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PRINCE RUPERT - On behalf of Dundee Wealth – Cathy Horcoff, The Belmont, EZ Rock and the Community of Prince Rupert a cheque was presented to Rick McChesney of the North Coast Health Improvement Society for $8,000. The funds which were raised at the First Annual Charity Golf Scramble will help the Society in their efforts to purchase a Bone Mass Density Scanner for the Prince Rupert Regional Hospital.

FSA results show Rupert students behind BC By Shaun Thomas THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

PRINCE RUPERT - The provincial government released the results of the 2012 Foundation Skills Assessment for grades four and seven, and the results show that Prince Rupert students are behind others in BC when it comes to reading, writing and numeracy. In grade four classes in the Prince Rupert School District, 66 per cent of students were meeting or exceeding expectations in reading compared to 70 per cent across BC, 59 per cent were meeting or exceeding expectations in writing compared to 72 per cent across BC and 57 per cent were meeting or exceeding expectations for numeracy compared to 68 per cent in BC.



And while the district was behind the provincial numbers overall, the stats show Aboriginal students in grade four in the district are on par with their provincial counterparts. In reading 53 per cent met or exceeded expectations both in the district and the province, in writing the numbers were 52 per cent in the district and 53 per cent in the province, and in numeracy Prince Rupert Aboriginal students were higher than the provincial numbers at 53 per cent compared to 49 per cent. When the comparison is made to grade seven students, those in the Prince Rupert School District are also behind the provincial numbers than in grade four. In reading 48 per cent of students met or exceeded expectations locally compared to 64 per cent across the province, in

writing 57 per cent were meeting or exceeding expectations compared to 71 per cent across BC, and in numeracy just 41 per cent of students were meeting or exceeding expectations compared to 60 per cent across BC. While grade four Aboriginal students were on par with others in the province, that is not the case for the grade seven students. In reading, writing and numeracy the number of students meeting or exceeding expectations are 37 per cent, 44 per cent and 27 per cent compared to BC numbers of 45 per cent, 53 per cent and 36 per cent, respectively. In the Haida Gwaii School District, student sin grade four are just below the provincial numbers in reading (69 per cent meeting or exceeding expectations compared to 70 per cent),




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The decision to move the project forward into development would be taken after conducting the necessary engineering, environmental, First Nations and stakeholder engagement work, with start up around the end of the decade, pending regulatory approvals and investment decisions.

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Pilots recognized for efforts in crash By Anna Killen THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

TERRACE - The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) in Victoria issued the award to White River Helicopters, singling out Kief Khanlarian and Andy Ramsay, who first found the wreckage. The JRCC’s award program acknowledges the contribution of volunteers and the general public who go above and beyond to assist in an emergency air or marine situation. The awards, given out a couple of times a year, are issued based on advice from the coordinators who run the cases. “The gentlemen of White River Helicopters certainly went above and beyond on the 1st of June,” said Major James Pierotti, officer in charge of the JRCC. “While all we can provide is a piece of paper, we hope they find pride in the sincere words from all of our coordinators here who greatly appreciated their assistance during the prosecution of this tragic accident.” The cause of the

crash is still undetermined. Three men, 44-year-old Peter Bryant of Terrace, 48-yearold Blake Erickson of Sicamous, BC and 44-year-old Arnaud Jolibois of Banff, Alberta, were killed June 1 when their helicopter, belonging to Bailey Helicopters, went down while on a training flight. The weather was poor the day in the location of the crash. “We just did what we thought needed to be done,” said Khanlarian, admitting it feels strange to get an award for someone’s misfortune. “But nobody’s adverse to being told they’ve done a good job.” Khanlarian, originally from a coastal town in Devon, England, moved to Terrace in February last year. This is his first season with White River Helicopters. He served with the British Army for 24 years, where he trained to be a pilot and gained a number of first-responder skills. It was Khanlarian’s day off when the crash took place. He was at home gardening when he got the call from Ram-

say, who was on duty. The emergency locator transmitter of the helicopter belonging Bailey had gone off and the company called White River. Based on the coordinates from the transmitter, White River’s headquarters was five minutes by air from the immediate vicinity of Sleeping Beauty Mountain. The two flew over the area in question and saw nothing, so they extended their search. After 45 minutes, the two pilots found the wreckage. “Finding a crash is infrequent,” said Khanlarian. “Transmitters going off is usually not a crash. Usually someone’s knocked a button or a wire is loose. You don’t expect to find a crash, you expect to find someone sitting there, embarrassed.” Ramsay dropped Khanlarian off to investigate, who then walked 10 to 15 minutes up the mountain. He approached the site and began speaking to the passengers as per CPR training. But “there was noth-

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White River Helicopters pilot Kief Khanlarian holds an award in recognition of the actions he and fellow pilot Andy Ramsay undertook following a fatal crash near here June 1. ing more I could do,” he said. He then found a suitable base camp and prepared the area for the RCMP, armed forces search and rescue personnel, local search and rescue volunteers and an avalanche technician who would later arrive. Meanwhile, the investigation by the feder-

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PRINCE RUPERT - The top Chrysler technician in the province can be found right here in Prince Rupert. Steve Eso of Rainbow Chrysler was one of 10 technicians from around the province in the 2012 Tech Challenge last month, and outperformed the others involved to be recognized as the top technician in BC. “I feel pretty proud. The contest is designed to reward people who follow and complete Chrysler training, so it is nice to be able to benchmark myself against other veteran technicians from around the province and it’s nice to bring some prestige to the dealership,” said Eso, who started by washing cars at Rainbow Chrysler about 10 years ago. “It’s nice for the dealership to get rewarded for the investment they make in technical training.


Steve Eso of Rainbow Chrysler was named the top Chrysler Technician in BC. It’s not cheap to fly someone down for training, the nearest place is Chilliwack, and it can be for only a day or two. It’s not cheap, but it is the reality of working on modern cars.”

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Marlins earn top spots By Sean Glanville THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

KITIMAT - The Kitimat Marlins had four of its 6 AAA Provincial qualified swimmers attend the AAA Provincial Long Course (50 meter pool) swimming championships in Richmond. As always when attending Provincial and National level meets they joined qualified swimmers from Smithers and Prince Rupert as part of the Points North swim team. Six hundred and forty of the best swimmers of all ages from around the province were in attendance making for some extremely tough competition. With stronger results and more AAA qualified swimmers from around the region for the first time in many, many years Points North fielded relay teams in both the 12 and under girls and 12 and under boys divisions. Zachary Dumas (12) from the Marlins in his first ever AAA Provincial meet joined with Liam McChesney, and Trey Kish from Prince Rupert as well as Luke Baraduci from Smithers to bring home Bronze medals in the 12 and under boys 200 meter Medley Relay, 200 meter and 800 meter freestyle relays. Alivia Salema (12) and Kleanza Cathers (12) from the Marlins joined with Avery Movald and Amy Leighton from Prince Rupert to win silver in the 12 and under girls 800 meter freestyle relay. Kleanza Cathers (12) competing in the 12 year old girls division had four top 8 finishes (top 8 swimmers in each event

make the finals) Her strongest result came in the 200 meter backstroke, a 5th place finish in the finals. It was Cathers best result ever at a AAA Provincial Championships. She also placed 7th in the 400 meter, 800 meter and 2 km open water freestyle events. First year competitive swimmer Brander Pacheco (13) continued to have outstanding results for a swimmer who is brand new to the sport as he made the finals (top 8 overall) in two events in the 13 year old

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Minister sees debris from tsunami By Martina Perry THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

HAIDA GWAII - British Columbian Minister of Environment Terry Lake and his team spent three days in Haida Gwaii early last weekend on a “fact-finding” trip to see first hand the debris that’s arriving on B.C.’s west coast from the 2011 tsunami that devastated parts of Japan. The earthquake that hit Japan on March 11, 2011 was the world’s fifth-largest earthquake since 1900, with a magnitude of 9.0. After the quake, a tsunami ensued and washed approximately five million tonnes of debris into the sea. Around 1.5 million tonnes of debris is said to be drifting towards North America’s coast, with debris expected to arrive within the next few years. Radiation experts say that the likeliness of any of the debris generated from the tsunami holding harmful levels of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear emergency is very low. Lake said his trip to Haida Gwaii was to help him understand the level of the problem at this stage and to help inform him on how many resources and how much funding will be needed to help resolve the prob-

lem. “We want to design a program that is scalable because even though we can see the material coming in now, there’s a lot of debate on how much volume will actually make it to our beaches. We want to have a program that allows us to scale it up if necessary and have contingency plans in place if the volume becomes greater than expected,” Lake told The Prince Rupert Northern View in an exclusive interview. “We haven’t identified specific dollars yet, but we’re not going to be able to do this with no cost… We haven’t fully developed the plan.” Lake and his group examined beaches on Haida Gwaii, and he said the most common items they came across were objects with high flotation value such as Styrofoam, plastic floats, etc. Some more unusual items they came across included mini fridges, which Lake said were lined with Styrofoam. During his time in Haida Gwaii, Lake also met with the vice-president of the Haida Nation, local government leaders and band councilors. “We had an open discussion… I think their

biggest concern was the capacity they have for collection and disposal because their landfill space is quite limited,” said Lake, mentioning that the government might have to look at off-island solutions. “I got the impression [Minister Terry Lake] did understand our situation, even though he didn’t have answers at that moment,” said Andrew Merilees, who is the Mayor of the Village of Masset. “[Lake] was very aware of the issues Haida Gwaii is facing, with our isolated coast-line, our small transfer station,

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PRINCE RUPERT - Rampage players Dan Wright and Derek Baker present a cheque for $7,312 raised during the Rampage Charity Scramble to Wildlife Shelter operators Gunther and Nancy Golinia and board chair Tobbi Gjelsvik.

Prince Rupert council sending letter in support of Planet Youth lihood that this letter such as the Gather– or the petition that ing Strength Canoe was put together by Journey and GatherPlanet Youth meming Our Voices Abbers last month – will original Youth Conchange their minds is ference. slim. The Department Planet Youth was of Canadian Heritage put in place to assist was funding Prince young people with Rupert’s center, as a variety of things, well as 25 other censuch as getting them ters of the same namore involved in ture in British Cothe community and lumbia. Notice of the helping them to find funding cut came on employment. PlanJune 12, with the fedet Youth also gave Councillor Carlick-Pearson eral Conservatives young adults producstopping funding to tive and healthy acthe Cultural Connectivities to partake in, tions for Aboriginal such as culture camps, plant med- Youth program, a $22-million iniicine workshops, music sessions, tiative that supports off-reserve hiking, and more. The group also Aboriginal youth in the 10-24 fund raised annually to take part year old bracket, which funded in larger provincial-wide events Planet Youth.


