Posts Tagged: fight

'Disjointed' system hinders British Columbia First Nations in wildfire fight

A fragmented system that makes British Columbia responsible for regional districts but gives the federal government authority for First Nations is … Google Alert – tofino

Advocates slam BC government ads meant to fight overdose crisis

An advocacy group is calling out the B.C. government for a string of advertisements meant to ease the stigma around drug use, saying the ads ignore … Google Alert –...

Cool Fight with Jim the Pilot Flying into Tofino British Columbia #JimthePilot

Jim the Pilot Cool Fight with Jim the Pilot Flying into Tofino British Columbia #JimthePilot

BC mother writes to fight opioid crisis

The worst thing a parent can do is ignore the signs and believe it can't happen to their own child. That's the message woven through the pages of … Google...

BC company sends planes to fight California wildfires

Coulson Aviation of Port Alberni has sent two of its aerial firefighting C-130 tankers to California to help fight fires that have been raging out of control in the...

VIDEO: Canadian veterans fight to reinstate lifelong pensions

Burnaby's Central Park was packed with people on Sunday morning, all there with one goal: to bring back lifelong pensions for veterans. The event … Google Alert – tofino

NDP leadership hopefuls fight it out for support at last debate

The marathon race to become the next leader of the federal NDP is ramping up as the four remaining candidates face off in Vancouver for the last … Google Alert...

Canadian military personnel learn how to fight fires in Chilliwack

The military personnel are being trained by Kelly Hatfull, a register professional forester and training consultant, who is guiding them through the … Google Alert – tofino

Riske Creek ranchers go it alone in fight against dangerous wildfire

“I just want this nightmare to be over,” said rancher and lifelong Riske Creek resident, Raylene Poffenroth. “This fire is scary, so scary. You just don't … Google Alert –...

Hawaii Mars available to fight BC wildfires: Coulson

The Hawaii Mars waterbomber may be up in the air this wildfire season after all. In a Sunday night Facebook post, Coulson Group CEO Wayne … Google Alert – tofino