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Proposed new neighbourhood clears first municipal hurdle in Tofino

“We have a very urgent need for housing in this community.”

Tofino approves two pot shop permits

West Coast Cannabis Store at 1182 Pacific Rim Highway and Daylight Cannabis at 1-671 Industrial Way.

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Construction on Hwy. 4
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Ucluelet approves RVs as temporary housing solution for fish plant workers

“We are hoping for the best. Everybody has to support each other here.”

Vancouver Island rainbow crosswalk covered in mysterious black substance

Black substance spilled intentionally near Qualicum Beach school and difficult to remove

Tofino mayor cheers provincial government’s plastics survey

Mayors of Tofino, Victoria, Squamish and Rossland collaborate on letter.

Semi-truck crashes on Hwy. 4 between Port Alberni and Tofino-Ucluelet

Drivers heading in or out of Tofino-Ucluelet Friday afternoon should expect delays

Tofino awards $2.4M contract to connect path to Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

The district announced the project will be paid entirely with grants.

Divers encounter giant, weird-looking fish in Barkley Sound

Rendezvous Dive Adventures charter sees six-foot creature normally found in tropical water

Island Health no longer testing water at popular Vancouver Island beaches

Municipalities were warned last summer but some have yet to take on the responsibility

Sun-soaked Cowichan River tubers pelted with rocks

Police take man into custody after woman receives minor injuries in incident near Duncan

  • Aug 13, 2019

WildSafeBC trying to keep wildlife wild in Tofino and Ucluelet

“WildSafeBC Program uses education and other initiatives to keep wildlife wild and communities safe”

BC Ferries passengers want more food choices, better Wi-Fi and quiet areas

More than 10,000 people weigh in on plans for four new vessels

Former Ucluelet Canadian Coast Guard building transferred to Province

“The future here is incredible. The building has so much potential.”

Cougar advisory issued for Hot Springs Cove near Tofino

“I’ve met wolves and I’ve seen bears, but never have I seen a cougar before.”

Surfer spots large shark off Wickaninnish Beach in the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

“It came up and did a swoop and then it pulled away like a fighter plane.”

Another rock slide on Highway 4 cuts off Tofino-Ucluelet

Single-lane alternating traffic now moving around debris

Shorebird research strengthens push for dog ban at Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

A study has strengthened the case for banishing dogs from Long Beach between Tofino and Ucluelet

UPDATED: Hwy. 4 between Tofino-Ucluelet and the rest of Vancouver Island reopens after eight hour closure

Drivers are once again stuck either in or out of the Tofino-Ucluelet area Wednesday morning.