Local Business

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.

Ucluelet crowns Image West its Business of the Year

“Ucluelet is not really just a place, it’s a state of mind.”

Ucluelet storeowner steps into traffic to save toddler

“Carla put her own life on the line running across the street to save that little girl.”

Tourism Tofino seeking new executive director

Kirsten Soder accepts position in Cambell River.

Neighbourhood concerns kill proposed food truck in Ucluelet

“It just seems like a lot more than a mobile vendor to me.”

Ucluelet locals chew on proposed food truck idea

“Communication is so important when it comes to these kinds of changes in a community.”

Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing


    Money Monitor: Leaving money to a secret beneficiary


      Rooftop patio coming to Ucluelet restaurant

      “As tourism continues to grow in the community, everybody complains about the parking."

      Ucluelet to host West Coast Job Fair

      “The Job Expo will offer an opportunity for job seekers to meet employers in person."

      • Feb 28th, 2017

      Tofino’s Picnic Charcuterie slices into SBBC’s top five

      “You don’t really change peoples’ minds by yelling at them. It’s always just by leading by example and being true to what your values are."

      Ucluelet’s chamber of commerce needs support

      “They’re the group that can stand up and make a difference for you.”

      Telus buys Mascon

      “There are no plans to increase prices, and it’s business as usual in terms of operations during the transition."

      Cermaq awards Ahousaht scholarships

      "We have an opportunity to help them and it feels good doing it."

      Tofino charcuterie stakes claim to Small Business B.C. top ten list

      "It felt really good and it solidified the fact that we are very much supported by our community.”