Shaun Thomas

AAL Brisbane sits in the Prince Rupert harbour.

AAL Shipping announces monthly calls on Prince Rupert

A global shipper of breakbulk and project cargo is turning its attention to the North Coast.

AAL Brisbane sits in the Prince Rupert harbour.

Don’t prejudge the workers

It’s unfortunate that some on the North Coast hold onto the idea that work accommodation sites are going to be a threat to communities.

Several First Nations leaders gathered in Vancouver to show their support for the Eagle Spirit Energy pipeline proposal.

First Nations groups from Alberta to the coast pledge support of Eagle Spirit Energy

Eagle Spirit Energy says it has the support of more than 30 First Nations spanning from Alberta to the coast.

Several First Nations leaders gathered in Vancouver to show their support for the Eagle Spirit Energy pipeline proposal.

Seafest 2015 drawing near

As the calendar turns from May to June, the focus of many on the North Coast turns to Seafest, which will be taking place from June 12-14.

Cause of dry May on the North Coast explained

From a weather standpoint, the month of May was certainly an anomaly on the North Coast.

Concerns around worker accommodation in the community were raised at the May 26 Port Edward council meeting

Port Edward worker accommodation plans questioned at council meeting

The first public question and answer period at Port Edward council took aim squarely at the impact of worker accommodation facilities.

Concerns around worker accommodation in the community were raised at the May 26 Port Edward council meeting

Rash of theft hits Port Edward

The mayor of Port Edward is asking residents to remain calm in light of a series of thefts reportedly taking place in the community.

BC Ferries not planning service reductions on northern routes to find $4.9 million in savings

BC Ferries announced last week it won't proceed with proposed service reductions on its major routes.

A weekend in the life of Prince Rupert

This weekend was, admittedly, the first in some time yours truly has worked the weekend coverage shift due to staff vacation schedules.

David Suzuki bringing coastal tour to Prince Rupert

Noted environmental activist David Suzuki will be bringing his Celebrating Coastal Connections tour to Prince Rupert on June 10.

Members of the CityWest Tumornators.

Why we relay: CityWest Tumornators walking for family of all type

Betty Weir of the CityWest Tumornators knows perhaps better than any the impact people participating in the Relay for Life have.

Members of the CityWest Tumornators.
Kim St. Pierre captures the moment as Krista releases her fish.

Salmon complete hatchery life at Smoltfest

Approximately 7,000 juvenile salmon were released into the waters of Oldfield Creek on Saturday afternoon.

Kim St. Pierre captures the moment as Krista releases her fish.

Plans outlined for Port Edward logistic park

Those driving into Port Edward recently will have noticed a significant difference in the landscape.

Students from Charles Hays Secondary School and Prince Rupert Middle School left their mark at the high school track and field zones in Smithers over the weekend.

Prince Rupert student athletes excel at zones

Prince Rupert track and field athletes competed in the 2015 Northwest Zone Championships at Smithers Secondary School over the weekend.

Students from Charles Hays Secondary School and Prince Rupert Middle School left their mark at the high school track and field zones in Smithers over the weekend.
After a five-year hiatus

Mount Hays Quickclimb returning in 2015

After a five-year hiatus, the Mount Hays Quickclimb is making its return in 2015.

After a five-year hiatus

Prince Rupert Football Club preparing for busy tournament season

The Prince Rupert Football Club is getting ready to kick-off a busy year on the pitch with the first tournament of the year.

Backed by dozens of her peers playing guitar

Rockstock highlights talent of young musicians

If Saturday night is any indication, the future of Prince Rupert's sizable music community is in good hands.

Backed by dozens of her peers playing guitar
The Gitmaxmak’ay Nisga’a Dancers were among the various groups that performed at Saturday’s Salmonfest

Salmonfest a full-day cultural celebration

The Jim Ciccone Civic Centre was packed throughout the day on May 23 as the Gitmaxmak'ay Nisga'a Society and Dancers hosted Salmonfest 2015.

The Gitmaxmak’ay Nisga’a Dancers were among the various groups that performed at Saturday’s Salmonfest

U14 boys soccer team returns from Slurpee Cup competition

The Prince Rupert boys under-14 team made the long trek to Kamloops on the Victoria Day Long Weekend.

First cruise ship of the Prince Rupert cruise season scheduled to arrive Sunday

There will be a few hundred more people making their way around Prince Rupert on Sunday afternoon as the 2015 cruise season gets underway.