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Kitimat CAO Ron Poole departing for position in Mission

Kitimat's Chief Administrative Officer Ron Poole is taking on the job of Mission's top administrator.

Letters from District, union show effort to bridge divide on Kitimat strike

Letters released by the District of Kitimat and the union show correspondence indicating renewed efforts to move passed 'negativity.'

Door remains open if anyone in Kitimat wants to keep the public markets alive

Kitimat Community Services Society won't continue to run the public markets, but that doesn't mean it can't continue.

Mediation offers no solution between District of Kitimat and its municipal workers

Mediation has ended between Kitimat and Unifor 2300 with no solution on the horizon.

Kitimat’s trending music maker wrote song while living in the KMP camp

A musician working as an electrician at KMP has made a video about Kitimat's rain.

Kitimat’s Douglas Channel Watch marks one year since community plebiscite on pipeline

Douglas Channel Watch members continue to stand guard against the risks they see from the Northern Gateway pipeline proposal.

An answer to the question ‘Why does it rain so much in Kitimat?’

A music video about why it rains so much in Kitimat receives an answer.

Kitimat nurses reflect on their trip to Haiti

Two nurses from Kitimat brought their skills and expertise to Haiti last fall.

Mediator called in to help solve Kitimat’s municipal strike

A mediator has been called in to solve the collective bargaining standstill in Kitimat.

KUTE needs directors or Kitimat could lose recycling depot

All the existing directors have resigned, meaning if no one steps up after the May 26 AGM the society and its depot could go away.

Kitimat museum and library return to operations after both closed due to picketers

The museum and the library will remain open from now on after both closed for a day due to the municipal strike

No ground gained after union’s presentation to Kitimat Council at public meeting

Unifor 2300 presented their case to Kitimat's council on the status of contract negotiations but it seemed to move the sides no closer.

Kitimat library closed today due to picket line out front from Unifor workers

Striking Unifor 2300 workers set up outside the Kitimat library, prompting the library's CUPE members to stay away.

Kitimat municipal strike shows no signs of imminent resolution

Unifor 2300 has given a new final offer to the District and council has met to discuss it, but no solution on horizon.

Haisla Chief Councillor doesn’t see doubtful future for treaty commission as big problem

A dialogue on the treaty process began after the province rejected an appointment of George Abbott to the BC Treaty Commission.

Northern Gateway documentary coming to Kitimat

Communities along the Northern Gateway route are getting premiers of a documentary about the controversial pipeline.

Three missing kids found after getting lost on hike; major community help in finding them

Three kids who had gone hiking in Coho Flats went missing for several hours but lots of people turned out to help.

Kitimat holds housing forum to talk continuing challenges

A housing forum on March 13 brought together many stakeholders and developers in Kitimat's housing scene.

Comment period closes April 1 on RTA wood burning application

RTA wants a permit for burning accumulated wood waste from the Modernization Project.

Kitimat Peewee tournament has smooth run despite early hiccups

Kitimat's Peewee Tier 3 hockey tournament concluded well even after early struggles including changing venues to Terrace.