Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – Dec. 3

Monday Crib: 1st- Lynne M. and Lorna M., 2nd - Margit G. and Diane E., 3rd - Alex W. and Marion W.

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – Nov. 26

Monday Whist:1st — J. Basso and his Dummy, 2nd — D. Eby and S. Paulson, 3rd — M. Weir and R. Basso/M. Niesh and A. Rachuk.

Haida Gwaii named ‘Top 20’ trip for 2015 by National Geographic

The B.C. island area is one of the best places to visit in the world this New Year, along with Medellin, Taipei, and Buddhist Japan.

Bartenders respond to push for better non-alcoholic drinks
Celine Dion's reinvention as a fashion influencer
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Santa Claus shares funny, heart-wrenching and inspiring asks by kids

VIDEO: Destination BC’s new ad campaign promotes province’s ‘Wild Within’

In a new, 3-minute YouTube video, B.C.'s tourism bureau kicks off its Super, Natural British Columbia campaign...

Lt. Governor joins call to adopt (with video)

"What I never knew is how much they would take care of me," Judith Guichon says of her experience raising four adopted children

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – October 29

Whist Monday: 1st - D. Page and Gerda K. 2nd - D. Eby and M. Shrubsall, 3rd - J. Basso and little sister Mary.

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – October 1

Monday Whist: 1st — M. Shrubsall and Lynne Mak, 2nd — S. Paulson and J. Letts, 3rd — P. Paulson and M. Stegavig.

Around the clock recycling station set to open in Prince Rupert this week

After more than a year in the making, Prince Rupert's 24/7 recycling transfer station is set to open later this week.

Cities want authority to break car windows

Only police and SPCA constables have authority to enter cars or other private property to free an overheated dog

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – September 24

Friday Whist: 1st — Mary A. and Dummy, 2nd — D. Eby and Gerda K., 3rd — Lynne M. and Merle St.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

Why You Should Stay In a Hostel In Europe, Not a Hotel

Cities like Lisbon, Budapest, and Krakow have turned to hosting clean, stylish hostels to entice frugal young travellers.

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – September 17

Friday Crib: 1st — M. Gardiner and D. Eby, 2nd — Lorna M. and E. Page, 3rd — A. Johansen and R. Basso.

Solidarity Walk wraps up in Prince Rupert

A small group of people completed a walk from Smithers to Prince Rupert last week in hopes of reconnecting to Mother Earth.

Prince Rupert Terry Fox run set for Sunday

For more than 30 years Canadians have been working to outrun cancer through annual Terry Fox Run events across the country.

Crime Stoppers hosts youth camps

On Aug. 4 and again on Aug. 25, two groups of eight youth descended upon the Skeena River for week-long camps.

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – September 10

Friday Whist: Ladies' 1st — Lorna M. 2nd — Gerda K, 3rd — D. Currie. Mens' 1st — R. Basso, 2nd — M. Weir, 3rd — J. Bassso.

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – September 3

Say it ain't so Joe ... September is here! All good things must come to an end I guess, but boy haven't we had a nice run of it.

D.A.R.E. program seeking funding for coming school year

Two service clubs and one First Nations band donated to help RCMP teach Drug Abuse Resistance Education Prince Rupert school children.

Watch Black Press newsrooms take the hilariously hope-filled Ice Bucket Challenge

The viral fundraiser – which has raised over $100 million for ALS research and awareness – has been completed by several newsrooms to date

Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – August 27

Friday Whist:Ladies' 1st - M. Shrubsal, 2nd - Gerda K.;Men 1st - R. Basso, 2nd - D. Eby.