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TERRACE - E-Motion, top, Sophia Zanardo and Julia Piroso, bottom left, and Taya Haldane, bottom right, were part of the talented regional performers who pleased the crowd at the 2013 Pacific Northwest Music Festival’s closing gala April 20. The evening was a culmination of two weeks of performances of all kinds at various venues around Terrace.

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TERRACE -Minerals North 2013, which wrapped up after three days April 26, is being described as one of the largest and most successful conferences ever held in the city. More than 900 delegates registered, a number that surpassed expectations for the event held at the Terrace Sportsplex that featured presentations by mining companies, geologists and a trade show consisting of more than 100 booths. The size of the event, which was the 25th annual Minerals North conference and the largest one ever, filled hotel and motel rooms and restaurants. For a number of the delegates, it was either their first visit to Terrace or the first time they’ve spent any amount of time in the city. Delegates at various times were entertained, informed and challenged. Former Vancouver Canuck Trevor Linden spoke of motivation in an address to delegates April 26. During remarks to open the conference April 25, Steve Robertson from Imperial Metals, a major sponsor of the conference and the company now constructing the Red Chris copper and gold mine due to open next year up Hwy37 North, spoke of the mineral potential reaching north of Terrace to the Yukon border. “We’re in a real frontier here,” said Robertson. “The amount of development that is going to go on up there is tremendous,” said Robertson in labelling the region as one of the “most richly endowed mineral areas in the entire world.” Mayor Dave Pernarowski noted that the first-ever gathering of miners and others was held here in 1989. Kitsumkalum chief councillor Don Roberts

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Details such as providing breakfast coupons to delegates for use in restaurants helped spread the dollar value the conference brought to the city, van Dyk said. He paid tribute to the scores of volunteers, saying they helped make the conference more enjoyable for delegates. And he was happy with the turnout of local residents when the trade show portion of the conference was opened up the afternoon of April 25. “I had no idea that the response would be so great. It was standing room only in there,” said van Dyk. Conference chair Rob Dykman noted that there were only six empty chairs of 800 put out for the main banquet held the evening of April 25 at the Sportsplex. And as many as 100 people unexpectedly arrived to register, he said. The organizing committee will meet soon to decide how excess revenues will be used. “The requirement is that the legacy be used to support a mining-related cause,” said Dykman. One of the highlights of the conference was a morning motivational talk on April 26 by former Vancouver Canuck Trevor Linden. Minerals North 2014 is in Vanderhoof.

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PRINCE RUPERT Prince Rupert school district’s senior management team will be shaken up. Lynn Hauptman, Superintendent of the Prince Rupert School District, announced she will be moving to the Southeast Kootenay School District effective August 2013. Hauptman came to Prince Rupert in 2009 from the Okanagan Skaha District, where she was the director of instruction. Under Hauptman’s leadership the district underwent changes such as the amalgamation of high schools, which she said is a focal point of her time in Prince Rupert, the closure of Westview Elementary School, the creation of the Coastal Pathways Partnership between industry, NWCC and the district, the creation of the ACE-IT programs at Charles Hays Secondary School next year and the creation of a smallersized school in Port Edward. Hauptman said

working with everyone within the district to improve student achievement was also a highlight she will look back on fondly. “Our student achievement results have been steadily rising over the last number of years, and that’s because of the wonderful team of people we have in the Prince Rupert district. Everybody within the schools, our support staff, to our teachers, our administrators, to our board who have been very supportive of the work we’re doing,” she said. Hauptman applied for the new position in the early spring, and was informed she had been hired two weeks ago. “It’s a larger district than Prince Rupert, so that will bring some new experiences for me. They have some similar challenges that we also have on the North Coast, so I think the experiences I have gained while in Prince Rupert will help me,” she said. Hauptman said the most important thing she learned while in the district was that it’s important to listen.

“You need to share the leadership, invite people to be part of the journey, and work collaboratively with everybody,” she said. Board chair Tina Last acknowledged Hauptman for the work she has done in the district. “Lynn has provided tremendous leadership to our district. Our district has seen improved results for our students as a result of her focus on improved instructional methods by our teach-

ing staff. We will miss her contribution and insight,” she said. Hauptman’s tenure was controversial, however, including revelations of $800 per day being paid for the services of Dave Stigant and teachers being told a quote from the children’s book Yertle the Turtle was too political. On Dec. 5, the Prince Rupert and District Teacher’s Union held a non-confidence vote and, most recently, trustees voted down the dis-

trict’s proposed budget. For its part, Joanna Larson of the Prince Rupert and District Teacher’s Union said the group wishes Hauptman well in her new role. While there isn’t a replacement in mind yet, Last said the district will be looking within and outside of the district for a new superintendent right away. Last noted it would be preferred if a new superintendent was hired prior to Hauptman’s departure.

Haisla Homecoming planned By Cameron Orr

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KITIMAT - In what is planned to be a major celebration come August, a committee in Kitamaat Village is preparing the way for the first Haisla Homecoming in decades. To get there, they are planning a fundraising event on May 5. From 6 p.m., live music, a bake sale and loonie auction will fill the Haisla Recreation Centre. Organizers regret a last minute cancellation of this same event in midApril, explaining that a small number of deaths in the community meant they had to shut down their plans, as per cultural tradition. This evening fundraiser will help provide the resources for the Homecoming Committee to host the head-

line event in August, from the 9th to 11th. Committee member Kimberley McKenzie said it has been since 1981 that the community hosted a Homecoming, and they’re seeking to hold to the same format as in past. The three day event is meant to be open to anybody, not only for Haisla members, and is designed as a showcase for the culture and community. “We are proud of our culture and we want to showcase that to everybody,” said McKenzie. “We understand there are a lot of new people in town and we understand that the Haisla have been in the media in the last little while so we wanted to have people come out, join us and see what it’s like to live in our area and just see how we do things, day-to-day.”

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PRINCE RUPERT - Prince Rupert Mayor Jack is optimistic the City will see dividend money from CityWest in the next few years. Mussallem was unable to attend the city council meeting on April 22 where CityWest dropped a bomb by informing the City the company would not be able to pay the $500,000 dividend this year. While he was concerned the City won’t be receiving a dividend, he is optimistic moving forward because of CityWest’s market in Terrace and Kitimat and the expected development in those communities. “Going forward my belief is there’s an opportunity for CityWest to do better in the next two or three years. Hopefully, at that time, we’ll see a dividend,” he said. “I can’t foretell the future, but I’m optimistic about it.” While the City is the only shareholder of the company, Mussallem said the City cannot force CityWest to pay a

dividend. “CityWest is a separate legal entity with its own board of directors and own management. The City of Prince Rupert can request a dividend, but really it’s up to the management and board of directors whether or not CityWest uses that money for other things or whether they can allow a dividend,” he said. CityWest couldn’t pay the City a dividend this year because the company spent a lot of capital and operational funds on building up the “Internet backbone”. This included building fiber connection to Prince George to increase bandwidth capacity, completing fiber links to residential and business customers and providing fiber to hotels that allow them to run high definition television on multiple televisions from a single source. CityWest estimated it spent approximately $1 million last year and $2 million this year on those tasks. “From those services, we should gain more market share and improve our profitability,” said CityWest chief financial officer Chris Marett.

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KITIMAT - Students from Nechako Elementary School’s Philanthropy Club took to the banks of the Kitimat River on April 25 to clean up its litter. The event was to coincide with the national Great Canadian Shoreline Clean-up, a national program which has run since 2002 and is an effort between the Vancouver Aquarium and the World Wildlife Federation. The students took to collecting and recording litter on the shores of the river just beyond the Giant Spruce tree. The students may receive a little extra notoriety from their efforts than they expected. A chance meeting between Nechako teacher Pat Mouland and travelling environmental documentarians means some video of the clean up may eventually make it into a documentary slated for an October release. The group, called Beyond Boarding, has sent a small group of surfers and snowboarders on a tour of the province in a modified small school bus, which has been retrofitted to run on used vegetable oil. Proving such an engine still has its kinks, the bus broke down the day before while they were in the Overwaitea parking lot, but that’s when Mouland

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MAY 3, 4 – The Terrace and District Museum Society hosts a Garage and Collectibles Sale from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Heritage Park Museum. All proceeds go toward establishing a downtown museum. Donations accepted so please clean out your attics and call for pickup or drop-off at 635-4546! MAY 3 – The seventh annual Northwest Regional Heritage Fair is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kitsumkalum Hall. Awards gala starts at 5:30 p.m. Displays, live performances, tours. Free. Everyone welcome. For full details and to register, contact heritage fair chair Colleen Austin at ourheritagefair@gmail.com or 615-2844. MAY 4 – “Super” Fun, a free Terrace Public Library program for children six to eight-yearsold, is from 11 a.m. to noon. Pow! Bang! This is the 11th annual Free Comic Book Day, bring your little hero to the library to enjoy the program and get a free comic book too! To reserve your spot, call 638-8177 or come to the library. MAY 5 – Northwest BC Metis host Bush Tea and Bannock from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Ferry Island picnic site. Watch for the Metis flag. Bring chairs and mugs for a toe-tapping good time. For more details, call Beverly 635-6864. MAY 10 – Come make something special for Mom for Mother’s Day at an after school program for children Grades 2-5 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Terrace Public Library. To register, come into the library, or call us at 638-8177. MAY 10-19 – The Terrace Public Library holds a fundraising book sale starting at 5 p.m. Friday. Please drop by and support your library. Great books! Great prices! All proceeds are used to support library programs and services. MAY 11 – Eighth annual Early Years Family Fair takes place from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. at Suwilaawks Community School. Free family event with information and activities for children and their families from pregnancy to

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SILLY YAKS (Celiac) Support Group supporting gluten free eating and helping people with celiac disease feel well and healthy. Participate in discussions around safe foods, foods to avoid, cross contamination, recipe ideas, etc. The first meeting will be Aug. 23 from 7-8:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room at the Kitimat General Hospital. The group is open to anyone interested in learning about celiac disease. For more, call 632-3063.

