Sunday, March 27, 2011

The M.V. Lady Rose is on her last journey up the Alberni Inlet. The ship spent 70 years carrying mail, freight and passangers to remote areas on Vancouver Island's West Coast. She will now be reno'd to...

Friday, March 25, 2011

Updated at 9:19 March 25

Bruce Lucas, coach of this year’s Under 17 Junior All Native champions, the Homiss Wolves, was bursting with pride at his team’s accomplishment. Homiss downed Sylix, of...

Friday, March 25, 2011

Gilakasla Gigagame! Gilakasla Nuu-chah-nulth! Nugwa’um T’lakwadzi. Guya’tlan D’zadaineuk, guya’tlan Wei wai kum.

I thank the chiefs and ancestors of the Nuu-chah-nulth Nation where I am working...

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo responded to the 2011 federal budget delivered March 22, insisting that a new funding approach is needed to better ensure equitable...

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Pearl Dorward recites a prayer at the beginning of each day. She says it grounds her in a good space to fulfill her role as the First Nations Nurse Advocate at West Coast General Hospital (WCGH).

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Thunder threw everything that it had at the men’s ball hockey squad from Port Hardy, but the Regulators stood firm and denied their hosts top honors in last weekend’s tournament held at Maht Mahs gym.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

They were like princesses. The two young ladies who were being honoured in Tsaxana on March 19 were carried in a dugout canoe into the crowded Wahmeesh Hall. They were dressed entirely in white and wore...

Friday, March 18, 2011

There’s no doubt seven-year-old Bryce Lucas is the youngest player participating at this year's British Columbia Junior All-Native Basketball Tournament.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

On Tuesday March 15, numerous staff members travelled to Ditidaht for a Service Provider Information session that was organized by Ruby Ambrose and Joanne John, Ditidaht, Health Services Manager.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Pacheedaht First Nation is the 14th First Nation to sign a new type of agreement that sees a percentage of forestry revenue returned directly to the community, announced Forests, Mines and Lands Minister...

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Isaiah Taylor was able to conclude his high school wrestling career on a winning note.

Taylor, a Grade 12 Alberni District Secondary School (ADSS) student, captured a gold medal at the British...

Thursday, March 3, 2011

As Celeste Haldane made her way to the First Nations Summit meeting on March 2, little did she know that her life’s path was going to take an exciting turn.

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

For those who attended the under 22 men’s and women’s basketball tournament at Maht Mahs on Feb. 18 to Feb. 20, you may not have realized it, but you were witnessing the end of a long run.

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Update: Clifford Charles has informed the Council of Ha'wiih on June 27, 2013 that the Canadian Coast Guard Hero Class Vessel named for his father Martin Charles will be delivered to the West Coast this...

Monday, February 28, 2011

Alberni Athletic Badminton
Mon. and Thurs.
Port Alberni

Adult Drop-in from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Alberni Athletic Hall. Everyone welcome. For Info please call Marg  723 8990

Monday, February 28, 2011

The Red Cross Loan Cupboard is a volunteer organization which provides assistive equipment and mobility aides on a temporary basis for clients in need.

Equipment is loaned out for a period of...

Monday, February 28, 2011

Sewing Circle
Each Monday Evening
Port Alberni

Seeds hosts a sewing circle every
Monday evening at 6:00 p.m. at the Seeds building 5001 Mission Rd.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Ahousaht Ha’wiih and leaders delivered a lesson in Ahousaht governance on Feb. 25. Their goal was to demonstrate to senior DFO staff the existence and continued practice of Ha’wilthmis, or leadership...

Friday, February 25, 2011

The Okanagan Nation Alliance and the Confederated Tribes of Colville Reservation say they are pleased with the decision by the British Columbia Supreme Court that the indigenous people of the Arrow Lakes...

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Environmental groups, including Friends of Clayoquot Sound and Wilderness Committee, are critical of Iisaak Forest Resource Ltd. plans to log on Flores Island, home of Ahousaht First Nation.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Ahousaht–They may have in-community RCMP services, but as Ahousaht returns to old teachings and practices they see a need to re-activate an ancient method of community policing.

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council was shocked and dismayed to learn that the King County Prosecutor’s office will not bring charges against Seattle Police Officer Ian Birk for the shooting death of John T...