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Victory in the cage

Prince Rupert’s Shawn Stewart lands a punch on Hester Blackwater from Terrace during the April 13 Cage Fighting Force event in Terrace.

Pacific Northwest LNG environmental assessment underway

An environmental assessment for the proposed Pacific Northwest LNG Project is now underway.

Northwest jobless rate dips in March

The number of people working in the northwest dropped slightly in March compared to February, reports Statistics Canada today.

Catch and release regulation pass

Starting this fishing season, Skeena-area anglers will no longer be allowed to harvest any Dolly Varden or bull trout in area streams.

Refinery backer says he’ll build his own pipeline if necessary

DAVID Black says he’ll build his own pipeline if that’s what it takes to supply a massive refinery he wants to build north of Kitimat.

Flames and smoke engulf 8th Ave. East home

Crews were called to the 800 block of 8th Ave. East in Prince Rupert on March 8 to battle a major house fire.

Northwestern B.C. jobs tally remains steady

Very slight improvement shown in February compared to January

Spectra Energy hoping to start environmental assessment in early 2014

Spectra Energy wants to submit plans for a pipeline to feed an LNG plant in Prince Rupert for an environmental review by early 2014.

Province wants northwest B.C. municipalities involved in LNG benefits

City of Terrace has already staked out claim for revenue sharing

Cuts to Greyhound service approved

The Passenger Transportation Board has approved an application by Greyhound to cut service along HWY 16 between Prince George and the coast.

My Mountain Co-op finalizes ownership of Shames Mountain

My Mountain Co-op announced on Jan. 11 the formal completion of the deal that gives them ownership of the Shames Mountain Ski Area.

Canadian resources need to access Asia, says Spectra Energy president

Right now Spectra Energy’s biggest challenge is accessing the world’s fastest growing market in Asia.

Northwest jobless rate drops, but remains the highest in B.C.

The jobless picture in northwestern BC improved slightly from November to December, reports Statistics Canada.

Northwest BC ski facility ownership solidifies

Operating agreement for Shames Mountain now lies with My Mountain Co-op near Terrace, BC

Prince Rupert Year in Review – April to June

Part two of the Prince Rupert Northern View's Year in Review looks at the months of April, May and June.

Northwest BC jobless rate drops

But labour force has also shrunk from October to November

Ski co-op to purchase northwestern ski facility

Debt resolution clears way for purchase of Shames Mountain near Terrace, BC

Province forgives Shames debt

THE LARGEST financial obstacle to My Mountain Co-op’s purchase of the Shames Mountain ski facility has been removed.

Urgency needed if region is to benefit from energy exports

Big dollars in the headlines and job numbers listed for proposed projects in B.C.’s natural gas sector are no sure thing.

Tech field booming in BC

The Prince Rupert Northern View and Prince Rupert partners are publishing an series of articles highlighting employment in the area.