Jake Wray

Terrace Volunteer Firefighter George LeBleu, and his son Paetyn, also a volunteer firefighter, work the egg grill at the Terrace Fire Department’s annual pancake breakfast on July 1, 2019. George was recently commended for 20 years of exemplary service as a firefighter. (Rod Link/Terrace Standard)

Three Terrace firefighters receive commendations

Long and exemplary service recognized

Terrace Volunteer Firefighter George LeBleu, and his son Paetyn, also a volunteer firefighter, work the egg grill at the Terrace Fire Department’s annual pancake breakfast on July 1, 2019. George was recently commended for 20 years of exemplary service as a firefighter. (Rod Link/Terrace Standard)
Nisga'a rapper The Truth, also known as Ronnie Sampare, performs in 2017 alongside his brother and frequent collaborator Lyrical E, also known as Eric Sampare. (Ronnie Sampare Facebook photo)

Skeena Voices | ‘Everything relates around the smoke house’

Nisga’a rapper produces podcast in the Nass Valley

Nisga'a rapper The Truth, also known as Ronnie Sampare, performs in 2017 alongside his brother and frequent collaborator Lyrical E, also known as Eric Sampare. (Ronnie Sampare Facebook photo)
Terrace continues to have a high rate of COVID-19 infections per 100,000 people, according to this map which shows data from Jan. 17 to Jan. 23. (BC Centre for Disease Control)

59 new COVID-19 cases in Terrace area

Area continues to have a high rate of infections per 100,000 people

Terrace continues to have a high rate of COVID-19 infections per 100,000 people, according to this map which shows data from Jan. 17 to Jan. 23. (BC Centre for Disease Control)
Kitselas First Nation received a round of COVID-19 vaccine shots. (Kitselas First Nation image)

Kitselas receives COVID-19 vaccine

Delivery of vaccine was expedited after cluster of cases in community

Kitselas First Nation received a round of COVID-19 vaccine shots. (Kitselas First Nation image)
This image shows the Kitsumkalum community hall. The First Nation is about to head to the polls to elect a new council. (Brittany Gervais/Terrace Standard)

All-candidates forum planned for Kitsumkalum election

Virtual meeting set for evening of Feb. 8

This image shows the Kitsumkalum community hall. The First Nation is about to head to the polls to elect a new council. (Brittany Gervais/Terrace Standard)
Terrace RCMP recently doled out a fine to someone who violated COVID-19 restrictions. (File image)
Terrace RCMP recently doled out a fine to someone who violated COVID-19 restrictions. (File image)
Overdose calls spiked throughout B.C., including Terrace, in 2020. (BCEHS photo)
Overdose calls spiked throughout B.C., including Terrace, in 2020. (BCEHS photo)
Terrace continues to have a high rate of COVID-19 infections per 100,000 people, according to this map which shows data from Jan. 3 to Jan. 9. (BC Centre for Disease Control)

Terrace, Nisga’a regions continue to have high rate of COVID-19 cases

Two more exposure notices posted for Terrace schools

Terrace continues to have a high rate of COVID-19 infections per 100,000 people, according to this map which shows data from Jan. 3 to Jan. 9. (BC Centre for Disease Control)
This copper frog pendant was made by Jamika Aksidan, a young Nisga’a artist who was recently recognized with an award for her work. (Photo courtesy Nisga’a Museum)

Nisga’a youth artist wins award

Award includes $500, exhibition in Nisga’a Museum

This copper frog pendant was made by Jamika Aksidan, a young Nisga’a artist who was recently recognized with an award for her work. (Photo courtesy Nisga’a Museum)
This concept artwork from July 2020 shows the inland port planned for the former Skeena Cellulose mill site in Terrace. (Image courtesy Hatha Callis, Progressive Ventures Group)

Terrace city council approves inland port OCP amendments

Project still requires zoning bylaw, development permit to continue

This concept artwork from July 2020 shows the inland port planned for the former Skeena Cellulose mill site in Terrace. (Image courtesy Hatha Callis, Progressive Ventures Group)
Project engineer Elise Chow-Stiefvater works on Coastal GasLink’s Kitimat site. (Coastal GasLink)

