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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

On behalf of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council we would like to congratulate all of our Nuu-chah-nulth players and teams who participated in the 2014 All-Native Basketball Tournament in Prince Rupert from...

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

A pair of local teams had to settle for second-place finishes at a prestigious basketball tournament.

The Maaqtusiis Suns and West Coast Spirits both placed second in their divisions at the 55th...

Friday, February 14, 2014

Ha-Shilth-Sa newspaper, and by extension the Ha-Shilth-Sa website, is a forum for the respectful exchange of information, news and communications to the Nuu-chah-nulth people.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Students in Rose Doerksen’s Grade 6 class at Haahuupayak School are the first in Western Canada to test-drive a new video game that teaches children how to avoid Internet predators.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The Board of Directors of the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) welcomed the Uchucklesaht Tribe Government as the newest member of the Regional District.

As of Feb. 1, 2014 the Regional...

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Greg Louie, Ahousaht First Nation councillor and president of the First Nations Schools Association in British Columbia, said he was very surprised and shocked by the announcement on First Nations education...

Friday, February 7, 2014

Update: Fire and police officials have concluded their initial investigation of the fire that started inside an Argyle St. building and say it is suspicious.

Friday, February 7, 2014

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council, representing 14 First Nations along the West Coast of Vancouver Island, is encouraged by the steps taken by the Government of Canada to address First Nations’ concerns...

Friday, February 7, 2014

A Nuu-chah-nulth man stabbed in an altercation on the 3100 block of Third Avenue in Port Alberni is recovering in Victoria General Hospital.

A family member confirms that the 47-year-old male has...

Friday, February 7, 2014

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced an historic agreement between the Government of Canada and the Assembly of First Nations to reform the First Nations K-12 education system through the First...

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

In accordance with the By-Laws of the Maaqutusiis Hahoulthee Stewardship Society (MHSS), an Advisory Committee will be established  for the purpose of providing guidance to the Board of Directors for...

Monday, February 3, 2014

A newly arrived pack of wolves on the Esowista Peninsula has raised the concern of Parks Canada officials after reports of the animals’ unusual behavior were received.

Monday, February 3, 2014

Updated: February 7, 2014  –  Leaders of the Council of Haida Nation, the Heiltsuk Tribal Council, and the Nuu‑chah-nulth Tribal Council have united to express their opposition to proposed commercial roe...

Friday, January 31, 2014

After many decades working for aboriginal rights in Canada and the United States, respected anthropologist Dr. Barbara Lane passed away on December 31, 2013 in Arlington, Washington.

Friday, January 31, 2014

National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo joins the Nuu-chah-nulth Nation in celebrating the long-awaited victory from the Supreme Court of Canada which reaffirmed their commercial fishing rights.

Friday, January 31, 2014

The BC First Nations Leadership Council (BC Assembly of First Nations, First Nations Summit and Union of BC Indian Chiefs) congratulates the Nuu-chah-nulth Nations on their significant legal victory today...

Thursday, January 30, 2014

To the Nuu-chah-nulth Nations:

 

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Update Jan. 30: 8:08 a.m.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Stacy Miller spotted it first. She was driving home from work at about 9 p.m. with her son and it was standing in the road close to the homes of Ehatis reserve, attracted perhaps by the chickens outside one...

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

A disease that has killed millions of bats in eastern North America may arrive in British Columbia during the next five to 10 years.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Standup comic Brian Majore brings his edgy, no-holds-barred brand of humour to Port Alberni when The Rez Jesters take to the stage at Char’s Landing on Feb. 20.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

An alternative education program in Port Alberni is looking forward to the month of June when they expect to see more than 40 of their students complete Grade 12.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

They managed to win a prestigious championship a few years ago and now basketball coach Bruce Lucas is hoping his charges can add to their glory.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Brandon Olebar, dressed in a T-shirt and hat adorned with Native designs, headed out the door to meet his wife and to get something to eat.

It wasn’t an ordinary day.

Monday, January 27, 2014

By the time J’net Cavanagh crossed the stage as one of nine aboriginal graduates in the Class of 1987 at Alberni District Secondary School, she had already been identified as a leader of the future.

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