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Bear cub rescued from power pole in Port Hardy

B.C. Hydro workers save a bear cub off a 50-foot pole

It’s our heritage – Russions were here ‘fur’ sure

But were the Spanish the first of the probing Europeans

  • Apr 20, 2016

Seniors Focus of Forum

Seven Hills Golf Club teed up a Services for Seniors' forum on March 31

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Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears

Feeling like 3.5 million bucks

Retirement just got a whole lot more golden for Alert Bay's George Speck

Missing man found deceased

RCMP recover Port Alice resident Marc Regimbal in remote area 1.5 kilometres away from village

Ministry of Forests says bear cubs approved for release program

Two bear cubs at the centre of a controversy over a decision not to destroy them are approved for a cub rearing and release program

Bryce Casavant transferred from Conservation Officer Service

Former northern Vancouver Island Conservation Officer Bryce Casavant has been transferred from the Conservation Officer Service

Police Seek Public Assistance in Locating 15-year-Old

Port Hardy, BC: Missing person may have left Vancouver Island.

  • Jul 28, 2015

Murdered woman’s family celebrate life in midst of appeal

The family of Cindy Scow, who was beaten in a vacant house three years ago and died of her injuries, held a memorial birthday party June 7.

North Island Gazette raises $5665

The North Island Gazette has raised $5665 for two bear cubs currently in a rehabilitation centre on Vancouver Island

The North Island Gazette is raising funds for cubs Athena and Jordan

It will cost $21,900 per cub for 18 months of care before they are released

  • Jul 9, 2015

Port Hardy RCMP fatally shoots man

On July 8 a Port Hardy RCMP fatally shot and killed a man allegedly brandishing a knife

Port Hardy wildfire update

An update on the wildfire that began outside of Port Hardy July 3

Seeds Sell by the Seashore

Seed lovers met at the Port McNeill Lions Hall March 29.

Election 2014: One vote separates RDMW board candidates

Port Hardy, Port McNeill municipal election results still uncertain; newcomers lead balloting on Alert Bay, Port Alice councils

Residents strike back with credit union resolution

Members threatened with branch closures seek vote of full membership to overturn board decision

BC Hydro announces interruption Mar. 2

System upgrade to cut power to North Vancouver from 8 a.m.-9 a.m. Sunday, Mar. 2.

Alert Bay embraces home-grown Olympian

Community rallies in support of snowboarder Spencer O'Brien as she reaches finals in Sochi Winter Games.