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Sunday, June 24, 2012

Moses Martin, chief councillor of Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation and the grandpa of missing Lisa Marie Young, now 10 years gone without a trace, said he felt conflicted while traveling from Tofino to the annual...

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

A Tseshaht woman has taken the top prize in a video contest run by the interim First Nations Health Council called “Safer Nations – Injury Prevention.”

Friday, June 15, 2012

Surviving a Disaster is Everyone’s Business

Week 26: Add to ONE container: mirror (f desired), razor and shaving cream (if desired); cotton swabs, sore throat...

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

NEWS RELEASE

Assembly of First Nations Election 2012

Announcement of Candidates for the Office of National Chief

OTTAWA, ON June 13,...

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Are you looking for some beats to put your lyrics to? Well, look no further than award-winning Erick Michael and his E Michael Productions.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Press Release:

The First Nation community of Lower Post, BC located 25 kms south of Watson Lake, Yukon is in a state of emergency. 

Friday, June 8, 2012

The national chief of the Assembly of First Nations got an endorsement for his re-election bid from a Canadian senator via social media on June 4, but it’s not the kind of endorsement that might be welcomed...

Thursday, June 7, 2012

The University of Victoria has announced the appointment of former Hupacasath First Nation chief councillor Judith Sayers as National Aboriginal Economic Development Chair.

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

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Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Press Release: Vancouver (Tuesday, June 5) – A claim today by Enbridge that the company has signed equity agreements with 60 per cent of the First Nations along the proposed B.C./Alberta route of the...

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

The Nuu-chah-nulth nations are partnering with the Vancouver Island and Coastal Communities Indigenous Foods Network to host the 5thAnnual Traditional Foods Conference Sept. 28 and Sept. 29 in Port Alberni...

Monday, June 4, 2012
Monday, June 4, 2012

Nothing brings out the crowds like a salmon barbecue, and the team working for the re-election of National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo put out a spread on June 3 to raise cash for campaign travel.

Friday, June 1, 2012
Thursday, May 31, 2012

With test results for the infectious haematopoietic necrosis virus still pending at their Bawden Point fish farm site near Tofino, officials from Mainstream Canada met with local first Nations leaders on...

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

The Tlu-piich Games staff and committee members are calling all past Nuu-Chah-Nulth Princesses and Youth Role Models to participate in our 30 year anniversary celebrations, starting with the Port Alberni...

Monday, May 28, 2012

The recent disease outbreak at the Dixon aquaculture site in Clayoquot Sound has highlighted the lack of communication between regulators and First Nations when it comes to salmon diseases.

Friday, May 25, 2012

"Are you ready for round two?"

With these words, Shawn A-in-chut Atleo officially launched his re-election campaign for the top position of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN).

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Tseshaht First Nation has a new chief councillor. Hugh Braker was chosen after the newly-elected council was sworn in during a ceremony held May 23 at Tseshaht Cultural Centre.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

A delegation of local First Nations leaders and anti-salmon farming activists gathered in sight of the loading dock at Fishermen’s Harbour in Port Alberni on the morning of May 22 to witness the unloading...

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

The Qua?asa team now includes a female Resolution Health Support Worker.

Monday, May 21, 2012

The Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) and the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) today signed a protocol agreement officially recognizing a commitment to work together to identify opportunities that will foster...

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