Ben Bogstie, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

April 2020 to March 2021 was the second wettest year on record since at least 1969, according to Environment Canada. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

VIDEO: Terrace records wettest spell in over a half-century

Terrace saw close to 1,500 millimetres of precipitation between April 2020 and March 2021

April 2020 to March 2021 was the second wettest year on record since at least 1969, according to Environment Canada. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Jennifer Kuehne is the Terrace Skating Club's director of skating and a certified coach. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Skeena Voices | Skating through life

Jennifer Kuehne is moving to Vernon after years of dedication to the Terrace Skating Club

Jennifer Kuehne is the Terrace Skating Club's director of skating and a certified coach. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Terrace Tim Hortons on Keith Ave. experienced a fire during the morning of April 4, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Nature of Tim Hortons fire made it difficult to detect: Deputy fire chief

Fire likely burned undetected inside a wall, resulting in extensive damage

Terrace Tim Hortons on Keith Ave. experienced a fire during the morning of April 4, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
There were 14 new COVID-19 cases in the Terrace area between Mar. 28 and April 3, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)

New COVID-19 cases in Terrace continue to decline

There were 14 new COVID-19 cases in the Terrace area between Mar. 28 and April 3

There were 14 new COVID-19 cases in the Terrace area between Mar. 28 and April 3, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)
The new 3,500 hectare conservancy in Tahltan territory is located next to Mount Edziza Provincial Park. (BC Parks Photo)

New conservancy protects sacred Tahltan land near Mount Edziza Provincial Park

Project is a collaboration between Skeena Resources, conservation groups and the TCG

The new 3,500 hectare conservancy in Tahltan territory is located next to Mount Edziza Provincial Park. (BC Parks Photo)
Erin O’Toole, Conservative Party of Canada leader, answered questions during a Terrace District Chamber of Commerce event on April 6, 2021. (Screenshot/Terrace District Chamber of Commerce Facebook)

Erin O’Toole discusses Terrace issues during virtual event

Federal Conservative leader answered questions during a Terrace & District Chamber of Commerce event

Erin O’Toole, Conservative Party of Canada leader, answered questions during a Terrace District Chamber of Commerce event on April 6, 2021. (Screenshot/Terrace District Chamber of Commerce Facebook)
Senior Company Dancers took home first place and trophy for their overall high score for their classical ballet peice “Charms,” choreographed by Jessica Ames. From left to right: Shyla Peden, Erin Axelson, Brenna Menz, Emma Lindsay, Kira MacDougall, Claire Makowski, and Savannah Haugan. (Submitted Photo/Molly Boyetchko)

Terrace’s Free Elements Dance Studio claims three trophies at first virtual competition

Numbers for the Prince George Dance Festival had to be re-choreographed for COVID-19 safety

Senior Company Dancers took home first place and trophy for their overall high score for their classical ballet peice “Charms,” choreographed by Jessica Ames. From left to right: Shyla Peden, Erin Axelson, Brenna Menz, Emma Lindsay, Kira MacDougall, Claire Makowski, and Savannah Haugan. (Submitted Photo/Molly Boyetchko)
Map of District Lot 373 from the March 2020 Cooperation Agreement between the Kitselas First Nation and the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine. (Screenshot/rdks.bc.ca)

Regional district, Kitselas First Nation reach agreement on land transfer

Parcel in the central horseshoe area of Thornhill to be transferred to Kitselas First Nation

Map of District Lot 373 from the March 2020 Cooperation Agreement between the Kitselas First Nation and the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine. (Screenshot/rdks.bc.ca)
Terrace Tim Hortons on Keith Ave. experienced a fire during the morning of April 4, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Fire at Terrace Tim Hortons on Keith Ave., no injuries

Fire began at around 3:40 a.m. on April 4

Terrace Tim Hortons on Keith Ave. experienced a fire during the morning of April 4, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Ron Poole donated a kidney to his daughter Ashley after she was diagnosed with IgA nephropathy. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Skeena Voices | Administrator and living kidney donor

