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Tofino locals organize massive cleanup of Clayoquot Sound

“It’s beyond the critical stage now.”

Tofino Ambassador Program underway

Classes are free and open to all local residents, seasonal staff and newcomers.

  • May 23rd, 2017

One in three Canadian high school students have rode with drinking drivers, study reveals

Nearly one in five rode with a driver who’d been smoking pot

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017

Wild Kingdom: Eagles fend off crows

Photographer captures wildlife interaction in Greater Victoria.

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Tofino and Ucluelet test their emergency response systems
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California sea lions in Ucluelet
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Locals remind visitors of sea lion danger after viral video
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Ottawa has right to impose carbon tax on provinces: McKenna
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Time slows down on the West Coast, literally

BC Hydro upgrades will have local clocks running slow next week.

VIDEO: Local firefighter rescues ducklings from storm drain

Baby ducks pulled from peril early Friday morning in Greater Victoria

  • May 19th, 2017

Nanaimo RCMP believe it has found body of missing teenager Chang

The Nanaimo RCMP have recovered a body believed to be that of Makayla Chang.

Ucluelet locals urged to secure attractants as bear travels through town

“It’s sticking to relatively green, wooded areas and it still has that natural fear of people,”

Puppy rescued on West Coast receives SPCA courage award

BC SPCA recommending charges of animal cruelty.

Ucluelet welcomes new top cop

“Myself and my family are very excited to be here.”

Ucluelet’s skate park under enhancement

Construction starts on $115,000 addition.

Ucluelet Elementary School to hire vice principal

“We need to fill that position again.”

Tofino fishing guides angling for enhanced safety and salmon habitats

Tofino’s charter fishing guides have launched a local West Coast Fishing Guide Association chapter.

UPDATE: UBC economist says election result unlikely to shift after absentee ballots counted

Correction of BC Elections transcription error means neither NDP or BC Liberal likely to flip seats

BC Ferries adds more sailings for Victoria Day weekend

Extra sailings have been added to two major routes between Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

BC Ferries adds more sailings for Victoria Day weekend

Extra sailings have been added to two major routes between Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.