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Water infrastructure top of mind at UBCM

Mayor Lee Brain and council members attend the Union of B.C. Municipalities Conference Sept. 25 - 29

  • Sep 25th, 2017

Witnesses testify in court on Banks Island Mine disaster

Former safety manager shares photos of waste from the mine site spilling into the environment

Chief Elmer Derrick, director of port authority board, passes away

The Hereditary Chief had been the chief negotiator for the Gitxsan Treaty Society

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A totem pole is raised on Lelu Island
    Practicing for a 'quake
      MVP of the Week: The Vick Brothers
        Phoenix payroll protestors rally in Prince Rupert

          VIDEO: Walking the Highway of Tears for a woman who went missing 12 years ago from Prince Rupert

          Gladys Radek walks with family and friends from Prince Rupert to Smithers starting Sept. 21

          Port experiences growing pains, causing Cosco and Maersk to divert cargo south

          Vessels will go through Vancouver terminal to alleviate congestion at the Port of Prince Rupert

          NCRD briefs: less confidence on resource benefit agreement with province

          The North Coast Regional District meeting highlights on glass sponge reefs and UBCM preparations

          Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

          New headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to the local economy

          Kermode bear trapped in Terrace and relocated

          The kermode that’s been hanging around town has now been returned to the wild

          Five modern BC Transit buses to replace vintage fleet

          The $1.65 million bus replacement project will bring a new modern feel to North Coast transportation

          Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

          He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

          School provincial tests now explained with broad new descriptions

          Students are no longer measured by whether or not they meet expectations for their grade level

          Cullen endorses Jagmeet Singh to lead federal NDP party

          Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen supports Singh’s “progressive vision”

          Northwest Community College decides on a new name

          The northwest college plans to officially request the name change this fall

          Council briefs: city awards landfill contract and plans to send a letter to Greyhound

          City of Prince Rupert council briefs from Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

          NWCC decides on new name

          With few more approvals, the northwest college plans to officially request the name change this fall

          Beached crab boat refloated

          The story behind saving the Prince Rupert-based Carmanah Light that ran aground on Haida Gwaii

          VIDEO: Community greenhouse encourages green thumbs in Metlakatla

          The $93,240 project was half funded by the Port of Prince Rupert’s Community Investment Fund

          District briefs: Port Edward clears the trailer park

          Highlights from the District of Port Edward meeting on Sept. 12, 2017

          Aurora LNG backs out

          The liquefied natural gas project proposed for Digby Island has ended its run