Opinion

Behest of the West: Stop being bored and grab the peace by the horns

This is Disneyland for nature lovers and there’s not a lineup in sight.

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

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Tofino and Ucluelet Choirs December concert
'Away from the roll of the sea' by Allister MacGillivray
Ucluelet Sail Past 2017
Whaling Station gives big to Surfrider

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on forests and fires

Premier to tackle log shortages, exports and Interior ‘super-mills’

B.C. VIEWS: In 2018, ideology meets reality

Site C only the start of hard choices for Premier John Horgan

VIEWPOINT: Family of husband and father who died at Wick Beach thanks Tofino and Ucluelet for rescue efforts

“Despite all of the incredible efforts of everyone around, he left us that day.”

  • Dec 27th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

Behest of the West: Hark, the clutches of Santa’s claws are harrowing

I believe I may soon be painted the colour of comeuppance.

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on election reform

NDP joins Greens in bid for proportional representation

OPINION POLL: Do you give to charity during the holiday season?

Tofino and Ucluelet’s Co-ops were full of good cheer on Saturday as donations poured in.

Myers high on Canada

AT RANDOM: Mike Myers says it right, eh

Behest of the West: Multiplex survey results could question our dream

Results of survey spread throughout Tofino and Ucluelet expected to be released Wednesday.

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Dec 12th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: B.C. Liberal battle getting bitter

Front-runners Andrew Wilkinson, Todd Stone target Dianne Watts

Liberal leadership hopeful takes advantage of outside lane

Dianne Watts discusses motivation and priorities

  • Dec 9th, 2017

LETTER: I’m voting ‘yes’ to electoral reform

Tom Fletcher defends corporate-backed B.C. Liberals

  • Dec 7th, 2017