• School opening uncertain

    2014-08-27

    Parents, teachers, students and administrators remain uncertain this week about whether schools on Haida Gwaii will open for the new year on Tuesday (Sept. 2) as scheduled.
    A provincial labour dispute that closed provincially-funded schools in mid-J

  • Wally Cheer remembered

    2014-08-27

    Flags outside the village office in Port Clements were lowered to half-mast Wednesday afternoon (Aug. 20) after the sudden death of mayor Wally Cheer.
    Mr. Cheer, who was in his mid-60s, was well-known for his quiet and polite manner and the countles

  • MIEDS seeks new head

    2014-08-27

    The Misty Isles Economic Development Society is advertising for a new economic development officer, following the sudden departure of former ec dev officer Heather Adel.
    MIEDS chair Andrew Merilees said Ms Adel did excellent work over the past sever

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  • Summer busy for Sandspit Coast Guard

    2005-08-26

    It's been an action-packed summer for the Sandspit Coast Guard Station. In the past three weeks alone, it's had five rescue calls. It's impossible to say whether this is an increase over past years, said officer in charge Garry Deis, because this is the f