Kevin Campbell

Bevan Hamilton / The Northern View                                 Construction crews have been working hard on the Atlin Terminal parking lot over the past week, as the Port of Prince Rupert gives it a facelift.

Gallery moving, yes, but not kicked out

Ice House Gallery looking for new home with port offices expanding

Bevan Hamilton / The Northern View                                 Construction crews have been working hard on the Atlin Terminal parking lot over the past week, as the Port of Prince Rupert gives it a facelift.
BC Artscape president Genevieve Bucher provides her expertise on creating arts and culture sectoral spaces on B.C. communities for a crowd of a couple dozen people last Thursday at UNBC Northwest campus. Bucher has found that every municipal dollar spent on the arts generates between $7 and $13 on economic activity. Kevin Campbell photo.

Long road begins for new Prince Rupert arts, culture space

The goal, for Prince Rupert, is to become the next Santa Fe, or Wells, B.C., or Stratford, Ontario.

BC Artscape president Genevieve Bucher provides her expertise on creating arts and culture sectoral spaces on B.C. communities for a crowd of a couple dozen people last Thursday at UNBC Northwest campus. Bucher has found that every municipal dollar spent on the arts generates between $7 and $13 on economic activity. Kevin Campbell photo.
Elder John Pahl, centre, leads Kaarlene Lindsay, left, and Brent, right, through a Medicine Walk in mid-April off Highway 16. Kevin Campbell photo.

STORY AND VIDEO: Elders in Residence Walk offers traditional medicine knowledge

Pahl and Lindsay undertake the Elders in Residence Walk

Elder John Pahl, centre, leads Kaarlene Lindsay, left, and Brent, right, through a Medicine Walk in mid-April off Highway 16. Kevin Campbell photo.
Man struck and killed by train between Prince Rupert and Terrace

Man struck and killed by train between Prince Rupert and Terrace

No foul play is suspected by RCMP, as investigation is turned over to B.C. Coroners Service

Man struck and killed by train between Prince Rupert and Terrace
Pembina Pipelines purchases Veresen Inc. in multi-billion dollar deal

Pembina Pipelines purchases Veresen Inc. in multi-billion dollar deal

Veresen Inc. owns many western Canadian and U.S. energy infrastructure projects

Pembina Pipelines purchases Veresen Inc. in multi-billion dollar deal
Metlakatla Governing Councillor Robert Nelson Sr. welcomes the audience with a joke on April 26 at the Lester Centre during NABOC 2017. 380 delegates took part in this year’s business conference. Kevin Campbell photo.

NABOC 2017 attracts 380 delegates to Prince Rupert

Speakers from Bechtel, AltaGas, First Nations LNG Alliance entertain in conference linking the private sector with Coast Tsimshian Nations

Metlakatla Governing Councillor Robert Nelson Sr. welcomes the audience with a joke on April 26 at the Lester Centre during NABOC 2017. 380 delegates took part in this year’s business conference. Kevin Campbell photo.
STORY AND VIDEO: Final Mckay Street Park designs unveiled by Transition Prince Rupert

STORY AND VIDEO: Final Mckay Street Park designs unveiled by Transition Prince Rupert

Basketball pavilion, carving shed, dog park, skate park all included in designs, with final cost of $3 million. Fundraising starts now

STORY AND VIDEO: Final Mckay Street Park designs unveiled by Transition Prince Rupert
North Coast municipalities bring revenue sharing fight to Province of B.C.

North Coast municipalities bring revenue sharing fight to Province of B.C.

Regional districts asking MLA candidates their position on Resource Benefits Alliance

North Coast municipalities bring revenue sharing fight to Province of B.C.
The site of the former King Edward Elementary School is proposed for a new seniors’ housing development complex. City of Prince Rupert graphic.

Prince Rupert council in brief: April 24 meeting

Former King Edward school site proposed for seniors’ housing, City applies for water grant, Airport board changes

The site of the former King Edward Elementary School is proposed for a new seniors’ housing development complex. City of Prince Rupert graphic.
This voter card issued to a residence on Eleventh Ave. East, Prince Rupert, directed them to the polling station in Port Edward instead of Prince Rupert. Submitted photo.

