K-J Millar

Skeena—Bulkley Valley MP Taylor Bachrach salutes 10-day sick leave

Skeena—Bulkley Valley MP Taylor Bachrach salutes 10-day sick leave

Trudeau to seek 10 days paid sick leave for Canadians; NDP to support virtual parliament in exchange

Skeena—Bulkley Valley MP Taylor Bachrach salutes 10-day sick leave
Proposed Lax Kw’alaams blockade position, in between Terrace and Prince Rupert, at Salvus, on Hwy 16 would potentially lock traffic to Prince Rupert, Port Edward and Terrace. The Lax Kw’alaams community has current on island restrictions and check points in place. (Google maps)

Lax Kw’alaams propose checkpoint between Prince Rupert and Terrace

First Nation plans to block non-essential travel to and from Prince Rupert, Ministry of Transportation says they have no tenure

Proposed Lax Kw’alaams blockade position, in between Terrace and Prince Rupert, at Salvus, on Hwy 16 would potentially lock traffic to Prince Rupert, Port Edward and Terrace. The Lax Kw’alaams community has current on island restrictions and check points in place. (Google maps)
A group of Prince Rupert residents belonging to the Haida Nation formed an assembly at the Highway 16 and Park Avenue entrance to BC Ferries on Thursday, April 30, 2020, to inform passengers and vehicles arriving that “Haida Gwaii is closed to visitors” due to COVID-19. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

UPDATE: Vehicle turned around after demonstrators gather near Prince Rupert ferry terminal

More than 25 people gathered at BC Ferries terminal Thursday to say ‘Haida Gwaii is closed’

A group of Prince Rupert residents belonging to the Haida Nation formed an assembly at the Highway 16 and Park Avenue entrance to BC Ferries on Thursday, April 30, 2020, to inform passengers and vehicles arriving that “Haida Gwaii is closed to visitors” due to COVID-19. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
Phone app connects driver and passenger in ride sharing systems. Lucky-to-Go has been approved by the Passenger Transportation Board, who oversee taxi and ride hailing companies, to provide transportation network services to Prince Rupert and Terrace, as well as Kitimat, Smithers and all the way to Prince George. (File photo: Wikimedia Commons)

Northwest B.C. company denied approval for ride-share licence

Victoria ride-sharing company is approved licence for Northwest B.C. region

Phone app connects driver and passenger in ride sharing systems. Lucky-to-Go has been approved by the Passenger Transportation Board, who oversee taxi and ride hailing companies, to provide transportation network services to Prince Rupert and Terrace, as well as Kitimat, Smithers and all the way to Prince George. (File photo: Wikimedia Commons)
Local North Coast author and illustrator, Judy Hilgemann has published the chronicles of two bears made famous in 2016 for making their way from the Great Bear Rainforest to Alert Bay. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Haida Gwaii-based author releases ‘Great Grizzlies Go Home’ children’s book

Two famous bears swim from Great Bear Rainforest to Alert Bay

Local North Coast author and illustrator, Judy Hilgemann has published the chronicles of two bears made famous in 2016 for making their way from the Great Bear Rainforest to Alert Bay. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
A66 aka “Surf’ and his sister A79 aka “Current” are sibling members of the resident killer whale pod which visited Prince Rupert on April 13. They were more than likely out hunting for food, Joe Zelwiter, whale field researcher said. (Photo by: Joe Zelwietro)

Pod of seven killer whales makes visit to Prince Rupert harbour

Travel restrictions did not apply for these welcome, water-spouting visitors

A66 aka “Surf’ and his sister A79 aka “Current” are sibling members of the resident killer whale pod which visited Prince Rupert on April 13. They were more than likely out hunting for food, Joe Zelwiter, whale field researcher said. (Photo by: Joe Zelwietro)