Heart of our City

Heart of Our City: A fisherman with two loves

Norm Ostrom has owned one boat in his life — Arne A. — for almost 60 years

 

Heart of Our City: Going off script

Drama teacher Alison O’Toole has been a part of 25 musicals in Prince Rupert — and then some.

 

VIDEO and Story: Heart of Our City, Guardians of the cat colonies

Linda Scott, the trap-neuter-release coordinator for the Prince Rupert BCSPCA describes the works she's doing to help the Kaien Island cats.

 

VIDEO AND STORY: Heart of Our City, Killer Whale a Self Portrait

Todd Stephens is a Nisga’a artist who grew up in Prince Rupert. In each of his pieces, he often incorporates his own human element.

VIDEO and story: Heart of Our City, Started from the bottom

Don Holkestad, the recently retired CEO of CityWest, reflects on his 37-year career at the telecommunications company.

Heart of Our City: A mother … in law (video)

Shelby O'Brien came to Prince Rupert to work at the port, but since then she's joined Toastmasters and marine search and rescue.

Heart of Our City: Canvases and colour by the water (video)

When she was only 12-years-old, the Museum of Northern B.C. hosted her first art show — and every piece of her work sold

Heart of Our City: Off the beaten trail (video)

The world may be your oyster, but the North Coast is his playground.

Heart of Our City: Planting the seed of life (VIDEO)

Altruistic acts in the community can be found in all sizes and forms — even the shape of a kidney.

Heart of Our City: Fruits of Labour

As the store manager at Save On Foods, Nate Alcos heads community fundraising initiatives

STORY AND VIDEO: Shoreline cleanups around the coast

A group of residents spent their Saturday morning picking up garbage along the shoreline as part of the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup.

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Fostering a family

In Prince Rupert, John Wick opened his home for foster care this year with his partner.

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of Our City, Educating on diversity

From the East Coast of Central America to the West Coast of Canada she traded the sun for rain

STORY AND VIDEO: Heart of our City, Love and Boxing

By the end of January, fitness resolutions begin to wither but for one couple there’s no such thing as a rest day.

STORY AND VIDEO: Women who have proven that ‘Yes they can’

International Women’s Day on March 8 celebrates female achievements and rallies for gender equality in all corners of the Earth

STORY AND VIDEO — Heart of our City: From Ohio to the North Coast

For some it may be fate, chance, synchronicity or God’s actions that explain how life unfolds in the most unexpected ways

Heart of Our City: Rotary president is expanding Horizons

Karen Basso helps raise funds for community projects in Prince Rupert

Friends, Facebook and fundraising

Ellen Christinson started an auction on Facebook to help cancer-striken friend Cody

VIDEO and story: Heart of Our City — Giving a voice to Prince Rupert’s talent

Michael Gurney lends his voice — and experience — to mentoring young budding stars

VIDEO and story: Heart of Our City — Keeping tradition alive

Events in Prince Rupert are always special when Bev Killbery is involved