recreation

Fishing licences came available for sale Thursday, April 1, and the federal government has introduced a new tool to help anglers – those who are required – to record their catches. (Black Press Media files)

New digital recording tool available for fishing licence sales in B.C.

Anglers can now use an ‘easy’ online system to take note of fish they have caught, as per DFO rules

 

This screenshot taken from a video shot by surf instructor Shannon Brown shows a watercraft operator in the surf zone off Chesterman Beach. Since being shared on social media, the video has sparked concerns over water safety. (Image from video by Shannon Brown)

Tofino beachgoers ‘horrified’ by Sea-Doos, Jet Skis, in surf zone

“I was quite distressed to see it.”

 

A rise of misconduct at the Nelson and District Community Complex has put a stress on staff and patrons. Photo: Tyler Harper

10 people banned in two weeks from B.C. rec centre for drugs, squatting

Suspensions were for setting up sleeping bags in washrooms, theft, verbal abuse of staff, and more

 

David Geronazzo, the city’s Director of Recreation and Community Services, says he is happy that youth get to have a place of their own after school. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)

VIDEO: No parents please: Teens get a space of their own at Prince Rupert’s civic centre

The city’s recreation department is still looking for community donations to fill up the youth hub

David Geronazzo, the city’s Director of Recreation and Community Services, says he is happy that youth get to have a place of their own after school. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)
The Jim Ciccone Civic Centre, where the outdoor gym was located. The City of Prince Rupert removed the equipment in May 2019 for liability reasons. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)

Worse for wear: Prince Rupert’s outdoor gym is removed

Just short of its tenth anniversary, the green gym closes over safety and maintenance concerns

The Jim Ciccone Civic Centre, where the outdoor gym was located. The City of Prince Rupert removed the equipment in May 2019 for liability reasons. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)