Friday, February 22, 2013

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the following changes to the Ministry

at a private swearing-in ceremony at Rideau Hall:

The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, as Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, will continue the...

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Monday, March  4th, 7 pm

Nanaimo Conference Centre

The coalition of stakeholders are hosting a public town hall meeting to discuss the proposed development to Nanaimo Boat Basin, to be held March 4th 2013 at the Nanaimo Conference Centre at 7pm

Everyone is invited and...

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Elections BC is conducting an enumeration and updating the provincial voters list for the May 2013 Provincial General Election. Are you on the voters list?

“Elections BC is implementing a multi-layered approach to enumerating the province in advance of the May 2013 Provincial General...

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Police departments throughout British Columbia will collect unwanted and unauthorized guns from the public during a firearms amnesty in June 2013.

The program, announced at a meeting of the B.C. Association of Chiefs of Police, will help remove the firearms from the community, reducing...

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Dancers of Damelahamid, in partnership with the UBC Museum of Anthropology (MOA), present the Coastal First Nations Dance Festival -a weeklong celebration of the diverse stories, songs, and dances of the Indigenous peoples of the northwest coast from March 6 to 10, 2013 at MOA. This year’s...

Monday, February 18, 2013


RE: Resignation of Minister of Indian Affairs

On Friday, February 15, 2013, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development (Canada), John Duncan resigned. His resignation was timed for after the close of business in...

Friday, February 15, 2013

(Port Alberni) “ Fisheries not coal “is the theme of a public meeting at Char’s Landing on Argyle Street Thursday February 21, from 7 to 9 pm. Roberta Stevenson, executive director of the BC Shellfish Growers is the keynote speaker.

“The negative effects on food production especially...

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Indigenous women face among the highest rates of violence in Canada.

The 5th Annual Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women will be held on Sunday, Feb. 17.

We will gather at 11 a.m. outside Our Place at 919Pandora Ave. At noon we will march down Pandora to...

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Deadline for Expressions of Interest has now been extended to Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Request for Expressions of Interest from BC Aboriginal Organizations

to Host ...