays as of Friday afternoon. Airports are urging passengers to plan ahead and arrive early.


Yesterday marked the first time in 4½ years that the average cost of gasoline dropped below $1 a litre and gas analyst Dan McTeague predicts it will keep falling.

Alyssa Sippley

A nine-year-old girl from Baie-Sainte-Anne, N.B., has a long recovery ahead of her after a rare type of bacteria forced doctors to amputate portions of her arms and legs.

CBC | British Columbia News

Weather forecast

A Pacific storm will sweep through the province this weekend and may have an impact on travellers during this busy holiday season.

The Dundarave Festival of Lights

Christmas is almost here and the winter solstice is upon us, so start the party early this weekend with everything from bonfires to blues in B.C.'s Lower Mainland.


A lawyer for the Pivot Legal Society says while the police association has the right to support one of their officers, the official police department website should not be used to support an officer charged with murder.

YVR at Christmas

It's shaping up to be the busiest month in YVR's history with 60,000 visitors per day expected over this weekend and the next.

Gold papal coins Kelowna

A set of rare gold coins commemorating the 1984 papal visit of Pope John II have been handed into Kelowna RCMP.


Homicide investigators have identified 17-year-old Jaylen Sandhu as the victim of a fatal assault in Surrey on Thursday.

Travis Vader

Travis Vader has been arrested after the Crown decided to recommence murder charges in the deaths of Alberta seniors Lyle and Marie McCann.

Machete attack

Suspect attacked a car and its driver with a machete on Dec. 7.

Shaw Communications

Shaw customers who did not read the small print on their December bill may be surprised to find a 10 per cent hike on their Internet service from Jan. 1.


For decades, American cigar lovers have relied on Canadian stores for their supply, business is about to change.

B.C. wines

More grocery stores will be able to stock wine on their shelves next year, but only if it's 100 per cent B.C. product, under new rules announced this morning.

UBC astronomer confirms a new “Super-Earth” planet

A UBC astronomer and a Canadian space telescope played pivotal roles in the discovery of a new planet — a so-called Super-Earth — found orbiting a sun well beyond our solar system.

Avian flu cull

Using carbon dioxide gas to kills thousands of chickens and turkeys due to the avian flu outbreak in the Fraser Valley is inhumane, says the Vancouver Humane Society.

Jeff Tedford

The Lions announced Friday that Jeff Tedford has been named the team's 25th head coach in club history.


Residents of 12 Victoria-area homes spent last night at an emergency reception centre after a chemical spill forced them to leave.

CBC | Sports News

Trevor Daley

Jamie Benn had a goal and an assist as the Dallas Stars edged Calgary 2-1 on Friday to hand the Flames their seventh straight loss. Calgary (17-15-2) has lost seven consecutive games for the first time since its team-record 11-game losing skid in 1985-86.

Bobsled World Cup

Canada had a difficult time in the two-man bobsled World Cup in Calgary, with Justin Kripps and Bryan Bennett finishing ninth, and Chris Spring and Lascelles Brown finishing 12th.

Patrik Elias

Patrik Elias of the New Jersey Devils is closing in on 400 goals in the National Hockey League but it's doubtful if he's had many games with a pair of mesmerizing scores like he had Friday in the Devils win over Tampa Bay.

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The Winnipeg Jets managed to beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 with a second period go-ahead goal.

Mark Stone

Mike Hoffman scored two goals and Erik Karlsson had two assists Friday as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Anaheim Ducks 6-2. Kyle Turris, Milan Michalek, Mark Stone and Mika Zibanejad had the other markers to give the Senators (14-12-6) back-to-back wins for the first time since early November.


The Toronto Raptors pulled away from the Detroit Pistons in the second half to claim a 110-100 victory.

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Toronto Raptors' Landry Fields left a game against the Pistons in Detroit after taking a back flip over Kyle Singler.

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Watch our CBC Sports Plays of the Week, featuring huge saves from NHL goalies Petr Mrazek, Marc-Andre Fleury and Cam Ward, as well as a beautiful individual effort by Jiri Sekac, and Kyle Lowry doing his thing.

Gordie Howe

Gordie Howe's family says the hockey great has made a "miraculous" improvement after he participated in a stem cell clinical trial.


The Pittsburgh Penguins organization reimagined the classic holiday film "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" to wish fans a Happy Holiday.

Skeleton World Cup

Canada's Elisabeth Vathje won her first skeleton World Cup gold at her home track.

Olli Maatta

Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman Olli Maatta is the third member of the team diagnosed with mumps.

We the north

The Toronto Raptors posted a possible new team logo Friday on their Facebook and Twitter pages.

Jeff Tedford

The Lions announced Friday that Jeff Tedford has been named the team's 25th head coach in club history.


Toronto Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri is our audience's pick for the most influential figure in Canadian sports in 2014. - Events

Fort St. James & Region - Events

Dining and Takeouts in Fort St. James

Click the links to see their menu in pdf format

Take Outs – Bistros

Isola Bella Pizza

The View Bistro & Lounge
The Classic
Miguel’s Pizza
Little Jimmy’s
Subway Cafe


The Classic
St. James
Timbermans Restaurant ***NEW+++
Soup Wallah ***NEW***

Nahounli (Fas-Gas) ***NEW***

North Arm Pub

Owners: Call 4008 and I’ll pick up a menu to scan or you can email a pdf to and I will post it here and on

Fort Saint James, B.C. Canada. Travel scenic Hwy 27 to the Fort, and famous gold rush towns like Manson Creek and Germansen Landing. Recreational lakes, hunting, fishing, skiing, camping, snowmobiling, hiking and rich in history. Home of the famous $10,000 Stuart Lake Fishing Derby, the Caledonia Classic Dog Sled Race and the Fort St. James National Historic Site, a fully staffed 1800s era Hudson’s Bay Trading post with guides dressed in period costume and ongoing historical enactments. True wilderness adventure is only fourty minutes north off of Hwy 16 on your way to and from the Alaska Ferry; you will find the detour well worth it.
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