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Friday, February 12, 2016

Young Ahousaht mother Margarita Frank spent a hectic Feb. 11 in the hospital tending to her two-year-old son who underwent dental surgery.

The surgery went well, but there were some complications in...

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Lisa and Craig Devine are volunteers at the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation Community Garden, which was started in August 2015. Funding for the garden comes from the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Car Crash update:

John Frank Jr., 41, said he was out with his family on the evening of Feb. 10, the night he and his son were nearly struck by an out-of-control car.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The theme of the next Maritime Heritage Night at the Hutcheson Gallery is Ch'apats, which means canoe in Nuu-chah-nulth. The Port Alberni Maritime Heritage Society is hosting the event on Feb. 18.

Friday, February 5, 2016

A video posted this week on YouTube has a number of people speculating on what is going on in the flat ground near the mouth of the Somass River.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Kaaceema, a foodbank located at Esowista for Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation members, began operations in April 2015.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Search and Rescue training exercises with the Canadian Coast Guard were conducted in Tofino Jan. 28 and Jan. 29 with participants from Ahousaht and Tla-o-qui-aht. The exercises were in response to calls by...

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

“I believe that proverb, “a people are not defeated until the hearts of its women are on the ground.” Let me tell you when we come together, regardless of any of the hurts we’ve been through, when we...

Thursday, January 28, 2016

A well-known, talented Tla-o-qui-aht artist, Joe David, received the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the BC Achievement Foundation in recognition of his artistic contributions to his people and to the...

Thursday, January 28, 2016

This week, hundreds of new residents arrived in Zeballos after making the long trip from Vancouver.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

An intense rainstorm blowing in from the Pacific Ocean hit the west coast of Vancouver Island on Jan. 27. It dumped up to 75mm of rain overnight, causing several remote island roads to flood.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Hard work and a punishing training schedule have paid off for 11-year-old Tseshaht First Nation member Rain Thomas.

This March, Rain and her parents will travel to Barcelona, Spain, where she is...

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

 The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council welcomes today’s decision of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal on the complaint First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada et al. v. Attorney General of...

Monday, January 25, 2016

The Victoria Native Friendship Centre has commissioned Nuu-chah-nulth artist Moy Sutherland Jr. to carve a 25-foot Nuu-chan-nulth totem pole. The friendship centre currently has two poles adorning the front...

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Nuu-chah-nulth youth The’e Wind Dancer is now free to dance as often as she wants in the city of Toronto. Wind Dancer was awarded the Renee Highway Memorial Dance scholarship by the Canadian Contemporary...

Monday, January 18, 2016

The BC First Nations Forestry Council [FNFC] and Tseshaht First Nation are inviting all first nations whose traditional territories fall within the Arrowsmith and Pacific timber supply areas to attend a...

Thursday, January 14, 2016

An Ehattesaht language revitalization group has turned to modern music technology in an effort to attract new learners of the Ehattesaht language.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

We have attached the court decision here in pdf form.

A press release from the Coastal First Nations:

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

A controversial proposal to increase the legal harvest of black bears in Tseshaht traditional territory has been rejected by the province.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Fisheries and Oceans Canada has announced it will not open the West Coast of Vancouver Island and Haida Gwaii to commercial herring fisheries.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Members of the public can check out an amazing array of Indigenous artworks from around the globe, collected by Tseshaht First Nation Chief Councillor Hugh Braker, beginning Jan. 20 at the Rollin Art Centre...

Monday, January 11, 2016

Tseshaht First Nation has issued a strongly-worded protest to the province over a proposed permitting system that would allow guided hunters to kill up to 40 black bears annually in Tseshaht traditional...

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Important Date: RSVP by Jan. 8

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Twenty-two years after being handed a business card from a talent agent, Duane Howard, 52, took his triumphant walk down the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theatre on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Dec. 16...

Monday, December 21, 2015

The Haahuupayak Christmas concert was held the evening of Dec. 17 in the school gymnasium, and it featured a unique play about the damaging effects of gossip and how it tears people apart.

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