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Tent city movement continues to grow in week two

An update on Prince Rupert’s new homeless shelter services and the fundraising efforts by Unity City

VIDEO: Government approves funding of $750,000 drug for B.C. woman

Approval comes one day after province announces funding for Soliris on a case-by-case basis

UPDATE: Highway 16 is closed on Saturday due to avalanche control

At the base of Shames Mountain the weather station read over 70cm of snow

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          The Port of Prince Rupert welcomed the biggest container ship to dock in Canada

          The 366-metre COSCO Himalayas was at the Fairview Terminal Nov. 14-19

          IIO decides that Prince Rupert officer did not use excessive force in arrest of drunk man

          IIO found that the RCMP officer unintentionally broke a man’s arm while taking him into custody

          Council favours extending its pot bylaw

          The sunset clause for the existing pot bylaw in Prince Rupert may move from Jan. 1 to July 1. 2018

          UPDATE: Pedestrian hit at crosswalk released from hospital

          A 49-year-old man was struck by a vehicle on Second Avenue West on Friday night

          Terrace to Hazelton bus service launched

          A Prince Rupert Highway of Tears survivor speaks at the launch of the new inter-community bus route

          Glyphosate residue found on dead leaves next to CN tracks

          The province continues to investigate CN Rail’s use of herbicide along the Skeena River

          The first snowfall of the season for Rupert

          Environment Canada says the snow in Prince Rupert will change to rain later in the day

          Downtown location found for an emergency shelter

          Prince Rupert mayor asks community to direct financial support to the North Coast Transition Society

          Taxi crashes into TD Bank by accident

          At noon on Nov. 15, a taxi van crashed into the window of the TD Bank at the shopping centre

          UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

          TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

          VIDEO: City to receive 44 units for homeless, and the search for an emergency shelter

          North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice presented poverty strategies to Prince Rupert council on Nov. 14

          Protecting rare, ancient glass sponge reefs

          Dr. Stephanie Archer on glass sponge reefs on the North Coast for the marine speakers series

          City postpones its reveal of Hays 2.0 Blueprint until the new year

          City council will update the public on Watson Island on Dec. 6 at Chances Casino

          Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

          Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.