Posts Tagged: dies

Ottawa-area woman dies in BC surfing accident

The 52-year-old woman got caught in a rip tide off Tofino, and was unresponsive when she was pulled from the water. 0. 28 minutes ago by: Jason … Google Alert...

Tofino visitor dies on popular surfing beach

A 52-year-old woman has died after she was pulled from the ocean near Tofino, B.C., this weekend, according to police. Surfers and other bystanders … Google Alert – tofino

Central Vancouver Island man dies in single-vehicle collision

A Port Alberni man is dead following an accident late Saturday, May 29 on Stirling Arm Road in Port Alberni. Port Alberni RCMP responded to a single … Google Alert...

Former Social Credit MLA dies at 88

Hanson was mayor of Vernon, starting in 1981, before entering provincial politics in 1986, becoming a Social Credit MLA in the Okanagan-North riding from 1986 to 1991, and then...

BC man dies after rescued from sinking fishing boat

A Prince Rupert fisherman has died after suffering an apparent heart attack aboard the Western Commander. Clyde Dudoward, 70, was a father, grandfather, and well known in the Prince...

Stephen Hawking dies at 76

Stephen Hawking, whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralyzed by disease, has died, a family spokesman said early Wednesday. β€œHe was a great...

Man dies after surf accident near Tofino, BC

TOFINO, B.C. — A 24-year-old man has died while surfing near the resort town of Tofino, B.C.. Police say they received a call Saturday about a surfing incident on...

27-year-old man dies after surfing in Tofino

RCMP and the B.C. Coroners Service is investigating after a 27-year-old man died Saturday while surfing at Long Beach in Tofino. "We understand that he died in a surfing...

Wife dies 4 days after husband killed in same car crash on Highway 3

A Cranbrook woman who was in critical condition following a tragic car accident this weekend has passed away, according to an update from her family. Joan McKinnon was taken...

False killer whale dies at Vancouver Aquarium

Chester, a false killer whale that was rescued after being stranded on Chesterman Beach in Tofino three years ago, has died, according to a press release issued by the...