Ben Bogstie

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)
Terrace Skating Club members Ethan Kietzmann (left), Aaliyah Beeton (middle), and Maia Guerriero (right) skated away with gold medals at the virtual Cariboo North Central Regional Championships, held from Mar. 12 to Mar. 14, 2021. (Submitted Photo/Joanne Bartlett)

Terrace Skating Club claim three golds, 14 total medals at virtual regionals

Twenty Terrace skaters took part in 35 events at the Cariboo North Central Regional Championships

Terrace Skating Club members Ethan Kietzmann (left), Aaliyah Beeton (middle), and Maia Guerriero (right) skated away with gold medals at the virtual Cariboo North Central Regional Championships, held from Mar. 12 to Mar. 14, 2021. (Submitted Photo/Joanne Bartlett)
The Thornhill Fire Department responded to a fire at Ridgeway Farm and Feed, between Terrace and the Northwest Regional Airport on Tuesday, Mar. 16, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Thornhill Fire Dept. extinguishes blaze at Ridgeway’s Farm and Feed

Some damage to the building, no injuries or fire related damage to adjoining buildings

The Thornhill Fire Department responded to a fire at Ridgeway Farm and Feed, between Terrace and the Northwest Regional Airport on Tuesday, Mar. 16, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
RCMP are seeking information on a shooting incident that took place in Terrace on March 12, 2021. (Black Press file photo)

Terrace RCMP seeking information on shooting incident

Incident happened in the area of Greig Ave. and Apsley St. on Mar. 12, at around 1:00 a.m.

RCMP are seeking information on a shooting incident that took place in Terrace on March 12, 2021. (Black Press file photo)
Margo Peill moved to Terrace nearly seven years ago and started selling flowers from Fernweh Farmstead last spring. (Submitted Photo/Margo Peill)

Skeena Voices | The life of a flower farmer

Margo Peill started selling flowers from Fernweh Farmstead last year

Margo Peill moved to Terrace nearly seven years ago and started selling flowers from Fernweh Farmstead last spring. (Submitted Photo/Margo Peill)
There were 53 new COVID-19 cases recorded in the Terrace area between Feb. 28 and Mar. 6, 2021. (BC Centre for Disease Control)

COVID-19: Cases on the rise in Terrace area

Prince Rupert most affected area in the region

There were 53 new COVID-19 cases recorded in the Terrace area between Feb. 28 and Mar. 6, 2021. (BC Centre for Disease Control)
The Office of the Ombudsperson has declined the City of Terrace’s request to investigate Jessica McCallum-Miller’s resignation from council. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Ombudsperson declines Terrace’s request for McCallum-Miller investigation

City in discussions with Ministry of Municipal Affairs, Local Government Management Association

The Office of the Ombudsperson has declined the City of Terrace’s request to investigate Jessica McCallum-Miller’s resignation from council. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Coast Mountain College is in the process of determining which programs and courses will be in-person during the upcoming academic year. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Coast Mountain College plans to offer in-person courses this fall

Classrooms to be updated to support a combination of face-to-face and distance learning

Coast Mountain College is in the process of determining which programs and courses will be in-person during the upcoming academic year. (Black Press Media File Photo)