Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Island Health and the Nuu-chah-nulth nursing program hosted a meet and greet on April 30 to introduce the NTC’s nursing team and inform the northern communities about the services they deliver and to build...

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

A recent funding announcement from the provincial government is not expected to make life any cheaper for those living on the west coast.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

A PhD candidate is expected to spend a good chunk of the coming months interviewing Nuu-chah-nulth individuals to determine what role structural racism plays in treating and preventing chronic diseases.

Monday, May 6, 2019

With marijuana now legalized, Teechukl Mental Health addictions counselor Natalie Ocean facilitated group discussions about the effects of usage at Ty-Histanis and Opitsaht on April 23 and 24.

Monday, May 6, 2019

Nuu-chah-nulth nations have furthered the understanding of culturally appropriate and respectful health care, building on a knowledge base that could provide a model for other Indigenous populations.

Friday, May 3, 2019

A week of Nuu-chah-nulth teachings concluded at the Tseshaht Longhouse on Friday with an unprecedented gift of eagle feathers to the Port Alberni RCMP detachment.

Friday, May 3, 2019

In July, the Uchucklesaht nation will be celebrating their first year offering their luxury artesian spring water, as well as celebrating a gold medal award.

“It definitely puts us on the map,” says...

Friday, May 3, 2019

Coming from a First Nation’s perspective of valuing family, the West Coast General Hospital has developed an All Nations Room for Aboriginal patients and their relatives.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

A Specific Claims Tribunal hearing is taking place in Ahousaht that began April 30.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Despite advancements to closed-containment fish farms on land, the industry’s mainstay will continue to be raising fish inside ocean-based net pens, says the BC Salmon Famers Association.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

An ambitious Nuu-chah-nulth plan to restore salmon ecosystems in watersheds surrounding Nootka Sound is closer to being realized with funding that allows research to get underway.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Despite the province’s rejection of a recommendation to decriminalize simple drug possession, an addiction counsellor is confident that the harm reduction strategy will gain acceptance.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Richard Atleo believes he will not be the only beneficiary when he is presented with an honorary degree from Toronto’s Ryerson University later this spring.

Friday, April 26, 2019

On a Wednesday evening in April, Chuck Watts stands before a classroom at Port Alberni’s North Island College campus, leading the group through the extensive Nuu-chah-nulth alphabet.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

A two-day forum will be held in May to determine how Nuu-chah-nulth are going to push their agenda forward in Ottawa.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg made major headway recently, in signing a contract with artist and University of Victoria Audain professor, Carey Newman, around his piece the Witness...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Proceeds from criminal activities will be plowed into crime remediation and prevention in several Nuu-chah-nulth communities.

Monday, April 22, 2019

Thirty five years later, the image glows with iconic significance. With their shoulders bathed in the orange of a descending sun, dozens of men struggle to lift an enormous figure.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

The search is on for genealogy information that will help build an all-inclusive Nuu-chah-nulth family tree.

Friday, April 19, 2019

David Edgar believes in the if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again quote.

The 16-year-old, a member of the Ditidaht First Nation, had tried out for the British Columbia male squad that...

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The federal government is introducing strict restrictions on Chinook salmon fishing this year, out of concern that the species from the Fraser River system is at risk of extinction.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Where there is fire, there is smoke along with other occupational hazards for firefighters.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The Indian Status Card is an identity document issued by the Canadian government that confirms a person is registered as a Status Indian under the Indian Act.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Despite being able to harvest just one whale since the 1920s, the Makah are ready for the return of a regular hunt, as the sacred practice never ceased being taught within the Nuu-chah-nulth tribe.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Three Nuu-chah-nulth students from Gold River Secondary School travelled to France as part of a one-month exchange program in March.

Ten Gold River students in total participated in the trip, which...