Michael Bramadat-Willcock

CPA President Tom Stamatakis. (Tom Stamatakis/Twitter)

Police association president supports decriminalization but says it won’t curb crime in B.C.

CPA president says B.C. minister misrepresented police decriminalization stance

CPA President Tom Stamatakis. (Tom Stamatakis/Twitter)
Cedar bark ribbon cutting marks opening of new skills training centre June 30 at Kitselas. Chief Glenn Bennett, Sierra Spencer, Isabelle McKee and Kitselas Band Council member CJ Bennett-Nabess. (Submitted photo/Sarah Zimmerman)

New skills training centre opens its doors in Kitselas

Anyone living in northwest B.C. can access new training and employment

Cedar bark ribbon cutting marks opening of new skills training centre June 30 at Kitselas. Chief Glenn Bennett, Sierra Spencer, Isabelle McKee and Kitselas Band Council member CJ Bennett-Nabess. (Submitted photo/Sarah Zimmerman)
CUPE represents approximately 110 city workers in Terrace. (File Photo/Terrace Standard)

City union negotiates nearly 3 per cent salary increase

Union president says agreement means continued stability

CUPE represents approximately 110 city workers in Terrace. (File Photo/Terrace Standard)
Charman Smith at a press conference last year via Zoom from Turkey. (Screenshot)

OPINION: Yukon woman imprisoned in Turkey deserves better

First Nations woman in dire straights abroad gets scant help from our government

Charman Smith at a press conference last year via Zoom from Turkey. (Screenshot)
A man prepares heroin he bought on the street to be injected. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

UPDATE: New drug checking machine available in Terrace

The machine allows people to check what’s in their drugs

A man prepares heroin he bought on the street to be injected. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
A BC Transit bus parked at a stop in front of Skeena Mall. (Ben Bogstie)

Route changes coming to Terrace regional transit system

The local Terrace and Thornhill routes are being renumbered

A BC Transit bus parked at a stop in front of Skeena Mall. (Ben Bogstie)
Skeena MLA Ellis Ross. (Photo by Peter Versteege)

Skeena MLA says decriminalization sends the wrong message

MLA for Skeena Ellis Ross wants a bigger conversation around the harm caused by illicit drugs

Skeena MLA Ellis Ross. (Photo by Peter Versteege)
Terrace city hall was proposed by staff as the best option for an overnight homeless camp. (File Photo/Terrace Standard)

Terrace city hall proposed as site for overnight tent city

City hall front lawn “the most logical place” for outdoor shelter space

Terrace city hall was proposed by staff as the best option for an overnight homeless camp. (File Photo/Terrace Standard)
Dery Gurnsey lifts the hood of his 1964 Chevrolet C-10. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

PHOTOS: Dads talk cars at Terrace museum

Dads do what they love at Skeena Valley Racers Father’s Day car show

Dery Gurnsey lifts the hood of his 1964 Chevrolet C-10. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)
Activities for children included face painting, tug-of-war and a bike parade. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

Terrace celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day

“We’re celebrating that we’re still here,” Lisa Lawley.

Activities for children included face painting, tug-of-war and a bike parade. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)
The Terrace Special Olympics team and RCMP faced off in a friendly game of soccer on June 16 at the Veritas Catholic School field. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

Community connects through Special Olympics

Terrace Special Olympics team builds community connections through sports

The Terrace Special Olympics team and RCMP faced off in a friendly game of soccer on June 16 at the Veritas Catholic School field. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)
Police officer kneeling to talk to child on a bike about bike safety. (Submitted/Terrace RCMP)

Terrace Bike Rodeo ramps up community spirit

Community Bike Rodeo event ‘nothing short of a success’

Police officer kneeling to talk to child on a bike about bike safety. (Submitted/Terrace RCMP)
Fire as seen by a morning commuter. (Submitted photo/ Trent West-Johnson)

Fire impacts Terrace encampment by CN railway tracks

“I noticed the entire camp was on fire going by,” says morning commuter.

Fire as seen by a morning commuter. (Submitted photo/ Trent West-Johnson)
Emergency repairs on Frank Street are now complete. (City of Terrace)

Terrace lifts state of emergency, Ferry Island to reopen Wednesday

Frank Street reopened as emergency repairs complete

Emergency repairs on Frank Street are now complete. (City of Terrace)
This chihuahua was among the animals rescued in Fort St. James. (BC SPCA)

BC SPCA seize 123 neglected animals in Fort St. James, 130 found dead in Vanderhoof

A staggering 120 cats and three small dogs were taken from the property

This chihuahua was among the animals rescued in Fort St. James. (BC SPCA)
The City of Terrace declared a state of local emergency starting from June 9 to complete repairs to Frank Street as the flood risk forecast continues to decrease. (Rod Link/Terrace Standard)

Evacuation alerts rescinded for New Remo, Old Remo, Dutch Valley and Usk

Residents are asked to remain vigilant around moving water as conditions can change

The City of Terrace declared a state of local emergency starting from June 9 to complete repairs to Frank Street as the flood risk forecast continues to decrease. (Rod Link/Terrace Standard)
Provincial Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Sheila Malcolmson (Black Press file)

UPDATE: Sobering centre, complex-care housing coming to northern B.C.

The province is funding a new sobering and assessment centre in Prince George

Provincial Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Sheila Malcolmson (Black Press file)
Premier John Horgan with Sharon Greenway, a Newcrest Mining employee and Tahltan Band Councillor Rocky Jackson at Red Chris mine June 9. (Submitted photo)

B.C. Premier John Horgan makes historic visit to Tahltan Nation

First premier to visit the region in more than 30 years

Premier John Horgan with Sharon Greenway, a Newcrest Mining employee and Tahltan Band Councillor Rocky Jackson at Red Chris mine June 9. (Submitted photo)
Skeena Middle School. (Quinn Bender/Terrace Standard)

Alleged threat at Skeena Middle School found unsubstantiated

The situation was handled by school staff and RCMP were not involved

Skeena Middle School. (Quinn Bender/Terrace Standard)
Members of the Sikh community who helped fundraise for the Dr. R.E.M. Lee Hospital Foundation in Terrace. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

Sikh community raises $20,000 for dementia support

The Skeena Gursikh Society raised the money to help fund important new bathing facilities

Members of the Sikh community who helped fundraise for the Dr. R.E.M. Lee Hospital Foundation in Terrace. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)