Budget cuts show in ferry system's winter schedule

...Highway System is doing its best."Next month, the Southeast Conference will host its annual meeting - this year, in Prince Rupert, British Columbia - and transportation will be high on the agenda. A top ferry system official is expected to speak...
Salmon season might miss forecast

...reported in northern British Columbia, where runs near Prince Rupert are much smaller than anticipated. Fishermen in the...massive pool of warm ocean water. Joy Thorkelson of the Prince Rupert City Council referred to the situation with an an analogy...
BC to Skeena watershed mine: Improve design

...approved. The Skeena River is a large producer of sockeye salmon and flows into the Pacific just a few miles south of Prince Rupert.Pacific Booker Minerals, Inc., which proposed the Morrison Mine, was originally denied an Environmental Assessment...
Beverly Elysee Jones

...purchased a new VW bus and put "Jacques", the poodle, and son Tommy behind all the boxes and drove cross country to Prince Rupert. A short ferry trip later the family settled for good in Juneau.During the next 36 years Billy and Beverly lived...
Ferry sailings take budget hit

...which makes regular runs between many Southeast communities. Juneau, Haines, Wrangell, Ketchikan, Sitka and Prince Rupert are all served by the vessel.The M/V Matanuska will take on a version of the Taku's route, according to the...
Lack of ferries drastically cuts Tenakee Springs' summer business

...he said.The Taku's overhaul has been delayed two months because of those workarounds, Woodrow said, and both Prince Rupert and Kake's ferry service is cut in half this year compared to last. The Malaspina's annual overhaul is delayed...
AMHS ferry Taku beached for the summer

...Taku, which during summer typically sails between Ketchikan and Juneau, stopping in Wrangell, Petersburg, Kake and Prince Rupert on the way, will be out of service in from July through September.The Taku will undergo routine maintenance, which...
State | Local
Gold Medal tournament games set

...A note to Haida opponents this year: Edenshaw just received Hall Of Fame Honors at the All Native Tournament in Prince Rupert, and a trophy makes you feel younger. Add Matt, James and John Carle, Harold Dieltz and Joe and TJ Young, and...
Chris McNeil

...Shirley, Margaret, Patricia, Helen, Larry, Lorraine and Bradley. He also has a daughter, Louise Wilson of Prince Rupert, British Columbia. He was predeceased by his second wife, Barbara Hartill, the mother of their son, Chris D...
Transportation department proposes ferry service reductions

...pushing back the start of service by the Taku between Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and Juneau; and reducing service to Prince Rupert in the summer. Mainliner service to Sitka and southeast...


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