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Tour de Rock remembered: Hope Kopeck

Tour de Rock rider Arnold Lim shares a story from his first ride in 2013 that became a powerful motivator to want to ride again, in 2017

INTERACTIVE MAP: Follow the 2017 Tour de Rock

Follow the Tour de Rock, as they pedal more than 1,000 kilometres fundraising to combat paediatric cancer

Willie Mitchell launches first annual Fishing for the Future tournament in Tofino

“The objective will be to see funds raised from the event go directly to rivers, salmon, and enhancement.”

B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

Ucluelet Aquarium keeps education flowing into fall

“We’ve had a lot of school groups and a lot of people book in for the offseason.”

Ucluelet makes young New Yorker’s salmon catching dream come true

“Once again, the business operators in Ucluelet went above and beyond to make a child’s wish come true.”

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Shaker in the School Yard

     

    Tofino Saltwater Classic cheque ceremony

       

      TFN Days Parade 2017

         

        Feast of Fields is tomorrow (Aug. 27)

           

          Surf camp in Tofino connects families living with autism

          “This event started because of my son, who was diagnosed at four-and-a-half.”

          Tour de Rock Vlog 5: Camp Goodtimes

          The 2017 team visits the camp serving children with cancer and their families, and one of the beneficiaries of the tour.

          Golf tournament raises funds for multiplex near Tofino and Ucluelet

          “We have, at this point, a very dedicated board that is determined to see this thing through.”

          Bracelet returned to B.C. WWII veteran after 73 years

          Summerland’s Charlie Bernhardt traded his silver bracelet for food during winter of 1944 to 1945

          West Coast invited to regional gathering

          Sunday, Sept. 17 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kwisitis Visitor Centre on Wickaninnish Beach.

          B.C. food bank creates cook book for clients

          Designed for people who aren’t necessarily familiar with cooking the type of food the bank gives out.

          Keeping Terry’s dream alive

          This year marks the 37th anniversary of Terry Fox’s inspiring trek

          Finalists announced for 2017 Torch Awards on Vancouver Island

          These awards handed out by the Better Business Bureau honour companies that demonstrate ethics and integrity.

          Ahousaht’s Maaqtusiis school back in swing

          Teachers excited to live amongst beautiful scenery and participate in local events, like potlatches.

          • Sep 11th, 2017

          Big brother Terry Fox: Darrell reflects on 40-year legacy

          Terry Fox Foundation has raised more than $715 million for the fight against cancer

          Tourists clear debris near Tofino

          “We weren’t looking for enlightenment, so to speak, but we were looking to contribute in some way.”

          Tofino kids go back to school

          WCS getting new roof, portables, and a drop-off loop

          • Sep 6th, 2017

          Ucluelet Elementary welcomes new principal

          “My great grandfather moved to Tofino in late 1913 and my mom’s family is from Ahousaht.”