Free industrial construction training to be offered in Terrace, Kitimat

First aid, WHMIS, other certifications offered during two-week course

Project engineer Elise Chow-Stiefvater works on Coastal GasLink’s Kitimat site. (Coastal GasLink)
This map shows the route that a procession of emergency vehicles will take through Terrace at 5 p.m. tonight, Jan. 8, 2021. The procession is intended as a show of support for health care and other front-line workers. (City of Terrace image)

Procession of emergency vehicles to pass through Terrace this evening

Event is a show of support for health care and other front-line workers

This map shows the route that a procession of emergency vehicles will take through Terrace at 5 p.m. tonight, Jan. 8, 2021. The procession is intended as a show of support for health care and other front-line workers. (City of Terrace image)
Mills Memorial Hospital is busier with COVID-19 patients now than at any other time in the pandemic. This photo shows the hospital in April 2020, during the early days of the pandemic. (File photo)
Mills Memorial Hospital is busier with COVID-19 patients now than at any other time in the pandemic. This photo shows the hospital in April 2020, during the early days of the pandemic. (File photo)
This map represents the latest local breakdown of new COVID-19 cases throughout B.C., including the Nisga'a and Terrace jurisdictions, covering Dec. 27 to Jan. 2 (BCCDC image)

Latest data shows substantial number of new COVID-19 cases in Terrace area

Area has high rate per 100,000 people, rivalling Surrey, Abbotsford

This map represents the latest local breakdown of new COVID-19 cases throughout B.C., including the Nisga'a and Terrace jurisdictions, covering Dec. 27 to Jan. 2 (BCCDC image)
This tree toppled onto an unoccupied home at the corner of Clinton St. and Park Ave. in Terrace the night of Jan. 2, 2021. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

Big tree falls on Terrace house

Nobody hurt during incident

This tree toppled onto an unoccupied home at the corner of Clinton St. and Park Ave. in Terrace the night of Jan. 2, 2021. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

COVID-19 case numbers continue to climb in Terrace area

Area had one of highest rates in B.C. per 100,000 people

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Environment Canada anticpates a winter storm in the Terrace and Kitimat area tonight, Dec. 31. This image from a snow storm earlier this year shows snow accumulating on Lakelse Ave. in Terrace on Nov. 17, 2020. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

Winter storm expected for Terrace, Kitimat

Environment Canada says 15 to 25 cm of snow will fall overnight

Environment Canada anticpates a winter storm in the Terrace and Kitimat area tonight, Dec. 31. This image from a snow storm earlier this year shows snow accumulating on Lakelse Ave. in Terrace on Nov. 17, 2020. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)
A COVID-19 exposure at Caledonia Secondary School in Terrace took place between Dec. 1 and Dec. 2, according to a letter from Northern Health posted on the Coast Mountains School District 82 website. (Jake Wray/ Terrace Standard)

Four more exposure notices posted for Terrace schools

In total, ten Terrace schools have been exposed

A COVID-19 exposure at Caledonia Secondary School in Terrace took place between Dec. 1 and Dec. 2, according to a letter from Northern Health posted on the Coast Mountains School District 82 website. (Jake Wray/ Terrace Standard)
This concept artwork from July 2020 shows the inland port planned for the former Skeena Cellulose mill site in Terrace. (Image courtesy Hatha Callis, Progressive Ventures Group)
This concept artwork from July 2020 shows the inland port planned for the former Skeena Cellulose mill site in Terrace. (Image courtesy Hatha Callis, Progressive Ventures Group)
Two more COVID-19 exposures have been reported at Terrace schools, including Caledonia Secondary School. (Jake Wray/ Terrace Standard)

Two more COVID-19 exposures reported at Terrace schools

Eight Terrace schools exposed so far

Two more COVID-19 exposures have been reported at Terrace schools, including Caledonia Secondary School. (Jake Wray/ Terrace Standard)