Alex Kurial

A dozen kids from Haida Gwaii took part in a week long dance camp, ending with a tap performance at the Howard Phillips Community Hall. (Archie Stocker Sr. / Haida Gwaii Observer)

New dance skills on tap for Haida Gwaii kids

North Vancouver dance studio visits Masset for week long dance camp

A dozen kids from Haida Gwaii took part in a week long dance camp, ending with a tap performance at the Howard Phillips Community Hall. (Archie Stocker Sr. / Haida Gwaii Observer)
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Police shoot and kill aggressive dog in Prince Rupert

Police and the City said the dog posed an immediate threat toward members of the public

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Seal-ine Dion’s heart will go on thanks to the rehabilitation she received at the Vancouver Aquarium over the summer. (Leila Riddall photo)

Seal-ine Dion and Tuna Faye make their return to Haida Gwaii

Local seal pups Seal-ine Dion and Tuna Faye arrived home in Masset…

Seal-ine Dion’s heart will go on thanks to the rehabilitation she received at the Vancouver Aquarium over the summer. (Leila Riddall photo)
The Rushbrook Trail has become one of the signature trails in Prince Rupert, and is a pivotal piece in the goal to connect the city’s trails. (Matthew Allen photo)

NCRD in brief: Upcoming Strategic Plan the priority at Committee of the Whole meeting

Erosion prevention, trail development and All Native Basketball Tournament among the agenda items

The Rushbrook Trail has become one of the signature trails in Prince Rupert, and is a pivotal piece in the goal to connect the city’s trails. (Matthew Allen photo)
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Central Coast Coho Limited Entry Demonstration Fishery set to close

All fish caught in the affected areas to undergo inspection

(Joel Krahn / Black Press File)                                (Joel Krahn / Black Press File)
Clockwise, from top left, is a Farrea sea sponge and deep-sea sunflower star, an Agonidae poacher and squat lobsters around an orange sea pen, and some benthopectinidae sea stars and boot sponges. (Fisheries and Oceans Canada/DFO Science)

SG̱aan Ḵinghlas-Bowie Seamount marine area receives renewed protection

Plan agreed to boost conservation efforts at ecosystem off the Haida coast

Clockwise, from top left, is a Farrea sea sponge and deep-sea sunflower star, an Agonidae poacher and squat lobsters around an orange sea pen, and some benthopectinidae sea stars and boot sponges. (Fisheries and Oceans Canada/DFO Science)
Coast Funds is an Indigenous-led conservation finance that invests to strengthen the well-being of First Nations and the ecological integrity of the Great Bear Rainforest and Haida Gwaii regions of B.C. (Natalie Bowes photo)

Coast Funds announces three First Nations women to board of directors

All three members were appointed at the organization’s annual general meeting

Coast Funds is an Indigenous-led conservation finance that invests to strengthen the well-being of First Nations and the ecological integrity of the Great Bear Rainforest and Haida Gwaii regions of B.C. (Natalie Bowes photo)
A watchful eye in the sky looks down on Haida Gwaii. (Archie Stocker Sr. / Haida Gwaii Observer)

Wildfire ban to be rescinded on Haida Gwaii

Category 2 burning prohibition remains in effect for much of the B.C. coast however

A watchful eye in the sky looks down on Haida Gwaii. (Archie Stocker Sr. / Haida Gwaii Observer)
Northern Adventure (File photo)

Adverse weather forces ferry schedule change

Thursday’s Skidegate to Prince Rupert route affected

Northern Adventure (File photo)
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2018 Crime Stats out for Queen Charlotte and Masset

Violent and non-violent crime see an increase at varying levels in both towns

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Queen Charlotte crackdown

RCMP target impaired driving amidst rising numbers of the offence

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Northern Adventure (File photo)

Haida Gwaii storm causes B.C. ferry delay

Skidegate to Prince Rupert route affected

Northern Adventure (File photo)
A storm sends surf crashing on shore in Sandspit in 2017. (Margo Hearne / Haida Gwaii Observer)

Rainfall warning for Haida Gwaii

High winds also expected to hit the islands

A storm sends surf crashing on shore in Sandspit in 2017. (Margo Hearne / Haida Gwaii Observer)
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Haida Gwaii eagles recovering in Ladner care facility

Treatment for the eagles is both costly and time intensive

(Leila Riddall photo)
(Leila Riddall photo)

Eagle injuries in Masset

Poor human practices are responsible for harm to the birds

(Leila Riddall photo)
Firefighters are battling what is now a 58-hectare wildfire burning four kilometres south of Bell II, and 75 kilometres north of Meziadin Junction. (BC Wildfire Service)

Firefighting reinforcements being sent to battle blaze

Mehan Lake Fire along Highway 37 grew overnight

Firefighters are battling what is now a 58-hectare wildfire burning four kilometres south of Bell II, and 75 kilometres north of Meziadin Junction. (BC Wildfire Service)
The first totem pole raising in almost a century took place in Old Massett in August 1969. (NFB photo)

Haida story headed to the international stage

Old Massett totem pole raising revisited in Christopher Auchter’s documentary Now Is The Time

The first totem pole raising in almost a century took place in Old Massett in August 1969. (NFB photo)
Tyler Waddell pauses in Prince Rupert with the bike and buggy he has travelled across the province with. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

Lighting the pathway for mental health awareness

Tyler Waddell cycles on Haida Gwaii as he nears the end of his B.C. journey

Tyler Waddell pauses in Prince Rupert with the bike and buggy he has travelled across the province with. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
The first totem pole raising in almost a century took place in Old Massett in August 1969. (NFB photo)

Haida director has documentary selected for Toronto film festival

Christopher Auchter’s film on the Old Massett totem pole raising comes on 50th anniversary

The first totem pole raising in almost a century took place in Old Massett in August 1969. (NFB photo)
Connor Miller competes in the crosscut. (Archie Stocker Sr. / Haida Gwaii Observer)

PHOTO GALLERY AND STORY: Loggers Day’s top cuts

This is the 55 edition of the popular Sandspit event

Connor Miller competes in the crosscut. (Archie Stocker Sr. / Haida Gwaii Observer)