Christian Apostolovski

11 new electrical campsites will be opening at Radley Park. (District of Kitimat Photo)

New electrical campsites coming to Radley Park

People can begin booking on Aug. 1

11 new electrical campsites will be opening at Radley Park. (District of Kitimat Photo)
A heat warning has been issued for Terrace and Kitimat that could see temperatures reach as high as 32 C. (File photo)

Heat warning in effect for Terrace and Kitimat

This week, daytime temperatures are expected to be between 30 C to 32 C.

A heat warning has been issued for Terrace and Kitimat that could see temperatures reach as high as 32 C. (File photo)
That’s a Kitimat RCMP vehicle parked with one from the provincial conservation officer service and another from federal fisheries. (Submitted photo)

Kitimat RCMP investigate multiple abandoned 911 calls between July 1-7

Kitimat RCMP responded to an alleged knife fight, just one of the…

That’s a Kitimat RCMP vehicle parked with one from the provincial conservation officer service and another from federal fisheries. (Submitted photo)
A photo from the June 25 concert from behind the beer gardens. (Kitimat Firefighter Paramedics - IAFF Local 1304/Facebook)

Over $12,000 raised by Kitimat Local 1304 Charity Committee for local groups

Kitimat Firefighters Local 1304 Charity Committee raised over $12,000 for local Kitimat…

A photo from the June 25 concert from behind the beer gardens. (Kitimat Firefighter Paramedics - IAFF Local 1304/Facebook)
The building also has an elevator for accessibility and has stairs outside for people to move between the floors. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)

Haisla Nation’s $7 million youth centre opens its doors for the first time

Ground for the youth centre was broken on June 1, 2021 and the grand opening took place July 6, 2022

The building also has an elevator for accessibility and has stairs outside for people to move between the floors. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)
The building also has an elevator for accessibility and has stairs outside for people to move between the floors. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)

Haisla Nation’s $7 million youth centre opens its doors for the first time

Ground for the youth centre was broken on June 1, 2021 and the grand opening took place July 6, 2022

The building also has an elevator for accessibility and has stairs outside for people to move between the floors. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)
The District of Kitimat has lifted its water quality advisory effective July 7. (Black Press file photo)

Month-long water quality advisory lifted in Kitimat

The advisory was first put in place on June 2

The District of Kitimat has lifted its water quality advisory effective July 7. (Black Press file photo)
The youth centre first broke ground on June 1, 2021 and had its grand opening on July 6, 2022. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)

Haisla Nation’s $7 million youth centre opens its doors for the first time

Ground for the youth centre was broken on June 1, 2021 and the grand opening took place July 6, 2022

The youth centre first broke ground on June 1, 2021 and had its grand opening on July 6, 2022. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)
From Left to right: Mark Zielinski, Grant Foraunet, Laurel D’Andrea and Vanessa Couto. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)

Process beginning for new mural in Kitimat’s downtown core

Chris Fraser’s design was chosen by a public vote

From Left to right: Mark Zielinski, Grant Foraunet, Laurel D’Andrea and Vanessa Couto. (Christian Apostolovski/Kitimat Northern Sentinel)

Kitimat RCMP weekly report June 24 – June 30

RCMP continue to screen for impaired driving

Wakashan Ave. in Kitimat is home to a very large pothole just outside of the Husky coming onto Lahakas Blvd. (Black Press Media/Christian Apostolovski)

District of Kitimat to begin road repairs this summer

There is a plan to put in a turning lane at Wakashan Ave and Lahakas Blvd

Wakashan Ave. in Kitimat is home to a very large pothole just outside of the Husky coming onto Lahakas Blvd. (Black Press Media/Christian Apostolovski)
The existing water supply system in Kitimat does not meet today’s water quality standards and experiences water quality advisories each year. In the Photo is the Kitimat river where the city gets its water. (Photo by Clare Rayment.)

Kitimat council commits $2.1-million to water system upgrade

Kitimat council has committed over $2.1-million to support the Water System Upgrade…

The existing water supply system in Kitimat does not meet today’s water quality standards and experiences water quality advisories each year. In the Photo is the Kitimat river where the city gets its water. (Photo by Clare Rayment.)
Kitimat Mayor Phil Germuth presented the cheque to Kildala Elementary School from Cheese4Change. (Kitimat Northern Sentinel/Christian Apostolovski)

Kildala Elementary School wins prize for sustainable rhubarb shortcakes recipe

The school won $5,000 through the Cheese4Change program

Kitimat Mayor Phil Germuth presented the cheque to Kildala Elementary School from Cheese4Change. (Kitimat Northern Sentinel/Christian Apostolovski)
Kitimat RCMP arrested two men following the discovery of drugs in a residence. (Photo by/Kitimat RCMP)

Two men arrested following the discovery of drugs in a residence

Approximately 1.2 ounces of suspected methamphetamines, assorted pills and other drugs along with cash were seized

Kitimat RCMP arrested two men following the discovery of drugs in a residence. (Photo by/Kitimat RCMP)
According to a Rio Tinto spokesperson in a June 17 email the person is recovering from surgery and the company remains in contact with the family. (Rio Tinto photo)

WorkSafeBC finds unsafe unloading practice lead to injury at Rio Tinto

As part of their investigation, WorkSafeBC found that straps had loosened or adjusted during handling of the anode bundles

According to a Rio Tinto spokesperson in a June 17 email the person is recovering from surgery and the company remains in contact with the family. (Rio Tinto photo)
The Northern Spirit dragon boat team hits the waters again and begins their practice for their first year back since the COVID-19 pandemic. (Christian Apostolovski/Black Press Media)

Northern Spirit dragon boat team back in action

This is the first year back since the COVID-19 pandemic

The Northern Spirit dragon boat team hits the waters again and begins their practice for their first year back since the COVID-19 pandemic. (Christian Apostolovski/Black Press Media)
A red kayak still remains partially submerged and residents are asked to leave it where it is. (Photo from/Kitimat Search and Rescue Facebook)

Kitimat search and rescue locate missing kayaker

The missing person was located and extracted early in the morning on June 24

A red kayak still remains partially submerged and residents are asked to leave it where it is. (Photo from/Kitimat Search and Rescue Facebook)
A pride flag is flying in front of the Kitimat RCMP Detachment. (Black Press Media/Christian Apostolovski)

Noise complaints occupy Kitimat RCMP

Detachment report for June 17-23

A pride flag is flying in front of the Kitimat RCMP Detachment. (Black Press Media/Christian Apostolovski)
People gathered in front of the Haisla soccer field to put on a pair of gloves and leave their orange hand prints on the ground as part of the pre-tournament activities. (Christian Apostolovski/Black Press Media)

Haisla Braves ECM Memorial soccer tournament kicks off July 1

This is the second annual ECM tournament

People gathered in front of the Haisla soccer field to put on a pair of gloves and leave their orange hand prints on the ground as part of the pre-tournament activities. (Christian Apostolovski/Black Press Media)
The Kitimat Fire Department put out a small fire on the outside of a residence on Tweedsmuir Ave. (Christian Apostolovski/Black Press Media)

Crews extinguish fire at residence on Tweedsmuir Ave.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation

The Kitimat Fire Department put out a small fire on the outside of a residence on Tweedsmuir Ave. (Christian Apostolovski/Black Press Media)