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Old-growth forest debate ignites discussion

Old growth debate returns to Port Hardy

North Island College fires back at Councillor’s remarks

“We are going to make sure that every councillor is on the same page as us once we meet with them.”

More snow in the forecast for Vancouver Island

It’s time to break out the snow gear and ensure your vehicle has winter tires or chains

Highway 19 Logging truck collision accident scene
    NISS students walk out
      Windmill blade arrives in Port Hardy
        Port McNeill students protest fish farms

          Port Hardy’s Marijuana Committee gets to work

          “The issue is we are trying to be proactive.”

          Northern Sea Wolf Sets Sail For B.C.

          Vessel will arrive this fall for service beginning in summer 2018.

          2017 Royal Canadian Poppy campaign kicks off at Port Hardy Council

          Deputy Mayor Fred Robertson received the first poppy of the 2017 Royal Canadian Poppy campaign.

          Community Futures presents big cheque for Gazette Hamper Fund

          Community Futures Mount Waddington raised $3,000 for the Gazette Hamper Fund.

          Island could see snow in the next few days

          Environment Canada forecasts colder winter this year

          The 2017 Halloween Costume Crawl haunts Port Hardy

          Market street was full of Trick-or-Treaters!

          VIDEO: Weak, emaciated sea lion rescued from Campbell River beach

          He’s now being cared for at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre

          • Oct 27th, 2017

          Port Alice wants a Frigon sign

          The village will research if they can put up a sign on Highway 30

          Northisle continues to see positive results

          “We are very pleased with the results of our maiden PEA.”

          Brew business booming on the island

          Island breweries represent at BC Beer Awards; local coffee roaster honoured

          Memorial site for James Reginald Hayward up in the air

          Nora Hayward wrote a letter to council requesting to erect a permanent memorial on Granville Street.

          Baby Bed Program Popular in Port Hardy

          13 baby beds have been given out since Oct. 1

          Neucel to recall laid-off employees

          “This will allow us to keep some of our most experienced employees.”

          Sunny weather for Sointula cross country runners

          Almost 200 runners participated in the annual A.J. Elliot meet

          Economic summit says Vancouver Island economy remains rosy

          But there are warning signs, according to a report by the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance

          Port Alice loses four volunteer fire fighters

          The village has only nine active members left.

          Former Surrey MP Gurmant Grewal running for BC Liberal leadership

          Grewal says he’s running on an ‘experienced, successful’ track record

          • Oct 26th, 2017