North Island Gazette

Fire Chefs give back to community with one free meal a day to those who are in need

Fire Chefs will offer one free meal from 3:30 until 4:30 on the days they are open to those in need.

 

First government licensed cannabis shop on Vancouver Island celebrates one year in business

'I'm really happy we're here giving the public what they want'

 

Port Hardy Secondary School’s 2019-2020 wrestling season

Both Lamothe and Speck thanked Cleary for volunteering his time to sponsor the program.

 

Funding has been denied for Port Hardy’s much anticipated Multiplex Pool Project

'reviewing alternatives and opportunities in the coming months to address the aging infrastructure'

North Island community groups are adapting due to COVID-19

'The coronavirus and its effects make this a challenging time for us all'

  • Mar 27, 2020

Body of missing Ontario man found on logging road outside of Port Hardy

The RCMP stated criminality is not believed to be involved in his death.

Northern Vancouver Island provincial park suspends services due to COVID-19

"We have closed washroom and day use facilities, and camping is no longer permitted"

Town of Port McNeill’s growth opportunities Parts 2-4

Last week's article on the presentation dealt with the changes that are happening in the market.

  • Mar 24, 2020

Kitchen renovations at Port Hardy fire department Hall 1 nearing completion

The Port Hardy Hospital Auxiliary Society were the ones who funded the entire project.

North Island Gazette’s 2019-2020 minor hockey awards

Gazette awards are just for fun, the real awards get handed out at the players' banquet.

Pacific Coastal Airlines temporarily suspending operations due to COVID-19 outbreak

Customers with existing reservations will be contacted directly

  • Mar 20, 2020

Port Hardy RCMP taking precautions in response to COVID-19

The Port Hardy RCMP issued a news release stating in order to protect the public, they will be making the following temporary changes in response to COVID-19:

Tri-Port municipal government closures

All local government offices publish their contact information on their websites.

Port Hardy local competes in first ever duathlon at UBC

Former Mowi Upper Island Riptide soccer player Jaylon Grenier finished 24th out of 69 competitors.

New Logistics Depot to be built in Port Hardy by Canadian Coast Guard

The Logistics Depot will be built on Jensen Cove Road and included a waterfront walkway.

North Island Bantam Eagles season ends early due to coronavirus outbreak shutting down hockey across Canada

The reaction from the team was 'this really sucks, but we get it'

  • Mar 16, 2020

Cocaine and cash left at local business, Port Hardy RCMP want to talk to owner

The owner appears to have accidently left four ounces of cocaine and over $20,000 by mistake.

Numerous complaints causes district to remove one pickleball court from Civic Centre

'We're beginning to feel like the Lions people hate us and we're not sure why'

‘Spacecapades’ ice carnival takes over Chilton Arena in Port McNeill

Every two years, the figure skating club puts on an ice carnival.

Port Hardy Reigns volleyball program continues to grow with 18 players this season

'This season we've really been focusing on respect, attitude, love for the game, that sort of thing'