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VIDEO: Researchers rely on drones to survey aftermath of B.C. wildfires

UBC researchers are using aerial drones to study the historic 2017 wildfires in the province

  • Dec 15th, 2017

Rent continues to rise in Prince Rupert, drops in Terrace

A report from Canadian Mortage and Housing Corporation shows the average rent has risen by $132

Prince Rupert council alarmed by high number of pedestrian accidents

City council discussed improving lighting and working with the province to improve crosswalk safety

No charges against BC RCMP officer for in-custody death

Conclusion of investigation into the actions of the officer from Valentine’s Day 2015.

Rupert’s got taste

Blake Flann won gold for the Calgary region of Canadian Culinary Championships

$200,000 increase for city workers

The City of Prince Rupert and CUPE 105 signed the new four-year agreement on Dec. 4

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        Second Avenue Crosswalks in Prince Rupert

          City places concrete barriers to prevent company parking

          WCMRC paid $3,000 in gravel to improve the city-owned area

          Pedestrian struck in crosswalk, theft on Sixth Street

          Prince Rupert RCMP Police briefs from Dec. 5-10

          City West makes $400,000 distribution payment to city

          CityWest has provided the City with $7.1 million in dividends and distribution payments since 2005

          Not a whiff of public concern on pot bylaw

          Pot, CBC criticism and softball on the agenda for the Dec. 11 meeting at Prince Rupert’s city hall

          Warrant for two Rupertites sought in drug lab case

          Lloyd Roy and Sabrina Micholuk are charged with production and possession of a controlled substance

          Multiple complaints about BC Ferries customer service prompts letter

          The North Coast Regional District board wrote to BC Ferries about poor customer service on Oct. 6

          Electric charging stations could drive Northern B.C. tourism

          Community Energy Association wants to design a 1,200-km route from Kamloops to Haida Gwaii

          Carriers wanted for the Northern View

          We have open routes for carriers all over Prince Rupert

          • Dec 7th, 2017

          Pembina’s Watson Island plans unveiled at open house

          The Dec. 6 open house welcomed Prince Rupert to learn more about the proposed propane facility

          Coastal First Nation leaders call for an end to fish farms

          Five delegates from the North visit a fish farm on the south coast

          Cullen holds off on Skeena-Bulkley Valley name change

          MP Nathan Cullen suggested changing the federal riding name to Skeena-Pacific NorthWest

          • Dec 6th, 2017

          Magnitude 4.0 earthquake reported near Haida Gwaii

          The earthquake was detected around 1:14 p.m.