Rod Link

The large hangar adjacent to the Northwest Regional Airport’s main terminal building has been converted into a charter passenger facility for workers connected to the LNG Canada project. (Bert Husband Photo)

Passenger increase continues at Northwest Regional Airport

Charter facility set to grow as well

The large hangar adjacent to the Northwest Regional Airport’s main terminal building has been converted into a charter passenger facility for workers connected to the LNG Canada project. (Bert Husband Photo)
Telus has installed an eighth cellphone tower between Terrace and Prince Rupert. (Photo Courtesy Telus)

Cell tower erected between Terrace and Prince Rupert

Telus expands cellphone coverage

Telus has installed an eighth cellphone tower between Terrace and Prince Rupert. (Photo Courtesy Telus)
With the end of the winter season near, potholes are springing up throughout the City of Terrace. (Black Press Media File Photo)

City tackles potholes in Terrace

$30,000 has already been spent to fill holes

With the end of the winter season near, potholes are springing up throughout the City of Terrace. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Chief Maureen Luggi

Elected Wet’suwet’en leaders want in on rights and title agreement

Say hereditary chiefs have excluded them

Chief Maureen Luggi
BC Liberal Skeena MLA Ellis Ross is glad that the new Mills Memorial Hospital is in the provincial budget. (Black Press Media File Photo)
BC Liberal Skeena MLA Ellis Ross is glad that the new Mills Memorial Hospital is in the provincial budget. (Black Press Media File Photo)
Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Taylor Bachrach used Twitter to ask Telus to repair the payphone at the Rosswood General Store on Hwy 113. (Facebook Photo)

Rosswood payphone back in order

MP Taylor Bachrach uses Twitter to highlight the problem

Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Taylor Bachrach used Twitter to ask Telus to repair the payphone at the Rosswood General Store on Hwy 113. (Facebook Photo)
SwissReal will first finish off a townhouse development along the 5100 Block of McConnell and bounded by the 3700 Block of Cory Drive on the Bench by adding 28 units. (Rod Link/Terrace Standard)

Vancouver property developer plans to build ‘hundreds of homes’ in Terrace

Residents can expect construction begin this year on Bench

SwissReal will first finish off a townhouse development along the 5100 Block of McConnell and bounded by the 3700 Block of Cory Drive on the Bench by adding 28 units. (Rod Link/Terrace Standard)
The Northern Health Authority has appointed key people who will be responsible for guiding the Mills Memorial replacement project. (Northern Health Authority photo)

Officials for Mills Memorial Hospital replacement project named

Project is estimated to cost $450 million

The Northern Health Authority has appointed key people who will be responsible for guiding the Mills Memorial replacement project. (Northern Health Authority photo)
The Terrace Community Forest has presented the City of Terrace with an art piece created by local artist Joerg Jung of JJ’s Woodart. Left to right, community forest board member John Perras, artist Joerg Jung, deputy Terrace mayor Sean Bujtas, and community forest general manager Kim Haworth. (City of Terrace Photo)

Groups in Terrace receive grants from logging profits

Money comes from the city-owned Terrace Community Forest fund

The Terrace Community Forest has presented the City of Terrace with an art piece created by local artist Joerg Jung of JJ’s Woodart. Left to right, community forest board member John Perras, artist Joerg Jung, deputy Terrace mayor Sean Bujtas, and community forest general manager Kim Haworth. (City of Terrace Photo)
A tent city which sprung up last year across Hwy16 from Walmart was eventually taken down by the owners of the property. (File Photo)

Local homeless count set for Terrace this upcoming April

The annual tally has taken place since 2014

A tent city which sprung up last year across Hwy16 from Walmart was eventually taken down by the owners of the property. (File Photo)
Newly named Coast Mountain College president Justin Kohlman flanked by college board vice chair David Try and college board chair Nicole Halbauer. (Coast Mountain College Photo)

Coast Mountain College appoints a new president

The promotion came from within the school

Newly named Coast Mountain College president Justin Kohlman flanked by college board vice chair David Try and college board chair Nicole Halbauer. (Coast Mountain College Photo)
Local arborist Mike Plunkard from RainCoast Arboriculture took down the two cottonwoodsby  climbing each tree and cutting off sections. (Facebook Video Screenshot)

Guinness Book of World Records’ towering tree swing taken down in Terrace

The Southside recreation fixture measured more than 64 feet

Local arborist Mike Plunkard from RainCoast Arboriculture took down the two cottonwoodsby  climbing each tree and cutting off sections. (Facebook Video Screenshot)
Chris Newell is the new Houston/Granisle rural director on the board of the Regional District of Bulkley Nechako. (Contributed photo)

Regional district director to continue the work of his father

Chris Newell now represents the Houston/Granisle rural area

Chris Newell is the new Houston/Granisle rural director on the board of the Regional District of Bulkley Nechako. (Contributed photo)
The Zone 7 Northwest ringette team is in Fort St. John for the BC Winter Games this month. (Contributed Photo)

Regional ringette team off to the BC Winter Games

Players come from Terrace and Houston

The Zone 7 Northwest ringette team is in Fort St. John for the BC Winter Games this month. (Contributed Photo)
Concentration shows on the face of Burns Lake biathlete Cole Bender. (Submitted photo)

Swiss trip first of many planned by local biathlon skier

Cole Bender credits father for his competitive development

Concentration shows on the face of Burns Lake biathlete Cole Bender. (Submitted photo)
water pipeline

Village crews restore water service

A contractor inadvertently damaged a line

water pipeline
Houston resident Chris Newell, son of the late Rob Newell, will be the next director, by acclamation, for the Houston rural area on the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako board of directors. (Submitted photo)

Candidate withdraws from regional district byelection

Remaining candidate in by acclamation

Houston resident Chris Newell, son of the late Rob Newell, will be the next director, by acclamation, for the Houston rural area on the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako board of directors. (Submitted photo)
Eastern brook trout and Kokanee recently caught at the Co-Op Lake. In preparation for spawning, Kokanee develop the hooked type, their heads turn dark green and their bodies turn red. That is why this Kokanee (L) doesn’t look like some of the other fish spotted in the lake. (Submitted photo)

Kokanee in Co-op Lake a mistake, says angler

Lake better suited to brook trout

Eastern brook trout and Kokanee recently caught at the Co-Op Lake. In preparation for spawning, Kokanee develop the hooked type, their heads turn dark green and their bodies turn red. That is why this Kokanee (L) doesn’t look like some of the other fish spotted in the lake. (Submitted photo)
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Truck, CN train collide at Kitwanga level crossing

Traffic disrupted as a result of accident

(Facebook Photo)
Power outages are not uncommon along the Northwest Transmission Line. In 2019 vandals shot out insulators at one tower. (File photo)

Northern village Iskut slammed when power went out during January cold snap

Back up diesel generator couldn't meet demand, houses had no heat

Power outages are not uncommon along the Northwest Transmission Line. In 2019 vandals shot out insulators at one tower. (File photo)