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The Quick and Daring during Seafest in June 2016 may be the last time the event is launched from the now blocked off beach. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

WEB POLL: Do you want Quick and Daring to come back for Seafest 2019?

Popular hand-made boat race will not be held for second year in a row

  • Jun 6, 2018
The Quick and Daring during Seafest in June 2016 may be the last time the event is launched from the now blocked off beach. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
AlertReady sent its first mobile test to cell phones in Canada on May 9. (File photo)

Web poll: Did you receive the emergency alert on your cell phone?

AlertReady tested its mobile alarm across Canada on May 9

AlertReady sent its first mobile test to cell phones in Canada on May 9. (File photo)
Skiers and snowboarders at Shames Mountain on the last weekend for the 2017-2018 season. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Web Poll: Should B.C. have the same Family Day as the rest of Canada?

B.C. government to move the February holiday from the second week to the third week

  • Apr 18, 2018
Skiers and snowboarders at Shames Mountain on the last weekend for the 2017-2018 season. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice with Premier John Horgan after his inauguration at the Government House in Victoria. (Contributed by Allan Swanson)

WEB POLL: Do you plan on sharing your thoughts with Premier John Horgan?

The leader of the B.C. government is visiting Prince Rupert on Monday, March 26

North Coast MLA Jennifer Rice with Premier John Horgan after his inauguration at the Government House in Victoria. (Contributed by Allan Swanson)
Signs in Prince Rupert point to a tsunami evacuation route in low-lying areas. (Ed Evans / the Northern View)

WEB POLL: Did you experience B.C.’s emergency drill on Wednesday?

Tell us how you heard the emergency test on March 21 — or if you didn’t

Signs in Prince Rupert point to a tsunami evacuation route in low-lying areas. (Ed Evans / the Northern View)
A Hawaii Civil Defense Warning Device, which sounds an alert siren during natural disasters, such as tsunamis. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

WEB POLL: Do you think Prince Rupert should have an emergency siren?

Tsunami sirens were used on Lax Kw’alaams, Metlakatla and Hartley Bay on Jan. 23

  • Jan 5, 2018
A Hawaii Civil Defense Warning Device, which sounds an alert siren during natural disasters, such as tsunamis. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)
Learning to skate on Oliver Lake last December. (File photo)

WEB POLL: What is your favourite winter activity?

Prince Rupert, do you prefer skiing, skating or curling? Vote here!

Learning to skate on Oliver Lake last December. (File photo)
In Prince Rupert, 13.1 per cent — 735 people — bike or walk to work. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

WEB POLL: How do you commute to work in Prince Rupert?

Statistics Canada reported Prince Rupert has a high percentage of commuters who bike or walk to work

  • Dec 1, 2017
In Prince Rupert, 13.1 per cent — 735 people — bike or walk to work. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)