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Real estate sales climbed last year in Kitimat as did the assessed value of homes.

Kitimat tops northwestern BC single family home value increase list

Prince Rupert has a $1-million home listed in northern B.C.’s top valued residential properties

Real estate sales climbed last year in Kitimat as did the assessed value of homes.
Area First Nations benefit from LNG Canada project

Area First Nations benefit from LNG Canada project

Agreements with province provide cash, land

Area First Nations benefit from LNG Canada project
Lax Kw’alaams on the North Coast of B.C. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Area First Nations benefit from LNG Canada project

Agreements with province provide cash, land for Metlakatla, Lax Kw’alaams and Kitselas

Lax Kw’alaams on the North Coast of B.C. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Regional unemployment rate drops

Regional unemployment rate drops

But fewer people are working overall

Regional unemployment rate drops
Heavy rains last fall exposed a section of the Pacific Northern Gas line along the Copper River east of Terrace. The utility has just completed a major project to move the section to a safer location. (File photo)

Pacific Northern Gas spends $6 million to move and protect gas line near Terrace

But larger issue of repairs to forest service road stemming from 2017 flood remains unresolved

Heavy rains last fall exposed a section of the Pacific Northern Gas line along the Copper River east of Terrace. The utility has just completed a major project to move the section to a safer location. (File photo)
Coastal GasLink pipeline to feed LNG Canada’s liquefied natural gas plant at Kitimat. (File image)

Most intervenor requests in crucial natural gas pipeline case rejected

At stake is whether gas pipeline to LNG Canada plant should fall under federal jurisdiction

Coastal GasLink pipeline to feed LNG Canada’s liquefied natural gas plant at Kitimat. (File image)
Aerial view of the former Terrace Co-op site along Greig Ave. in downtown Terrace. The City of Terrace owns the parcel and is looking for a developer to buy and build a multi-faceted project at the location. (Photo courtesy City of Terrace)

City of Terrace leaps into real estate market

Expects that Canada LNG project will spark developer interest

Aerial view of the former Terrace Co-op site along Greig Ave. in downtown Terrace. The City of Terrace owns the parcel and is looking for a developer to buy and build a multi-faceted project at the location. (Photo courtesy City of Terrace)
Call widens for local benefits tied to new Mills Memorial project

Call widens for local benefits tied to new Mills Memorial project

Regional district director wants maximum use of local labour, businesses

Call widens for local benefits tied to new Mills Memorial project
At nearly 670 kilometres long, the Coastal GasLink pipeline project to supply natural gas to LNG Canada’s liquefaction facility at Kitimat has been divided into eight construction segments. There’ll be 14 work camps along the route. Construction activity is to begin next year, ramping up to intense activity the following year. (Map courtesy Coastal GasLink)                                The Coastal GasLink project is worth $6.2 billion and is divided into eight sections, each roughly 80km long. (Contributed photo)

Locals get taste of pipeline construction benefits

The meeting outlined contract opportunities for Coastal GasLink pipeline

At nearly 670 kilometres long, the Coastal GasLink pipeline project to supply natural gas to LNG Canada’s liquefaction facility at Kitimat has been divided into eight construction segments. There’ll be 14 work camps along the route. Construction activity is to begin next year, ramping up to intense activity the following year. (Map courtesy Coastal GasLink)                                The Coastal GasLink project is worth $6.2 billion and is divided into eight sections, each roughly 80km long. (Contributed photo)
Concept drawing of a new Mills Memorial Hospital on current hospital grounds. A business plan to define the exact size and scope of the new facility is nearing completion.

MLA to push for local involvement in new Mills construction

New Mills Memorial project in $400 million range

Concept drawing of a new Mills Memorial Hospital on current hospital grounds. A business plan to define the exact size and scope of the new facility is nearing completion.
Pipeline company urges rejection of many seeking intervener status in jurisdictional hearings

Pipeline company urges rejection of many seeking intervener status in jurisdictional hearings

Those seeking to participate include District of Kitimat and Haisla Nation

Pipeline company urges rejection of many seeking intervener status in jurisdictional hearings
Pipeline challenger passes first hurdle

Pipeline challenger passes first hurdle

Smithers resident wants federal review of natural gas pipeline

Pipeline challenger passes first hurdle
Parking spots for LNG Canada first leased at the Northwest Regional Airport in 2015 hinted at eventual approval of the Kitimat project and the prospects of increased activity at the airport. (File photo)

Airport wants LNG companies to build own terminals

Best way to handle expected crush of traffic

Parking spots for LNG Canada first leased at the Northwest Regional Airport in 2015 hinted at eventual approval of the Kitimat project and the prospects of increased activity at the airport. (File photo)
How will Kitimat house thousands of workers for new LNG plant?

How will Kitimat house thousands of workers for new LNG plant?

Acknowledges there’ll be problems

How will Kitimat house thousands of workers for new LNG plant?
Artists rendition of LNG Canadas proposed Kitimat liquefied natural gas plant. (Image supplied)

Pipeline challenger says his feelings are irrelevant

The prospect of a federal review has Kitimat and Terrace businesses and residents worried

Artists rendition of LNG Canadas proposed Kitimat liquefied natural gas plant. (Image supplied)
Map indicates current cellular coverage in northwestern B.C. (Image courtesy the North West Regional Hospital District)

Better northwestern B.C. cell service wanted

UBCM action called crucial for health and safety of travellers

Map indicates current cellular coverage in northwestern B.C. (Image courtesy the North West Regional Hospital District)
Artist’s rendering of LNG Canada’s proposed liquefied natural gas plant and shipping terminal at Kitimat. (LNG Canada)

14 northern B.C. mayors ‘disappointed’ at LNG pipeline challenge

Prince Rupert didn’t take part in the support letter for LNG Canada project

Artist’s rendering of LNG Canada’s proposed liquefied natural gas plant and shipping terminal at Kitimat. (LNG Canada)
The Smithers RCMP are looking for Jessica Balczer who was reported missing on Sept. 3, 2018. (Contributed photo)

Smithers resident reported missing

Jessica Balczer is 18 years old

The Smithers RCMP are looking for Jessica Balczer who was reported missing on Sept. 3, 2018. (Contributed photo)
Artist’s rendering of LNG Canada’s proposed liquefied natural gas plant and shipping terminal at Kitimat. (LNG Canada)

14 northern B.C. mayors ‘disappointed’ at LNG pipeline challenge

Say they support multi-billion-dollar LNG Canada project

Artist’s rendering of LNG Canada’s proposed liquefied natural gas plant and shipping terminal at Kitimat. (LNG Canada)
Artist’s rendition of LNG Canada’s proposed Kitimat liquefied natural gas plant. (Image supplied)

B.C. natural-gas pipeline challenger says he’s received threats

Smithers man wants a federal review of TransCanada’s Coastal GasLink pipeline project

Artist’s rendition of LNG Canada’s proposed Kitimat liquefied natural gas plant. (Image supplied)