Prince George, British Columbia

Prince George was originally a trading post called Fort George which was established in 1807 by Simon Fraser and was named after King George III.  It was operated by North West Company which mainly traded furs competing with the Hudson Bay Trading Company.  Prince George is also the largest city in Northern British Columbia.  It […]

Grande Prairie, Alberta City Profile

This city was named the most dangerous city in Canada back in 2012.  It has since moved down to #7 on the same poll.  Most recently it’s been in the news because a bunch of people have lost their natural gas connection during winter due to an explosion.  So it is located in a prairie just like […]