Posts Tagged: west

West Coast Hockey Prep Camp Tofino Trip for multi week participants

Every Saturday at the West Coast Hockey Prep Camp, www.prepcamp.com, we take kids who are spending 2 weeks with us out to Tofino, BC for some paddle boarding, and...

West Coast leaders fear orca habitat protection could bring fishery closures

Tofino mayor Josie Osborne said the southern resident killer whale population was estimated to be around 76 in 2017 and steps must be taken to … Google Alert – tofino

Crews fighting wildfire west of Nanaimo Lakes

B.C. Wildfire Service firefighters are west of Nanaimo fighting a 10-hectare blaze. The wildfire service advised of the fire at Rush Creek on Sunday; it is … Google Alert –...

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 –...

West Coast fishers see empty seas, demand Pacific Salmon Treaty funding

β€œThe impact is all here, in communities like Zeballos, Tofino, Ucluelet, Ahousaht, Port Alberni and Bamfield. All these communities have fishermen and when the fishermen don't make money, it's...

Woman, child killed in snowmobile incident west of Golden: RCMP

A woman and child are dead after a snowmobile incident in the back country near Golden, according to police. Golden-Field RCMP said in a statement Wednesday afternoon that officers...

Likely wolf skeletons dumped by logging road west of Campbell River

Approximately 18-20 dog-like skeletons have been dumped at a popular dumping site off the Duncan Bay Main logging road west of Campbell River. Rick Perry was riding his motorcycle...

Winter surfing in rugged West Coast Tofino not for the faint of heart

But, in case you haven't heard, there are quite a few people hanging out in Tofino who can. And many of them β€” such as the dude making mouth-watering...

Real-life SAR exercises on the west coast for Canadian Armed Forces

It was all for practice, but members of 19 Wing Comox's 442 Transport and Rescue Squadron invaded the west coast of Vancouver Island last week as part of the...

Ben Stewart to replace Christy Clark in Kelowna West

BC Liberal Ben Stewart is returning to the B.C. Legislature as he has regained his seat, winning a byelection in Kelowna West, the seat held by former B.C. Premier...