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Perspectives from our Prince Rupert Youth

The Girl in a Bubble – a perspective of a 16-year-old coming-of-age woman

Tatum Johnson-Clark
Blake and Morgan Belton had some surprise visitors as they exchanged their wedding vows on Quadra Island. Photo courtesy With Love Photography

Orca pod crashes Quadra Island wedding

‘That’s a pretty good good way to start your marriage off’ — wedding videographer

Blake and Morgan Belton had some surprise visitors as they exchanged their wedding vows on Quadra Island. Photo courtesy With Love Photography
Two police officers from Prince Rupert were recognized by the RCMP for their accomplishments during a ceremony at The Prince George Playhouse on Oct. 13. (Photo: Supplied by the RCMP)

2 Prince Rupert RCMP honoured with awards

12 Officers in the North were honoured for their devotion to the service

Two police officers from Prince Rupert were recognized by the RCMP for their accomplishments during a ceremony at The Prince George Playhouse on Oct. 13. (Photo: Supplied by the RCMP)
Members of the Prince Rupert Harley Riders donated $10,000 and 300 toys to the Salvation Army on Oct. 13, from their 41st annual Toy and Poker Run. (Submitted photo)

Prince Rupert Harley Riders donate 10K to Salvation Army Christmas Fund

300 toys and gifts were donated durning the annual Poker Run

Members of the Prince Rupert Harley Riders donated $10,000 and 300 toys to the Salvation Army on Oct. 13, from their 41st annual Toy and Poker Run. (Submitted photo)
Dance Academy Dancers perform at the Lester Center of the Arts 35th anniversary gala on Oct. 14. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Razzle, Dazzle, Rock and Rollin’ Magic at Prince Rupert Lester Centre Gala

Three nights of live entertainment drew thousands of spectators for 35th-anniversary showcase

Dance Academy Dancers perform at the Lester Center of the Arts 35th anniversary gala on Oct. 14. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
Sara Florence Davidson and her father, Robert Davidson, released the last two stories in their picture book series in September 2022. (Photo: Supplied)

Haida authors’ picture book series shows an Indigenous approach to learning

Sarah Florence Davidson and Robert Davidson release the last two books in their series

Sara Florence Davidson and her father, Robert Davidson, released the last two stories in their picture book series in September 2022. (Photo: Supplied)
Pharmasave stores across Western Canada are known for supporting local communities. Now they can now easily capture and share these impact stories through the unique tech-for-good platform, Do Some Good.

Pharmasave chooses Do Some Good to amplify local community giving and storytelling

Pharmasave stores across Western Canada are known for supporting local communities –…

  • Oct 12, 2022
Pharmasave stores across Western Canada are known for supporting local communities. Now they can now easily capture and share these impact stories through the unique tech-for-good platform, Do Some Good.
Joanne and Trevor Halliday from Maple Ridge took second and third at the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off at Langley’s Krause Berry Farm on Saturday, Oct. 8. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Pumpkin growing champion wins B.C. Giant Pumpkin weigh-off

Record holder submitted a small-for-him 1,676 lb. entry

Joanne and Trevor Halliday from Maple Ridge took second and third at the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off at Langley’s Krause Berry Farm on Saturday, Oct. 8. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Numerous beer varies are produced in British Columbia. Do you know which country leads the world in beer consumption? (Black Press file photo)

QUIZ: A celebration of wine and beer

Raise a glass in a toast to these popular beverages

Numerous beer varies are produced in British Columbia. Do you know which country leads the world in beer consumption? (Black Press file photo)
Staff from the Friendship House Association of Prince Rupert show off the upgrades to the second floor of their building on Oct. 6. (Photo: supplied)
Staff from the Friendship House Association of Prince Rupert show off the upgrades to the second floor of their building on Oct. 6. (Photo: supplied)
M’akola Housing Society, through funding from BC Housing, will build a five storey affordable housing building at 603 Main Street in Penticton. (Rendering)

QUIZ: How much do you know about housing and homes?

In many communities, finding a place to buy or rent can be a challenge

M’akola Housing Society, through funding from BC Housing, will build a five storey affordable housing building at 603 Main Street in Penticton. (Rendering)
Members of the Surrey Beavers rugby association participate in the Cloverdale Terry Fox run in 2019. This year the run was held Sept. 18. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

B.C. man ‘will do everything’ to keep Terry Fox’s legacy alive

Bill Vigars, who was Fox’s publicist during historic Marathon of Hope, spoke at SFU Surrey

Members of the Surrey Beavers rugby association participate in the Cloverdale Terry Fox run in 2019. This year the run was held Sept. 18. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
The North Coast Mountain Bike Association secured a location for their proposed pump track in McClymont Park. (Image: North Coast Mountain Bike Association website)

Prince Rupert bike pump track wheeling along

Land licence approved, ground breaking anticipated in 2023

The North Coast Mountain Bike Association secured a location for their proposed pump track in McClymont Park. (Image: North Coast Mountain Bike Association website)
The Prince Rupert Lions Club has not hosted their Annual Thanksgiving Seniors Luncheon since 2019. (Photo: Prince Rupert Lions Club/Facebook)
The Prince Rupert Lions Club has not hosted their Annual Thanksgiving Seniors Luncheon since 2019. (Photo: Prince Rupert Lions Club/Facebook)
Greeted by cheering staff, Tour de North participants gather outside Canadian Tire in Williams Lake as they complete their ride. The tour, which started in Fort St. John, saw several challenges including a route change due to the Hudson’s Hope wildfires. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Greeted by cheering staff, Tour de North participants gather outside Canadian Tire in Williams Lake as they complete their ride. The tour, which started in Fort St. John, saw several challenges including a route change due to the Hudson’s Hope wildfires. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Do you know where the Granny Smith apple originated? (Pixabay.com)

QUIZ: How much do you know about grandparents?

The second Sunday of September is National Grandparents Day in Canada

Do you know where the Granny Smith apple originated? (Pixabay.com)
While the Village of Daajing Giids officially restored their traditionally Haida name in July, they have been unable to update their website. (Image: Supplied)

Daajing Giids web address being sold for a premium

The village website under name from discontinued tech services

While the Village of Daajing Giids officially restored their traditionally Haida name in July, they have been unable to update their website. (Image: Supplied)
Bert terHart. (Submitted photo)

PODCAST UPDATE: Bert terHart is paddling, portaging across Canada

TODAY IN B.C.: Adventurer is ahead of schedule to reach the Atlantic Ocean

Bert terHart. (Submitted photo)
Friendship House Block Party, Aug. 19. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Prince Rupert Friendship House hosts annual Block Party

Music, food and games provide lots of fun on August 19

Friendship House Block Party, Aug. 19. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
A progress report on the City of Prince Rupert’s major projects was presented at the regular city council meeting on Aug. 22. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Major projects update for City of Prince Rupert

Many projects are underway, Dam completed but reservoir needs filling

A progress report on the City of Prince Rupert’s major projects was presented at the regular city council meeting on Aug. 22. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)