Jackie Lieuwen

Coast Mountains School District drafts new sexual orientation policy

Coast Mountains School District drafts new sexual orientation policy

The Coast Mountains School District (CMSD) is analyzing a new policy on…

Coast Mountains School District drafts new sexual orientation policy
Annika Demoskoff from Terrace Team Wilson secures a run to first base after a hit at the Terrace Minor Softball tournament Saturday. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)

Minor softball teams converge for Terrace tournament

Teams from Terrace, Prince Rupert, Smithers, Houston, Hazelton and Kitimat competed

Annika Demoskoff from Terrace Team Wilson secures a run to first base after a hit at the Terrace Minor Softball tournament Saturday. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)
CMSD career and trades district vice-principal Doug Brewer pulls out a box of wooden pieces that students put together as part of their trades training classes during the year. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)

VIDEO: Coast Mountains School District runs mobile trades program

Trades van travels to Terrace, Kitimat, Hazelton, Stewart and beyond to bring projects to kids

CMSD career and trades district vice-principal Doug Brewer pulls out a box of wooden pieces that students put together as part of their trades training classes during the year. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)
Export laws are threatening Northwest forestry companies: loggers association

Export laws are threatening Northwest forestry companies: loggers association

Companies say domestic mills can buy timber below harvest cost

Export laws are threatening Northwest forestry companies: loggers association
Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend
Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend

Most fishing is being offered for free this weekend in recognition of a celebrated family tradition

Free fishing allowed for Family Fishing Weekend
Skeena First Nations push for full closure of recreational fishery

Skeena First Nations push for full closure of recreational fishery

Eight First Nations on the Skeena River watershed say DFO’s chinook restrictions isn’t enough

Skeena First Nations push for full closure of recreational fishery
Pierre Amado and his wheel standing Duster from Kitimat won the King of the Hill drag race on Sunday. The first races of the season for the Terrace Drag Racing Association had just the Friday street legals and Sunday races, with Saturday rained out at the airport. (Ed Evans photo)

Kitimat winner at first Terrace drags of the season

The season opener was rained out Saturday, but races went through Sunday with one wet delay

Pierre Amado and his wheel standing Duster from Kitimat won the King of the Hill drag race on Sunday. The first races of the season for the Terrace Drag Racing Association had just the Friday street legals and Sunday races, with Saturday rained out at the airport. (Ed Evans photo)
Stewart Dr. Brenda Huff, left, and Houston Dr. Onuora Odoh, right, receive the Award of Excellence from the Rural Coordination Centre of B.C. at a BC Rural Health Conference May 12. (Sharon Mah photo)

Northwest family doctors win awards for B.C. launch of CHANGE Program

Program brings together healthcare professionals to help people make long-term lifestyle changes

Stewart Dr. Brenda Huff, left, and Houston Dr. Onuora Odoh, right, receive the Award of Excellence from the Rural Coordination Centre of B.C. at a BC Rural Health Conference May 12. (Sharon Mah photo)
Coast Mountains School District staff watch a short video clip about the school district’s goal of ongoing reconciliation at the start of their most recent board meeting. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)

Briefs: Coast Mountains School District

Budget, playgrounds, and Hazelton Secondary principal all discussed recently

Coast Mountains School District staff watch a short video clip about the school district’s goal of ongoing reconciliation at the start of their most recent board meeting. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)
Photo contributed                                Majour Payne is a tank-style monster truck that is a new feature for the Malicious Monster Truck Tour.

Malicious Monster Truck Tour coming to Northwest B.C. this summer

It’s the first time in 20 years monster trucks have rolled past Prince George for a northern show

Photo contributed                                Majour Payne is a tank-style monster truck that is a new feature for the Malicious Monster Truck Tour.
New Whitecaps coach Eric Horsburgh advises Trezden Pushong and Chase Lepage on soccer logistics at a recent Whitecaps practice. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)

New coach running Whitecaps soccer academy in Northwest B.C.

Spring tryouts start April 30 in Terrace-Kitimat academy and in Prince Rupert

New Whitecaps coach Eric Horsburgh advises Trezden Pushong and Chase Lepage on soccer logistics at a recent Whitecaps practice. (Jackie Lieuwen photo)
Seniors advocate concerned about over-use of medication

Seniors advocate concerned about over-use of medication

Northern Health looking at more medication reviews in homes like Mountainview Lodge.

Seniors advocate concerned about over-use of medication
School district preparing for increased medical taxes

School district preparing for increased medical taxes

No word yet if government will assist with cost climb with MSP replacement

School district preparing for increased medical taxes
Paul Bertrand, middle, along with Yoannes Vandenberg, left, and Helen Purslow, right, race down the beginning stretch of the 30K Moose Marathon race.

Cross country skiers race Moose Marathon at Onion Lake trails

A total of 75 people gathered for the race between Terrace and Kitimat today, Feb. 24.

Paul Bertrand, middle, along with Yoannes Vandenberg, left, and Helen Purslow, right, race down the beginning stretch of the 30K Moose Marathon race.
Graduation rates climb significantly in Coast Mountains School District

Graduation rates climb significantly in Coast Mountains School District

Schools are showing increases up to 20 per cent, 30 per cent for Aboriginal students

Graduation rates climb significantly in Coast Mountains School District
Tyler Dozzi, middle, and fellow Team Canada runners take the podium after collectively winning first in the Pan American championship last Saturday. The team won because it had the most high ranking runners than any other team, with athletes in second, third, fourth and seventh. In photo on the podium for Canada is Marcus Kemp (23rd), Thomas Nobbs (3rd), and Max Turek (7th) in back. In front is Brandon Bail (19th), Tyler Dozzi (2nd), and Andrew Alexander (4th). (Photo contributed)

B.C. runner takes silver at Pan American cross-country championships

Tyler Dozzi’s medal pushes U20 Team Canada to gold finish

Tyler Dozzi, middle, and fellow Team Canada runners take the podium after collectively winning first in the Pan American championship last Saturday. The team won because it had the most high ranking runners than any other team, with athletes in second, third, fourth and seventh. In photo on the podium for Canada is Marcus Kemp (23rd), Thomas Nobbs (3rd), and Max Turek (7th) in back. In front is Brandon Bail (19th), Tyler Dozzi (2nd), and Andrew Alexander (4th). (Photo contributed)
Ladies rock the Valentines Bonspiel

Ladies rock the Valentines Bonspiel

The 1980’s themed event is geared at fun, and drew rinks from Terrace, Kitimat, and elsewhere

Ladies rock the Valentines Bonspiel
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix at the Terrace hospital Feb. 9 to announce plans for a new Mills Memorial Hospital.

B.C. Health Minister announces concept plan for new hospital in Terrace

“This means more beds, a level three trauma centre, better surgery and better care,” Health Minister Adrian Dix said.

B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix at the Terrace hospital Feb. 9 to announce plans for a new Mills Memorial Hospital.
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix at the Terrace hospital Feb. 9 to announce plans for a new Mills Memorial Hospital.

B.C. Health Minister announces plan for new hospital in Terrace

“This means more beds, a level three trauma centre, better surgery and better care,” Health Minister Adrian Dix said.

B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix at the Terrace hospital Feb. 9 to announce plans for a new Mills Memorial Hospital.