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A train derailment near Kitwanga, B.C., between Smithers and Terrace, is shown in this January 2020 handout photo. The Transportation Safety Board says a track failure contributed to the derailment of a freight train in northern British Columbia in January. The Canadian National Railway Co. train was travelling between Smithers and Terrace when 34 rail cars carrying wood pellets derailed. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Transportation Safety Board of Canada

Track failure led to train derailment in northern B.C.: safety board

No one was hurt when 34 cars carrying wood pellets left the tracks

 

Ronnie Clarke shares some favourite moments in northern BC, like Moose Lake, between Jasper, AB, and Mount Robson, BC. Ronnie Clarke photo.

1 week + 5,000km to Terrace, BC and home again

By Ronnie Clarke British Columbia, Canada … That part of the country…

  • Sep 26, 2020

 

Nisga’a Lisims Government manages the Nass River fishery. (Nisga’a Lisims Government / Gary Fiegehen)

Nisga’a Nation: Stunning museum, awe-inspiring scenery, and the scene of Canada’s last volcanic eruption

The vast Nass River Valley in B.C.’s north has a culture and a history all of its own.

 

Terrace: Ancient culture, important traditions

Terrace: Ancient culture, important traditions

Kitselas and Kitsumkalum people have lived in the Terrace area for thousands of years

Terrace: Ancient culture, important traditions
Lakelse Provincial Park is 20 kilometres from Terrace, B.C. and 40km from Kitimat. (Black Press Media file photo)

Lakelse: A beautiful lake and an excellent campsite

Fish-lovers can watch salmon spawn from a viewing platform

Lakelse Provincial Park is 20 kilometres from Terrace, B.C. and 40km from Kitimat. (Black Press Media file photo)
Terrace Skating Club takes home 24 medals from regional championships
Terrace Skating Club takes home 24 medals from regional championships
City of Terrace’s public consultation budget meeting sees one-person turnout

City of Terrace’s public consultation budget meeting sees one-person turnout

75 per cent of tax increase earmarked for new city staff

City of Terrace’s public consultation budget meeting sees one-person turnout
Local artists put their talent on display at the Terrace Art Gallery

Local artists put their talent on display at the Terrace Art Gallery

Despite the winter weather, the event was filled with art enthusiasts as they perused local works

Local artists put their talent on display at the Terrace Art Gallery
So far, Terrace SAR and the community have spent more than $1 million on the project and are working towards the goal of installing all the windows and doors, and laying out concrete in the interior by Christmas. (Terrace SAR contributed photo)

Terrace SAR headquarters in last stretch of fundraising

$400,000 dollars needed to finish $1.4 million project

So far, Terrace SAR and the community have spent more than $1 million on the project and are working towards the goal of installing all the windows and doors, and laying out concrete in the interior by Christmas. (Terrace SAR contributed photo)
Skeena Voices | The innovative spirit of the average worker

Skeena Voices | The innovative spirit of the average worker

Former Alcan employee Alan McGowan pens memoir of life in Kitimat, Terrace

Skeena Voices | The innovative spirit of the average worker
Nolan Stave (left) and Ashton Shepert won’t let Keromodes forward, Bryton Gaudet, get to the puck that easy. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)
Nolan Stave (left) and Ashton Shepert won’t let Keromodes forward, Bryton Gaudet, get to the puck that easy. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)
Skeena-Bulkley Valley candidates will get a chance to speak to their Terrace constituents in a debate on Oct. 17 at the REM Lee Theatre starting at 7 p.m. until 9:20 p.m.
Skeena-Bulkley Valley candidates will get a chance to speak to their Terrace constituents in a debate on Oct. 17 at the REM Lee Theatre starting at 7 p.m. until 9:20 p.m.
Steel beams were installed this week at the new Terrace Search and Rescue headquarters, located at the corner of Clinton St. and Greig Ave. (Natalia Balcerzak/Terrace Standard)

Terrace Search and Rescue headquarters gets $100K boost from Prince Rupert Port Authority

Investment to help grow regional response capacity in Northwest B.C.

Steel beams were installed this week at the new Terrace Search and Rescue headquarters, located at the corner of Clinton St. and Greig Ave. (Natalia Balcerzak/Terrace Standard)
Forestry industry company representatives, local citizens, contractors, and politicians including MLA John Rustad and Mayor Carol Leclerc gathered to discuss possible solutions for the ailing industry. (Contributed photo)

Rethinking forestry forum builds case for a long-term plan in B.C.

MLA Ellis Ross held a public forum in Terrace to discuss industry decline

Forestry industry company representatives, local citizens, contractors, and politicians including MLA John Rustad and Mayor Carol Leclerc gathered to discuss possible solutions for the ailing industry. (Contributed photo)
Three people wanted on warrants

Three people wanted on warrants

Terrace RCMP asking for public’s help

Three people wanted on warrants
Lack of long-term care keeping Terrace seniors in hospital for months

Lack of long-term care keeping Terrace seniors in hospital for months

Wait-listed seniors can expect to wait six and a half months for a spot at Terraceview

Lack of long-term care keeping Terrace seniors in hospital for months
Is this the world’s cleanest pellet plant?

Is this the world’s cleanest pellet plant?

An inside look at Skeena BioEnergy’s new $20 million facility

Is this the world’s cleanest pellet plant?
SG Shuttle is in talks with the city in hopes of using the Prince Rupert Airport Shuttle Centre as a pick up and drop-off point

Prince Rupert shuttle service set to get underway

New shuttle bus between Prince Rupert and Terrace

SG Shuttle is in talks with the city in hopes of using the Prince Rupert Airport Shuttle Centre as a pick up and drop-off point
Artists’ rendering of the future LNG Canada facility in Kitimat.

Terrace & District Chamber of Commerce celebrates big win for LNG

Federal government moves on recommendation to provide relief on steel duties

Artists’ rendering of the future LNG Canada facility in Kitimat.
Terrace SAR photo                                 Terrace Search and Rescue with Herb and Carla Sill as they prepared to go to the location where 26-year old Warren Andrew Sills was found in 2012.

Ohio couple donates $10,000 to Terrace SAR to thank them for late son’s recovery

The body of Warren Sill, 26, was found 80 kilometres east of Terrace in 2012

Terrace SAR photo                                 Terrace Search and Rescue with Herb and Carla Sill as they prepared to go to the location where 26-year old Warren Andrew Sills was found in 2012.