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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Of the $45 million for infrastructure projects currently on the books for Nuu-chah-nulth Nations, to be completed over the next seven years through the Capital Programs department of the Nuu-chah-nulth...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Hundreds of people arrived at Ahousaht’s Thunderbird Hall April 16 at the invitation of Edward ‘Squeak’ Campbell to share in a feast, and in song and dance, and to unite in a show of support for Campbell...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

A family dinner was held on April 16 at the Port Alberni Friendship Centre to honor late Maxine Sam and to dry the family's tears after their year-long public mourning.  

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

A tlaakt'uuthla (memorial gathering) April 16 was held to celebrate the life of late James Dick of Tseshaht and mark the end of the family’s grieving period.

Friday, April 15, 2016

Children from Wickaninnish Elementary that participated in the inaugural High Ground Hike April 15 came home from school better equipped to survive an earthquake thanks to a free emergency kit from...

Friday, April 15, 2016

Ernie Smith saw some good traffic at his table at the Metal Jewellery Design course in Campbell River April 14.

Photos by Denise Titian

Thursday, April 14, 2016

A tsunami is a series of ocean waves caused by a major (above Magnitude 7.5) earthquake, usually at sea.

Shock waves from the quake radiate in all directions along the seabed, and they can travel...

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Hupacasath member Alana Sayers has received a Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council Grant to answer the question: “What is Indigenous Literature?”

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Updated with remarks from Principal Joe McHale of Maaqtusiis High School: 3.33 p.m. April 13, 2016

It seems to have been a case of being the wrong person in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

A meeting was held March 15 and March 16 in Tofino to welcome home delegates representing the Clayoquot Action Society members who traveled to Norway in February to exchange information on farmed salmon in...

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

The Wolf Clan men’s basketball team, with organizers Tyson and Anita Touchie, hosted the Fish Head Soup All-Nuu-chah-nulth tournament in Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ Nation gym April 8 to April 10, and nabbed the...

Friday, April 8, 2016

The long-running proposal to truck millions of tonnes of coal through Tseshaht and Hupacasath First Nations traditional territories is officially dead in the water.

Friday, April 8, 2016

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council led by Uu-a-thluk (NTC Fisheries) has completed a project with the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) to help Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations better protect their traditional...

Friday, April 8, 2016

A group of 22 Ahousaht youth, ages 18 to 30, successfully completed training in the BladeRunners program, held on the West Coast of Vancouver Island from March 1 to March 31. A celebration was held for them...

Friday, April 8, 2016

A committee of community elders of the Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ Nation has sanctioned a citizen for elk hunting without proper authorization under the community’s hunting laws.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Cecilia Arnet, 78-year-old Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation member, brings a wealth of practical knowledge, skills and understanding about living, and is very creative and innovative in her art work and gardening...

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

The goal of emergency preparedness in the event of an earthquake/tsunami is to provide each person in your family with enough food, water and medical supplies to survive for 72 hours without outside...

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

The Alberni Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) is pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Tla‐o‐qui‐aht First Nations (TFN) that will see the completion of a detailed...

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

About 200 young Nuu-chah-nulth people and their chaperones poured into Nanaimo Entertainment Centre for three days of fun and learning.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

On March 13, Tla-o-qui-aht members gathered at načiqs (Nachaks), also known as Monks’ Point, to witness and accept the draft Declaration of Reconciliation from the District of Tofino. Tofino Mayor Josie...

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

What started out as 42-ft long cedar log has been transformed into a beautiful piece of art.

A 26.5-ft totem now stands tall outside the Victoria Native Friendship Centre. It was raised by the public...

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Children, youth and adults gathered at Ty Histanis to celebrate Easter together. Allison Howard, social development worker, organized the event.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

The community of Houpsitas, home to the Ka:’yu:’k’t’h’/Che:k’tles7et’h’, is hoping to build a  skateboard park for the youth to enjoy another outdoor activity.

Friday, March 18, 2016

Port Alberni Friendship Centre staff, elders, First Nations, city and provincial officials gathered Thursday morning for the ceremonial groundbreaking for ?iihmisuk taatne?is (Treasure Our Little Ones)...

Friday, March 18, 2016

A young Hesquiaht woman has been selected by federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau as a Senior Advisor on the newly-created Advisory Council on Economic Growth.

The exciting news was delivered to...

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