Kitimat Northern Sentinel

“It’s not as hard as people think”: Local family’s annual tradition of biking from Kitimat to Terrace

A Kitimat family has made it an annual summer tradition to bike from Kitimat to Terrace.

  • Jun 24, 2020

“We’re trying to do the best we can”: Coastal GasLink trying to ensure access for locals to preferred fishing area amidst pipeline construction

The CGL pipeline route goes under the river at the Lower Dyke, a favourite fishing area for locals.

  • Jun 24, 2020

“Where are these guys going to go?”: Kitimat locals concerned as Coastal GasLink Pipeline construction takes over favoured fishing location

CGL pipeline construction has been blocking off the Lower Dyke for fishing between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.

  • Jun 24, 2020

Kitimat Food Share program looking at changes amidst COVID-19 regulations

The Kitimat Food Share program is using this time to increase their impact in the community.

  • Jun 22, 2020

Minor hockey coach sets up virtual meeting with Olympians to keep players engaged

Rebecca Johnson will be interacting with B.C.'s minor hockey players on June 25.

  • Jun 22, 2020

“Canoe building is alive in Haisla Nation”: Haisla man using ancestral methods to construct cedar log canoe

Tome Cordeiro wants to help bring back the tradition of canoe building to the Haisla community.

  • Jun 19, 2020

Clean energy program aims to help shift remote Kitasoo/Xai’xais First Nation community to renewable energy sources

The First Nation community of Klemtu is transitioning to renewable energy for future sustainability.

  • Jun 19, 2020

Kitimat Economic Recovery Task Force launches Phase One of Kitimat COVID-19 Business Support

Phase One involves several campaigns to help local businesses overcome COVID-19 related challenges.

  • Jun 19, 2020

Radley and Hirsch Creek Parks in Kitimat officially open for 2020 camping season

Despite the rain, there was a line up outside Radley Park an hour before it opened Friday morning.

  • Jun 19, 2020

Fire prohibitions lifted across Northwest Fire Centre

Public is encouraged to remain cautious

  • Jun 18, 2020

Fire prohibitions lifted across Northwest Fire Centre

Public is encouraged to remain cautious

  • Jun 18, 2020

District of Kitimat council agrees to ask provincial health ministry for collection of race-based data during COVID-19

The data collected will help determine the effects of COVID-19 on more racially-diverse communities.

  • Jun 17, 2020

‘Most Patriotic House’ Competition, community video among Kitimat’s 2020 Canada Day celebration plans

Canada Day celebrations are going to look different this year amidst social distancing rules.

  • Jun 16, 2020

‘Most Patriotic House’ Competition, community video among Kitimat’s 2020 Canada Day celebration plans

Canada Day celebrations are going to look different this year amidst social distancing rules.

  • Jun 16, 2020

District of Kitimat approves zoning amendment, gives green light to proposed Go-Kart facility

The amendment will add "Recreation, Commercial" to permitted uses at the subject property

  • Jun 12, 2020

Kitimat Chamber of Commerce holds virtual Flag Raising Ceremony amidst COVID-19 restrictions

The Kitimat Chamber of Commerce is doing a virtual Flag Raising Ceremony amidst COVID-19 distancing.

  • Jun 12, 2020

New Kitimat River Safety Initiatives brought about for fishermen in wake of drownings

Kitimat Search and Rescue and local fishing guides have partnered on new water safety initiatives.

  • Jun 12, 2020

Rio Tinto provides update on newest air monitoring station adjacent to CN Rail station

Station set up to provide SO2 readings; has been operating since April 27

  • Jun 12, 2020

Car goes off road into water on Hwy 37, just north of Humphrey Creek Bridge

A car drove off the road just north of Humphrey Creek Bridge on Hwy 37 Thursday shortly before noon.

  • Jun 11, 2020