Tyson Whitney

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

Port Hardy Canadian Rangers land helicopters at Tsulquate Park

The Rangers headed out on a training exercise to Blunden Harbor to build a landing pad.

VIDEO: Port McNeill students walk out in fish farm protest

“People keep talking about fighting for our future. We are actually going to fight for it.”

Port Hardy Multiplex update

Port Hardy Council attended the UBCM meeting in Vancouver to help promote multiplex project.

Port Hardy Fire Rescue releases quarterly report

“This year we’ve had 134 calls totalling 1,160 hours of attendance at incidents.”

Port Hardy Fire Rescue Open House at Storey’s Beach Fire Hall

Residents visited the Fire Hall to learn more about what it’s like to be a fire fighter.

North Island Concert Society Celebrates Season 20

The annual dinner show is right around Valentine’s Day as usual.

Tri-Port Midget Wild host Skateathon at Chilton Regional Arena

“We planned this event specifically to celebrate World Girls Hockey Weekend.”

Highland dancers compete at Port Hardy Civic Centre

Spectators enjoyed a fun-filled day of highland dancing events.

Bantam Eagles earn silver medals at Thanksgiving hockey tournament in Powell River

“I’m proud of the way the team represented the North Island.”

Atom Eagles win back-to-back games at the Cruickshank against Chiefs

The Atom Eagles found themselves down 3-0 against the Comox Valley Chiefs in the first period.

RCMP set record straight on role in fish farm dispute in Alert Bay/Port Elizabeth

“At no time did the RCMP escort the vessel into the area.”

Tyson’s Thoughts: Here’s some context for you

I still believe what I wrote on North Island local government pay stands up on its own merit.

Letter to the Editor: RDMC Chair has contrasting view to recent editorial

“We simply do not and cannot make decisions behind closed doors.”

Port McNeill Mine Road’s significant water leak fixed

Port McNeill Mayor Shirley Ackland publicly thanked residents for bringing their concerns forward.

North Island Veterinary Hospital wins Port Hardy Business of the year award

North Island Veterinary Hospital keeps North Island pets healthy!

U18 Riptide tie Saanich down island

Port Hardy’s Seth Hanuse got an assist on the Riptide’s second goal, which tied the game.

Midget Eagles go unbeaten through preseason tiering

The Eagles stomped the Comox Valley Chiefs B team 22 – 1