From the Middle East to South America at NISS

NISS news from students Carley Bobb and Nikole Klaric.

PHSS students hit UVic

News from PHSS, from students Wai-Ching Sze-to, Alisha MacDonald and Alexandra Southgate.

Inspirational words for North Island students

NISS news, from students Carley Bobb and Nikole Klaric.

The heady days of summer

Dorothy Robinson is a Port McNeill resident who enjoys writing.

Comox SAR in medevac

Crewmember in medical distress airlifted to Port Hardy.

Cabinets can look new

Mark Brown explains the benefits of refinishing old furniture.

Picking the right hedge can be a thorny issue

Heather Brown continues her discussion on the perfect hedge.

Ladies tourney features fun in the sun

Port Alice Golf & Country Club hosted its ladies' tournament last weekend.

Hedges: What you want versus what you get

Heather Brown explains the measures she has taken to defeat deer and build the kind of hedge she wants.

First Nations Summit on pipeline

Summit concerned with pipeline proposal and lack of consultation.

Slugs, Bugs, Cats, Dogs, & Deer

Part one of a series on dealing with the gardener's nemeses

McNeill has solid hand on the tiller

Murray Cantelon approves of Port McNeill election results

BCPSEA responds to teacher’s claims

BCPSEA gives its retort to teacher accusations in last week's paper

Snow not just for skiing

Accumulated snow can contribute to energy generated by hydroelectricity

Only one town votes to move ahead

Local citizen questions preference for status quo in recent municipal elections

Try local shops

Why not buy gift certificates for local businesses this christmas?

Premier, coastal leaders plan ferry improvements

The leaders of eleven coastal regional districts and the Islands Trust – together representing 70% of the British Columbian population – met with Premier Clark on Tuesday to continue their work to improve the coastal ferry service

Recreational halibut closure unfair to local operators

Oak Bay Marine Group spokesperson calls out Department of Fisheries and Oceans

Got a licence and some time to spare?

The Volunteer Transportation Network is looking for drivers

RCMP request help in locating missing person

Princeton resident, Wanda Foss missing for approximately three weeks.