Andrew Hudson

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Man charged after B.C house fire triggers high-grade explosives

Thomas Daniel Kendall charged with causing bodily harm by failing to properly store explosives

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Coast Guard warns of explosive hazard after barge runs aground on Haida Gwaii

Coast Guard warns of explosive hazard after barge runs aground on Haida Gwaii

West Coast Marine Response deploys skimmer vessel from Prince Rupert

Coast Guard warns of explosive hazard after barge runs aground on Haida Gwaii
Bystanders said what began as a spot fire soon engulfed the roof and spread inside when it was fanned by the wind. (Fran Fowler/Submitted)

Village of Queen Charlotte rattled by explosive fire

Police find live explosives near site of Haida Gwaii house fire, RCMP continue to investigate

Bystanders said what began as a spot fire soon engulfed the roof and spread inside when it was fanned by the wind. (Fran Fowler/Submitted)
Province to seize two Haida Gwaii homes, two residents face homelessness

Province to seize two Haida Gwaii homes, two residents face homelessness

Homes built in Hooterville near Queen Charlotte are considered Crown land

Province to seize two Haida Gwaii homes, two residents face homelessness
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Former bank robber, author Stephen Reid has died

Notorious member of the Stopwatch Gang passed away Tuesday

  • Jun 13, 2018
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Western Commander issued a mayday call at 9:34 a.m. and was listing when the Coast Guard and RCM SAR 64 crews arrived on scene. (RCM SAR 64 photo)

B.C. man dies after rescued from sinking fishing boat

A Prince Rupert fisherman dies after suffering apparent heart attack aboard troubled boat

Western Commander issued a mayday call at 9:34 a.m. and was listing when the Coast Guard and RCM SAR 64 crews arrived on scene. (RCM SAR 64 photo)
(Shelley Wilson/Queen Charlotte Lodge)

VIDEO: Young minke whale rescued after beaching in Haida Gwaii

Staff from the Queen Charlotte Lodge and Sampson Lodge spent hours cooling off the newborn

(Shelley Wilson/Queen Charlotte Lodge)
New bill would prohibit oil tankers from carrying crude and ‘persistent oils’ as cargo from stopping, loading or unloading at ports or marine installations along B.C.’s north coast and Haida Gwaii.

Liberals introduce oil-tanker ban bill

The bill would ban most tankers carrying crude oil along B.C.’s north coast

New bill would prohibit oil tankers from carrying crude and ‘persistent oils’ as cargo from stopping, loading or unloading at ports or marine installations along B.C.’s north coast and Haida Gwaii.
Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

Black Press media rider Arnold Lim, tests his hill biking four years after his last foray with the Cops for Cancer, Tour de Rock.

Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill
UNBC professor Farid Rahemtulla stands in front of the excavation site on the Babine River.

Archeological excavating

A Babine River fishing village has an archeology class busy and excited.

UNBC professor Farid Rahemtulla stands in front of the excavation site on the Babine River.

B.C. timber report leaves questions

Houston town council questions and discusses the usefulness of the recent timber review.

Forest ministry to look at securing salvage loggers’ cut

B.C.’s forestry minister will soon decide whether to create a license for small-scale salvage logging in the Morice timber area.

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College campus give alternate school students space

High school students can find a smaller, more flexible place to study in Houston this year

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Houston firefighters douse a burning apartment building at Copeland Avenue and 11th Street on Wednesday

UPDATE: Apartment fire leaves 21 homeless

More than a dozen tenants lost their homes in a Houston apartment fire on Wednesday.

Houston firefighters douse a burning apartment building at Copeland Avenue and 11th Street on Wednesday
Zoe Blunt

Morice River pipelines protest grows

About 160 pipelines protestors gathered at a week-long camp led by the Unis'tote'n clan of the Wet'suwet'en east of Houston last week.

Zoe Blunt
Farmer Jeremy Rouw trains a young red Holstein cow for the dairy contest at the Bulkley Valley fall fair.

Quick farmer getting his foot in the barn door

By 5 a.m. Wednesday, Jeremy Rouw had his eye on thunderclouds gathering above the mountains near his family’s dairy in Quick.

Farmer Jeremy Rouw trains a young red Holstein cow for the dairy contest at the Bulkley Valley fall fair.
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Dirt bikes noise drives complaints to District, RCMP

Noisy dirt bikes are driving some Houston residents up the wall.

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Daniel Scot

Design pro to plan biking trails down Mount Harry Davis

Houston is gearing up to build a set of mountain biking trails down the south slope of Mount Harry Davis.

Daniel Scot
Flames burst out of a Park Lane townhouse on Saturday

Second roof slows firefighters at Park Lane

A second roof slowed Houston firefighters as they tried to stop an Aug. 4 fire from sweeping through a Park Lane townhouse.

Flames burst out of a Park Lane townhouse on Saturday
Riders saddle up for a poker ride to benefit Houston’s Adele Murray on July 28.  Seventy-six riders took a hand during the ride

Poker ride, auction ring in support

Seventy-six horse riders bet on Houston’s community spirit at a poker ride for Adele Murray on July 28.

Riders saddle up for a poker ride to benefit Houston’s Adele Murray on July 28.  Seventy-six riders took a hand during the ride