Cameron Orr

Kitimat councillor wants to see Kitimat get a dog park

One of Kitimat's new councillors wants to get a dedicated dog park opened in town.

It may be a slower year for LNG in Kitimat even as companies stand by projects

Shell and Chevron are standing by their Kitimat-based projects, while Chevron's plan may slow locally in Kitimat for 2015.

Petals and the metals: Kitimat Council debates spending for pick-up in light of flower spending

A councillor questions why colleagues eager to spend money on hanging baskets but not so quick to approve fire department vehicle.

Building the Haisla-Kitimat relationship a big takeaway from resources forum

Learning how to move forward on relationship building between the District and the Haisla a big takeaway from resources forum.

No budget pre-approvals for District of Kitimat properties assessments

Just over half a million dollars was waiting to be spent on a building assessment, but a split council couldn't decide if it was worth it.

More spare time gives Kitimat officers chance to crack down on drugs

Drug files rose in 2014 over 2013, but officer time to dedicate to those files reason for rise, says detachment, not more drug.

Winterfest kicks off with a social this Thursday

Winterfest is in its second year of return to Kitimat, and begins with a social Thursday.

Rio Tinto aiming for Kitimat completion first half of 2015

Operations report shoots for midway through year for new Kitimat smelter commissioning.

Kitimat’s cold weather shelter getting frequent use

The cold weather shelter, currently being operated at the First Baptist Church, has seen about 17 visits from half a dozen people.

Kitimat area hunters encouraged to push back on hunting allocation changes

The BCWF held an information meeting in Kitimat January 17 to talk about hunting allocation policy changes.

Haisla mark purchase of MK Bay Marina with ceremony

Song, dance and gift giving was part of the ceremony in Kitamaat Village marking the purchase of the marina by the Haisla.

Kitimat, the album

A documentary, and an album, inspired by Kitimat has been put together by UBC student Luke Wallace.

UNBC professor takes more cautious approach to LNG prospects in 2015

Responding to comments by Rich Coleman, UNBC professor Paul Bowles suggests caution, not optimism, defines 2015 LNG.

Riverbrook Estates gets approval on their slimmed down rezoning request

Months-long process to get a plot of land rezoned in Kitimat concludes with approval for a potential townhouse complex.

Property values in Kitimat spike nearly 35 per cent

BC Assessment released the new property value roll, and shows Kitimat with a substantial increase over last year.

Playwright uses Kitimat as inspiration for play

A stage play about pipeline politics and Kitimat will be performed in April in California.

Kitimat council endorses LNG Canada project with letter to EAO

A letter to be signed by Mayor Phil Germuth will put Kitimat council squarely behind the LNG Canada proposal.

Kitimat’s Alisha Sevigny returns for a book tour

A Kitimat born author has penned her first book and is touring the northwest with it.

Kitimat still affordable but costs are rising

A realtor's report shows Kitimat still affordable, despite sharp increases in home ownership costs.

Black seeks government support now that he has feasibility plan in hand

David Black wants debt guarantees from the government which will help him get lenders on board for his proposed oil refinery.