tourism One Still Missing In Whale Watching Capsize Accident By Craig McCullloch • Oct 26, 2015 Albert Titian / Facebook Listen Listening... / 0:54 More details are emerging from the capsizing of a whale watching boat off the west coast of Vancouver Island. Of the 27 passengers on board, five have been declared dead and searchers are trying to find one who is missing. Five Killed As Vancouver Whale Watching Boat Capsizes By Craig McCulloch • Oct 26, 2015 Albert Titian / Facebook Listen Listening... / 0:59 Five people were killed Sunday when a whale watching boat overturned off the west coast of Vancouver Island. Twenty-one people were rescued and Sunday night one was still missing. Large Cruise Ships Call On Small Northwest Ports To Fill Out Itineraries By Tom Banse • May 9, 2014 Visitor7 / Wikimedia Listen Listening... / 1:17 Cruise season has begun in the Pacific Northwest with the arrival of gleaming cruise ships. They'll be steaming back-and-forth to Alaska all summer from Vancouver and Seattle.