Tofino News

To address peacock problem, BC city moves ahead on trapping plan

The City of Surrey in June approved a relocation plan that includes trapping and relocating an estimated 100 peacocks in Sullivan Heights, but that … Google Alert – tofino

Safeway union urges prejection of mediator recommendations

Safeway's B.C. unionized workers are being asked to reject recommendations made by mediator Vince Ready meant to break a negotiations impasse … Google Alert – tofino

Fire chases BC crews out of their own camp

Firefighters from a small community in the Okanagan were among those who travelled to help out in Burns Lake this week as crews there battle a fire … Google Alert...

Quebec sets aside $900 million for companies hurt by US tariffs

The Quebec government is setting aside almost $ 900 million for companies affected by tariffs recently imposed on Canada by the United States. Google Alert – tofino

Paradise Saved: Tofino, British Columbia

On the far western shores of Vancouver Island, in a misty rainforest pounded by Pacific surf is Tofino, British Columbia, a town aptly nicknamed The … Google Alert – tofino

Pet goldfish invades small BC lake

All it takes is one. Goldfish have been found in abundance in a lake south of Whistler after it's believed someone released a pet goldfish or two into the …...

Altidore nets 3 as Toronto drubs Whitecaps 5-2

TORONTO — A hat trick by Jozy Altidore helped Toronto FC lift the Voyageurs Trophy for a seventh time Wednesday, winning the Canadian … Google Alert – tofino

From pop culture to medieval times: PNE starts this weekend

The Fair at the PNE kicks off this Saturday, and it's jam-packed with everything from BMX riders to jousting knights and all your favourite bands. Google Alert – tofino

New helipad approved for Tofino hospital after an 8-year absence

Helicopter ambulances will soon be able to land at the hospital in Tofino, B.C. after an eight-year absence. Island Health is working with the Tofino … Google Alert – tofino

Eastern Vancouver Island now under Level 4 drought conditions

Continued warm and dry conditions have prompted the province to elevate the drought rating in for east Vancouver Island, to Level 4. As a result, a … Google Alert –...