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PRINCE RUPERT - City council is sending a letter to the Federal Government asking them to save the Friendship House’s Planet Youth program, which was recently de-funded by Ottawa. “I think it’s a very valuable service that the Friendship House provides. It helps keep our kids off streets and out of trouble, so I’m very happy to be able to assist them. I know that the Friendship house has had some tremendous cutbacks in the past year,� said councilor Judy Carlick Pearson. The letter will be sent to the Prime Minister’s Office to tell him how important council feels the program is to the community. If the government’s unflinching support of its own spending cuts is anything to go by, the like-

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HAZELTON - RCMP and Search and Rescue were continuing their search earlier in the week for a missing Ohio man, 26 year old Warren Andrew Sill ,who was in the Gull Creek area filming a documentary on the Kermode bears (also known as Spirit Bears) known to roam in that area. On July 10th, 2012 New Hazelton RCMP received a complaint of an abandoned vehicle parked at Gull Creek. RCMP identified the owner of the blue/grey Pontiac Torrent SUV Ohio plate EGW1699 as a vehicle belonging to Sill. Police spoke to the family who stated their son, Andrew, was in the area to make a documentary on the Spirit Bear and they had last spoken to him on July

Search and Rescue volunteers, along with RCMP police dog services, ATV support, a local helicopter and a number of volunteers have been involved in searching throughout the vast forested area which is being described as dense and very challenging. “The fact that this young man is not an avid hiker and he is not familiar with this terrain, is very concerning,” said Smith. Warren Andrew Soll is described as: 5’10” 180 lbs. Medium build short dirty blond hair Clean straight teeth If anyone has information in regards to Warren Andrew Sill, they are asked to contact the New Hazelton RCMP Detachment at (250) 842-5244 or call 911 for immediate assistance.

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TERRACE - Shauna LeBlanc, owner of McDonalds in Terrace, right, presents Margot van Kleeck, executive director of the Terrace Child Development Centre, with a cheque for $1,797.25 from the 19th annual McHappy Day here. The money will go towards supporting the child development centre’s programs which assist children in the Terrace area.

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PRINCE RUPERT - The summer’s third cruise ship, the Silversea Shadow, arrived in Prince Rupert last Friday. The cruise passengers were greeted with the same fanfare and activities that the Cruise Task Force and the Port Authority have organized for the previous cruise visits in the hopes of attracting a new cruise line to make Prince Rupert a regular stop.

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Rupert city payroll well above Terrace’s By Shaun Thomas THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

PRINCE RUPERT - The City of Prince Rupert’s Statement of Financial Information shows that almost three times as many city employees make over $75,000 than in neighbouring Terrace, despite only having 1,000 more residents. The 2011 Statement of Financial Information lists 45 people who work for the City and make more than $75,000, while the City of Terrace lists 17 people who make more than $75,000. Of those 45 people, 12 city employees are listed as making more than $100,000, with City Manager Gord Howie and Chief Finan-

cial Officer Dan Rodin being the highest paid employees at $154,008 and $136,627 respectively. The City Administrator hired to replace long-time administrator Ron Poole in Terrace was to be paid $140,000, while the Director of Finance for the City of Terrace made $103,605. The payroll for employees making over $75,000 in Prince Rupert is more than double that of Terrace, sitting at $4.18 million compared to $1.62 million. One notable difference between the two communities is the fire department. While 14 firefighters in Prince Rupert are among those making more than

$75,000 per year, with two long-time firefighters and Fire Chief Dave McKenzie making over $100,000, the City of Terrace fire department has few full-time staff and relies on a volunteer force of around 25 people for the remainder of the task. In fact, of the 17 people making over $75,000 in Terrace, seven of those are firefighters. When it comes to overall payroll, the City of Prince Rupert is significantly higher than that of Terrace. The City of Terrace payroll sits at $6.68 million while the City of Prince Rupert payroll, excluding elected officials, sits at $12.29 million. The payroll for those not mak-

ing more than $75,000 is $8.12 million in Prince Rupert and $5.06 million in Terrace. Expe-nses incurred by staff making over $75,000 was also more than triple that of Terrace, sitting at $192,427 compared to $59,259. The highest expenses for Prince Rupert were those of City Manager Gord Howie, who claimed $25,508. As for the elected leader of the City, Prince Rupert mayor Jack Mussallem was paid $39,956 while mayor Dave Pernarowski was paid

$28,374. The four returning council members – Anna Ashley, Gina Garon, Joy Thorkelson and Nelson Kinney – each received $12,399 and each had over $4,000 in expenses. Expenses for the two councils were almost even with Terrace council having expenses of $34,833 and Prince Rupert council having expenses of $35,450. The population of Prince Rupert is 12,508 according to the 2011 census, while the population of Terrace is 11,486. All of the above numbers include benefits.




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Ilse was born in Germany on 1922 Oct 22 and passed on 2012 July 7 at the age of 88. She grew up in near GaDansk before the second world war and spent some time in a Russian prison work camp during the war. After the war she lived in Cologne where she met and married Herbert. They had a child Oswald and immigrated to Canada, shortly living in Wells BC and then for nearly 50 years in Terrace BC. Herbert built a house and Ilse tended the garden to be an immaculate park. Her cakes and tortes were always welcomed by her many friends and neighbours. Having lived a long and full life, she will be very happy being with her cherished husband again, and of course, he will know who the boss is. A gathering with lunch/ refreshments will be held at 1 pm on Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at the Northern Motor Inn, Terrace BC.

For more information: Oswald Kienapfel via or 604-943-1638 or 604-220-1090



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Small ads, BIG deals! Coming Events Third Annual Grassy Plains Country & Bluegrass Festival July 27, 28, & 29th. For more info please call 1-250-2206087. A host of great Entertainers. Rough camping on Site.

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Toll Free 1-855-406-1253 BUSINESS For Sale: Wedding Care and Concepts; everything incl. For info call 250624-6969 or 250-622-4476 Family Business Opportunity Well established sandwich and coffee shop for sale. With a good and stable income which can get better with presence of an owner operator. Serious inquires only please. If interested call 250-632-2467 Tired of sales? Teach from home. Your ďŹ nancial future in the Health & Wellness industry, online train/support.

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In Loving Memory of

Denton Douglas Bailey Born on June 16, 1955, Denton passed away on July 2, 2012 after a battle with cancer. Denton was born and raised in Kitimat, and worked at Eurocan for 32 years. He enjoyed rep hockey, fishing, quadding, boating, water-skiing, and most of all, time with his twins. He is so missed by his family and friends. Denton is survived by his children, Connor and Colleen; parents Doug and Colleen; brothers David (Penny) and Dale (Marilyn); as well as nieces, nephews, great-niece and many relatives and friends. Thank you to Dr. Kay and the nurses who cared for Denton. A big Thank You to the Walker family, the Haisla United Church, the Haisla Pentecostal Church and the Haisla community for the memorial service they held. Thank you for all the gifts of food, flowers, phone calls, and cards.

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Forever loved, forever missed.

In Loving Memory of

Connor Carter December 21, 1994 July 3, 2012

It is with great sadness that we announce that Connor passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Tuesday July 3, 2012 at Canuck Place Hospice in Vancouver. Connor will be sadly missed by his family and all who knew him. He was a big brother to Logan and Tanaiya, and son to Debbie Carter & Wade Pearson. His smile, his laugh and his love of life touched the lives of many. He had many friends who adored him at CHSS. Connor’s strength and courage throughout his life inspired all. We would like to thank Dr. Belgardt, Dr. Simon’s, the nurses and staff at PRRH, Sarah and the teams of doctors and nurses at BC Children’s Hospital, and the nurses and staff at the Canuck Place Hospice for their outstanding care and compassion throughout Connor’s life and his recent illness. We would also like to extend a big thank you to the many friends and family who have helped us through this difÀcult time. To honour Connor a celebration of his life will take place in late August 2012.

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PART-TIME OFFICE ASSISTANT/MAILROOM SUPERVISOR required at the Northern Sentinel in Kitimat, BC Knowledge in Word/Excel necessary. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team, and willing to learn new skills. Heavy lifting is required.

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First Canada has an opening in Smithers for a scheduled and charter Bus Driver. The successful applicant will generally work Mondays and Thursdays, transporting passengers to and from Smithers, Houston, and Huckleberry Mine. The job will involve some charter work, some holiday coverage for other drivers, and some other Company duties.

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Box 250, Dease Lake, B.C. VOC 1LO Tel: (250) 771 - 5482 Fax: (250) 771-5454 Toll Free: 1-866-827-8632

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Excavator and Dozer operators

- Must be available immediately. - Must have 8-10 years road building experience - Must have valid driver’s license. - Must pass a drug test. - Must work in a camp setting.. - Must provide references.

Send resumes to Fax: 1-250-771-5454 or Call Toll Free 1-866-827-8632 for more info.

We offer a great working environment with an excellent benefits package and competitive wage for the successful applicant. Please reply with resume to: Service Manager, Canadian Tire 5100 Hwy. 16 West, Terrace or email: No phone calls please

Do You Enjoy Fashion Clothing? You Enjoy Smiling and Assisting Others?

Carriers Wanted! +No Collecting! +Direct Deposit Pay! +Wednesday & Friday Deliveries.

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The successful applicant will have previous professional driving experience.


Please mail, email, or fax Resume and Driver’s Abstract to Mr. Philip Malnis: First Canada ULC. 780 Lahakas Blvd.Kitimat BC V8C 1T9 Fax. # 250-632-2154 email:


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Call the Northern Sentinel today! Call 250-632-6144, or email

Serious inquiries only. Apply with a resume to:

STELLA or MERCEDES 301 City Centre


Pastor Mickeal Hoffman 1340 Kingfisher Avenue - Church Ph. 250-632-5623

10:30 am Morning Worship Service Mountain View Alliance Church 1332 Lahakas Blvd. N 250-632-4658 Rev. Don Read, Pastor

Sunday, July 22 10:30 Worship Service Speaker Terry Stephan

1760 Nalabila Boulevard Ph 250-632-2215 Father Kenneth Uwaoma ~ EVERYONE WELCOME

Summer Mass Times Saturday evening at 7:30 pm Sunday morning at 10:00 am

Presbyterian CHURCH

Lahakas and Nalabila Ph. 250-632-2044 or 250-632-2568




Pastor Clint Magnus • ph. 250-632-6962 KITIMAT 1474 Nalabila Blvd. 11:00 am Sunday Worship 9:45 am Bible Study and Sunday School

TERRACE 5010 Agar Ave.

