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Friday, November 4, 2016

We must start training our brains and our hearts to be kind—Lisa Watts.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Disability Access Committee Health Ability Fair opened Nov. 3 at Athletic Hall for a full two-days of information and services.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

An Iict'uuthla, or Coming of Age potlatch, took place at Maht Mahs on Oct. 29, for five young women whose family roots connect them to elder Tony Marshall.

Four of the young women are the great-...

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

The Secluded Wellness clinic celebrated its fifth anniversary with a noon-hour reception in the Tseshaht Great Hall on Nov. 1.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

In the gymnasium of Yuuthluithaht Nation on Oct. 27, graduates of the Health Care Assistant Program gathered with family and friends to celebrate the students’ journey of learning and sharing.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Hupacasath First Nation has earned the Minister’s Award For Innovation and Excellence In Woodlot Management for 2016.

The award, which included a cheque for $2,500, was presented to Hupacasath Chief...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

It has been one year since the sinking of the whale watching vessel Leviathan II and survivors, first responders and the greater community gathered at Tofino’s First Street Dock to remember the six people...

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

“The grass was dry, a fire was lit, and it went.”

That’s how Anne Robinson described the turbulent times of the 1970s in Nuu-chah-nulth territories, and the circumstances that sparked the creation of...

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Five Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations are fed up with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s lack of commitment to ‘Nation-to-Nation’ reconciliation.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Since he was five years old, Cody Savey remembers loving the game of ice hockey. “I kept nagging my parents to play, since I was five and it took a couple of years to convince them to let me play,” he told...

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Kelly Sport was suddenly overcome.

He was addressing the walkers who had gathered on the site of the former Alberni Indian Residential School to commemorate Orange Shirt Day Sept. 30, and had just...

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Nuu-chah-nulth Ha’wiih and their representatives gathered at the Huu-ay-aht House of Gathering Sept. 28 and Sept.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Hundreds of people gathered at Thunderbird Hall in Ahousaht Oct. 1, honoring an invitation from Kanopit (Chief Rocky Titian) and his family.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Students at Vast had a chance to learn about the history and the legacy of Canada’s Indian residential school system on Orange Shirt Day.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

The voices of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his ministers, the voice of Canada’s bureaucracy through Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and the voice of government lawyers are telling three different stories...

Friday, September 23, 2016

The hereditary chiefs of five Nuu-chah-nulth Nations stood Sept.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Ahousaht post-secondary students and graduates arrived at Nanaimo’s Coast Bastion Inn on Sept. 15 to honor an invitation from the Ahousaht Education Authority (AEA), who wanted to acknowledge them for their...

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Annual General Meeting was held at Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ Government House Sept. 19 and Sept. 20. The theme was “Taš ii” (pronounced Tash-ee-ee).

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Just a few months after his graduation from a North Island Collage jewelry-making class, Ernest Smith and his wife Darlene are proud to announce the opening of their new art gallery.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The late Nuu-chah-nulth Ha’wilth Glee-soom-eth Kelly John was recognized for his contribution to Indigenous Studies at North Island College.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The Uchucklesaht Tribe Administration/Thunderbird Apartments complex is nearing completion on the site of the historic Somass Hotel on Argyle Street.

Monday, September 12, 2016

There’s an old proverb that tells us it takes a village to raise a child.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Residential school survivors and their families gathered at Papermill Dam in Tseshaht traditional territory to welcome in a new school year and to find healing from memories of school years past.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Update: On Sept. 13, Ha-Shilth-Sa contacted the Nootka Detachment of the RCMP for an update on the progress being made on the investigation into this incident.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

– The 2016 Tic-Kaa ii-Kwink (Northern Region Summer Games) was hosted by Kyuquot/Checlesaht First Nations during a weekend of glorious summer weather that saw families enjoy three days of sports,...

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