Rebecca Watson

Many bears can be seen on Prince Rupert Adventure Tours' excursions.

Close encounters of the Grizzly kind…

I’ve never been so close to coastal wildlife as I was earlier in July after boarding the big yellow Adventure Tours boat, Inside Passage.

Many bears can be seen on Prince Rupert Adventure Tours' excursions.
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Algae boom threatens gill net fleet

The Prince Rupert gill net fleet has been hit hard by a massive algae bloom and may be forced off the water.

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Judy Riddell's passion for nurturing spans the life cycle.

Heart of our City: From salmon to humans, nurturing is Judy Riddell’s life

Judy Riddell has worked with salmon spawn cycles and is now president of the Prince Rupert Hospice Society

Judy Riddell's passion for nurturing spans the life cycle.
The Orient Peony is seen at the Westview Wood Pellet Terminal July 2 and has qualified under the Port of Prince Rupert’s Green Wave incentive program under RightShip for a tier one (10 per cent) discount on harbour dues.

Port launches Green Wave program

The Green Wave program gives shipping companies incentives to install emission-reduction technology on vessels

The Orient Peony is seen at the Westview Wood Pellet Terminal July 2 and has qualified under the Port of Prince Rupert’s Green Wave incentive program under RightShip for a tier one (10 per cent) discount on harbour dues.

New Moon building’s fate still in question

The future of the former New Moon restaurant building is being placed into the hands of insurance companies

Rupert fire victims receiving some help

For tenants, who lost everything last weekend in the New Moon Restaurant building there has been a small glimmer of hope.

Almost no changes to NWCC service despite cost-cutting

Students looking to attend Northwest Community College in the 2015-2016 school year can expect to see almost no changes in service

Success by 6 North Coast was chosen by the Prince Rupert McDonalds to be the 2015 McHappy Day recipient. A cheque for $3

Children taking over Mariner’s Park

Success by Six North Coast is hosting the third annual Children’s Day in The Park Saturday, July 11 at Mariners Park 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Success by 6 North Coast was chosen by the Prince Rupert McDonalds to be the 2015 McHappy Day recipient. A cheque for $3
Wayne Fast graduated from the North West Aboriginal Canadian Entrepreneurs program and has started his own business.

Heart of our City: Wayne Fast finding ‘Peace of Mind’ in Prince Rupert

Wayne Fast, 52, is a prime example that what you’ll get out of life is whatever you put in.

Wayne Fast graduated from the North West Aboriginal Canadian Entrepreneurs program and has started his own business.

Walk a day with me: Inland Air

Rebecca Watson spends an evening up in the skies with Prince Rupert's Inland Air

Glass Sponge Reefs are in danger of becoming extinct due to their fragility and lack of regulations protecting them from fisherman trawling practices.

Glass sponge reefs in danger of shattering

The ‘Sea of Glass’ could soon shatter permanently if areas off Prince Rupert’s Pacific coast are not properly protected

Glass Sponge Reefs are in danger of becoming extinct due to their fragility and lack of regulations protecting them from fisherman trawling practices.
Luke Werner

Tenants now homeless after blaze

Four separate tenants living above the New Moon restaurant on Third Avenue will be needing somewhere to live, pronto.

Luke Werner

Oil cleanup complete off coast of Prince Rupert

The Western Canada Marine Response Corporation has contained and cleaned the seepage and crews will continue to monitor the site.

Abandoned pipe seeps oil into the sea

Efforts by the Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) are underway to contain the leak.

Mekenna Colthorp 13

Classy Colthorp chases skate trifecta

Mckenna Colthrop of Fort St. James will compete in figure skating at the 2015 winter games.

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Cory Williamson

Sturgeon numbers swimming shallow

A majority of fish at the Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre in Vanderhoof have died.

Cory Williamson