Nora O'Malley

Ucluelet sparks up Cannabis Sales discourse

Town’s municipal council reviews permit requests from three unique properties

West Coast’s FM radio licences up for renewal

Deadline for comments on broadcasting rights for both Tofino and Ucluelet is July 29.

Short documentary showcases Chez Monique’s on Canada’s West Coast Trail

“The story we are trying to share is of the loving haven they created and sustained for decades.”

West Coast artist Claire Watson designs coin for Royal Canadian Mint

“I was quite blown away that I won it.”

Ministers, MLA Malcolmson tackle Coast’s plastic pollution

“British Columbians are very aware of plastic pollution and they want us to do something about it.”

Atleo Air pilot douses brush fire near Tofino

“The thought of losing that side of the valley to a fire was the motivation for Jason and for me.”

Employee housing solution for Ucluelet Harbour Seafoods debated

“This is desperation for us trying to find some temporary housing in a [town] that we need it badly.”

Outcry for wild salmon builds in Tofino

About 30 vessels join in first-ever flotilla for the protection of wild salmon.

Restored Canadian Navy vessel offers unique experiences of Barkley Sound, Clayoquot Sound and Nootka

“My dad always wanted to give people experiences and reconnect them to nature.”

Toquaht Nation opens new marina in Barkley Sound near Ucluelet

“Our journey, our choice, our future. That is what we as a Maa-nulth Treaty Nation have taken on.”

10th annual Tofino Saltwater Classic embraces catch and release format for Chinook prizes

Fundraising fishing derby has raised over $500,000 for community initiatives since its inception.

Musings from surfers about surfboards

“I tried to make it so it was easy to get into waves and not too floaty so you could duck dive it.”

Tla-o-qui-aht board fish farms to obtain video footage of pens

Fish farms were boarded under the authority of the Tla-o-qui-aht Hereditary Chief Ray Seitcher.

Tofino Jazz Festival returns this weekend

“The Festival’s main mission is to provide an opportunity to build community through music.”

Ucluelet Secondary School Class of 2019 embark on a new chapter

School will host graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 15 at 2 p.m.

West Coast kids shine at Track and Field event

“At the start, I thought I was going too fast.”

First Nations and allies protest fish farms in Clayoquot Sound near Tofino

“We have a shared concern, a dream and a hope to see salmon farms removed.”

Guide scorches Ucluelet-Tofino ride on electric bike

“I feel like I’m a Tour de France rider. I can keep up with the peloton.”

BC AdventureSmart crew visit Tofino and Ucluelet

“Remember, a lot of people that come here are seeing the ocean for the very first time.”

Ucluelet council allows RV’s to be seasonal housing

“While providing 3 seasonal workers accommodation doesn’t solve our housing challenges, it’s a start.”