250.631.7825 2:00 pm Sunday Worship

Pacific Cornerstone Baptist Church

Sundays at 6:30 during July & August Kitimat Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room Welcome to our new Pastor

Pastor Paul Lagace Salvation by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone, to the glory of God alone! For more information phone 250-632-4924






FIRST UNITED CHURCH 1180 Kingfisher Ave. • Ph. 250-632-7149 Email: • Rev. Larry Scott


FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 840 Columbia Ave. – Ph. 250-632-6014 Email: Rev. Tim Coleman

Sunday, July 22 10:00 am Worship Service Mathew 16:13-20 “What is & Why the Church” Pastor Tim Coleman Speaking

Jr. Boys camp begins today!

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Full Gospel Bible Fellowship ALL ARE WELCOME


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Help Wanted An Alberta Construction Company is hiring dozer, excavator and labour/rock truck operators. Preference will be given to operators that are experienced in oilfield road and lease construction. Lodging and meals provided. The work is in the vicinity of Edson, Alberta. Alcohol & Drug testing required. Call Contour Construction at 780-723-5051. GOLDEN STAR requires the following positions: F/T or P/T server. Experience is an asset. Please apply in person with resume at 4606 Lazelle Ave., Terrace. No phone calls please. HELP WANTED looking for a painter,apply with a resume at 3867 Highway 16 East. Holbrook Dyson Logging Ltd/ Newcastle Timber Have vacancies in the following job: 1)Heavy Duty Mechanic 2)Driller/Blaster 3)Swamper 4)Hydraulic Log Loader Operator 5)Yarder Operator. Details can be seen at Fax resume to 250-287-9259 Job Opportunity What’s in Store is looking for an energetic, independent, mature person to work in a fast-paced retail environment. Must be physically able to lift heavy items and work weekdays and weekends. Position available immediately. Apply within. 169 Nechako Centre KALUM KABS LTD. Requires full/part time dispatchers and drivers. Guaranteed wages, flexible hours. Drop off resume to 4449 Lakelse Ave. No phone calls please. KITIMAT


Full and Part time for Coastal Taxi. We are also hiring part time dispatchers. Send resume & drivers abstract to PO Box 56 Kitimat, BC V8C 2G6 No phone calls

1739 Gyrfalcon • Ph. 250-632-7812

KITIMAT - HELP WANTED Delivery and warehouse person required for Saturdays and casual hours during the week. Must have drivers licence. Great job for a student. Bring resume to: Pereira’s Countrywide Furniture & Appliances 707 Commercial Ave.

SUMMER WORSHIP - NEW HOURS Sundays at 6:45 pm EVENING PRAYER, Musicians, and New Summer Service Bulletin

LEGAL SECRETARY PRINCE RUPERT Full-time, conveyancing experience required. Enquiries: #7-222 3rd Ave. West, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 1L1

Christ Church Anglican All are Welcome

Employment Education/Trade Schools


A Class 1 or 2 Driver’s Licence with Air is required, as is a clean Driver’s Abstract.

Place of Worship

Help Wanted


Held at the Eagle Centre Theater, 193 Nechako Centre Ph. 250-632-5501 email: View live webstreaming of Saturday Services at:

Saturday Night Services Saturday, July 21 - Fellowship Pre-Service Prayer 7:00 pm Service 7:30 pm

Everyone welcome!!!

LOOKING FOR both F/T and P/T server.Pls send your resume to Shan Yan Restaurant at 4606 Greig Ave Terrace. No Phone calls pls LOOKING FOR Sales Representatives - Canadian Taxpayers Federation is expanding our Sales Division in your area. For more information visit: Call 1800-667-7933 Ext 111 or email: national.manager@ Wonderful Opportunity in a busy restaurant.

Rosario’s Restaurant

has openings for full time EXPERIENCED SERVERS. Days and Evenings. Please email or bring resume to Rosario’s in Kitimat. No phone calls please

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The Crest Hotel is currently seeking service minded y for the following individuals to join our team from 10:30am - 5:30pm positions: Full Time Bartender in Charley’s Lounge. The successful applicant will be We’re taking toour Crestcustomer Family on Serving a cruise on is a outgoing and committed excellent service. it Right requirement and Squirrel computer knowledge is an asset. Please address resumes the “Inside Passage” with Doug & Debbie Davis to the Crest Hotel attention: Trevor Denton.

of Adventure Tours to celebrate our Weekend Night Auditor at the front successful will possess 49th Anniversary anddesk. to The thank ourcandidate team for a a true desire to serve fantastic guests, be ablesummer to multitaskseason! in a fast paced environment, be computer literate and be able to work weekends from 11pm to 7am. Please submit

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CHRYSLER DODGE JEEP LTD. Prince Rupert BC - Your Automotive Destination

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY SERVICE ADVISOR Rainbow Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ltd. has an opening for a progressive and motivated individual to join our team as a Service Advisor. Candidates require a very strong work ethic with a professional, courteous, customer focused background.

If customer service is your # 1 priority, please apply today. Now accepting resumes attention Boyd Haines Email: Brian Musgrave Email: Fax: 250-624-3214 Drop off: 1105 Chamberlin DL #24707 PRINCE RUPERT COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT SOCIETY

Administrative Director The Prince Rupert Community Enrichment Society is an accredited (Council On Accreditation) unionized (BCGEU) environment. Requirements for this position are as follows: o Masters of Business Administration or equivalent education and experience o Working with the Board of Directors to ensure the viability of society o Knowledge of Ànance and human resources, o Knowledge of accreditation and implementing standards o Ability to work as a team player o Working in partnership with the various funding bodies o Ability to oversee all aspects of the society i.e. Ànance, accreditation, budgets, training, board meetings, staff o Proposal writing Training requirements: Standard First Aid CertiÀcation Non-violent crisis intervention Violence in the Workplace Human Rights Human Resources Other requirements: Clear criminal record check Access to vehicle with $5,000,000.00 liability and Business Class 7 Resumes will be accepted until 4:30 pm on August 31, 2012 Submit Resume to: Mary Clattenburg, Admin. Director Prince Rupert Community Enrichment Society 710 Fraser Street Prince Rupert, B.C. V8J 1P9 For further information call: Phone: 250-627-7166 Fax: 250-627-7482 Email: ONLY SHORT LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED The Prince Rupert Community Enrichment Society is committed to Employment Equality and encourages applications for all qualiÀed applicants.

Help Wanted

Bylaw Officer

Apply in person with resume

The City of Prince Rupert is now accepting Resumes for a full time Bylaw Officer.

#2 - 4736 Lakelse Avenue, Terrace, B.C.

We invite you to visit our website for a complete copy of the job description at:


your resume to our front ofÀce attention of Janet Thorne – Front Desk Supervisor BothThe job opportunities include union wages & with medical/dental beneÀts and Waterfront Restaurant Charley’s Lounge incentive programs. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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CASUAL / SEASONAL FISHERIES WORK The Deep Creek Fish Hatchery is accepting applications for “Career Opportunities”

Seasonal Workers to work on an adult Chinook salmon tagging program, starting mid-August. The successful applicants will be: -Confident in waders and wading -Physically fit -Able to work weekends and long hours -Able to identify local fish species -Work well with others The Deep Creek Hatchery is also accepting applications for an experienced

River Boat Operator to work on an adult Chinook salmon tagging program, starting mid-August The successful applicant will be: - Experienced in setting a tangle net from a river boat in the river environment. -Able to work well with others Please email your resume to: or fax 250-635-1189 Only those short listed will be contacted

Anchor / Kal Tire Kitimat We are presently seeking a Tire Person to work in the shop area. Duties would involve change over of tires from Winter to Spring for cars and light trucks including rotates, balancing of tires, and flat repairs. Work involves use of tire shop equipment. Experience working on larger pieces of equipment would be an asset. Applicants must possess the ability to work successfully in a team atmosphere and to excel in a physically demanding environment. This is a part time position for the busy season but could lead to full time work with medical benefits. Applications with experience as a tire person will be considered over those having no experience. Training as required will be available. Valid driver’s license is required. Please fax resume including references to 250-632-4436 or drop off at the store 236 Enterprise Avenue (Attention Manager).

Applications must be submitted to the Public Works Department, Attention Tanya Ostrom, by July 27, 2012. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Broadwater Industries is currently seeking a

FABRICATOR/WELDER This position is full time. Broadwater’s fabrication shop operates under a collective agreement with I.W. 712. Wages and full beneÀts including medical, dental, extended care, and pension are provided. Broadwater is a growing company servicing the Northwest Region of B.C. If you would like to be part of our fabrication team, send resume to: Broadwater Industries (2011) Ltd Fax: 250-624-5668 Email:

All applicants will be considered but only those contacted will be given an interview for the position.

Creative Designer THE TERRACE STANDARD is looking for just the right person to work in its ad design department.

Applications are being accepted for a Customer Service Agent & Detailer Responsibilities include detailing vehicles, answering phones, and renting cars. If you: - Enjoy working with the public. - Have a valid driver’s licence and good driving record. - Have good communications skills, both written and oral. - Are able to work unsupervised. - Are available for shifts that will include evenings and weekends.

The successful candidate will be able to skillfully operate in a Mac computer environment using the Adobe InDesign software program. This is a full time Monday to Friday position opening up in August. The Terrace Standard offers a competitive wage package including medical and dental benefits, profit sharing and a pension plan. Resumes should be sent to: Ad Manager, Brian Lindenbach 3210 Clinton St., Terrace, B.C., V8G 5R2 Deadline: August 3, 2012

Please forward your resume and driver’s abstract to: National Car Rental, 106-815 First Avenue West (In the Highliner Hotel)


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AUTOMATED TANK Manufacturing Inc. is looking for welders. Due to a huge expansion to our plant located in Kitscoty, Alberta, 20km west of Lloydminster, we have openings for 10-3rd year apprentices or journeyperson welders. We offer best wage in industry. 3rd yr apprentice $28$30/hr, journeyperson $32$35/hr, higher with tank experience. Profit sharing bonus plus manufacturing bonus incentive. Full insurance package 100% paid by company. Good working environment. Join a winning team. Call Basil or Blaine at; (office)780-8462231; (fax)780-846-2241 or send resume to:; p r o d u c t i o n @ a u t o t a n k s. c a . Keep your feet on the ground in a safe welding environment through inhole manufacturing process. No scaffolding or elevated work platform.

