Fort St. John & District Chamber of Commerce - In Business for Business

Phone: (250) 785-6037
Email: info@fsjchamber.com
Website: Chamber Website

The Fort St. John & District Chamber of Commerce has been in business since 1952 serving the needs of our member businesses with support, incentives, benefits and the representation needed to make their enterprises grow.

Cpl. Nathan Cirillo has been identified as the victim of today's shooting at Parliament Hill.

Victim of Parliament Hill shooting identified, country remains at standstill

News The soldier shot twice at point blank and killed at the National War Memorial on Wednesday has been identified as Cpl. Nathan Cirillo from Hamilton Ontario, according to family members and other unidentified sources from the Canadian Press.  ...
by Adam Steinberg

Friendship Faith & Fun!

Blog  On November 6th from 5:30 until St Luke’s United Church will be holding a evening for family fun! You will be able to make crafts, hear stories, sing songs and sit down to share a meal with new friends. This is a free event, any inquires you can phone...
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MP for Prince George-Peace River, Bob Zimmer recalls being in lockdown for eight straight hours after the attack on Parliament Hill.

‘We’ll make sure justice is served’, says MP Bob Zimmer of the attack on Parliament Hill

News MP for Prince George-Peace River, Bob Zimmer was just 20 feet away from where the shooter entered Parliament Hill; recalling the sound of numerous shots being fired within the Center Block....
by Adam Steinberg
Huskies

Huskies back at .500 with win over Blades, turn attention to Navigators

Sports The Fort St. John Huskies were in Beaverlodge last night for a tilt against the Blades and notched a 5-1 win to move back to .500. Despite the victory, there was still some room for improvement, especially with the first place and defending NWJHL champions, the North Peace Navigators coming to Fort St. John for two games on Saturday and Sunday....
by Chase Charney
Trackers

Trackers look to get back into win column against Fort McMurray

Sports The N.E. B.C. and Yukon Trackers will be attempting to move past the .500 mark this weekend as they lace up the skates for two games against Fort McMurray on Saturday and Sunday. The Trackers sit at 2-2 through four games so far this season after dropping their last game against Grande Prairie 5-2....
by Chase Charney
Trades Training

Project shop class coming into northern B.C. high schools

News The board of the Northern Development Initiative Trust has approved a $250,000 grant for shop class equipment within northern B.C. high schools....
by Adam Steinberg
Weather Warning Snow

Snowfall warning issued for Peace Region

News The entire B.C. Peace Region is under an Environment Canada snowfall warning with estimates running 10 - 15 centimeters....
by Adam Steinberg

Youth Slam Poets & Student Filmmakers from FSJ

BlogTonight from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm at the Bert Bowes Middle School Gym the Middle School will be holding a Youth Slam Poets and Student Filmmakers Gala Event! This gala event will feature some of the top youth slam poets and student filmmakers from Fort St John. Staff, students,...
by moosefm
Ridley Island Prince Rupert LNG is one of 18 potential proponents.

Ministry of Finance introduces the long-awaited LNG Income Tax

News B.C.’s Finance Minister, Michael de Jong has introduced Bill 6 today, the Liquefied Natural Gas Income Tax Act in the B.C. legislature....
by Adam Steinberg
Cpl. Nathan Cirillo has been identified as the victim of today's shooting at Parliament Hill.

Victim of Parliament Hill shooting identified, country remains at standstill

News The soldier shot twice at point blank and killed at the National War Memorial on Wednesday has been identified as Cpl. Nathan Cirillo from Hamilton Ontario, according to family members and other unidentified sources from the Canadian Press.  ...
by Adam Steinberg
President for the  Society of Unconventional Resources, Kevin Heffernan explains best practices for fracking operation.

Accountable fracking topic of discussion during first Mayors’ Partnership meeting of NEBC Resource Coalition

News During the first official Mayors' Partnership meeting of the NEBC Resource Coalition, members heard from the President for the Canadian Society of Unconventional Resources, learning more about the process of hydraulic fracking and how the industry is continuing their efforts of accountability....
by Adam Steinberg
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Community Bridge – Haunted House

BlogCommunity Bridge wants to give you a bit of a scare with their annual Halloween Haunting Fundraiser! On Halloween between 3:30 and 6:30 PM they’ll be hosting a Haunted House at their office on 101st Avenue across from the Post Office! Join guided tours through spooky halls and dungeons –...
by Adam Reaburn
The average price for a detached house in Fort St. John continues to rise.

The Vancouver Sun: Fort St. John anticipates Site C real estate bump

News The Vancouver Sun is reporting that Fort St. John’s “sizzling real estate market” should be ready for it to “gain even more heat” if B.C. Hydro’s proposed Site C dam project is approved by the province....
by Adam Steinberg
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Just over 60 tickets left for the Nightmare on 100th Halloween Party @ The Lido

BlogJust over 60 tickets left for the Nightmare on 100th Halloween Party @ The Lido on October 31st – don’t miss out – call 250.787.9674 to get your tickets today!! There will be live music by the Montney Coulees (who are amazing), $1000 costume contest and FREE safe rides home:)...
by fsjbbbs
Environment Canada has issued a weather warning.

Freezing Rain Warning issued for Fort Nelson

Updated 1 day 1 hour ago.

News Environment Canada has issued a Freezing Rain warning for the region.  Freezing rain is happening in the area already and is expected to continue for much of the day.  If you plan on traveling into the area, please be extra careful today....
by Adam Reaburn
The Snowbirds performed at the 2013 Fort St. John Air Show.

Fort St. John Air Show to return next July

News Producer Darlene Hamre confirmed today, that next year’s Fort St. John International Air Show will be held, on July 29th, 2015.  She also confirmed there’s been no City response yet, to her request last week for $20,000 in funding support....
by Adam Reaburn
Fort St. John Medical Clinic

Four temporary doctors coming to Fort St. John

News Northern Health has confirmed today what Health Minister Terry Lake said yesterday in question period debate in the legislature, about health care in Fort St. John.  A total of four locum (temporary) physicians will help at the Unattached Patient Clinic this month and in November....
by Dwight Ford
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UPDATED: Police search for gunman after shots at War Memorial and Parliament Hill

News Police are expanding a perimeter around Parliament Hill after a gunman opened fire at the National War Memorial, wounding a soldier, then moved to nearby Parliament Hill where he was reportedly shot by Parliament's sergeant-at-arms after wounding a security guard....
by Canadian Press
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Antiques, Art & Collectibles Sale

BlogCome to the Fort St. John Legion (10103-105 Ave) for a two day antique sale featuring artwork, collectibles and antiques sold by dealers from around the Peace Region. The sale will run from 2 pm to 8 pm on Friday November 14 and from 10 am to 4 pm on...
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