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Work on the Haisla Bridge replacement project begins in this file photo from March, 2023. The District of Kitimat has postponed a Sept. 23 planned overnight closure of the new bridge to remove one of the old trusses to Sept. 30. (Associated Engineering photo)

Overnight closure of Kitimat’s Haisla Bridge delayed until Sept. 30

Next phase of truss removal still on schedule for Oct. 14

 

Jen Coleman, a featured artist at the Skeena Salmon Arts Show, poses in front of a majestic tree, a testament to the natural inspirations behind her diverse artworks. (Contributed photo)

A closer look at 2023 Skeena Salmon Arts Show featured artist Jen Coleman

Coleman’s work infuses passion for nature and exploration

 

Erica Davis, featured artist at the Skeena Salmon Arts Show, draws from her rich Nisga’a and Helitsuk heritage to create captivating modern expressions. (Contributed photo)

A closer look at 2023 Skeena Salmon Arts Show featured artist Erica Davis

Davis’ formline art blends ancestral inspiration with modern expressions

 

Skeena Salmon Arts Show featured artist Alicia Taylor intricately blends B.C.’s natural elements with glass artistry, reflecting the region’s profound connection to salmon and local ecosystems. (Contributed photo)

A closer look at 2023 Skeena Salmon Arts Show featured artist Alicia Taylor

Taylor’s glass creations radiate with natural elements

Skeena Salmon Arts Show featured artist Alicia Taylor intricately blends B.C.’s natural elements with glass artistry, reflecting the region’s profound connection to salmon and local ecosystems. (Contributed photo)
Mark Thibeault is a featured artist at the 2023 Skeena Salmon Arts Show. (Contributed photo)

A closer look at 2023 Skeena Salmon Arts Show featured artist Mark Thibeault

Thibeault’s work spans painting, music, and lutherie, showcasing a craft refined over years

Mark Thibeault is a featured artist at the 2023 Skeena Salmon Arts Show. (Contributed photo)
Rendition of the Horizon North Crossroads Lodge in Kitimat. (Horizon North photo)

More Kitimat hospitality workers vote for strike action

Cedar Lodge workers settled last week; Crossroads Lodge now faces possible work stoppage

Rendition of the Horizon North Crossroads Lodge in Kitimat. (Horizon North photo)
Hospitality worker strike averted at LNG Canda (Photo courtesy of LNG Canada).

LNG Canada strike averted

Strike action has been averted at the LNG Canada construction site now…

Hospitality worker strike averted at LNG Canda (Photo courtesy of LNG Canada).
Hospitality worker strike averted at LNG Canda (Photo courtesy of LNG Canada).

LNG Canada strike averted

Strike action has been averted at the LNG Canada construction site now…

Hospitality worker strike averted at LNG Canda (Photo courtesy of LNG Canada).
(Black Press file photo)

Road resurfacing on Lahakas Boulevard

Work crews will be resurfacing the road on Lahakas Boulevard, from the…

(Black Press file photo)
Kitimat RCMP and Kitimat Fire and Ambulance at 1567 Albatross Ave. in Kitimat on June 18. Kitimat RCMP says a fire engulfed a top-floor apartment in the city on June 18, resulting in the death of one individual. (Submitted photo)

UPDATE: Kitimat apartment fire claims one life, investigation ongoing

The fire started in the evening hours of June 18, engulfing a top floor apartment

Kitimat RCMP and Kitimat Fire and Ambulance at 1567 Albatross Ave. in Kitimat on June 18. Kitimat RCMP says a fire engulfed a top-floor apartment in the city on June 18, resulting in the death of one individual. (Submitted photo)
Elliott Knight and MP Taylor Bachrach at Kitimat’s Pride Prom on June 3. (Viktor Elias/Terrace Standard)

Pride Month celebrated in Kitimat with second-ever Pride Prom

This year’s event saw 175 people party at Riverlodge Recreation Centre

Elliott Knight and MP Taylor Bachrach at Kitimat’s Pride Prom on June 3. (Viktor Elias/Terrace Standard)
Bläckfisk owner and chef Dawn-Marie Peterzen, photo courtesy of Dawn-Marie Peterzen.

Bläckfisk chef grateful for community support

Dawn-Marie Peterzen is the founder and chef at the famous local food…

Bläckfisk owner and chef Dawn-Marie Peterzen, photo courtesy of Dawn-Marie Peterzen.
District of Kitimat asbestos concrete pipes map, based on files from the District of Kitimat, drawn using the Kitimap website (Hunter Wild).

Most of town’s asbestos concrete pipes in Cable Car

The District of Kitimat has modified its estimate of the total amount…

District of Kitimat asbestos concrete pipes map, based on files from the District of Kitimat, drawn using the Kitimap website (Hunter Wild).
The Four Rivers Co-operative has grown to include another commercial location, re-branding the former Husky gas bar and convenience store in Kitimat under the Co-op banner.

Four Rivers Co-op expands to Kitimat

New site is one of 10 purchased from Husky in central B.C.

  • Feb 27, 2023
The Four Rivers Co-operative has grown to include another commercial location, re-branding the former Husky gas bar and convenience store in Kitimat under the Co-op banner.
Abel Walker, a Canadian child and beneficiary of the War Amp CHAMP program. (The War Amp contributed photo)

War Amps key tags to be available in Kitimat, benefiting childrens amputee program

The key tag program provides support and funding for services such as CHAMP.

Abel Walker, a Canadian child and beneficiary of the War Amp CHAMP program. (The War Amp contributed photo)
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Notice of election by voting: Regional District Kitimat-Stikine

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given to the electors of Electoral Area C…

  • Sep 19, 2022
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Artist’s illustration of the proposed Kitimat LNG facility at Bish Cove near Kitimat. (Kitimat LNG illustration)

Woodside follows Chevron and bails on Kitimat LNG project

The project no longer fits into development plans and the company will focus on other opportunities

Artist’s illustration of the proposed Kitimat LNG facility at Bish Cove near Kitimat. (Kitimat LNG illustration)
Engineers and Rio Tinto BC Works staff work to position the new monitoring station on DoK property in November 2019. (Photo Gerry Leibel)

Rio Tinto provides update on newest air monitoring station adjacent to CN Rail station

Station set up to provide SO2 readings; has been operating since April 27

Engineers and Rio Tinto BC Works staff work to position the new monitoring station on DoK property in November 2019. (Photo Gerry Leibel)
Aerial view of Kitimat and the stunning waters of Douglas Channel. (District of Kitimat/Wikimedia Commons)

District sets reopening dates for front desk purchases at municipal office

The office will start selling transit passes May 25 and accepting tax payments June 1

Aerial view of Kitimat and the stunning waters of Douglas Channel. (District of Kitimat/Wikimedia Commons)
Discover Kitimat, BC

Discover Kitimat, BC

Endless opportunities for adventure await

  • May 8, 2020
Discover Kitimat, BC