Malcolm Baxter

Coastal community ferry concept gets another look

It may be some way from being launched, but mayor Joanne Monaghan is excited by a proposed ferry service that would take in Kitimat, Bella Bella, Bella Coola, Hartley Bay and Klemtu.

It’s great to be poor

I heard it again and again during council’s three day deliberations on this year’s municipal budget.These are tough times.

The good old days

Having covered Kitimat Health Advocacy Group meetings, I can’t help admiring the members’ dedication and determination when it comes to protecting health care in this community.

Fisheries minister in hot water

If federal Fisheries minister Gail Shea thought her February 15 announcement on halibut allocation for 2011 was an end to the matter for now, she quickly found out otherwise.

Enbridge not impressing Channel Watch

Enbridge not impressing Channel Watch

For all Enbridge’s assurances about its proposed Northern Gateway Project, Dieter Wagner remains unconvinced.

Enbridge not impressing Channel Watch

PNG sells interest in Pacific Trail Pipeline

Apache Canada and EOG Canada are sole owners of the planned Pacific Trail Pipeline that will feed the LNG plant they are looking at building in Kitimat.

Fears for Kitimat health care

While Pink Floyd sang about a brick in a wall, Barb Campbell is worried about the wall itself.