Quinn Bender, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

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)
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
Family pleads again for witnesses in B.C. man’s hit-and-run death

Family pleads again for witnesses in B.C. man’s hit-and-run death

Cameron Kerr was killed while walking home from a friend’s wake in Terrace

Family pleads again for witnesses in B.C. man’s hit-and-run death
Northern Health investigates racist posts of possible employee

Northern Health investigates racist posts of possible employee

Facebook comments call for segregated health authorities

Northern Health investigates racist posts of possible employee
Lady Macbeth. (Contributed photo)

Former B.C. crime reporter pens debut children’s book

Thom Barker channels his giant dog’s phobias into theme exploring critical thinking

Lady Macbeth. (Contributed photo)
Telegraph Creek following the massive Alkali Lake wildfire this summer. (Jane Philpott Facebook photo)

Telegraph Creek wildfire evacuees may be home by Christmas

Structure loss was the highest for any First Nation in Canadian wildfire history, says minister

Telegraph Creek following the massive Alkali Lake wildfire this summer. (Jane Philpott Facebook photo)
B.C. anglers furious over American VIP fishing trip

B.C. anglers furious over American VIP fishing trip

DFO investigating legality of First Nations research licence to fishing party

B.C. anglers furious over American VIP fishing trip
B.C. municipalities want convicted politicians removed from office

B.C. municipalities want convicted politicians removed from office

Terrace and Pitt Meadows UBCM resolutions also call for action upon charges being laid

B.C. municipalities want convicted politicians removed from office
BC Wildfire Service photo

Telegraph Creek wildfire downgraded

Efforts now focused on recovery and access to community

BC Wildfire Service photo
Four fires merge near Telegraph Creek

Four fires merge near Telegraph Creek

Northern B.C.’s Alkali Lake blaze now at 118,000 hectares

Four fires merge near Telegraph Creek
Terrace Search and Rescue photo

B.C. hiker survives 300-foot fall from cliff

SAR helicopter team finds woman clinging to small ledge 300-feet down

Terrace Search and Rescue photo
Telegraph Creek wildfires merge into one

Telegraph Creek wildfires merge into one

Wind shift offers chance to secure southern flank of 28,000-hectare blaze

Telegraph Creek wildfires merge into one
The Alkali Lake and South Stikine River fire near Telegraph Creek are still showing significant fire activity. The fires are expected to merge into one. (BC Wildfire Service photo)

Volatile Telegraph Creek wildfires expected to merge

Fire crews will be flown in to protect threatened village if road is compromised

The Alkali Lake and South Stikine River fire near Telegraph Creek are still showing significant fire activity. The fires are expected to merge into one. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
Aaron Brown photo

Remote Northwest community under wildfire evacuation order

More crews arrive today at Alkali Lake wildfire now moving toward Telegraph Creek

Aaron Brown photo
Chatelle Simpson (Facebook photo)

Body of missing woman found in Skeena River

A GoFundMe page set up to benefit children of Chantelle Simpson

Chatelle Simpson (Facebook photo)
Search teams locate body of B.C.-born soldier

Search teams locate body of B.C.-born soldier

Trp. Sam Christiansen was swept away while swimming in the Ottawa River

Search teams locate body of B.C.-born soldier
Jeffery Phan, 24, Michelle Lesaca, 24, and their two children were missing after their abandoned vehicle was found along the highway in the Dease Lake area. (Contributed photo)

Rescued Oregon family simply unprepared for adventure, RCMP say

Agencies now helping the group of four get to their destination in Alaska

Jeffery Phan, 24, Michelle Lesaca, 24, and their two children were missing after their abandoned vehicle was found along the highway in the Dease Lake area. (Contributed photo)
The Brucejack Mine is a 2,700 tonnes-per-day high-grade gold underground mine located approximately 65 km north of Stewart. (Brucejack Mine photo)

Tahltan to get $7-million annual cut of Brucejack tax revenue

The Tahltan First Nation will receive a $7-million annual share of the…

The Brucejack Mine is a 2,700 tonnes-per-day high-grade gold underground mine located approximately 65 km north of Stewart. (Brucejack Mine photo)
Last Greyhound bus leaves B.C.’s Highway of Tears

Last Greyhound bus leaves B.C.’s Highway of Tears

BC Transit will fill void on an interim basis beginning June 4

Last Greyhound bus leaves B.C.’s Highway of Tears
Grace Peerless, 13, of Terrace, B.C., succumbed to complications arising from severe burns incurred at a fire pit in her family’s back yard. (Photo courtesy Peerless family)

Backyard fire-pit tragedy takes life of 13-year-old girl

B.C.’s Grace Peerless dies of complications from burns to upper body

Grace Peerless, 13, of Terrace, B.C., succumbed to complications arising from severe burns incurred at a fire pit in her family’s back yard. (Photo courtesy Peerless family)