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Eagles goalie Michael McLaughlin gets across to cover the post during a Campbell River Tyees attack during the sides' game Sunday in Port Hardy.

Bantams lose out to Tyees

The Eagles bantams lost out 5-2 to the Campbell River Tyees Sunday in a physical league matchup.

Eagles goalie Michael McLaughlin gets across to cover the post during a Campbell River Tyees attack during the sides' game Sunday in Port Hardy.
Flanked by RCMP members in red serge Paul Grier (centre) reads the Oath of Office to Port Hardy's new councillors. From left: Dennis Dugas

Port Hardy Council sworn in

The 2014-18 Port Hardy Council members swore the Oath of Office and took their seats for the first time Tuesday.

Flanked by RCMP members in red serge Paul Grier (centre) reads the Oath of Office to Port Hardy's new councillors. From left: Dennis Dugas
Eagles midget Tyren Dustin sees his backhanded effort slide across in front of goal as the local side faced the Juan de Fuca Grizzlies.

JdF rally to tie Eagles in Port Hardy

The Eagles midgets squandered a two-goal lead as the T3 Juan de Fuca Grizzlies rode their luck to a 4-4 tie here Saturday.

Eagles midget Tyren Dustin sees his backhanded effort slide across in front of goal as the local side faced the Juan de Fuca Grizzlies.

School board hears strike frustration

PORT HARDY-DPAC rep seeks information for families concerned for their children's education.

Brandon Sparling ollies up onto a homemade box at the KSM Skatepark in Port Hardy Monday

Wheel and deal at skate park swap meet

PORT HARDY-Group hosts kids' swap meet, hot dog sale to raise funds for skateboard park improvements.

Brandon Sparling ollies up onto a homemade box at the KSM Skatepark in Port Hardy Monday
Cade Henderson poses with a stitched-up Indie

Man, pet survive cougar attack

Camper uses an axe to fend off cougar in Port McNeill.

Cade Henderson poses with a stitched-up Indie

First Nations file suit against pipeline approval

BELLA BELLA-Seven bands cite flawed consultation process by federal government in challenging approval of Enbridge Northern Gateway project.

Drummers lead the way as the group of supporters makes its way from the Bighouse.

Protest reaches 100-day mark

A band of supporters took to the streets last week in a show of solidarity with First Nations protesters

Drummers lead the way as the group of supporters makes its way from the Bighouse.
Sensei Andrew Hory demonstrates correct form to students Bertha Nichlson and Kim Vantrease during last week's Aikido class in Port Hardy.

Sensei opens North Island dojo

Rainforest Aikikai opens to offer students instruction in Aikido, Modern Arnis in Port Hardy

Sensei Andrew Hory demonstrates correct form to students Bertha Nichlson and Kim Vantrease during last week's Aikido class in Port Hardy.
Destiny Speck steers the puck around the Comox goalie to add one to the Port McNeill tally during the playoffs of the Port Hardy peewee tournament at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena last weekend.

Peewees keep fans in suspense

Down-to-the-wire games for the local sides at last weekend's peewee tourney.

Destiny Speck steers the puck around the Comox goalie to add one to the Port McNeill tally during the playoffs of the Port Hardy peewee tournament at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena last weekend.

North Islanders wanted for Olympian effort

Special Olympics BC is hoping to open its latest chapter on the North Island, but locals are needed to help lay the foundations.

Gold stars for local educators

District pleased to report positive trends from Foundational Skills Assessment.

Bulls goalie Colin Hunko turns away a shot as the Warriors pile on the pressure during the two sides' matchup in Port Hardy Saturday.

Last-minute strike ties Bulls, Warriors

A tenacious final ten minutes earned the Port Hardy Bulls a draw against the Port Hardy Warriors Saturday.

Bulls goalie Colin Hunko turns away a shot as the Warriors pile on the pressure during the two sides' matchup in Port Hardy Saturday.
Eagles goalie Nigel Walkus makes a dive for the puck during the bantams' exhibition against the Sooke Thunderbirds Saturday.

Bantams maintain league win streak

The North Island Eagles bantam side take a 4-2 victory over the Sooke Thunderbirds Sunday.

Eagles goalie Nigel Walkus makes a dive for the puck during the bantams' exhibition against the Sooke Thunderbirds Saturday.
Ronin and Natalee Hunt hold a candle at a vigil marking the anniversary of the Montreal Massacre.

A light in the dark

A group of around 20 came out Saturday night to light a candle and pay tribute to the memory of the victims of the 1989 Montreal Massacre.

Ronin and Natalee Hunt hold a candle at a vigil marking the anniversary of the Montreal Massacre.

Province, Ferries come under fire

Panel comes under fire at community engagement event.

Robbie Heavenor stoically raises a stick afte firing in the first goal as teammates cheer from the bench during the Mens final of the Wild Womens Tourney in Port Hardy last weekend.

Mainline nets winner in dying seconds

Chad MCKenzie's strike for Mainline sinks the Warriors in overtime during the Mens final of last weekend's Wild Women tourney.

Robbie Heavenor stoically raises a stick afte firing in the first goal as teammates cheer from the bench during the Mens final of the Wild Womens Tourney in Port Hardy last weekend.
Joseph Lefort was presented with a certificate marking his participation in the 10

VIHA marks milestone in Port Hardy

Resident Joseph Lefort takes part in 10,000th Telehealth consultation from Port Hardy.

Joseph Lefort was presented with a certificate marking his participation in the 10
Jared Breitkreitz (26) leads the pack during racing at last weekend's Dustbowl at the Triport Speedway.

Day leaves chasers in the dust

Triport Speedway hosts the annual Dustbowl stock racing weekend.

Jared Breitkreitz (26) leads the pack during racing at last weekend's Dustbowl at the Triport Speedway.
BC Parks officers inform a member of the Rainbow gathering of the park's closure Saturday.

End of the Rainbow at Raft Cove

BC Parks made the decision to close Raft Cove Provincial Park Saturday.

BC Parks officers inform a member of the Rainbow gathering of the park's closure Saturday.