Jake Wray

(File graphic)

Man dies in Gitlaxt’aamiks (New Aiyansh) after being taken into police custody

IIO and BC Corners Service conducting independent investigations

(File graphic)
(File image)

Loud bang in Thornhill was controlled detonation of old explosives

Homeowner found the explosives while cleaning out shed

(File image)
The 2020 Virtual All Candidates’ Forum will be broadcast from the Terrace Standard office on Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 7:00 p.m. From left to right: Martin Holzbauer, Independent; Nicole Halbauer, BC NDP; and Ellis Ross, BC Liberals. (Black Press Media composite photo)

2020 Skeena all-candidates forum

Stream live here

The 2020 Virtual All Candidates’ Forum will be broadcast from the Terrace Standard office on Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 7:00 p.m. From left to right: Martin Holzbauer, Independent; Nicole Halbauer, BC NDP; and Ellis Ross, BC Liberals. (Black Press Media composite photo)
Skeena Voices | Living the simple life

Skeena Voices | Living the simple life

Donair truck owner wanted to spend more time with daughters

Skeena Voices | Living the simple life
Incumbent BC Liberal candidate Ellis Ross and BC NDP candidate Nicole Halbauer. (Black Press photo and BC NDP photo)

Skeena candidates talk COVID-19, economic recovery

Support all around for public health officer’s handling of pandemic so far

Incumbent BC Liberal candidate Ellis Ross and BC NDP candidate Nicole Halbauer. (Black Press photo and BC NDP photo)
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)

Inland port to be discussed at Oct. 9 council meeting

Meeting is for information only, not a public hearing, City says

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)
BC Liberal incumbent candidate Ellis Ross, left, and BC NDP candidate Nicole Halbauer, right, are vying for the Skeena riding seat in the Oct. 24 provincial election. (Black Press photo and BC NDP photo)
BC Liberal incumbent candidate Ellis Ross, left, and BC NDP candidate Nicole Halbauer, right, are vying for the Skeena riding seat in the Oct. 24 provincial election. (Black Press photo and BC NDP photo)
RCMP bust five impaired drivers in one day in Terrace and Kitimat

RCMP bust five impaired drivers in one day in Terrace and Kitimat

Police were doing road checks as part of distracted driving, seatbelt enforcement campaign

RCMP bust five impaired drivers in one day in Terrace and Kitimat
BC NDP leader John Horgan, left, takes in murals in downtown Terrace during a campaign stop Sept. 26, alongside Nicole Halbauer, BC NDP candidate for the Skeena riding. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

Horgan makes campaign stop in Terrace and Kitimat

BC NDP leader met with local First Nations leaders, reiterated campaign promises

BC NDP leader John Horgan, left, takes in murals in downtown Terrace during a campaign stop Sept. 26, alongside Nicole Halbauer, BC NDP candidate for the Skeena riding. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)
Facebook has threatened to ban news sharing in Australia. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg photo)

OPINION: Facebook has taken one step too far

Social network threatens to ban news in Australia, same could happen here

Facebook has threatened to ban news sharing in Australia. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg photo)
The Copperside Foods and Esso gas bar, seen here Sept. 18, could soon be home to a craft liquor distillery. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

Gas station on Kalum St. in Terrace might become craft liquor distillery

Gas station nearing the end of its lifespan

The Copperside Foods and Esso gas bar, seen here Sept. 18, could soon be home to a craft liquor distillery. (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)

Here’s the latest on the proposed inland port development process

UPDATE: City postpones discussion slated for Sept. 28 council meet, dedicated meeting to be held soon

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 black bear was seen rifling through an apartment dumpster near the Terrace & District Aquatic Centre on Sept. 15. There has been a sharp increase in bear/human conflicts and bear euthanizations in the Northwest this year, according to the B.C. Conservation Officers Service. (Facebook photo courtesy Paras Sharma)

Conflicts between humans and bears increase drastically in north coast B.C.

Lack of natural food driving bears toward towns

This black bear was seen rifling through an apartment dumpster near the Terrace & District Aquatic Centre on Sept. 15. There has been a sharp increase in bear/human conflicts and bear euthanizations in the Northwest this year, according to the B.C. Conservation Officers Service. (Facebook photo courtesy Paras Sharma)
Terrace RCMP are searching for a man suspected in a possible child-luring attempt. (File image)

Terrace RCMP searching for man in suspected child luring attempt

Boy was playing near George Little Park

Terrace RCMP are searching for a man suspected in a possible child-luring attempt. (File image)
Current Skeena MLA Ellis Ross, left, who is with the BC Liberals, and Nicole Halbauer, who is running for BC NDP candidate for Skeena. (Black Press photo and BC NDP photo)

Local Skeena candidates for the Oct. 24 snap election

Current BC Liberal MLA Ellis Ross will be running again, as will Nicole Halbauer for BC NDP

Current Skeena MLA Ellis Ross, left, who is with the BC Liberals, and Nicole Halbauer, who is running for BC NDP candidate for Skeena. (Black Press photo and BC NDP photo)
Nathan Cullen, former longtime NDP MP for the Skeena - Bulkley Valley riding, is seen here in a video released Sept. 17 announcing his intention to seek the provincial NDP nomination for the Stikine riding. (Twitter video screenshot)

Cullen announces bid for provincial NDP nomination for Stikine riding

Current MLA Donaldson not seeking re-election

Nathan Cullen, former longtime NDP MP for the Skeena - Bulkley Valley riding, is seen here in a video released Sept. 17 announcing his intention to seek the provincial NDP nomination for the Stikine riding. (Twitter video screenshot)
Demonstrators gathered beside Hwy 16 the afternoon of Sept. 9 for a Save Our Children protest against sexual abuse and sex trafficking. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

Save our Children demonstration held in Terrace

Advocates call for tougher sentences, more public information

Demonstrators gathered beside Hwy 16 the afternoon of Sept. 9 for a Save Our Children protest against sexual abuse and sex trafficking. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)
The film Monkey Beach is premiering at Tillicum Twin Theatres Sept. 24. (Tillicum Twin Theatres Facebook image)

Film to premiere at Tillicum Twin Theatres

Monkey Beach is set in Kitamaat Village, based on book by B.C. author

The film Monkey Beach is premiering at Tillicum Twin Theatres Sept. 24. (Tillicum Twin Theatres Facebook image)
Skeena MLA Ellis Ross crossing the Skeena River on his bike ride from Terrace to Kitimat. Sept. 16, 2020. (Peter Versteege photo)

MLA rides bike from Terrace to Kitimat

Ride was to raise awareness for cancer

Skeena MLA Ellis Ross crossing the Skeena River on his bike ride from Terrace to Kitimat. Sept. 16, 2020. (Peter Versteege photo)
Michelle Blackett, owner of the New Age Insights shop in downtown Terrace, shows off some of her wares, including a cauldron emblazoned with a pentagram, on Sept. 10. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Skeena Voices | Witchcraft nothing like in Hollywood movies

Owner of New Age Insights shop says Terrace has been a welcoming community

Michelle Blackett, owner of the New Age Insights shop in downtown Terrace, shows off some of her wares, including a cauldron emblazoned with a pentagram, on Sept. 10. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)