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Mayors caucus wants new deal with government

B.C. mayors are demanding a new deal with senior governments to address the growing financial squeeze on their cities.

May 16 Prince Rupert Northern View delayed

We regret to inform our readers that the May 16 issue of the Prince Rupert Northern View has been delayed due to a mechanical issue.

Results from the opening weekend of the drag racing season

The "Season Opener" at the Terrace/Kitimat Regional Airport went off without a hitch, even with the weather threatening on Sunday.

UPDATE: BC Annual Dance Competition currently underway in Prince Rupert

Dancers from all over the province are in Prince Rupert, partaking in the BC Annual Dance Competition at the Lester Centre of the Arts.

Updated: Cruise ship arrives in Prince Rupert

At around eight a.m. on May 4, Holland America's Zaandam made its way into Prince Rupert harbour to kick off a full day visit.

Annual Grad Fashion Show takes place tonight in Prince Rupert

It was once Prince Rupert Secondary School’s grad tradition, lasting over 60 years, to throw a fashion show as a fundraiser towards prom.

Scenes from Easter 2012 in Prince Rupert

This weekend the Prince Rupert Rotary Club and the City of Prince Rupert Recreation Department hosted fun Easter activities.

Kids hunt for Easter Eggs at the Prince Rupert Civic Centre

The Jim Ciccone Civic Centre held its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, and the kids were clamoring to get hunting.

Northwest Community College still moving ahead with job cuts

Northwest Community College is still going to lay off instructors to cut a threatened deficit approaching $2 million.

Prince Rupert students set for Vimy Ridge trip

Good-bye Prince Rupert and hello Europe, the Prince Rupert Vimy Students are on their way.

Northwest jobless rate hits double digits

The region's jobless rate has hit double-digit territory and is the highest in B.C.

NDP slams government’s plan to send welfare recipients north for work

A provincial Liberal plan to send welfare recipients up north to work makes no sense, says a member of the official NDP opposition.

Prince Rupert teachers take to the streets as strike enters second day

Teachers in Prince Rupert made their way through the snow to City Hall on Tuesday afternoon.

Teachers to go on strike for three days starting Monday

Teachers have the go-ahead to strike for three days starting on Monday, but no picketing allowed.

BC cancels agreement for purchase of generic drugs

The government is terminating its generic drug purchase agreement with BC pharmacy groups because it wasn't saving enough money.

Forestry industry calls for more study of forest conditions

The Association of BC Forest Professionals say that almost half of the government's forest inventories are over 20 years old.

Back-to-work legislation coming to end teachers’ strike

Fed up with a working-strike that has lasted over half the school year, the government says its time to force teachers back by law.

NDP Finance critic says BC budget is political not economical

Tuesday's B.C. Liberal budget is more about political positioning than managing the province's books, NDP finance critic Bruce Ralston says.

Lax Kw’alaams reject Enbridge hearings

North coast band calls federal environmental hearings a sham

Prince Rupert Rampage fall 10-2 to Smithers Steelheads

With a devastating defeat over the Prince Rupert Rampage the Smithers Steelheads are headed to the second round of the CIHL playoffs.