Aidan O'Toole

No deal; strike continues

Teachers back on the picket line after mediation attempt fails.

Telus promises high-speed ‘Christmas gift’

Telus representatives presented an update on the fibre project to North Islanders last week.

Ferries continue to make waves

Port Hardy councillors fire back to minister as locals refused to roll over on proposed BC Ferries cuts.

Late goal lifts Warriors in Hickes

Three goals in four minutes saw the Islanders take the lead in the A1 final before the Warriors grabbed two in dramatic fashion.

Canoe crew calls on bands

Helitsuk members paddle down coast to invite bands to gathering.

Problem dog owners to be put on short leash

Port Alice Council took steps last week to put problem pet owners on a short leash after a series of complaints..

New course to smooth transition for learners

Kaleb Child, Elizabeth Cadwallader and Jillian Walkus present a new grade 11 course to trustees.

SD85 seeks public input

School Board pushes on after disappointing start to community consultations.

Tsunami info on the horizon

Mayor Bev Parnham gave council the news that a new tsunami information pamphlet was moving into production.

Hirsute hockey for health

Inaugural Movember fundraising hockey game in Port hardy a huge success.

School board addresses future finances

The School Board heard that future budgeting would need to include some cuts to maintain the financial health of the District.

Floor hockey tourney nets crowd

Fourteen teams got involved in the floor hockey tourney held last week in Wakas Hall.

Finale fireworks at Tri-Port Speedway

Stock car season wraps-up at the Tri-Port Speedway.

Battle of Britain commemorated

The 101, 888 wing and Rangers come together for a Battle of Britain memorial.

Whale of a time for inspirational teenager

Whale watching in McNeill ticks the final item off remarkable teen's bucket list.

Slo-pitch wraps up with pair of tourneys

All-women and mens orthodox tourneys wrap up the Slo-pitch season.

Daytripping: Thomas Point

In this week's Daytripping we visit Thomas Point beach.

Walton takes win in season’s last Rumble

Thrilling climax to the summer's last Rumble on the Runway in Port McNeill.

Council approves Alice Lake subdivision

Port Alice Council pass motion to enter into agreement with Brookfield Residential.

Assault over phone leads to time behind bars

Court news from Port Hardy Law Courts include an assault.