Quinn Bender, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

The CN Rail derailment involved a locomotive and three cars carrying wood pellets on July 18. (Natalia Balcerzak/Terrace Standard)

CN train derailment cleared between Terrace and Prince Rupert

The CN mainline is now open, following a train derailment mid-way between…

The CN Rail derailment involved a locomotive and three cars carrying wood pellets on July 18. (Natalia Balcerzak/Terrace Standard)
Skeena mainstem closed to recreational sockeye

Skeena mainstem closed to recreational sockeye

Escapements expected to be below 800,000 threshold

Skeena mainstem closed to recreational sockeye
Air Canada Jazz’s Bombardier Q-400s will service a new daily route between Terrace and Calgary beginning this fall. (Quinn Bender photo)

Daily flights from Terrace to Calgary coming soon

Air Canada confident LNG-fuelled market can now sustain the long-wanted route

Air Canada Jazz’s Bombardier Q-400s will service a new daily route between Terrace and Calgary beginning this fall. (Quinn Bender photo)
Tahltan reach benefits agreement over Seabridge’s massive KSM gold mine project

Tahltan reach benefits agreement over Seabridge’s massive KSM gold mine project

$308M agreement provides additional billions for Tahltan jobs, contracts

Tahltan reach benefits agreement over Seabridge’s massive KSM gold mine project
Northwest fire bans to be lifted Friday

Northwest fire bans to be lifted Friday

All campfires, Category 2 and 3 fires will be allowed

Northwest fire bans to be lifted Friday
Former Nisga’a Lisims Government internet technology manager Andre Cardinal.

Nisga’a Nation seeks gag order against employee making ‘malicious’ claims

IT manager Andre Cardinal goes to Facebook, promises to “educate” members

Former Nisga’a Lisims Government internet technology manager Andre Cardinal.
Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen. (File photo)

Cullen demands action on Ecstall River

Failing to penalize parties involved undermines all salmon conservation efforts, MP says

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen. (File photo)
ARMS is working to bring salmon back to the Alouette River system. (Contributed)

Gitxsan Hereditary Chiefs renew fishing ban

Conservation measure part of long-term hopes to revamp permitting process in their territory

ARMS is working to bring salmon back to the Alouette River system. (Contributed)
Search resumes for evidence in hit and run death of Cameron Kerr

Search resumes for evidence in hit and run death of Cameron Kerr

Terrace and Prince Rupert SARs scour Hwy 16 ditches

Search resumes for evidence in hit and run death of Cameron Kerr
B.C. Officers estimate 200 crab were dumped off the side of Skeena Crossing Road near Hazelton.

Another illegal dump of 200 Dungeness crab discovered in northern B.C.

DFO confident new site related to larger April 2 dump

B.C. Officers estimate 200 crab were dumped off the side of Skeena Crossing Road near Hazelton.
Telegraph Creek, pictured last summer, is still recovering from the massive Alkali Lake wildfire last summer. (Jane Philpott Facebook photo)

Fires still burning near Telegraph Creek

BC Wildfire Service assures residents of a proactive plan heading into wildfire season

Telegraph Creek, pictured last summer, is still recovering from the massive Alkali Lake wildfire last summer. (Jane Philpott Facebook photo)
Some of the winners from the 2017 ThriveNorth Business Challenge. (file photo)

Northwest entrepreneurs pitch their plans for cash prizes

ThriveNorth announces 12 finalists in this year’s business challenge

Some of the winners from the 2017 ThriveNorth Business Challenge. (file photo)
About 250 Dungeness crabs illegally discarded off the side of Highway 16 between Moricetown and Hazleton, near Smithers. (Contributed photo)

250 Dungeness crabs illegally dumped off B.C. highway

Fisheries Act prohibits the waste of any fish that is suitable for human consumption.

About 250 Dungeness crabs illegally discarded off the side of Highway 16 between Moricetown and Hazleton, near Smithers. (Contributed photo)
Annita McPhee joins race for NDP nomination

Annita McPhee joins race for NDP nomination

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP hopeful is a three-term president of the Tahltan Central Government

Annita McPhee joins race for NDP nomination
Telegraph Creek following the massive Alkali Lake wildfire this summer. (Jane Philpott Facebook photo)

Province kicks in $1.75M for Telegraph Creek housing

Money will be split between projects in Telegraph Creek, Dease Lake

Telegraph Creek following the massive Alkali Lake wildfire this summer. (Jane Philpott Facebook photo)
Canadian astronaut Col Chris Hadfield, right, looks on as Tahltan Band Chief Rick McLean (red jacket) presents Monaco’s Prince Albert II with a painting by Tahltan artist Alano Edzerza. Tsēmā Igharas photo

Astronaut’s visit uplifts B.C. community still reeling from wildfires

Chris Hadfield joins field-research team in Telegraph Creek

Canadian astronaut Col Chris Hadfield, right, looks on as Tahltan Band Chief Rick McLean (red jacket) presents Monaco’s Prince Albert II with a painting by Tahltan artist Alano Edzerza. Tsēmā Igharas photo
A government-appointed council says British Columbia must take immediate action to increase wild salmon populations.

Wild salmon council calls for immediate action

Council says government must focus on ‘tangible, achievable, near-term actions’

A government-appointed council says British Columbia must take immediate action to increase wild salmon populations.
MP visits Wet’suwet’en blockade to support peaceful resolution

MP visits Wet’suwet’en blockade to support peaceful resolution

Nathan Cullen calls on Trudeau to engage in spirit of reconciliation

MP visits Wet’suwet’en blockade to support peaceful resolution
Natalia Balcerzak Photo                                The family of Cameron Kerr make a second appeal any information about the fatal hit and run of Cameron Kerr on Nov. 18.

Family of Cameron Kerr makes second public appeal

“The nightmares and images of Cameron’s last moments haunt me every day,” says mother

Natalia Balcerzak Photo                                The family of Cameron Kerr make a second appeal any information about the fatal hit and run of Cameron Kerr on Nov. 18.
Gitxsan forming cross-sector salmon management team

Gitxsan forming cross-sector salmon management team

Nation again declares closure of fishery in territory for 2019

Gitxsan forming cross-sector salmon management team