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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.

Friday, December 18, 2015

This is the story of a man named Rocky, a woman named Marianne and a feast in the community of Ahousaht on Wednesday Dec. 16.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission has released its final report after six years of extensive, intensive and emotional documentation of the residential school experiences of thousands of survivors.

Monday, December 14, 2015

To help manage the complex ecological relationships between humans and nature, Uu-a-thluk is working on the Marine Traditional Knowledge (MTK) Mapping project with Nuu-chah-nulth Nations.

Friday, December 11, 2015

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Teechuktl (mental health) and Quu?asa Program hosted the Feed the People Christmas lunch on Dec. 10 at Trinity Church in Port Alberni. It was the fifth year the lunch was...

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Text of Video:

Mr. Speaker, as this is my first opportunity to rise in this House, I want to thank the people of Courtenay-Alberni for their faith and trust, by electing me as their...

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

President Deb Foxcroft and Vice President Ken Watts of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council presented Prime Minister Justin Trudeau a woven cedar Whaler's Hat during a gathering of chiefs held in Gatineau, Que...

Monday, December 7, 2015

Update 10 a.m. Dec. 8.

From Tseshaht Chief Councillor Hugh Braker: We have just finished a 10 conference call with all agencies. The flood danger has passed. The Somass will be...

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Guests of Ahousaht’s Charlie family gathered at the Esquimalt Longhouse on Nov. 28 to witness an historic event; the transfer of a chieftainship from father to son.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

The Port Alberni Build My Business Together program wrapped up on Dec. 1 at the Nuu-chah-nulth Economic Development Corporation office.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

People who love local, sustainable seafood have more to smile about as a new partnership forms on Canada’s West Coast.

The NCN Cannery LP has joined Gerard St. Jean as a shareholder in Nanaimo, BC...

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Dwayne Mazereeuw describes a terrifying hour in churning waves near Vargas Island. He and his wife Elisa Kasha had traveled to Tofino for a quick get-away, the first since their children were born. They...

Monday, November 30, 2015

A simple child grows to be a simple man, is sacrificed and hanged unjustly, leaving nothing of his life behind but a legacy of sorrow.

Until now.

Monday, November 30, 2015

“Nationally, one out of seven children lives in poverty. That goes up to one out of three in the Alberni Valley. That is not acceptable.” ~NDP MP Gord Johns

Monday, November 30, 2015

~ B.C. is the only one of 10 provinces that does not have a child poverty plan in place

~ One out of five B.C. children lives in poverty

Monday, November 30, 2015

Members of the Tatoosh family joined some long-time maritime history buffs to unravel the history of the little boom boat that bears their name.

Thursday, November 26, 2015

A small dog sleeping on a porch bench was snatched by a wolf in the early morning hours of Nov. 25 in Ahousaht. Leon Titian, 28, was up late watching movies when he heard activity on the porch.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Students at Haahuupayak School got a hands-on lesson on our solar system thanks to a visiting scientist from the National Research Council of Canada.

The visit took place on Nov. 24, and came through...

Monday, November 23, 2015

The Alberni Athletic Hall Association is in need of members and they are looking to the Nuu-chah-nulth community and to younger people to join.

Richard Lucas has been on the AAH Association Board of...

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Ahousaht Chief Councillor Greg Louie said he is relieved to hear that the body of the young Australian tourist Raveshan Morgan Pillay has been recovered at Vargas Island near Tofino.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

MLA Scott Fraser is hosting a Community Forum on Poverty from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Port Alberni Friendship Centre, in partnership with the Alberni Valley Community Foundation and the...

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Hundreds gathered in the tiny town of Lake Cowichan on Nov. 14 to witness the historic raising of the first totem pole in decades.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Since March 2015, the five Nuu-chah-nulth Nations—Ahousaht, Ehattesaht/Chinehkint, Hesquiaht, Mowachaht/Muchalaht, and Tla-o-qui-aht—have been in the BC Supreme Court (BCSC) seeking implementation and full...

Monday, November 16, 2015

The high school at Gold River is a unique place. For a school of just under 90 students, it’s been the site of great effort to build bridges of mutual understanding and respect between peoples.

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