Thursday, August 17, 2017

Dozens of families showed up at the Port Alberni Friendship Center Aug. 17 for a fun-filled festival-like picnic sponsored by M’akola Housing Society.

Families were treated to a free lunch of...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Ghoo-Noom-Tuk-Tomlth sits in front of his house in the orange glow of a July sun as it recedes into the Pacific Ocean before him.

Monday, August 14, 2017

The annual Tlu-piich Games wrapped up Sunday evening with an awards ceremony and words of gratitude for those people that made the games possible.

Monday, August 14, 2017
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Friday, August 11, 2017

Citing the ancient place’s importance to both Nuu-chah-nulth-aht and European settlement on the West Coast, an effort is underway to have Yuquot gain UNESCO designation.

Friday, August 11, 2017

The view the photo gallery from day 3 of the 2017 Tlu-piich Games click here

Thursday, August 10, 2017

As the Tlucha Children's Centre’s program coordinator and supervisor, Carol Frank has been busy visiting daycare centres in Port Alberni and Chemainus to gather information on operations. Frank also visited...

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Emcee Martin Watts asked for a moment of silence in remembrance of those loved ones lost over the past year before welcoming everyone to the 35th annual Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Tlu-piich Games.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

To view the photo gallery from this year's Canoe Races click here

Saturday, August 5, 2017

The prime minister's trip to Vancouver Island extends to Tofino today, where Justin Trudeau plans to meet with First Nations leaders.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

While resorts along the west coast lure crowds of visitors to Tofino and Ucluelet this summer, the Ditidaht First Nation plans to attract a less intrusive form of tourism that can help support its community...

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

An airplane with two people on board made a crash landing on the west side of Vargas Island Aug. 1, northwest of Tofino.

Monday, July 31, 2017

In a move to decrease the number of its children in foster care, the Huu-ay-aht First Nations has committed $400,000 to help keep families together.

Monday, July 31, 2017
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Changes are coming to the system that delivers prescription medications to First Nations people in British Columbia.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Three Nuu-chah-nulth wrestlers returned home on the weekend with some hardware from the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG).

Monday, July 24, 2017

They crossed waters and came through fire, smoke and beating sun to the lands of the Wei Wai Kum, Ligwilda’xw. These knowledge keepers came from across British Columbia to attend the 2017 BC Elders...

Monday, July 24, 2017

On a cool, sunny evening Kiera, Màry Jane, Jaimie, Sienna and Kayla-Anne gather around the fire pit eager to participate in the language class being taught by Gisele Martin. 

Monday, July 24, 2017

It was definitely a week of mixed emotions for Arianna Johnson-Sabbas.
The 14-year-old member of the Huu-ay-aht First Nations was on the British Columbia girls’ under-16 softball squad that competed...

Thursday, July 20, 2017

With a large portion of the province on fire, Vancouver Island leaders are being vigilant about fire prevention and early suppression.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The region’s support for the Tlu-piich Games was evident at its annual golf tournament on Wednesday, as the fundraiser garnered more than $10,000.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Just a few short weeks after completing Grade 10, Mowachaht/Muchalaht’s 15-year-old Cody Savey has flown to Winnipeg to take part in a television show that promises to further develop his ice hockey skills...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

This summer the City of Port Alberni is taking steps to improve relations with the aboriginal members of its community by forming the Reconciliation Committee.