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Time to protect B.C.’s unique glass sponge reefs, conservation group says

Climate change is a “serious and immediate threat” to the 9,000-year old sponges: study

Young tourist caught untying boats from Ucluelet dock

“He was just untying the boats and watching them float away,” said Harbour Master Kevin Cortes.

Ucluelet RCMP warns of scammers impersonating police

“Police will never demand payment of any kind to get rid of an arrest warrant.”

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Ucluelet receives $1M for multi-use space at Amphitrite Point

“I’m glad that we can now go public on it and I look forward to the community dialogue.”

Victoria police investigating possible hate crime on BC Transit bus

A young Black man was randomly struck by a Caucasian man who he did not know

Province backs Hesquiaht First Nation hydro project with $4.1M

Ah’ta’apq Creek Hydropower Project would decrease First Nation’s dependence on diesel.

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve announces limited camping opportunities

The Park Reserve reopened limited camping services for existing reservation holders on June 22.

B.C. reopening travel not sitting well with several First Nations

A number of safety conditions have yet to be met Indigenous leaders maintain

Ty-Histanis resident frustrated by Pacific Rim National Park Reserve reopening

“To see tourists walking through the community is definitely pretty upsetting,” said Hjalmer Wenstob

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation wants murder charge laid against police officer who shot Chantel Moore

‘No one needs to give up their life on a wellness check’, reads a statement from the First Nation

UPDATED: Driver escapes unharmed after vehicle rolls down Sutton Pass embankment

Delays were expected on Hwy. 4 between Tofino-Ucluelet and Port Alberni on Monday morning.

Two B.C. First Nations call for fish farm removal from their territory

Two Campbell River-area First Nations are calling for the removal of a…

Family, friends gather outside B.C. Legislature to grieve Chantel Moore

Healing gathering held at BC Legislature draws hundreds

Rock blasting along Tofino-Ucluelet highway put on hiatus

Commuters should still expect delays on Hwy. 4.

Open burning restrictions to be lifted in Coastal Fire Centre

All open fires will be allowed effective at noon on June 19

New BC Ferry ‘Island Aurora’ starts service off Northern Vancouver Island

Island Aurora will replace the 51-year old Quadra Queen II on Alert Bay-Sointula-Port McNeill run

  • Jun 18, 2020

Haida Gwaii women run Tears to Hope Virtual Relay for MMIWG

Zoey Collinson and Brenna Kowalchuk ran for MMIWG, including Kowalchuk’s niece Chantel Moore

Tofino council signs #DifferentTogether pledge to oppose racism

Tofino’s municipal council has made a public pledge to “oppose racism and hate in all its forms.”