Nora O'Malley

Ucluelet Volunteer Fire Brigade welcomes new Chief

Ucluelet council briefs for May 14 meeting.

Hundreds call for a clean energy future at Hands Across the Sand event in Tofino

Surfrider Pacific Rim and Friends of Clayoquot Sound team up to host the peaceful gathering

Tofino athletes Devries, Olin selected for Surf Canada Olympic pathway team

“We’ve got a lot of work to do before any of us qualify for the Olympics.”

West Coast kids take on Mini World Cup

“For the amount of kids that we get out here, it’s amazing the level of skill the Coast team has.”

Clayoquot Biosphere Trust awards $20,000 grant to migrating shorebird research in Tofino

Results will help understand the impact of human disturbance on Tofino’s migratory bird populations.

Tofino and Ucluelet host Tourism Minister

Both beach resort towns receive a major funding boost to support year-round tourism.

Ucluelet’s municipal council rejects vacation rental zoning request on Odyssey Lane

“It’s a residential area and we don’t want to see it turned into an ultra vacation destination.”

Tla-o-qui-aht and Tofino celebrate 35th anniversary of the Meares Island Tribal Park Declaration

“I remember so vividly that day we all stood up and said, ‘No.’”

Surf Canada Nationals coming to Wick Beach in the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

“We have a really good thing going here with Surf Canada.”

Tofino and Ucluelet raise over $185K for hospital

“It’s a statement of our town’s values and what makes it so special to live here.”

Ucluelet’s weekly drop in youth programs in bloom

“Hopefully the kids will take advantage of it.”

CARE Network to build animal care centre near Tofino-Long Beach Airport

GoFundMe campaign underway to raise funds for materials and kennels.

Esteemed chef Richard Norwood retires at 55

Norwoods was a breath of fresh air for the small fishing village of Ucluelet when it opened in 2009.

Tofino Co-op shelves plan for new pharmacy

“Thank you to the board for listening to the people that signed the petition.”

Divers recover over 1,200 kg of debris at Tofino’s First Street Dock

“The problem with the ghost gear is that it keeps fishing.

Four stranded by surging seas on a rock off Long Beach

Rescue chopper lifts a walker and three boogie boarders to safety after two hours

First Nations youth Warrior Program revives cultural teachings

“The program is designed for leadership development, and these guys are shining.”

Fridays for Future: Tofino youth join global climate change movement

“We’re here to make a difference.”

Ucluelet releases draft Climate Action Plan

Potential opportunity exists to brand town as a ‘low-carbon tourism leader’.