North Island Gazette

U’mista closed until further notice due to new restrictions

North Island on high alert against COVID-19

  • Nov 23, 2020

Lou-ann Neel wins the Fulmer Award in First Nations Art

Originally from Alert Bay, Neel's family is steeped in renowned Kwakwaka'wakw artists

  • Nov 21, 2020

Visitor to Zeballos tested positive for COVID-19

Contact tracing is underway

  • Nov 21, 2020

Visitor to Zeballos tested positive for COVID-19

Contact tracing is underway

  • Nov 21, 2020

COVID-19: Vancouver Island minor hockey cancels all games until December

"We have had an increasing number of teams who are reluctant to travel…"

1709 customers still without power on the North Island

Port Alice and Zeballos will not have power restored until Friday due to extensive damage

  • Nov 19, 2020

North Island areas still without power thanks to windstorm

Crews made progress through the evening as they continued restoration efforts.

Tri-Port house league hockey weekend results

It was another action packed weekend of exciting house league minor hockey games last weekend.

PHOTOS: A king tide tangled with a rainstorm to make dramatically high water levels

Coal Harbour withstood the phenomena, but it was unlike any they'd seen before

  • Nov 18, 2020

Power is back on in the North Island

If you still don't have electricity, now's the time to call it in

  • Nov 18, 2020

UPDATE: North Island power to be restored by 5 p.m. Wednesday for most regions

BC Hydro dispells myth that it could take a week to restore

  • Nov 18, 2020

North Island Eagles continue to rack up big wins

All four North Island Eagles rep hockey teams played games on the weekend.

Trees down over power lines on Byng Road

At least four trees fell in powerful windstorm

  • Nov 17, 2020

Accomplished celtic fiddle player coming to Gate House Theatre

Pierre Schryer is one of Canada's leading traditional fiddlers.

Vigorous windstorm headed for the North Island tonight

Environment Canada predicting 110-km/hr gusts overnight Monday, with possible snow

  • Nov 16, 2020

Port Hardy looking for walkers, cyclist and scooter-ers to give input on infrastructure

An Active Transportation Plan is being developed, and they want commmunity feedback

  • Nov 14, 2020

Here’s how to track all the COVID-19 cases in the North Island region

Learn how to track cases in your region online.

Blaney appointed as deputy critic for Crown-Indigenous Relations and Indigenous Services

The North Island-Powell River MP is also Critic for Veterans and party Whip

  • Nov 12, 2020

Can B.C. salmon farmers play a bigger role in post-pandemic economic recovery?

Report shows clearer government policy could lead to $44-billion in economic output over 30 years

  • Nov 12, 2020