Shaun Thomas

Gitxsan Nation House Group launches legal challenge to pipeline for Lelu Island terminal

A group within the Gitxsan Nation is filing a legal challenge to the pipeline that would supply gas to a terminal on Lelu Island.

Hereditary chiefs, elected chiefs call for energy corridor across northern B.C.

Hereditary chiefs and several elected chiefs from across Northern B.C. are calling an energy corridor for oil and natural gas pipelines.

Lelu Island occupiers escort ‘unauthorized’ surveying crew off of Flora Bank

The group occupying Lelu Island say they "escorted" a group of surveyors off of Flora Bank on Monday morning.

Gitxsan Hereditary Chiefs show support to ‘peaceful occupation’ of Lelu Island

Members of the Lax Kw'alaams band who have been camping on Lelu Island gained some further support this weekend.

Banks Island Gold suspends all operations at Yellow Giant Mine, says additional financing needed

A financial update from Bansk Island Gold raises questions about whether or not the company will remain financially viable.

MP says he and party are ready for possible early election

Skeena – Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen says both he and the NDP are ready for whatever may come.

Pacific NorthWest LNG announces positive, conditional, final investment decision

Pacific NorthWest LNG announced today a positive final investment decision for its Lelu Island terminal, subject to two conditions.

First Nations groups from Alberta to the coast pledge support of Eagle Spirit Energy

Eagle Spirit Energy says it has the support of more than 30 First Nations spanning from Alberta to the coast.

Financing in place for Kitimat oil refinery as Black says oil-by-rail an option

Kitimat Clean Ltd. president David Black says rail could be an option for getting oil from Alberta to a planned refinery near Kitimat.

Tentative agreement reached between CN and CAW

Possible job action by the Canadian Auto Workers Union that would have impacted the transportation of goods along the CN Line has been delayed and possible avoided entirely with the announcement on January 24 that the two groups had reached a tentative agreement.