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BID Group of Companies to build sawmill in Mississippi


BID Group of Companies (“BID Group”) is proud to announce its selection by Biewer Lumber (“Biewer”) to deliver a state-of-the-art turnkey mill in Newton, Mississippi. Construction will begin in the second quarter of 2016 and will continue throughout the year with mill production scheduled for the second quarter of 2017. The successful execution of the […]

Northern Gateway Project Reduction

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News has come out that after the recent death of Janet Holder of Enbridge, there has been a huge reduction of staff (contractors, consultants and employees) at the Prince George office at Parkwood Place. At the high point of community consultations and involvement there was 27 staff based out of the Prince George office with […]

Coastal Gas Link to have Community Information Sessions


Through October 2013, the Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project has scheduled community information sessions across northern British Columbia. These informal drop-in sessions offer an opportunity to people in the region to meet with project team members, ask questions and engage in discussions. At this fall’s events we are focusing on our 2013 field work activities and […]

Gas War in the North

  There is a gas war in Burns Lake. There are a number of retailers that have decided to lower the gas price in order to compete with the Native gas station lcoated on the Lake Babine reserve. On Wednesday the price at the Chevron was 96.9 while Husky and Real Canadian Wholesale Club were […]

New, bigger power system for Vanderhoof by October 2012

Vanderhoof Omineca Express BC Hydro unveiled plans to the district last week for a much bigger substation and new transformer that will double this area’s power capacity. Vanderhoof District’s committee of the whole met with Hydro’s go-to guy last week so they could see plans … Click for more

Airport safer with improvements

Vanderhoof Omineca Express Roberts credited the District of Vanderhoof for leading the way in getting … it would mean that any company, be it Air Canada or the BC Air Medevac system … Click for more

Vanderhoof Author’s Second Release Now in Print

Cover Pic of #9 Grundpark Road by Randy Wallace

At northernbcbusiness.com we haven’t made much of an effort to cover local authors or local artists. It’s occcured to us, however, that we’re missing out. Randy Wallace is a resident of Vanderhoof who I’ve known since we were both teens. We’ve lost touch over the years but thanks to twitter and facebook our paths crossed […]

Four Square for Northern British Columbia


If you are a retail business that has customers come to you door you need to be on Four Square. If you are not you are missing out on the marketing for your business with the tech savvy generation. In order to be “on” Four Square you need to understand what it is and how […]

B.C. First Nations say no to equity stake in controversial …

Chief Jackie Thomas, from the Saik’uz First Nation near Vanderhoof, B.C., … Proponents of Northern Gateway say Canada must seek out markets for its crude … Click for more

Richfield drills 171 metres of 3.13 g/t Au in BW 91, and BW 90 extends zone eastward

November 23, 2010 – Quesnel, BC: Richfield Ventures Corp. (TSX.V:RVC) (\’Richfield\’ or the \’Company\’) is pleased to report drill results for four diamond drill holes on its Blackwater Gold Project approximately 100 km south of Vanderhoof, BC. BW 91 returned very positive results. The top of the hole cut 171 metres grading 3.13 g/t Au. […]

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