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Port Hardy residents show up to Civic Centre to debate expensive multiplex project

The District of Port Hardy should find out by September if they…

Here’s what the new four-year financial plan means for the average Port Hardy resident

Property taxes and user rates are set to increase over the next four years due to major projects.

  • Feb 1, 2019

Port McNeill council approves recreational cannabis shops inside the town’s jurisdiction

“Council has decided to go with the recommendations from the Cannabis Committee”

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Hemphill gets $20,000 from STORYHIVE to produce short film called ‘Dzunuḵ̓wa’

“We are making the Legend of Dzunukwa into a stop-motion short film!”

Snow might be on the horizon for most of the Island

Temperatures dip below freezing this weekend and into early next week that could lead to flurries

Addictions treatment: barriers and doors on Vancouver Island

Parksville activist says process failing some; service providers explain why process required

Vancouver Island housing markets world-class in their unaffordability

Victoria, Nanaimo, Comox Valley among 20 least affordable in survey of Canada, US, UK and more

Check immunization records for measles: Island Health

Washington State outbreak has officials urging Islanders to be proactive

Northern fur seal pup rescued by fish farm staff near Hardwicke Island

The pup, which has now been named Mowi by staff, was found swimming erratically Monday

Police raid Leaf Compassion dispensary on the Island

Owner in court Tuesday on charges from two years ago

Liberal lean in Nanaimo could lead to provincial election: poll

Poll shows Liberal leader Harris has more than 40 per cent of support ahead of Nanaimo by-election

Eighth annual Victor’s Secret brings in $12,500 for North Island cancer patients

“I am so proud of our North Island!!! Thank you, thank you, thank you!”

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Waves rolling in at a Port Alice beach

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Sacred Wolf Friendship Centre makes facility more accessible for First Nations with bus service in Port Hardy

The program director hopes the new bus service might help those who find it hard to travel.

  • Jan 26, 2019

Prince Rupert cleared to end boil water notice

City has downgraded from boil water notice to a water quality advisory after six weeks

Port McNeill’s drinking water tested, no glyphosates found

Former councillor Graham MacDonald previously requested extra testing on the drinking water.

Port Hardy Fire Rescue saves trapped resident from apartment fire

The fire was “quickly brought under control, contained to a single unit, and fully extinguished.”

Port Hardy RCMP request the public’s help in solving crime involving camera equipment

Please contact the Port Hardy RCMP at 250-949-6335 if you have any information.