Ron Poole is the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine’s CAO and a mentor to other kidney donors

Ron Poole donated a kidney to his daughter Ashley after she was diagnosed with IgA nephropathy. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
There were 20 new COVID-19 cases in the Terrace area between Mar. 21 and Mar. 27, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)

New COVID-19 cases drop by just over 30 per cent in Terrace area

There were 20 new cases in the Terrace LHA between Mar. 21 and Mar. 27, 2021

There were 20 new COVID-19 cases in the Terrace area between Mar. 21 and Mar. 27, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)
The CF Snowbirds were scheduled to perform at the Northwest Regional Airport this summer for the first time in 21 years. The July 21 show has been postponed until 2022 due to B.C.’s public health orders and the risks associated with crowds. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Northwest Regional Airshow postponed until 2022

Public health orders, risks associated with crowds cited as reasons for postponement

The CF Snowbirds were scheduled to perform at the Northwest Regional Airport this summer for the first time in 21 years. The July 21 show has been postponed until 2022 due to B.C.’s public health orders and the risks associated with crowds. (Black Press Media File Photo)
David Stam, 52, is the managing director of Foundry Terrace. He moved to the northwest after a lengthy career in youth justice and social services in Ontario. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Skeena Voices | Staying young by supporting youth

David Stam is the managing director of Foundry Terrace

David Stam, 52, is the managing director of Foundry Terrace. He moved to the northwest after a lengthy career in youth justice and social services in Ontario. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
There were 29 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Terrace between Mar. 14 and Mar. 20, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)

New COVID-19 cases increase in Terrace

There were 29 new COVID-19 cases in the Terrace area between Mar. 14 and Mar. 20

There were 29 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Terrace between Mar. 14 and Mar. 20, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)
A vehicle avoids a pothole on Lakelse Ave. in Terrace on Mar. 23, 2021. City crews have filled three times more potholes than usual this year. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Wet year in Terrace ‘perfect recipe for potholes’

City crews have filled three times more potholes than usual in 2021

A vehicle avoids a pothole on Lakelse Ave. in Terrace on Mar. 23, 2021. City crews have filled three times more potholes than usual this year. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Nurse Vicki Niemi administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to Joyce, 88, on Mar. 23, 2020 at the Terrace Sportsplex. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

VIDEO: A look inside Terrace’s COVID-19 vaccination clinic

Around 850 residents are expected to be vaccinated this week at the Terrace Sportsplex

Nurse Vicki Niemi administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to Joyce, 88, on Mar. 23, 2020 at the Terrace Sportsplex. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
On Mar. 21, Northern Health declared an end to the COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack Mine in northwestern B.C. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Northern Health declares end to Brucejack mine COVID-19 outbreak

There was a total of 51 cases, one death associated with the outbreak

On Mar. 21, Northern Health declared an end to the COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack Mine in northwestern B.C. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Peer support workers Keira Evans (left) and Paige Alexcee in Foundry Terrace’s interim location at 3219 Eby St. on Mar. 11, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Foundry Terrace officially opens

The centre offers a suite of youth support services at its interim location on Eby St.

Peer support workers Keira Evans (left) and Paige Alexcee in Foundry Terrace’s interim location at 3219 Eby St. on Mar. 11, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Suzy Carruthers is a cultural resource management consultant in Terrace with Kleanza Consulting Ltd. (Submitted Photo/ Suzy Carruthers)

Skeena Voices | Working for the home team

Suzy Carruthers is an archaeologist with Kleanza Consulting Ltd. in Terrace

Suzy Carruthers is a cultural resource management consultant in Terrace with Kleanza Consulting Ltd. (Submitted Photo/ Suzy Carruthers)
There were 23 COVID-19 cases reported in the Terrace local health area between Mar. 7 and Mar. 13, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)

Terrace area sees drop in COVID-19 cases

There were 23 new cases between Mar. 7 and Mar. 13, which is 30 cases fewer than the week before

There were 23 COVID-19 cases reported in the Terrace local health area between Mar. 7 and Mar. 13, 2021. (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control)