Port of Prince Rupert

The MSC Auriga is the largest vessel to berth and unload at DP World’s Fairview Container Terminal in Prince Rupert, breaking records on Sept. 21. (Photo: Port of Prince Rupert)

Record-breaking vessel berths in Prince Rupert

MSC Auriga breaks 2017 Fairview Container Terminal records for ETUs

 

The derelict barge, Scotch Cap, which went adrift on Sept. 8 in Port Edward, was moved up the beach by the Canadian Coast Guard and Prince Rupert Port Authority to make it more secure on Sept. 13. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

PRPA voice frustration over lack of govt. assistance with abandoned vessels

Derelict vessels adrift in Port Edward now temporarily secured

 

Quinn Smith, Charles Hays Secondary School student won a Traditional Knowledge and Medicine poster design award, from FORED BC Society, announced in May. Quinn was inspired to complete the ink drawing of his family crest when reading a book his uncle sent to him. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Heart of the City: Quinn Smith has what it takes

The Prince Rupert high school student creates winning art with heart

 

Unionized longshore and port workers gather along Highway 16 on June 15 not crossing the picket line where Prince Rupert Solidarity Movement group protests the docking and unloading of the JPO Volans, a ship with Israeli designed technology and equipment. (Photo: K-J Millar/the Northern View)

Prince Rupert Solidarity Group pickets at port in protest

Demonstrations against the container ship JPO Volans lead into the second day to dissuade docking

Unionized longshore and port workers gather along Highway 16 on June 15 not crossing the picket line where Prince Rupert Solidarity Movement group protests the docking and unloading of the JPO Volans, a ship with Israeli designed technology and equipment. (Photo: K-J Millar/the Northern View)
Showing us how it’s done by ignoring the frigid cold snap temperatures is Leah Hughes aged 12, snowboarding at the Prince Rupert Golf course on Feb. 9, 2021. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Just sliding through the cold snap

Prince Rupert families and friends ignored the cold and took advantage of winter fun

Showing us how it’s done by ignoring the frigid cold snap temperatures is Leah Hughes aged 12, snowboarding at the Prince Rupert Golf course on Feb. 9, 2021. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
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Prince Rupert Port Authority found guilty of burning prohibited material in Ridley Burn Trial

Burning the old dock on Ridley Island for five days in 2017 led to several environmental charges

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PRPA Community Investment Fund hits its target once again

PRPA Community Investment Fund hits its target once again

Prince Rupert Port Authority contributes $29,500 to revitalization of Rod and Gun Club

PRPA Community Investment Fund hits its target once again
Santa will be ditching the reindeer — for one day anyway — in favour of the Inside Passage this December. (Black Press file photo)

Jingling all the way back to Prince Rupert

Santa Claus will be steering the Jingle Boat Express back into the harbour this Christmas

Santa will be ditching the reindeer — for one day anyway — in favour of the Inside Passage this December. (Black Press file photo)
Taisheng International Investment Services photo                                Containerized LNG could be the latest product to be manufactured at the Skeena Industrial Development Park.

Chinese LNG distributor proposes LNG processing facility in Terrace

Project to be located within the Skeena Industrial Development Park near airport

Taisheng International Investment Services photo                                Containerized LNG could be the latest product to be manufactured at the Skeena Industrial Development Park.
Steel beams were installed this week at the new Terrace Search and Rescue headquarters, located at the corner of Clinton St. and Greig Ave. (Natalia Balcerzak/Terrace Standard)

Terrace Search and Rescue headquarters gets $100K boost from Prince Rupert Port Authority

Investment to help grow regional response capacity in Northwest B.C.

Steel beams were installed this week at the new Terrace Search and Rescue headquarters, located at the corner of Clinton St. and Greig Ave. (Natalia Balcerzak/Terrace Standard)
Charles Hays wrestling team head coach Dane Waldal demonstrates a take-down technique on the school’s new wrestling mats. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

STORY, PHOTOS & VIDEO: Brand new wrestling mats on display at Charles Hays

Team no longer has to grapple with hard surfacing and soreness thanks to generous donations

Charles Hays wrestling team head coach Dane Waldal demonstrates a take-down technique on the school’s new wrestling mats. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
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Conrad Elementary officially opens their new and improved playground

The Prince Rupert Port Authority and Pembina were among the donors for the project

(Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)
Merle Anderson takes part in a Blessing Ceremony for the Massett Marine Rescue Society’s (MMRS) new fast-response rescue vessel, Tagwaal. The society unveiled the new acquisition to the public on Friday in Masset. (Jason Shafto photo)

Massett Marine Rescue Society unveils fast-response rescue vessel, the Tagwaal

The Prince Rupert Port Authority invested more than $110,000 in the project

Merle Anderson takes part in a Blessing Ceremony for the Massett Marine Rescue Society’s (MMRS) new fast-response rescue vessel, Tagwaal. The society unveiled the new acquisition to the public on Friday in Masset. (Jason Shafto photo)
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Prince Rupert Port Authority appoints new chair of the board

Role had been filled by Bud Smith since 2012

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Kazmay McLeod puts paint to paper to make her creation. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

PHOTO GALLERY: Rain doesn’t block the fun at Friendship House party

Annual Block Party offers activities, food and entertainment for all ages

Kazmay McLeod puts paint to paper to make her creation. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
The Prince Rupert Racquet Centre is set for some big changes in the coming years. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

Racquet redesign redeveloping Rupert recreation

Association seeking to turn racquet centre into a multi-sport complex

The Prince Rupert Racquet Centre is set for some big changes in the coming years. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
The Port of Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Port employment jumps by 1,000 in two years

1.5 billion dollars worth of economic activity created in the region in 2018

The Port of Prince Rupert. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Fairview Container Terminal is operated by DP World. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

DP World makes statement on incident at Fairview Container Terminal

Operations were temporarily halted on July 26

Fairview Container Terminal is operated by DP World. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Kids eagerly lined up for their turn at the barbecue held to celebrate the new kitchen at the Friendship House. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

STORY AND VIDEO: Brand new kitchen for Prince Rupert Friendship House

Contribution from Port Authority’s Community Investment Fund provides state-of-the-art cooking space

Kids eagerly lined up for their turn at the barbecue held to celebrate the new kitchen at the Friendship House. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
‘Whales 101 for Boaters’ was held to emphasize safe boating practices in relation to encounters with whales. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

VIDEO AND STORY: Best Boating Practices: How to avoid whales when out on the water

Ocean Wise, Port Authority and Dept. of Fisheries team up to give tips on cohabiting with whales

‘Whales 101 for Boaters’ was held to emphasize safe boating practices in relation to encounters with whales. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)