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Tofino and Ucluelet mayors react to court’s decision on Victoria’s plastic bag ban

“For me, it’s a slap in the face for local governments that are trying to take leadership roles.”

Six inducted into BC Hockey Hall of Fame

The 26th ceremony in Penticton welcomed powerful figures both from on and off the ice

RCMP investigate two shootings in the Lower Mainland

Incidents happened in Surrey, with a victim being treated at Langley Memorial Hospital

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Rescued fur seal released in Ucluelet
Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle

West Coast’s FM radio licences up for renewal

Deadline for comments on broadcasting rights for both Tofino and Ucluelet is July 29.

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

Confirmed case of Parvovirus could spread through Tofino-Ucluelet puppy population

“We need to keep this contained and the animals within communities need to stay at home.”

Construction continues on Pacific Rim National Park Reserve’s $51M trail

Path through Park Reserve will link Tofino and Ucluelet.

CO’s call off efforts to trap bear who attacked North Island man

Woss man recuperating after incident on remote logging road

Tofino graduate credits family and community after receiving $40K scholarship

“I would not be here and I would not be the person I am without my community.”

Ministers, MLA Malcolmson tackle Coast’s plastic pollution

“British Columbians are very aware of plastic pollution and they want us to do something about it.”

Tofino and Ucluelet receive $300K for emergency planning projects

Each receives $150,000 from the Union of B.C. Municipalities’ Community Emergency Preparedness Fund.

Atleo Air pilot douses brush fire near Tofino

“The thought of losing that side of the valley to a fire was the motivation for Jason and for me.”

Tofino expands summer bus service

Two buses will run every half-hour between 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. from June 28-Sept. 15.

Does Alberni-Clayoquot have enough child care spaces?

The ACRD is developing a regional child care plan and wants to hear from parents, providers

VIDEO: Rescued fur seal released in Ucluelet

Employees of Mowi salmon farm near Hardwicke Island saw animal floating sideways and unable to dive

Employee housing solution for Ucluelet Harbour Seafoods debated

“This is desperation for us trying to find some temporary housing in a [town] that we need it badly.”

Outcry for wild salmon builds in Tofino

About 30 vessels join in first-ever flotilla for the protection of wild salmon.

Ucluelet’s Thornton Creek Hatchery to release 700,000 salmon

“The fish are oversubscribed, numbers are down, threats are more and we’ve got to take it seriously.”