Community

McKay Street Park ready to start playground construction

Council approved Transition Prince Rupert’s use of city property at the Nov. 14 council meeting

Friends, Facebook and fundraising

Ellen Christinson started an auction on Facebook to help cancer-striken friend Cody

2017 Kaien Island Craft Fair highlights

One hundred tables displayed the arts and crafts of the local community.

Putting down roots in Rupert

CN Rail and Tree Canada are planting trees in Prince Rupert’s downtown core

UPDATE: Hammy dodges conservation officers

The famous Prince Rupert hammock deer maintains his purple threads

This Week Podcast – Episode 59

Prince Rupert highlights from Mz. Judged, the Rotary Auction and news on tent city outside city hall

  • Nov 16th, 2017
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2017 Kaien Island Craft Fair
    Rupert students learn all about their community newspaper
      Putting down roots in Rupert
        Behind the scenes of the Prince Rupert Rotary Auction

          VIDEO: Behind the scenes of the Rotary Auction

          The Prince Rupert Rotary Auction relies on many volunteers to make the three-day event a success

          A new husband-and-wife duo take the Salvation Army reins

          Sabrina and Greg Silvey prepare for this year’s Christmas Hamper program in Prince Rupert

          Save On Foods fundraiser plans to stuff its van with food

          The Save On Foods fundraiser on Nov. 15 is for the Prince Rupert Salvation Army food bank

          • Nov 14th, 2017

          Vancouver Island woman draws portrait of B.C. fire chief who was swept away by floods

          ‘I felt their loss, and wanted to reach out to them’ says Harpaul Nandhra.

          Harley Riders Club and Chances play Santa and deliver hundreds of toys

          Approximately 300 toys, clothing and food items donated to the Salvation Army on Nov. 10

          North Coast Ecology Centre Society looks for volunteers

          The new society is searching for a venue to host information about Prince Rupert’s unique wildlife

          Autobiography of an environmental activist

          Author Thom Henley said Canadians should be proud of their ability to work together to change things

          Young Molly as Fire Chief for a Day

          Prince Rupert Fire Department visited 450 elementary school students in early November

          Team B.C. wins second straight bronze at nationals

          B.C. defeats Saskatchewan 2-1 in overtime.

          • Nov 13th, 2017

          No land events for Winterfest’s Sailpast 2017

          The bonfire, music and hot chocolate are cancelled for Saturday night due to a lack of volunteers

          VIDEO: An exhibit on how to get rich slow in the north

          Photographer Mike Ambach shares his boom & bust series at the Museum of Northern BC in Prince Rupert

          VIDEO: Mz. Judged returns to the Lester Centre stage

          The beauty pageant is the biggest fundraiser for the North Coast Transition Society

          A day that Prince Rupert takes time to remember

          A service for Remembrance Day was held at the Prince Rupert courtyard at 10:45 a.m.

          New snowcat for Shames Mountain

          The ski hill near Terrace acquired a $300,000 groomer through its fundraising campaign