Some electoral cards directing voters to wrong polling station

Elections BC’s North Coast office says it is aware of the issue

This voter card issued to a residence on Eleventh Ave. East, Prince Rupert, directed them to the polling station in Port Edward instead of Prince Rupert. Submitted photo.
Prince Rupert city council approved a 1.5 per cent mill rate increase to 2017 property taxes. File Photo.

City passes 2017 tax increase, but not before taking aim at Province of B.C., District of Port Edward agreements

Rupert mayor and council approve tax increase, but not before taking aim at province and Port Ed

Prince Rupert city council approved a 1.5 per cent mill rate increase to 2017 property taxes. File Photo.
Elder John Pahl

STORY AND VIDEO: This isn’t your average grocery trip

Pahl and Lindsay are undertaking the Elders in Residence Walk — a chance to offer the community traditional knowledge on Tsimshian medicine

Elder John Pahl
John Evans will lead the BC Northern Real Estate Board into discussions with the province over its ending of the practice

Evans to lead BC Northern Real Estate Board into pivotal 2017

After becoming involved on the board more than 10 years ago, Evans has occupied a couple different roles with the BCNREB

John Evans will lead the BC Northern Real Estate Board into discussions with the province over its ending of the practice
Premier Christy Clark has written to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking for a ban on “filthy” U.S. thermal coal shipments from federally regulated B.C. ports

Ridley Terminals Inc. not impacted by Clark’s request for U.S. coal ban

BC Liberals leader Christy Clark has asked Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to ban all U.S. thermal coal shipments from B.C. ports

Premier Christy Clark has written to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking for a ban on “filthy” U.S. thermal coal shipments from federally regulated B.C. ports
BC Artscape president Genevieve Bucher provides her expertise on creating arts and cultural sector spaces on B.C. communities for a crowd of a couple dozen people last Thursday at UNBC Northwest Campus. Bucher has found that every municipal dollar spent on the arts generates between $7 and $13 on economic activity.

Long road begins for new arts, culture space

The Redesign Rupert team brought Genevieve Bucher, president at the non-profit BC Artscape, to Prince Rupert for a CDI Speaker Series

BC Artscape president Genevieve Bucher provides her expertise on creating arts and cultural sector spaces on B.C. communities for a crowd of a couple dozen people last Thursday at UNBC Northwest Campus. Bucher has found that every municipal dollar spent on the arts generates between $7 and $13 on economic activity.
While student transportation to and from school was not revived for the 2017-18 school year

Prince Rupert school district now has monster budget surplus

A budget surplus of $1.4 million had SD52 in a much more enviable position heading into discussions with school trustees this year

While student transportation to and from school was not revived for the 2017-18 school year
Rupert Rubbish Round-up organizer Sarah Dantzer explores her clean neighbourhood backyard after the two-hour initiative completed on April 8.

STORY AND VIDEO: Second annual Rupert Rubbish Round-up cleans east side of town

Cigarette butt cleanup, greenhouse project next on the agenda for organizer Sarah Dantzer and her team of worker bees

Rupert Rubbish Round-up organizer Sarah Dantzer explores her clean neighbourhood backyard after the two-hour initiative completed on April 8.
Following treatment that included a bone marrow transplant

Relay for Life series: Joan Dudoward’s second birthday

Not many people have two birthdays, but Joan Dudoward has joined the ranks of those who have accomplished the feat

Following treatment that included a bone marrow transplant
Futurpreneur

Business challenge continues to thrive

The province, Futurpreneur, and Prince Rupert LNG have provided a combined $356,000 to continue the ThriveNorth Business Challenge

Futurpreneur
Major trades training programs funded

Major trades training programs funded

Trades equipment coming to SD52; More skills training arrives in Rupert through Employment Services and Supports program

Major trades training programs funded