Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News

HISTORY COLUMN: Reflecting on the 32nd anniversary of Canada’s apology to Japanese-Canadians

Japanese-Canadians an integral part of Tofino and Ucluelet's history.

  • Sep 22, 2020

 

Storm season expected to arrive in Tofino-Ucluelet on Tuesday

Environment Canada has issued a storm warning for the west coast of Vancouver Island.

 

Ucluelet chamber of commerce searching for new executive director

"Lara did a phenomenal job and we will really miss her."

 

Offleash dogs put shorebirds resting on Tofino beaches in jeopardy

"It's a free-for-all. Most of the violators are locals, I believe, but there are visitors as well."

  • Sep 20, 2020

POLL QUESTION: Should Island Health announce where COVID-19 has been confirmed?

A coalition of B.C. First Nations wants more information about COVID-19 cases to be disclosed.

  • Sep 20, 2020

Ucluelet Co-op celebrates major renovations

"It's just a job well-done."

  • Sep 19, 2020

Surfrider Pacific Rim: Flash Clean Fridays

Grab your reusable gloves, bags and buckets and join Surfrider Pacific Rim's newest initiative.

  • Sep 17, 2020

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation says more resources needed to keep Tribal Parks open during pandemic

Tribal Park Allies program needs more buy-in from Tofino businesses.

Tofino mayor Josie Osborne seeks B.C. NDP nomination for Mid Island-Pacific Rim

Longtime B.C. NDP MLA Scott Fraser announced on Monday that he will not be seeking reelection

Tourists’ vehicles vandalized in Tofino

Community steps up to support visitors.

District of Tofino agrees to sell apartment to help pay for affordable housing project

One-bedroom Gateway apartment unit to be listed at $195,000.

Mid Island-Pacific Rim MLA Scott Fraser won’t seek re-election

Fraser one of two MLAs to announce intentions as election rumours swirl in B.C.

  • Sep 14, 2020

Gates considered at Kennedy watershed

Tofino-Ucluelet locals reflect on solutions to clean up the backroads

  • Sep 11, 2020

‘Locks of Love’ fence near Tofino-Ucluelet consumed with litter

Shocking display of environmental disrespect at Wally Creek.

Driver facing charges after causing collision at Tofino-Ucluelet junction

"People have to be mindful of other drivers," said Sgt. Steve Mancini.

Tofino-Ucluelet region hops up to help frogs migrate under highway

Three new tunnels installed in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

COVID-19: American vessel intercepted near Ucluelet in violation of Quarantine Act

Police were seen investigating the vessel at Ucluelet's 52 Steps Dock.

Grant applications pit Tofino’s gymnasium project against proposed West Coast Multiplex

Tofino's manager of community sustainability says projects represent "mutually assured destruction."

Ucluelet RCMP increase patrol at Kennedy watershed

"There's no social distancing and there is a lot of drugs; total destruction of the environment."

  • Sep 1, 2020