Editorial

Lough named Northern View editor

Shannon Lough has been named the new editor of the Prince Rupert Northern View.

In our opinion: May he finally rest in peace

Getting a WWII veteran the proper burial he deserves shouldn’t be a difficult task — it is the very least we, as a society, can do.

How did we end up with leaky pipes?

The City of Prince Rupert released a video to present residents with a visual image of how embarrassing the city’s water situation truly is.

Save the power outage panic for the big boys

A six-hour power outage had the city in a panic on Saturday.

Let’s call them Mom’s Days

On behalf of the staff and management at The Northern View, we would like to wish all of our mothers a very happy Mother’s Day.

In Our Opinion: Is it about science or lobbying?

Strangely, Lax Kw’alaams Hereditary Chief Don Wesley either didn’t understand the message or chose not to.

Cullen the next NDP leader?

Will Cullen step up to the plate to be the next NDP leader after Mulcair was ousted?

Say what you mean

City council has two big problems. After years of neglect, infrastructure is crumbling and in desperate need of an overhaul...

In our opinion: LNG money is already coming

It is getting difficult for all the naysayers to prove that the LNG industry hasn’t spent a significant amount of dough in the province.

ANBT will make you a hoops fan

The All Native Basketball Tournament is upon Prince Rupert for the 57th time this week.

Northern View welcomes sports reporter

Sports are a critical part of every community and, as such, should be a critical part of every community newspaper.

We deserve more from Prince Rupert council

When I saw on council’s agenda a massive report from staff about the emergency service building,

BC Ferries trying to leave Prince Rupert taxpayers high and dry

If I told you that you could buy a waterfront property in Prince Rupert for just $20, I’m sure hundreds would be lined up out the door.

City of Prince Rupert and Port Authority should get on the same page

There is a very interesting dynamic growing between the City of Prince Rupert and the Prince Rupert Port Authority.

More consultation needed on ocean fertilization experiment

If you do a quick news search for the word Haida, there is certainly no shortage of hits.

Looking for some recreational fairness in Prince Rupert

This week, for the first time in quite a while, I made my way to Prince Rupert council on Tuesday night.

Labour demand and high unemployment in the northwest

There is an interesting situation forming in the northwest when it comes to the labour market.

Cutting costs at Prince Rupert City Hall

For years, really since I got here, people have been telling me about the high tax rate the people in Prince Rupert pay.

A look at the refinery proposal

David Black’s proposal to build an oil refinery in the Kitimat Valley is one that has clearly gotten people across western Canada talking.

Job stats raise question of priorities

Looking at the latest employment figures from the province, it’s clear to see why there is somewhat of a debate surrounding energy projects.