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UFO sighting reported near Kitimat mall

A report posted online claimed three strange orbs in the sky above Kitimat.

Stacie Reis lifted by support of her community of friends and family

Stacie Reis, who has been dubbed the "Badass Nurse" by some media outlets, recovers with friends back home in Kitimat.

Community Christmas tree goes down; new one by year’s end

The community Christmas tree was taken down today, but plans for a new tree should see another up by this Christmas.

Unifor 2301 speaks up about Labour Day picnic decision

Local 2301 defends their choice to bar mayor and council from the upcoming union-hosted Labour Day picnic.

Kitimat’s Ben Thorne earns bronze at Worlds in Beijing

An amazing finish for Kitimat's Ben Thorne earned him a bronze medal in Beijing, as the athlete now eyes the Olympics.

Kitimat councillor and mayor still ask people to support picnic

Councillor Mary Murphy and Mayor Phil Germuth still encourage people to support the Labour Day picnic even if they aren't invited.

Golf club seeks $60K advance on a money request from Kitimat council

The golf club wants $60,000 to get them through the year end financials, as they await a full financial request of $162,000.

Government looking for more volunteers for foster family program

The Northwest region, including Kitimat, is in need of a larger bank of foster families.

Kitimatian off on mission to El Salvador

A Kitimat resident is taking supplies and her skills to El Salvador with Operation Mobilization.

Northern Health urges ATV safety

With a number of ATV injuries and deaths each year the health authority wants people to play it safe.

Kitimat council, union won’t be breaking bread at labour day picnic

Unifor 2301 has officially shut out Kitimat mayor and council from their Labour Day picnic.

Kitimat not immune from spike in fentanyl use seen across province

Kitimat has seen overdoses of its own relating to fentanyl, a drug which has the provincial health ministry on alert.

Kitimat group working to ‘reclaim’ the river

Reclaiming the Kitimat River is a group of people looking for plans of action regarding the collective use of the Kitimat River.

Cenotaph gets rededication in Kitimat

The District of Kitimat and the legion rededicated Kitimat's cenotaph in honour of its designer, Aubrey Creed.

Future of Gyro Christmas Tree at former Kitimat hospital site uncertain

Concern surrounds the potential loss of the community Christmas tree, which may be destroyed in the development of Haisla Town Centre.

Kitimat’s Barberis continues to pull in award nominations

Kitimat-raised music video director has a director of the year nomination from the Canadian Country Music Association.

Kitimat UNBC student researching the future of computers

Kitimat's Aaron Germuth is studying the feasibility of molecular computing.

CCPA report knocks down job expectations for LNG industry

Government claims of 100,000 jobs tied to LNG is over-inflated, says a report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

Upgrades to Kitimat intersection coming, and talk of other improvements

As province kicks in road upgrade money, minister of transportation says they're aware of Haisla Bridge "choke point" in Kitimat.

Kitimat strike meant missed deadline for budget submissions

The provincial government's deadline for a municipality's budget was missed by Kitimat due to the disruption by the strike.