Heart Of Our City


VIDEO and Story: Heart of Our City – Watchkeeper of the North

Ed McCarter the younger is a survivalist, military veteran and Canadian Ranger in Prince Rupert.

VIDEO and Story: Heart of Our City – Carving her best

Dale Campbell has been a female carver for 45 years, and she continues to share her work globally.

VIDEO and STORY: Heart of Our City — A patchwork of pastimes

Erin Seidemann was born with a rare disability but that doesn’t stop her from volunteering.

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of our City, Teddy Keehn: From the Empress to the Empress

Born and raised in Prince Rupert, Keehn’s parents moved to Victoria in 1965, and he moved with them.

STORY AND VIDEO — Heart of our City: From Ohio to the North Coast

For some it may be fate, chance, synchronicity or God’s actions that explain how life unfolds in the most unexpected ways

Heart of Our City: Off the beaten trail (video)

The world may be your oyster, but the North Coast is his playground.

Heart of Our City: Planting the seed of life (VIDEO)

Altruistic acts in the community can be found in all sizes and forms — even the shape of a kidney.

Heart of Our City: Canvases and colour by the water (video)

When she was only 12-years-old, the Museum of Northern B.C. hosted her first art show — and every piece of her work sold

Heart of Our City: A mother … in law (video)

Shelby O'Brien came to Prince Rupert to work at the port, but since then she's joined Toastmasters and marine search and rescue.

STORY AND VIDEO: Women who have proven that ‘Yes they can’

International Women’s Day on March 8 celebrates female achievements and rallies for gender equality in all corners of the Earth

VIDEO and story: Coastal Policing, Heart of Our City

Travelling by boat to First Nations coastal communities was part of her job description when she joined the Prince Rupert police detachment.

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of our City, Love and Boxing

By the end of January, fitness resolutions begin to wither but for one couple there’s no such thing as a rest day.

VIDEO and story: Heart of Our City, Started from the bottom

Don Holkestad, the recently retired CEO of CityWest, reflects on his 37-year career at the telecommunications company.

VIDEO and Story: Heart of Our City, Guardians of the cat colonies

Linda Scott, the trap-neuter-release coordinator for the Prince Rupert BCSPCA describes the works she's doing to help the Kaien Island cats.

VIDEO AND STORY: Heart of Our City, Killer Whale a Self Portrait

Todd Stephens is a Nisga’a artist who grew up in Prince Rupert. In each of his pieces, he often incorporates his own human element.

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Educating on diversity

From the East Coast of Central America to the West Coast of Canada she traded the sun for rain

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Fostering a family

In Prince Rupert, John Wick opened his home for foster care this year with his partner.

STORY AND VIDEO: Shoreline cleanups around the coast

A group of residents spent their Saturday morning picking up garbage along the shoreline as part of the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.