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BLACKWATER Construction requires skilled heavy equipment operators for work on Northwest Transmission Line. Must have logging, clearing & road building exp. on steep ground. Camp will be provided. Fax resume to 250-5610243 email

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Skilled Trades Dowland is a dynamic and growing construction company with many opportunities across the country in the Building, Infrastructure, Industrial and Resource sectors. We want energetic and motivated people that want a long-term career with unlimited prospects. We are looking for Journeyman trades for industrial and construction projects across the country.

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Esthetics Services PROFESSIONAL Makeup Artist. Trained by some of the best. Available for makeup lessons, bridal, graduation, girls night out, or girls night in! Also available for basic hair styling Will travel around Kitimat and Terrace. Contact Holly 778-8180078

Reporting to the Technical Services Manager this position assists in the development of the Municipal Geospatial Information System, prepares engineering drawings for projects, creates maps for public or departmental use, maintains the municipal drawing files and records, assists in maintaining and updating the municipal website, assists the principal IT person in maintaining the municipal computer system, and may be required to assist with field and survey work. The successful applicant will meet the following requirements: • Degree or Diploma in Geomatics or GIS, with several years relevant experience. • Knowledge of civil, municipal, cadastral, cartographic, architectural and mechanical drafting. • Proficiency in Autodesk - AutoCad Civil 3D, and Map 3D, ESRI products, MS Office. • Keyboard skills to perform computerized drafting, produce reports/ graphic materials. • Proficiency in manual drafting would be an asset. • Valid BC driver’s license (Class 5).

Interested candidates should submit detailed resumes, including references, by August 10, 2012, 4:30 pm, to: Personnel, District of Kitimat, 270 City Centre, Kitimat, BC V8C 2H7 Tel. 250-632-8900 Fax 250-632-4995 Or by email to We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Fax: (780) 487-7660 Email: Online: COME BUILD A FUTURE WITH US!

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GIS/CAD Technician

This is a bargaining unit position at 35 hours weekly with a current salary of $31.67/hour progressing to $37.54/hour in 4 increments over 2 years. A full benefit package is provided.

We offer an exceptional work environment. Our team is approachable and accountable. Effort is rewarded and Safety First to Last is a priority. Remuneration is highly competitive with a full benefits package and bonus incentives.


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The District of Kitimat Engineering Services Department is seeking to fill the following full time position.

Carpenters, Electricians, Plumbers, Millwrights, Pipefitters, Heavy Equipment Operators, Oil Burner Mechanics, Welders, Ironworkers, Sheet Metal Workers

Kitimat - Reliable 21 year old is seeking work. Clean, nondrug or alcohol user. ZoomBoom, WHMIS and First Aid Certificates. Please call Austen at 250-639-6558 or 250632-2378.

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Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Full-time TCC-Executive All Tahltan Central Council (TCC) Employees To Commensurate with Education and Experience

Chief Administrative Officer POSITION SUMMARY Reporting to the Tahltan Central Council Government Executive, primarily the President, the CAO is responsible for the day-to-day management of TCC’s operations. The CAO is responsible for the financial management and support to the Council, its committees and agencies. The CAO is responsible for coordinating the activities of all employees to ensure efficient delivery of public services approved by the Council. PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES t Manages the day to day affairs of the councils, based on approved policies and bylaws of the Council. t Coordinates the development of policies and bylaws of the Council. t Prepares agendas and attends meetings of the Council and Council Committees. t Provides advice as required to the Council on matters of policy and finance. t Coordinates activities of TCC solicitor and other hired experts. t Ensures that risks are properly insured through the insurance provider. t Prepares and maintains current policies dealing with Council governance and management, e.g., finance, human resources, workplace safety, etc. t Coordinates information technology required by the operations. t Posts entries on a timely basis to the ledger. t Prepares monthly bank reconciliation for all bank accounts. t Prepares regular financial reports for the Council and staff. t Prepares working papers for the auditor as required. t Prepares and presents draft budgets to the Council. t Monitors budgets regularly and takes action on variances. t Prepares applications and claims for all grants available to the TCC. t Prepares and submits the annual reports to government agencies as required. t Administers employee benefit program. t Performs all other assigned duties. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS t University degree with studies in Public or Business Administration; and t Two or more years in a senior public sector management position. The position will be based in Dease Lake, British Columbia at the TCC office. Dease Lake is located in the Northwest Region of British Columbia, approximately 600km north of Terrace and Smithers, BC via Highway 37. Please visit our website at for more information on the Tahltan Central Council Please submit your Resume and Cover Letter, or CV to the address below: Attention: Annita Mcphee, President Email: Or Fax: 250-771-3020 Tahltan Central Council PO Box #69 Dease Lake, BC VOC 1LO Phone: 250-771-3274 Deadline is August 3, 2012

The Port of Prince Rupert, Canada’s leading edge port in trade growth, maritime safety, environmental stewardship and community partnerships, invites applications from highly-motivated individuals for the following new positions:

MANAGER, IT Reporting to the Manager, Accounting & Technology, the Manager, IT oversees the information systems functions in the organization, including all company computer systems and equipment, IT purchasing, and providing technology alternatives. The ideal candidate would possess a University Degree in Computer Science, Microsoft Certi¿ed Systems Engineer (MCSE) certi¿cation, 5 to 7 years’ related experience at senior level, and knowledge in the installation and administration of networks. In addition, the ideal candidate has strong spoken and written communication skills, and performs well individually as well as in a team environment.

HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT Reporting to the Director, Human Resources, the Human Resources Assistant provides support to the Human Resources Department in the delivery of services, policies and programs in the area of Recruitment & Selection, HR Records Management, Training & Development, Employee Communications, Compensation & Bene¿ts Administration, Employee Performance Management, and Employee Reward & Recognition. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a desire to pursue a professional career in human resources management. The ideal candidate would possess a Diploma in Human Resources Management or related discipline, 1 to 3 years’ of related experience, enjoys working with people, is customer-focused, tactful, patient, and exercises good judgment when dealing with sensitive issues and con¿dential information. The Port offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive bene¿ts program. More details regarding these career opportunities are available at the Port’s website at: Individuals of aboriginal descent are strongly encouraged to apply. Interested candidates are requested to submit their application in con¿dence by July 31, 2012, to: Director, Human Resources Prince Rupert Port Authority 200 – 215 Cow Bay Road Prince Rupert, B.C., V8J 1A2 Fax: (250) 627-8980 Email:

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Sale Conducted on Behalf of John & Olinda Wiens August 18, 2012 Saturday @ 10:00 am. Auction Located at Danskin, BC. Keefes Landing Rd, Southside of Francios Lake. Hwy. 35 south to Francios Lake ferry. Once on Southside drive straight up the hill 7 miles to Danskin BC. SAWMILLS & EQUIPMENT: #2 Coutts semi portable sawmill w/ Coutts edger with cluster & saws, has 6 110 power unit w/ steel conveyors, D&L double cut 60 HP diesel sawmill w/ mounted planer, radial arm knotcher for post & beam cabins, 2 saw SCRAG mill. Moveable saws 3-9”, 22 ft. trimmer has 60’ out feed deck, sawmill saw sharpener, asst. of timber cants, 25 bundles of ties (25/bundle). VEHICLES & TRAILERS: 2004 F350 diesel short box, aluminum truck box, high-rise truck canopy, tidy tank w/ electric pump, brand new 2005 Dodge dualy 8’ truck box, 16 ft flatdeck trailer. TOOLS/EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES: R. McDougal Co metal lathe, 100 ton hydraulic press, Miller 225 AC/DC welder, Miller S-32P 12 wire feed welder, powermax 600 plasma cutter, Goodwill drill press, 7x12” metal band saw, Dewalt 770 10” radial arm saw, engine hoist, 5 ton floor jack, engine stand, Honda pump, Dewalt air compressors, 2 shop battery chargers, Makita cut off saw, acetylene cutting torch & carts, Honda & Yamaha water pumps, 100 lb Anvil, steal work benches w/ 2 vices, steel work bench on wheels, rolling tool chest, Proto tool box w/ tools, welding supplies, open end wrenches, 1/2, 3/4 & 1” electric impact wrenches, 3/4” socket set, screwdrivers, pipe wrenches, hydraulic jacks, tool boxes, chain pliers, asst. Impact sockets, chains & binders, new parts washer, imperial Eastwood hydraulic press, 3 light plants (Honda 5000, Suzuki 4000), electric motors, asst. hydraulic hoses, firefighting tools, lg supply of new steel, Magnum steam cleaner, planer, GM 453 power diesel power unit, scaffolding, Makita skillsaws, lg 16” Makita skillsaw, 2 Makita routers (1 plunge router), wood clamps, 2 sets King air nailers (brad & framing), Makita & Dewalt orbital sander, Makita planer & 6” jointer, portable tool boxes w/ tools, fertilizer spreader, PL premium insulation. HOUSEHOLD & TACK: Lg stainless steel bbq, yard swing, electric range, pine glass front cabinet, desk, 2 door wardrobe, 2 loveseats, lg pine dresser w/ mirror & night stand, entertainment center, set of 6 metal chairs, set of 2 metal chairs, 6 maple chairs, rocking chair, selection of good saddles & tack. ANTIQUES: Some coins & stamps, crosscut saws, milk cans w/ lids, seeders, Underwood & Oliver typewriter, brass tub wringer washer, washboard, broad axe, churns, coal oil lamps, silver tea pot, block planes, food press & beaters, Berkel scale, GW Todd & Co protectograph, extension table w/leaves, 1950s waterfall 3 drawer dresser, oak 2 door sideboard, upholstered seti, drop leaf table, 4 maple upholstered captains chairs, 4 oak chairs, hall stand, Morrison recliner, high back captains chair, set of 4, mahogany corner china cabinet, birch pedasil dining room table w/leaves, Singer sewing machine, burl walnut coffee & end table, table, wing chair, newly re-upholstered occasional chair, french provincial 8 drawer dresser, drop front desk w/ pigeon holes & glass front bookcase, modern danish 6 drawer dresser, china cabinet, large dining room table, 3 drawer dresser, 5 drawer pine dresser, steamer trunk, cedar lined hope chest, 6 maple chairs. Condition of sale Terms: Cash & cheque with I.D., sorry no credit cards. Items are As Is Condition. Not responsible for accidents.

