Local News

Court battle for Lelu Island dismissed for second time

Gitwilgyoots’ legal fight against Pacific NorthWest LNG decisions is dismissed

Cullen on the good and bad of the federal budget

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP lists his highlights and lowlights for Trudeau’s third budget

Australian company ends Grassy Point LNG project

Another liquefied natural gas project on the North Coast, B.C. ends its commitment

Extreme winds wreck havoc in Prince Rupert
Premier John Horgan tours Port of Prince Rupert
Helicopter delivers transmission tower to North Coast site
Podcast Episode 76

20 per cent nursing shortage reported in Prince Rupert

BC Nurses’ Union and Northern Health meet to discuss recruitment and retention in northern B.C.

Missing jewellery, house fire and breached probations

Police briefs from Prince Rupert and Port Edward for March 2-5

Transportation Safety Board investigating engine fire on the MOL Prestige

Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the fire with 23 crew aboard

B.C. police departments to roll out electronic tickets

Starting March 5, five local police departments will try a pilot program to deliver eTickets

Clocks tick faster while BC Hydro recovers tower damaged by avalanche

North Coast, B.C. continues to rely on power generated by the Prince Rupert Gas Plant

City of Prince Rupert gains complete ownership of Watson Island

A ruling from the Supreme Court of BC is allowing the city to expropriate the Lot 4 from Sun Wave

Prince Rupert on backup generators after avalanche causes power outage

The coastal city will be on a backup generator until BC Hydro can make repairs

BC Ferries Prince Rupert terminal gets a $12M upgrade

Upgrades to the ageing terminal aimed to make a more comfortable journey for passengers

Case dismissed over Lelu Island

Federal judge finds the applicant failed to provide evidence of community support

More than $150,000 for the school district’s superintendent

Executive compensation report released showing School District 52’s top three employees

Access to naloxone kits made easier

Life-saving drug to opioid overdoes now available from pharmacies and health centres in Prince Rupert and Lax Kw’alaams

Mayor Brain sees opportunity in Greyhound withdrawal

Greyhound to pull passenger service from Prince Rupert leaving no long-distance bus travel option

Highway 16 open with delays for avalanche control

Transportation crews are busy clearing snow between Prince Rupert and Terrace

Metlakatla gets government grant to explore cannabis business

Lax Kw’alaams, Metlakatla and the Central Coast Regional District receive $10,000 each from province

Lax Kw’alaams hereditary leaders reaffirm support for oil tanker ban

Lax Kw’alaams’s Allied Tribes say Eagle Spirit Pipeline supporters did not consult them

Day four of delays due to avalanche control on Highway 16

After another storm transportation crews are busy clearing snow between Prince Rupert and Terrace

BC Budget’s Top 10 promises the North Coast will care about

BC Ferry fare reductions, Indigenous language investments, rent support for seniors