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MAY 3 – The Ice House Gallery is hosting an open house for their art exhibition “Earth, Air, Water” in Ice House Gallery, Atlin Terminal in Cow Bay at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome, refreshments served. Exhibit runs May 1 - 3. For more info, call 6244546. MAY 3-4 – Giant Garage Sale at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church on 5th and McBride. Friday 6 - 9 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. noon. For pickup of donations, 624-4164. MAY 4 – Strawberry Tea, 2 - 4 p.m. Sat-

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MAY 5-12 – BC Annual Dance Competition at Lester Centre of the Arts. For further information, call 627-7892. MAY 11 – Seniors Centre (Pr. Rupert) Spring Tea and Bazaar at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 6271900. MAY 11: Prince Rupert Garden Club hosting Mother’s Day plant sale @ Sunken Gardens starting at noon. For more info Call Andree Fawcett 250-624-3666 or email andree@citytel. com ONGOING PRINCE RUPERT Garden Club is looking for suggestions of gardens to be featured in the 2013 Garden Tour on the last Sunday of July. These gardens do not have to be perfect or even completed. For more information, call Andree Fawcett 6243666 or email andree@ citytel.com.

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TERRACE - Four members of the Tahltan First Nation staged a silent protest at the Minerals North 2013 conference while an official from Fortune Minerals spoke about a controversial coal mining project on Tahltan traditional territory April 26. The four held up pictures of themselves getting arrested in 2005 after Fortune successfully received a BC Supreme Court injunction to end a Tahltan blockade preventing access to the Klappan area. Fortune acquired the rights to the Klappan anthracite coal property in the last decade and has been looking for financing and environmental approval to develop a project worth nearly $800 million. The company in 2010 sold 20 per cent of the project to South Korean steel giant POSCO and renamed it the Arctos Anthracite Project to give it a fresh start. It has also submitted a revised project to provincial environmental authorities. The Tahltan and others call the Klappan the Sacred Headwaters because it contains the headwaters of the Stikine, Nass and Skeena rivers. Of particular concern is the Fortune plan to use open pit mining to remove the coal. Carl Kottmeier,

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Mary Dennis was one of four Tahltan protesting a coal mining plan by Fortune Minerals at the Minerals North 2013 conference in Terrace. April 26. Fortune’s Arctos project manager who was speaking from the conference stage when the four Tahltan walked up and stood underneath him, said the project would consist of four small pits, becoming one large one as the mine’s life went on. The total size of the open pit would be 730 hectares and the maximum area of the pit, camps, buildings and airstrip would be 4,000 hectares, he said. But Kottmeier also said there would not be any tailings pond in the traditional sense of hard rock mining requiring acid chemicals

to extract ore, saying the coal being extracted would be washed by water before being loaded onto railcars for export through Prince

Rupert. “We will ensure the water quality has been tested and inspected” prior to release, he said. “We will not be producing a slurry tailings and we will not require a tailings pond.” There will be waste rock from the project but it will be coal that can’t be separated from rock, he said. And he said the project won’t affect the Stikine or Nass watersheds. Based on passing an environmental assessment, Fortune wants to have its operation going by 2016, resulting in two trains going to Prince Rupert every three days. It would need to build a rail line on an existing rail bed south of its project to connect to an existing line for the trip. Fortune estimates it has reserves for a 25year mine life, employing 500 people at peak operations and another 1,000 indirectly.

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Neighbours want info on “land grab” The Northern connector

PRINCE RUPERT - The Skeena – Queen Charlotte Regional District said it needs more details from the City of Prince Rupert before it comments on the proposed boundary expansion. The regional district met in Oona River on April 19 and tabled the report on the expansion until its May 24 meeting in Prince Rupert. Board Chair Barry Pages said there are still too many unknowns about the proposal. “There was a concern that the maps were too small so it was tough to determine what properties would be excluded. The City said it ex-

cluded Dodge Cove and Crippen Cove, but there are other properties.... We want to be able to verify some of the information so we have requested numbers around finances and what the City’s plans are,” he said, noting it isn’t just on-paper details the district wants clarified. “One of the questions we had was that the City wanted this to protect landscapes, protect the view and guide development and we want to ask what the difference would be? The City already has a voice on the regional district as a governing body.” Pages said the group needs more information on what the consultation process with

itself and landowners impacted by the expansion will look like as well. “There was a definite lack of communication,” he said. Councillors Nelson Kinney and Anna Ashley brought some of those concerns forward to Prince Rupert council on April 22, and the result was a direction to senior staff to meet with

any governing bodies that want more information on the expansion. “They seemed quite confused and it was a bit embarrassing as we didn’t have the answers for them,” said Kinney. But the regional district wasn’t the only group seeking more information. What Port Edward Councillor Dan Franzen called the “land grab”

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Terrace society introduces a huge quilt-making project By Staff Writer THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

TERRACE - Ksan Society is very pleased to introduce a new project – the making of a multi-cultural community heritage quilt. The finished quilt will be a story quilt, intending to relay our community’s history, visually, through a combination of applique, embroidery, crochet, quilting and sewing. The

quilt will be a montage, an art piece, which will incorporate the many styles of the cultures of the people living in our area, then and now. It will be a visual depiction of Terrace’s history. Why Ksan? While renovating the old emergency shelter building, now Ksan Place: A Southside Community Space, it was learned the building was built in 1942 as the Officers’ Mess Hall for the Army regiments stationed in Terrace. Not wanting to lose the history, an application for a grant that

would combine history and community was made to the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program. Who better to know not only the history of our community but the art of quilting than seniors? A familiar face in the community, Marylin Davies, has been hired to coordinate the project. Marylin can be contacted at Ksan Society – 250-635-2373, local 27 or by email at marylin@ksansociety.ca.

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Roger Benham Green Party of BC

Roger Benham 2167 Main St, Smithers, BC, V0J 2N0

Jonathan Dieleman BC Conservative Party

Dirk Merkens 5179 Raceway Rd RR 1, Smithers, BC, V0J 2N1

Doug Donaldson BC NDP

Ursula Heuberger 2717 Kispiox Valley Rd RR 5, Hazelton, BC, V0J 1Y5

Sharon Hartwell BC Liberal Party

Cecil McCreary PO Box 969, Smithers, BC, V0J 2N0

Jesse O’Leary Independent

Jesse O’Leary PO Box 35, New Hazelton, BC, V0J 2J0

Rod Taylor Christian Heritage Party of B.C.

Ian McDonough PO Box 4475, Smithers, BC, V0J 2N0

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Paul Lychak Evelyn Comm Hall 10162 Engman Rd, Smithers, BC

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Dease Lake Community Club B 2102 1st Ave, Dease Lake, BC

Iskut Band Office 35 Iskut Village Rd, Iskut, BC

Round Lake Hall 13706 Round Lake Rd, Telkwa, BC

Smithers Curling Club 4216 3rd Ave, Smithers, BC

Dease River Band Office 7 37 Hwy, Good Hope Lake, BC

Kispiox Comm Hall 1296 Lax Seel St, Kispiox, BC

Sik-E-Dakh Health Station 8500 Sik-E-Dakh Rd, Glen Vowell, BC

Denetia Elem School Lower Post Access Rd, Lower Post, BC

Kispiox Valley Comm Centre 2489 Kispiox Valley Rd, Kispiox, BC

St. Joseph’s Elem School 4054 Broadway Ave, Smithers, BC

Gitanyow Independent School 110 4 Ave, Gitanyow, BC

Kitwanga Curling Club 24 Mill Rd, Kitwanga, BC

Stewart Courthouse 703 Brightwell St, Stewart, BC

Gitksan Wet’suwet’en Education Society 4125 River Rd, Hazelton, BC

Moricetown Multiplex 205 Beaver Rd, Moricetown, BC

Telegraph Creek Comm Hall 15 Sawtooth Rd, Telegraph Creek, BC

Gitsegukla Health Building 165 Howe St, Gitsegukla 1, BC

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Details on youth deaths scarce

By Martina Perry The Northern connector

PRINCE RUPERT - The Prince Rupert RCMP are not releasing any new information on two recent incidents involving deaths of young people, but are still asking the public for assistance.

The most recent incident took place on April 15 when two children being pulled in a wagon near the intersection of 7th Ave. East and Frederick Street were hit by a cyclist. Paramedics were called to the family’s home the following day, and the young child was

www.bclocalnews.com /bc_north  A11 brought to the Prince Rupert Regional Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Const. Matt Ericson, Prince Rupert RCMP media spokesman, said police are still looking for a witness who stopped their vehicle to assist the family

that night. “Right now we’re just focusing on tracking down that vehicle and the cyclist,” said Ericson. RCMP are also not releasing further information on the Justin Brooks investigation, the 21-year-old that was

found deceased in the harbour near the Rotary Waterfront Park. Ericson declined to comment whether individuals had admitted to assaulting Brooks prior to his death, and if individuals would be charged with assault in that case.

