Shannon Lough

Jagmeet Singh, who is running in the federal NDP leadership race, is hosting an event in Penticton on Sept. 11. Photo courtesy of Jagmeet Singh/Instagram

Cullen endorses Jagmeet Singh to lead federal NDP party

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen supports Singh’s “progressive vision”

Jagmeet Singh, who is running in the federal NDP leadership race, is hosting an event in Penticton on Sept. 11. Photo courtesy of Jagmeet Singh/Instagram
Young volunteers (from left to right) Anna Stevens, Oliver Nelson, Nathaniel Nelson, Sera Stevens and Jayne Stevens, collect more than 4,800 pounds of food items from homes across Prince Rupert and Port Edward for the BC Thanksgiving Food Drive. (Contributed photo)

UPDATE: Food drive volunteers collect more than 4,800 lbs

More than 100 communities participate in Thanksgiving food drive, Prince Rupert, Terrace and Kitimat

Young volunteers (from left to right) Anna Stevens, Oliver Nelson, Nathaniel Nelson, Sera Stevens and Jayne Stevens, collect more than 4,800 pounds of food items from homes across Prince Rupert and Port Edward for the BC Thanksgiving Food Drive. (Contributed photo)
Kitimat Marine Search and Rescue helped a Prince Rupert couple who were in distress last weekend in Douglas Channel. (Photo from Kitimat Marine Rescue Society Facebook page)

Elderly couple from Prince Rupert rescued in Douglas Channel

Kitimat’s Marine Search and Rescue station responds to distress call in 20 minutes

Kitimat Marine Search and Rescue helped a Prince Rupert couple who were in distress last weekend in Douglas Channel. (Photo from Kitimat Marine Rescue Society Facebook page)
A view of Casey Cove, from a beach on Dodge Cove, where a section of Nexen’s proposed Aurora LNG project will be located. Photo by Shannon Lough                                A view of Casey Cove, from a beach on Dodge Cove, where a section of Nexen’s proposed Aurora LNG project will be located. Photo by Shannon Lough

Aurora LNG backs out

The liquefied natural gas project proposed for Digby Island has ended its run

A view of Casey Cove, from a beach on Dodge Cove, where a section of Nexen’s proposed Aurora LNG project will be located. Photo by Shannon Lough                                A view of Casey Cove, from a beach on Dodge Cove, where a section of Nexen’s proposed Aurora LNG project will be located. Photo by Shannon Lough
Rodney Proskiw, centre, owner and operator of Foggy Point Fishing Charters in Prince Rupert, and Fred Hutchings, left, another local charter guide, stands with clients from Vancouver and China who came to the North Coast to fish for halibut. (Foggy Point Fishing Charters photo)

For the first time in five years, recreational halibut fishing closes early for the season

DFO offers controversial experimental licence for recreational anglers who want to catch halibut

Rodney Proskiw, centre, owner and operator of Foggy Point Fishing Charters in Prince Rupert, and Fred Hutchings, left, another local charter guide, stands with clients from Vancouver and China who came to the North Coast to fish for halibut. (Foggy Point Fishing Charters photo)
Seaplane pilot released from hospital

Seaplane pilot released from hospital

Pilot released Sept. 9 after spending the night in hospital

Seaplane pilot released from hospital
A Supreme Court of B.C. judge in Prince Rupert deemed a homeless man a vexatious litigant in April after claiming he owns all the land in the province.

Self-proclaimed Christ named vexatious litigant in B.C.

City of Prince Rupert dishes out $46K to fight frivolous lawsuits; Gitanmaax also has legal history.

A Supreme Court of B.C. judge in Prince Rupert deemed a homeless man a vexatious litigant in April after claiming he owns all the land in the province.
The Province of B.C. and Gitga'at First Nation reached an LNG benefit agreement late March

Gitga’at won’t oppose Pacific NorthWest LNG, sign deal with province

An LNG benefits agreement has been inked between the Province of B.C. and Gitga'at First Nation of Hartley Bay.

The Province of B.C. and Gitga'at First Nation reached an LNG benefit agreement late March
Proposed Facility for Alta Gas

AltaGas aquires U.S. company in $8.4 billion deal

AltaGas Ltd. announced today that it is acquiring WGL Holdings Inc. in a deal worth $8.4 billion.

Proposed Facility for Alta Gas
Vessels carrying liquefied petroleum gas will be in the North Coast waters in the future after AltaGas announced its Final Investment Decision on the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal.

AltaGas to build propane terminal on Ridley

After receiving approval from federal regulators, AltaGas announced its FID for the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal.

Vessels carrying liquefied petroleum gas will be in the North Coast waters in the future after AltaGas announced its Final Investment Decision on the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal.
Two months after having an endoscopy for her nose and throat Joan Dudoward received a letter from Northern Health telling her that the endoscope used was not cleaned properly.

VIDEO: Prince Rupert woman treated with unclean medical equipment, Northern Health, B.C. Centre for Disease Control confirms more than a hundred affected

Two months after having an endoscopy Joan Dudoward received a letter telling her that the endoscope used was not cleaned properly.

Two months after having an endoscopy for her nose and throat Joan Dudoward received a letter from Northern Health telling her that the endoscope used was not cleaned properly.
The CEAA has approved of the final response from Pacific Northwest LNG. Minister of Environment and Climate Change has 30 days to respond.

Pacific NorthWest LNG countdown back on with deadline in September

The countdown is back on for the federal government to decide on whether or not to give the Pacific NorthWest LNG project the green light.

The CEAA has approved of the final response from Pacific Northwest LNG. Minister of Environment and Climate Change has 30 days to respond.
A man travelling to Port Edward performed an emergency C-section on a pregnant doe that was hit by a truck. The doe died but he was able to save its fawn

En route to Port Edward a traveller performs C-section on doe

A traveller heading to Port Edward on vacation from Alberta performed an C-section on deceased doe on the side of the road.

A man travelling to Port Edward performed an emergency C-section on a pregnant doe that was hit by a truck. The doe died but he was able to save its fawn
Marc Garneau

Minister of Transport holds consultations in Prince Rupert on the moratorium on crude-oil tankers, video and story

Minister of Transport Marc Garneau went to Prince Rupert to meet stakeholders regarding the moratorium on crude-oil tankers (with video)

Marc Garneau