Nathan Cullen

Approximately 30 people gathered outside the Best Western Inn in Terrace in support of Bill C-48, a legislative ban preventing oil tankers from travelling along B.C.’s North Coast. Just down the sidewalk, another group of protestors against the ban were gathered, some carrying “I love oil” signs. (Taylor Bachrach photo)

Northwest B.C. leaders divided over oil tanker ban

Senate hearings in Prince Rupert and Terrace show Bill C-48 is at a crossroads

 

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen will speak as a witness at the Oil Tanker Moratorium Act hearing with the Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications in Prince Rupert, Tuesday, April 14. (Northern View file photo)

MP Nathan Cullen to testify at oil tanker ban committee hearings

Senators travel to Prince Rupert and Terrace as part of fact-finding mission on Bill C-48

 

Nathan Cullen signing the official register as the newly-elected Member of Parliament for Skeena - Bulkley Valley in 2004. (File photo)

NDP to start candidate search

Follows decision by Nathan Cullen to retire from politics

Nathan Cullen signing the official register as the newly-elected Member of Parliament for Skeena - Bulkley Valley in 2004. (File photo)
Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen (Black Press file photo)

Cullen remains uncertain about political future

Says he’ll make decision in early March

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen (Black Press file photo)
Terrace resident Ben Korving at a press conference in Ottawa Feb. 20 following the introduction of a bill he inspired that would make all plastics either recyclable or compostable. The bill was introduced by Skeena - Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen, seen here beside Korving. (Photo courtesy Nathan Cullen)

Terrace resident’s bill banning single-use plastics introduced in Ottawa

MP Nathan Cullen’s presented Ben Korving’s private member’s bill Wednesday

Terrace resident Ben Korving at a press conference in Ottawa Feb. 20 following the introduction of a bill he inspired that would make all plastics either recyclable or compostable. The bill was introduced by Skeena - Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen, seen here beside Korving. (Photo courtesy Nathan Cullen)
An open-net fish farm in Clayoquot Sound. (Nora O’Malley / Black Press)

Cullen calls federal ruling a “huge win for wild salmon”

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP disappointed it took a federal court to change DFO policy on farmed salmon

An open-net fish farm in Clayoquot Sound. (Nora O’Malley / Black Press)
Nathan Cullen spoke at the 2018 DFO post season review on Dec. 7. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)                                Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

Lack of urgency from the Liberals on tanker ban: Cullen

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen Q & A on Bill C-48 and the Eagle Spirit pipeline project

Nathan Cullen spoke at the 2018 DFO post season review on Dec. 7. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)                                Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)
Cullen calls sale of Ridley Terminals ‘short-sighted’

Cullen calls sale of Ridley Terminals ‘short-sighted’

MP Nathan Cullen disagrees with selling the North Coast, B.C., coal terminal

Cullen calls sale of Ridley Terminals ‘short-sighted’
Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh and Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen meet with press in Terrace, B.C., during Singh’s tour of the Northwest. (Quinn Bender photo)

Federal NDP leader talks DFO, Greyhound, tariffs at 1st of 4-day B.C. tour

Jagmeet Singh was in Terrace Wednesday with Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen

Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh and Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen meet with press in Terrace, B.C., during Singh’s tour of the Northwest. (Quinn Bender photo)
NDP leader Jagmeet Singh speaks at a press conference as he unveils the NDP’s top priorities ahead of the federal budget on February 13, 2018. Singh has retracted the punishment meted out to a veteran New Democrat MP for after facing a backlash from NDP caucus members. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle)

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh and Cullen to tour Northern B.C.

Three-day trip to visit Smithers, Terrace and Prince Rupert early July

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh speaks at a press conference as he unveils the NDP’s top priorities ahead of the federal budget on February 13, 2018. Singh has retracted the punishment meted out to a veteran New Democrat MP for after facing a backlash from NDP caucus members. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle)
Jillian LeBlanc is offering a scholarship to women from Rupert who are interested in politics. (Cynthia Munster Photography)

Cultivating young female leaders in northern B.C.

MP Nathan Cullen, MLA Jennifer Rice on panel for LeBlanc Scholarship Women’s Leadership Training

Jillian LeBlanc is offering a scholarship to women from Rupert who are interested in politics. (Cynthia Munster Photography)
Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen questions Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decision to purchase the Kinder Morgan pipeline in the House of Commons on May 30. (CPAC photo)

MP asks if Prime Minister ‘smokes pot’ after $4.5B pipeline purchase

Weed gibe works into Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP’s debate with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen questions Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decision to purchase the Kinder Morgan pipeline in the House of Commons on May 30. (CPAC photo)
Priority needs to be given to passengers travelling on Via Rail to and from Prince Rupert, says city councillor Gurvinder Randhawa. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Give Via Rail passengers priority, says Councillor Randhawa

Safe, consistent, transportation needed for Prince Rupert to Prince George after Greyhound leaves

Priority needs to be given to passengers travelling on Via Rail to and from Prince Rupert, says city councillor Gurvinder Randhawa. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen at the All Native Basketball opening ceremonies in Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Cullen reacts to salmon closure and the oil tanker ban

On May 8 the salmon fishery in Northern B.C. was closed and Bill C-48 passed in the House of Commons

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen at the All Native Basketball opening ceremonies in Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Salmon closures announced for the Skeena and Nass Rivers, as well as rivers on Haida Gwaii. (Fisheries and Oceans Canada map)

Salmon closures a devastating blow to North Coast business

DFO director says an announcement on restrictions for salmon in marine areas expected early June

Salmon closures announced for the Skeena and Nass Rivers, as well as rivers on Haida Gwaii. (Fisheries and Oceans Canada map)
Salmon fishery top of mind as Cullen returns to Parliament

Salmon fishery top of mind as Cullen returns to Parliament

Skeena Bulkley Valley MP says he’ll push for earliest release of DFO plan

Salmon fishery top of mind as Cullen returns to Parliament
Cathy Bradbury, Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen and Irene Mills at the Cullen Christmas open house on Dec. 18 at the Prince Rupert community office. (Shannon Lough/The Northern View)

Cullen’s back for the holidays

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen returns from Ottawa

Cathy Bradbury, Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen and Irene Mills at the Cullen Christmas open house on Dec. 18 at the Prince Rupert community office. (Shannon Lough/The Northern View)
MP Nathan Cullen reflects on 2017 and what’s to come in the new year. (File photo)

Cullen reflects on 2017

The member of Parliament reviewed what’s to come in the new year in his last scrum of 2017

MP Nathan Cullen reflects on 2017 and what’s to come in the new year. (File photo)
MP Nathan Cullen (File photo)

Cullen holds off on Skeena-Bulkley Valley name change

MP Nathan Cullen suggested changing the federal riding name to Skeena-Pacific NorthWest

  • Dec 6, 2017
MP Nathan Cullen (File photo)