Tofino News

Displaced kids in humanitarian crises need more money, says Bibeau

OTTAWA — The world must do more to educate children forced from their homes as it grapples with the epic level of humanitarian disaster unfolding … Google Alert – tofino

Officer cleared of all charges in Freddie Gray case

BALTIMORE — Prosecutors failed for the second time in their bid to hold Baltimore police accountable for the arrest and death of Freddie Gray when … Google Alert – tofino

Garneau to unveil renewed campaign against pointing lasers at planes

OTTAWA — The federal government is set to launch a social media campaign to shine a light on the ongoing problem of people pointing lasers at … Google Alert –...

Egypt sends submarine to hunt for crashed jet's black boxes

CAIRO — Egypt sent a submarine Sunday to join the hunt for the flight recorders from the EgyptAir jetliner that crashed in the Mediterranean and killed … Google Alert –...

Missing boa constrictor recovered in duffel bag thanks to anonymous tip

CORNER BROOK, N.L. — A missing three-metre boa constrictor that caused some concern among local residents was safely returned on Sunday to … Google Alert – tofino

Spears kicks off Billboard Awards, Weeknd wins 1st award

Britney Spears kicked off the 2016 Billboard Music Awards — clearly lip syncing — with a performance that featured several of her hits and some of … Google Alert –...

The two worlds of Vancouver Island

Tofino is known for many things: its wilderness, surfing and kilometres of crescent beaches. Plus its award-winning eateries, including Wolf in the Fog, … Google Alert – tofino

Ripley's reopens in Niagara Falls, Ont., after six-month makeover

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. — Oddball items and curiosities are back on display in Niagara Falls, Ont., now that one of the city's mainstay attractions has … Google Alert – tofino

Not your grandfather's kilt: Designer bringing tartan into modern fashion world

HALIFAX — A rainbow of Scottish tartans are piled floor-to-ceiling on a shelf in the corner of Veronica MacIsaac's tiny Halifax studio, a chaotic space … Google Alert – tofino

New research raises questions about Liberal plans to change parental leave

OTTAWA — New research shows Canada's parental leave program leaves out two-fifths of mothers, many of them low-income, and points to a stark … Google Alert – tofino