Ahousaht First Nation Warriors Win B.C. Salmon Farm Standoff

Jeff Matthews | Posted 09.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jeff Matthews

A salmon farm like the one proposed can create about the same amount of raw sewage as a city the size of Kelowna. "It's common sense," says Lennie John. "We fish in these waters for food, we don't go into Cermaq's kitchen and leave manure all over the floor."

First Nation Blockades Tofino-Area Salmon Farm

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

They fear possible diseases bred in fish within the open nets could be passed to clam beds or wild salmon travelling to and from nearby spawning rivers.

3 Dead After Fishing Boat Capsizes Near Tofino

CP | Posted 09.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA — Three men are dead after a commercial fishing boat capsized near Tofino, B.C. A fourth man was rescued from a life raft early Sunday m...

20 Canadian Restaurants You Must Try

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

On Monday, will announce its fourth annual Top 50 Restaurants in Canada rankings. It's a survey of elite diners, industry experts, and leading travel and food journalists who take the pulse of the nation's dining scene. It's an ever-changing and exciting time to dine out across Canada. Here is the list of the 20 best restaurants I tried during the past 12 months.

LOOK: B.C.'s Best Beaches

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 06.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

It's that time of year!

Tofino's Feast Showcases Flavours of the West Coast

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 05.08.2015 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

When I first visited Tofino in 2003, there were few restaurants besides the opulent Pointe. Now, the city is teeming with choice establishments. That community love for food explodes into euphoria on May 8. The two-week Feast Tofino festival features 17 events, several of which include visiting chefs from Vancouver.

B.C. Floating Fortress Is A Whole New Level Of Living Off-Grid

Posted 04.16.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Tofino couple's home is off grid, off land, and off the chain.

Gorgeous B.C. Beach House Oozes West Coast Style

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

You can literally walk out of the the house, onto the beach, and surf your troubles away.

Tofino Resort Bucks B.C. Trend And Remains Locally Owned

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The $30-million Pacific Sands Beach Resort was bought by a B.C. company despite rumours of Chinese investor interest.

Goats On a Roof and More Curiosities on Vancouver Island

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 02.07.2015 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

More than one million visitors arrive every year to see this accidental tourist attraction. The goats first appeared 40 years ago, when the Coombs market was built by Norwegian immigrants who had grown up with sod roofs and wanted to bring that feature to their adopted country.

Tiny B.C. Town Cooks Up Big Accolades

The Huffington Post B.C. | Hillary Nguyen-Don | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Bamfield seafood salad from Wolf In The Fog (Christopher Pouget Photography) The town of Tofino, population 1,800, has been causing quite a stir in...

B.C. Humpback Whale Injured, Tangled In Rope

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. researchers are looking for a young humpback whale who is injured and may still be tangled in rope. A team with the Pacific Region Fisheries a...

$17,000 Driving Tour Of Beautiful B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The closest most of us get to expensive luxury cars is at trade shows (or maybe if you attend UBC, the University of Beautiful Cars) but you can g...

THOUSANDS Of Jellyfish-Like Creatures Wash Up In Tofino

CBC | Posted 10.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Tofino, B.C., beachgoers were surprised Monday morning to discover that thousands of tiny jellyfish-like creatures had washed up on local beaches. ...

Whale Rarely Seen In B.C. Washes Ashore In Distress

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Staff at Vancouver Aquarium are working around the clock to try and save a rare cetacean known as a "false killer whale" that was found st...

One Night At This B.C. Resort Costs $3,923

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A luxury tent resort on Vancouver Island has cracked a top 10 list of the world's most expensive hotels. The Clayoquot Wilderness Resort near Tofin...

B.C. Beach Cleared After WWII Munitions Found

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PACIFIC RIM NATIONAL PARK, B.C. - Strolling the delicate dunes of the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve on Vancouver Island is once again possible, af...

Country's Top Female Surfers To Take To The Waves

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - For the fourth straight year, dozens of women will climb into neoprene wetsuits this weekend, pull on their booties and gloves and paddle ...

Why An Island Couple Is Boycotting The Election

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Don't be surprised if Wayne Adams and Catherine King boycott the ballot box on May 14.The full-time artists who live on a floating garden ...

WATCH: Orcas Chase B.C. Surfers!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Surfers near Tofino, B.C., were sent running for dry land earlier this week when a pod of orcas got a little too close for comfort Tofino videograp...

Meet Tofino's New Mayor

CBC | Posted 03.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Josie Osborne is the new mayor of Tofino. The position opened up in the popular Vancouver Island tourist town in November when then-mayor...

Cougar Tears Off Man's Pants

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Fearing for his life, a 38-year-old Vancouver Island man says he ran from the fangs and claws of a ravenous cougar and scaled a hefty piec...

WATCH: Closer Encounters Of the Whale Kind

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A group of fishermen in Vancouver Island near Tofino got more than an idyllic trip last month when they stopped their boat to watch a few humpback wha...

Mother Of Newborn Baby Punched In Hospital

CBC | Posted 10.07.2012 | Canada

A Tofino, B.C., man has been arrested after allegedly punching the mother of his newborn in the head while she cradled the infant in her arms in a hos...

Did A Shark Attack B.C. Woman?

CBC | Posted 09.22.2012 | Canada

A Vancouver Island woman believes a shark bit off part of her finger in B.C. waters while she was trying to surf for the first time. Kaitl...