Local News

For the first time in five years, recreational halibut fishing closes early for the season

DFO offers controversial experimental licence for recreational anglers who want to catch halibut

Rupert’s median income increases 23.3 per cent since 2005

Statistics Canada releases its latest data on Canadian incomes

  • Sep 14th, 2017
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

          North Coast wind projects show signs of progress

          NaiKun to pursue the vision of developing the first offshore wind project in Canada

          Tracking the North Coast humpbacks

          Vancouver Aquarium focuses efforts to catalogue humpback whales in the region

          Northwest B.C. college draws more than 40 international students

          Global recruitment efforts by Northwest Community College seem to have been successful…

          The port may be getting a gas station for cargo ships

          Wolverine Terminals intends to build a marine fuelling service for the Port of Prince Rupert

          More teachers added and more still needed

          School District 52 has a few changes this year, a new website, superintendent and a new curriculum

          Seaplane pilot released from hospital

          Pilot released Sept. 9 after spending the night in hospital

          Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

          Young bird fell from nest

          • Sep 8th, 2017

          Buckerfields commits to “living wage” for employees

          Duncan-based company said it was the right thing to do

          Elderly couple from Prince Rupert rescued in Douglas Channel

          Kitimat’s Marine Search and Rescue station responds to distress call in 20 minutes

          Which LNG projects are left in Prince Rupert

          A quick review of what LNG projects remain after Pacific NorthWest LNG was cancelled

          $60,000 for groups assessing environmental impacts of Aurora LNG

          The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency gives some funding to Dodge Cove

          Tourist bus stolen from hotel parking lot

          One suspect has been arrested after the bus tore through Prince Rupert streets

          Break in at non-profit garden centre

          The Nisga’a run Rupert Lawn & Garden was targeted for theft on Sept. 5

          VIDEO and Story: The best is yet to come, says Minister of International Trade

          Trade minister François-Philippe Champagne visits Prince Rupert for Fairview celebration

          Recall of tainted pineapple products expanded in BC

          The ongoing investigation into hepatitis A virus found in Western Family brand, or unbranded, products has been expanded.

          Fifty-plus cats surrendered to Victoria BC SPCA from single home

          It will cost tens of thousands to rehabilitate the animals

          Victoria Cross recipient remembered with stone memorial

          Prince Rupert pioneer and veteran Lt. Col. Cyrus Peck given place of honour by the sea