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DFO trying to return young whale to pod after beached mother died on Vancouver Island

DFO trying to return young whale to pod after beached mother died on Vancouver Island

Whale beached on Saturday, March 23
Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District gets funding for food security

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District gets funding for food security

Regional district will use $223,655 to conduct a two-phase study on food security needs
‘Glacial pace’ for new hospital frustrates Tofino-Ucluelet region

‘Glacial pace’ for new hospital frustrates Tofino-Ucluelet region

Optimism remains that united clamouring will bear fruit with Island Health
B.C. First Nation shares concerns over oil spills with UN

B.C. First Nation shares concerns over oil spills with UN

‘Right now the only losses compensated are economic’: Heiltsuk Chief Marilyn Slett
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve warns of avian flu around Tofino - Ucluelet

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve warns of avian flu around Tofino - Ucluelet

Sick or deceased birds should be reported to the Provincial Wild Bird Reporting Line: 1-866-431-2474
Swatting incident draws heavy police response to Courtenay neighbourhood

Swatting incident draws heavy police response to Courtenay neighbourhood

Parksville man suffers broken bones, family dog flees scene of Highway 4 crash

Parksville man suffers broken bones, family dog flees scene of Highway 4 crash

Head-on collision happened west of Cathedral Grove, two sent to hospital; search for dog continues
Tofino’s council clashes with staff in surprise vote to opt in to Bill-35

Tofino’s council clashes with staff in surprise vote to opt in to Bill-35

Ucluelet waits but Tofino council spurns staff recommendation and opts in to short term rental laws
Ucluelet woman plans to set sail, buy property with $18M win

Ucluelet woman plans to set sail, buy property with $18M win

The retiree says she also hopes to buy a new car
Indigenous mineral interests protected as province modernizes mineral tenure act

Indigenous mineral interests protected as province modernizes mineral tenure act

‘If you want to mine here, we have to … keep our lands and waters healthy’ – Ehattesaht Chief