Margaret Speirs

Terrace, B.C. schools safer with speed signs

The walk to and from school is now safer for students at Skeena Middle School thanks to speed indicator signs paid for by crime money

Bid to host Aboriginal youth hockey championships moves forward

Terrace council votes in favour of waving the arena fees for the seven days of the tournament

After 30 years, Coast Mountains School District replaces bus service provider

As of June 30, First Canada ULC bus lines will end its contract with the district and Diversified Transportation Ltd. will take over

Local man enters river in dramatic rescue bid

Rescue takes place after three people were in an accident

Thornhill group charts own path for the future

Monthly meetings explore various ways to govern the community

Advertisement method draws ire of northwestern B.C. residents

What looks to be two totem poles used to display sign

Unattended item on stove ignites fire in Terrace, BC

An Easter weekend stove top fire burned enough of a kitchen that a family couldn't move back in.

Terrace B.C. coffee drinkers put on notice

RCMP will be monitoring traffic at the Tim Hortons Keith Ave. location where drive-through traffic routinely spills out into the street

Man sent to jail for breaching court order

Leonard Parnell had originally been sentence to house arrest in Terrace, B.C.

Terrace Search and Rescue seeks new sonar equipment

The equipment is needed when searching in deep waters

Kitimat murderer sentenced to life in prison

A Terrace man convicted of the second-degree murder of a Kitimat woman will not have the chance to get out of jail until he's in his 30s.

Sewer system coming to Thornhill, B.C.

Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine board votes in favour of amending two bylaws about the sewer system and its financing

Thornhill calls out to potential volunteer firefighters

Threat of increased house insurance rates partly driving need, says Terrace's neighbouring community

City of Terrace to hike garbage collection fee

Garbage and recycling collection rates will more than double as the city seeks to cover increased costs

Just stop it, says regional district board to group opposing dump plan

Kitimat-Stikine regional district directors are seeking legal advice to stop what they say is a continual flow of harassment

Thornhill’s future might include joining Terrace, suggests province

Thornhill regional district director disappointed with provincial stance

Terrace man charged with smuggling stun guns into the country will pay fine

The man said he thought everything could be bought online legally

Government ordered to return civil forfeiture money to couple

Terrace couple Darrell Genaille and Desiree Bolton will see over $10,000 returned to them

Kitimat-Stikine regional district directors vote themselves a raise

After nine years, directors will see increases in their expenses and have meeting attendance fees converted to annual payments

Terrace needs more volunteer firefighters

The fire department is short about 10 volunteers from people moving on or retiring