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Retailers expecting rush as reno tax credit expires

Retailers expecting rush as reno tax credit expires

The deadline is looming for taking advantage of the Home Renovation Tax Credit, but building supply stores haven't notice a rush of last-minute purchases - at least not yet. Home Depot is expecting a spike in the last two weeks before Feb.

Decision delayed on extending tax deferral

The decision on whether or not to extend a program that allows struggling homeowners to defer their property tax payments is itself being deferred.
RCMP pay tribute to fallen reporter

RCMP pay tribute to fallen reporter

The presence of the RCMP, Canada's oldest military regiment, at the funeral of Michelle Lang was tied to Prince George just as she was.

Quesnel footbridge closed for renovation

Work on the Fraser River Footbridge in Quesnel began on Monday and the crossing bridge will close to pedestrian traffic until early April, according to the community's city hall.

PM to fill vacant Senate seats soon

Look for Prime Minister Stephen Harper to fill five empty Senate seats before Jan. 22, Cariboo-Prince George MP Dick Harris said Tuesday.
Search continues at fire site

Search continues at fire site

Police need colder weather to resume efforts; fire department unable to find cause of blaze

Caught passing counterfeit bills

Two women were arrested Saturday for passing several counterfeit American $100 bills. Pamela Jane Starnes, 37, and Celina Ann Turzanski, 23, were taken into custody and are being help to appear in front of a provincial court judge Monday.

Dismantled drug operation

RCMP have recommended more than 50 charges against a group of drug traffickers operating in Prince George.

Police release statement on Ludwig search

Statement from the RCMP on the Wiebo Ludwig case: Hythe, Alberta: The RCMP has concluded the search of the large rural property located north west of Hythe, Alberta at 14:30 hours (Pacific Time) on Monday January 11th.
Value seen in free transit on bad air days

Value seen in free transit on bad air days

Even though air quality advisories sometimes only last a day, there is still value in offering free transit rides to try to reduce vehicle emissions and promote the use of buses, says the city.