MAY 2013

GENERAL ELECTION The following persons have been nominated as candidates for North Coast for the 40th Provincial General Election.

North Coast Electoral District Candidate’s Name:

Financial Agent:

Hondo Arendt Green Party of BC

Katherine Walsh 1128 Hays Cove Ave, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 2H2

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Judy Fraser BC Liberal Party

Alan Hooper 225 3rd St, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 3J9

Jennifer Rice BC NDP

David Smith 521 8th Ave E, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 2N1

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Donald Silversides 217 3rd Ave W, Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 1L7

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District Electoral Offices: 200-500 2nd Ave W Prince Rupert, BC (250) 624-7507

Bella Coola Elem School 808 Mackay St, Bella Coola, BC

House of Wolves 86 Klemtu Rd, Klemtu, BC

Port Edward Comm Centre 770 Pacific Ave, Port Edward, BC

Bella Coola Service B.C. 636 Cliff St, Bella Coola, BC

Bergman Residence 949 School House Rd, Oona River, BC

Howard Phillips Comm Hall 1590 Cook St, Masset, BC

Sandspit Comm Hall 411 Beach Rd, Sandspit, BC

E.A. Ross Room Comm Hall 134 Bay St, Queen Charlotte, BC

Cap Multi-purpose Bldg 2 Duncan L St, Prince Rupert, BC

Jim Ciccone Civic Centre 1000 McBride St, Prince Rupert, BC

Shearwater Sports Lounge 1 Shearwater Rd, Waglisla, BC

G.E. Darby United Church 220 Wabalisla St, Waglisla, BC

Dodge Cove School House Dodge Cove Rd, Digby Island, BC

Kitkatla Economic Development Bldg 57 Ocean Dr, Kitkatla, BC

Skidegate Comm Hall 102 Front St, Skidegate, BC

Howard Phillips Comm Hall 1590 Cook St, Masset, BC

E.A. Ross Room Comm Hall 134 Bay St, Queen Charlotte, BC

Lax Kw’alaams Fire Dept Hall 51 Church St, Lax Kw’alaams, BC

Tlell Fire Hall 36542 16 Hwy, Tlell, BC

NOC District Electoral Office 200 500 2nd Ave W, Prince Rupert, BC

G.E. Darby United Church 220 Wabalisla St, Waglisla, BC

Ocean Falls Courthouse Conf Room Marine Dr, Ocean Falls, BC

Wuikinuxv Village Admin Office 700 Oweekeno Village, Rivers Inlet, BC

Hagensborg Royal Canadian Legion 1855 20 Hwy, Hagensborg, BC

Old Massett Village Council Office 348 Eagle Ave, Masset, BC

Hartley Bay Band Office 445 Hayimiisaxaa Way, Hartley Bay, BC

Port Clements Comm Hall 120 Bayview Dr, Port Clements, BC

The following persons have been nominated as candidates for Skeena for the 40th Provincial General Election.

Skeena Electoral District Candidate’s Name:

Financial Agent:

Official Agent:

Robin Austin BC NDP

Glennis Vincenzi 4830 Loen Ave, Terrace, BC, V8G 1Z8

Roberta Walker 149A City Centre, Kitimat, BC, V8C 1T6

Mike Brousseau BC Conservative Party

Anita McCormack 8-5016 Park Ave, Terrace, BC, V8G 1X1

Trevor Hendry British Columbia Party

Gordon Milne 882 Citadel Dr, Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 5Y1

Carol Joan Leclerc BC Liberal Party

Ryan Hales 101-4630 Lazelle Ave, Terrace, BC, V8G 1S6

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District Electoral Offices: 534 Mountainview Sq Kitimat, BC (250) 632-8510

Church Army Hall 1705 Graham St, Gingolx, BC

Kitselas Health & Admin Office 2225 Gitaus Rd, Usk, BC

Northwest Comm College 5331 McConnell Ave, Terrace, BC

Elks Hall 2822 Tetrault St, Terrace, BC

Elks Hall 2822 Tetrault St, Terrace, BC

Kitsumkalum Comm Centre 14295 16 Hwy, Terrace, BC

Riverlodge Rec Centre 654 W Columbia Ave, Kitimat, BC

New Aiyansh Arts & Cultural Ctr B 4518 Tait Ave, New Aiyansh, BC

Gitwinksihlkw Village Admin Office 3004 Ts OohlTsAp Ave, Gitwinksihlkw, BC

Mt. Elizabeth Sec School 1491 Kingfisher Ave, Kitimat, BC

Rosswood Comm Hall Assn 4145 Kalum Lake Rd, Rosswood, BC

Skeena District Electoral Office 534 Mountainview Sq, Kitimat, BC

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Mt. Layton Hot Springs Resort 3739 37 Hwy, Lakelse Lake, BC

Thornhill Sec School 3120 16/37 Hwy, Thornhill, BC

Kitamaat Village Rec Centre 24 Kwakiutl Ave, Kitamaat Village, BC

New Aiyansh Arts & Cultural Ctr B 4518 Tait Ave, New Aiyansh, BC

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TERRACE – Ryan Magnusson won this bike at the Terrace and District Chamber of Commerce 21st annual Business Expo from Save on Foods and HPH General Trading Co.’s Honey Mango dried fruit. Save on gave out samples of the honey mango pieces, which went over really well, said Save on manager Darren Davies.

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TERRACE - In September 2008, a friend and classmate of a group of 10-year-olds was diagnosed with ALL (Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia). He was sent to Vancouver for a three year treatment plan of chemotherapy and radiation. Since 2009, the friends have formed a Relay for Life team, raising money in support of their classmate and

his family. In 2010 and in 2011, the team worked with Don Diego’s Restaurant. And this year, they are doing it again May 4 at the restaurant through advance ticket sales for a meal, including dessert. There are also two hockey silent auction items. In the past four years, this youth team has raised almost $30,000, sold thousands of cupcakes, worked in the kitchen for a fundraiser dinner with Don Diegos, held raffles, be-

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

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Christ the King PARISH 1760 Nalabila Boulevard Ph 250-632-2215 Father Kenneth Uwaoma www.catholickitimat.ca EVERYONE WELCOME Saturday May 4 Sunday May 5 7:30 pm 9:00 am & 11:15 am Celebration Celebration of the Eucharist of the Eucharist Sixth Sunday of Easter “Whoever loves me will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him.� John 14:23

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

Sunday, May 5, 2013

“Bible Connections� 9:30 am - for all ages with light breakfast

Worship 11:00 am

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FIRST UNITED CHURCH 1180 Kingfisher Ave. • Ph. 250-632-7149 Email: kituc@telus.net • Rev. Larry Scott www.kitimatunitedchurch.ca/index.html

Sunday, May 5 11:00 am Worship Service “When Love Is The Door To Peace�

MOUNTAINVIEW

ALLIANCE CHURCH • Small Group Ministry • Youth Ministry • • Noahs Park Children’s Church •

Sunday Service 10:30 am

1332 Lahakas Blvd. N 250-632-4658 www.mountainviewalliance.ca

Pastor Clint Magnus • ph. 250-632-6962

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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

The Harvest

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Sixth Sunday of Easter

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Christ Church Anglican

Sunday, May 5 10:30 am Worship Service and Sunday School Worship Leader: Andrew McIntosh

CIRCULATION 23,800 (TMC)

REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH

Held at the EAGLE CENTRE THEATER 193 Nechako Centre, Kitimat Ph. 250-632-5501 email: the-harvest@live.ca View live webstreaming of Saturday Services at: www.theharvest.ca/live

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

Missing black & white, male Husky with blue eyes. Reward. 250-641-2479

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Lost cat - High school area of Kitimat. Small brown female tabby with white belly and paws. Has a circular tattoo in her ear. Please call: 250-639-4471 or Kitimat Veterinary Hospital at 250-639-2299

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Morning Worship Service 10:30 am

Presbyterian

FOUND in Kitimat - small green plastic box on Dyke Road behind Kitimat Iron. Identify to claim: 250-632-1040

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Kitimat Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room Sunday Service at 11:00 am

Feast of Our Lady Fatima on Saturday, May 11 at 5pm with Procession to follow. Auction, Bazaar and Food Fair in the church hall afterwards Everyone Welcome!

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Jeff Garvin May 9, May 10 and May 11 at 7pm EVERYONE WELCOME!!!

1220 Kingfisher Ave. • Ph. 250-632-7812

Sixth Sunday Of Easter May 5 at 10:30am Eucharist with Fr. Luke Anker “Those who love me will keep my word, and my Father will love them.� John 14:23

Kitimat Worship Directory For information on placing a church listing, please call 250-632-6144, or email classifieds@northernsentinel.com

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Children Children’s Misc 16 Foot Trampoline with net guard, brand new condition. Asking $200. 250-600-0789.

Daycare Centers DISCOVERY CHILDCARE has openings for children ages birth to school age. Licensed center with ECE and Infant/ Toddler certified staff. Call Lisa at 250-624-6979 for more info or to register.

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ROAD BUILDER – Must be experienced in grades, culvert placement and install, ditching and sloping, and Forestry standard roads. Pay negotiable, full season work with benefit package. Feller Buncher Operator (Cat Buncher) – Full time Pay negotiable by exp. benefit package. Please fax resume (1)250-378-4991 or e-mail: kristy@bcclassified.com

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For detailed information on this career opportunity, please refer to the careers section of our website. www.bcassessment.ca/career

RANDALL North Real Estates Services Inc. is currently seeking a Caretaker for the growing portfolio in Kitimat. Email derek.kaufman@randallnorth.ca for more info.

