Tofino News

'Sesame Street' wants to clarify: Bert and Ernie aren't gay

NEW YORK — The producers of “Sesame Street” want you to know that Bert and Ernie are not, in fact, gay — they're merely the best of friends. Google...

Construction work will impact traffic on highway to Tofino

Starting Wednesday, the highway to and from Tofino and Ucluelet will experience delays due to construction. The Ministry of Transportation is warning … Google Alert – tofino

Filipino-Canadians concerned about family after typhoon hits Philippines

Members of Canada's Filipino community expressed concern about family and friends in the Philippines after a fierce typhoon hit the country over the … Google Alert – tofino

Canada bans use of trans fats in food products

Canada's ban on the main source of artificial trans fats came into effect Monday, making it illegal for manufacturers to use the additive in any food … Google Alert –...

Trudeau upset after meeting with Saskatchewan chiefs

A Saskatchewan chief says a video posted online showing Prime Minister Justin Trudeau telling First Nations leaders he is upset about how time was … Google Alert – tofino

Abdelrazik torture lawsuit delay would be unconscionable: lawyer

The federal government is making a last-minute plea to delay the Federal Court hearing of a long-simmering lawsuit from a Montreal man over … Google Alert – tofino

Tofino and Ucluelet candidates announced for Oct. 20 municipal election

The nomination period for B.C.'s upcoming municipal elections ended on Friday and Tofino and Ucluelet will both have a large list of candidates to … Google Alert – tofino

Ucluelet honours Terry Fox

Heavy rainfall pelted down on Ucluelet Sunday morning, but that didn't stop residents and visitors from running and walking through town to honour a … Google Alert – tofino

Tenants union pushes back against BC's 4.5% rent increase

About a week after the province announced it will be allowing a 4.5 per cent rent rate increase, many are asking where the B.C. NDP's renters' rebate … Google Alert...

Vigil for Jessica Patrick

Nearly 300 people gathered on short notice in the cold drizzle Sunday afternoon in Smithers to honour another woman who lost her life, 18-year-old … Google Alert – tofino