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Special Olympics Terrace receives a donation from Knights of Columbus. (Special Olympics BC-Terrace/Facebook)

Special Olympics Terrace to compete in Prince George regional qualifiers

Trip made possible due to Knights of Columbus donation

  • Apr 1, 2022
Special Olympics Terrace receives a donation from Knights of Columbus. (Special Olympics BC-Terrace/Facebook)
The Dawson Creek Canucks celebrate their 2021/2022 Coy Cup win at the Terrace Sportsplex on March 27, 2022. (Dawson Creek Canucks/Facebook)

Terrace River Kings fall in Coy Cup

Terrace lost the best of three series to the Dawson Creek Canucks

The Dawson Creek Canucks celebrate their 2021/2022 Coy Cup win at the Terrace Sportsplex on March 27, 2022. (Dawson Creek Canucks/Facebook)
The U18 Terrace Kermodes celebrate their provincial championship win in Port Hardy on March 22, 2022. (Terrace Minor Hockey Association/Facebook)

Terrace U18 Kermodes win provincial championship

Terrace scored 44 goals in six games, beat Mission 5-4 in final

The U18 Terrace Kermodes celebrate their provincial championship win in Port Hardy on March 22, 2022. (Terrace Minor Hockey Association/Facebook)
Fans cheered on the Quesnel Kangaroos at the West Fraser Centre on Saturday, March 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo — Quesnel Cariboo Observer photo)

River Kings win CIHL championship

Terrace to host Coy Cup starting March 25

Fans cheered on the Quesnel Kangaroos at the West Fraser Centre on Saturday, March 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo — Quesnel Cariboo Observer photo)
Some Williams Lake U11 hockey players enjoyed a game wearing NHL jerseys at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. Back row from left, Callum Peterson - Dallas, Kalen Surette - Vegas, Mike Palmantier - Seattle, Kloey Spence - Vancouver, Tryan Rivet - Pittsburgh, Gavin Francis - Carolina, Cole Olsen - Nashville, Henry Larsson-Allan - Philadelphia, third= row from left, Deklan Fraser - Calgary, Landon Galisky - Buffalo, Matthew Boyd-Gilbert - Detroit, Easton Neuner - St. Louis, Jackson Sache - Anaheim, Flynn Kinley - Edmonton, Lane Judd - Winnipeg, second row from left, Carter McLennan - Arizona, Luc Harrison - Columbus, Sophie Johnson - New Jersey, Jayda Frizzi - New York Islanders, Parker Cook - Colorado, front row from left Zion Campbell - Toronto and Wade Hansen - Montreal. (Clay Palmantier photo)

22 NHL jerseys = fun game on ice

Williams Lake hockey dad Clay Palmantier organized the event

Some Williams Lake U11 hockey players enjoyed a game wearing NHL jerseys at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. Back row from left, Callum Peterson - Dallas, Kalen Surette - Vegas, Mike Palmantier - Seattle, Kloey Spence - Vancouver, Tryan Rivet - Pittsburgh, Gavin Francis - Carolina, Cole Olsen - Nashville, Henry Larsson-Allan - Philadelphia, third= row from left, Deklan Fraser - Calgary, Landon Galisky - Buffalo, Matthew Boyd-Gilbert - Detroit, Easton Neuner - St. Louis, Jackson Sache - Anaheim, Flynn Kinley - Edmonton, Lane Judd - Winnipeg, second row from left, Carter McLennan - Arizona, Luc Harrison - Columbus, Sophie Johnson - New Jersey, Jayda Frizzi - New York Islanders, Parker Cook - Colorado, front row from left Zion Campbell - Toronto and Wade Hansen - Montreal. (Clay Palmantier photo)
Dave Reneiro and Kelly Bowels sweep the ice in the finals of the Men’s Marine Bonspiel at the Prince Rupert Curling Club rink on March 13. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Dave Reneiro and Kelly Bowels sweep the ice in the finals of the Men’s Marine Bonspiel at the Prince Rupert Curling Club rink on March 13. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Members of the Terrace Cricket Club are advocating that the city install a cricket pitch. (Terrace Cricket Club/Facebook)

Cricket players advocate for pitch in Terrace

Players say the pitch would grow the game in B.C. and increase tourism

Members of the Terrace Cricket Club are advocating that the city install a cricket pitch. (Terrace Cricket Club/Facebook)
World skating champions Elvis Stojko and Gladys Orozco packed northwest B.C. arenas in Terrace and Kitimat on March 10 and 12 as special guests for the ice skating club’s annual gala shows.

Stars of the skating world dazzle northwest B.C.

Olympian Elvis Stojko performed in sold-out Terrace and Kitimat shows March 10 and March 12

World skating champions Elvis Stojko and Gladys Orozco packed northwest B.C. arenas in Terrace and Kitimat on March 10 and 12 as special guests for the ice skating club’s annual gala shows.
Fans cheered on the Quesnel Kangaroos at the West Fraser Centre on Saturday, March 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo — Quesnel Cariboo Observer photo)
Fans cheered on the Quesnel Kangaroos at the West Fraser Centre on Saturday, March 12. (Rebecca Dyok photo — Quesnel Cariboo Observer photo)
Austin Weir tries for net versus the Terrace River Kings on March 4. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Austin Weir tries for net versus the Terrace River Kings on March 4. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Austin Weir tries for net versus the Terrace River Kings on March 4. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Austin Weir tries for net versus the Terrace River Kings on March 4. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Adam Kingsmill, far right, celebrates the opening of the 2022 Paralympic Games with Canadian teammates in Beijing, China. (Facebook photo)

