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BC Ferries gets injunction against demonstrations in solidarity with Wet’suwet’en

The preemptive injunction is a ‘last resort in the interest of public safety,’ spokesperson says

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations councillor says ‘Hereditary chiefs have the ultimate power’

Ahousaht future hereditary chief Jaiden George explains Indigenous governance.

Ucluelet pursues $8M water upgrade

Project aims to expand water capacity while tackling town’s brown water woes.

A.W. Neill removed from Port Alberni elementary school

School District 70 board votes to retain the name Ucluelet Secondary School

Tofino lures City of Victoria’s top engineer

Fraser Work is Ucluelet CAO Mark Boysen’s former boss.

Fisher accidentally dumps diesel fuel into Ucluelet harbour

“The source had already stopped by the time I got to the boat,” said Harbour Master Kevin Cortes.

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Assault charges laid following incident at Vancouver Island cadet training centre

A one-day court martial concerning an assault charge at HMCS Quadra will…

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve looking into drive-thru visitor kiosks on highway between Tofino and Ucluelet

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation, Ucluelet First Nation, Tofino and Ucluelet to be consulted.

Province appoints special mediators in bid to end coastal forest strike

Amanda Rogers and Vince Ready given powers to craft recommended deal to break eight-month impasse

Sooke rallies to show its support in the wake of tragic deaths

Fund raising efforts, scholarships and meal trains have all been launched

Longstanding Ucluelet affordable housing complex under scrutiny

Raven Lodge owners given one month to propose a plan to address building deficiencies.

24-hour closure coming to Tofino-Ucluelet highway

Hwy. 4 at Kennedy Hill will be shut down from 11 a.m. Feb. 22 to at 11 a.m. Feb. 23.

Heavy rain has Ucluelet mayor concerned about Hwy. 4 construction schedule

“It sure looks like there’s more than five months of work out there.”

Store in Victoria area bans paparazzi to curb royal frenzy

Store owner Rosemary Scott says Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle deserve privacy

Malahat mudslide slowed southbound traffic through Goldstream

Crews cleared the lane just before 3 p.m. Saturday

Windstorm causes 47 power outages on southern Vancouver Island

Almost 2,500 customers without power through Saturday morning

DFO sets Salish Sea herring harvest rate at 20 per cent

Coastal communities and conservation groups say that Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)…

Salmon Beach requests review of BC Transit process in Tofino-Ucluelet

“There’s no question that the requirements to make this a legal process were done,” says ACRD CAO.

Friday’s earthquake a reminder to be prepared, says Ucluelet mayor

“When someone says, ‘Be prepared for 72 hours,’ that means exactly that: be prepared.”