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.

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Fort St. John man sentenced for sexual assault

News Fort St. John RCMP have announced a local area counsellor, Michael Oren Anthony has been sentenced to 2 years of incarceration, 2 years of prohibition and a 10 year mandatory firearms prohibition after being found guilty of sexual assault....
by Adam Steinberg
Montney Park Charlie Lake

Close call for a young lad during family camping trip

News A young boy is lucky to be alive after narrowly avoiding being crushed by his family car, which was accidentally put into drive by his sisters, while sleeping in a tent during a camping trip. ...
by Adam Steinberg
RCMP says Douglas Remenda no longer has a mustache.

RCMP looking for missing Fort St. John male

Updated 32 minutes 41 seconds ago.

News Fort St. John RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating a patient from the Fort St. John Hospital....
by Adam Steinberg
The 2015 Winter Games, being hosted in Prince George, are currently looking for torchbearers.

The 2015 Canada Winter Games are looking for torchbearers

News The 2015 Canada Winter Games are now accepting nominations for those wanting to become an official torchbearer....
by Adam Steinberg
Lakepoint Junior Open

Jake Lane takes 2014 Boston Pizza Junior Open

Sports Up and coming golfers took part in the Boston Pizza Junior Open on Thursday at the Lakepoint Golf and Country Club. After all the scorecards were handed in, Jake Lane took the top spot.    ...
by Chase Charney
The Canfor Taylor mill received $13 million from the province to encourage investment in energy-efficient equipment and plant upgrades.

Energy efficiency investments reduce costs at Canfor Taylor mill

News The Government of B.C. has announced a new Power Smart program for thermal mechanical pulp producers to help reduce production electricity costs at the Canfor Taylor mill. ...
by Adam Steinberg
Minister of Natural Gas Development, Rich Coleman helped to get the MOU off the ground.

British Columbia and China strengthen ties to natural gas future

News The Government of British Columbia and the National Energy Administration of the People's Republic of China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today to strengthen energy trade and investment.  ...
by Adam Steinberg
The Mount McAllister wildfire has reduced in size but is not yet dead.

An update on the Mount McAllister and Red Deer Creek wildfire

News While the aggressive behaviour of the Mount McAllister wildfire has remained minimal, the coals that have been produced are still extremely hot, presenting the potential of reigniting the fire if the weather takes another hot and dry turn. ...
by Adam Steinberg
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Fort St. John man sentenced for sexual assault

News Fort St. John RCMP have announced a local area counsellor, Michael Oren Anthony has been sentenced to 2 years of incarceration, 2 years of prohibition and a 10 year mandatory firearms prohibition after being found guilty of sexual assault....
by Adam Steinberg
North Peace - Cyo

Tiny dog trio needs public’s help for a chance at better lives

News North Peace SPCA staff says they hope the public can help a trio of tiny dogs have a new lease on life. ...
by Adam Steinberg
the federal government plans to make amendments to the current Firearm Licencing Act.

Canadians may face new firearm regulations under proposed law

News The federal government has proposed amendments to the current Firearm Licensing Act in an attempt to “streamline licensing and eliminate red tape for law-abiding firearms owners."  ...
by Adam Steinberg
Last year's Impact Volleyball Camp.

Tomorrow final day to register for Impact Volleyball Camp

Sports Registration ends tomorrow for the Impact Volleyball Camp which gives players some pointers from some elite athletes involved with the game. One of the coaches is Michael Amoroso who played five seasons with Queens University and is now playing professionally in Greece and was in Fort St. John for last year's camp....
by Chase Charney
Ball hockey

Fort St. John Minor Hockey Association to hold ball hockey tournament

Sports The Fort St. John Minor Hockey Association will be having a co-ed ball hockey tournament August 9-10. It's hoped the tournament will become an annual event and it will be held at the North Peace Arena....
by Chase Charney
Mayor Lori Ackerman says the city is running out of available land for development.

New residential neighbourhood seen as key aspect to boundary extension

News The city’s boundary extension open house saw a handful of business owners and community residents listening to Mayor Lori Ackerman, council members, and city staff explaining the rational behind the extension and the process in which the municipality has taken. ...
by Adam Steinberg
FSJ Soccer

University of Victoria soccer team working with local soccer players

Sports Players and coaches with the University of Victoria Vikings are in Fort St. John this week to work with the young soccer players of the community. This year marks the seventh year the Vikings have come to Fort St. John as they focus on soccer fundamentals and scrimmages....
by Chase Charney
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FREE Movies in the Park back in Fort St. John this July

Updated 1 day ago.

Moose FM Troyer Ventures and Shell Canada present Movies in the Park all summer long.  The next Movies in the Park is set for Friday July 25, 2014 at Centennial Park in Fort St. John....
by Adam Reaburn
Environment Canada has issued a severe weather warning.

Environment Canada issues a rainfall warning for the South Peace

News Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for the South Peace region, expected to develop overnight and continue into Friday evening. ...
by Adam Steinberg

New YouTube video underscores Hudson’s Hope position on Site C dam

News The District of Hudson’s Hope has released a YouTube video expressing its discontent for the proposed Site C dam, yet another plea to Premier Christy Clark after sending an open letter asking for the B.C. Utility Commission to determine whether the project is needed, the impact on the environment, and whether B.C. taxpayers can afford it....
by Adam Steinberg
The rural bulk water station in Fort St. John.

Rural Water Dispensing Station closed for flushing

News The Rural Water Dispensing Station on the West Bypass Road is closed, and has been for the last couple days, as a result of flushing being done on the system. ...
by Adam Steinberg
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