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Port Alice trailer goes up in flames in the early morning hours

The North Island Gazette will continue to update the story with more details as it progresses.

1041 customers without power due to outages in Northern Vancouver Island

Keep following the North Island Gazette for more on the power outages.

VIDEO: Sports Talk with Tyson: North Island Bantam Eagles are ready for provincials

Sports Talk with Tyson is back this week with an indepth look at the North Island Bantam Eagles.

Thunderbird movie films in downtown Port Hardy

A film crew of approximately 30-40 people has shut down part of Market Street in Port Hardy.

MLA Claire Trevena blasts Island Health for neglecting North Island villages, Island Health responds back with statement

MLA Claire Trevena wrote a critical letter about Island Health’s plans for Port Alice and Alert Bay.

Tyson’s Thoughts: I’m bringing it back this week for a reason

“I’d like to say a quick thank you to Chris Stewart for giving me a heart to heart talk.”

Atlantic String Machine to play in Port Hardy at the Civic Centre

The award-winning Atlantic String Machine has performed worldwide.

Port Alice gets two RCMP officers stationed in the village

“The second Port Alice RCMP position has been filled”

Tri-Port Peewee Wild win first league games of the season over Nanaimo Clippers in Port Hardy

The Wild won back to back games, 10-1 and 8-0 over the visiting Nanaimo Clippers.

Relive the 46th annual Port McNeill and District Chamber of Commerce Excellence Gala

The 46th Port McNeill and District Chamber of Commerce Excellence Gala was held Jan. 11.

New look and feel on the horizon for Gate House Theatre in Port McNeill

“We are hoping between now and then to do another fundraising campaign for acoustics”

Cadwallader Rink wins Fort Rupert Curling Club’s Ladies Bonspiel

Ten teams battled it out in round robin format to see who would end up in the A-Final.

North Island Bantam Eagles capture Tier Three banner with win over Powell River Kings

The Eagles next game is Jan. 19 against the Juan De Fuca Grizzlies at 4:00 p.m. in Port McNeill.

Mainroad meets with Regional District of Mount Waddington

“It was really nice to have Mainroad there to give a presentation to the RD”

Insurance will cover the costs for fixing the Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Centre building in Port Hardy

McCarrick confirmed that district insurance will cover the structural costs.

Port Hardy council agrees to list question and answer period on agenda packages

CAO Allison McCarrick confirmed the question and answer period will be listed on the next agenda.

Port Hardy council to consider live streaming meetings in the future

“Council is going to be having discussions about that going forward”

Victor’s Secret Fashion Show has raised over $36,000 for North Island cancer patients

“We are switching it up a little this year with a lip sync battle instead of a … fashion show”

Sports Talk with Tyson: The importance of wrestling programs for local high schools

“Wrestling is, in my opinion, the best sport for youth to get involved in.”

Two illegally shot elk discovered near Gold River

“An adult cow elk was discovered in a cut block at approximately 120 km of the Nimpkish Mainline”