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NDP leader Carole James is stepping down

NDP leader Carole James is stepping down

Embattled NDP opposition leader Carole James announced just after lunch she is stepping down. She said she'll be stepping down pending the election of an interim leader, a decision that will be made in the New Year.

NDP leader Carole James is stepping down

Embattled Opposition NDP leader Carole James announced Monday morning that she will be stepping down as leader, unable to quell continuing dissent within her party. The public deserves a functioning opposition, said James.

Red Nose takes them home

Operation Red Nose provided 167 rides on the weekend, a considerable jump from the 122 rides given out during the same weekend last year. Friday night had 14 teams of three working, and 18 teams of three were on the road Saturday night.

Christmas pageant

Zion Lutheran Church will present a Christmas pageant, Christmas Wishes, at 6 p.m. Thursday. It's the story of how three girls discover the real spirit of Christmas and what giving truly means. A special feature will be a vocal solo by Wambui Kameau.

Death remains mystery

Quesnel RCMP are continuing to investigate the sudden death of 57-year-old Nancy Moerike whose body was discovered Nov. 30 by neighbours in her home.

Boy dies while playing at recess

Tragedy struck Foothills Elementary School Friday when a Grade 7 student died on the playground during recess. The death occurred as the boy was playing on the school's field. He dove to catch a ball and never got up.

Hit-and-run driver sought

A hit-and-run near on the highway near Pine Centre Mall has police searching for a silver Mazda 3 and a young female driver. The incident happened at about 5 p.m. Friday.

Loren Leslie remembered in Fraser Lake

Loren Leslie was a quiet girl, who will be remembered as being a loving, unique individual.
Woman robbed in Rainbow Park

Woman robbed in Rainbow Park

An 18-year-old woman was robbed of her purse by three people in Rainbow Park early Saturday morning.

Cook to stand trial in supreme court

Lloyd William Cook has been ordered to stand trial in supreme court over the 2000 death of 13-year-old Adam Williams-Dudoward.