Posts Tagged: winter

BC road crews brace for winter storm

Staff from the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure are bracing for another winter walloping tonight. The ministry issued a special information bulletin warning of a spring snowstorm expected to...

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 — such as the dude making mouth-watering...

Virtue and Moir lead Canada into 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Ice dance stars Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir took turns carrying the Canadian flag at the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Friday, hours after their teammates...

Five Islanders carrying Canadian colours in the Winter Olympics

When 225 Canadians follow the flag into Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium Friday, Vancouver Island will have a particular rooting interest in five of them. And we can probably thank Mount...

The count down is on to the BC Winter Games

In less than one month the best athletes from around province will descend on Kamloops for the 2018 B.C. Winter Games. The event, which celebrates sport and community, will...

Vernon skate-skier headed to 2018 Winter Games

Born in Macau in 1979 to parents who had fled war-torn North Vietnam, and raised in Abbotsford, Lam admits he was a gifted athlete, but opted to attend UBC...

Comox Valley's Awesome All Winter and WinterFest Returns

What better way to warm up after a day on the slopes of Mount Washington Alpine Resort or to shake the January blahs, than a night on the town!...

Winter Lights shine in Tofino

During the Winter Lights celebration, the Garden's Darwin's Cafe will be offering up an impressive roster of entertainment, including the Tofino and Ucluelet Adult Choir. “I'm really excited about...

Storm Watching At Tofino's Wickaninnish Inn Is The Ultimate Winter Getaway

Moody skies, rolling waves, the incredible force of nature—there's nothing quite like storm watching in Tofino. If it's not already on your bucket list, … Google Alert – tofino

Search for missing BC man a race against winter weather

A scheduled search has been organized for a vulnerable Williams Lake man who was last seen in Kamloops this summer, during evacuation orders … Google Alert – tofino