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Rotary Clubs Plan "World Polio Events" in Terrace

Friday is World Polio Day and the Rotary Clubs of Terrace are planning several events to raise awareness. Rotary clubs all around the world are holding events to put focus on the disease. In Terrace, the clubs will be 'projector bombing' the Park Avenue Medical clinic between 7:30 and 8-PM ... Read more

Hotel Ribbon Cutting Held in Kitimat

Representatives behind the planned M-Star Hotel in Kitimat held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the construction site this week. The M-Star will be located at the City Centre Mall near Tim Hortons, and will include retail space and a restaurant on the main level. The hotel is one of two ... Read more

Shell-led LNG Canada Says Provincial LNG Tax Framework Provides Certainty

Officials with LNG Canada say the tax framework announced by the BC goverment this week is an important step forward in providing the certainty companies need in moving forward with projects in British Columbia. The Shell-led consortium which is considering building a terminal in Kitimat, says the framework provides balance ... Read more

LNG Forum In Prince Rupert Attracts Interest

A large crowd attended last night's public forum in Prince Rupert, which focused on the L-N-G industry's expected impacts on the economy and environment. A diverse panel included Prince Rupert Port President and CEO Don Krusell, who says that the time is now to get the ball rolling before any potential international competitors. ... Read more

Kitimat Mayoral Candidates Discuss Plans For District

As municipal election Days on November 15th across BC approach, campaigns are ramping up in the Northwest. Kitimat has faced increased national attention over the past year, with potential industrial projects throwing the community into the spotlight. And three candidates are hoping to serve the community as Mayor. Incumbent Mayor ... Read more