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Free fishing lessons for kids [with video]

Free fishing lessons for kids [with video]

Learn to Fish program offers instruction and loaner equipment to help children aged 5 to 15 catch a trout
Mural in Tofino hostel celebrates sea otters

Mural in Tofino hostel celebrates sea otters

“This is a celebration of the sea otter as a keystone species in the kelp forest environment,” Hodges said.
West Coast to host arts conference between Tofino and Ucluelet

West Coast to host arts conference between Tofino and Ucluelet

The West Coast’s reputation as a solid arts and cultural destination is helping local artists find new markets.
Cross-Canada ride to encourage organ donation

Cross-Canada ride to encourage organ donation

Gift From Within aims to register 1,000 more registered donors and raise money for the Canadian Transplant Association
Talking stick tradition comes to B.C. legislature [with video]

Talking stick tradition comes to B.C. legislature [with video]

Totem symbolizes Coast Salish tradition of respectful listening, with little effect on ill-tempered debate in Victoria
B.C. hunting licences go online

B.C. hunting licences go online

Online option now available for licences, paper version of limited entry hunting applications phased out for 2017
'Bear jams' on B.C. highways bad for people, animals [with video]

'Bear jams' on B.C. highways bad for people, animals [with video]

Conservation officers have 300 bear conflict calls so far this month, with roadside bear viewing, feeding among problems
Seniors may miss out at tax time

Seniors may miss out at tax time

Guaranteed Income Supplement, rental assistance and discount bus pass depend on Canada Revenue Agency filing
New book touts Tofino

New book touts Tofino

“We were really stoked and shocked by the amount of responses we got from the community," said author Kait Fennell.
Single parent employment growing

Single parent employment growing

Up to 100 income assistance clients a week signing up for job training, child care and transportation, minister Michelle Stilwell says