Bevan Hamilton

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Janis Joplin Tribute Show reunites, 30 years later

A little piece of Prince Rupert history returns to the Lester Centre of the Arts stage this summer.

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The Easter Bunny makes a fan out of Ella Palmer

Bunny bonanza! Rotary Easter egg hunt successful in 2017

View images from the Easter egg hunt at Mariner's Park this past Saturday

The Easter Bunny makes a fan out of Ella Palmer
A seaplane flight service between Prince Rupert and Ketchikan

Flight service announced for Ketchikan

Flight service between Prince Rupert and Ketchikan, Alaska will soon be available, on the wings of Misty Fjords Air.

A seaplane flight service between Prince Rupert and Ketchikan
Karlie Fudger has had a successful few years on the dance floor

VIDEO and Story – Dancer of many genres: MVP of the Week, Karlie Fudger

Performing can be nerve-racking, the stuff nightmares are made of. But for some, it’s what brings out the best in them, like Karlie Fudger.

Karlie Fudger has had a successful few years on the dance floor
Staff and volunteers with BMO Bank of Montreal Prince Rupert branch raised $956 on Saturday

BMO Bank of Montreal helps the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation…

Staff and volunteers with BMO Bank of Montreal Prince Rupert branch raised $956 on Saturday, April 1 during a Garage Sale Fundraiser

Staff and volunteers with BMO Bank of Montreal Prince Rupert branch raised $956 on Saturday

Sports Briefs: April 12

Brief sports stories from around the Prince Rupert region.

Prince Rupert residents are being warned not to feed the seals

Rupert residents warned not to feed the seals

Don't feed the seals is a message to Prince Rupert residents for the safety of both the animals and the people.

Prince Rupert residents are being warned not to feed the seals
The Port Simpson Athletic Club won the title at the Kitamaat Open Basketball Tournament two weekends ago.

Port Simpson Athletic Club wins Kitamaat Open Basketball Tournament

A Prince Rupert-area team once again won the title at the Kitamaat Open Basketball Tournament.

The Port Simpson Athletic Club won the title at the Kitamaat Open Basketball Tournament two weekends ago.
Liam McChesney will be on Team BC’s U17 team this summer.

Liam McChesney makes Team BC

Prince Rupert’s Liam McChesney has been named to the Team BC U17 basketball team.

Liam McChesney will be on Team BC’s U17 team this summer.
The North Coast Nations — made up of players from Prince Rupert

Rupert team wins Aboriginal Youth Hockey Championship

A group of Prince Rupert novice hockey players won the gold medal recently at the Prince George Aboriginal Youth Hockey Championships.

The North Coast Nations — made up of players from Prince Rupert
Goalie Thor Pedersen jumps on the puck as players on both teams react to the nice save. The Roosevelt Park Elementary School students are enjoying their brand new hockey sticks.

VIDEO: Roosevelt scores fibreglass sticks

Grade 3 and 4 students at Roosevelt Park Elementary School can now play floor hockey with brand new sticks, thanks to some local sponsors.

Goalie Thor Pedersen jumps on the puck as players on both teams react to the nice save. The Roosevelt Park Elementary School students are enjoying their brand new hockey sticks.
John Westhaver

CHSS students get sobering lesson in road safety

John Westhaver spoke to Charles Hays Secondary School (CHSS) students on March 28 about road safety.

John Westhaver
Young gymnasts

Gymnastics in Prince Rupert gets a huge boost

Prince Rupert Gymnastics Association cut the ribbon on its fully equipped facility in front of its sponsors on Sunday.

Young gymnasts
Sharon Wekel

Rupert runners celebrate season debut (Race Results)

The first race of the season is officially in the books for the Rupert Runners and it went without a hitch.

Sharon Wekel
North Coast Minor Baseball Association is launching its second season in Prince Rupert

North Coast baseball stepping back up to the plate

Little league is back for a second season on the North Coast.

North Coast Minor Baseball Association is launching its second season in Prince Rupert
Zac Dolan was named Prince Rupert Amateur Swim Club’s best overall swimmer last season.

VIDEO and Story – Swim sensation: MVP of the Week, Zac Dolan

Zac Dolan has broken some Prince Rupert records recently in his swimming career.

Zac Dolan was named Prince Rupert Amateur Swim Club’s best overall swimmer last season.
Prabhjot Singh is one of several Rupertites who is putting together a cricket league to begin this summer.

Cricket back on the North Coast

The sport of cricket will be bringing some eastern influence back to Prince Rupert athletics this summer, with the league continuing.

Prabhjot Singh is one of several Rupertites who is putting together a cricket league to begin this summer.
Prince Rupert soccer players of all ages will have the opportunity to learn from some professional coaches on Sunday.

Whitecaps Academy offers preview in Prince Rupert

Rupert’s aspiring soccer players will have the opportunity to hone their skills at the Whitecaps Academy free training day on Sunday.

Prince Rupert soccer players of all ages will have the opportunity to learn from some professional coaches on Sunday.

Sports Briefs: April 5

Brief sports stories from around the Prince Rupert region.

Dexter Hobson flies down Shames Mountain’s Terminator run on Saturday on the final weekend of the season and the same day as the 12th annual Loaded Throwdown competition.

Loaded Throwdown at Shames Mountain

Approximately 60 people took part in the 12th annual Loaded Throwdown on Shames Mountain on Saturday.

Dexter Hobson flies down Shames Mountain’s Terminator run on Saturday on the final weekend of the season and the same day as the 12th annual Loaded Throwdown competition.