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Monday, August 10, 2015

The c̓aʔinwa gooseneck barnacle fishery is now Ocean Wise-recommended after undergoing a rigorous independent assessment by the Vancouver Aquarium’s sustainable seafood program.

Friday, August 7, 2015

The installation of four new BC Hydro submarine power cables to serve the village of Ahousaht is now complete and Ahousaht leadership look forward to the growth the upgraded electric services will bring to...

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Nuu-chah-nulth foster parents gathered for a lunch Aug. 5 at Tin Wis in Tofino and began to organize a network of support among themselves.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

The West Coast Community Resources Society is hosting three showings of the 2014 documentary Highway of Tears, beginning Aug. 6 at the Hitacu Community Centre.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

K’omoks First Nation welcomed the travelling memorial to Canada’s missing and murdered indigenous women in a special ceremony on July 27. The Walking With Our Sisters exhibit opened July 31 at the K’omoks...

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

The Confirmation of Residence letter is a piece of ID you can use to prove your address, if one of these living situations applies to you:

·         you live on a First Nations reserve or in an Inuit...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Fifteen teams took to the links at Alberni Golf Course on July 24 for the annual Tlu-piich Games Fundraising Tournament.

This was the sixth year that the NTC has held the event, according to...

Friday, July 24, 2015

A Huu-ay-aht grandmother missing her long lost classmate turned to social media in the hopes of finding her name and, hopefully, tracking her down.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Irene Robinson launched the second of an ongoing series of books on Nuu-chah-nulth life and culture at the July 21 Elders Lunch at Clutesi Hall.

Monday, July 20, 2015

K’omoks First Nation is hosting the memorial installation, Walking With Our Sisters, from July 31 through August 15 at the K’omoks Band Hall.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

“From the [Sproat River] bridge to the lake, there was minimum mortality, perhaps 300 fish. Around the fishway, it started to pick up, and below the fishway I counted four or five thousand.” ~...

Friday, July 10, 2015

An eye-opening visit to the woods and two weeks of research and e-mails to provincial forestry officials has revealed there is no policy in place and no strategy to mitigate the effects of the current Level...

Friday, July 10, 2015

Tseshaht First Nation has called for an emergency meeting with Fisheries and Oceans Canada to deal with a number of issues stemming from the “significant drought coupled with very high temperatures” and the...

Friday, July 10, 2015

Tseshaht youth had fun making things blow up on the opening day of Science Camp, which began July 7 at Maht Mas Gym.

The Science Camp program for Nuu-chah-nulth youth is conducted in partnership...

Thursday, July 9, 2015

FIRE BAN – Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Several First Nations of British Columbia have signed a joint declaration to protect herring in their territories.  The statement of solidarity is based upon their common interest in protecting, restoring...

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Hupacasath First Nation (HFN) is saddened by the current situation on ʕiił-či-y̓ak (Dog Mountain). The name ʕiił-či-y̓ak derives from the traditional use of dogs to chase muwač (deer) down the mountain....

Friday, July 3, 2015

Responding to dry conditions, the Government of B.C.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Ahousaht Ha’wiih hosted a grand opening celebration of their newest economic development venture, Lone Cone Hostel & Campground on a bright and sunny June 26.

Lone Cone Hostel and Campground is...

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Friends and family came from near and far to celebrate nine graduating students of Maaqtusiis School. Grad ceremonies were held June 25 at the school gym.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Hupacasath First Nation and the Alberni Valley Chamber of Commerce are inviting the public to Victoria Quay for a very special Sunset Street Market on Canada Day, July 1.

Monday, June 29, 2015

About half a dozen residential school survivors took part in a walk on June 23 to raise awareness about the residential school system and its legacy and to honor other survivors.

Monday, June 29, 2015

The students of Ditidaht Community School took part in Wellness Day activities as part of a First Nations Health Authority initiative. The event took place in the school gymnasium on June 18 and was open to...

Monday, June 29, 2015

Tsawout First Nation has accepted a $50,000 contribution from the New Relationship Trust to host the 39th Annual B.C. Elders Gathering.

Monday, June 29, 2015

The provincial government is contemplating a ban on recreational fishing in Vancouver Island rivers and streams because of “extraordinarily” low water levels, said Andy Thomson, Area Director Fisheries and...

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