Community

Tofino waits for new library

No immediate plans for end to library limbo.

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Ucluelet trainer offers Free Fitness Week

“It’s not just good for your body, it’s good for your mind too.”

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

Guest speaker Dr. Thierry Vrain to speak on herbicides and genetically engineered food

Talks scheduled in Ucluelet (Jan. 11) and Tofino (Jan. 12)

  • Jan 9th, 2018

Surfrider chair honoured in Tofino

“She consistently deflects praise and thanks to the value of the entire Surfrider volunteer team.”

Part III: Saving an Indigenous language by teaching adults and creating an app

A multimedia series with videos and photos from a community Sm’algyax class on B.C.’s North Coast

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Whaling Station gives big to Surfrider
Ucluelet Secondary students visit Tofino Recycling Depot
Pets pose with the Grinch at Ucluelet's Black Rock Resort
Hitched: fashion show

‘Twas the night before Christmas

Happy Holidays from Santa Claus and Black Press

B.C. student pleads for blood donors to step up

During the holiday season, Canadian Blood Services is begging for platelet and blood donations.

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

Asking kids: What do you want for Christmas?

From changes to smoking laws, to peace on earth, seven-year-olds tell us what they want from Santa

Local artist honoured for inspiring Tofino and Ucluelet

Signy Cohen receives Pacific Rim Arts Society’s Rainy Coast Arts Award.

Community support fuels UES breakfast program

Volunteers and school staff serve about 3,300 healthy meals per year.

Christmas Hamper programs spread neighbourly love over Tofino and Ucluelet

“We are so very grateful for the continued support from all of you.”

PART I: How Prince Rupert schools teach Indigenous language to hundreds of students

A multimedia series with videos and photos from children’s Sm’algyax classes on B.C.’s North Coast

Chamber hosts Christmas decorating contest in Ucluelet

“It’s the holiday season and this is something fun that gets people excited.”

Jamie’s Whaling Station gives big to local non-profits

Over $80,000 in visitor fees donated back to community.

Holiday vessel parades in Tofino and Ucluelet

“It’s what makes Ucluelet a community, when we all get together.”

Yukon the dog safely home after two weeks lost on the Alaska Highway

Trucker returns lost dog back to his home in North Pole, AK

Unusually large tip returned by honest B.C. restaurant

A Vernon mother is thrilled by one business owner’s honesty

  • Dec 6th, 2017