The Northern John Howard Society will receive $60,000 from the provincial government to train more facilitators to deliver a domestic violence prevention program. Mark NIELSEN / Prince George Citizen
Teens who experience violence in dating relationships are more likely to suffer from domestic abuse as an adult, according to a new study from the University of Calgary. By Melissa Gilligan
THE CANADIAN PRESS  Published Friday, February 17, 2017 8:11AM AST   
New legislation in Manitoba allowing victims of domestic violence paid and unpaid leave from work while guaranteeing job security is a “significant step forward,” said one Western researcher. FEBRUARY 16, 2017 BY PAUL MAYNE
New legislation would help New Brunswickers escape domestic violence without fear of losing kids, home By Viola Pruss, CBC News Posted: Feb 16, 2017 4:55 PM AT Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017 10:02 PM AT  
In 2015, Saskatchewan's family violence rate was double the national average By Jason Warick, CBC News Posted: Feb 16, 2017 9:46 AM CT Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017 6:20 PM CT  
As Jane’s story shows, spousal abuse is a stubborn fact of life for many country women By Lisa Guenther  FOLLOW  Published: February 10, 2017  Guide Life  
The territory’s chief coroner has issued a number of recommendations following an apparent murder-suicide in Lutselk’e two years ago. MIKE GIBBINS, STAFF FRIDAY, FEB. 3RD, 2017  
Death sparked launch of Barb’s Bench program Denenia Baillie Dobbin sits on Barb’s Bench at the Long Lake Dam Park. It honours her mother, a victim of domestic abuse who inspired others to speak out.