Haida Gwaii

Finding help for a new mother, battling a rich creep and cruising the big issues in DOXA’s documentaries

The Avengers are still hogging the audience. That’s why there are only two new films to write about this week, and this unexpected plus: extra space to consider some of the documentaries playing at...
Prince William, Kate and family

Canoeing, fishing planned as Royal Tour heads to coastal islands of Haida Gwaii

First Nations art and a coastal fishing trip are on the itinerary for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as they spend their final full day in Canada at the remote West Coast archipelago of Haida...
Chang Shun Huang fishing in Haida Gwaii in August 2013

As Canada probes Haida Gwaii ocean fertilizing, new project proposed in Chile

The federal government is still investigating an experiment off the West Coast almost four years ago aimed at boosting salmon stocks that sparked an international outcry. Now a former director and...

B.C. First Nations artist inspires unique, eco-conscious fashion show

Over the course of an artistic career spanning 40 years, Haida artist Reg Davidson has carved masks and sculptures, painted drums, produced gold jewelry, and even sewed traditional regalia. If there...

Cargo ship loses propulsion off Haida Gwaii; tugs, coast guard ship en route

MV North Star was sailing from Anchorage, Alaska to Tacoma, Wash., when it lost propulsion after suffering an "electrical issue."

The Hunger Games end right, Brooklyn is sweet, Seth Rogen’s Christmas movie is a hoot

There are also two fine BC documentaries and two sub-standard films from some very big stars.

Wicked storms slam B.C. coast and southern Interior with high winds, rain, snow

Winds up to 100 km per hour set to lash the north and central coasts, Haida Gwaii, northern and eastern Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast.

Room, Haida Gwaii among top picks for VIFF this week

Room is a gem, Haida Gwaii a paradise, Remember a well-acted implausibility and Amina Profile recalls an international deception
marine conservation, B.C. conservation, Haida Gwaii

Province and First Nations launch vital Marine Planning Partnership initiative

Leaders from the North Pacific Coast First Nations and the provincial government of British Columbia announced completion of plans for the Marine Planning Partnership (MaPP) on Monday, which would...
Environment, Haida Gwaii, Northern Gateway pipeline, earthquake, LNG

Earthquake off Haida Gwaii shakes up debate on B.C. tanker traffic

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake off the coast of Haida Gwaii has shaken up the debate over possible impacts of such a quake near the Northern Gateway pipeline termination point or on bitumen tankers in...