Haida Gwaii Observer

Carrier Sekani Tribal Council seeks Indigenous-led task force in northern B.C. hospitals

Request made in an open letter to federal minister Carolyn Bennett

  • Oct 26, 2020


Jennifer Rice is North Coast MLA for third term

Preliminary election results show NDP Majority government

  • Oct 25, 2020


Charges laid against Prince George man, 39, in drug trafficking probe

Tyler Aaron Gelowitz is scheduled to appear in court Nov. 18

  • Oct 23, 2020


CityWest to refresh subsea fibre optics project

Fibre optics project to run cable from north of Prince Rupert to Haida Gwaii then south to Vancouver

  • Oct 21, 2020

Kelly Lynn Whitney acclaimed in By Election

Village of Port Clements By Election success

  • Oct 16, 2020

B.C. girl makes birthday wish for Ronald McDonald House after uncle’s kidney transplant

Raija Paul, 10, wants to sponsor 100 nights of family stays

  • Oct 13, 2020

New report assesses B.C. coast’s oil spill sensitivity, and it’s high

"A little bit of oil in a very sensitive area can have big impact. It's worth being concerned about."

  • Oct 8, 2020

‘I still wanted a reason to celebrate’: Tl’etinqox chief ties the knot in historic wedding

Amidst the pandemic and his own health scare Chief Joe Alphonse marries Chastity Davis

  • Oct 6, 2020

UPDATE: Early morning rockslide cuts off access to Village of Queen Charlotte

Oceanview Drive now open to single-lane alternating traffic

  • Oct 6, 2020

Flights to resume to Haida Gwaii

Pacific Coastal Air will reinstate flights to Masset

  • Oct 5, 2020

Environmental Assessment Office disputes Wet’suwet’en interpretation of legislation as Supreme Court hearing continues

The Office of the Wet'suwet'en is trying to stop Coastal GasLink's certificate from being extended

  • Oct 2, 2020

B.C. Supreme Court hears petition for judicial review of Coastal GasLink certificate

B.C.'s Environmental Assessment Office granted Coastal GasLink an extension last October

  • Oct 1, 2020

Growing food sovereignty at Klemtu

Greenhouse and grow boxes help create circular food economy for Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nations

  • Sep 30, 2020

Single vehicle rollover on Highway 16 claims life of young woman near Vanderhoof

The single vehicle incident occurred at Highway 16 and Hillcrest Way

  • Sep 28, 2020

Haida hereditary chief named Liberal Candidate for North Coast Region

Roy Jones Jr. is named Liberal MLA candidate for the North Coast

  • Sep 25, 2020

Heiltsuk First Nation calling on DFO to close fish farms, citing wild salmon extinction risk

Wild salmon returns have broken low records, have many concerned about future of wild fish

  • Sep 23, 2020

BC Timber Sales’ operations on the North Island and Central Coast to be audited

The Forest Practices Board randomly chose the region to check for compliance to legislation

  • Sep 21, 2020

Single-engine aircraft crashes near Telkwa

Two occupants of the plane sustained minor injuries and were transported to hospital

  • Sep 18, 2020

Remote B.C. tourism lodge staffed for coastal clean up instead of wilderness tours

The Great Bear Rainforest is home to exotic wildlife — and international trash

  • Sep 17, 2020

Northern Health records 1st fatality due to COVID-19

Six people died from the novel coronavirus on the weekend, health officials confirm

  • Sep 14, 2020