Rod Link

Overall house sales drop in the northwest

COVID-19 pandemic slowed market activity

New rec site designated in the Nass Valley

Unregulated activity a concern to Lisims government

Police investigate July 2 homicide in Houston

Man succumbed to injuries at Pearson Road residence

Surgeries in Northern Health area returning to pre-pandemic levels

Backlog of surgeries in area could take two years to clear

Grants boost cycling, walking opportunities in Terrace

One project will extend Grand Trunk Pathway west to Kitsumkalum

Missing woman found deceased

Leah Quash was reported last seen the evening of June 15

BC Hydro studying new power connection in northwest B.C.

Would supply hydro-electric power to planned LNG plant at Kitimat

Student food pack demand soars because of school closure

Starfish program now delivers food to students’ homes

Downtown anti-social behaviour needs to be controlled

And better COVID-19 prevention measures needed

Former Sentinel editor Malcolm Baxter passes away

Remembered for his humour and his teaching of young journalists in Kitimat and Terrace

Federal grant helping Salvation Army meet local need

Level of community cooperation called amazing

Area food banks receiving emergency grants in response to COVID-19 impacts

A provincial grant has been the first to be distributed

Haisla commitment buys equipment for Kitimat, Terrace hospitals

Purchases to aid battle against COVID-19

Mid-May at earliest before gas pipeline work resumes

Coastal GasLink also concentrating on COVID-19 precautions

Province extends open burn ban

Reducing air pollution one of the goals

PNG seeks to defer customer payments because of COVID-19

The plan is to do this for three months

Police can be used to check up on quarantined people

But physical distancing in public still voluntary

Huge uptake on college grocery gift cards for students

And some programs are now finished

Terrace home sales increase while average price drop

Slight decline in sales expected during pandemic

Schools get creative to provide food to students

Initiatives underway include providing gift cards