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Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Tseshaht First Nation has elected its first-ever female, and youngest, elected chief councillor.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Tla-o-qui-aht member Ann Barker, 56, begins her day early in the morning by having her favourite cup of coffee, does her household chores and sets out for her walk.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

A suicide crisis support service which began in Port Alberni back in 1993 has won a $400,000 per year contract from First Nations Health Authority (VIHA) to expand services throughout the province of...

Friday, May 13, 2016

A lunch was held for the graduates of a new national initiative that pairs experts in the field of aquatic resources with those interested in a career in the fishing industry.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Fire Safety experts arrived in Ahousaht May 11 to spend two days working with senior Maaqtusiis Secondary students and interested community members on home fire safety and firefighting training.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Tribal Council looks forward to immediate consultation on implementation and action

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

For Tseshaht’s Jane Jones, preserving and teaching the Nuu-chah-nulth language is a passion she has committed herself to for more than 20 years.

Friday, May 6, 2016

Updated May 11, 2016 at 1:50 p.m.

On May 3, Ritchie Tom looked out his window and didn’t notice much smoke, but about an hour later, he noticed it was getting a lot smokier and decided to turn on his...

Thursday, May 5, 2016

All fisheries—regardless of where they are located or what they are fishing for—have objectives. They can be as simple as when and where fishers can fish, or more complex, and include objectives to meet...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Upon arrival to the village of Ahousaht, the first thing you hear and see are the many species of birds there.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Friendship Centres in British Columbia and across Canada are now facing a dire crisis. The ongoing delay and uncertainty of the Urban Aboriginal Strategy (UAS) funding from Indigenous and Northern Affairs...

Monday, May 2, 2016

A man of huge importance to modern Nuu-chah-nulth history has died.

Nelson Keitlah was one of the original leaders of the West Coast District Council, which became the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (...

Monday, May 2, 2016

The Province and Emergency Management BC are planning an earthquake and tsunami response exercise for June 7 to 10 in Port Alberni called Exercise Coastal Response.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Huge waves came crashing against the shore as the five- and six-year-old boys from Wickaninnish Elementary School took turns learning how to surf.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The Canadian Human Rights Commission says Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) has four weeks from today, April 26, to provide a comprehensive report on how it will provide immediate relief to...

Monday, April 25, 2016

Mowachaht Muchalaht First Nation, the Village of Gold River and the Village of Tahsis have signed a shared vision statement which solidifies their commitment to work together to enhance the well-being of...

Monday, April 25, 2016

“Some days I feel so helpless and frustrated to watch my family member go through pain, knowing there is not a single thing I can do to help,” said a member of the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation about the...

Monday, April 25, 2016

Sunday, April 24 marked the 10-year anniversary of the Nuu-chah-nulth Fishing Rights court case, what is now commonly called Ahousaht et al.

Monday, April 25, 2016

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Teechuuktl Program (Mental Health) hosted their annual Victoria Urban Gathering at the Sons of Norway hall on April 22.

Friday, April 22, 2016

Dozens of Nuu-chah-nulth families took part in in the Urban Healing Gathering held at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church April 21.

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...

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