Rory Cote

Skills Canada regional winners named

Students in secondary and post-secondary competed in carpentry, automotive, culinary and other trades categories

The Skills Canada Northwest BC Regional Skills Competition named its winners in the secondary and post-secondary categories March 7.

Secondary (High School & ACE IT)

Welding: 1st Brodie Soares, 2nd Dale Hagen, 3rd Ethan Bruce

Carpentry: 1st Philip Lipka, 2nd Colton Brown

Automotive: 1st Nico Palumbo, 2nd Sam Christiansen, 3rd Jesse Forsyth

Culinary: 1st Chris Bishop, 2nd Keanan Highe, 3rd Johan Heder

No Electrical Wiring Competition for Secondary Level



Culinary: 1st Sandeep Johal, 2nd Nakita Stevens, 3rd Justin Ryan

Carpentry: 1st Jesse Bork

Automotive: 1st Duncan McPhedran, 2nd Riley Pombert, 3rd Catharine Lamarche

Electrical Wiring: 1st Cody Robinson

No Welding competition for Post-secondary level

Just Posted

College buys a yurt to boost student success

Round tent-like structure part of college instructional shift

Soup kitchen sees “groundswell of community support”

Donations toward looming tax bill push non-profit back in the black

Terrace husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

BC Ambulance presented each a Vital Link Award for separate incidents of CPR

Council supports lobby for fair share of cannabis tax revenue

The City of Terrace is throwing its support behind a West Kelowna… Continue reading

Airport registers modest passenger increase

Manager anticipates further growth in 2018 as expansion project nears completion

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

Complaint against Prince George RCMP in death of Wet’suwet’en man

Thirty-five year old Dale Culver died while in Prince George RCMP custody last summer.

Philadelphia Eagles headed to Super Bowl

After routing the Minnesota Vikings 38-7, they will face Tom Brady and the New England Patriots

Heavy snowfall closes Mount Washington on Vancouver Island

Road to ski resort deemed unsafe, vehicles buried under more than three feet of snow

VIDEO: Dramatic video shows return of rescued B.C. snowboarders

Two snowboarders were rescued near Rossland, B.C. on Sunday after being lost overnight.

Tom Brady leads Patriots back to Super Bowl, top Jaguars 24-20

New England to face winner of Sunday night’s game between Minnesota and Philadelphia on Feb. 4

Liberals quietly tap experts to write new paternity leave rules

Ideas include creating an entirely new leave benefit similar to one that exists in Quebec

Insurers say Canadian weather getting hotter, wetter and weirder

Average number of days with heavy rain or snow across Canada has been outside norm since spring 2013

Final phase of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy trials to kick off in B.C.

Doctors hope to get psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy legalized in Canada and the U.S. by 2021

Most Read