Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Tania Dick is the first aboriginal graduate of the Nurse Practitioner program at the University of B.C.

Monday, July 8, 2013

The Port Alberni Port Authority (PAPA) is working toward plans to transport Liquefied Natural Gas through the Alberni Inlet, and PAPA just took a small step toward that goal with funding for a feasibility...

Monday, July 8, 2013

VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC – Summer time brings sunny weather, longer days and more time spent outside.

Monday, July 8, 2013

TELUS warns of phone scam

TELUS urging customers to not give out personal information


Vancouver, B.C. – TELUS is warning Canadians about a surge in a common phone scam.

Friday, July 5, 2013

You may not know this, but the Uchucklesaht Tribe Government has had a unique way of keeping an eye on the numbers of fish that move between Henderson Lake and Uchucklesaht Inlet. 

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Louisa Olebar, a Kyuquot First Nation grandmother and life-long U.S. resident, is warning cross-border travellers to make sure their status cards are current.

Olebar became stranded in Canada for...

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Today the B.C. Court of Appeal reaffirmed its earlier major legal ruling recognizing the commercial fishing rights of Nuu-chah-nulth Nations. 

Tuesday, July 2, 2013


Date: 20130702

Docket: CA037704


Friday, June 28, 2013

Elders from several Vancouver Island communities arrived at Maht Mahs June 26 to take part in the Island Elders’ Luncheon hosted by Tseshaht First Nation.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

The Council of Ha’wiih has set up a committee to consider what to do about the decline of the herring spawn in the ha’houlthee (chiefly lands) of the hereditary chiefs of the West Coast of Vancouver Island...

Monday, June 24, 2013

Immaculate Basil – known as Mackie Basil, born Dec. 8, 1985 was last seen on June 14 by a forestry worker around Grand Rapids (Kuzche Reserve #5)- the Leo Tanizul fsr.

Monday, June 24, 2013

From November 2013 to January 2014, Port Alberni will once again be hosting a group of 18 Canada World Youth (CWY) volunteers from Vietnam and across Canada.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Alberni Wrestling never does anything half way and their 2013 Summer Wrestling Camps are another example. The local powerhouse program hosts their annual Kids Camp July 2-4 and their Elite Camp July 4-7....

Monday, June 24, 2013

The family of missing Lisa Marie Young invites everyone to join them in a walk June 30 to remember the missing young woman.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Local RCMP are enforcing the No Parking bylaw on Tofino’s First Street Dock following a public complaint about the congestion.

First Street Dock is a hub at which freight is moved and is also a...

Friday, June 21, 2013

Ahtsik Native Art Gallery

Date: June 21st 2013

Time: 10:30am – 5pm

Guest Artists:

Erich Glendale – Kwakwaka’wakw Carver

Randy Atleo – Ahousat Carver

Tim Paul –...

Thursday, June 20, 2013

More than 40 Nuu-chah-nulth post-secondary graduates and scholarship winners were recognized at a celebration hosted by the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Education Department at the Alberni Athletic Hall...

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Staff of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Quu?asa Program were busy flipping burgers and serving up picnic food to dozens of Port Alberni’s less privileged people.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

More than 37 aboriginal students are graduating from Alberni District Secondary School, the most in the school’s history, principal Mike Ruttan said.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

A young woman with ties to both Tla-o-qui-aht and Hesquiaht First Nations has earned a pair of prestigious scholarships to help reach her goal of becoming a physician in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Monday, June 17, 2013

Nuu-chah-nulth Nations were well represented among the 42 graduates of the Vast and Choices Distributed Learning programs who were celebrated at the Capitol Theatre on the evening of June 13.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Press Release:

Last week on June 5 to 7, the Federal Court of Canada heard oral arguments from the Hupacasath First Nation and the Harper Government on Hupacasath’s legal action regarding the Canada-...

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Rosie Marsden from Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council will be at Laichwiltach Family Life Society, 441 4th Ave., in Campbell River on June 11th, 2013 between 1:00 – 4:00 to issue status cards. The cost...