Janine Workman

Hockey history for local player

Terrace’s Kenny Nordstrom has gone first in round one of the inaugural 15-year-old draft for the B.C. Hockey League.

Student enrolment slide slowing

YEARS OF declining student enrolment may be ending, says a senior official with the Coast Mountains School District.

A group of students stand in front of Caledonia Senior Secondary School yelling 'walk out

Day three of school walkouts

Secondary school student walkouts protesting the loss of recess in the Coast Mountains school district have continued for the third day in a row in Terrace.

A group of students stand in front of Caledonia Senior Secondary School yelling 'walk out
Bryan Gascon prepares to drop the puck as Terrace professional firefighter Lawrence Stella

Guns and Hoses gear up for round three

The third annual Guns and Hoses charity hockey game will take place Nov. 4.

Bryan Gascon prepares to drop the puck as Terrace professional firefighter Lawrence Stella
Here is Heather and Julia Bowles outside their newly purchased ice cream shop on Millennium Trail.

New owners for Chill

Chill Soda Shop has been sold, and the new owners are brimming with plans for the store.

Here is Heather and Julia Bowles outside their newly purchased ice cream shop on Millennium Trail.
Here is Terry Monture

Local coach inspires players

With a resumé spanning a junior world champion weight lifter, Team BC lacrosse, university hockey and soccer and most recently a player in the WHL, Terry Monture has been coaching youths in Terrace for upwards of 27 years.

Here is Terry Monture
Here is Haydn Evans running with the ball for Team Canada during the 2011 World Junior Commonwealth Games

Terrace rugby player competes with Team Canada

A terrace rugby player has journeyed overseas as the youngest member of Team Canada for the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games.

Here is Haydn Evans running with the ball for Team Canada during the 2011 World Junior Commonwealth Games
Rock Collison marks log while trimming bark at the Timber Baron work site.

Shortage of forest workers in the area

It’s not finding a market for raw logs that’s occupying the president of Timber Baron nowadays, but finding the qualified people needed for the work at hand.

Rock Collison marks log while trimming bark at the Timber Baron work site.
Here is Cst. Trevor Mack with the three medals he won in the air rifle events at the World Police and Fire Games in New York City.

Golden shooting for RCMP officer

A local RCMP officer has traveled to New York City to represent himself, and the country.

Here is Cst. Trevor Mack with the three medals he won in the air rifle events at the World Police and Fire Games in New York City.
Here is Allan Heinricks. who just won a gold medal at the Canadian National Armwrestling championships

Armwrestler slams national gold finish

Local Armwrestler Allan Heinricks has once again proved his power on the national stage, earning gold in the Grand Masters category at Canadian Nationals in Ottawa Sept. 2 – 5.

Here is Allan Heinricks. who just won a gold medal at the Canadian National Armwrestling championships
MASSIVE rock is being used to make repairs to the District of Stewart's diking system.

Flood-battered dikes repaired in Stewart

THE PROVINCIAL government is paying the $620,000 cost of making emergency repairs to the District of Stewart's diking system.

MASSIVE rock is being used to make repairs to the District of Stewart's diking system.

Drag racer enjoyed Terrace

A well known drag racer from Kelowna, who spent time in Terrace, has passed away after his race car was unable to stop at speeds of more than 200 km per hour.

THE letter ‘X’ no longer marks the landing spot for helicopters at Mills Memorial Hospital

Hospital helipad taken out of service

MILLS MEMORIAL Hospital has been with out the use of its helipad for nine months, and those involved say emergency services have not been affected in Terrace.

THE letter ‘X’ no longer marks the landing spot for helicopters at Mills Memorial Hospital
MAVIS and Ron Ramsey are helping seniors pay for their prescription medications.

Couple helps struggling seniors

When a Thornhill resident and his wife found out about local seniors struggling to pay for prescriptions, they decided to do something about it and have been quietly helping out in their own way ever since.

MAVIS and Ron Ramsey are helping seniors pay for their prescription medications.
Ethan Kenmuir

Volleyball clinics offer a head start on season

Thompson Rivers University teamed up with a life-long volleyball athlete to host a volleyball clinic in Terrace last week.

Ethan Kenmuir
Here are mother and daughter Donna Graf and Maxine Smallwood with their medals after competing in the 2011 Seniors Games held in the West Kootenays Aug. 17 - 20. Graf won herself three silvers and a bronze at the Games. Smallwood

North coast seniors find success at 2011 Games

The northwest was well represented at the 2011 BC Seniors Games, as 60 athletes have returned home with 40 medals.

Here are mother and daughter Donna Graf and Maxine Smallwood with their medals after competing in the 2011 Seniors Games held in the West Kootenays Aug. 17 - 20. Graf won herself three silvers and a bronze at the Games. Smallwood
Neil Kolterman and Tom Brand work together on the beginnings of a bridge for the new Steinhoe trail

Steinhoe trail forges 1km ahead

Work is well underway on a new biking and hiking route just north of town.

Neil Kolterman and Tom Brand work together on the beginnings of a bridge for the new Steinhoe trail
Colleen Haddad pitches in during the Aug. 4 clean up of Hurley Creek where members of the local rod and gun club

Work starts to clean up Hurley Creek

Concerns for fish living in Thornhill’s Hurley Creek have prompted action, but questions remain about what is polluting the urban stream.

Colleen Haddad pitches in during the Aug. 4 clean up of Hurley Creek where members of the local rod and gun club
Dragon boaters participate in the Aug. 5 'Get Dragon Boating’ event held at the Furlong Bay boat launch.

Dragon boaters stay active on the water

Terrace keeps its hand in the ancient but growing sport of dragon boating, as the Lakelse Dragon Boat society gets set to end its season with a regatta on the waters of Lakelse Lake, Sept. 10.

Dragon boaters participate in the Aug. 5 'Get Dragon Boating’ event held at the Furlong Bay boat launch.

Terrace hockey player advances towards WHL

Terrace’s Luke Gordon is on the ice in Calgary, and one step closer to his goal of a spot on the 2011/2012 roster for the Hitmen, a Western Hockey League team.