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Helicopter prepares to fly coho to Silver Creek after volunteers carefully transported the fish from Oldfield Creek Fish Hatchery to Heli-Jet.

Heli-Jet transports 10,000 coho into Silver Creek

10,000 coho at Oldfield Creek Fish Hatchery were safely brought to Heli-Jet for lift off to Silver Creek.

Helicopter prepares to fly coho to Silver Creek after volunteers carefully transported the fish from Oldfield Creek Fish Hatchery to Heli-Jet.
Rainbow Chrysler celebrated its grand re-opening on Thursday.

Rainbow Chrysler celebrates their recently completed expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony

Rainbow Chrysler opened its doors to the community to showcase their recently completed expansion

Rainbow Chrysler celebrated its grand re-opening on Thursday.
Marcie LeBlanc of LeBLANC boutique

Young entrepreneurs travel to Toronto summit

Marcie LeBlanc, Tyler Meers and Barbara Lippke won a bursary to travel to the Action Entrepreneurship Summit in Toronto.

Marcie LeBlanc of LeBLANC boutique
A new study indicates acidification may be far more worse along B.C.’s coast than previously suspected.

Ocean acidification worse along coast

Ocean acidification may be worse in B.C.’s ‘protected’ waters than along the outer coast.

A new study indicates acidification may be far more worse along B.C.’s coast than previously suspected.
The SD52 school board holds its April meeting.

SD52 performs staff shuffle

The Prince Rupert School District (SD52) will be undergoing a number of staff changes come August

The SD52 school board holds its April meeting.
RCMP

Broken rudder strands seaplane passengers off port

No one was hurt last Monday morning when an Inland Air Charter seaplane broke its water rudder on landing in Masset Inlet

RCMP
Pam Pham came to Canada from Vietnam as a refugee after spending three months on a boat and six months in two refugee camps. In Prince Rupert

Heart of Our City: From Vietnam to the North Coast

Pam Pham is this week's Heart of Our City in Prince Rupert. At 21 years, she moved to Vancouver as a refugee from Vietnam.

Pam Pham came to Canada from Vietnam as a refugee after spending three months on a boat and six months in two refugee camps. In Prince Rupert
Charles Trimble holds a photo of his wife

Relaying for his wife and family

The Relay For Life series in Prince Rupert continues with Charles Trimble's story of his wife being diagnosed with cancer.

Charles Trimble holds a photo of his wife

Bike to Work Week returns to North Coast

The Bike to Work Week challenge was highly successful year in 2015, and head organizer Juliane Mark hopes 2016 will be even better

The Charles Hays Secondary School’s girls soccer team took to the road for zones over the weekend and captured a win against Kitimat

CHSS girls’ soccer takes third at 2016 zones

The CHSS girls' soccer team captured third-place at zones this past weekend in Kitimat, winning one and losing two matches

The Charles Hays Secondary School’s girls soccer team took to the road for zones over the weekend and captured a win against Kitimat

Edward Jones sets bar high in scramble

The fifth annual Edward Jones Charity Golf Scramble has set their expectations high this year

Lelu Island protesters told to get out by Chiefs

Lax Kw'alaams hereditary chiefs unanimously call for protesters to leave occupation of Lelu Island near Prince Rupert LNG project

Power has been knocked out throughout Prince Rupert.

UPDATED: Power restored in Prince Rupert, Port Edward after six-hour outage

BC Hydro says the power outage caused by a transmission circuit failure affected 8,000 customers on the North Coast

Power has been knocked out throughout Prince Rupert.
Orange Door Project.

VIDEO: Home Depot Canada Foundation tackles youth homelessness

$10-million Orange Door Project supports initiatives to help house and support vulnerable youth

Orange Door Project.
Fort McMurray fire scene from YouTube video.

VIDEO: Escape from Fort McMurray firestorm, how you can help

Harrowing video emerging of the escape from Fort Mac wildfires, how you can contribute to help those left homeless

Fort McMurray fire scene from YouTube video.
Paramedic union president Bronwyn Barter

Paramedics make house calls in rural program

80 full-time and half-time positions to keep paramedics in small B.C. towns, and patients out of emergency

Paramedic union president Bronwyn Barter
Brady Ward

Ward scores KIJHL title-clinching goal

You couldn’t ask for a better way to finish your Kootenay International Junior Hockey League (KIJHL) career.

Brady Ward

PacificSport Fraser Valley joins viaSport Regional Alliance

Eleven multisport partners have joined forces to create the viaSport Regional Alliance,…

A total of 16 bursaries are available for athletes participating at the 2016 Penticton BC Winter Games.

Youth Bursary program launched

Coast Capital Savings and BC Games Society team up again for 2016 BC Games

A total of 16 bursaries are available for athletes participating at the 2016 Penticton BC Winter Games.
Conservative Leader Stephen Harper waves at a campaign event at the J.P. Bowman tool and die company in Brantford

TIMELINE: Key moments of the federal election campaign

From the economy and debates to niqabs and protest songs, we recap the election issues and antics with this interactive timeline

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper waves at a campaign event at the J.P. Bowman tool and die company in Brantford