Our Team

Tyson Whitney
250-949-6225 ext 1303
Tyson Whitney is an award-winning journalist who was born and raised in Port Hardy. His family has lived in Port Hardy for more than 40 years. He graduated with a degree in writing from Vancouver Island University in 2008.

Thomas Kervin
250-949-6225 ext. 1305

Thomas Kervin was born and raised in Port Hardy. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Simon Fraser University in 2017. An Aboriginal from Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw Nation, he covers Indigenous issues across the North Island. He has worked in several positions for First Nation governments – Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw, Quatsino and Kwakiutl. He’s also interned at the District of Port Hardy. He recently finished a contract as a youth development worker with Sacred Wolf Friendship Centre.

Natasha Griffiths
Natasha Griffiths
250-949-6225 ext 1302
Natasha Griffiths was born and raised on the North Island. She lives in Port Hardy with her young children. When she’s not at work, Natasha likes to enjoy the trails and beaches of the region.

Lilian Meerveld
Circulation/Front Office
Lilian Meerveld
250-949-6225 ext 1301

Lillian Meerveld has lived on the North Island since 2001, where she raised three children. Lilian is an active member of the local Dragon Boat team and she also enjoys hiking and walking her dogs.

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