Posts Tagged: says

BC Wildfire Service says smoke still concern despite fewer blazes

Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia remains an issue even as fewer blazes are burning, a provincial fire official says. Kevin Skrepnek, chief fire … Google Alert – tofino

Fisheries Department says more staff on waters protecting whales in Canada

New rules to protect whales, dolphins and porpoises have come into effect in Canada, and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans says it is in the … Google Alert –...

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

BC mom says shift change meant no child care, alleges discrimination

A British Columbia mother says her employer discriminated against her when it changed her shift without giving her enough time to find child care for … Google Alert – tofino

Hundreds of thousands families live in daycare 'deserts,' report says

An estimated 776,000 Canadian children live in areas of the country parched of available daycare spaces, suggests a new report that outlines the … Google Alert – tofino

Salmon farms are Ottawa's responsibility, John Horgan says

The B.C. government is setting up a wild salmon advisory council to study the state of wild salmon on the B.C. coast, and will have more to say soon...

Auditor general says unleashed bureaucrats bungled Phoenix, costing millions

The federal government's problem-plagued Phoenix pay system was mismanaged from the very beginning, says a new report that lays blame for the … Google Alert – tofino

Former BC premier says pot industry about to enter Wild West

Canada is about to enter a new gold rush with many dreaming of striking it rich in the marijuana industry, says former British Columbia premier Mike … Google Alert –...

Man helps pull unconscious surfer out of water near Tofino, says lifeguards are needed

After pulling an unconscious woman from the water Sunday morning, David Jensen is urging Tofino, Ucluelet and the Pacific Rim National Park … Google Alert – tofino

TSB says modifications caused fatal sport fishing vessel incident in Tofino

The Transportation Safety Board says modifications made to a commercial sports fishing vessel led to a fatal accident near Tofino, B.C. Google Alert – tofino