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Geoscience BC releases mineral data

Results released after summer series of aerial magnetic surveys.

Telus commits to boost in broadband capacity

Telecom giant announces upgrade project to boost North Island internet capacity.
Chief carries copper, message to legislature

Chief carries copper, message to legislature

PORT McNEILL-Hereditary chief Beau Dick of Alert Bay embarks on a walk the length of Vancouver Island.
Tsunami debris arriving on North Island

Tsunami debris arriving on North Island

Another small Japanese vessel has been located intact among masses of debris accumulating on Vancouver Island’s western shores.

Hardy council adds to scholarship purse

Port Hardy Council agrees to offer $1,000 award for PHSS graduate.

High-risk facilities spark fire policy change

Challenges posed by mill inspection prompts policy change in Port Alice.

Help for Hardy health

A pair of new nurse practitioners have been hired at the medical clinic in Port Hardy.

McNeill council approves new firefighters

Port McNeill council gives the nod to the addition of four new firefighters.
Larsen: Decriminalize pot

Larsen: Decriminalize pot

Former NDP leadership candidate Dana Larsen visits the North Island to promote pot law reform.

Vet warns dog owners of parvovirus

PORT HARDY-Several recent cases have left dogs hospitalized on the North Island; vaccinations recommended