Hannah Griffin

Salmon Prince and Princess Pageant

The Salmon Prince and Princess Pageant took over the Big House in Alert Bay June 19

Aboriginal Day celebrations in Tsaxis

Children from North Island schools celebrated aboriginal culture in Tsaxis on June 22

Reno on the books for Hardy library

The Port Hardy Library will have upcoming renovations to increase community engagement

Murdered woman’s family celebrate life in midst of appeal

The family of Cindy Scow, who was beaten in a vacant house three years ago and died of her injuries, held a memorial birthday party June 7.

Anonymous Hackers release emails ordering CO to kill bear cubs

Emails have been released showing a Vancouver Island conservation officer's attempts to save two baby bears from being destroyed

North Island Gazette raises $5665

The North Island Gazette has raised $5665 for two bear cubs currently in a rehabilitation centre on Vancouver Island

Port Hardy RCMP fatally shoots man

On July 8 a Port Hardy RCMP fatally shot and killed a man allegedly brandishing a knife

Port Hardy wildfire update

An update on the wildfire that began outside of Port Hardy July 3

Tsulquate River Fire Update

Breaking news about the Tsulquate River fire outside of Port Hardy

Port Hardy Fire continues to blaze

A Port Hardy fire that began Friday July 3 continues to burn, now measuring 8 hectares in size

Update-Port Hardy forest fire

An update on a forest fire that began July 3 in Port Hardy

McNeill learns about eradication plans

Port McNeill Council gained more knowledge about knotweed removal at a recent meeting

Event funds marine research

A MERS event in Telegraph Cove will help to keep marine research alive in the area

Potential changes to bus routes

Greyhound Canada has applied to terminate bus service to the North Island

Kites fly at annual fest

A Kite Festival took place in Carrot Park on June 13

North Island Food Insecurity

A new series by reporter Hannah Griffin examines a different aspect of food insecurity in the North Island each month

Pupils propose perches

Students are hoping to bring eagle perches to Port McNeill

Dentist does double duty

Dentist and horse vaulter Jessica Church balances a busy career and coaching young vaulters

Runway Rumble attracts 80 machines

A drag race took over the Port McNeill airport on June 20 and 21

Port Hardy couple wins $2 million

A couple from Storey's Beach has won a large cash prize