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Hyde Creek Music Festival 2019 lineup and more! Volunteers and silent auction donations still needed

The Hyde Creek Music Festival returns for the second year in a row on Aug. 24 noon until 11:30 p.m.

Boom & Bust: a history of the resilient women of Telegraph Cove

It took nearly four years to locate and interview the women to write about their experiences.

  • Aug 11, 2019

25 fire hydrants painted throughout the Village of Woss

“She just wants to make it a happier place for our community”

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Port Hardy's Terry Fox Run 2019
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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Workshops fill increasing need in North Island

The non-profit Alzheimer Society of B.C. will put on two free workshops next month.

Vancouver Island man recuperating from harrowing grizzly bear attack

‘I could hear the teeth on my bone,’ Colin Dowler recalls

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

PHOTOS: Bay Days in Alert Bay 2019

Freelancer Bill McQuarrie attended Bay Days in Alert Bay this year.

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Sea otters lounging in Port Alice

Anthony Bucci snapped this great photo of otters playing in the waters of Port Alice.

The Malcolm Island Artist’s Collective holds pop-up art show and sale

There was a wide range of media, styles and approaches included in the show

  • Aug 2, 2019

VIDEO: Black Press Media presents its Miss BC 2019 documentary

The 17th annual pageant was held June 29-July 1 in Fort Langley

Combining Indigenous-led tourism with North Island College training

Tourism student Zoe Speck is putting her training to work at the…

  • Jul 25, 2019

B.C. breast cancer survivor to help others with cost of removing lymphoma-linked implants

Artist’s widow to use proceeds from late husband’s painting to help fund explants not covered by MSP

Countdown starts to 2020 BC Summer Games

Two flags unveiled at Maple Ridge city hall.

FILOMI Days sees massive crowd arrive in town to enjoy weekend festivities

The North Island Gazette was at just about every event this weekend.

Tahsis Inlet voted BC’S top boating destination for 2019

Tahsis Inlet is located midway up the west coast of Vancouver Island

  • Jul 22, 2019

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

Northern Vancouver Island regional science fair winners – 2019

Daniel Kornylo won one of the 12 provincial science fair awards.