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7 Mile Lodge south of Burns Lake. (Laura Blackwell photo)

Work camps nearing readiness for pipeline crews

Coastal GasLink construction to intensify beginning next year

7 Mile Lodge south of Burns Lake. (Laura Blackwell photo)
A wide-ranging network of electric vehicle charging stations has been announced for the central and northwestern areas of B.C. (File photo)

Major electric vehicle charging network announced

Stations to cover central interior and the northwest

A wide-ranging network of electric vehicle charging stations has been announced for the central and northwestern areas of B.C. (File photo)
Chief Gisday’wa with the remains of a structure alongside the Morice Forest Service Road burned in an arson fire overnight from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15. Two suspects have now been identified. (Gidimt’en Clan photo)

Morice Forest Service Road arson probe continues

Cabin belonged to a Wet’suwet’en hereditary chief

Chief Gisday’wa with the remains of a structure alongside the Morice Forest Service Road burned in an arson fire overnight from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15. Two suspects have now been identified. (Gidimt’en Clan photo)
Chief Gisday’wa with the remains of a structure alongside the Morice Forest Service Road burned in an arson fire overnight from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15. Two suspects have now been identified. (Gidimt’en Clan photo)

Morice Forest Service Road arson suspects identified

Structure, material destroyed in fire from the weekend, Gidimt’en Clan calls it a ‘hate crime’

Chief Gisday’wa with the remains of a structure alongside the Morice Forest Service Road burned in an arson fire overnight from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15. Two suspects have now been identified. (Gidimt’en Clan photo)
In this file photo, government leaders hold up copies of the Nisga’a Final Agreement which officially came into effect on May 11, 2000. From the left, B.C. Premier Ujjal Dosanjh, Nisga’a Lisims Government president, Nisga’a leader Joseph Gosnell and Robert Nault, the federal minister of Indian affairs. (File photo, The Terrace Standard)

Former Nisga’a Nation leader passes away

Joseph Gosnell was instrumental in negotiating landmark 2000 self-governing treaty

In this file photo, government leaders hold up copies of the Nisga’a Final Agreement which officially came into effect on May 11, 2000. From the left, B.C. Premier Ujjal Dosanjh, Nisga’a Lisims Government president, Nisga’a leader Joseph Gosnell and Robert Nault, the federal minister of Indian affairs. (File photo, The Terrace Standard)
Material from a Wet’suwet’en checkpoint that’s no longer in use along the Morice West Forest Service Road. (Houston Today Photo)

Wet’suwet’en checkpoint material remains alongside forest service road

Checkpoint featured in Coastal GasLink pipeline protests

Material from a Wet’suwet’en checkpoint that’s no longer in use along the Morice West Forest Service Road. (Houston Today Photo)
Brucejack mine fatality identified

Brucejack mine fatality identified

Patrick Critch was from Newfoundland

Brucejack mine fatality identified
Broman Lake activity

Broman Lake activity

Jakes Construction Ltd. from the Fraser Valley has set up an operations…

Broman Lake activity
Feds provide more than $7 million for northwest First Nations’ COVID-19 response

Feds provide more than $7 million for northwest First Nations’ COVID-19 response

Across B.C., more than $40 million was distributed

Feds provide more than $7 million for northwest First Nations’ COVID-19 response
Possible retail cannabis store in the Houston Mall

Possible retail cannabis store in the Houston Mall

Houston residents will soon have a chance to have their say in…

Possible retail cannabis store in the Houston Mall
A weekend fire damaged a bridge on the North Road but has not affected operations at Canfor’s Houston mill. (Angelique Houlihan photo)

Police investigating bridge fire at Houston

Sign found linking blaze to ongoing American protests

A weekend fire damaged a bridge on the North Road but has not affected operations at Canfor’s Houston mill. (Angelique Houlihan photo)
Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry updates the COVID-19 situation in B.C., July 17, 2020. (B.C. government)

8 new COVID-19 cases in B.C.’s northwest as cases increase dramatically

That brings the total test-positive cases in the region to 25

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry updates the COVID-19 situation in B.C., July 17, 2020. (B.C. government)
Houston RCMP search for man, woman

Houston RCMP search for man, woman

Concerned for their well-being following July 20 report

Houston RCMP search for man, woman
Terrace’s community response to the COVID-19 pandemic was sparked by Philip Maher. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

COVID-19 threat resulted in huge community response in Terrace area

“We found a job for everybody,” says key organizer

Terrace’s community response to the COVID-19 pandemic was sparked by Philip Maher. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)
Overall house sales drop in the northwest

Overall house sales drop in the northwest

COVID-19 pandemic slowed market activity

Overall house sales drop in the northwest
Police vehicle outside a Pearson Road residence where a homicide is being investigated. (Angelique Houlihan photo)

Police investigate July 2 homicide in Houston

Man succumbed to injuries at Pearson Road residence

Police vehicle outside a Pearson Road residence where a homicide is being investigated. (Angelique Houlihan photo)
BC Hydro’s Skeena Substation south of Terrace slated to play key role in supplying power to planned LNG facility in Kitimat. (File photo)

Telkwa named site for power-boosting capacitor for Kitimat LNG power supply

BC Hydro releases plan to beef up power carrying capacity of line from Prince George to the coast

BC Hydro’s Skeena Substation south of Terrace slated to play key role in supplying power to planned LNG facility in Kitimat. (File photo)
Canfor is re-opening its Houston mill on June 8. (File photo)

Houston mill to re-open June 8

Ends lengthy shutdown which began in March

Canfor is re-opening its Houston mill on June 8. (File photo)
Diane Killman photo of the dock on Pinkut Lake.

No fines issued in provincial parks over May longweekend

Activities restricted to day-use only

Diane Killman photo of the dock on Pinkut Lake.
Pipe for the Coastal GasLink natural gas pipeline is being stored at several locations, including this one in Houston (above) in preparation for installation. (Coastal GasLink photo)

Coastal GasLink pipeline work ramps up

With spring thaw ending, workers start to arrive for summer season

Pipe for the Coastal GasLink natural gas pipeline is being stored at several locations, including this one in Houston (above) in preparation for installation. (Coastal GasLink photo)