Local News

Police recover body of Tofino man near Hot Springs Cove

An RCMP dive team has recovered the body of a Tofino man in his 50s.

Put away the shovels, week of rain ahead for Vancouver Island

Environment Canada calling for wet weather until Sunday

BC Green Party leader visits northern B.C. pipeline protest site

Adam Olsen calls for better relationship between Canada, British Columbia and First Nations

Rent-It Centre takes over curbside collection contract in Tofino and Ucluelet

Rent It Centre’s bid was $25,865 lower than the only other bidder, SonBird Refuse and Recycling.

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Christmas Day king tide and big waves at Wickaninnish Beach
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Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears

Winter storm warning lifted for most of southern Vancouver Island

Schools open in Alberni, capital region, closed Campbell River to Cowichan

‘It was mayhem’: Storm causes huge damage at Vancouver Island marina

Boat crashes ashore, 150 feet of breakwater crumbles at the Beachcomber Marina in Nanoose Bay

Disaster Aid Canada raises over $40,000 for Australian wildfire relief efforts

Funds will be directed to Rotary clubs on the ground in impacted communities

Death of famed Island artist Modeste mourned

World famous carving talents began under the guidance of high school teacher

Looking back on the West Coast’s top 10 news stories

Tofino and Ucluelet’s top headlines of 2019.

  • Jan 11, 2020

BC Ferries cancels morning sailings as heavy winds hit Georgia Strait

Wind warning issued for region by Environment Canada, not clear when sailings will resume

Campbell River RCMP drug sting leads to 10 people charged

Another 10 people will likely also face charges

Flu hospitalizations see significant drop across Vancouver Island

Less than a third of the number of people have been hospitalized due to influenza since last year

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve raises fees

Cost to explore paradise between Tofino and Ucluelet on the rise.

Tofino and Ahousaht RCMP searching for missing man near Hot Springs Cove

Police seeking public’s assistance in locating Dan Kortes.

Storm set to sweep rain, wind over Vancouver Island

Snow could fall at higher elevations Thursday morning, followed by heavy rain and wind

Dismal returns sound alarm over salmon crisis in Tofino and Ucluelet

“It’s not time to do ‘something’, it’s time to start panicking.”