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Obituaries

DRIVERS WANTED:

Terrific career Opportunity with outstanding growth potential to learn how to locate rail defects. No Rail Experience Needed!! Skills Needed - Ability to travel 3 months at a time, Valid License w/ air brake endorsement. Extensive Paid Travel, Meal Allowance, 4 weeks Vacation and Benefits Package. Compensation based on prior driving experience. Apply at www.sperryrail.com under careers, keyword Driver. DO NOT FILL IN CITY OR STATE

Obituaries

Frances B. Nelson Oct. 16, 1942 - Apr. 8, 2013

Fran passed away on Monday, April 8th in St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver, surrounded by family. Survived by husband Bill, daughters Kim (Keith), Brenda (Chris), and son Grant (Raeleen). Fran and Bill immigrated to Kitmat in 1966, and moved to Terrace in 1976. Until her passing Fran loved crafting, making greeting cards, gardening, and photography. Many thanks to the nurses and doctors at Mills Memorial Hospital and St. Paul’s in Vancouver. In lieu of flowers donations in Fran Nelson’s name may be made to the heart and stroke foundation.

Shelly Violet Guno Sept. 21, 1982 — April 10, 2013

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Janitorial Position at City Centre Mall, Kitimat. Parttime, 11 - 20 hours/week on a rotating schedule. Must be available for evenings and weekends. Must be able to work effectively without constant supervision. Fax resume to: 250-632-6784 or email info@citycentremall.ca

Journeyman Millwright Must be able to work shift work/weekends/casual relief. USW rates. Reply by Fax: 250-635-4335 or e-mail: deana.campbell@skeenasawmills.com

An Alberta Oilfield Construction Company is hiring dozer, excavator, and labourer/rock truck operators. Lodging and meals provided. Drug testing required. Call Contour Construction (780)723-5051. Cor’s Restaurant Part-time waitress/waiter required. Please apply in person at 404 Enterprise Ave. Kitimat or phone 250-6399839 or 250-632-7985 for appointment.

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It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my beloved daughter. I would like to extend an invitation to Shelley’s friends and family to attend her Celebration of Life on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 3 p.m. at the Grenville Court with refreshments to follow.

District of Port Edward Community Meeting The District of Port Edward invites any interested persons to attend a community meeting to review the maps and text of the new Zoning Bylaw and Official Community Plan. The District has now completed the updates to these Bylaws based on the potential development of Lelu Island as the site for the Pacific Northewest LNG Project, and subsequent growth and development in Port Edward. Representatives from Petronas will be in attendance to answer questions pertaining to the project.

The Community Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 7, at the Community Hall from 6 pm - 8 pm There will be a formal questions and questionnaire. For more information please contact the District at 250-628-3667

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Successful candidate will be: •Highly organized •Personable and customer service focused •Energetic and motivated to succeed •Able to demonstrate attention to detail We offer competitive wage and benefit package, and welcome your interest in a career with a progressive and dynamic Community Health Care Store. No Evenings, Sundays or Statutory Holidays. Apply directly to Julie Melia, fax resume to 250-6155152 or email to fsdm2259@shoppersdrugmart.ca We thank all applicants, however, only those to be selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Terrace Toyota is looking for a Service Advisor that understands there is nothing more important than the customer! Apply if you are 100% committed to customer satisfaction. If you are organized, able to prioritize, and multitask and work exceptionally well with others and want to be part of a great team then please drop off a resume with handwritten cover letter and drivers license abstract to: Chris Gair Service Manager 4912 Hwy 16 West Terrace, BC

We are looking for potential candidates for the following positions in the Kitimat/ Terrace area. • Concrete Drivers • Operators • Labourers

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Asphalt & Concrete Experience an asset. Qualified applicants can submit resume by email or fax. Email: Kentron: Terrace: Fax: Kentron: Terrace:

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Help Wanted CARRIERS/DRIVERS WANTED Prince Rupert Carrier required to deliver in the downtown area. (300 papers approx.) Position avail. immediately. Rte 11022 - Borden St. 5th, 6th, 7th Ave. W. - approx. 130 papers. We’re always in need of relief/backup Carriers and drivers.

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Driver Wanted. Full time Heavy Haul Driver for Terrace & Area. Must have some kind of industry related experience hauling equipment or operating equipment, Must Have Class 1 with air & be somewhat familiar with area. Wages as per Teamsters 31 Collective Agreement, Dental/Medical/Pension Plan. Resumes to Williams Moving & Storage 5130 Park Ave, Terrace BC Fax 250-635-6204 No Phone Calls Please

KALUM KABS LTD. Requires full/part time dispatchers, taxi drivers & shuttle drivers for highway travel. Guaranteed wages, flexible hours. Drop off resume to 4449 Lakelse Ave. No phone calls please.

MEAT MANAGER, Jasper Super A. Jasper Super A is looking for an experienced Retail Meat Manager. As Meat Manager you will be responsible for all aspects of the managing the department, including cutting meat. You must have working knowledge of gross margins, expense controls and human resources management. The successful candidate must have Grade 12 (or equivalent) and be able to provide a “clear� security clearance. If you have the skills and abilities please forward your resume to our Head Office, The Grocery People Ltd. (TGP) in confidence to: Human Resources, The Grocery People Ltd., 14505 Yellowhead Trail, Edmonton, AB, T5L 3C4. Fax 780-447-5781, humanresources@tgp.ca

Mount Layton Hotsprings currently taking applications for the following divisions: Bar Tender/Server, Front Desk Clerk, & Housekeeping. Email

PR: Marinex Sheet Metal Ltd. is looking for a Welder Fabricator. Please drop off resume to Gary at: #6 Cow Bay Road or call 250-624-6014

SUNRISE FORD 100 Mile House Requires Ford trained technicians & apprentices. Well equipped 11 bay shop, competitive wages & benefits E-mail Resume to Att; Helmut Loewen helmut@sunriseford.ca

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Full and Part time for Coastal Taxi. $12/hr. We are also hiring part-time dispatchers. Send resume & drivers abstract to PO Box 56 Kitimat, BC V8C 2G6 No phone calls

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Call Prince Rupert Northern View @ 250-624-8088 Dollar Automotive in Kitimat is looking for a 1st or 2nd year Mechanic to become part of our busy team. Must be multi-skilled, a productive team player, able to meet deadlines/targets, selfmotivated, organized, able to multi-task with some computer skills. Please drop off resume at: 312B Enterprise Ave. Kitimat, B.C. or call 250-632-2262

has job openings for an experienced Sawyer and Saw Filer. The Saw Filer needs to be able to tension and maintain saws up to 48� and repair carbide gange saws. The Sawyer must have a lumber grading ticket and experience cutting grade logs. Apply in person at the Office: 301 Industrial Park Road, Port Clements (former Abfam Office) or fax resume to 250-557-4590 or by email abfam@qcislands.net

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Kitimat Help Wanted TONY’S SPECIALTIES is looking for ENTHUSIASTIC RELIABLE, FRIENDLY and HAPPY cashiers. Must be available to work afternoons shifts and weekends. Please drop off resume at TONY’S SPECIALTIES in the Nechako Centre during the day.

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MAINTENANCE 1 / SCHOOL BUS DRIVER School District No. 92 (Nisga’a) is currently seeking applications for a Maintenance 1/School Bus Driver for our Gingolx/Laxgalts’ap bus route. This is a full time position in our Maintenance and Transportation Department at 40 hours per week and will commence May 15, 2013.

;OLZ\JJLZZM\SHWWSPJHU[T\Z[OH]L[OLMVSSV^PUNX\HSPÄJH[PVUZ! • Experience in basic maintenance relating to heating, carpentry, electrical and plumbing • Ability to work alone and as part of a team with other maintenance employees • Must have a valid Class 2 BC Drivers License with air brake endorsement • At least 6 months experience as a School Bus driver • -irst Aide Level 1 CertiÄcate Employment is subject to having a satisfactory drivers abstract and criminal search. >age and beneÄts will be provided in accordance with the Collective Agreement between CUPE Local 2298 and School District No. 92 (Nisga’a). For more information please contact Mr. Calvin Morven, Director of Operations at 250-633-2211. Applications must be received by 3:00 pm on Monday, May 13, 2013 to:

Competition#13-336 c/o Calvin Morven Director of Operations School District No.92 (Nisga’a) PO Box 240 New Aiyansh, BC -ax! 20-633-2333 V0J 1A0 Email! cmorven'nisgaa.Ic.ca We wish to thank all applicants, and advise only those short-listed will be contacted.

Female Homecare Worker required by disabled female. Experience preferred. Permanent Part Time & Full Time. Duties include personal care & meal preparation. References required. Leave message 250-638-0396

Tsunami Restaurant in Kitimat is looking for an Assistant Cook and Kitchen Helper. Specializing in Asian Food. Food Safe is a must. Driver’s License required. Drop off resume at 650 Kuldo Blvd., Kitimat. Ask for Virginia.

