Kitimat Northern Sentinel

District looking for public input on cycling plan

Survey is open to the public until May 25

  • May 23, 2020


Community updates: May 21, 2020

Cancellation of planned Canada Day celebrations

  • May 16, 2020


Gun ban should be up to law enforcement experts: Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP

Bachrach disappointed with lack of details surrounding buyback program

  • May 16, 2020


Nav Canada says 120-day suspension of overnight services at YXT could end sooner or later

The company suspended overnight flight service station at YXT earlier this month

  • May 16, 2020

UPDATE: Kitimat with power back, temporary outage due to damaged cable

The outage impacted just over 5,200 accounts in the District

  • May 16, 2020

Kitimat gym announces May 18 reopening date

The Kitimat Fitness Gym had been closed since March 22

  • May 15, 2020

Horizon North camp workers reach union contract amid COVID-19

Ninety-seven per cent of camp workers voted in favour of the new contract

  • May 13, 2020

‘Bear with us’: KUTE working hard to get back to normal but won’t sacrifice safety

The facility reopened its doors on April 22 after being closed just over a month

  • May 11, 2020

UPDATE: District says Bish Creek wildfire believed to be human caused

The fire is currently covering approximately 40 hectares

  • May 11, 2020

95 per cent of Public Works employees back to work

District of Kitimat says it is continuously reassessing work conditions

  • May 10, 2020

District launching survey to analyze COVID-19’s impact on local business

The Kitimat Economic Recovery Task Force is made up of representatives from across the District

  • May 10, 2020

Terrace, Kitimat to receive $50,000 for analyzing housing data

The grant is part of the provincial Housing Needs Reports Program

  • May 8, 2020

‘We’ve sold virtually all of our cookies in B.C’: Girl Guides sales booming in retail stores

The organization say they have sold nearly 800,000 boxes of the iconic cookies

  • May 3, 2020

District, local unions pay respects to fallen workers for National Day of Mourning

In 2019, 140 people in B.C. died from a workplace injury or disease

  • May 3, 2020

Former Kitimat Winterhawk says he’s excited to take his shot at pro hockey

Skylar Pacheco recently signed with Les Gothiques d'Amiens of France's Ligue Magnus

  • May 3, 2020

Demonstrators gather near Prince Rupert ferry terminal to say ‘Haida Gwaii is closed’

More than 20 people gathered with drums and flags on Thursday; more to come

  • Apr 30, 2020

Local millwright creates 3D-printed mask straps for hospital workers

Devin Baer has 3D printed mask straps and head supports for KGH workers

  • Apr 30, 2020

Kitimat Food Bank usage down, donations up amid COVID-19 pandemic

Food Bank usually sees over 120 users in April; had only seen 60 by April 21

  • Apr 25, 2020

Councillors differ on invasive plant management

From 2018 to 2019 the area of all infestations grew to 9.67 hectares, up from 7.20 in 2018

  • Apr 24, 2020