• Street Closure for Second Ave

    2015-01-30

    Intermittent street closures will be in effect between Feb. 4 to 6, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on 100-block Second Ave in Queen Charlotte.

    Work to be carried out will require access to existing groundwater monitoring wells on Second Avenue. Traffi

  • Fried fish mistaken for drugs

    2015-01-27

    Disputing roommates, frying fish mistaken for cooking drugs, and two stolen samurai swords: it may sound like a sitcom gone wrong, but it’s actually just another week at work for the Queen Charlotte RCMP.
    These three interesting files were a few of s

  • Taan Forest buys out Edwards contract

    2015-01-27

    After two months of shutdown, Edwards and Associates employees are back to work, after an agreement between their union and Taan Forest.
    A short-term agreement was made between the union representing Edwards’ employees, enabling operations on Taan’s

  • CHN threatens legal action over herring fishery

    2015-01-27

    The Council of the Haida Nation announced it will resort to legal action if the Department of Fisheries and Oceans reopens the commercial herring fishery in Haida Gwaii waters this year.
    “Herring stocks on Haida Gwaii have not rebuilt sufficiently to

  • Coming Events

    2015-01-18

    Old Massett


    Haida singing/dancing, Mon. nights 6-8 p.m., youth centre.
    Nights Alive youth program. ages 13-18, Fri. 8-12 p.m.


    Masset


    The Masset Lectures. Jan 26, from 7-9 pm. NWCC Campus at Tahaygh

  • Artist showcases Haida Gwaii at Canada Winter Games

    2015-01-17

    Judy Hilgemann will be heading to the 2015 Canada Winter Games next month, but her journey from Campbell River isn’t just for sport. Her artwork, which depicts the nature and culture of Haida Gwaii, will be featured in an exhibition called North, as part

  • Rare glass ball discoveries lead to much rarer find

    2015-01-17

    A Masset resident made a remarkable set of finds while raking East Beach for glass balls Dec. 27. After three years of fruitless searches for the coveted buoys, Latasha Williams, along with her husband and three dogs, were traversing log-strewn sands 15 k

  • Haida Gwaii says goodbye to CWY

    2015-01-17

    As the Canada World Youth group said thank you and farewell to their host communities with a cultural show and potluck on Saturday Jan. 3, participants got a very special parting gift.
    “What made the night even more perfect was that it was snowing li

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  • Commission proposes changes to Skeena-Bulkley Valley

    2013-02-01

    The Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for British Columbia is proposing minor changes to the riding of Skeena-Bulkley Valley.
    Tasked with reconfiguring the boundaries of BC federal electoral districts to grow the number of federal ridings fro