Shayne Morrow

Court strikes down Hupacasath FN challenge over FIPA

The Federal Court of Appeal has dismissed a legal challenge by Hupacasath First Nation to FIPA.

Tsunami sirens used for real

For Alberni residents, the most noticeable reminder of the 1964 disaster takes place at 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month

1964 tsunami: Port Alberni acts on lessons learned from tidal wave

From an emergency preparedness plan to building codes, Port Alberni has learned from the big wave of 50 years ago.

1964 tsunami: Disaster strikes in the middle of the night

When water surged up the Alberni Inlet following an Alaskan earthquake, people were unaware until morning.