• Expect delays on Kumdis River bridge


    The Kumdis River Bridge on Highway 16 just north of Port Clements will be subject to long duration delays for re-decking work –from now through October 15, (unless completed sooner). Obrien Road and Bridge first said the work would start Monday, then they

  • Ferry meetings here this week


    The NDP’s town hall ferry meetings on Haida Gwaii start Thursday in Queen Charlotte, and continue in Sandspit on Saturday.
    In Charlotte, the meeting is at 6:30 pm in the community hall.
    NDP ferry critic Claire Trevena and North Coast MLA Jenn

  • Running/not running: we asked the question


    With municipal elections approaching this November, local politicians are starting to make up their minds about whether they want to run for office again.
    At the Masset council meeting Monday night (Sept. 8), mayor Andrew Merilees said he will defin

  • MP Cullen introduces bill to ban tankers


    By Cameron Orr--Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen is putting forward a bill in parliament that would ban crude oil tankers on the north coast.
    The bill, which hasn’t been presented yet which means specifics are as-yet unknown, would ban tankers

10 Years ago this week

  • Legion September update


    Submitted by Shirley Kricheldorf-A big thank you to everyone who came out to the legion this summer, and especially this past month. We had great bar sales and a lot of fun! Mary Frick took over as president on the departure of Vince Kluke; she’s a powerh