Lauren Benn

posted 188 stories to Terrace Standard.
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No tax breaks for industry, says candidate

A local business owner is taking a second crack at running for a seat on Terrace's city council.

  • Oct 21st, 2011 6:00am

Council candidate withdraws

One city councillor hopeful changed his mind about running in the coming elections.

  • Oct 19th, 2011 4:00pm

Terrace election race gets crowded

A CROWDED electoral field awaits Terrace voters when they cast ballots in local elections Nov. 19.

  • Oct 19th, 2011 7:00am

Steelhead rules designed to limit foreign, non-guided fishermen

The Ministry of Forests, Mines and Natural Resources is slapping more rules on the Skeena River, which will come into effect April 1, 2012.

  • Oct 17th, 2011 12:00pm

McDonald’s celebrates grand re-opening

Terrace's local McDonald's celebrated it's grand re-opening this weekend.

  • Oct 16th, 2011 6:00pm

Activist files for Terrace council seat

A COMMUNITY activist has filed nomination papers with the city for a spot on city council.

Stacey Tyers, who has lived in Terrace for eight years, works with the Terrace and District Community Services Society and was formerly the executive director of Terrace’s anti-poverty society.

  • Oct 12th, 2011 7:00pm

Co-op property sales bid falls short

It was a unanimous shut down for Terrace mayor Dave Pernarowski last night after city councillors criticized his plan to put the former Terrace Co-op property up for sale.

Pernarowski had wanted the city to ask for proposals from real estate brokers and site selection companies to start the process of listing the property and looking for buyers.

  • Oct 12th, 2011 4:00pm

Terrace mayor gets pay boost

TERRACE'S part-time mayor is getting a raise worth $5,000 over the next three years, city council decided in a 3-2 vote last night.

  • Oct 12th, 2011 7:00am

Terrace real estate sales jump this year

THE TERRACE real estate market is getting hotter as sales have jumped 34 per cent by September this year compared to last.

  • Oct 8th, 2011 1:00pm

Market mavens

Saving money is no passing fashion, and now social media is giving spend-thrifty consumers in Terrace yet another avenue to save a buck — or hundreds.

  • Oct 5th, 2011 4:00pm

Salmon plant opens in Terrace area

NORTHWEST smoked salmon and jerky should soon be sold on the shelves of a major American clothing and equipment retailer thanks to the opening this past weekend of a fish processing plant in Thornhill.

  • Oct 5th, 2011 7:00am

PST centre would be good for Terrace: Chamber

HST's defeat means workers and an office are needed to re administer the tax. The Terrace Chamber of commerce says, why not in Terrace??

  • Oct 4th, 2011 12:00pm

Co-op gears up for skiing

Season passes for Shames Mountain skiing this year start selling today.

  • Oct 3rd, 2011 10:00am

Terrace mayor elected for UBCM executive spot

Terrace's mayor Dave Pernarowski now holds an executive position with the Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM).

  • Sep 29th, 2011 6:00am

Smokers can quit for free starting Friday

Smokers who want to butt out can access free quit-smoking aids starting Friday.

  • Sep 27th, 2011 6:00am

Officer charged with criminal harassment

A Terrace-based RCMP officer was arrested and charged with criminal harassment.

  • Sep 26th, 2011 3:00pm

City hurries to finish road work before winter sets in

THE CITY hopes it can complete one last road repair project before winter closes in.

  • Sep 26th, 2011 7:00am

Local veteran to run for council

A CANADIAN Armed Forces veteran has announced he's running for a Terrace city council seat.

  • Sep 22nd, 2011 3:00pm

Armed forces veteran enters council race

A CANADIAN Armed Forces veteran has announced he's running for a Terrace city council seat.

  • Sep 22nd, 2011 7:00am

Sawmill presses case for stumpage fairness

Talks have started between the owners of a Kitwanga sawmill and B.C. after a July tax hike on logs raised red flags for industry leaders there.

  • Sep 21st, 2011 5:00pm