Local News

Dog park coming soon to McKay Street park

City crews have been working to clear space since early August

Mobile complaint team coming to B.C.’s northwest

Ombudsperson’s office wants to hear from wronged residents.

Bears hyper-focused on feeding

Public urged to remove attractants as bears get ready for hibernation

Canadian tobacco exec pushes back against vaping health concerns

A warning from Interior Health about the unknown health risks of vaping is getting a partial rebuke

Ministry of Agriculture commits $300,000 to help B.C. farmers obtain land

B.C. Land Matching Program supports access to affordable farmland for young farmers

Anglers furious over VIP fishing trip

DFO, SkeenaWild both investigating legality of FN research licence to fishing party

video
The last level rail crossing on Highway 16
This Week Podcast - Episode 95
David Suzuki continues calls for Catherine McKenna to resign
Notley 'a little bit skeptical' on Ottawa's Trans Mountain plan

Visibility improvements coming for Prince Rupert’s downtown streets

Work on McBride Street and Second Avenue intersections, crosswalks, will take place this fall

Pipeline challenger says his feelings are irrelevant

The prospect of a federal review has Kitimat and Terrace businesses and residents worried

First Presbyterian Church of Prince Rupert named on at-risk heritage list

Heritage BC issued first watch list for provincial sites, including the 93-year-old church

RCMP urges caution after wolf attack on Butze Rapids Trail

Trail open to the public, but RCMP recommend hikers use caution and follow signage instructions

B.C. parents leery of HPV cervical cancer vaccine

Provincial registration uptake among lowest in Canada

Don’t miss out on IMAGINE grants

Organizations can apply for up to $5,000 for their projects

Totally our mistake: Kitimat mayor on forgetting Port Edward

Kitimat Mayor Phil Germuth apologizes for not sending the LNG support letter

All 20 First Nations sign Coastal GasLink pipeline agreement

The proposed 670 km pipeline would deliver natural gas to Kitimat’s LNG Canada facility

Firefighters argue pay grievance with City of Prince Rupert

Arbitrators turn the labour issue back to city management and the union representing firefighters

Pedestrian struck in crosswalk on Second Avenue

Another pedestrian hit by car in Prince Rupert, Sept. 11

UPDATE: Mechanical issue delays BC Ferries sailing to Prince Rupert

Northern Expedition may be delayed for Sept. 11-13 voyage, Sept. 14 sailing pushed back 11 hours

Better northwestern B.C. cell service wanted

UBCM action called crucial for health and safety of travellers

Port Edward did not receive LNG support letter

Port Edward leadership says it supports 14 mayors responding to northwest B.C. LNG challenge

14 northern B.C. mayors ‘disappointed’ at LNG pipeline challenge

Prince Rupert didn’t take part in the support letter for LNG Canada project