Jackie Carmichael

Canada Day events set for West Coast

 There are several great ways to celebrate Canada on her birthday on…

Sirens to sound tsunami drill Tuesday, May 5 in Ukee

 Ready, set, drill!Sirens will be heard intermittently on Tuesday evening May 5,…

Post-its help hold Prince Rupert MCTS together

 While a rally is planned for May 6 in Vancouver to protest…

4 saved as Wikima sinks in daring Coast Guard rescue

 When the Wikima went down Wednesday night, it was a rescue within…

Massive sinkhole closes Grice Bay Road near Tofino

A 10-foot deep sinkhole that closed Grice Bay Road near Long Beach,…

Experts: Vancouver Island will NOT ‘rip open like a zipper’

  Kate Moran wants to set the record straight.“There’s no way Vancouver Island…

Surge potential briefly closes a few PRNPR beaches

Big surf and storm weather closed several beaches at Pacific Rim National…

Experts: Island will NOT ‘rip open like a zipper’

Kate Moran wants to set the record straight."There's no way Vancouver Island…

Wyndansea development bankrupt

Some 178 creditors - including the developer herself - are standing in…

Earthquake centred near Tofino felt around Island

A 4.9 earthquake was reported at 6:02:56 p.m. Wednesday 13 KM  east-northeast…

Fire destroys staff cabin at Pacific Sands Resort in Tofino

 A fire at Pacific Sands Resort in Tofino has destroyed a cabin…

Ucluelet woman wins Dodge Journey at Co-op draw

 Jessica Hutchinson is the proud winner of a 2014 Dodge Journey.Of 120…

Feel like playing Santa?

The Westerly News has adopted a West Coast family whose daddy lost…

Deja vu: Glambeck arrested at protest

It's been 21 years since Bonny Glambeck was arrested for protesting. Last…

Meatball comes to the party: Beach meet leads to invite for popular pug

One birthday wish came true Sunday when Meatball the Pug came to…

Tuff Community Christmas dinner Dec. 14

Christmas is time for community, if you ask John Enns, who is…

Movember moustaches look good on West Coasters

It was a close shave, but in the Tofino Chamber of Commerce…

Popular ‘Cougar Annie Tales’ returns to Tofino

On Wed., Nov 26 at 5:30, a welcome reception and "Stormy Nights"…

Tofitian seeks other voices to pull choir together

Would you like to sing in a West Coast choir? Tofitian Laura…

Event finds kinder gardeners at Ucluelet Elementary

The answer to the old nursery rhyme question, "How does your garden…