• Razor clams are open: DFO


    After nearly a year of closure, the razor clam harvest on North Beach is open, DFO announced April 17 (Thursday).
    “Effective immediately the harvest prohibition for razor clams is lifted in Subarea 1-5. The most recent marine bio-toxin results were a

  • Haida House wins award


    The Haida House at Tllaal was presented the 2014 National Aboriginal Tourism Award in Whistler on April 16.
    “This national award means a lot to the Haida House staff. But it mostly means ‘Keep going. You are doing the right thing and you are doing th

  • More animation to fight Enbridge


    A group of island artists and activists is raising money to create a third in a series of stop-motion animated videos that oppose the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline and tanker traffic.
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  • Masset gets new dunk tank


    The village of Masset has its very own new dunk tank all ready for Harbour Days in May. The tank just arrived on island, slightly used, from Langford on Vancouver Island, said chief administrative officer Trevor Jarvis. It cost $500.\r
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