Friday, November 10, 2017 at 7 p.m. at the Fort St. John North Peace Museum (location subject to change)
Join filmmaker Viktoria Stahl for the local premiere of her film, The Swedish Trapper. This documentary focuses on the life of Gus (Gustaf) Hedin, most notably his heroics in the Charlie Lake Disaster seventy-five years ago. During the construction of the Alaska Highway, seventeen men set out with supplies on a boat to cross Charlie Lake. Strong winds swamped their boat and trapper Gus Hedin saw the disaster and set out to help…. but he was unable to save them all. Learn more about this man’s remarkable life. Call 250-787-0430 for more information.