Martina Perry

Tense zones

The Charles Hays Secondary School junior girls volleyball Rainmakers hosted the Northwest zones championships on Nov. 12

Here, birdie

Conrad’s Kristy Lu and Thomas Brown were among many SD52 elementary students who participated in a badminton play day

Divisional Rivals

Peewee rep Seawolves’ member Keelan Lemon-Shearing battles with his No. 12 counterpart Josh Leighton of the Bantam house Seawolves

Generational face-off: Peewees vs. Oldtimers

Oldtimers’ forward Ken tries to score on Seawolves’ goaltender Jacob Gordon. The Oldtimers won the Nov. 12 friendly 11-7

Inquiry on protecting grizzlies comes to Rupert

A newly-formed organization dedicated to the prosperity of B.C. grizzly bears stopped in Prince Rupert last month

Poverty and housing top concerns for Northern Health

Northern Health wanted to hear about the health and well-being of children in the north during a public meeting in Prince Rupert.

Are you ready to rock?

Ring System Music Studio is putting on the annual Rock Stock fundraiser on June 25 with about 50 budding musicians set to perform.

City declares war on Japanese knotweed

Prince Rupert began spraying herbicides in an effort to eradicate the highly-invasive Japanese knotweed that has sprung up in the city.

Wampler Way bypass delayed

The District of Port Edward postponed starting the last part of engineering plans for the Wampler Way bypass road.

Oceanview project delayed due to technicality

The proponent of the Oceanview Development experienced a minor hiccup in its efforts to move forward with its project last week.

Homeless offer voices to Go Plan survey

The City of Prince Rupert launched its Housing Needs questionnaire last week, as part of its Go Plan Survey.

Thank you all for your support

The day this edition of the Northern View is released is my final day as one of its reporters.

Employment levels to increase in 2015

A report by the CPABC indicates while the Northwest may have experienced job cuts last year, the future is looking bright.

Manhunt on for vehicle fire suspects

Two more vehicles were set on fire in Prince Rupert last week, bringing the total to five in June.

Northwest economy should grow in 2015 according to Chartered Professional Accountants

While the Northwest region may have experienced job cuts in the service sector last year, the future is looking bright.

Mold creating uncertainty around fate of closed down schools

As the condition of shutdown schools in the Prince Rupert School District (SD52) deteriorates, the fate of the buildings are in question.

Tsimshian to be taught in elementary schools

The Prince Rupert School District (SD52) is expanding its Sm’algyax Language program in September.

Land developer charges approved by council

The intends to start charging land developers to compensate for the added strain their projects put on city infrastructure.

Optimism found for housing solution

Those advocating for Prince Rupert’s increasing homeless population feel optimistic that solutions are coming.

String of vehicle fires in Prince Rupert being investigated

Prince Rupert RCMP and the Fire Rescue Department are actively investigating three separate vehicle fires deemed suspicious in nature.