Mike Steinebach (250) 694-3497 or Cell (250) 692-6107 Egon Steinebach @ (250) 694-3319 or Cell (250) 570- 2055 E-Mail: & website

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Sale Conducted on Behalf of John & Olinda Wiens. August 18, 2012 Saturday @ 10:00 am Auction Located at Danskin, BC. Keefes Landing Rd, Southside of Francios Lake. Follow signs thru Burns Lake Hwy 35 south to Francios Lake ferry. Once on Southside drive straight up the hill 7 miles to Danskin BC. Properties: 6328 Hamre Road, (Part E1/2, DL 2394) located in beautiful Danskin, BC. 169.38 acres comes with a beautiful home, hay fields, spectacular view, landscaped yard, garden, fenced yard & property. First floor area 2376 sq. ft., ground level w/ basement entrance 1496 sq. ft. 6 bdrms, 3 baths, office, fireplace, kitchen, living areas. Basement has separate ensuite kitchen & living area. 2 car & 1 car attached garages. Paved parking lot, electric & oil heat, cold storage, meat locker/cooler, central vacuum. Tack, garden, sheep shed, fuel tank. 3 water system options, deep well, natural spring & community water system is available w/ hookup. Heavy equipment shop w/ drive thru bay & fuel tanks & stands. This is a turn key property. Whitney Road, (Lot 3, Plan 10574, DL 716 & Lot 8, Plan 10674, DL 716) “Choice of 2 Houses”. One is a beautifully crafted post & beam 2 level w/ loft home. The 2nd 3 level log home, also beautifully crafted. These homes are at Lock up stage. Metal roofing, fully insulated basements w/ ground access, decks, stairs, & drilled wells on both properties. Log home is 41x33 on 5 acres & a 2 side wrap deck w/ 2 additional decks above. Post & beam home is 35x27 w/ 2 sided 9 ft wrap deck and sits on 5.87 acres. Easy access to power and close to services & 5 min from the ferry. Uncha Mountain Road, (Block B, DL 1700), 151.7 acres. 1230 sq.ft. log home, heated by wood. Garage w/ concrete floor and numerous outbuildings. It also comes with an additional log cabin and gravity fed spring. 256 Murray Road, (Lot D, Plan 8466, DL 716), this property is vacant land on 5.65 acres very close to Francois Lake, ferry landing & services. CABINS: 8x12 Post & beam trappers cabin & 16x24 ft. Post & Beam cabin with 6 ft deck. Great opportunity to add one of these cabins to one of the above properties or spot of your choice. Goodwin Road, Decker Lake BC, (Lot B, Plan PRP14697, DL 2545), this lot is 6.992 acres. This property is right on Hwy 16 between Burns Lake & Decker Lake and could be zoned commercial. Location & convenience to Burns Lake would be a great asset for any business. This could be suitable for commercial truck stop or other commercial purposes. This property has numerous potential for any buyer. Come out and take a Look! This is an excellent property/land sale. Free ferry! Come early, ferry may be shuttling due to the auction traffic. Motel, Campsites, Resorts & Services (fuel, restaurants & stores) on the Southside for your convenience. If you wish to come the night before feel free to contact Moosehorn Lodge @ 250-694-3730 or Takysie Lake Resort & Motel @ 250-694-3403. Looking forward to seeing you at the Auction! Condition of sale terms: Cash & check with Identification, sorry no credit cards. Items are As Is Condition ~ Not responsible for accidents. There will be a Concession on Site. Any question please contact:

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FREE used 4” thick rigid insulation. 16” x 48”. Contact 250624-5158 to arrange for pick up.

HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best price. Best quality. All shapes & colours available. 1-866-652-6837

Furniture FOR SALE Oak Dining Room set, blue leather couch, tan couch, love seat, DVD shelf case, Queen bed & single bed, dresser, heaters & lots more. Call 250-615-2512 MOVING SALE Priced to sell. Student desk - $15.00. Roll top desk - $50.00. Hand crafted student desk - $50.00. Tony Little Gazell exerciser with video $25.00. Wall mount bathroom cabinet with overhead lights $30.00. Call 250635-3446.

Garage Sales LAST MINUTE MARKET Every Saturday 9:00am - 12:30pm at the Moose Hall

Craft items Native Arts • Baking Silver Jewellery Beads Home Business & Yard Sale Items For table rentals call Rosa 250-624-4787 or Kathleen 250-624-5652. The coffee is always on! Table Rental Proceeds Go To The Moose

Garage Sale! July 21, 9am noon. 2125 Seal Cove Circle. Furniture, Fridge & other appliances! Clothing, toys GARAGE SALE Kitimat - Saturday, July 21, 9noon. 1464 Albatross. Household items, tools, aquarium, BBQ and more. MOVING SALE 4730 Bolton Ave ,Furniture, Boat, table, saws,utility trailers,drill press, lots of man stuff Mon-Sat 10am-2 pm till July 28 call 250-635-6826 Sat. July 21 @ 1009 6th Ave. E. 8:30am - 2:00pm

Heavy Duty Machinery A- STEEL SHIPPING STORAGE CONTAINERS / Bridges / Equipment Wheel loaders JD 644E & 544A / 63’ & 90’ Stiff boom 5th wheel crane trucks/Excavators EX200-5 & 892D-LC / Small forklifts / F350 C/C “Cabs”20’40’45’53’ New/ Used/ Damaged /Containers Semi Trailers for Hiway & StorageCall 24 Hrs 1-866-528-7108 Delivery BC and AB

Misc. for Sale FOR SALE Kitimat - 2004 Craftsman Snowblower. 9.5hp, 27”, 2 stage thrower, electric start. $700obo. Woods Upright Freezer. 17.7cu ft. Frost free, excellent condition. $300obo. 250-6327247

Maple Dining Room Set Kitimat - Double pedestal table with 6 chairs and china cabinet. Very good condition. $850. 250-632-3383 Shoprider Luxury Mobility Scooter Kitimat - 889SL (SE) Model 2009 Crown Series. Comes with Rain Cover. Has had limited use. $2,500. Call 250-632-6780 to view Would you like to swallow 20 pills every day, just to digest your food? If you had cystic fibrosis, you’d have no choice.

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For Sale By Owner FOR sale by owner - no agents please Well located 3 bedroom rancher style home on a quite street. Cozy and private, ready to move in, this 3 bedroom rancher offers many updates twin seal windows, laminate flooring, updated kitchen cabinets. All that and plenty of storage space in attached garage, outbuilding, wine cellar and greenhouse, plus you can enjoy the private fenced back yard. Hot water tank replaced 2010, furnace fully serviced in 2011. $149,700 obo For an appointment to view call 250-6325056 HANGER for Sale, Kitimat Airpark, 35’ by 40’, doubles as a good storage facility. $16,000 OBO 250-635-3938

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Misc. Wanted FREEZER BURNT meat and fish for sled dogs, Terrace only. Will pick up. 250-635-3772. I Buy Old Coins & Collections Olympic, Gold Silver Coins etc Call Chad 250-863-3082 Local

Real Estate Acreage for Sale SMALL ACREAGE for sale, close to town, needs work, approx 4.5 acres S160,000 call 250-638-0658

Apt/Condos for Sale SUMMIT COURT APPRTMENTS 2 bdrm units , quiet /clean. no pets.Close to Walmart, laundry facilities. Close to School & Hospital on bus route.Security entrance.Ask for Rose Call 250-615-0335 SUMMIT COURT APPRTMENTS 2 bdrm units , quiet /clean. no pets.Close to Walmart, laundry facilities. Close to School & Hospital on bus route.Security entrance.Ask for Rose Call 250-615-0335

1-888-296-8059 Local Dealer

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Duplex/4 Plex Available Now 3 Bdrm, 2 Bath Washer & Dryer NOT Incl. 316 Sherbrook Ave (Lower Duplex) $725/mo. + Utilities Ref’s & Damage Dep req’d. Call 250-627-5087 or 250-622-9418 HALF Duplex for Sale: 1576 sq ft, 3 bedr, 2 1/2 bth, den, spacious fenced yard on corner lot, all appls, single car garage, 5’ high crawl space (788 sq ft). 2404 Craig Dr,Unit A $185,000.Visit selling2404 or call 250-635-9346 to view

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Fridge For Sale Kenmore, full size, White $200 obo Kitimat 250-632-5121

5 BDRM, 3 ba, in Horseshoe, $227,000, 635-7623. Details at http://www.terracereal FOR SALE BY OWNER Kitimat - 3 bedroom renovated bungalow. 45 Hawk Street. 250-632-5301




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Beautiful 3 bdr, 3 bth home for sale at 4815 Dairy Avenue in Terrace. Built in 2008 on two quarter acre lots, this 2000 sq ft house still offers new home warranty. Many upgrades include bamboo and heated ceramic tile, crown moldings, custom window treatments, stainless appliances (still on warranty) and large sunny windows in every room. Plenty of room for your toys with a private drive, deck and hook-ups for your RV? Asking $379000. Please call to view 250-635-5466 evenings or 250-615-7045 daytime.

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SCREENED TOPSOIL DRIVEWAY CRUSH LANDSCAPING ROCK DRAIN ROCK & BEDDING SAND BLOCKS AND CONCRETE Phone: 250-635-3936 or 250-638-8477 Fax: 250-635-4171 3751 Old Lakelse Lake Drive, Terrace, BC, V8G 5P4

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12:00 pm 1:30 pm 733 Taylor St REDUCED $255,000

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For Sale: Seasonal, well maintained cabin with 80 ft of lake frontage. Located on west-side of Lakelse Lake. Asking $209,000.00 Phone: 250-615-9181

Recreational 50+CAMPING SPOT on lake for the season.Power incld. call 1-250-615-6959

Other Areas 20 ACRES- Only $99/mo. $0 Down, Owner Financing, NO CREDIT CHECKS! Near El Paso, Texas, Beautiful Mountain Views! Money Back Guarantee! Free Color Brochure. 1-800-755-8953. FREE BROCHURE. Kings County “Land of Orchards, Vineyards and Tides”. Nova Scotia’s beautiful Annapolis Valley. Live! Work! Start a business! Toll-Free: 1-888865-4647

GATEWAY APARTMENTS McBride & 8th Prince Rupert Unfurnished - Furnished (Furnished short Term Rentals Available) Close to downtown Adult-oriented No Pets

627-7137 HILLCREST PLACE APARTMENTS 1631 Haisla Blvd. Kitimat, BC 2 bedroom suites security building New: dishwasher, appliances & cabinets. All New: windows, plumbing, electrical, drywall, kitchen & bathroom - sound insulated - electric heat. 1 yr lease Starting at $995 per month N/S, N/P For complete details or to request an application, please call 250.632.7814

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BEST PLACE TO LIVE Now taking applications for 1,2, & 3 bdrm suites. If you are looking for clean, quiet living in Terrace and have good references, please call: 250-638-0799 Walsh Avenue Apartments

Hillcrest Place Apartments Two bedrooms No Smoking, No Pets Starting at $675 monthly 250.632.7814 Kitimat

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Starting at $550 Balconies Security Entrances Cameras for your safety Now includes basic cable Email: Phone: 250.632.APTS (2787)

1123-1137 Borden Street Adult-oriented. Quiet location with harbour view. Heat and hot water included. Minutes walking to downtown and hospital. References required. 1, 2, or 3 bedroom suites. Some furnished. Prince Rupert

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Downtown location Balconies Security Entrances Some furnished suites Call for an appointment 250.632.4511

ROOSEVELT HEIGHTS APARTMENTS 3 bedroom apartments. Heat and hot water included. $730 per month. References required.

