Shaun Thomas

This image outlines the area of radar coverage following the installation of the equipment.

$5 million investment to bring shore-based radar to the waters of the North Coast

The Prince Rupert Port Authority announced a $5 million partnership that will create a shore-based radar system on the North Coast.

This image outlines the area of radar coverage following the installation of the equipment.

Canucks Autism Network hosting camp weekend for northern children, support for parents

The challenges faced by parents raising children with autism in the north has been well documented.

MP says he and party are ready for possible early election

Skeena – Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen says both he and the NDP are ready for whatever may come.

The War of Wits is back for Udderfest 2015 and this year features a special musical edition on Friday night.

Udderfest 2015 takes place next week

The men and women of Harbour Theatre are preparing to bring seven shows to the Tom Rooney Playhouse for Udderfest

The War of Wits is back for Udderfest 2015 and this year features a special musical edition on Friday night.

Does Rice’s vote matter?

Those who argue that MLA Jennifer Rice’s vote in the Legislature means nothing may have just had their arguments validated by ... Rice

Odd Eidsvik was proud to call Prince Rupert and the North Coast home.

Heart of our City: An ode to Odd

This is the first opportunity I've had to write the Heart of Our City since returning from a vacation and since the passing of Odd Eidsvik.

Odd Eidsvik was proud to call Prince Rupert and the North Coast home.

Orca LNG given LNG export licence

Another liquefied natural gas firm has received its export licence from the National Energy Board.

Province funds more sailings to Lax Kw’alaams and ferry refurbishment while signing MOU to pave Tuck Inlet Road.

Residents of Lax Kw'alaams will soon have access to a paved road, a completely refurbished ferry and additional sailings to Prince Rupert.

Provincial and federal governments commit $37 million for rail overpass on Highway 16

The provincial and federal governments have committed to spending $37 million to create an overpass for the CN crossing on Highway 16.

Lax Kw’alaams mayor says Gitga’at’s LNG litigation disrespects band’s aboriginal title

Lax Kw'alaams Mayor Garry Reece said the band will be intervening in litigation filed by the Gitga'at related to Pacific NorthWest LNG

A map highlighting areas where a 'significant tailings and/or sediment and effluent remain' on Banks Island.

Shutdown order issued for Banks Island Gold after tailings, effluent found in the environment

The Ministry of Environment has issued a shutdown order for Banks Island Gold after effluent and tailings entered the environment.

A map highlighting areas where a 'significant tailings and/or sediment and effluent remain' on Banks Island.

North Coast MLA absent during vote on LNG deal, but says agreement fails British Columbians

North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice was not in the Legislature when the Pacific NorthWest LNG project development agreement was passed.

Paws for a Cause date set

The Prince Rupert BC SPCA has set the date for its annual Paws for a Cause fundraising walk.

The number of TEUs moving through Fairview Terminal is up almost 40 per cent in 2015.

Fairview traffic climbs

Fairview Terminal continues to see increased traffic, but tonnage through the PRPA remains below the numbers from last year.

The number of TEUs moving through Fairview Terminal is up almost 40 per cent in 2015.
Paul Horak accepts a $1 million cheque on behalf of a group of five lottery winners.

Group of Prince Rupert friends share $1 million lottery win

Paul Horak and four of his friends will have a lot of extra spending money, $200,000 apiece, after winning $1 million in the July 8 6/49.

Paul Horak accepts a $1 million cheque on behalf of a group of five lottery winners.

Agreement is needed for LNG

It is interesting that the biggest point of contention here on the North Coast is emanating from the halls of the Legislature

Mayors of Prince Rupert, Port Edward discuss LNG opportunities at BC Legislature

Prince Rupert Mayor Lee Brain and Port Edward Mayor Dave MacDonald were in Victoria today to speak at the Legislature about LNG.

Are you prepared for end-of-life care?

The Prince Rupert and District Hospice Society is hoping to get the majority of people prepared to deal with end-of-life care.

Tsimshian launch environmental stewardship program

Five Tsimshian bands have come together to ensure the environment of their traditional territory is protected.

Port Edward council were pleased with the response to the fire earlier this month.

Port Edward officials reflect on fire response

Mayor and staff in Port Edward are calling the handling of a brush fire that broke out in the community on July 4 a resounding success.

Port Edward council were pleased with the response to the fire earlier this month.