Andrew Bailey

UPDATED: Ucluelet and Tofino mayors call for “calmness” and “empathy” as highway closure cuts communities off from supplies

Ministry of transportation expects to open road for “essential travel only” from noon-8 p.m. Friday.

UPDATED: Tofino-Ucluelet highway to open from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday before shutting down for 24 hours

Vehicles will be screened at the Tofino/Ucluelet junction and at Sproat Lake.

Police recover body of Tofino man near Hot Springs Cove

An RCMP dive team has recovered the body of a Tofino man in his 50s.

Dog reunited with Tofino owner, months after being taken from beach

Shannon Boothman ‘ecstatic’ at pet’s return after a tip leads to social media search

Itska back in owner’s arms after man returns missing Tofino dog

Shannon Boothman reunited with Itska on Sunday

Wild Pacific Trail extension axed after District of Ucluelet loses legal challenge

“It was a four-year, ongoing, stressful dispute.”

West Coast welcomes its first veterinarian in years

Tofino and Ucluelet without a full-time vet since 2004

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve raises fees

Cost to explore paradise between Tofino and Ucluelet on the rise.

Tofino and Ahousaht RCMP searching for missing man near Hot Springs Cove

Police seeking public’s assistance in locating Dan Kortes.

Dismal returns sound alarm over salmon crisis in Tofino and Ucluelet

‘It’s not time to do ‘something’, it’s time to start panicking’

Cermaq employee killed in incident at fish farm off Vancouver Island’s west coast

Company offers resources and support through difficult time.

UPDATED: Fire destroys Ucluelet First Nation home

Crews from Tofino, Ucluelet and Hitacu spend over three hours battling blaze

Ucluelet mayor demands wi-fi for commuters stuck in Hwy. 4 construction closures

“Once you get into that dead zone, you’re just in the abyss.”

Ucluelet Aquarium celebrates “best” season to date

“We had some wonderful, really engaged visitors,” said curator Laura Griffith Cochrane.

Residents push back against renaming of Ucluelet Secondary School

“We are just fine thanks, put the money into our children’s education.”

BC Hydro plans emergency power outage in Ucluelet on Friday

The outage is not expected to impact Tofino or the Ucluelet First Nation community of Hitacu.

Washout brings delays to drivers heading in and out of Tofino-Ucluelet

West Coast commuters are facing delays Tuesday morning.

Five rescued after boat smashes into the rocks between Tofino and Ahousaht

Ahousaht volunteers, coast guard leap into action in stormy weekend seas

Search continues for missing Tofino dog allegedly taken by tourists

Shannon Boothman fears Itska has been taken off Vancouver Island after sighting at Nanaimo ferry.

Poole’s Land finale: Tofino’s legendary ‘hippie commune’ being dismantled

Series of land-use fines inspire owner Michael Poole to sell the roughly 20-acre property.