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Familiarity with equipment and heavy trucks an asset. We offer competitive wages and benefits. Please send resume to Bear Creek Contracting Ltd. Attention, Gerry Nelson Phone 250-635-3407 Fax 250-635-6919 Email: info@bearcreekcont.ca

for our progressive, fun, high energy practice. Preference will be given to C.D.A’s with their ortho module, Dental Assistants, and will consider individuals interested in a career in the dental field. The successful applicant must be highly motivated, detail orientated, personable and work well in a team environment. A competitive starting wage is dependant on qualifications. Please mail or drop off resume with cover letter to Dr. N. Jeannotte’s office #201 - 4665 Lazelle Ave. Terrace, B.C. V8G 1S8

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The Flight Deck Restaurant has an immediate opening for a cook. General kitchen duties as well as good customer service is required. Food safe & a reliable vehicle is a must. 35-40 hours a week. Drop off resume at the restaurant or fax to 250635-4403 attention: Kathleen

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HomeHealthCareÂŽ Shoppers Drug Mart, 4634 Park Ave., Terrace, B.C. seeks qualified

Pharmacy Assistant The ideal candidate will have previous experience or will have completed certification in an accredited pharmacy technician program. Experience a strong asset but will train the ideal candidate. Successful candidate will be: •Highly organized •Personable and customer service focused •Energetic and motivated to succeed •Able to demonstrate attention to detail •Proficient computer/data entry skills We offer competitive wage and benefit package, and welcome your interest in a career with a progressive and dynamic Community Pharmacy.

Commissionaires BC is looking for an expression of interest from

Licenced BC Security Workers for possible employment in the Kitimat area. Requirement for 12 to 13 guards if consideration is successful. Please forward your resume to

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Bandstra Transportation Systems is currently looking to fill a

CLASS ONE DRIVER POSITION in the Kitimat Terminal.

Applicants will have a Class One License with air, clean abstract, and good verbal and written communication skills. Preference will be given to those with prior experience in Dry Vans, Decks and Super B Train work. This is a union position offering a range of benefits and a competitive wage. Apply with resume and driver’s abstract to: edawson@bandstra.com

Apply directly to Barb Rea, fax resume to 250-6155152 or email to psdm2259@shoppersdrugmart.ca We thank all applicants, however, only those to be selected for an interview will be contacted.

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PHARMASAVE Telepharmacy which will be located in the Nisga’a Valley Health Authority is looking for reliable and energetic individual to join our pharmacy team as a part-time pharmacy assistant. The successful candidate must demonstrate an ability to perform the following tasks: work in a high paced detail oriented environment where accuracy is of utmost importance, work with both the general public and health care professionals, manage and maintain adequate inventory levels, work with a cash register and balance cash, have good communication and phone skills, have a general ability to operate a computer and a digital camera and have a willingness to learn. Previous work history in a pharmacy or health oriented position is beneficial but not a requirement. We are currently looking to fill one fulltime (40hours/week) and two part time (20hours/week) positions. If you are interested in the positions please send resumes and references by fax or email to: Alan Williamson 5331 Headland Dr. West Vancouver BC V7C3C5 Phone: 604-9265331 Fax: 604-926-4819 email: ps214alan@shaw.ca

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LAWN SERVICES Mowing and trimming Power Sweeping and lawn clean-up Dethatching, edging and tilling Hedge trimming and tree pruning Equipment rentals 250-407-0016 Ask for Tom Finnie

Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 10 a.m. Decker Lake Hall, 9km west of Burns Lake 1994 F150 Ford PU - 6 cyl., 5 spd. 1993 Ford F350 xlt crew 460 auto - 6” lift. 1997 Plymouth Neon car, 1993 Terry 5th wheel 21 1/2’ travel trailer, 19’ 5th wheel tandem stock trailer, 9’ alm. punt/elec. motor, PU box trailer, 6’ plywood storage box, 1981 Honda XR 500 motorcycle, 12’x20’ portable shed (metal clad), 8’x12’ chicken house, Bobcat bale spear, pallet of power tool access. (blades, bits etc.), Misty River alum. boat (14’) / EZ loader trailer, Yamaha 20hp outboard, Yamaha golf cart, 8x8 u-built snowmobile trailer, 1992 Arctic Cat snowmobile, John Deere garden tractor (16hp), Vicon hay rake (4 wheel), 1 bottom plow (3pt), 8’ steel work bench, Porter cable comp. (7hp, 60 gal), 4600 W Yamaha generator, Delta 14” radial arm saw, Bosch 10” table saw/stand, 8” drill press, Dewalt 12” planer, Yamaha water pump, 4pc-18v Milwaukee cordless tool set, Jet 3/4” air impact, quick fish tent / fishing tackle, small wood stove, Bradley smoker, Craftsman tool chest, Jet wrench set (11pc-1 1/4”-2”), socket sets, tire tools, May truck tire spreader, 20’ ext. ladder, wheelbarrow, Craftsman 9hp snowblower, 10-20’ homemade roof trusses, Clayton wood furnace, 5/4”x6”x12’ treated decking, 12’x16’ roll linoleum (new), saddles, tack & much more. Antiques: Western marquis 1892 wood cook stove (exl. condition), occasional chair, RCA Victor record player, Crosley radio, metal 3/4 bed, Burroughs adding machine, 5pc bedroom suite, English silver tea set, silver platter, serving dish. Collectable’s: Sports limited edition prints: Wayne Gretzky, Pavel Bure. Nature limited edition prints: Stephen Lyman, Daniel Smith, Terry Redlan & much more. Framed Royal Doulton plates. Collection of coins, banknotes, Royal Canadian mint sets, postage stamps & sports cards. Coin collection will be sold at approx. 12 noon. Household: Dining table / 6 chairs / hutch, Oak dinette / 4 chairs, Oak coffee table / glass, marble coffee table / glass table / iron legs, Crystal chandelier, cherry wood desk, cherry wood side table, sofa table, book cases, 5pc bedroom suite (Pecan), 4pc bedroom suite, tv cabinet, Pine dresser / hutch / night table, dressers, night stands, computer desk, floor lamps, lamps, wooden wall clock, Chesterfield, couch, loveseat, hide-a-bed, loveseat, barber chair, glider rocker, patio furniture, offset umbrella, propane deck heater, water cooler, patio ice box, stainless steel hamburger patty maker, IHC elec. cream separator, ice cream maker, Proform 740 treadmill, Dirt Devil vacuum cleaner. Terms: Items are “As Is” condition. Cash or cheque with I.D. Concession on grounds.

Advanced Energy Healing Technique. Does Your Pet Have Health/Behavior Issues? Certified Practitioner. Free Consultation. Cyndi 1-888-923-9993

Sand/Gravel/Topsoil

Merchandise for Sale

Furniture

Misc. for Sale

PR: Bdrm suite; dining table, 3pce sofa set, $200 ea. OBO. 2 old-style TV, $50 ea. OBO. Call 250-624-1483

Garage Sales PR: Fri. May 3 6pm - 9pm & May 4 @ 9am - noon at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 5th & McBride. Giant Garage Sale! Pr: Sat. May 4 @ 1460 India Ave. 8AM - Noon in bsmt. Everything must go! PR: Sat. May 4 @ 1500 Jamaica Ave. 9am - ? rain or shine. Moving! Lots of furniture, coffee tables, couch, table w/6chairs. Heavy Duty Spin bike, dance shoes, etc. Open to offers.250-624-2126. Pt. Ed: Sat. May 4 10am 1pm, Estate Garage Sale @ 593 Harbourview Drive, Port Edward. NO early birds. Relay for Life Garage Sale May 4th, 8 AM, Safeway Parking Lot. All Donations Accepted. Drop off at Safeway anytime.

Heavy Duty Machinery A-STEEL SHIPPING DRY STORAGE CONTAINERS Used 20’40’45’53 in stock. SPECIAL 44’ x 40’ Container Shop w/steel trusses $13,800! Sets up in one day! 40’ Containers under $2500! Call Toll Free Also JD 544 & 644 wheel loaders JD 892D LC Excavator Ph. 1-866-528-7108 Delivery BC and AB www.rtccontainer.com

Misc. for Sale 2007 SALEM TRAVEL TRAILER-27’-BUMPER PULL-NO SLIDES-GOOD CONDITIONEVERYTHING IS STILL LIKE NEW-LOTS OF STORAGEM I C R O WAV E - A / C - L A R G E BATH-SLEEPS 6-OUTSIDE BBQ NEW IN BOX-PICS AVAILABLE UP REQUEST BY EMAIL danl2004@msn.com-call 250793-2170 or 250 785-4654. Asking $10,250. 80 Stacking Chairs. Burgundy upholstery. Original cost $100/ea. Will sell for $20/ea. To view, phone: 250-638-0440 (Terrace) AT LAST! An iron filter that works. IronEater! Fully patented Canada/U.S.A. Removes iron, hardness, smell, manganese. Since 1957. Visit our 29 innovative inventions online at; www.bigirondrilling.com or Phone 1-800-BIG-IRON.

