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PHOTOS: Port Hardy remembers 100th anniversary of the end of WWI

View photos of Remembrance Day ceremony held on Nov. 11 at Port Hardy cenotaph.

Vancouver Island remembers

Important stories shared as Islanders salute those who made the greatest sacrifice

  • Nov 10, 2018

Making of a Chief: How one ‘Nakwaxda’xw man steps into his role

After his feast, Brown will step into a lower seated chief position to fulfil a role in his family.

New exhibit at the Port Hardy Museum

The workwear exhibit will run until March 2019.

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

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Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

VIDEO: Moms Gone Wild thrill Canucks crowd

Members perform flash-mob Thriller routine at Rogers Arena on Halloween night

  • Nov 1, 2018

VIDEO: North Saanich home prize part of B.C. Millionaire Lottery

The grand prize winner can choose one of seven luxury homes around the province

Debra Lynn instills creativity in North Island children from her art classes

“It’s supposed to be self-expression,” said Debra Lynn, art instructor.

  • Oct 29, 2018

Port Hardy Secondary School holds a health conference for students

“The conference came about from a student focus group last spring,” PHSS principal said.

32nd Port Hardy Rotary Auction to be held next month

Dale Dorward said that the event will have a variety of items to be sold on Nov. 3-4 over the radio.

UPDATE: Conservation officers euthanize cougar recently spotted in Port Hardy

Jonathan Paquin, local conservation officer, confirms the cougar spotted today was euthanized.

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September