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North Island NDP MLA blasts Island Health for neglecting North Island villages

Claire Trevena writes a critical letter about Island Health’s plans for Port Alice and Alert Bay.

Thunderbird movie films in downtown Port Hardy

A film crew of approximately 30-40 people has shut down part of Market Street in Port Hardy.

Port Alice gets two RCMP officers stationed in the village

Posting addresses concerns village would lose resident officers

B.C. fisherman seen in vessel spinning in circles arrested for alleged drunk boating

RCMP said the boat operator was ‘grossly impaired and an open container of liquor was located nearby’

What do you do with a drunken sailor?

Port Hardy RCMP make arrest after fishboat spotted circling with man slumped at the helm

North Island Tour De Rock rider Benjamin Leah leads team to Port Hardy

“You don’t have issues and problems when you look at these kids and how much they’re going through.”

Whitehorse man arrested in B.C. mail bomb explosion that injured 2

A 73 year old resident of Whitehorse, Yukon, was arrested on September 13th and remains in custody.

Tour de Rock fundraiser brings in $2,300 from McNeill drag races

Annual Cops for Cancer charity ride nears the starting line

Olympic gold medallist Brianne Jenner hones hockey skills in Port McNeill

Girls minor hockey growing in the North Island area

Better road conditions coming to North Island

The North Island contract has been awarded to Mainroad North Island Contracting LP.

Port Alice Highway clear from wildfire, woods burning still nearby

A lightning storm that occured on the night of Aug. 10 was the cause of the wildfire.

Port Alice road under threat from wildfire

The fire was first discovered on Aug. 11 and is currently estimated at 10 hectares in size.

Port Hardy council votes itself 5.9 per cent raise

Mayor votes in favour, breaks council deadlock

Pulp mill fails to pay taxes, Port Alice closes arena

“Neucel owes us a million dollars and its pretty hard to stay status quo when you’re short a million.”

Port Hardy council passes bylaw to allow recreational cannabis sales

‘We’re a progressive community, we got it done’: Mayor

Island wide crime spree leads to multiple charges against Cowichan Valley resident

Social Media and citizens of the North Island played a big role in solving the case.

Vehicle smashes Supreme Convenience window

After speaking to the driver, the RCMP entered into an impaired driving investigation.

VIDEO: Memorial bench unveiled for Vancouver Island man killed by police

James Hayward was shot by police in Port Hardy after refusing to drop a large knife in 2015

Port McNeill logging sisters chopping down the competition

The Briscoe sisters will be travelling to upcoming Logger Sports shows all throughout the summer.