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Monday, December 17, 2012

Updated: 2:20 p.m.

For the second time since treaty negotiations began in 1993 the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation has voted against an Agreement-in-Principle; this time it was one of the final stages of...

Monday, December 17, 2012

Please be advised that the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council office(s) will close at 12 noon on Friday, December 21, 2012 and re-open 8 am - January 7, 2013.

Hope that you...

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council

Request of names and photos of those who served in Canadian Forces

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Join three experts on the native food movement in the First Peoples Gallery for Rich in Food: Revitalizing Traditional Food on the Northwest Coast, the next BC Bites &...

Thursday, December 6, 2012

 The Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following statement today regarding his meeting with Assembly of First Nations (AFN)...

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Dear friends and allies,

Under pressure from the shale gas industry, the BC government is moving to "clear the backlog"  of pending permanent water licence applications in northeast BC.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Aspiring vocalists across the province are once again invited to audition for Variety’s Got Talent presented by Coast Capital Savings. The winner of the 3rdannual competition will receive a Rising Star...

Monday, December 3, 2012

A member of Tseshaht First Nation has won the 2012 B.C. Aboriginal Business of the Year Award in the two-to 10 employees category.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

“hishuk ish tsawaak.”

We know this as a fundamental core principle of the Nuu-chah-nulth world view. “Everything is one.” And starting on Nov. 30, it is the title of an exhibit that will bring the...

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Aboriginal students who experience a short-term financial crisis will now have access to emergency financial relief while they are attending school.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

It was standing room only for the announcement of this year’s Nesika Awards. With a record number of nominations—160 in all—the large room at the Bonsor Recreation Complex on Nov. 23 was decidedly cozy.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Nuu-chah-nulth-aht Angela Wesley was re-elected to a one-year term as chair of the Board of Governors of the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Dear Minister Duncan:

We strongly object to and condemn the drastic funding cuts announced by Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) for Aboriginal Representative Organizations (...

Monday, November 26, 2012

$500 billion. That’s the power that First Nations have right now. That’s the leverage that First Nations have in deciding their future within Canada. $500 billion in natural resource projects in Canada,...

Thursday, November 22, 2012

The directors of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council (NTC) sat down with representatives of the federal government on Nov. 21 to talk turkey about Ottawa’s proposed 60 per cent cut to NTC core funding, a $750...

Thursday, November 22, 2012

The B.C. government has received the final report from Wally Oppal, QC, commissioner of a public inquiry examining the police  investigations into missing and murdered women in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside...

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Nearly two dozen first nations youth took part in a workshop designed to help them sharpen their digital storytelling skills.

Coordinated by Nuu-chah-nulth youth, the Digital Story Workshop offered...

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource

Operations today released the province's draft wolf management plan, inviting public comment on its contents until Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Representatives of Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations have been meeting regularly over the last few weeks to come to grips with the enormous federal funding reduction facing the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council; a...

Sunday, November 11, 2012

In the two World Wars, First Nations people were exempt from conscription, were not considered “citizens” of Canada and did not have the right to vote.

Despite this:

4,000 First Nations men...

Sunday, November 4, 2012

The Snuneymuxw First Nation is launching a systematic and comprehensive strategy to redress the wrongs done to Nanaimo Harbour and Nanaimo River Estuary.

Sunday, November 4, 2012

A pair of Hinkeetsum masks linked to the revival of Nuu-chah-nulth cultural tradition has been sold at public auction on the Lower Mainland.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

The Tsleil-Waututh Nation is calling on Lower Mainland residents and all British Columbians to attend and respectfully voice their concerns at the upcoming Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline information...

Thursday, November 1, 2012

The Nuu-chah-nulth Economic Development Corporation (NEDC) hosted their 2012 business conference with the spotlight on successful aboriginal business people.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council wishes everyone a Happy and Safe Halloween Night. We have some pictures of some spooky and funny characters to get you in the mood for the evening festivities..

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