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Environment, Fisheries

The keepers of Cheewaht: Restoring an ecosystem for generations to come

Dec 2, 2022

Off the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island, inland from the West Coast Trail, is a quiet and…


Uchucklesaht builds 35-foot community canoe for citizens to connect to their territory

Dec 2, 2022

At the beginning of January, Hipolite Williams began carving a 35-foot canoe for Uchucklesaht…

Addictions, Overdose crisis, Mental health

Province announces new help for young people struggling with substance use

Dec 1, 2022

As B.C. continues to struggle with an overdose crisis and its underlying contributing factors…


Washington bans fish farms, while DFO gives B.C. industry flexibility

Dec 1, 2022

With a recent executive order banning commercial fish farms in Washington State waters, British…

Child welfare, Island Families

Housing project underway for women, gender-fluid people and children fleeing violence

Nov 30, 2022

A new multi-unit facility is being built in Port Alberni, providing safe living spaces for women…


Citaapi Mahtii signs the deed for Ahousaht's affordable housing development in Port Alberni

Nov 30, 2022

On Tuesday, Nov. 29, Gina Amos, Wally Samuel, George Frank, and Ed Ross met with Port Alberni…


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