Haida Gwaii Observer

Greater Massett Food Bank partners with BC SPCA

Greater Masset Food Bank has recently received more than 800 kg of pet food for those in need

  • Jan 7, 2021


High wind warnings in effect for Haida Gwaii and the North Coast

Winds will pick up in the afternoon in exposed coastal sections

  • Jan 5, 2021


First Northwest baby of 2021 born in Hazelton

Yet unamed boy born to Royelle Williams and Shane Skulsh of Kispiox on the afternoon of Jan. 1

  • Jan 2, 2021


62nd All Native Basketball Tournament cancelled for Feb. 2021

Future of ANBT tournament in Prince Rupert in jeopardy without tickets sales

  • Dec 30, 2020

$16.5 million tsunami safety tower and seismic upgrades for Haida Gwaii community

Haida Gwaii will be home to Canada's first-ever tsunami tower in Masset

  • Dec 28, 2020

Santa Claus is coming to town!

Despite a difficult year, the guy in red is still headed to Haida Gwaii

  • Dec 24, 2020

Board of Education election results

First-time chair and co-chair acclaimed into positions in SD 50

  • Dec 22, 2020

2 Williams Lake men fined for snowmobiling in mountain caribou-protected area

Fines largest imposed in B.C. provincial court related to caribou closures

  • Dec 17, 2020

LNG Canada’s Susannah Pierce to take over as Shell Canada President

Pierce will take on the new role when the current president retires in 2021

  • Dec 17, 2020

COVID-19 paramedic task force leaves Fort St. James; B.C. to send an extra ambulance

Vancouver based, highly trained BC EHS Rapid Response Team end deployment in the community

  • Dec 16, 2020

Northern B.C. man appreciates little things in life after surviving tragedy

The residential school survivor – now basketball coach – reflecs on how important community is

  • Dec 16, 2020

Mayor, MLA call for transparency from NHA amid COVID surge in Fort St. James

"We're all in it together here," Fort St. James Mayor Bob Motion said.

  • Dec 15, 2020

B.C. trials of new salmon farm containment system underway

Cermaq Canada hopeful experiment will drastically reduce occurrence of sea lice

  • Dec 9, 2020

LNG featured at B.C. energy industry, climate change conference

Hydrogen, nuclear, carbon capture needed for Canada's net-zero goal

  • Dec 3, 2020

Victoria hospital takes in two COVID-19 patients from Northern Health

Royal Jubilee Hospital takes patients as part of provincial transport network

  • Dec 2, 2020

VIDEO: More than 60 cm of snowfall in Chilcotin since Thursday, Nov. 26

Graham West of Ulkatcho First Nation captures the scene on video

  • Nov 27, 2020

Man arrested after Nov. 11 break and enter at local airport

Queen Charlotte RCMP investigate recent spate of break and enters

  • Nov 19, 2020

4.1 magnitude earthquake detected near Haida Gwaii

Event happened about 40 kilometres southwest of Village of Queen Charlotte

  • Nov 18, 2020

Williams Lake RCMP investigating two suspicious deaths in city subdivision

The bodies were discovered Tuesday, Nov. 17

  • Nov 18, 2020

DFO postpones full resumption of At-Sea Observer Program

Move comes amid provincial spike in coronavirus infections

  • Nov 10, 2020