Local News

Prince Rupert teen receives award for saving her dad’s life

BC Ambulance presents Gianna Evans with Vital Link Award for administering CPR when she was 12

Council Briefs: City joins electric charging program

Prince Rupert could have an EV charging station as early as next year; public on 2019 budget

Trial dates edge closer for port, DP World facing fisheries charges

Defence may challenge the warrants used to gather evidence that led to 10 Fisheries Act violations

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Lily Swanson celebrates her 90th birthday
Rotary Club of Prince Rupert Easter egg hunt
Mayor Lee Brain wants an oil tanker ban on the northern coastline
North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice tells the Senate "water is life"

Protecting Skeena oolichan with potential fishery closures

Reports of tonnes of oolichans being pulled in the shrimp trawl boats alarms Metlakatla First Nation

Crow’s Nest Lodge supportive housing officially opens with conference and tour

NCTS executive director Colleen White said people will start moving in at the end of the month

Rupert received less than a quarter of average rainfall last month

Terrace had second driest February since 1913, according to Environment Canada

  • Mar 8, 2019

Crown wraps Ronald Fowler attempted murder case

Defence expected to call single witness, the accused, on Friday morning

There is no service in Prince Rupert to transport the dead

BC Emergency Health Services will temporarily transfer bodies from the home to the hospital

Entrepreneurs – step forward and win $10,000

Entries open for the ThriveNorth Business Challenge

Prince Rupert School District receives $1.5 million from province

Upgrades planned for Lax Kxeen and Pineridge elementary schools, Charles Hays Secondary

Ex-CEO of Banks Island Gold Mine acquitted of obstruction charge

Prince Rupert judge said he cannot be satisfied beyond a reasonable doubt

New Hazelton cop charged with assault causing bodily harm

Const. Eric Andrew Unrau’s next court appearance is March 22

Tahltan woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

Christine Creyke will focus input from First Nations, northern and rural perspectives

City creates derelict car removal program

Residents of Prince Rupert are encouraged to take part in vehicle spring cleaning

Northwest athletes winners in 2019 BC Special Olympics Winter Games

Region 7 athletes from Terrace, Kitimat and Smithers earned 24 medals Feb. 21-23

50-year-old woman struck at crosswalk on McBride St.

Driver was issued a ticket for failing to yield to a pedestrian in Prince Rupert on March 1

Benefits alliance to hire full-time manager

Northwest BC Resource Benefits Alliance’s goal is more money from the province for local governments

Rupert couple arrested in Prince George following armed robbery

Kyle Thomas Howden and Beverly Candice Cunningham taken into police custody on Feb. 22

  • Mar 3, 2019

Nathan Cullen not seeking re-election

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP calls it quits after 15 years

A local man water skied on the harbour Wednesday

Judson Rowse took advantage of the unseasonal warm weather

  • Mar 1, 2019