Earthquake means ‘drop, cover, hold on’

The best way to protect yourself from falling objects in an earthquake is ducking under a desk or sturdy table until one minute after the shaking stops.

Town Talk: What does Terrace, BC have in common with Tillsonburg, Ontario?

Getting soaked in a deluge one morning last summer while walking to Coffee Culture in my hometown of Tillsonburg, Ontario, put me in mind

  • Oct 19th, 2011

Market mavens

Saving money is no passing fashion, and now social media is giving spend-thrifty consumers in Terrace yet another avenue to save a buck — or hundreds.

REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Moose gives early morning visit to B.C. conservation officers
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Elusive Greenland sharks caught on camera in Nunavut

Money-smart workshop looks at budgeting

A FINANCIAL workshop is underway to help people get out of debt and make better choices with their money.

Spawning barrier overcome

KWINAGEESE RIVER salmon are once more making their way to their spawning grounds after biologists and engineers crafted a plan to help them clear a waterfall that had been blocking their passage.

  • Aug 24th, 2011

Work starts to clean up Hurley Creek

Concerns for fish living in Thornhill’s Hurley Creek have prompted action, but questions remain about what is polluting the urban stream.

City recycling up in the air

The City of Terrace isn’t sure what kind of recycling program it will offer to residents after a lower than expected response to a pilot project costing nearly $28,000.

  • Aug 17th, 2011

High-tech treasure

IMAGINE slipping your feet into a pair of flippers, adjusting your goggles and checking your oxygen tank before rolling backwards off a boat in search of hidden treasure

  • Jul 27th, 2011

Take the Nisga’a Highway and explore Nass Valley

See one of Canada’s most recent lava flows in the Nass Valley and take in the rich aboriginal culture of the Nisga’a people

Welcome to Terrace, Hockeyville 2009

Terrace brings the newly classic CBC title out West

Mission: Northwest

60 rules for exploring the road less travelled

Former CN foreman’s house takes on a new purpose

Terrace residence becomes a view to CN's early days

Kermode Spirit Bear trail of the north welcomes you

Terrace adds some 'Spirit' to its out-of-town welcome

Japan needs sisterly help on its path to recovery

Japan is just starting to recover from the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Japanese citizens devastated by the natural disasters and their aftermath need our help.

Nice and cosy

  • Feb 15th, 2011

Old Masters 2

Harold passed the rodeo grounds. The yellow of the cottonwoods, their tops still shrouded in fog, was barely visible. He looked down as he crossed the Bailey Bridge. The walls of the canyon were wet and iced, the river below them was black. He turned toward the fishing camps and pulled over the run named after the Cottonwoods.

  • Feb 1st, 2011

Accomplished dancer remains inspired and focussed on career

A DANCER who accomplished more than any other local dancer has continued her growth in the craft since she left here two years ago.

  • Feb 1st, 2011