Tyson Whitney

A Brush with Henschel: Breaking the Silence

“I sketched and photographed amidst this cacophony for a couple of hours…”

Letter to the Editor: Not all First Nations are against fish farms

“Many First Nations people are in fact gainfully employed by Marine Harvest.”

Peewees take out Chiefs at Doug Bondue Arena

“We got two points in our first league game and that is a positive — it’s back to work on Thursday.”

A Brush with Henschel: The Nimpkish at Lookout Mountain

I did a sketch of this scene and painted a finished watercolour from it just lately.

VIDEO: Tri-Port Midget Wild win gold at Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena

“The Wild really showed what kind of character they have this weekend.”

Debate on Vancouver Island’s old growth forests must be based on facts, not emotions

The difficulty with any conversation about old growth forests begins with the definition.

Memorial site for James Reginald Hayward up in the air

Nora Hayward wrote a letter to council requesting to erect a permanent memorial on Granville Street.

Kervin’s Corner: Port Hardy Residents Need Further Discussion on Proposed Multiplex

The multiplex project would mean a new building to replace the existing civic centre.

Op-Ed: Let’s have the hard conversations about forests on Vancouver Island

The vast majority of Vancouver Island’s original forest has been logged.

Neucel to recall laid-off employees

“This will allow us to keep some of our most experienced employees.”

Letter to the Editor: We live off the backs of those who go before us

“It makes me angry hearing school board employees selling insurance.”

Campbell River Midget Hurricanes return from Tri-Port with big win

The girls head back up-Island for a tournament this weekend, but will be back on home ice Nov. 4

Port Hardy hockey ref clinic at Cruickshank Arena

There was a reffing clinic held at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena…

Ninth annual Mount Waddington Highland Dance Association’s Fall Competition results

During intermission, the audience was treated to a traditional First Nations welcome dance.

A Brush with Henschel: A last blaze of colour

In autumn, the predominant colour varies all the way from a light lemon yellow to a rusty orange.

Update on Port McNeill’s Beach Drive landslide

Port McNeill has a history of landslides, due to the steep embankment above Beach Drive.

Bantams go 1-1 on the road against Clippers and Bulldogs

Coach Ryan Handley confirmed the Eagles will be playing in VIAHA’s tier 2 division this season.

Hurricanes rain on Wild’s home opener

The Wild had won back-to-back road games over the Cowichan Valley Capitals and the Nanaimo Clippers.

Port Hardy Fire Rescue gains eight new recruits

Port Hardy Fire Rescue is still accepting applications for more personnel to join the team.

Cottonwood tree causes North Island power outage

BC Hydro’s local crew responded to the outage immediately with a ground patrol to identify the outage