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A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)                                A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Impact of union-friendly work plan unknown in northwest

Agreement affects at least $500 million in planned projects in B.C.

A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)                                A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Crews have removed the Safeway logo from the former Mission store. The store shut down on July 5. Kevin Mills Photo

Safeway union urges rejection of mediator recommendations

Says mediator asks for too many concessions

Crews have removed the Safeway logo from the former Mission store. The store shut down on July 5. Kevin Mills Photo
A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

CN level crossing overpass project likely over budget

Province cites complexity of construction plan for rail crosing between Prince Rupert and Terrace

A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Province shelves Hwy16 overpass project

Province cites complexity of construction plan for rail crossing between Prince Rupert and Terrace

A project to replace the CN Rail level crossing on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace is behind schedule. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
More people can now ride the Northern Health Authority’s Northern Connections buses along Hwy16. NORTHERN HEALTH AUTHORITY PHOTO

Northern Health Authority expands medical bus use

Over 60 or have mobility challenges? You can now travel on Northern Connections.

More people can now ride the Northern Health Authority’s Northern Connections buses along Hwy16. NORTHERN HEALTH AUTHORITY PHOTO
Trans Mountain pipeline: How we got here

Trans Mountain pipeline: How we got here

A look at the Kinder Morgan expansion, decades in the making

Trans Mountain pipeline: How we got here
Winter highway conditions in northwest B.C. (Shannon Lough / Black Press)

Winter road maintenance standards boosted

Quicker response times to be implemented

Winter highway conditions in northwest B.C. (Shannon Lough / Black Press)
Province fills college board vacancies

Province fills college board vacancies

New appointees come from First Nations organizations

Province fills college board vacancies
Northern B.C. man gets life in prison for triple murder

Northern B.C. man gets life in prison for triple murder

Reuben Buhler, 56, was handed the life sentence with eligibility for parole in 22 years

Northern B.C. man gets life in prison for triple murder
Access to naloxone kits made easier

Access to naloxone kits made easier

Life-saving drug to opioid overdoes now available from pharmacies and health centres in Prince Rupert and Lax Kw’alaams

Access to naloxone kits made easier
Released diagram of what the city’s new hospital might look like once completed. (Contributed photo)                                Released diagram in 2014 of what the city’s new hospital might look like. This will likely change with the recently approved concept plan. (Contributed photo)

Mills Memorial Hospital financing formula released

Regional taxpayers to pay $113.7 million for new facility.

Released diagram of what the city’s new hospital might look like once completed. (Contributed photo)                                Released diagram in 2014 of what the city’s new hospital might look like. This will likely change with the recently approved concept plan. (Contributed photo)
Former radiologist at Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace sparked review of hiring and performance review practices. (File photo)

Radiology review finds 10 per cent discrepancy

Provincial government to implement action plan after incident at Mills Memorial Hospital

Former radiologist at Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace sparked review of hiring and performance review practices. (File photo)
The Northern Health Authority has finished a review of more than 8

Northwest B.C. scan review finds ‘clinically significant’ discrepancies

The Northern Health Authority has finished a review of more than 8,400 scans taken at Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace, B.C.

The Northern Health Authority has finished a review of more than 8
LNG Pipeline project still in the works

LNG Pipeline project still in the works

A pipeline that would have supplied natural gas to the now defunct Prince Rupert LNG plant remains an active project

LNG Pipeline project still in the works
Workers steer a power line transmission tower

Koneline documentary aims to challenge stereotypes

Wild Productions' recent documentary challenges stereotypes about who in northwest B.C. supports and opposes development.

Workers steer a power line transmission tower

Seasonal shift in jobs in the north

The number of people working in the northwest dropped from August to September, reflecting a seasonal shift in job availability

Improvements to Highway 16 passing lanes are coming to the North Coast.

Mile 28 level crossing and Highway 16 improvements

The B.C. government expects to select the company to build a $37 million overpass on Highway 16 by early next year.

Improvements to Highway 16 passing lanes are coming to the North Coast.

Northwest employment holds steady

Employment held steady in the northwest from July to August, indicate figures released Sept. 9 from Statistics Canada.

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen.

Cullen firm on decision not to lead

Skeena – Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen is not running for his party’s top job.

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen.
The Nisga’a Lisims Government is working on purchasing 22

Nisga’a want land deal for LNG

The Nisga’a Lisims Government is working on purchasing 22,000 hectares of provincial crown land in the Nasoga Gulf area.

The Nisga’a Lisims Government is working on purchasing 22