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WorkSafeBC issued a fine to Northern Health. (Image file.)

Northern Health hit with $355K fine for failing to do adequate safety reports

WorkSafeBC found ‘repeated violations’ following violence against a long-term care worker

Grade 7 Skeena Middle School French immersion student Audrey Arsenault creates a personalized Christmas card for a local senior. (Tracey Carter photo)

French immersion students brighten up Christmas for seniors

Cards to be included in gift bags for seniors

A search warrant executed Dec. 3 in Kitimat resulted in the seizure of cash, weapons and suspected narcotics. (RCMP photo)
A search warrant executed Dec. 3 in Kitimat resulted in the seizure of cash, weapons and suspected narcotics. (RCMP photo)

Kitimat RCMP seize suspected drugs and large amount of cash

Search warrant obtained after officers spot suspicious materials during another investigation

Justina Moore, Ksim Gisk’aast from Wilps Niisyuus, stands in front of the event banners at Gitlaxt’aamiks Recreation Centre. Justina is wearing drop killer whale crest earrings made of acrylic with abalone drop posts designed by Jaimie Davis. The banner designs were created by Tsimshian and Nisga’a artist Shawna Kiesman. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

PHOTOS: Nass Valley fashion show brings Nisga’a talent into the light

Models sported a striking blend of colourful and more sombre tones that reflected the theme of the evening: ‘from darkness to light’

Justina Moore, Ksim Gisk’aast from Wilps Niisyuus, stands in front of the event banners at Gitlaxt’aamiks Recreation Centre. Justina is wearing drop killer whale crest earrings made of acrylic with abalone drop posts designed by Jaimie Davis. The banner designs were created by Tsimshian and Nisga’a artist Shawna Kiesman. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)
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Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Taylor Bachrach. (Photo submitted)

Gun bill may not get Bachrach MP’s support

Bachrach says NDP will not support amendments

  • Dec 7, 2022
Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Taylor Bachrach. (Photo submitted)
Northern residents are being urged to get their flu shots. There’s an emphasis on children under the age of five. (Marisca Bakker photo)

Top doctor urges northerners to get their flu shots

Northerners shy of flu shots compared to rest of B.C.

Northern residents are being urged to get their flu shots. There’s an emphasis on children under the age of five. (Marisca Bakker photo)
Former Caledonia teacher John Chen-Wing. (Contributed photo)

Former Caledonia teacher remembered for post-secondary encouragement

Generations of students passed through John Chen-Wing’s classroom

Former Caledonia teacher John Chen-Wing. (Contributed photo)
Canfor’s mill in Houston will be closed for three weeks beginning Dec. 19. (File photo)
Canfor’s mill in Houston will be closed for three weeks beginning Dec. 19. (File photo)
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Woman stabbed in the back outside Terrace shelter

Suspect arrested, victim treated for wound to lower back

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Terrace City Hall. (File photo)
Terrace City Hall. (File photo)
Conservative Party of Canada Leader Pierre Poilievre outside The Terrace Standard office on Clinton Street in Terrace this November. Poilievre also visited Kitimat and Prince Rupert during his northwest B.C. tour. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

Pierre Poilievre pumps natural gas during northwest B.C. tour

Fiery Conservative leader talks LNG, ‘safe supply’ and reconciliation

Conservative Party of Canada Leader Pierre Poilievre outside The Terrace Standard office on Clinton Street in Terrace this November. Poilievre also visited Kitimat and Prince Rupert during his northwest B.C. tour. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)
The New Hazelton RCMP detachment. (Interior News file photo)

Suspect arrested after fleeing from New Hazelton RCMP

North Division Emergency Response team mobilized over suspicion of handgun involved

The New Hazelton RCMP detachment. (Interior News file photo)
A memorial totem pole is shown in this handout image provided by National Museums Scotland. The museum says it will return to the Nisga’a Nation in British Columbia a memorial pole taken nearly a century ago. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-National Museums Scotland

Nisga’a totem on display at Scotland museum since 1930 is heading home

Delegation of Nisga’a leaders travelled to Edinburgh last August to ask that the pole be returned

A memorial totem pole is shown in this handout image provided by National Museums Scotland. The museum says it will return to the Nisga’a Nation in British Columbia a memorial pole taken nearly a century ago. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-National Museums Scotland
Owners of Deviant Fibres in downtown Terrace want to sell recreational cannabis at the Lakelse Ave. location. (Provided illustration)

City of Terrace gives go-ahead to fifth cannabis store

Market demand to determine number of outlets, councillors decide

Owners of Deviant Fibres in downtown Terrace want to sell recreational cannabis at the Lakelse Ave. location. (Provided illustration)
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Accused Kitimat car thief busted for impaired driving

Breath samples clocked the 32-year-old woman’s blood alcohol level at twice the legal limit

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The RCMP logo outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police "E" Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Woman survives jump into Skeena River

The woman was transported to hospital with no apparent injuries

The RCMP logo outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police "E" Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Santa proved popular for selfies with people attending the Nov. 18 and Nov. 19 Festival of Trees at Heritage Park Museum. (Staff photo)

Festival of Trees boosts surgical purchase goal

Equipment to assist area’s plastic surgeon

Santa proved popular for selfies with people attending the Nov. 18 and Nov. 19 Festival of Trees at Heritage Park Museum. (Staff photo)
Last year Coast Mountains School District 82 canvassed students to gauge their well-being. (File photo/Terrace Standard)
Last year Coast Mountains School District 82 canvassed students to gauge their well-being. (File photo/Terrace Standard)
Cast and crew of Newsies are bringing Broadway, and organized labour, to the R.E.M. Lee Theatre Dec. 8, 9 and 10. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)

Newsies take the fight to high school musical

Caledonia Secondary takes on labour rights in the newspaper business

Cast and crew of Newsies are bringing Broadway, and organized labour, to the R.E.M. Lee Theatre Dec. 8, 9 and 10. (Michael Bramadat-Willcock/Terrace Standard)