Announcements

Monday, October 7, 2013

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement:

 

“Two hundred and fifty years ago today, the rights of Aboriginal people in Canada were recognized in law for the first time in the Royal Proclamation.

 

“The Royal Proclamation is a seminal...

Friday, September 20, 2013

The Pacific Rim Arts Society would like to extend an open invitation to everyone to attend the opening ceremony of the second annual Cultural Heritage Festival. The festival kicks off on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 2 to 4:30 at the Kwisitis Visitor Centre, Pacific Rim
National Park Reserve...

Monday, September 16, 2013

Dr. Bernice A. King, a Baptist minister and the youngest child of iconic U.S. civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will deliver the keynote address at the start of Canada’s first-ever Walk for Reconciliation on Sunday, September 22, Reconciliation Canada Executive...

Monday, September 16, 2013

Press Announcement

 

British Columbia has proclaimed that Sept. 16 to 22, 2013, shall be known as Reconciliation Week.

Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation John Rustad announced the proclamation today, ahead of the sixth national Truth and Reconciliation...

Thursday, July 18, 2013

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council condemns the human biomedical experimentation that took place at Indian Residential Schools, including the Alberni Indian Residential School, and calls upon the Government of Canada to address this issue and engage with First Nations to undo the wrongs of the...

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Tribal leaders ask for support, donations as community pledges to rebuild

Residents of the First Nations community of Bella Bella, BC are devastated today by a sudden fire that destroyed one of the most important buildings in their small coastal village. The commercial...

Monday, July 8, 2013

VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC – Summer time brings sunny weather, longer days and more time spent outside. It also brings with it an increased risk of contact between people and wild animals, particularly bats, and consequently an increased risk of exposure to rabies – a disease which, if not prevented...

Monday, July 8, 2013

TELUS warns of phone scam

TELUS urging customers to not give out personal information

 

Vancouver, B.C. – TELUS is warning Canadians about a surge in a common phone scam.

TELUS is working to protect its customers from the fraudulent phone calls, which are...

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

COURT OF APPEAL FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA

Date: 20130702

Docket: CA037704

Between:

The Ahousaht Indian Band and the Ahousaht Nation, represented by
Shawn Atleo on his own behalf and on behalf of the members of...

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