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Ucluelet irked as Tofino spurns Pacific Rim Visitors Centre

“This council really hoped that we were going to try to foster some new relationships.”

Tofino honours longtime volunteer

Notes from Nov. 28 council meeting.

BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation meets with Tofino salmon farm in wake of ‘blood water’ video

“All parties are now working together to voluntarily make some changes and improvements…”

Ucluelet First Nation receives $500,000 for new daycare centre

“Too many B.C. families are struggling to find child care.”

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Emergency Preparedness Fair in Tofino
    Thieves hit Food Bank in Ucluelet
      Wave watching near Ucluelet
        Humpback whale carcass near Ucluelet

          Theft on the rise in Tofino

          “The majority of our thefts and break and enters to businesses are occurring over summer.”

          Kelowna West voters to pick Christy Clark’s replacement in February

          Premier John Horgan says while no date yet, he will call the byelection in early January.

          Heated exchanges highlight fourth B.C. Liberal leadership debate

          Feisty moments as the six candidates square off in Kelowna Saturday

          Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP’s abandoned vessels legislation sinks with secret ballot

          MP Sheila Malcolmson has lost her appeal to unblock proposed legislation on abandoned vessels.

          Last day for input into Tofino fish farm’s hydrogen peroxide application

          “We are applying for another tool to have in our toolbox for managing fish health on our farms.”

          B.C. residents rally for medication

          Cystic fibrosis patients from Vernon, Vancouver, Victoria among those rallying at Legislature Wednesday

          VIDEO: Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns slams government for keeping thousands of spilled aquaculture bags a secret

          “Clearly this government cares 1,000 times more about its image than protecting the environment.”

          Tofino housing strategy discussed

          “None of us can do this on our own.”

          VIDEO: Government approves funding of $750,000 drug for B.C. woman

          Approval comes one day after province announces funding for Soliris on a case-by-case basis

          Barkley Community Forest revenue rolls in

          Toquaht and Ucluelet to receive $750,000 each.

          Tofino and Ucluelet consider potential ice rink facility five years after referendum

          “We just want to make sure we’re doing the best we can with the limited dollars that people have.”