Posts Tagged: first

VIDEO: Families, first responders honoured at Swissair 20th anniversary service

Stephen Thompson clutched a tissue Sunday afternoon, unable to hold back tears during an emotional service honouring his father and 228 others … Google Alert – tofino

VIDEO: Former BC First Nations chief acquitted of sexual interference

Former B.C. First Nations chief and current Cariboo Regional District director Roger William has been acquitted of a charge of sexual interference of a … Google Alert – tofino

Brooke Henderson wins CP Women's Open, first Canadian since 1973

Brooke Henderson has won the CP Women's Open. She's the first Canadian to win the national title since Jocelyne Bourassa did it in Montreal in 1973 … Google Alert –...

'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

Ucluelet Co-op receives BC's first food waste converter

Tofino Mayor Josie Osborne attended the training session. “It's really exciting that this is the first one in British Columbia. I'm really grateful to the … Google Alert – tofino

1 woman dead in first suspected homicide in Terrace since 2015

RCMP and the North District Major Crime Unit are investigating a targeted homicide in Terrace. A 59-year old woman was found deceased inside a … Google Alert – tofino

Diesel-dependent Hesquiaht First Nation receives $500000 for hydropower project at Hot Springs …

Decreasing Hot Springs Cove's diesel dependency will also decrease the amount of fuel being barged in from Tofino each year. “The shift to reliable, … Google Alert – tofino

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation chief and volunteers search for remains of missing fishermen near Tofino

WATCH: An intense search is underway in the waters and shoreline of Echachist Island off Tofino. Search crews are hoping to find the remains of … Google Alert – tofino

First Nation artist says longhouse display was vandalized in Ucluelet

An extremely disheartening theft shook Ucluelet Tuesday night as a First Nation longhouse display set up by Tla-o-qui-aht artist Hjalmer Wenstob was … Google Alert – tofino

Vancouver Island First Nation seeks answers in search for missing fishermen

Marcel Martin, Carl Michael and Terrance Brown Jr. have been missing since their fishing vessel sank near Tofino on June 15. “Countless hours have … Google Alert – tofino