Jackie Lieuwen

Northwest husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

BC Ambulance presented each a Vital Link Award for administering CPR

New funding opens for industry innovation

Northern Development Initiative Trust opened new funds, focused on areas impacted by the pine beetle

Regional leaders unite at Terrace Greyhound hearings

Greyhound answers questions, public concerns at Passenger Transportation Board meeting

Greyhound calls for public transportation fund

Made-for-the-north proposal would open northern routes to bidding process

Public input invited on Greyhound’s request to withdraw

Passenger Transportation Board holding public meetings in Terrace, Smithers, P.G. and Fort St. John

Northern B.C. leaders secure meeting with Greyhound

The hope is to work with Greyhound and find options to stay

New grading system for Houston

Broad descriptive terms to replace specific scores

Kermode bear trapped in Terrace and relocated

The kermode that’s been hanging around town has now been returned to the wild

School provincial tests now explained with broad new descriptions

Students are no longer measured by whether or not they meet expectations for their grade level

NWCC decides on new name

With few more approvals, the northwest college plans to officially request the name change this fall

Medical teams being formed to address complex health issues

Northern Health rolls out new framework for healthcare in Terrace

Terrace MRI up and running

Mills Memorial Hospital will offer services across the northwest, Houston to Haida Gwaii

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.

B.C. medical shift is necessary but painful

People on high doses of opioid prescriptions are being weaned down as the B.C. medical field responds to research revealing harms.

Fort St. John beats Smithers 5-3 in Coy Cup round robin

Fort St. John Flyers beat Smithers Steelheads 5-3 last night, knocking Steelheads out of the tournament with two losses in the round robin.

Regional district implements region-wide cardboard ban

Upper Bulkley River Streamkeepers are moving ahead with a small coho hatchery in Houston.

A missionary award

The Houston founders of Rock Nest Bible Camp were honoured this year for their lifetime of service.

Cleaning Houston water lines

Houston taps will be spewing dark brown water starting late-August.

Canfor funds new scoreboard

Canfor and several of their contractors are sponsoring a new scoreboard for the Houston arena.

Houston recycling depot expanding services

The Houston bottle depot now accepts milk jugs, cartons, tin cans and all plastics.