Phone 250-627-8123 SANDPIPER APTS KITIMAT Newer Buildings Elevators Security Entrances Covered Parking Balconies



250.632.7179 PARK MANOR: 1 & 2 bedrm apt. $660/760 heat & hot water incl. N/S, N/P, two ref’s req’d., (250)641-3034

SUMMIT COURT 1& 2 Bedroom Apts. *Ample parking *Laundry facilities *Close to hospital, schools *No pets *Onsite management *Security entrance *On bus route *References required Call 250-635-8265


Kitimat 1,2,3 bdrms Clean & Quiet Heat & hot water included Call (250)632-2824 or email

Kitimat 1,2,3 bdrms Clean & Quiet Heat & hot water included Call (250)632-2824 or email

Commercial/ Industrial COMMERCIAL SPACE FOR RENT Previously used as a Preschool - 1,744 square feet indoor, 3,857 square feet outdoor. Monthly rent includes utilities, parking, and snow removal/sanding . Great location. Call Nathan at (250)638-1010 or email

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APARTMENTS Largest, Brightest Suites Shiny Hardwood Floors Unfurnished & Furnished Daily - Weekly - Monthly


RENT starting from $575 INCLUDES HEAT!

OCEANVIEW APTS (250)632-2822 Kitimat LARGE modern basement suite with separate entrance and patio located on quiet cul de sac in Cooper River $650/mnth Util ,cable,wifi incl,Ref reqd. Avail July 1 Call 250-975-0577

2610 Braun $237,500

MLS# n219010

Super clean 2 storey home. 3 bedrooms and main bath up, main floor offers open concept. Patio access off kitchen to well maintained backyard which backs on to green space. Just move in and enjoy.

Hans Stach 250-615-6200

4PLEX: taking applications for a clean, quiet, renovated 2 bdrm, 5 appliances. Adult oriented, $1,000 + utilities,no smoking, no pets, two ref’s required. Ph 250-615-7543


P.R- Avail. immed. 3 bdrm reno’d Lwr Dup;elec. heat, laundry incl. $650/mo. 604-3399278 or 250-624-4331.

in Prince Rupert BC Industrial Park Big overhead doors 1 - 1500 sq. ft.


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FOR RENT 3brm duplex, on Halliwell Ave, bright, clean, great location $1350/pm+Util Call 250-638-1010

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Skyline Manor 1200 Summit Ave.

Bachelor & 1 Bedroom Suites. Security Entrance, harbour views, balconies, storage, laundry facilities, hot water & heat included. Sorry no pets. Close to hospital, bus stop & downtown. References required. Contact our on site Manager at 250-624-6019

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Lakelse Lake



‘10 Dodge Caravan SE SAVE $1500




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Lot 19 Squirrel Point

Lot 4 Lakelse River

140 Feet Of Lakefront And Beautiful View. Pull your holiday trailer in or build your cabin and deck overlooking the lake

Just Around the corner from the lake this property has water front to park your boat and great fishing off the beach. Bring an offer

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2866 Squirrel Point

Offers 115 feet of lake front and a great getaway with rustic cabin up in the trees. Enjoy the birds and creek trickling by. Boat, motor and trailer are included ONLY

Great location to enjoy this 3 bedroom cabin overlooking lakelse lake. Drive in and park up top with a short walk thru the park like trail to the cabin and beach.

$119,000 MLS

$182,500 OBO MLS

2305 1st Ave

Custom built 4 bedrooms 3 bathroom year round home on the shores of lakelse lake. Quality built to last and nicely landscaped right down to the sandy beach. 2.2 acres and a Beautiful view. Asking

$649,000 MLS CALL DAVE TODAY TO BOOK YOUR VIEWING Terrace Office 250-638-1400


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CLINTON MANOR - We are taking applications for a Bachelor unit $560 Hot water included. Adult oriented N/S,N/P 2 ref. required 250615-7543

Bachelor 1 and 2 bedroom

Perfect for small business @ 1061 Saskatoon Ave. 1560 sq. ft (60 x 26) w/lge bay door, ofc space, washroom. Single & tripleface elect. svc (also 200 amp. svc), 1 yr lease ($800/mo triple-net) Interested call 250-624-3131


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Duplex / 4 Plex 2 UNITS-FOR RENT 2 bdrm 1.5 bathrooms,well maintained condo f,s,w,d,dw NG fireplace.Adult oriented, Quiet,safe location. One block from Skeena Mall. Suitable for single or Professional couple.N/S, N/P. Recent refs and work ref reqd.Avail August 1st. $850 and $900, utilities extra Call 250-638-1427


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Free heat & Free Hot Water Furnished & Unfurnished 1 & 2 bedrooms Security Entrances No Pets. No Smoking


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Renovated 1 & 2 bdrm Suites Furnished & Un-Furnished. Quiet Tenants. On Site Management. Gym, Hot Tub & Sauna.



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AVAILABLE AUGUST 1 Looking for long-term renters for a newly renovated half duplex. The home has 2000 square feet of space over two above-ground oors and comes with a dishwasher, washing machine and drier. There are three bathrooms, two full & one half, ofďŹ ce space, a large living room, large separated living room and dining room and large enclosed patio. The home is situated in Terrace’s desirable horseshoe area and is a two minute walk to the city’s downtown core. It is available either furnished or unfurnished and rent is negotiable based on needs. Ideal for working professionals. Please call 250975-1985 for information.

1760 sq.ft 3 bdrm ranch style house. Double garage attached. On 10 acres, beautiful view of the mountains. F/S D/W, microwave, W/D, built-in vacuum and all drapes. $1650/mo. + $825 security deposit. Includes all utilities, satellite t.v. monitored security system, all lawn care and snow removal for driveway. Looking for clean quiet couple or family. N/S, N/P please. House avail. August 1st 2012. Please call before 10 pm. (250)638-0643 FOR RENT 3 brdm town house and 2 bdrm mobile home avail. Call 250-638-1885 HOUSE for rent available immediately in Kitimat. This 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house is recently renovated and comes with all the appliances. call 250-631-9704 HOUSES for rent in Kitimat move in July or August 2012 - Call Stan 780-974-3945 or email Stan at

NEWLY RENOVATED 2 BDRM MOBILE HOME Semi Furnished, Non Smoking, New Appliances, F/S, W/D, DW, Gas Stove in Living room & Electric Fire Place in Master. Beautiful Jacuzzi Room, Private Balcony, Great View, Damage deposit, Available Aug 1st $1100 Mth Contact 250-632-1106

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IMMACULATE 5 bedrm home,private fenced yard,wood stove next to Kildala school (Kitimat), 5 appliances, ref’s req’d, $1850 pm 250615-0328 Kildala area, recently renovated 3 bedroom home with 2 bathrooms and laundry. Master bedroom on top oor with en suite and extra den/family room, 2 bedrooms on main level. Yard is newly fenced with new deck and has a separate storage shed and detached garage. No smoking, pets considered with deposit. References required. Available for August 1. $1900/month. (604)992-7446

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BASEMENT SUITE Kitimat - FOR RENT 1 br basement suite, located up the hill in a great neighborhood. Nicely updated, very clean. F/S/shared laundry, and lots of space. NO pets, smoking or parties. Looking for a responsible person. 1yr lease. $800/mo plus utilities and DD. Available August 1. Please call Ben at 250-279-1761 or Brad at 250-639-1418.

TOWN HOUSE FOR RENT Available August 1st. 3 bedroom, 3 bath. Walsh/Horseshoe area. N/P, N/S, 4 appliances. Garage. $1,100.00. 1 year lease. 638-7747 leave message.

Sept. 1; Off-street 3 bdrm w/hrbrvw; adult-oriented, quiet loc; 5 appl. Gas heat/HW, N/S, N/P. $800/mo + DD, ONLY those w/ref. considered. 250624-2663. Lv msg.

Rooms for Rent ROOM for rent, Terrace. $375 utilities included. Non-smoker. Worker person or student. Avail immediately 250-6410264


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‘67 Pontiac Parisienne This beautiful restored Emerald Turquoise Convertible is ready to Drive, Show and Enjoy! Insurance with collector plates $234 yearly. $19,900. Terrace 250-635-6128

NALABILA TOWNHOUSES 2 and3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths Newly renovated Furnished/unfurnished Utilities, Internet, Cable & Laundry INCLUDED!! Ready to move in Call Johnny 778.631.2416 or Cell 289.383.3724

FOR SALE 2003 Toyota Camry , 260,000 km.very clean, extra winter tires on rims. runs great. asking $4900. OBO call 250-635-2934

Call Greg 250-639-0110

1 bdrm suite, avail Aug. 1st, inc hydro/heat,$575/mo.,suitable for single person,N/S/,N/P 250-635-5963

WEDEENE, 2 bdrm Townhouse. Avail July 15, $1050 mo including utils. Call Larry 250-279-0042.

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KITIMAT FOR SALE Use this space for 6 weeks to sell your Car, Truck, Snowmobile, Boat, Motorcycle, ATV. Private sales only, no dealers please. 20 words or less.

3 bdrm 1½ Bath, carport Start $700. Sorry no Pets.



Cars - Sports & Imports 03 Acura TL-S 3.2L Auto, 4 door, fully loaded, leather seats, 132,000 km, immaculate condition. $10,800 Phone 250-639-0110 or 604-928-2381

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2010 GMC MC Sierra


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$32,995 1500SL, extended cab, C/C, A/C, tilt, P/W, P/D, 54,000 kms



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Honda CRV 2L 4X4, Auto, AC, PS, like brand new. RHD 72,000km $8,900 Call 250-639-0110 or 604-928-2381

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with 9ft Plow & Engine Mount Hydraulic Pump 8ft Stainless Sander REDUCED

$11,500 OBO Will sell Plow & Pump Assembly, Sander Separately Will consider smaller welded aluminum boat, camperized van, mini-motorhome, or small p/u in part trade.