For more information: Richie at (250) 698-7377 or (250) 698-7351

Sand/Gravel/Topsoil

SKEENA CONCRETE PRODUCTS LTD. FACTORY DIRECT 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

PR: MUST SELL. Opportunity to start your own business, home or otherwise. Equip. avail. for sale: Pistorius V-Nailer, Morso Chopper, Two Oval Matt cutters, Seal Mount Press 20 x 24, C&H Matt Cutter, C&H Glass/Matt Cutter, Wood & metal mouldings, mats/both regular and rag. Many access: Rolls of picture backing, how-to books, 4 x 8 work table. $6000 OBO. Dark room equip. $500 OBO. For more info call 250-600-3716 (cell) or 250-627-7119. SAWMILLS FROM only $3997 - Make money & save money with your own bandmill - Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. Free Info & DVD: www.NorwoodSaw mills.com/400OT or call 1-800566-6899 Ext:400OT. STEEL BUILDING - Blowout clearance sale! 20x22 $4,188. 25x26 $4,799. 30x34 $6,860. 32x44 $8,795. 40x50 $12,760. 47x74 $17,888. One end wall included. Pioneer Steel 1-800668-5422. Or visit us online at: www.pioneersteel.ca STEEL BUILDINGS/metal buildings 60% off! 20x28, 30x40, 40x62, 45x90, 50x120, 60x150, 80x100 sell for balance owed! Call 1-800-4572206 or visit us online at www.crownsteelbuildings.ca

HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best price. Best quality. All shapes & colours available. 1-866-652-6837 www.thecoverguy.com/newspaper?

Moving Sale - Wood desk, kitchen table and 4 chairs, computer desk w/hutch, rocker/recliner, futon, double size headboard, vacuum. 250-632-7665 (Kitimat) PR: Professional 6’ x 12’ Dufferin snooker pool table. 1 1/2 inch slate, 5 pcs. G/C. $1200. 250-624-9493.

Real Estate For Sale By Owner A MUST SEE 3 bdrm + den, 2 1/2 bath, lvg, fam, din & kit with island, split level home renovated thru out. New flooring, appliances and ROOF. Beautiful, quiet location 5 min. from town. For more info: 604989-4202 or 250-641-0712.

Family home on quiet west side of Prince Rupert. 3 min to ferry & container port. Clean & friendly neighbourhood. 4 bdrm split level, 1 full & 2-half baths. Laundry chute to large laundry room. Sunken living & family rooms. Large modern open kitchen. All appliances included. Double garage. Economical electric heat. natural gas avail. 3 yr old roof. For viewing contact 250-635-3733 HOUSE FOR SALE Kitimat - 4 bd, 3 bath, double garage. Whitesail area. 3,500 sq ft. $249,900. To view, please call: 306-205-1790 or 250-639-5661 jab_gill@hotmail.com

Misc. Wanted PR: Cash for Antlers, Horns, Old traps etc. Call after 6pm. 250-627-5649. True Coin Collector Looking to Purchase Collections, Accumulations, Olympic Gold and Silver coins, Bills + Not melting down, Serious Collector. Call: Coin Couple 1-778-281-0030

Plants /Nursery SPRUCE tree SALE! Starting @ $69.-6’ft, Larger sizes available, 50 tree minimum order. Perfect for front yard, wind or privacy hedge. Call 1-778-436-8776 or email mk1786@telus.net

Real Estate For Sale By Owner

KITIMAT

House for sale Open design split-level 3200 sq.ft home located on a 1.2 acre lot in Strawberry Meadows. Radiant heated floors throughout, 3 large bedrooms, 2 bath, double garage, covered deck, 20’ X 12’ greenhouse plus fully inclosed 100’ X 30’ storage buildings included, fully land scaped. For more information or to view contact 250-639-9322 Kitimat - Mobile home for sale. 250-639-9677 P.R. 1723 India, 68 x 100’ Lot, 4bdrm, 2bth; in-law-suite; appliances incl; Asking $272,000. Lve msg 250-627-6571.

Small Ads work! Lakeshore For Sale Seasonal Cabin with 80 ft of lake frontage on Westside of Lakelse Lake. Asking $199,900. Property is not leased. Call 1-250-615-9181

140 Montgomery Rd

Kitimat - Moving out sale. Various household goods and furniture. Ford Focus, 45,000 km. Please call: 250-632-5295 or 250-632-1409

Pets & Livestock

Pet Services

Merchandise for Sale

Prince Rupert Located in cul-de-sac, 4 bdrm, 3 bath, hardwood floors, new roof, large living room and dining room, all appliances, backs onto green space.

$389,000

250-627-1139 inform140@hotmail.com

5 BDRM HOME IN TELKWA FOR SALE 3200 sq ft, 4 bath, includes washer & dryer, fridge & stove, dishwasher hot tub, natural gas, contact 250-845-3315

Lots Lakeview Lakelse Lake Lot For Sale. 4424 Beam Station Dr. Lot is 180’ x 100’ & located 100 m away from 20 m Public Lake Access. $59,000. 250635-0113 NOVA SCOTIA’S Eastern Shore. Waterfront Lots for Sale Excellent Climate Near the Atlantic Ocean. Three Bedroom House for Sale or Rent Visit us online at: www.sawmilllanding.com or waterfront@bellaliant.net, call 1-902-522-2343 or 1-902-3284338.

Mobile Homes & Parks

Misc. for Sale

FOR SALE Ascot Resources Swamp Point

For Sale- 1990 23 ft 5th wheel trailer, very good condition. Hitch included. $4,000 OBO (250)624-6902

Sand and Gravel Pit located on the Portland Canal. The pit has a resource of 66 million tones, there is a barge loadout along with three 50 thousand litre enviro tanks and a mobile shop.

All tests and info on the pit can be viewed at www.ascotresources.ca. Contact either Rick (250) 636-2440 or Bob (604) 684-8950

Just arrived 4 - 2013 Modular Homes. Call 250635-6224 for more info


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Real Estate

Rentals

Mobile Homes & Parks

Apt/Condo for Rent

RETIRE IN Beautiful Southern BC, Brand New Park. Affordable Housing. COPPER RIDGE. Manufactured Home Park, New Home Sales. Keremeos, BC. Spec home on site to view. Please call 250-4627055. www.copperridge.ca

Rentals Apt/Condo for Rent APARTMENT for rent. Available now. 2 bedrooms, beautiful oak cabinets, on southside. 3 appliances. No pets, no smoking, $875/ month. 1 - 2 year lease. 6387747, leave message.

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

Rentals Rentals Apt/Condo for Rent FREE HEAT AND

HOT WATER

APARTMENTS

CLIFFSIDE APARTMENTS

ABSOLUTELY NO PARTIERS INCLUDES HEAT!

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

250-624-5800

For rent in Terrace, BC, quality accommodations of varying kinds. Ref. required. Phone 250-635-1799 or 250635-9333 now for best selection.

Real Estate

Join us at Unit 13, phase 3. Phase 3B presales also available.

OPEN HOUSE! May 3, 2013 7PM – 9 PM May 4, 2013 11AM – 4 PM COAST MOUNTAINS

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Personal Real Estate Corporation

250-638-1400 | 250-615-1558 rickmcdaniel@remax.net

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Bachelor 1 and 2 bedroom

OCEANVIEW APTS (250)632-2822 Kitimat

KITIMAT APTS BEST VALUE

Starting at $600 Balconies Security Entrances Cameras for your safety Now includes basic cable Visit our Website www.kitimatapartments.com Phone: 250.632.APTS (2787)

Bachelor & two bedroom No Smoking, No Pets Starting at $475 monthly Also avail newly reno’d two bdrm units with d/w 250.632.7814 Kitimat

KITIMAT

MIDTOWN APARTMENTS

K&C APARTMENTS 423-3rd Ave. West. in Pr. Rupert. 2 blocks from college. One bedroom apartments. Hardwood floors. Laundry services, heat incl. Security entrance. Rent $600/mo. Phone 250-832-0354

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Rentals

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

250.632.7179

SANDPIPER APTS KITIMAT

QUATSINO APTS KITIMAT

Newer Buildings Elevators Security Entrances Covered Parking Balconies

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

www.kitimatapartments.com

250.632.4254

www.kitimatapartments.com

Office/Retail

Office/Retail

PRIME OFFICE RENTAL

Rentals Homes for Rent

Office/Retail

ROOSEVELT HEIGHTS APARTMENTS

Clean well maintained 1 bedroom house in quiet Adult Orientated Complex. Separate Laundry room and large entry Stove, Fridge washer and Dryer, window covering and yard work included. Can be partially furnished Must have excellent references Suitable for 1 person or a couple No parties, pets or Smokers. $750.00/month plus Sec Dep. 250 635 7467 for apt to view.

Commercial Retail Space for Lease 4435 Lakelse Ave. 2000 sqft main floor. 1700 sqft basement. 250-635-1622 TERRACE - Ideal for small business or esthetic salon. 202 - 4623 Lakelse Ave. Call Dr. Zucchiatti’s office at 250635-2552

Exteriors renovated 3 bedroom apartments. Heat and hot water included. No smoking. No pets $730 per month.

