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Lightning strike shuts down camera on Tofino-Ucluelet highway

"One of our radio repeater sites was recently struck by lightning."

Mid Island – Pacific Rim MLA Josie Osborne officially resigns as Tofino’s mayor

Osborne submitted her resignation last week.

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation announces lockdown after member tests positive for COVID-19

Essential travel only and restricted to Tofino and Ucluelet.

Leaders from Tofino-Ucluelet region urge tourists to stay away for two weeks

The West Coast is pausing its winter tourist season temporarily due to rising COVID-19 numbers

Victoria woman says Tofino Airbnb host encouraged travel despite provincial restrictions

"The only way I would get a refund is if she would be able to rebook the suite for that weekend."

Some Ucluelet restaurants heading back to take-out only as COVID-19 concerns rise

Ucluelet mayor Mayco Noel urges residents to be respectul of business owners' decisions.

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation announces lockdown after member tests positive for COVID-19

Essential travel only and restricted to Tofino and Ucluelet.

Ucluelet’s Black Rock Resort shuts down restaurant and spa after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Black Rock's assistant general manager Lara Kemps says resort was informed on Nov. 18.

Tofino chef strikes a deal on CBC’s Dragons’ Den

Lisa Ahier brought endorsements from Sarah McLachlan and Terry David Mulligan.

Storm warning in effect for Tofino and Ucluelet

Batten down the hatches, West Coast.

Tofino chef to appear on CBC’s Dragons’ Den tonight

Will chef Lisa Ahier's SoBo smoked wild salmon chowder please the palettes of dragons?

COVID-19: Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation announces return to Stage 1 restrictions

Members asked to limit travel to the neighbouring communities of Tofino and Ucluelet.

Tofino’s Hotel Zed changes liquor licence request from 2 a.m. to midnight

"This was listening to the community's concerns," Brent Baker told the Westerly News.

Concerns pour in as Tofino’s Hotel Zed requests new liquor licence

Hotel Zed hopes to score a liquor licence that would allow service from 9 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Tofino aims to combat winter doldrums with temporary ice rink

District prepares to install temporary ice rink in RV parking lot in December

Tofino's welcome sign. (Westerly file photo)

Island Health announces possible COVID-19 exposure in Tofino

Tofino Brewing Company listed as possible exposure site.

Tofino's welcome sign. (Westerly file photo)
District of Tofino welcome sign. (Westerly file photo)

Tofino calls out for childcare providers

Community need outweighs supply.

District of Tofino welcome sign. (Westerly file photo)
Surveillance footage from Chocolate Tofino shows a thief breaking into the popular West Coast chocolate shop.

Surveillance footage shows thief break into Chocolate Tofino

"The losses were negligible based on the actions of my staff," Cam Shaw told the Westerly News.

Surveillance footage from Chocolate Tofino shows a thief breaking into the popular West Coast chocolate shop.
Tofino’s local government met in council chambers on Oct. 27. Council chambers remains closed to the public, but meetings can be watched live online. (Andrew Bailey photo)

Tofino’s municipal council lends support to local media

Tofino became the first municiplaity outside Ontario to endorse Ink-stainedwretches.org's resolution.

Tofino’s local government met in council chambers on Oct. 27. Council chambers remains closed to the public, but meetings can be watched live online. (Andrew Bailey photo)
Josie Osborne took this selfie outside of the polling station at the Friendship Centre in Port Alberni on Oct. 24.

Ucluelet mayor excited to work with familiar new MLA

Mayco Noel looks forward to working with Tofino's former mayor Josie Osborne in her new role.

Josie Osborne took this selfie outside of the polling station at the Friendship Centre in Port Alberni on Oct. 24.