Posts Tagged: season

Worst may almost be over for 2018 BC wildfire season

The worst of the B.C. wildfire season may be over. According to chief fire information office Kevin Skrepnek, there is a lot less fire activity occurring in … Google Alert...

BC wildfire season now second worst in province's history

Government statistics indicate this year's wildfire season is the second worst in British Columbia's history, burning 945 square kilometres of land. Google Alert – tofino

BC works to safeguard livestock during another tough wildfire season

British Columbia's agriculture minister says critical lessons learned from last year's wildfires that had ranchers and producers suffering devastating … Google Alert – tofino

MP pushes for Tofino lifeguards in wake of deadly surfing season

While two surfing deaths have rocked the Tofino region this year, the B.C. Coroner's Service says only two suspected drowning deaths related to … Google Alert – tofino

Pass the tissue: Length of allergy season up 60 per cent

If you've noticed itchier eyes and runnier noses this spring, you're not alone. According to research done by London Drugs and Aerobiology Research … Google Alert – tofino

Calving season brings hope for Cariboo ranchers

Calving season is just getting going at Jenny and Cuyler Huffman's 153 Mile Ranch Ltd just south of Williams Lake, bringing some normalcy to what has been an undoubtedly...

Travel: Tofino in the off season

“You can still go surfing. You can still go on marine life watching tours. You can still take a boat or a float plane to Hot Springs Cove. There's...

Wrestling season underway in Ucluelet and Tofino

“It's a bit of a rebuild year, but I know there's a lot of keen kids at the elementary schools in both Tofino and Ucluelet so, hopefully, we're going...

Reporters reflect on the 2017 wildfire season

This summer several Black Press Media reporters were not only tasked with covering the raging wildfires across the province but many were also living at the front and centre...

PHOTOS: BC lights up for the holiday season

The Canadian Coast Guard participated in the first annual Sea of Lights parade hosted by Tofino Resort and Marina on Saturday night. The event saw festively decorated vessels sailing...