Strategic Natural Resources Consultants: A homegrown business

Organization -

Port McNeill, B.C. Strategic Natural Resource Consultants of Port McNeill is one of the most highly regarded natural resource consulting firms on the West Coast. Strategic adopts an innovative and resourceful model of problem solving that can be seen in their technical expertise, project management and planning. They employ dynamic on-the-ground professionals across BC and… Read more »

Canada Day Celebrations!

Organization -

Here we are, launching into the Canada Day weekend! Local celebrations are happening all over the region. Port Hardy: Carrot Park, 11:30 AM – 3 PM The ceremony will begin at 12 PM – be there for great community activities in the park, and a fire department show and coast guard tour! Free popcorn, fly… Read more »

Seniors Week Highlights Recreational Options for Seniors

Organization -

Vancouver Island North, June 4-8 2018. Seniors week rolled out on Vancouver Island North with fanfare at senior’s hotspots, highlighting the many great things going on in the community. The Hardy Bay Seniors hosted numerous events, and their week rounds out with a “cards and games coffee social” on Friday at 3:00 pm, and a… Read more »

A Forestry Focus: The Past Couple Weeks on ‘My Vancouver Island North’

Organization -

Dignitaries, community and media arrived in Woss, B.C. on May 16th, 2018 to officially open the new Fundamentals of Forestry Training Centre. The ceremony opened with a welcome to the Traditional Territories of the ‘Namgis First Nation from councillor John Macko, and Macko was followed in speaking by master of ceremonies David Mitchell of Community… Read more »

Why do we need more loggers?

Organization -

“Why start a forestry school?” “Isn’t the industry slowing down?” The answer to that question (and misconception) can come straight from industry statistics! The need for Vancouver Island North communities and the forestry sector to address current and future workforce needs is significant and increasing. Many companies are already having trouble attracting and recruiting well-trained,… Read more »