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Port Hardy chamber holds casting call for new tourism video

The tourism video will be filming in late August and through September

North Island’s only indoor swimming pool turned down for grant funds

Refurbishing the pool would have cost around $8.5 million to revitalize the entire aquatic centre

Coal Harbour Road getting repairs this summer

Drivers can expect delays July 26 to Aug. 20 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

MLA Michele Babchuk talks all things North Island

Babchuk was elected to office in October of last year

Port Hardy Minor Hockey Association talks upcoming 2021-2022 season

PHMHA is taking applications for coaches, assistant coaches, and youth on-ice mentors

BC Hydro crews go to work during North Island’s all-day planned power outage

BC Hydro used two helicopters and two-eight person crews to complete the structure replacements

‘Very old’ human remains discovered by beach cleanup crew in Kyuquot

BC Coroners Service handling case, with assistance from Port McNeill RCMP

North Island MLA meets with Hardy Bay Senior Citizens Society

Rosaline Glynn, president of the society, said the visit went fantastic

Port Hardy local earns first ever VIAHA youth volunteer award

Player, mentor and coach Sagel Wilson earned a new award from VIAHA

Port Alice RCMP ask for the public’s help in retrieving a stolen telescope

The Port Alice RCMP are reminding the public to lock up and secure valuable items

‘Namgis First Nation to look for unmarked burial grounds in Alert Bay

On Vancouver Island, there are 202 children known to have died at five residential schools

2 vehicle collision at the ‘T’ intersection sends one to hospital with minor injuries

There were no drugs or alcohol involved in the accident

Supplying alcohol to minors is an increasing issue in Port Hardy

'We are a small, tight knit community and these issues need to be dealt with accordingly'

Another big donation comes in for seniors centre new roof project

Keltic Seafoods handed over an $8,000 donation to Rosaline Glynn

Port Hardy skatepark grant funding declined by government

Coun. Fred Robertson said that any plans to build a brand new skatepark are 'probably on hold'

Northern Expedition needs extensive repairs, will be out of action till August

There's going to be a change in ferry service this summer

PHSS postpones totem pole raising until the fall

'We hope that we will be able to have a full gathering to celebrate at that time'

Resident says Woss unofficially broke Vancouver Island temperature record

Woss resident Luke Rushton was keeping a close eye on the tiny hamlet's weather station

Pride society hosts vehicle procession through the streets of Port Hardy

It is important to acknowledge LGBTQ2S+ history

North Island rides out hottest day of the year with a 21-hour power outage

Olynyk added the damage to the transmission pole was not caused by heat