Janine Workman

Local players excel at major midget camp

Two of Terrace’s minor hockey players have made it past round one of the Cariboo Cougars selection camp Aug. 5-7.

Here is Mario Furtado hard at work at Skeena Glass and Rhino Linings August 2.

Skilled workers needed in northwest

As Terrace looks toward a resurgence in regional industry, and a predicted labour shortage looms over B.C., skilled workers will be in demand, say those close to the situation.

Here is Mario Furtado hard at work at Skeena Glass and Rhino Linings August 2.

Travel costs drive up expenses

SPENDING is higher for northern Members of the Legislative Assembly because of travel costs, says Skeena NDP MLA Robin Austin.

Trustee seats reduced

COAST MOUNTAINS School District has received provincial approval to reduce by two the number of its trustees.

Here is Lisa Skrabyk

North Coast Nightmares search for new home base

The North Coast Nightmares roller derby team will be out of a place to practice come September, and are putting out a call for help as the team searches for a new home.

Here is Lisa Skrabyk
FORMER Skeena Junior vice principal Dave Crawley has a new job.

Dave Crawley almost retires

The former vice-principal at Skeena Junior Secondary School says he almost made it into retirement.

FORMER Skeena Junior vice principal Dave Crawley has a new job.
Here is Clint Hartman catching some wind on the Douglas Channel in Kitimat.

Local kiteboarders ride rivers, oceans and lakes

A core group of Terrace locals have been harnessing the power of wind on water, ice and snow as they take part in the world-wide growing sport of kiteboarding

Here is Clint Hartman catching some wind on the Douglas Channel in Kitimat.

Games for everyone

RIVERBOAT DAYS will have a new event this year as a games from around the world day is being organized to showcase some multicultural fun and promote interactions between the ages.

Here is Wade Flaherty who recently accepted a position as head goalie coach for the Winnipeg Jets.

Former resident named goalie coach in NHL

A former Terrace resident has joined the coaching staff of the newly-formed Winnipeg Jets NHL team.

Here is Wade Flaherty who recently accepted a position as head goalie coach for the Winnipeg Jets.
Here is Walker Main and Adam Linteris during the July 16 match between the Terrace Northmen and the Prince Rupert Seamen on the field of Northwest Community College.

Northmen prove best in northwest rugby

It was the Terrace Northmen up against the Prince Rupert Seamen in the North West League trophy battle July 16 at Northwest Community College, and Terrace did not disappoint, winning the match 54 – 14.

Here is Walker Main and Adam Linteris during the July 16 match between the Terrace Northmen and the Prince Rupert Seamen on the field of Northwest Community College.
Here are some TORCA members out for a group ride July 14.

Cyclists prepare for century ride

The Terrace Off Road Cycling Association will be hosting its annual Skeena River Challenge Sunday, August 7.

Here are some TORCA members out for a group ride July 14.
Here is Susan Moldenhauer as she crosses the finish line after running 50 km on the Knee Knacker North Shore Trail run.

Terrace runner tackles Knee Knacker

Spanning a distance of 50 km over four mountains, through creeks, boulders, snow and skree, the Knee Knacker ultra-marathon is aptly named, as it is not for the faint of heart.

Here is Susan Moldenhauer as she crosses the finish line after running 50 km on the Knee Knacker North Shore Trail run.

Seniors prepare for provincial games

Seniors in the area are getting ready to take on the BC Senior Games.

High school students Genna Leeson and Jillian Kofoed take a peek at an engine during a tour of the Northwest Community College campus July 13.

High school students test drive college life

High school students got a taste of college life last week when 29 of them came for a two-night stay at Terrace’s Northwest Community College (NWCC).

High school students Genna Leeson and Jillian Kofoed take a peek at an engine during a tour of the Northwest Community College campus July 13.
Meghan Sinclair during the running portion of the duathlon.

Chilly temperatures fail to dampen Barkman

Athletes braved chilly waters, cycled for kilometres and ran their hearts out during the sixth annual Barkmen tournament at Furlong Bay on Lakelse Lake July 3.

Meghan Sinclair during the running portion of the duathlon.
Darrin Rigo shows off the fishing rod and tackle box equipment that is now available on loan from the Terrace visitor information centre.

Angling lending program takes off

The Terrace visitor information centre will be assisting anglers this summer as it is now ready to loan out fishing rods and tackle boxes for anyone looking to hook a few fish.

Darrin Rigo shows off the fishing rod and tackle box equipment that is now available on loan from the Terrace visitor information centre.
Here is Speedway president Terry Reinert in the number 68 mustang during the July 9th races out at the Terrace Speedway track.

Racing down the Speedway

The July 9th races at the Terrace Speedway had a great turnout says president of the association Terry Reinert.

Here is Speedway president Terry Reinert in the number 68 mustang during the July 9th races out at the Terrace Speedway track.
Here is Ed Ansems holding the medals he recently was awarded after wining his age group for the Scotia Bank half marathon in Vancouver June 26.

Local runner wins half marathon

It would be a year and a day after undergoing heart surgery that Ed Ansems ran to a first place finish for his age group in a half marathon.

Here is Ed Ansems holding the medals he recently was awarded after wining his age group for the Scotia Bank half marathon in Vancouver June 26.
Here is Tony Moore pointing out where the proposed new  bike  trail will go on Terrace Mountain. The Terrace Off Road Cycling Association has secured provincial money to create some short- term jobs while building the new Steinhoe trail on Terrace Mountain.

New bike trail creates jobs on the mountain

Changes are on the horizon for Terrace Mountain as provincial grant money has come through to build another bike trail.

Here is Tony Moore pointing out where the proposed new  bike  trail will go on Terrace Mountain. The Terrace Off Road Cycling Association has secured provincial money to create some short- term jobs while building the new Steinhoe trail on Terrace Mountain.

Cal Secondary school ranked in the middle

The Fraser Institute has released its 2009/2010 Report Card on secondary school performance in the province, and Terrace has once again placed in the middle of the pack.