Fire destroys shop

!The Burns Lake Fire and Rescue department responded with 12 fire fighters, taking them approximately three hours to extinguish the fire.  - Submitted photo
  • posted Oct 21, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Robertson ran in the direction of the fire to try to save his equipment, but was unsuccessful and he ended up with minor burns on his face.


LNG tax drops in softer gas market

  • updated Oct 21, 2014 at 10:50 PM

B.C. government scales down tax plan as Asian gas market slows down, Russia sells to China and oil prices decline


Keeping up on local news

  • posted Oct 21, 2014 at 2:00 PM

The perfect way to spend your coffee break is reading the local newspaper; Lakes District News.


One last holdup on B.C. railway tracks

  • posted Oct 21, 2014 at 10:00 AM

B.C. government has settled a historic dispute with CP Rail, and taxpayers will pay $19 million to get it done


Emission limits set for B.C. LNG producers

  • updated Oct 20, 2014 at 5:11 PM

Gas exporters will be able to buy carbon offsets or pay into "technology fund" if they go over greenhouse gas limits

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