Local News

7/6/2015

Weekend Fire Engulfs Restaurant Building

With the extreme heat and dry weather, fires have run rampant across BC. And in Prince Rupert, it's no different - but this time, it's not a forest fire.  The Prince Rupert Fire Department is getting no break as they responded to yet another fire. Fire crews responded to a ... Read more
7/6/2015

4th Annual Cow Bay Days a Hit

Prince Rupert's local tourist spot was the place to be for families this past weekend. Residents were treated to an afternoon of fun festivities and for local businesses, it's all about giving back. Merchants of the Cow Bay area have been preparing for this day for months.  The 4th annual ... Read more
7/6/2015

Smithers Midsummer Music Festival Comes to a Close

The curtain has closed on another Midsummer Music festival in Smithers. Performers came from both near and far for the 32nd annual event. And while the weather was especially hot this past weekend it didn't keep the close to 24 hundred festival goers away.  The festival had over ten headliner ... Read more
7/6/2015

Open Fire Ban in Smithers

As of noon today, open fires within the municipality of the town of Smithers are now off limits. A campfire and open fire ban was issued last Thursday for much of the North West Fire Centre and now the town of Smithers is following suit. Smithers Fire Chief Keith Stecko ... Read more
7/6/2015

Terrace Boys Named to Provincial Volleyball's U16 Team BC

Two Terrace boys have been selected to the Provincial Volleyball Association's Under-16 Team B-C. Evan Veldman and Lucas Mantel are grade-10 students from Centennial Christian School, and will represent the province at the National Team Challenge Cup tournament July 15th to 19th in Edmonton. Veldman and Mantel wil train with ... Read more