Phone between 9am - 6pm 250-627-8123 VIEWPOINT APARTMENTS

Kitimat 1,2,3 bdrms Clean & Quiet Heat & hot water included Call (250)632-2824 or email www.jasebudgel@hotmail.ca

Cottages / Cabins TWO 3bdrm summer cottages at Lakelse Lake. Fully furnished & equipped. Great beaches & grassy play areas. Boat launch available. $475 & $575 a week. (250)798-2039

Duplex / 4 Plex 1 BDRM Basement Suite, Located near town, share laundry, N/P, N/S. Good Ref’s Requ’d. $650/mo. Call 250-6356122

Homes for Rent 3 Bdrm, 1.5 Bath, full basement in Horseshoe, N/P, N/S, Refs Requ. $1,400/mo 250-638-8639 3 BDRM + den Rancher, F/S, W/D 5 mins. to town. Hwy. 16 W. Mature adults only, will consider pet with large deposit, $950/mo + DD. Ref. req. 250-638-1413 PR: Avail. May 1 4 bdrm house, fresh reno’s. $975/mo + util. DD. 250-624-9500

DUPLEX for rent , 3 bedrooms (2 bedrooms plus den with separate bathroom) Hardwood & ceramic tile, modern colors throughout. Partially furnished. Large beautifully landscaped backyard. Adult oriented, suitable for professional couple or single persons. Looking for quiet tenants to share this space with the owners of the duplex living next door. Walking distance to shopping, dining and other amenities. No pets, No smoking, excellent ref req’d. $1500/month. 250-6152597 or terry_laurie@telus.net HOUSES / Townhouses for rent in Kitimat B.C. contact Stan - 780-974-3945 or at marps68@hotmail.com Kitimat - Updated clean, bright 3 plus bedroom home. 5 newer appliances, new deck, closed garage. Spa tub bathroom, Bow flex gym. Close to schools and bus route. No smoking, no pets. Refs req. Utilities not included. Damage deposit required. Enquiries: 250-632-5547 or 250-639-6342 After 6:00pm PR. Available May 1st. Renovated three bedroom House. Gas heat. References. $950 Mo/rent. Two bedroom occupied suite downstairs. 250627-8911. P.R. Avail May 1st @ 1434 Sloan Ave dwnstrs. 1bdrm, 1 bath, stove, fridge, N/S, N/P $500/mo + DD. 250-624-6127

Central Location in Kitimat

250-639-6054

Cars - Sports & Imports

Cars - Sports & Imports

THIS WEEKS SPECIALS 2010 Toyota Corolla S 4dr, 5 Spd Manual, C/C, A/C, P/W, P/D, 45,590 kms

#4117A

$16,995

2007 Toyota RAV4 Limited, Leather, Heated Seats, Moonroof, CD/MP3, Auto, P/W, P/L, 80,565 kms

#4192A

$17,995

2010 Toyota Matrix 4 dr. Hatchback, A/C, P/W, Keyless Entry, 72,770 kms

$14,495

#TMT171

4912 Highway 16 West, Terrace, BC V8G 1L8

250-635-6558 or 1-800-313-6558 DL#5957

www.terracetoyota.ca

KYLE GONZALEZ

Rooms for Rent www.princerupertrooms.com

Rooms Starting At $59/Daily, $299/Weekly, $899/Monthly, Contractors Welcome All-Inclusive. 250-600-1680

Shared Accommodation PR: Mature person wanted to share fully furnished home. $600 + half utilities. Ref. Req. 250-615-9925 (lv msg)

Townhouses 2 bdrm townhouse for rent. Clean, quiet, F/S W/D, NO PETS, NO SMOKING. ref’s req’d. 250-635-3796

PINE CREST 3 Bdrm. 2 Level T/H 1 ½ bath No pets Call Jenn 622-4304 PR: 3 bdrm townhouse for rent in quiet complex. Recently renovated, Located near Civic Centre/Pool. N/S, N/P. $950/mo. Hydro not incl. Avail. May 1st. Call 250-628-9433

PRINCE RUPERT Harbourview Apts. 2 & 3 Bdrm, 1 bath, Start at $600 No pets 627-6697 or 622-2699 TOWNHOMES in KITIMAT 3 bdrm, 1 ½ bath, carport Start $700. Sorry no Pets. Call Greg 639-0110

Want to Rent PR: Wanted to rent 1 bdrm Suite for professional, single male, N/P, N/S. working in P.R. until Nov. 2013. Req. internet & cell phone coverage. Please call 250-315-8234.

with high pedestrian traffic

• 1568 square feet • Spacious with large windows and skylights • Located on 2nd floor with two entrances and elevator • Five interior offices with lobby/reception and many extras. Call Lynda for further information and viewing

Rentals

Apt/Condo for Rent

References required.

Hillcrest Place Apartments

Walsh Avenue Apartments

Real Estate

Apt/Condo for Rent

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SOON-TO-BE relocated professional family (Consultant & RN) looking for immediate possession of long-term, 3+ bdr home w/ fenced yard close to/in Terrace. Strong cell or high-speed internet access & ‘pet-friendly’ are necessities. 250-571-6080. Would consider paying pet deposit.

Transportation

Cars - Domestic 1996 Dodge Dakota 4 x 4. new brakes, auto, low kms, nice shape, $2,500 asking 250-635-8225 2005 Buick Alura 3925 Old Lakelse Lake Dr. Asking $2,200. Automatic. full power. 250-635-8225

Commercial Vehicles WILL haul away your old vehicle for free. call Frenchie 250638-8244

Motorcycles 06 Yamaha BWS 50cc Scooter, excel cond w/ windshield, cargo box, & 3/4 helmet, 1,052 km, $1,700. 250-635-3847

Recreational/Sale 1978 Surfside 14’6” Triple E Fibreglass light-weight Trailer. Three-way fridge, propane stove/furnace. 12’ awning, double bed, two single bunks. Electric brakes. Dry weight 1,300lbs. Exc. cond. Very clean. $4,400. 250-632-5715 or 250-639-4534 2010 Arctic Fox 5th Wheel TV/stereo/surroundsound/DVD/CD and fireplace. Very spacious and clean. Tri-pod and hitch included. Asking $38,900 Please leave message 250-639-9769


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NEID ENTERPRISES LTD. 4921 Keith Ave., Terrace BC • Tel. 250-635-3478 • Fax 250-635-5050 “YOUR RECREATION SPECIALIST”

Special Financing Rates Available! Recreational/Sale

KEN’S MARINE 2009 TOHATSU 6 HP LONG

Recreational/Sale

21’ Tahoe Travel Trailer Immaculate condition. Loaded. Sleeps 4. $10,000 o.b.o. 250-632-7958

$899.00

POLARIS

Kitimat 2003 Starcraft Travelstar 21SB Hybrid Ultralite. Rarely used, very good condition. $9,800. 250-639-3858

SPORTSMAN 600

$3,499.00

MERCURY 50HP 4-STROKE W/CONTROLS

$4,100.00 2011 YAMAHA YZ450F MX BIKE

$6,999.00 Harbercraft 16’ JETBOAT w/Yamaha Jet

$19,995.00 YAMAHA GENERATOR SALE ON NOW WEEKLY SPECIAL

2011 YAMAHA

T9.9LMH High Thrust Kicker

$2,999.00

4946 Greig Ave.

Ph: 635-2909 www.kensmarine.ca

1986 Travelaire 28’ motor home. Many new updates in 2012. Call 250-632-2303 for more info. Kitimat $10,500 obo.

Recreational/Sale

Legal

Tenders

4 STROKE OUTBOARD

2004

*see dealers for details

Up to $1800.00 in Rebates! on 4 stroke and Optimax Outboards

Legal Notices

Travelaire TT299 Travel Trailer. Slide with awning, front awning, AC-MW-Hotwater electric & gas. 6.3 cu ft fridge, solar panel, skylight. Great condition. 250-632-3486 or 250-639-0566 (Kitimat)

LAND PARCEL sale by tender SW 17-28-29W1 RM of Shell River, MB. 80 acres. hay/pasture/bush for farm/recreation/acreage. Highest or any Tender not necessarily accepted. Closes May, 17, 2013. Call 204-937-7054 (Roy).

Trucks & Vans

The District of Port Edward hereby gives notice pursuant to Section 26 of the Community Charter and in accordance with Section 94 of the Community Charter, of its intention to sell to the General Public, fee simple title to the lands within the District of Port Edward. The legal descriptions of the 2 parcels of property that was sold are listed below: PID #’S

For Sale 1997 Ford F150, box liner, extra cab, automatic. $2300 3925 Old Lakelse Lake Dr. Richard Donald (250)-6358225

Legal Notices

Notice of Land Sale

008-985-693 008-745-064

Lot 22, Range 5 Coast District, Plan 7759 Lot 21, Range 5 Coast District, Plan 7759

Legal Notices

DISTRICT OF PORT EDWARD NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURE AND DEDICATION PURSUANT TO SECTION 40 OF THE COMMUNITY CHARTER

These properties have been listed with Royal Lepage for the last few years. Each parcel sold for $27,500 each.