Shop from home! Motorcycles Honda Motorcycle CBR-125R Brand New 6 speed FI $2600 Please call 250-639-0110 604-928-2381


2010 Travel Trailer Kitimat - 26’ Forest River. $18,000 obo. 250-632-4210

03 Jetta Station wagon 1.9L Diesel, fully loaded 5 speed, very low km. excellent condition $16,800 Phone 250-639-0110 or 604-928-2381

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2009 Highlander

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Call Ray 250-624-4384


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1939 Plymouth Businessman Coupe 350cu in 350 transmission. Lots of body work already done. Lots of chrome. $10,000 obo. 250-632-7387 after 6:00pm

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96 FORD F350 4x4 Diesel Dump




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Rooms starting at $45/daily, $249/weekly, $699/monthly, Students $499/monthly. All-inclusive. 250-600-1680


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1996 Chrysler Intrepid, 4-Dr, 130,000km. E/C. One owner. $2500 OBO. 250-624-6657

PR: 2 BDRM SUITE, Avail. Immediately, very bright. Like new. n/s, n/p. $600/mo. Call 778-884-1324

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KITIMAT 3 Bedroom Rancher with garage. F/S, W/D included. NO smoking. Reference Required. $1,200 per month. Call 250.639.9757 KITIMAT HOMES FOR RENT #17 Kootenay Street, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, $1,150/mo. #10 Carswell Street, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, $1,580/mo Photos on 250-639-4439 NEWLY RENOVATED 4 bedroom 2 bathroom upper half of triplex with large back yard. Comes with F/S W/D, and large sun room asking $1200 a month. Available immediately references required. Call Patrick Watson at 250-6381135



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97 VW Golf 4 Dr 1.9L Diesel 5 speed. 255,000km, PS, stereo, 50 mpg $4,800 Call 250-639-0110 or 604-928-2381


2012 TOY HAULER Keystone Fuzion 5th Model 310, 35’, 10’ cargo area, 8 garage door, everything $55000.00 paid $69000.00 last month. Monster package addition Never used to camp in. 250-615-3781

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MOTORHOME 34ft, 1996 Fourwinds, Ford F460, 66,435km. Sleeps 6. Generator, A/C, Maxi vents, awning, fridge, range/oven. Hot water tank, furnace, toilet/shower/sink. $17,000. Kitimat 250-632-2983

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KEN’S MARINE 2009 Yamaha V-Star 650 Tourer

$6,499.00 12’ MARLON


MOTORHOME FOR SALE Kitimat - 1980 Dodge 23.5ft bunk model. VGC. 78,000km. Sleeps 6. A/C, 4 burner stove with oven, large fridge-freezer, 4pc bath, new awning and am/fm/cd. Lots of storage. Must be seen. $7,000 obo. 250-632-6050

Trucks & Vans 1993 FORD AEROSTAR Kitimat - 3 litre, 4 cyl. good running condition. Winter tires on rims. 125,000km $1,000 obo. 250-632-7247

22 Ft Heavy Duty Welded Aluminum

$7245.00 OBO Call Ray


Grizzly 700 4x4 w/winch

$8,500.00 2009 Kawy

98 Ford F150 Lariat 4X4 Super cab, white. 155,000km Loaded. Auto. PW, PS, PL. Remote. Cruise control, drive lights, running boards, box rails and liner and much more. Runs great and good on gas. Phone 250-632-6530

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Cube Van Running, good condition, propane. $1,500 o.b.o. Phone 250-632-6604 or 250-639-5462 can be seen at 707 Commercial Ave, Kitimat FOR SALE 16 ft Coleman Canoe $900. 8.5 ft Truck Camper, stove,3 way fridge,bathroom,running water, Heater $3500. Call 250-6150181






1996 Bayliner 2452 Cierra Express This boat is loaded. Too much to list. Recent re-power in 2009. 350 Merc inboard. Excellent condition Ph: 250-632-7072 (Kitimat)

4946 Greig Ave.

Ph: 635-2909

28’ CALGAN FIBREGLASS CRUISER 180hp Cat V8 diesel engine. 2 station controls. Washroom/toilet/shower. Fridge, 4 burner stove. Electric downriggers/trap puller. Cleats, fenders and mooring lines. Much more. Located in Ladysmith, BC. $38,500. 250-245-4942(eves) or email

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FOR SALE 40 foot wooden yacht ‘as is’ or for parts. $5000 as it sits. Needs some ribs and boards replaced. Motor is a 6 cyl. Perkins diesel in excellent shape, doesn’t burn oil. Clutch is in exc. shape, no slippage. It has radar, GPS with all the charts from N Alaska to Oregon. Hydraulic anchor, boom and prawn trap drum. 2 banks of batteries. 200 gal. fuel tank c/w 180 gal of fuel. Spare 100 gal water tank all tanks stainless steel. Too many items to list. For viewing or questions call Ron @ 250-639-0439.

FOR SALE 1996 33’ Bayliner with twin Diesel Cummins motors. In great condition


SYLVAN EXPEDITION 1600 Kitimat - Single console, 50hp fuel injected Johnson, electric trolling motor. Live well. Shorelander trailer. And much more. Excellent condition. 250-632-5922

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38’ Custom / Bayliner new twin Cummins 330 diesel generator, full electronics, radar survey 2011, moorage in Kitimat. Asking $125,000. please call 250-632-5259

Boats 14’ ZODIAC Kitimat - Aluminum floorboards, 40HP Mariner and 15HP Mariner. Trailer. $5,500. 250-632-6797

FOR SALE 2001 MacGregor 26X Powersailer c/w 50hp. Honda, trailer, 2 sails, mast raising system, many added accessories, one owner, good condition. $21,900. Call 250-632-2280

Phone 250-638-1626 or email

32’ FIBERGLASS FERRELL BOAT 370hp 8.1L John Deere Engine, 1500hrs on engine. Trolling valve, Bow Thruster, 3 Stage Steering. 2 Hydraulic Deep lines, Hydraulic Trap Puller, 3 Sounders, Radar, 8’ Dinghy, 2 Radios. Com-Dev Auto Pilot, Spare Prop. Can be seen at MK BayMarina. Assessed at $84,400. Contact Warren Poff at 250.632.6119 KITIMAT MAKE AN OFFER!

Creditors and others having claims against the estate of NANCY MONICA PAGE are hereby notified under section 38 of the Trustee Act that the particulars of their claims should be sent to the Executrix “Michele Onischak” at PO Box 479 Kitwanga, BC. V0J 2A0, on or before SEPTEMBER 7, 2012, after which date the Executrix will distribute the estate among the parties entitled to it, having regard to the claims of which the Executrix then has notice.

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8’ PONTOON BOATS Buck’s Bags Southfork. STAINLESS STEEL FRAME, weatherproof side storage bags, stripping apron. Optional Anchor. Cost $1,100+. $750 ea or two for $1,300. Phone 250-632-6530

‘09 Dodge 3500 SLT 4x4 BADGER 30’ SUNDOWNER TUG 100hp turbo charged Yanmar Diesel, sleeps 6, shower, f/s, autopilot, radar, colour depth sounder, GPS, VHS, am/fm 200w inverter/charger, 9’ dingy.Moorage at MK Bay Marine. (250) 632-6575 Kitimat BOAT FOR SALE 24’ Bayliner Cabin Cruiser Like new condition Ph. 250-632-8781

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‘08 Ford F450 Lariat 4x4


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JULY 20 - Metis youths are invited to our first ever youth camp out at a private beach at Lakelse Lake where we are offering workshops on beading, leather working, boating activities, hiking, games, camp fire stories. Meals will be provided. Supplies list and location on registration. Sign in is at 1 p.m. July 20. To register, contact Darcie Petuh at 250-615-0035 or Elaine Hudson at 250-6388662. Limited tents and sleeping bags available to those that may need them. All youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. JULY 22 – How to use the Eleanor Muehle Newspaper Archive takes place from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the UNBC computer lab. This workshop will teach you how to research genealogical, cultural and environmental history through our digitized database of newspapers from the 1910s to 1990s. Open to everyone. Hosted by Kelsey Wiebe, curator Heritage Park Museum, and Owen Hewitt, local history librarian. JULY 24 – Bingo and Spaghetti is free for all ages from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Ksan Place. Dinner starts at 4 p.m. and bingo at 5:30 p.m. Prizes will be Ksan Care packs. For more details call 635-2373 or dawn@


Long Box, Loaded, Leather, Auto, Diesel AND MORE $39,995.00 $ NOW




Will consider smaller Welded Aluminum, camprized van, mini motorhome, or small p/u in Part-Trade Reduced


2008 Yamaha

Boats: 5 Aluminum boats varying sizes; 10-33 ft long. Custom built and designed. Need to be sold asap. $3,000 and up. Call for more details 250-639-0110 604-928-2381



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KITIMAT PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER READING CLUB – Register your child today for Summer Reading Club! This six week program ends August 24 with a party for all registered children. Don’t let your reading skills lag throughout the summer, have fun with other children your own age! Program leaders Blake and Vi will keep you on your toes playing outdoor games, scrapbooking, and sharing thoughts on the great books you are reading. For children under 13 years of age. Call 250 632 8985. ELECTRONIC BOOKS NOW AVAILABLE – Electronic books have been added to our collection, available for use on home computers and mobile devices. To get started visit “Library to Go” at Need help? Contact us to make an appointment for a tutorial. Call 250 632 8985.

GUITAR WORKSHOPS – Intro to Guitar workshops with Bill Vollrath. These workshops are for youth aged 12 to 17 and run every Thursday in August from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. Registration is a must. Ages 18+ can register to a wait list and will be contacted if spaces are available. Please bring your own guitar. Call 250 632 8985 KITIMAT SENIORS BAND is looking for new members. If you have time in the day and would love an opportunity to play music with others, you need us and we need you. Call Lisa Frazer at 250-632-3475 for more info.

