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Kail Leighton elevates for the easy layup over the weekend (Nick Laws / The Northern View)

Rainmakers dominant over the weekend

Junior and Senior boys basketball teams score victories over Prince George

Kail Leighton elevates for the easy layup over the weekend (Nick Laws / The Northern View)
Icy conditions Monday morning on Dewdney Trunk Road. (THE NEWS/files)

Armed Robbery near Prince Rupert school

A store on Sixth Avenue West reported an armed robbery Sunday evening

Icy conditions Monday morning on Dewdney Trunk Road. (THE NEWS/files)
Rushbrook trail reopened this weekend after the trail was regraded and debris was cleared (Nick Laws / The Northern View)

Storm damaged Rushbrook Trail reopens

Prince Rupert’s harbour-hugging trail had been out of commission for over a month

Rushbrook trail reopened this weekend after the trail was regraded and debris was cleared (Nick Laws / The Northern View)
Samantha Kasdorf shows off one of her key exercises (Nick Laws / The Northern View)

North B.C runner readies for another ultramarathon

Samantha Kasdorf is set to compete in the Sinister 7 ultramarathon in the summer of 2019

Samantha Kasdorf shows off one of her key exercises (Nick Laws / The Northern View)
Nick Laws and Matt Allen sit down and look back through the biggest sports stories of 2018 (Nick Laws/ The Northern View)

This Week 2018 Year in Review — Sports

VIDEO: Prince Rupert and area highlights from the Northern View sports section in 2018

Nick Laws and Matt Allen sit down and look back through the biggest sports stories of 2018 (Nick Laws/ The Northern View)
From Left to Right: Tyler Ostrom, Jared Meers, Jacob Santurbano, Judd Repole, Jean-Luc Fournier Players with the Prince Rupert Rampage pose with all the food donated from the event (Nick Laws / The Northern View)

Prince Rupert Rampage host charity skate

Earlier in the month fans were invited to the Jim Ciccone Civic Centre

From Left to Right: Tyler Ostrom, Jared Meers, Jacob Santurbano, Judd Repole, Jean-Luc Fournier Players with the Prince Rupert Rampage pose with all the food donated from the event (Nick Laws / The Northern View)
Carlotta Edwards and her celebrity partner Richard Blackwood (Submitted by Carlotta Edwards)

North Coast figure skater set to make television debut

Carlotta Edwards is set to star in Dancing on Ice in the New Year

Carlotta Edwards and her celebrity partner Richard Blackwood (Submitted by Carlotta Edwards)
Rod Proskiw (left) and the late Jeff Carlson (right) pose for a picture at the Blue Knuckle Derby (Submitted by Jamie Scott)

Blue Knuckle Derby just around the corner

The 2018 blue knuckle will take place on December 27

Rod Proskiw (left) and the late Jeff Carlson (right) pose for a picture at the Blue Knuckle Derby (Submitted by Jamie Scott)
Pictured left to right: Greg Silvey of the Salvation Army, Michelle Bryant-Gravelle of Ridley Terminals, and Lisa Marogna of Ridley Terminals. The cheque and food were presented to the Salvation Army on Thurs, Dec. 13 (Submitted by Ridley Terminals)

Ridley Terminals staff fill an office cubicle with donations

Ridley Terminals Inc. donated food, toys and $10, 000 to the Salvation Army

Pictured left to right: Greg Silvey of the Salvation Army, Michelle Bryant-Gravelle of Ridley Terminals, and Lisa Marogna of Ridley Terminals. The cheque and food were presented to the Salvation Army on Thurs, Dec. 13 (Submitted by Ridley Terminals)
Students took the stage at the Lester Centre and performed songs from across eras in front of a packed house, (Nick Laws/ The Northern View)

Jingle Bell Rock concert takes over the Lester Centre

The concert was Saturday night and was played in front of a packed house

Students took the stage at the Lester Centre and performed songs from across eras in front of a packed house, (Nick Laws/ The Northern View)
Rainmaker forward Kai Leighton shoots a deep three in the No regrets Basketball Tournament over the weekend (Photo By / Brian Cameron)

Charles Hays senior boys make it rain this weekend

Rainmakers senior boys basketball thrashed Caledonia twice

Rainmaker forward Kai Leighton shoots a deep three in the No regrets Basketball Tournament over the weekend (Photo By / Brian Cameron)
Residents hoard water as Prince Rupert’s Safeway restocks its shelves

Residents hoard water as Prince Rupert’s Safeway restocks its shelves

VIDEO: A boil water notice has left North Coast residents scrambling for clean water

Residents hoard water as Prince Rupert’s Safeway restocks its shelves
Doug Wilson and Mamie Lawson show off their Christmas spirit at this year’s Fun Run. (Nick Laws / The Northern View)

VIDEO: Third Annual Fun Run

The Prince Rupert Runners Club held its third annual fun run Sunday

Doug Wilson and Mamie Lawson show off their Christmas spirit at this year’s Fun Run. (Nick Laws / The Northern View)
Grocery stores run out of water in Prince Rupert

Grocery stores run out of water in Prince Rupert

Video on the boil water advisory, where to call, and where to find bottled water

Grocery stores run out of water in Prince Rupert
The Prince Rupert Rampage outlasted the Terrace River Kings on Oct. 5, beating the defending CIHL champions 8-7 to go 2-0 for the season. (Quinn Bender / Terrace Standard)

Prince Rupert Rampage come up short in Terrace

River Kings beat the Rampage 4-3 in overtime Saturday night

The Prince Rupert Rampage outlasted the Terrace River Kings on Oct. 5, beating the defending CIHL champions 8-7 to go 2-0 for the season. (Quinn Bender / Terrace Standard)
Grocery stores in Prince Rupert were sold out of bottled water by noon on Sunday, Dec. 16. Safeway put in an emergency order in for more water after Prince Rupert was issued a boil water advisory. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Microscopic parasite found in Prince Rupert water affecting thousands

More than 12,000 residents affected by the boil water notice issued Dec. 14

Grocery stores in Prince Rupert were sold out of bottled water by noon on Sunday, Dec. 16. Safeway put in an emergency order in for more water after Prince Rupert was issued a boil water advisory. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
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Stabbing in Prince Rupert

A 19-year-old has been released on bail after being caught by the RCMP

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The Prince Rupert Rampage outlasted the Terrace River Kings on Oct. 5, beating the defending CIHL champions 8-7 to go 2-0 for the season. (Photo by / Quinn Bender)

Prince Rupert looks for redemption in Terrace

The Prince Rupert Rampage face off against the Terrace River Kings

The Prince Rupert Rampage outlasted the Terrace River Kings on Oct. 5, beating the defending CIHL champions 8-7 to go 2-0 for the season. (Photo by / Quinn Bender)
Rampage skater Jean-Luc Fournier takes a look back at his coaches during a game (Submitted by/Gerry Leibel)

Prince Rupert rout winless Kitimat

The Prince Rupert Rampage handed the Kitimat Ice Demons another loss

Rampage skater Jean-Luc Fournier takes a look back at his coaches during a game (Submitted by/Gerry Leibel)
Cole Atchison looks on from the bench as the play progresses last week against Kitimat. (Nick Laws / The Northern View)

Prince Rupert Rampage roll into Kitimat

The Prince Rupert Rampage face off against the Kitimat Ice Demons Saturday night.

Cole Atchison looks on from the bench as the play progresses last week against Kitimat. (Nick Laws / The Northern View)