Posts Tagged: national

VIDEO: Police dogs show off their skills ahead of national contest

Nearly 40 dog teams from across Canada are coming to Vancouver for the 2018 Canadian Police Canine Association Trials this weekend. Google Alert – tofino

Tragic death at BC's Long Beach spurs calls for return of lifeguards at national park

The nearest BC Ambulance Service station in Tofino is about a 15-minute drive away. “The surf program, and the surf at Long Beach especially, is a … Google Alert –...

15-year- old Mathea Olin of Tofino defends her national surfing titles

If you ever find yourself on the beaches of Cox Bay in Tofino, B.C., chances are you'll see one of countries best surfers. 15-year- old Mathea Olin, defended her...

Island surfers ride home waves to national titles

Peter Devries of Tofino won his eighth Canadian men's title and then looked across the Pacific to what is looming. “The Olympics will be exciting for the surf world...

National surf champs crowned at Wickaninnish Beach

Tofino surfer Peter Devries won his eighth national title Saturday at Wickaninnish Beach in the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. The win gets him one step closer to qualifying...

Here's how Canada's national public alert system will work

Canadians seeking updates on public emergencies will soon have to look no further than their mobile phones. Later this week, telecom providers will become part of the National Public...

Vancouver Island pooches celebrate National Puppy Day

With Black Press community newspapers in communities throughout most of the province, our readers have a whole lot of adorable pups between them. To celebrate National Puppy Day, March...

Coastal Rainforests in Tofino – Pacific Rim National Park – Calgary to Vancouver Canada Road Trip

Day 13 The weather was on our side today so we made the most of it by exploring some coastal rainforest paths and more beaches. Even managed to squeeze...

Field set for Scotties Tournament of Hearts national curling championship

There will be a blend of experience and youth heading to Penticton for the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, beginning on Jan. 27 at the South Okanagan Events Centre....

Long Beach – Pacific Rim National Park, Tofino Area, BC

This is probably one of the most gorgeous beaches in Canada located on west coast of Vancouver Island between Ucluelet and Tofino. Long Beach is famous for its surf,...