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VIDEO: Sirens of the North

The Mermaid Café is an altruistic band made up of a trio of sirens: Patty Forman, Jewel Jerstad and Lonni Bryant.

Video and story: A cleansing walk from Prince Rupert to Prince George

Undeterred by the steady drizzle and grey skies two women departed for their walk from Prince Rupert to Prince George, video and story.

Video and story: Older adults getting their groove back

The Choose To Move pilot program has approved Prince Rupert’s branch to launch a second round in the fall.

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          Video and story: Heart of Our City, Josie Mackey, A volunteer for the living and dead

          Volunteers are the glue in this community but there are some lesser known ways that people contribute their time.

          Video and story: Heart of Our City, The happiness parade with Devlin Fernandes

          A sense of community and just a sincere desire to make people happy powers the altruism of Devlin Fernandes in Prince Rupert, video.

          STORY AND VIDEO: Running with tutus

          Crystal Sawatzky talks Rupert Runners, tutus, and falling in love in Prince Rupert.

          Rampage score $13,000 and counting for charity

          Port of Prince Rupert donates $100 every time the Rampage score at home for Goals for Giving

          Heart of Our City: Fruits of Labour

          As the store manager at Save On Foods, Nate Alcos heads community fundraising initiatives

          All aboard the new Mariners Park

          Lions Club of Prince Rupert lead the project for families to enjoy

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          Winterfest wreaths

          City workers hung dozens of Christmas wreaths along the streets to prepare for the annual festival

          This Week Podcast – Episode 61

          Learn about the Bitcoin craze and other Prince Rupert headlines with Chelsea and Keili

          PHOTOS AND STORY: The butterfly project soars on National Aboriginal Day

          An artistic initiative to honour the missing and murdered Aboriginal women was presented with over forty pieces of butterfly themed work.

          STORY AND VIDEO: The man to call to save lives, electronics

          The Prince Rupert Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue team drops everything and is ready for departure within seven to 15 minutes.

          Video and story: Heart of Our City, Sharing their love for sailing

          There aren’t a lot of places for young children to get out, explore and learn the fundamentals of boating here in Prince Rupert.

          Video and story: Rupert man on a mission to promote road safety with our youth

          After surviving a car rollover in his teens, Prince Rupert's Brian Denton has made it his mission to educate youth on road safety.

          STORY AND VIDEO: A teacher-librarian with gusto

          Kate Lyon, the teacher-librarian at Lax Kxeen Elementary School, expresses her vision to "bring community into the schools".

          STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Stepping away from a life of rescue

          The Prince Rupert Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue christened their second rescue vessel they named it Geoff Gould.

          STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Dancing Punjabi style

          For the past 23 years, Baljinder Basi has taught East Indian dance to children in Prince Rupert.

          STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Young and content

          Angelica Jesser may be one of the most contented twenty-somethings on the North Coast who has no desire to leave our community.

          STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Carving to heal and connect

          Time spent carving has become one man’s outlet to connect with nature, other First Nations communities and to heal himself.