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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

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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)
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Council gives thumbs up to splash park

Will use provincial grant to cover cost

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The construction of a splash park at Spirit Square will be added to the Village of Burns Lake’s 2020 financial plan. (Lakes District News file photo)

Council gives thumbs up to splash park

Will use provincial grant to cover cost

The construction of a splash park at Spirit Square will be added to the Village of Burns Lake’s 2020 financial plan. (Lakes District News file photo)
Houston Fire Department crews arrived at DH Manufacturing the evening of Jan. 27 to find its millwright shop fully engulfed. (Angelique Houlihan photo)

Crews battled DH Manufacturing blaze

Millwright shop lost in the fire

Houston Fire Department crews arrived at DH Manufacturing the evening of Jan. 27 to find its millwright shop fully engulfed. (Angelique Houlihan photo)
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Docs happy with medical clinic pilot project

Patients being seen outside of normal business hours

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Docs happy with medical clinic pilot project

Patients being seen outside of normal business hours

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Burns Lake’s owner Emily Dickson is enjoying the challenge of international biathlon skiing competitions. (Photo courtesy Terri Dickson)

Local skier propels herself to world stage

Emily Dickson has a passion for success

Burns Lake’s owner Emily Dickson is enjoying the challenge of international biathlon skiing competitions. (Photo courtesy Terri Dickson)
The design of the new bridge crossing the Nass River has resulted in an award for Stantec Engineering. (Province of B.C. Photo)

Nass River bridge design wins engineering award

Stantec recognized for work on $24 million project

The design of the new bridge crossing the Nass River has resulted in an award for Stantec Engineering. (Province of B.C. Photo)
The nose gear of a Westjet Q-400 partially collapsed while landing in Terrace Jan. 31. (Contributed photo)
The nose gear of a Westjet Q-400 partially collapsed while landing in Terrace Jan. 31. (Contributed photo)
Kerby Good is one of the volunteers helping fill containers at the Skeena Bioenergy/Kitsumkalum Economic Development Group wood pellet donation day going on until 4 p.m. at the Kitsumkalum boat launch. (Terrace Standard photo)

Skeena BioEnergy’s plant gives away free wood pellets to residents

Each household had a limit of 200 lbs

Kerby Good is one of the volunteers helping fill containers at the Skeena Bioenergy/Kitsumkalum Economic Development Group wood pellet donation day going on until 4 p.m. at the Kitsumkalum boat launch. (Terrace Standard photo)
The nose gear of a Westjet Q-400 partially collapsed while landing in Terrace Jan. 31. (Contributed photo)The nose gear of a Westjet Q-400 partially collapsed while landing in Terrace Jan. 31. (Contributed photo)
The nose gear of a Westjet Q-400 partially collapsed while landing in Terrace Jan. 31. (Contributed photo)The nose gear of a Westjet Q-400 partially collapsed while landing in Terrace Jan. 31. (Contributed photo)
An ambulance carrying a patient was on a routine transfer to Kitimat from Terrace this morning when it went off of Hwy37 near Johnson Road. There were no injuries. (Dan McGuire photo)

Ambulance slides off of Hwy 37 near Terrace

A Kitimat patient was on board

An ambulance carrying a patient was on a routine transfer to Kitimat from Terrace this morning when it went off of Hwy37 near Johnson Road. There were no injuries. (Dan McGuire photo)
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Terrace house prices on steep climb in 2019

But total sales were down compared to previous year

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Houston Fire Department crews arrived at DH Manufacturing the evening of Jan. 27 to find its millwright shop fully engulfed. (Angelique Houlihan photo)

Crews battled DH Manufacturing blaze

Millwright shop lost in the fire

Houston Fire Department crews arrived at DH Manufacturing the evening of Jan. 27 to find its millwright shop fully engulfed. (Angelique Houlihan photo)
An old and outdated District of Houston electric vehicle charger station is due to be replaced by a new one when financing for the Charge North network is complete. (Angelique Houlihan photo)

Electric vehicle chargers inching closer

Major grant helps close budget gap

An old and outdated District of Houston electric vehicle charger station is due to be replaced by a new one when financing for the Charge North network is complete. (Angelique Houlihan photo)
Manager of Burns Lake Community Forest, Frank Varga tries out the simulator as Paul Davidson, a Board of Director for BL Comfor, looks on. (Laura Blackwell photo)

Harvesting simulator to provide many benefits for the Burns Lake community

Education, job training, innovation are on the list

Manager of Burns Lake Community Forest, Frank Varga tries out the simulator as Paul Davidson, a Board of Director for BL Comfor, looks on. (Laura Blackwell photo)
Coastal GasLink pipe has been arriving in Terrace via CN for transfer to trucks bound for a company laydown yard north of Kitimat. (Natalia Balcerzak photo)

Coastal GasLink pipe continues to arrive in Terrace

Shipped by rail from Saskatchewan

Coastal GasLink pipe has been arriving in Terrace via CN for transfer to trucks bound for a company laydown yard north of Kitimat. (Natalia Balcerzak photo)
Home sales increase in Houston and Burns Lake

Home sales increase in Houston and Burns Lake

Sale prices also increase in the communities

Home sales increase in Houston and Burns Lake