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Passengers disembark from an Air Canada flight at the Northwest Regional Airport (XYT) in Terrace. In Jan. 2021, just over 7,000 passengers used the airport. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Passenger numbers drop again at Northwest Regional Airport

Just over 7,000 passengers used the airport in Jan. 2021

Passengers disembark from an Air Canada flight at the Northwest Regional Airport (XYT) in Terrace. In Jan. 2021, just over 7,000 passengers used the airport. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Children in Costa Rica open Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. People in Terrace packed a total of 1,021 boxes. (Frank King/Samaritan’s Purse Canada)

Over 1,000 Christmas shoeboxes from Terrace on the way to Central America, Africa

Canadians packed just under 375,000 boxes for Operation Christmas Child this year

Children in Costa Rica open Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. People in Terrace packed a total of 1,021 boxes. (Frank King/Samaritan’s Purse Canada)
Northern Health has issued exposure notices for six Terrace schools in February so far. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

COVID-19 exposure notices issued for several schools in Terrace

UPDATE: Seven Terrace area schools have had exposures listed in February

Northern Health has issued exposure notices for six Terrace schools in February so far. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Construction is ongoing on Coast Mountain College’s new student housing complex, Feb. 3, 2020. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

College construction stands out in January 2021 Terrace building permit report

Student housing permit has highest construction value of the past 10 years

Construction is ongoing on Coast Mountain College’s new student housing complex, Feb. 3, 2020. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Northern Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack mine, 65 km north of Stewart on Feb. 11, 2021. (Pretivm Photo)
Northern Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack Mine, 65 kilometres north of Stewart on Feb. 11, 2021. (Pretivm Photo)

Northern Health declares COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack Mine

So far, 22 people have tested positive in association with the outbreak, 17 cases are active

Northern Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack mine, 65 km north of Stewart on Feb. 11, 2021. (Pretivm Photo)
Northern Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Brucejack Mine, 65 kilometres north of Stewart on Feb. 11, 2021. (Pretivm Photo)
Cal Albright in his Elvis costume (centre) outside of the Kermode Friendship Society building on Park Ave. in Terrace. (Cal Albright, 2019/Facebook)

Skeena Voices | A natural builder

Cal Albright, Kermode Friendship Centre executive director departs to Surrey

Cal Albright in his Elvis costume (centre) outside of the Kermode Friendship Society building on Park Ave. in Terrace. (Cal Albright, 2019/Facebook)
Members of the Terrace Fire Department undertook Emergency Medical Responder training Feb. 1 to Feb. 5. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

‘A great feat’: Terrace fire department undergoes fire-based medical training

Firefighters will be able to perform pre-hospital medicine

Members of the Terrace Fire Department undertook Emergency Medical Responder training Feb. 1 to Feb. 5. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Group 17 in Terrace and Area set up at George Little Park during Riverboat Days 2019. (The Group 17 - Sustainable Development Goals: Terrace and area/ Facebook)

New online tool aims to help people in Terrace change the world

Group 17 in Terrace is launching its Sustainable Development Goals Toolbox Feb. 11

Group 17 in Terrace and Area set up at George Little Park during Riverboat Days 2019. (The Group 17 - Sustainable Development Goals: Terrace and area/ Facebook)
A COVID-19 exposure has been recorded at Centennial Christian School in Terrace. The exposure occurred Jan. 27 to Jan. 29, 2021. (Centennial Christian School/Facebook)

COVID-19 exposure notice issued for Centennial Christian School in Terrace

Exposure notice is the fifth issued for Centennial Christian School since the start of January

A COVID-19 exposure has been recorded at Centennial Christian School in Terrace. The exposure occurred Jan. 27 to Jan. 29, 2021. (Centennial Christian School/Facebook)
For the second time in a week, Kitimat General Hospital is facing allegations of racism resulting in death. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Kitimat General Hospital under fire for second allegation of racism ending in death

Naomi Bracken says her son died after being told to leave Kitimat hospital despite chest pains

For the second time in a week, Kitimat General Hospital is facing allegations of racism resulting in death. (Black Press Media File Photo)
The Terrace RCMP released its 2020 fourth quarter report. Total files were down 10 per cent in 2020 compared to 2019. (File photo)

Terrace RCMP deliver Q4 report

Terrace RCMP investigated close to 3,000 files from Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, 2020

