Community

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”

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”

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New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Alzheimer’s Awareness campaign challenges stigma for North Island residents living with dementia

To learn about the Alzheimer Society of B.C. and Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, visit alzheimerbc.org.

  • Jan 4, 2019

Seaview School’s Christmas Coffee House performance inspired by arena closure

In the play, everyone is looking forward to a Christmas hockey tournament.

NIC recognizes employees 63 employees for 926 years of service

North Island College held an Employee Recognition event, where former Port Hardy…

Port McNeill Rotary Club set for phase three of the trail project

President Rick Restell confirmed that the trail construction is set to begin soon.

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

North Island College Year In Review

From a new campus in Port Hardy, to major donations by businesses in the community

  • Dec 22, 2018

‘Namgis princess advocating for Indigenous youth

Latisha Wadhams believes connecting with Indigenous youth will empower them.

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Shoebox Project: Local women in need to enjoy shoebox gifts

This year over 500 gift filled Shoeboxes were delivered in Campbell River and the North Island.

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Port Hardy Mounties hand out teddy bears to children and families

“The surprise visit was well received by the residents,” B.C. RCMP stated in a release.

Equipment donation helps North Island College’s trades expansion

Allan and Donna Edie recently provide more than $273,000 in equipment to college

  • Dec 7, 2018

Port Alice gets into the holiday spirit with houses decked out in Christmas displays

North Island Gazette freelancer Debra Lynn snapped some great photos of houses…