Andrew Bailey

Tofino family displaced after house fire

“Despite the quick action of the Fire Department, the home suffered significant damage.”

Ahousaht basketball star a role model for First Nation’s young athletes

“There’s so much potential at home to play and go further and I want to show them that it’s possible.”

VIDEO: Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns slams government for keeping thousands of spilled aquaculture bags a secret

“Clearly this government cares 1,000 times more about its image than protecting the environment.”

Tofino artist a finalist for Salt Spring National Art Prize

Daniels’ piece ‘Unititled (Coffee Cup)’ was selected from over 2,000 submissions.

Surf group winning the war on plastic bags

The Tofino Co-op will no longer provide plastic bags, following in the footsteps of the Ucluelet location that already made the change earlier this year.

Incoming storm prompts extreme wave advisory at Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Flooded beaches, floating logs and hazardous surf conditions expected.

Nails endangering sea lions on Ucluelet float spark DFO investigation

“In addition to being cruel and inhumane, it’s completely ineffective.”

Humpback whale washes up near Ucluelet

A necropsy performed on the large mammal revealed it had a broken jaw, which indicates significant trauma.

VIDEO: Ex-Canuck Willie Mitchell spots rare salmon shark off Tofino

‘Fishing and eating tuna is marvellous. But it’s what you see out there.’

Tofino RCMP praises Ahousaht First Nation’s response to plane crash

“It creates a strong team in providing response and they’re an integral part of that team.”

Driver ‘OK’ after semi-trailer crashes on Highway 4

“He’s very fortunate to have essentially walked away from the collision at this point.”

Plane crash near Tofino

A light aircraft with two people on board crashed near Tofino Tuesday afternoon.

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

UPDATE: Highway 4 reopens

The road between Port Alberni and the Tofino-Ucluelet junction was closed for roughly three hours.

Ucluelet First Nation announces more consistent policing presence

“We are extremely pleased to have Constable Midlane in our community.”

Ucluelet mayor says highway closure shows need for car ferry between Port Alberni and West Coast

“Things like yesterday happen and it plugs up the whole system.”

UPDATE: Highway 4 reopens after roughly 24-hour closure caused by flipped fuel truck

“The road is open to single lane alternating traffic.”

BC VOTES 2017: Scott Fraser wins Mid Island-Pacific Rim

UPDATE: West coasters hope for more focus on their issues as Fraser takes back his seat