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Northwest B.C. jobless rate dips slightly

But the jobless picture remains dimmer than a year ago

Todd Hamilton named new publisher of the Prince Rupert Northern View

Black Press B.C. North president Lorie Williston announced that Todd Hamilton has been appointed the publisher of The Northern View.

October 31 Prince Rupert Northern View now online

The complete October 31 issue of the Prince Rupert Northern View is now online.

Pipeline company promotes northwest BC project

Spectra Energy bills liquefied natural gas as environmentally responsible fuel

Something was wrong – really wrong

After a hushed phone call, she replaced the receiver and dashed into a bedroom and closed the door. A bedroom that never had a closed door.

Construction training pilot to focus on Prince Rupert and Kitimat in the northwest

A provincial program to take people off of welfare and place them in northern construction jobs will be focusing on Prince Rupert.

Results from the 2012 Prince Rupert Northern View Reader’s Choice Awards

Here are the results from the 2012 Prince Rupert Northern View Reader's Choice Awards.

Minister of Jobs and NDP energy critic react to refinery plan

A proposal to construct a $13-billion dollar refinery in Kitimat has met with mixed reactions from leaders in Victoria.

Prince Rupert man faces charges after allegedly altercation in Terrace grocery store

A Prince Rupert man faces charges after an alleged altercation with a grocery store worker in Terrace earlier this month.

August 8 Prince Rupert Northern View now online

Click here to check out the complete August 8 issue of the Prince Rupert Northern View.

Fire ban in the northwest takes effect tomorrow

Northwest B.C. will have a ban on open fires carrying a $345 fine for non-compliance, starting July 13.

Provincial plan to hire regional jobs coordinator hoping for success in second posting

A plan to provide skilled workers for the region’s large industrial projects has hit an employment snag of its own – it can’t find someone.

Drag racers test their skills at Kitimat Hill Climb

The weather for the Dave Saunders Memorial Hill Climb on July 1 started off like any other weekend weather, cloudy skies with showers.

Prince Rupert’s Pizza Hut currently closed, owner not commenting

Pizza Hut restaurant closed its doors, though the owner wouldn't comment on the cause or the duration of the closure.

Updated: Photos from Canada Day in Prince Rupert

Happy Canada Day from the Prince Rupert Northern View. Coverage of activities held at Mariner's Park.

34th annual Seafest now underway, Salute to the Coast Guard

Seafest celebrations are happening in Prince Rupert from Thursday, June 7, until Sunday, June 10.

National Day of Action, Prince Rupert event

On Saturday, June 2, people in Prince Rupert and across the country took part in a National Day of Action against the omnibus budget bill.

UPDATE: Helicopter crash claims three lives

The three men in the helicopter that crashed on the back side of Sleeping Beauty Mountain this morning are confirmed to be dead.

Black bear hunting season closing on Haida Gwaii

Another black bear hunting season is coming to a close on Haida Gwaii.

Terrace, Prince Rupert examining options for police dog services

The issue of police dog services in Prince Rupert and Terrace came up at last night's meeting of Terrace council.