Tenders

The District of Port Edward gives notice of its intention to close to traffic by closing and cancelling the Roads dedicated by Plan 3005, District Lot 446, Range 5, Coast District as outlined on the sketch below. The road has been inactive for over 30 years. The “Road Closure and Dedication Removal Bylaw # 538, 2013” will have the effect of closing the roads to traffic and removing its dedication as a Municipal road. The District of Port Edward intention to sell the closed roads to the adjoining property holder. The Bylaw will be considered by Council at its Regular Council Meeting of May 14, 2013 in Council Chambers, District of Port Edward Municipal Office, 770 Pacific Avenue, Port Edward, BC. Persons who consider that they are affected by the Bylaw will be provided an opportunity to make representations to Council at the meeting or you may instead submit written comments. For more information or to view the Bylaw or if you wish to submit your written comments or concerns, please contact: Ron Bedard Chief Administrator Officer District of Port Edward 770 Pacific Avenue, PO Box 1100 Port Edward, BC V0V 1G0 Ph: (250) 628-3667

LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS

Tenders

Tenders

DISTRICT OF KITIMAT

INVITATION TO TENDER ROADS PROGRAM 2013 CONTRACT NO. 335 Tenders, sealed in envelopes marked “ROADS PROGRAM 2013, Contract No. 335” will be received at the District of Kitimat offices, located at 270 City Centre, Kitimat, BC V8C 2H7, no later than 2:30 pm local time on May 14, 2013 and will be opened in public at that time. The works to be constructed under this Contract include the following: Schedule A – Haisla Boulevard • Mill approximately 5350m2 of asphalt surface to an average of 50mm deep; • Supply and install approximately 220m2 of pavement reinforcing mesh; • Supply, place and compact approximately 16000m2 of 50mm thick asphalt paving, primarily overlay, together with appropriate prime and tack coats; • Miscellaneous other works. Schedule B – Quatsino Boulevard • Excavate approximately 4200m2 of asphalt road surface; • Place approximately 920t crush gravel base course; • Remove and replace approximately 40m of concrete curb and gutter; • Supply, place and compact approximately 4200m2 of 100mm thick asphalt paving, in two lifts, together with prime and tack coats; • Miscellaneous other works. Schedule C – Public Works Yard (Provisional) • Excavate approximately 5350m2 RAP yard surface; • Supply, place and compact approximately 1200 tonnes of crush gravel base course; • Supply, place and compact approximately 5350m2 of 65mm thick asphalt paving with prime coat. Tender documents may be obtained from the District of Kitimat on or after April 16, 2013 upon payment of $50 per copy which is non-refundable. Inquiries should be directed to Meghan Dusdal, Engineering Technologist at the District of Kitimat, Engineering Department at 250-632-8900. Tenders must be accompanied by a Certified Cheque or Bid Bond valid for a period of 60 days in the amount of 10% of the tendered price as bid security. The District of Kitimat reserves the right to reject all tenders or to award the Contract to other than the lowest tender received if it perceives that to be in its best interests. Tim Gleig, P. Eng. Municipal Engineer 270 City Centre Kitimat, BC V8C 2H7


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Slubowski named Broncos MVP yet again By Shaun Thomas

THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

PRINCE RUPERT - Prince Rupert Minor Hockey product Frank Slubowski continues to add to his impressive collegiate resume. Slubwoski took home his second consecutive team MVP trophy from the Western Michigan University Broncos during the year-end gala on April 21. Slubowski, who finished with a record of 19-11-8 and helped lead the team to a first round bye in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs, now holds the program record for the lowest goals against average in a single season at 2.00 and sits in second in program history with seven shutouts. He is one of only two goalies in university history to start every game for the team, and improved his save percentage to .918 this season. This season, Slubowski was nominated for the prestigious Hobey Baker Award,

which is presented to the best player in NCAA hockey. He finished in the Top 10 in the popular vote, but was eliminated heading into the second round of the process. Through his two years with the Broncos, Slubowski’s record sits at 36-22-12 with a 2.01 goals against average and a .915 save percentage. Off the ice, Slubowski is maintaining a 3.54 grade point average in management studies at the university. With this season now in the books, Slubowski will be seeing some new competition next year as the Broncos move from the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) to the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC). That conference includes teams like Miami University, the University of Denver, the University of Nebraska, the University of Minnesota, the University of North Dakota and more.

GARY SHOOK / THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

Frank Slubowski accepts the Rob Hodge Most Valuable Player for the University of Western Michigan Broncos hockey program from Rob Hodge.

Kitimat hosts Quesnel boxers Cal girls kick soccer season off on top

By Cameron Orr THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

KITIMAT - The Kitimat Boxing Club hosted Quesnel in the return of the Aluminum Gloves Boxing Tournament. Even though one Quesnel boxer had to bow out of the event due to health, three bouts still went ahead with five boxers from Kitimat and one from Quesnel. The first fight had Arius Woytowich from Kitimat take on Clark O’Flynn from Quesnel, who would go on to win the high energy match. The evening’s second match-up was an exhibition match, with Kitimat’s Jordon Craven against fellow local boxer Nathan Furtado. Kitimat coach Bill Franklin said even though it wasn’t competitive the two gave it their all and had to be warned not to get too heated. “The referee had to keep telling them to cool it,” said Franklin. “They definitely didn’t have to win it, but these guys, they did a good job. The crowd liked it.” The evening wrapped up with Aaron Lee taking on David Wilson. “A real tall guy versus a short guy,” said Franklin describing the event. It would be a notable match from the tournament, with Wilson going on to win the Kitimat City Belt for the evening. “It was a really good battle,” he said. “Aaron had a good black eye, and a bleeding nose.” Overall Franklin is very pleased

By Anna Killen

THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

CAMERON ORR / THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

Clark O’Flynn from Quesnel fights Kitimat’s Arius Woytowich in the Aluminum Gloves Tournament’s first bout of the evening. with how his club did that night. “I’m very happy with the way my guys performed,” he said, noting it was disappointing more clubs couldn’t attend. But locally the club had two primary objectives which they met. The first was to train two local referees. He said up to now they’ve always relied on flying up referees for competitions. At the Aluminum Gloves event on April 20 their referee was Ian Gibson, a B.C. Chief Official, who flew in from Vernon. “He gives up three days of his life,” said Franklin. “Here’s a guy who’s totally dedicated to the youth... so we trained two referees, Landon Belmont and Cody Anderson.” The club’s second objective was simply to give Kitimat’s boxers experience in a tournament, which of course was met.

Right now the Kitimat Boxing Club enjoys a membership of 17, even though that’s low by historical standards, said Franklin. But he points out not everyone in the club is there for the boxing, some are there just for exercise. He said highlights from some events are posted to the boxing club’s official Facebook page which people are welcome to see. Meanwhile he’s looking forward to getting back into things with next year’s season, which will be a rebuilding year for the club as at least half of his club will be moving on to college and university. That just means more room if you want to join. People are encouraged to call Franklin at home if there are questions about the club or if you want to join. His home number is 250-632-3917.

TERRACE - Soccer season is in full swing at Caledonia Secondary School in Terrace, with two near perfect play days for the Girls AA team already under the team’s belt and another two play days to go before zones on May 10 and 11. The first, hosted in Prince Rupert April 13 saw the team win both of their games, 4-0 against Charles Hays and 7-0 against Queen Charlotte Secondary. And the second, hosted in Terrace April 20 saw the Kermodes win against Kitimat 6-0 and draw Smithers 1-1. “They played pretty well,” said coach Duncan Stewart. His team is made up of 19 girls, a balance of veterans and new recruits, and he says they’re spread out evenly between Grades 10, 11, and 12. The northwest AA league is Prince Rupert, Terrace, Kitimat, Smithers, but the team sometimes plays the Hazelton A team and, as they did April 13, the Queen Charlottes’ team. This is his 13th season coaching the Cal girls squad, a program he’s seen develop handily over the years, with Cal heading to provincials for the last seven years in a row. “The quality of the girls just from the rep team programs

through the youth soccer definitely feeds the system,” he said. “It’s been a good cohort year after year. We always lose key players, but then seem to get new ones in again.” If the team wants to make it eight in a row for provincials, they’ll have to figure out a way to beat Smithers, traditionally the team’s main rival, as they’ve done in the past. “Definitely Smithers seems like the team to beat,” he said. And with only a few more weeks to go in the compressed season—there are typically five play days and the teams try to squeeze in a couple of games during the week to end up with 10 or 12 games—as always, they’ll have to figure this year’s team out soon. “By the end of it you’re sort of gelling [as a team],” he said of the short season. “You play all of the same teams week in and week out, so you sort of figure each other out and what you need to do.” And while he hopes to see his team to another provincials, he’s not making any promises just yet. “It’ll be a nailbiter between us and Smithers, it always is,” he said. “You need a bit of luck to get through as well, and we’ve had that for the last few years... It’ll be a good game.”


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Friday, May 3, 2013 The Northern Connector

The Kitimat Leisure Services Department is offering a

one Time Training SeSSion

for those 16 years and older who want to be part of the

DoK Lifeguard Staff.

The Top 12 candidates will be chosen and given the opportunity to receive Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, NLS and Standard First Aid at no charge. Application forms are available at the Tamitik Jubilee Sports Complex front desk. Closing date to apply is may 17, 2013 at 4:30pm. Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross courses start May 31, 2013. 100% aTTenDanCe iS requireD for all courses. For further information contact gina at 250-632-8960 monday to Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

www.kitimat.ca

Are you proud of your catch?

MARTINA PERRY / THE NORTHERN CONNECTOR

PRINCE RUPERT Canadian songstress Bif Naked was joined on-stage by Jacen Ekstrom for an intimate acoustic set at the Lester Centre of the Arts on April 27. Bif made the switch from rock shows to acoustic performances after being diagnosed with breast cancer, and noticing a change in her fans and herself. Bif told The Northern View she felt like she had lost something from her fans a number of years ago, and liked the more-personal feel of acoustic shows instead of drunken, large concerts. She still plays favourites like I Love Myself Today, Spaceman, Tango Shoes, and Moment of Weakness on the stage.

ROAD CLOSURE To all potential road users. The Mattson Creek bridge, located at 22km on the Copper Mainline will be temporarily out of service between 7am and 7pm (Saturday and Sunday) May 4th and 5th.

We’d like to put a picture of you holding your prized possession catch in our 2013 Fishing Guide. If selected your picture will be seen throughout the province. Please email jpeg picture and brief explanation to: fishpics@terracestandard.com

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