Northwest B.C. Paralympic hockey player takes to the ice in Beijing tonight

The opening hockey game of the 2022 Paralympics features rematch of 2018 gold medal final with USA

Adam Kingsmill, far right, celebrates the opening of the 2022 Paralympic Games with Canadian teammates in Beijing, China. (Facebook photo)
Nisga’a Elementary Secondary School Senior Girls’ “A” basketball team in the NLG building. Top row, left to right: Kiara Stewart-Clayton, Emma Stewart, Braelyn Moore. Bottom row, left to right: Jaden McKay and Laney Munroe. Missing: Katie Nyce and Erin Moore. (Submitted photo/Amanda Ramsay)

Nisga’a girls basketball team en route to provincials after visiting government building

The Nisga’a Elementary Secondary School Senior Girls “A” basketball team will compete in Kelowna

Nisga’a Elementary Secondary School Senior Girls’ “A” basketball team in the NLG building. Top row, left to right: Kiara Stewart-Clayton, Emma Stewart, Braelyn Moore. Bottom row, left to right: Jaden McKay and Laney Munroe. Missing: Katie Nyce and Erin Moore. (Submitted photo/Amanda Ramsay)
The Terrace River Kings celebrate a goal in the first game of their round one series against the Hazelton Wolverines on Feb. 18, 2022. (Terrace River Kings/Facebook)

River Kings on to CIHL semifinals after beating Hazelton

Terrace will face off with Prince Rupert starting Mar. 4

The Terrace River Kings celebrate a goal in the first game of their round one series against the Hazelton Wolverines on Feb. 18, 2022. (Terrace River Kings/Facebook)
The 2022 All Native Basketball Tournament will run to full capacity after the province lifted many COVID-19 restrictions. Team players pack the court with full spectator stands at the 2020 ANBT in Prince Rupert. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

All Native Basketball Tournament confirmed to run full capacity

More than 5,000 expected at Prince Rupert basketball tournament after province lifts restrictions

The 2022 All Native Basketball Tournament will run to full capacity after the province lifted many COVID-19 restrictions. Team players pack the court with full spectator stands at the 2020 ANBT in Prince Rupert. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
The Quesnel Kangaroos defeated the visiting Terrace River Kings 6-3 on Friday night Feb. 11 at the West Fraser Centre. Terrace will now hope to return to form in their first round playoff matchup against the Hazelton Wolverines. (Rebecca Dyok/Williams Lake Tribune)

Unbeaten streak ends, River Kings prepare for playoff matchup with Hazelton

Terrace fell to Williams Lake and Quesnel during final weekend of regular season

The Quesnel Kangaroos defeated the visiting Terrace River Kings 6-3 on Friday night Feb. 11 at the West Fraser Centre. Terrace will now hope to return to form in their first round playoff matchup against the Hazelton Wolverines. (Rebecca Dyok/Williams Lake Tribune)
Austin Turner of the Terrace River Kings holds off a Rupert Rampage attack on net on Feb. 4. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Austin Turner of the Terrace River Kings holds off a Rupert Rampage attack on net on Feb. 4. (Photo: Norman Galimski/The Northern View)
Terrace River Kings players in the Nechako Northstars zone during a game on Nov. 13, 2021. Terrace clinched first place in the CIHL standings with a 3-2 win against the Northstars in Terrace on Jan. 29, 2022. (Terrace River Kings/Facebook)

Terrace River Kings down Northstars to remain undefeated with 3 games left in regular season

River Kings clinched first place in the regular season with the win

Terrace River Kings players in the Nechako Northstars zone during a game on Nov. 13, 2021. Terrace clinched first place in the CIHL standings with a 3-2 win against the Northstars in Terrace on Jan. 29, 2022. (Terrace River Kings/Facebook)
Elvis Stojko, pictured in 2018, will be the guest skater for Kitimat and Terrace ice shows this March. (Black Press Media file photo)

Olympic figure skater Elvis Stojko coming to northwest B.C.

Stojko announced as guest skater for Kitimat, Terrace ice shows this March

Elvis Stojko, pictured in 2018, will be the guest skater for Kitimat and Terrace ice shows this March. (Black Press Media file photo)
Terrace River Kings defender Carson Olson (20) hooks the knee of Quesnel Kangaroos forward Braiden Epp (21) during a game at the West Fraser Centre on Saturday January 18. A game between the two teams scheduled for Jan. 8 has been postponed. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Terrace River Kings games in Quesnel and Williams Lake postponed

The Terrace River Kings are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak

Terrace River Kings defender Carson Olson (20) hooks the knee of Quesnel Kangaroos forward Braiden Epp (21) during a game at the West Fraser Centre on Saturday January 18. A game between the two teams scheduled for Jan. 8 has been postponed. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Terrace River Kings #55 Steve Cullis celebrates a goal against the Hazelton Wolverines on Dec. 18, 2021 at the Terrace Sportsplex. (Terrace River Kings/Facebook)

Terrace River Kings head into holiday break with win over Hazelton

Game was the highest scoring contest of the CIHL season so far

Terrace River Kings #55 Steve Cullis celebrates a goal against the Hazelton Wolverines on Dec. 18, 2021 at the Terrace Sportsplex. (Terrace River Kings/Facebook)