Local News

Most Highway 16 closures for avalanches in years after multiple dumps of snow

Highway 16 has had four closures between Terrace and Prince Rupert due to 35 mile avalanche area

UPDATE: Highway 16 delays for avalanche control

DriveBC warns of hour-long delays between Prince Rupert and Terrace on Feb. 14

UPDATE: Highway 16 between Rupert and Terrace is now open

Up to 15cm of snow expected for the Yellowhead Highway on Tuesday, Feb. 13

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B.C. Health Minister announces plan for new hospital in Terrace

Approved concept calls for more beds, a level three trauma centre, better surgical capacity

Expect 20 minute delays on Highway 16, Terrace to Prince Rupert

Maintenance crews are working on the road until 3 p.m. today, Feb. 10.

Police concerned for missing 34-year-old man

Edward Clark ‘Jared’ McDonald was last seen in Terrace, Jan. 19

B.C. Health Minister announces plan for new hospital in Terrace

“This means more beds, a level three trauma centre, better surgery and better care,” Health Minister Adrian Dix said.

$1,000 reward offered for conviction of snaring culprit

Vancouver non-profit responding to a spate of deaths involving grizzly bears, wolves and moose

UPDATE: Hwy 16 open in both directions

The highway was closed yesterday from Terrace to Prince Rupert due to high avalanche danger

UPDATE: All NWCC campuses open again following yesterday’s snowstorm

Extended closures for Smithers and Hazelton lifted as of 11 a.m.

Coast Mountains District schools are closed today after reviewing current road and weather conditions

The announcement follows a previous decision made yesterday to keep all district schools open with regular bus service

Variance permits brings developer closer to 45-home subdivision

Variances clear path to subdivision application, but project green-light still a long way off

Series of storms expected to bring up to 50 cm of snow

Freezing rain a possibility in the Kitimat area

New transit provider scheduling interviews

Employees of current provider have to apply

Moose collisions prompt warning from Conservation

Five moose killed in 24 hours as animals gravitate to plowed roads

Road repair haggling continues

There are also implications for northwestern natural gas consumers