Martina Perry

More seismic studies coming to PRMS

Engineers will once again calculate the seismic risk rating of Prince Rupert Middle School (PRMS) in the coming weeks.

Higher taxes remain on city council’s table

Members of the public were invited to the Lester Centre on March 9 for a special council meeting to provide feedback.

School district projecting $25,000 shortfall in budget

The Prince Rupert School District (SD52) hosted a consultation meeting to gather input.

Teachers question ‘elitist’ hockey academy planned for Prince Rupert

Teachers have concerns with the addition of a specialty academy at Prince Rupert Middle School (PRMS) this fall.

City of Prince Rupert gathers input with live voting session

The City of Prince Rupert has unveiled a new method of gathering public input, holding its first live voting session last week.

City of Prince Rupert recognized for energy efficiency project

BC Hydro Power Smart recognized the City of Prince Rupert with a plaque for completing an energy efficiency project.

Heart of our City: Sarah Browne finds magic with children

Nothing makes Sarah Browne happier than being around children.

Baby Katelyn in need of help

Prince Rupert parents Shawna McKay and Darrel Brown are turning to the community to help offset medical costs.

Search on for new healthcare leader

Sheila Gordon-Payne has decided to step down as Prince Rupert and Haida Gwaii’s heath services administrator.

Pulp mill demolition goes out for bid

Work could start in May for Watson Island location

Fairview up, but total tonnage down

While Fairview Terminal experienced gains last month and so far this year, less product overall went through terminals in February.

Port Edward firefighters seeking new equipment

The Port Edward Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department is calling out for donations to purchase new equipment.

Preliminary budget figures show shortfall

The City of Prince Rupert’s chief financial officer presented a report on preliminary estimates for the 2015 budget.

Young performers taking the stage for Prince Rupert’s Got Talent

Gifted young performers will be taking the stage this Saturday for the fourth annual Prince Rupert’s Got Talent fundraising show.

Organizers set for Children’s Fest

The 24th Annual Children’s Festival is being put on by Prince Rupert Special Events this Saturday.

City given final notice of inadequacy from RCMP

The time has come: The City of Prince Rupert must construct a new RCMP detachment in the community.

Prince Rupert Regional Community Foundation ready to give back

As the Prince Rupert Regional Community Foundation (PRRCF) has grown, so has the benefits it provides to the North Coast.

Board pursues office amalgamation

The school district is looking for support to consolidate district offices into the former Westview Elementary School building.

Heart of our City: Myles Moreau dedicated to making a difference

The 67-year-old went from being a troubled youth turned heroin-junkie to an outspoken advocate and social worker in Prince Rupert.

Aboriginal education hits graduation milestone

Gains in Aboriginal education being made by the school district are gaining the attention of government officials in Victoria.