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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Top federal officials delivered a message to lead negotiators of the five Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations involved in an ongoing fisheries court case that they may not present a reconciliation agreement before...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The foundation for Tla-o-quia-ht’s language learning and revitalization is progressing with the release of a new beginner language book with accompanying audio cd and flashcards.

Monday, December 11, 2017

It has been about 10 months since 22-year-old Angeline Frank lost her grandfather to suicide and much has happened since.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

As part of the ongoing urban gatherings this month, staff with the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Kuu’asa program ventured south of the border to spend time with members in Seattle, Washington on Dec. 8...

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Almost 150 Nuu-chah-nulth-aht congregated in Vancouver on Thursday to reconnect with their cultural roots.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Intermediate and high school students are excited about the upcoming release of a video music production they made featuring scenes from the community and a taste of Ditidaht language.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Qu'asa hosted the first of five December urban gatherings for Nuu-chah-nulth-aht in Campbell River on Tuesday, Dec. 5, bringing approximately 100 people from several generations to the Thunderbird Hall.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

More than 200 laid-off Somass Mill employees and their supporters showed up at Tyee Landing Nov. 30 in an effort to save their jobs.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

When it comes to communicating the risks of diabetes, the effectiveness of the message depends on how it’s delivered, according to those who work closely with Nuu-chah-nulth-aht.

Monday, December 4, 2017

This fall, Ahousaht member Shakayla Thomas made the big leap from a remote First Nations community to full-time attendance in university. And her basketball skills were all part of the package.

Friday, December 1, 2017

After helping to open a library in Ahousaht’s high school this fall, a charitable foundation is drafting plans with the First Nation to develop an adult education centre.

Friday, December 1, 2017

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council president is set to be the first speaker in a new monthly lecture series at Vancouver Island University, addressing how Canada can improve its relationship with Indigenous...

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council has named Andrew Callicum as its next vice-president with a byelection vote today.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

An author and entrepreneur is coming to Port Alberni promising to share his ideas on economic development while simultaneously addressing social issues.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Last week, with a tropical storm on the way, bringing the potential for serious flooding, Tseshaht First Nation shifted into prevention mode, and it paid off, according to Emergency Operations Director Hugh...

Monday, November 27, 2017

On a rainy afternoon in mid-November Rueben Thomas stands outside the offices of Teechuktl Mental Health on Port Alberni’s Third Avenue, holding a sign he’s just made for the camera.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

This fall the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls continued with hearings at specific locations across the country.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

With a “tropical” rainstorm impending, Tseshaht First Nation activated an emergency response plan to prevent the sort of damage incurred in recent years.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Emergency Management BC has issued a warning for flooding in the Alberni Valley, a recurring situation that has once again put residents on the Tseshaht reserve at risk.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Tseshaht are waiting to see how Parks Canada handles the cleanup of thousands of fish farm feed bags that were discovered in the Broken Group Islands this month.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A forum on how Canada’s universities can better serve its indigenous peoples is coming to Vancouver Island in 2018.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

More effective training is needed to help prepare police officers for the cultural complexities of First Nations communities, according to the leaders of Nuu-chah-nulth nations.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Two decades ago when Greg Louie was running Ahousaht’s Maaqtusiis school, it became clear the existing building could no longer house the growing number of the First Nation’s youth.

Friday, November 17, 2017

After moving services to its new location in July, the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Teechuktl department held the official opening of its location on Port Alberni’s Third Avenue Thursday.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Nuu-chah-nulth Employment and Training Program is offering up another round of education upgrading for adults.

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