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Todd  Hamilton Publisher
Todd Hamilton
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Todd Hamilton returned to Black Press in 2012 after three years as a group publisher of 12 community newspaper titles in Manitoba, earned either individually or as part of the team he led in Smithers and Houston, more than 60 Canadian and British Columbia newspaper awards during his five years in Smithers. Hamilton is a five-time British Columbia-Yukon Community Newspaper Association (BCYCNA) Ma Murray Award winner for community service and editorial writing and a four-time winner of the Canadian Community Newspaper Association's (CCNA) top awards for local editorial writing and community service.
     
Shaun  Thomas Editor
Shaun Thomas
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Shaun Thomas has served in the role of editor since entering the newspaper industry in 2004. He has been with The Northern View since it began in 2006, moving to Prince Rupert that May, and is a former publisher. He is a past president of the Prince Rupert Rotary Club and is active in the North Coast Health Improvement Society.
     
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Ed  Evans Sales
Ed Evans
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Ed Evans has been serving the print advertising needs of Prince Rupert and the north coast for a number of decades. He joined the team at The Northern View in 2011 after being a long-time sales representative for the Prince Rupert Daily News.
     
Bevan  Hamilton Sports Reporter
Bevan Hamilton
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Bevan Hamilton came to the Northern View team in 2016 after earning his journalism diploma from Loyalist College in Belleville, Ontario and completing an internship with Canada's national broadcaster, CBC News.
     
William  Gye Sports reporter
William Gye
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Will's sports coverage of the Prince Rupert area is second to none. Joining the Northern View in 2015, Will has continued to be a regular face at Rainmakers, Rampage, All Native games and more. Give him a shout if you have a sports story idea.
     
Shannon  Lough Reporter
Shannon Lough
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Shannon Lough joined the Northern View team in 2015. She came to the North Coast from the Ottawa area and recently completed her Masters of Journalism at Carleton University. A world traveller, Shannon has resided in Nagano, Japan for three years and visited Thailand and India. Some of her favourite places are Queenstown, New Zealand, London, England, Krakow Poland and all of Fiji. Her previous experience working at the Ottawa Citizen, the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Global National and CTV's Canada AM serves her well as she tells the unique stories of B.C.'s North Coast.
     
Kevin  Campbell Reporter
Kevin Campbell
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Kevin Campbell joined the team at the Northern View in 2014 after graduating with a degree in journalism and completing an internship with national media powerhouse Rogers Sportsnet.
     
Melissa  Boutilier Sales
Melissa Boutilier
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Melissa Boutilier brings a wealth of experience to the Northern View. She currently serves in the sales department after many years in retail.
     
Lisa  Thomas Sales
Lisa Thomas
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Lisa Thomas has been in the newspaper industry since 2002, filling multiple roles within various Prince Rupert-based newspapers. From serving as sales manager and handling customer accounts to producing high-quality ads, Lisa goes out of her way to ensure the needs of the client come first.
     
Martina  Perry Reporter
Martina Perry
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Martina Perry joined The Northern View in February, 2010 and has been dedicated to bringing the news of the North Coast to Northern View readers for the past five years. She won a Ma Murray Award for environment writing in 2014, placed third in the country in environmental writing and is a 2015 Ma Murray Award finalist.
     
Rebecca   Watson Reporter
Rebecca Watson
     
Reporter
Alex Rinfret
     
Reporter
Laura Bishop
     
N2K Staff
Cameron Orr
     
N2K Staff
Ryan Jensen
     
N2K Staff
Rod Link
     
Reporter
Jackie Lieuwen
     
Black Press owner
David Black
     
Reporter
Tom Fletcher
     
Reporter
Jeff Nagel
     
Reporter
Staff Writer
     
Columnist
Bruce Wishart
     
Editorial
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