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Construction crews work on the site of the new Mills Memorial Hospital on July 9, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

VIDEO: Mills Memorial construction workforce to number in hundreds

Camp being built to house out-of-town employees

Construction crews work on the site of the new Mills Memorial Hospital on July 9, 2021. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Former Telkwa mayor Darcy Repen is filing his final argument this week saying ICBC discriminates against rural drivers when it sets premium rates. (Contributed photo)

Campaign continues for ICBC rate fairness in rural areas

Former Telkwa mayor submits argument to provincial regulator

Former Telkwa mayor Darcy Repen is filing his final argument this week saying ICBC discriminates against rural drivers when it sets premium rates. (Contributed photo)
The provincial government has officially named the contractor who is building the new Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

New Terrace hospital officially a ‘go’

Price tag leaps to $622.6 million

The provincial government has officially named the contractor who is building the new Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Theresa Tait-Day is seeking the Conservative Party nomination for Skeena-Bulkley Valley. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese)

Indigenous economic advocate seeks Conservative nomination in northwest B.C. riding

Theresa Tait-Day says the Indian Act must be abolished

Theresa Tait-Day is seeking the Conservative Party nomination for Skeena-Bulkley Valley. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese)
An offshore site called Wil Milit near Gingolx on the north coast has been identified as a location for a floating liquefied natural gas facility. (Illustration courtesy Nisga’a Lisims Government).

Developers promote $55 billion LNG project in northwestern B.C.

Nisga’a Nation a partner in ambitious proposal

An offshore site called Wil Milit near Gingolx on the north coast has been identified as a location for a floating liquefied natural gas facility. (Illustration courtesy Nisga’a Lisims Government).
The Seven Sisters mental health facility needs to be torn down to make room for new Mills. (File photo)

Terrace mental health facility build plan changed

Seven Sisters facility is part of larger new Mills project

The Seven Sisters mental health facility needs to be torn down to make room for new Mills. (File photo)
The site of the new Mills Memorial Hospital project in Terrace on June 18, 2021. The provincial government is so far choosing not to comment on suggestions a new Mills Memorial Hospital will now cost in excess of $600 million. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)

Province silent on Terrace hospital construction cost

Health ministry urges citizens to stay tuned

The site of the new Mills Memorial Hospital project in Terrace on June 18, 2021. The provincial government is so far choosing not to comment on suggestions a new Mills Memorial Hospital will now cost in excess of $600 million. (Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
Provincial health minister Adrian Dix came to Terrace May 21, 2019 to announce the go ahead for a new Mills Memorial Hospital. (File photo)
Provincial health minister Adrian Dix came to Terrace May 21, 2019 to announce the go ahead for a new Mills Memorial Hospital. (File photo)
Terrace council chose not to reverse a decision made last fall to allow PCL Construction to work on the new Mills Memorial Hospital project on Sundays. (Illustration courtesy the Northern Health Authority)

City of Terrace upholds Sunday construction at new hospital site

Residents say they wanted one day a week of quiet

Terrace council chose not to reverse a decision made last fall to allow PCL Construction to work on the new Mills Memorial Hospital project on Sundays. (Illustration courtesy the Northern Health Authority)
Suspected methamphetamine and scale seized by police. (Terrace RCMP photo)

Terrace RCMP seize guns, ammo, suspected narcotics

Man released after court appearance

Suspected methamphetamine and scale seized by police. (Terrace RCMP photo)
Caledonia Secondary School is the recipient of a $50,000 grant to replace its aging science equipment. (File photo)

Cal snags major grant to modernize science equipment

The $50,000 comes from a pharmaceutical company

Caledonia Secondary School is the recipient of a $50,000 grant to replace its aging science equipment. (File photo)

Unemployment rate drops in northwestern B.C.

Large improvement since Spring 2020

Uplands Nursery this year will do all of the 4600 Block of Lazelle Ave., beginning at its east end, and a portion of the 4700 Block. (File photo)

Lazelle sidewalk project begins June 14

Improvements coming to 4600 and 4700 Blocks

Uplands Nursery this year will do all of the 4600 Block of Lazelle Ave., beginning at its east end, and a portion of the 4700 Block. (File photo)
Machinery sitting at the new Mills Memorial Hospital site prior to the start of construction on May 28, 2021. (Binny Paul/Terrace Standard)

Mills hospital work camp called expensive, unnecessary

Local union president calls for local hire mandate

Machinery sitting at the new Mills Memorial Hospital site prior to the start of construction on May 28, 2021. (Binny Paul/Terrace Standard)
Dave Gordon. (File Photo)

Dave Gordon wins Terrace byelection

Was one of four candidates

Dave Gordon. (File Photo)
The construction site for the new Mills Memorial Hospital has been cleared. (Binny Paul/The Terrace Standard)

Terrace mill couldn’t use hospital construction site logs

The mostly pine logs don’t fit mill’s usage profile

The construction site for the new Mills Memorial Hospital has been cleared. (Binny Paul/The Terrace Standard)
The proposed site of the new Foundry building on the corner of Lazelle and Eby St. (Binny Paul/Terrace Standard)

Two more housing projects coming to Terrace

Aimed at providing affordable accommodation

The proposed site of the new Foundry building on the corner of Lazelle and Eby St. (Binny Paul/Terrace Standard)
The Skeena River in Terrace, pictured on June 2 at around 1 p.m. The Skeena River has been upgraded to a Flood Watch, according to the BC River Forecast Centre. (Dan McGuire/Terrace Standard)

City opens emergency ops centre

Rising Skeena River waters heighten city flood readiness

The Skeena River in Terrace, pictured on June 2 at around 1 p.m. The Skeena River has been upgraded to a Flood Watch, according to the BC River Forecast Centre. (Dan McGuire/Terrace Standard)
Terrace/Thornhill and area residents can look forward to a resurfacing of Highway 16 this summer. (File photo)
Terrace/Thornhill and area residents can look forward to a resurfacing of Highway 16 this summer. (File photo)
Machinery at the new Mills Memorial Hospital site In anticipation of a construction start on May 28, 2021. (Binny Paul/Terrace Standard)

Terrace hospital project inches closer to construction start

Equipment now being moved to location

Machinery at the new Mills Memorial Hospital site In anticipation of a construction start on May 28, 2021. (Binny Paul/Terrace Standard)