PRINCE RUPERT JULY 21: Multi-family fundraiser garage/bake sale 8:30 a.m. - noon at 420 - 5th Ave. East back lane. Complimentary coffee, delicious baked goods & lots of quality, gently used items. Bdrm furn, clothing, kitchen items, books, toys, lots more. All money raised to go to Leukemia/Lymphoma Society. No early birds please. JULY 28 @ 7pm: First Presbyterian Church will be hosting a Food Safe presentation for families by Esther Tong, BSc, BTech, CPHI(C) - Environmental Health Officer at Northern Health. Find out how you can keep your family food safe. Chantal Cornwall of Let’s Eat will be showcasing several cooking demonstrations with a summer fun and healthy menu including samples. Join us! JULY 28: Senior’s Games Zone 10 meeting will be held at 1:00 pm at Prince Rupert Senior’s Center, 21 Grenville Crescent. Zone 10 covers Terrace, Prince Rupert, Kitimat, Nass Valley, and Haida Gwaii. AUG. 13 - 17: Cornerstone MB Church, Vacation Bible School 2012. 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A fun-filled week for children 5-12 yrs of age. Imagine kids trusting in God forever? Yep! The sky’s the limit. Bring the kids along for games, crafts, songs, stories and a whole lot of fun. Registration opens Aug. 4th. 250-627-1033. SEPT 5 - Prostate and Bladder Cancer Support Group - No meetings for June, July and August – next meeting Wed. Sept 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 430 at Prince Rupert Regional Hospital – Contact Judy 250 622-6533.

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Port donates $20,500 to re-do 9th green By Shaun Thomas THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

PRINCE RUPERT - Golfers in Prince Rupert will notice a significant change in the course in the years ahead thanks to a major donation from the Prince Rupert Port Authority. On Thursday Prince Rupert Port Authority CEO Don Krusel presented the club with a cheque for $20,500 to help cover the estimated $36,500 cost of redoing the green on the 9th hole. The club applied to the port’s Community Investment Fund for the money and identified the green as a priority due to the steep slope that has developed in the 30 years since the hole was built. “I am sure this will be appreciated by a lot of golfers who view this green as a challenge, to say the least. If you start at the top, you could end up the bottom or off the green pretty quickly with the slope,” said Prince Rupert Golf Club president Terry Sawka. “Generations of golfers will ap-

preciate the transformation of this virtually unplayable green, where they will again enjoy the challenge of making par, birdie or better for years to come,” added the club’s Outside Committee chair Richard Wright. Work on replacing the hole is scheduled to start near the beginning of October, after the current season comes to an end. The hope is to have it ready and playable by the time the Ladies Jubilee takes place in early June. The port authority, Krusel said, recognizes the role that the club plays in Prince Rupert’s quality of life. “This golf course is figuratively the heart of the community, and is literally in the heart of the community. I know the importance of the club to residents and to young people in Prince Rupert,” he said, alluding to the after-school program and youth lessons offered by the club. “We understand how crucial it is to preserve and improve recreational areas like the Prince Rupert Centennial Golf Course.”


Members of the Prince Rupert Golf Club, along with staff, applaud as Prince Rupert Port Authority CEO Don Krusel presents a cheque for $20,500 to club president Terry Sawka.

25 years at the BC Seniors’ Games By Cameron Orr THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR


Dorothy Cheyne, 84, is heading to her 25th B.C. Seniors’ Games, held in Burnaby at the end of August. She is competing in floor curling.

KITIMAT - Kitimat’s Dorothy Cheyne has spent 25 years proving that being a senior doesn’t mean being old. Cheyne is marking 2012 as her 25th year as a Zone 10 athlete for the B.C. Seniors’ Games Society, which formed in 1987. Zone 10 represents Kitimat, Terrace, Prince Rupert, Haida Gwaii and the Nass Valley. Cheyne attended the first BC Seniors Games competition in 1988, the first time the event was held. She was 59 at the time. Cheyne has a scrapbook

filled to the brim with photos and news clippings from 25 years of competitions. Many of the athletes within the pages are now no longer with us. In fact she said she is the only Kitimat athlete still left alive from the 1988 Games. Other Zone 10 athletes marking their 25th year in the society are Terrace’s Betty Nordstrom and Bob Goodvin, and Prince Rupert’s Mary Arneson. “I was on the first executive,” said Cheyne, who served as secretary for a year. “[We] got the thing going anyway.” Cheyne, now 84, started off as a tennis athlete — of which she taught at the Riverlodge —

and has since competed in 10pin bowling and, this year, floor curling. “As you get older you do things that are not quite so hard,” she said. Even as she takes less intensive sports each year, she still remains committed to winning. “I’m competitive, I want to win,” she said, adding, “I’ve got oodles of medals.” In 1988 she won a silver medal with her tennis partner who was from Terrace, and she said she has received a medal for nearly every year she’s gone off to compete. All year long she has been practicing floor curling in anticipation of this August’s Games

in Burnaby and will keep on practicing until the end of July when they’ll take a break. It is anticipated that 3,200 people will attend the Games this year, which run August 21 to 25. It is widely considered by organizers that the BC Seniors’ Games is the best alternative health care program in the province. More information about the Games can be found online at As for Cheyne, she has certainly enjoyed her time and said she has plans to continue competing for as long as she’s able. “It’s fun,” she said. “You can have fun and still win.”

BC Games the first step for many London-bound athletes By Contributed THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

SURREY - When the Olympic and Paralympic Games begin in London, there are a number of Canadian athletes who will remember their first multi-sport experience at a BC Games. Twenty-four athletes on the Canadian Olympic team started their journey to London with a trip to the BC Games, including 2008 Olympic gold medallist Carol Huynh (Wrestling), and recent Giro d’Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal (Cycling). As part of the athlete development pathway, the BC Games are a first multi-sport experience for young athletes that lead towards

provincial and national teams and ultimately the Olympic or Paralympic Games. The BC Games are part of a strong provincial sport system that provides an outstanding training environment and support services for high-performance athletes. Forty per cent of the Canadian Olympic team live or train in B.C. Shot-putter Dylan Armstrong of Kamloops is one of Canada’s great medal hopes at the 2012 Olympic Games. He is a shining example of a B.C. athlete who has developed to international success with support through all the stages of the athlete pathway. Involved at a young age with the

Kamloops Track and Field Club, he represented the Thompson-Okanagan Zone at the 1995 and 1996 BC Summer Games. Success as part of Team BC at the 2001 Canada Games was next before winning gold for Canada at the 2007 and 2010 Pan American Games. All eyes are on this BC Games alumnus to better his fourth place finish from the 2008 Olympic Games. Swimmer Brent Hayden of Mission is another medal contender in London. Brent competed at the 1998 BC Summer Games. “The BC Summer Games was the point in my career when I real-

ized that I had the potential to go further,” he said. “It was soon after that that I decided to switch from being a summer swimmer to training all year round. It is clear that I wouldn’t have noticed my own potential without the BC Summer Games.” The full Paralympic team will be named later this summer, but former BC Games athletes Bo Hedges of Fort St. John (Wheelchair Basketball) and Adam Rahier of Powell River (Swimming) will be part of the team. Over 2,300 athletes between the ages of 10 and 18 will be at the 2012 BC Summer Games, which kick off just one week prior to the start of the Olympics.

It is an inspiring experience that will ignite the dreams of many young athletes to pursue their sport to the highest level. A veteran of the Canadian Women’s Soccer team is Karina LeBlanc from Maple Ridge. “It was an amazing experience because I did dream of one day being at the Olympic Games and it was the closest thing for me to it, so it made me want to be there that much more,” she said. Watch for the next generation of Olympians and Paralympians at the 2012 BC Summer Games, July 19-22. See the complete list of BC Games alumni heading to London at

Less Fuel. More Power. Great Value is a comparison between the 2012 and the 2011 Chrysler Canada product lineups. 40 MPG or greater claim is based on 2012 EnerGuide highway fuel consumption estimates. Government of Canada test methods used. Your actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving habits and other factors. See your dealer for additional EnerGuide details. Wise customers read the fine print: •, *, ‡, ∞, § The Hurry Up to Trade Up Event offers are limited time offers which apply to retail deliveries of selected new and unused models purchased from participating dealers on or after July 4, 2012. Dealer order/trade may be necessary. Offers subject to change and may be extended without notice. See participating dealers for complete details and conditions. •$19,998 Purchase Price applies to 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Canada Value Package (29E+CL9) only and includes $8,000 Consumer Cash Discount. Pricing includes freight ($1,500) and excludes licence, insurance, registration, any dealer administration fees and other applicable fees and applicable taxes. Dealer order/trade may be necessary. Dealer may sell for less. See participating dealers for complete details. *Consumer Cash Discounts are offered on select new 2012 vehicles and are manufacturer-to-dealer incentives, which are deducted from the negotiated price before taxes. Amounts vary by vehicle. See your dealer for complete details. ‡4.99% purchase financing for up to 96 months available on the new 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Ultimate Family Package models to qualified customers on approved credit through Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, TD Auto Finance and Ally Credit Canada. Dealer order/trade may be necessary. Dealer may sell for less. See your dealer for complete details. Example: 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Ultimate Family Package with a Purchase Price of $26,998 (including applicable Consumer Cash and Ultimate Family Bonus Cash Discounts) financed at 4.99% over 96 months with $0 down payment equals 208 bi-weekly payments of $158 with a cost of borrowing of $5,772 and a total obligation of $32,770. Pricing includes freight ($1,500) and excludes licence, insurance, registration, any dealer administration fees and other applicable fees and taxes. Dealer order/trade may be necessary. Dealer may sell for less. ∞Ultimate Family Van Bonus Cash is available to retail customers on purchase/lease at participating dealers of a new 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan model (excluding Canada Value Package models) or any new 2012 Chrysler Town & Country model. The Bonus Cash amount ($1,250 for models equipped with a DVD player; $750 for all other models) will be deducted from the negotiated price after taxes. The included no charge Uconnect Hands Free Group represents an additional $750 in value. Some conditions apply. See your dealer for complete details. §2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Crew shown. Price including applicable Consumer Cash Discount and $2,000 Ultimate Family Bonus Cash Discount: $27,395. Pricing includes freight ($1,500) and excludes licence, insurance, registration, any dealer administration fees and other applicable fees and applicable taxes. Dealer order/trade may be necessary. Dealer may sell for less. ■Based on Ward’s 2012 Small Van Segmentation. Excludes other Chrysler Group LLC designed and/or manufactured vehicles. ¤Based on 2012 EnerGuide Fuel Consumption Ratings. Government of Canada test methods used. Your actual fuel economy will vary based on driving habits and other factors. 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan – Hwy: 7.9 L/100 km (36 MPG) and City: 12.2 L/100 km (23 MPG). The Best Buy Seal is a registered trademark of Consumers Digest Communications LLC, used under licence. TMThe SiriusXM logo is a registered trademark of SiriusXM Satellite Radio Inc. ®Jeep is a registered trademark of Chrysler Group LLC.

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