Thursday, January 26, 2012

Canada’s First Nations have put the Harper federal government on notice that they expect concrete action to improve the lives of aboriginal people, said Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council President Cliff Atleo...

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

As B.C.’s aging workforce edges closer to retirement, leaving employers with the grim prospect of a chronic labour shortage, at least one company believes increased hiring of Aboriginals will help offset...

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

A member of Ehattesaht First Nation who came home to reclaim her aboriginal heritage has helped develop an exciting new Nuu-chah-nulth language learning tool for users of the popular iPod and iPad devices...

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Monday, January 23, 2012

An enterprising young Tseshaht woman living in Port Alberni wants to teach you and your friends how to save bundles of money on your everyday purchases without turning into an Extreme Couponer.

Friday, January 20, 2012

Standing up against Violence towards Aboriginal Women and Children

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Michelle Irvine has few concerns about her children becoming at-risk youth. They’re too busy to get into trouble.

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Japanese tsunami debris will need sorting and hauling

Thursday, January 12, 2012

The Thunder Sports Club will be hosting its annual ballhockey tournament beginning on March 30 at Maht Mahs Gym.

The club is sponsored by Les Sam Construction, and is active in both the summer...

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Ahousaht member and former wife of Aboriginal and Northern Affairs Minister John Duncan has died.

Mary Duncan, 56, died of chronic lung disease Jan. 2 at Campbell River where she lived for many...

Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Tuesday, January 10, 2012

The First Nations Leadership Council is greatly troubled by recent comments by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Minister of Natural Resources Joe Oliver advocating for the proposed Enbridge Gateway...

Friday, January 6, 2012


Fair Harbour – Highway 19

Fair Harbour FSR – Highway 19 Road...

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Coastal Nuu-chah-nulth nations are waiting for word on who will take the lead in dealing with the enormous mass of floating debris from the earthquake and tsunami that devastated northeastern Japan on...

Thursday, January 5, 2012

A group of volunteers met with city staff and representatives of the Alberni Clayoquot Regional District today to discuss improvements to efforts in marketing the Alberni Valley and its agricultural...

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Newly re-elected Uchucklesaht Chief Councillor Charlie Cootes Sr. says his nation must pursue an aggressive program of economic development now that it is free of the Indian Act.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Saturday, December 31, 2011

Members of Uchucklesaht re-elected Charlie Cootes Sr. as chief councillor in an election that pitted the long-time leader against his own son, Charlie Jr., and Warren Robinson.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Happy birthday to Kaanowish a.k.a. Charles A. Ross on Dec. 28th.  From your sister.

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Tragedy struck two families in Gold River when the duplex they were living in caught fire today.

Dale Wilson woke to his doorbell ringing at 6 a.m. When he opened the door his porch was entirely...

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Gordon Dick hosted his third annual Artists at Work open house at Ahtsik Gallery on Pacific Rim Highway on Dec. 17 and 18.

Dick said the event wasn’t quite an anniversary, but it came close.

Sunday, December 18, 2011

First Nations Wildcrafters co-owner Keith Hunter called on officials from the provincial forest and agriculture ministries and on industry professionals to recognize and make use of aboriginal knowledge...

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Hosted by Tseshaht Nation on Jan. 5 at Maht Mahs. Open to youth.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Members of Tseshaht First Nation attended a workshop on Dec. 12 to initiate development of a Tseshaht Google atlas, incorporating cultural, geographical and historical information in a user-friendly...