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Council briefs: RCMP report increase in calls

Key discussions from city council meeting May 13

SAR partners with Yellowhead Helicopters Ltd. to improve emergency response

The official partnership enables rescuers and pilots to work closely together

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Students protest school district staffing changes
MLA Ellis Ross says oil tanker ban based on "political rhetoric"
Dawson Creek mayor says oil is important to access global markets

Keep highway money in region, officials say

At stake is more than $30 million from shelved overpass project

Drag racing equipment stolen from Terrace association

“It’s really hard. It’s expensive equipment,” says TDRA president

Fire crews beat down grass fire in Jackpine Flats

Four-hour, category-2 blaze triggered by waste burning prior to fire ban

Evacuation order for Fraser Lake fire lifted

The state of emergency and evacuation order related to the fire burning…

UPDATE: The Lejac fire now categorized as ‘being held’

Residents should be cautious during May long weekend, RDBN says

Concern of wind change near Fraser Lake fire

A wind change later in the day on May 12 might pose…

Electricity restored to Terrace after regional power outage

Transmission circuit failure was the cause, according to BC Hydro

Terrace and Agassiz smash 95-year-old warm weather records

Nearly 30 weather records were broken Friday, as the province heats up

No charges laid in VIP fishing trip to Ecstall River, anglers told

But DFO says ongoing conversations will limit likelihood of repeat incidents

Skeena Middle School threats deemed ‘low-risk’

Police, school staff investigating two incidents this week

Wet’suwet’en First Nation tells court it should have been consulted after artifacts found at pipeline site

Petition challenges the decision of the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission and provincial Archaeology Branch

Lara Beckett new NCLGA president

Beckett moves up from first vice-president

Smithers Recycling Depot ablaze

Firefighters from Smithers, Telkwa and Houston on scene, video to follow

Packed pool of candidates for Kitselas First Nation elections

Voters head to the polls June 12 to elect chief councillor and six-member council

Fatal crash occurred three hours into aerial mapping flight

Second fatality victim identified as Amir Sedghi, an analyst with Precision Vectors

Northern Savings Credit Union appoints new CEO

Robert Marshall will take the reins for the institution