Community

Homalco tour gives glimpse into area’s ‘People, Land, Water’

First Nation business mixes cultural components with wildlife excursions

Ucluelet Secondary School Class of 2019 embark on a new chapter

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

Tofino celebrates new $200K playground

“It’s all designed around risky play and having fun.”

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Pride Walk cheers through Ucluelet
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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‘Eat vegetables’ among advice given from ages 4 to 90 in B.C. students’ video

‘Character Matters’ project produced by Grade 6 students in Abbotsford

BC AdventureSmart crew visit Tofino and Ucluelet

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

Vancouver Island mom enters Maxim Cover Girl contest for daughter’s sake

Grand prize money would help with costs of 10-year-old daughter’s spinal surgery

Map tracks GPS-equipped bald eagles throughout B.C.

Residents are able to get a glimpse into the daily life of a bald eagle

Evidence of WWII’s impacts on Tofino and Ucluelet remains 75 years after D-Day

As the scene of the only direct attack on Canadian soil, Tofino-Ucluelet was deeply affected by WWII

Time capsule found in wall of White Rock church slated for demolition

‘Opportunity to say goodbye to First United’ set for Sunday

Tofino and Ucluelet geared up to ‘Go By Bike’ this week

A week’s worth of bicycle-based festivities will run from May 27 to June 2.

Tofino museum hosts Japanese Heritage Walking Tours this weekend

Tours will be running May 25 and 26, departing at 10 a.m. from the Tofino Clayoquot Heritage Museum.

  • May 24, 2019

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

Port Alberni’s RE/MAX Ride the Rim cyclists pedal into Ucluelet

“I did it for the children and for the love of the sport.”

Surfrider cheers ocean friendly businesses in Tofino and Ucluelet

Surfrider Pacific Rim is pushing for an ocean friendly, plastic-free, peninsula.

B.C. SPCA reminds public to travel safely with pets this summer

“We recommend that pets are kept inside the vehicle in a secured crate or restrained with a dog seatbelt.”

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.

Westerly News reader survey offers chance at $5,000 cash prize

It’s as simple as logging on to www.WesterlyNews.ca/contests to get started.

  • May 4, 2019

Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News receives Ma Murray Excellence Award

Publisher Peter McCully awarded a “Silver Quill” for 25 years service in the newspaper industry.

  • May 2, 2019

VIDEO: Tofino hosts fourth annual Emergency Preparedness Fair

The community rocked its fourth annual High Ground Hike and Emergency Preparedness Fair on April 27.