Rod Link

Wrinch Memorial Hospital in Hazelton. (File photo)

Hazelton hospital escapee back in police custody

Buddy Shanoss fled Wrinch Memorial Hospital Dec. 5

Wrinch Memorial Hospital in Hazelton. (File photo)
A search warrant executed Dec. 3 in Kitimat resulted in the seizure of cash, weapons and suspected narcotics. (RCMP photo)
A search warrant executed Dec. 3 in Kitimat resulted in the seizure of cash, weapons and suspected narcotics. (RCMP photo)

Kitimat RCMP seize suspected drugs and large amount of cash

Search warrant obtained after officers spot suspicious materials during another investigation

A search warrant executed Dec. 3 in Kitimat resulted in the seizure of cash, weapons and suspected narcotics. (RCMP photo)
A search warrant executed Dec. 3 in Kitimat resulted in the seizure of cash, weapons and suspected narcotics. (RCMP photo)
Burns Lake Pitbulls players are, back row, Susan Joseph, Tsayta Bayes and Hailey Crouse. In the front is Amy Hanson. (Contributed photo)

Northwestern B.C. girls sweep Calgary hockey tournament

The Pitbulls come from many communities in the region from Fraser Lake to Kitimat

Burns Lake Pitbulls players are, back row, Susan Joseph, Tsayta Bayes and Hailey Crouse. In the front is Amy Hanson. (Contributed photo)
Northern residents are being urged to get their flu shots. There’s an emphasis on children under the age of five. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Top doctor urges northerners to get their flu shots

Northerners shy of flu shots compared to rest of B.C.

Northern residents are being urged to get their flu shots. There’s an emphasis on children under the age of five. (Marisca Bakker photo)
The Knights of Columbus annual nativity scene atop Terrace City Hall on Dec. 14, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Nativity scene banned from B.C. town’s city hall after decades-long run

Volunteer group hoping to get Terrace to change its mind after annual tradition rejected

The Knights of Columbus annual nativity scene atop Terrace City Hall on Dec. 14, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Terrace RCMP are investigating the death of a pedestrian in the downtown core. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Pedestrian killed in downtown Terrace accident

Man struck in intersection, dies later in hospital

Terrace RCMP are investigating the death of a pedestrian in the downtown core. (Black Press Media File Photo)
The Knights of Columbus annual nativity scene atop Terrace City Hall on Dec. 14, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Northern B.C. officials ban nativity scene from Terrace city hall roof

The move reflects a 2015 Supreme Court of Canada decision

The Knights of Columbus annual nativity scene atop Terrace City Hall on Dec. 14, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Jordan Straight is being sought by the Terrace RCMP. (Submitted photo)

Terrace RCMP looking for missing man

Jordan Straight was last heard from on Oct. 30

Jordan Straight is being sought by the Terrace RCMP. (Submitted photo)
Eric Stubbs, who was at one time the commanding officer of the Terrace RCMP detachment, will be in charge of the Ottawa police force. (Photo courtesy Ottawa Police Service)

Former Terrace RCMP inspector becomes top cop in Ottawa

Eric Stubbs was in Terrace for six years

Eric Stubbs, who was at one time the commanding officer of the Terrace RCMP detachment, will be in charge of the Ottawa police force. (Photo courtesy Ottawa Police Service)
Electric vehicle charging stations are coming to the Kasiks Wilderness Resort on Hwy16. (Staff photo)

More electric vehicle charging stations coming to the northwest

Subsidies ease cost of installations in Thornhill, Kitimat and on Hwy16

Electric vehicle charging stations are coming to the Kasiks Wilderness Resort on Hwy16. (Staff photo)
The current Seven Sisters mental health facility in Terrace is being replaced by one with more beds. (File photo)

Mental health facility construction starts in Terrace

Current one needs to be demolished to make room for new hospital

The current Seven Sisters mental health facility in Terrace is being replaced by one with more beds. (File photo)
Smithers saw the sharpest increase in average home sale prices in northern B.C. in the first nine months of 2022. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)

Kitimat bucks northern home sale price increase trend

Units sold go up in Kitimat as prices decline slightly

Smithers saw the sharpest increase in average home sale prices in northern B.C. in the first nine months of 2022. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)
Group shot from a North Coast Nightmares training session. (North Coast Nightmares photo)

Nightmares come true in Terrace and Kitimat

North Coast roller derby team back in action

Group shot from a North Coast Nightmares training session. (North Coast Nightmares photo)
Continuing staff shortages mean the Ksan Society's Hall St. shelter on the southside is to close during the day. (Contributed photo)

Staff shortages force shelter to cut hours

Ksan Society’s Hall St. shelter to close during the days

Continuing staff shortages mean the Ksan Society's Hall St. shelter on the southside is to close during the day. (Contributed photo)
Police are stationed at two Terrace schools today following a social media threat made Sept. 15. (File photo)

Threat results in police presence at two Terrace schools today

Assessment describes threat as ‘low risk’

Police are stationed at two Terrace schools today following a social media threat made Sept. 15. (File photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)

Suspect in Topley Landing boat theft charged with attempted murder of a police officer

Driver allegedly charged the officer in a stolen vehicle, officer fired his sidearm injuring suspect

(Black Press Media file photo)
A criminal impaired driving investigation is underway following a one-vehicle collision early in the morning of Sept. 1 that took out two light standards on Haisla Boulevard. (Misty Johnsen photo)

Light standards knocked down in early morning collision; driver taken to hospital

Police say criminal impaired driving investigation is underway

A criminal impaired driving investigation is underway following a one-vehicle collision early in the morning of Sept. 1 that took out two light standards on Haisla Boulevard. (Misty Johnsen photo)
A boat theft early this morning at Topley Landing has resulted in one injury after a police service pistol was discharged. (File photo)

Boat theft leads to officer-involved shooting in northwestern B.C.

Incident now in hands of independent investigation office

A boat theft early this morning at Topley Landing has resulted in one injury after a police service pistol was discharged. (File photo)
The Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine is going to add childcare costs when its bylaw outlining pay and expenses comes up for review next year. (Illustration contributed)

Child care expenses to be covered by northwestern B.C. regional district

Doing so regarded as removing a barrier to elected office

The Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine is going to add childcare costs when its bylaw outlining pay and expenses comes up for review next year. (Illustration contributed)
Fieldwork undertaken by Kitselas Geothermal to explore the feasibility of a geothermal power project at Lakelse Lake. (Photo courtesy Kitselas Geothermal)

Shell signs deal with Kitselas Geothermal in northwest B.C.

Energy giant invests in Lakelse Lake geothermal potential

Fieldwork undertaken by Kitselas Geothermal to explore the feasibility of a geothermal power project at Lakelse Lake. (Photo courtesy Kitselas Geothermal)