The Terrace RCMP released its 2020 fourth quarter report. Total files were down 10 per cent in 2020 compared to 2019. (File photo)
Quinn Mulder handles the puck behind the net in a Manitoba Junior Hockey League game in 2020. (Danielle Gordon-Broome/Swan Valley Stampeders)

Terrace hockey player excels during first season in Manitoba

Quinn Mulder leads the Manitoba Junior Hockey League in rookie scoring

Quinn Mulder handles the puck behind the net in a Manitoba Junior Hockey League game in 2020. (Danielle Gordon-Broome/Swan Valley Stampeders)
A COVID-19 exposure has been recorded at Centennial Christian School in Terrace. The exposure occurred Jan. 26 and Jan. 27, 2021. (Centennial Christian School Facebook photo)

COVID-19 exposure notice issued for Centennial Christian School in Terrace

Exposure notice is the fourth issued for Centennial Christian School since the start of January

A COVID-19 exposure has been recorded at Centennial Christian School in Terrace. The exposure occurred Jan. 26 and Jan. 27, 2021. (Centennial Christian School Facebook photo)
Nielsen (right) presents a copy of March Forth, a book written by Trevor and Debbie Greene about their experience with a traumatic brain injury, to Margo Schiller (left) head librarian at the Terrace Public Library in 2012. (Terrace Standard File Photo)

Skeena Voices | ‘When I do things it’s not just for me’

Yvonne Nielsen is a brain injury survivor and a nationally recognized advocate

Nielsen (right) presents a copy of March Forth, a book written by Trevor and Debbie Greene about their experience with a traumatic brain injury, to Margo Schiller (left) head librarian at the Terrace Public Library in 2012. (Terrace Standard File Photo)
The Terrace Scotiabank on Lakelse Ave. has closed its teller services until Monday, Feb. 8, as a COVID-19 precaution. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Terrace Scotiabank halts teller services as COVID-19 precaution

Customers can still make appointments with an advisor, use automated machines

The Terrace Scotiabank on Lakelse Ave. has closed its teller services until Monday, Feb. 8, as a COVID-19 precaution. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
People in the Terrace area can learn more about the current and future housing situation during community engagement sessions on Wednesday and Thursday this week. (Black Press Media File Photo)

City of Terrace, regional district offering two info sessions on the future of housing this week

People can ask questions about the Greater Terrace Housing Needs Report

People in the Terrace area can learn more about the current and future housing situation during community engagement sessions on Wednesday and Thursday this week. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Residents of Copperside Estates east of Terrace created a petition asking the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine to consider taking control of their local water system. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Copperside Estates residents petition regional district to take over water system

Residents’ claim the community needs a new well is disputed by water system owner

Residents of Copperside Estates east of Terrace created a petition asking the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine to consider taking control of their local water system. (Black Press Media File Photo)
The Nisga’a state of local emergency expired at midnight on Jan. 26, and the Nisga’a Emergency Preparedness Committee decided that an extension was not required. (Nigsa’a Lisims Government)

Nisga’a state of local emergency lifted

Nisga’a Valley Health Authority reported zero new COVID-19 cases Jan. 25, 26, or 27.

The Nisga’a state of local emergency expired at midnight on Jan. 26, and the Nisga’a Emergency Preparedness Committee decided that an extension was not required. (Nigsa’a Lisims Government)
Northern Health has issued COVID-19 exposure notices for Uplands Elementary School and Centennial Christian School in Terrace. (COVID-19/ CDC Image)

Two more COVID-19 exposure notices issued for schools in Terrace

Exposures took place at Uplands Elementary School and Centennial Christian School

Northern Health has issued COVID-19 exposure notices for Uplands Elementary School and Centennial Christian School in Terrace. (COVID-19/ CDC Image)
Residents of Two-Mile and South Hazelton will have a final opportunity to have their say about proposed zoning amendments for their communities at a second public hearing on Jan. 27, at 6:00 p.m.. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Public hearing approaches for controversial Hazelton area zoning amendments

Public hearing will be conducted online due to COVID-19 pandemic

Residents of Two-Mile and South Hazelton will have a final opportunity to have their say about proposed zoning amendments for their communities at a second public hearing on Jan. 27, at 6:00 p.m.. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)