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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...

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Update: 8:36 am May 18: It's official. The Atleo team has released an invitation to the May 24 launch of National Chief Shawn Atleo's re-election campaign.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Update: 3:26 p.m. May 16  
 
Three suspects have been charged in a brutal assault on Hupacasath First Nation member Bert McCarthy.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

It may have been movie-goer Jason Titian who said it best: The film Histakshitl Ts’awaatskwii, (We Come From One Root), which had its Port Alberni premiere on May 14, was both moving and enlightening, he...

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

 It’s been nearly 10 years since Joanne Young’s daughter Lisa disappeared without a trace, and even though it’s still extremely painful to relive the memories, Joanne and her husband Don work hard to keep...

Monday, May 14, 2012

This information applies to BC residents who require cataract surgery and are enrolled in the BC Medical Services Plan.

Monday, May 14, 2012

The conference on the pre-confederation treaties of Vancouver Island co-hosted by Vancouver Island University (VIU) and Snuneymuxw First Nation was a spectacular success for VIU, Snuneymuxw First Nation and...

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

A family of four is lucky to escape from a devastating house fire that quickly swept through their rental home on Bruce Street on the evening of May 7.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

BC’s Public Service’s Aboriginal Youth Internship Program

Our Intern Job Posting is now up for the Aboriginal Youth Internship Program, 2012/13 program...

Monday, May 7, 2012

The producers of CBC’s hit show Dragons’ Den are looking for Canadian companies to

participate in the second season of the reality business show The BIG Decision.

Friday, May 4, 2012

It’s a dangerous thing to be playing hot potato with, but that’s what is happening with a canister of Arcton 22 that has come to shore at Hesquiaht, presumably part of the advance items of the Japan...

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Tofino RCMP are warning parents to keep a close eye on their children after a report of an attempted abduction of a young child from the Esowista Reserve on April 29. Esowista is located just off the busy...

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Sometime after Easter, historic St. Mary’s & St. Paul’s Anglican Church was broken into and many beloved artifacts were stolen. The theft was discovered when a cleaning crew entered the church to...

Friday, April 27, 2012

Filmed in Port Alberni during 2009/10, Histakshitl Ts’awaatskwii,  (We Come From One Root) the  67- minute documentary film will have its Alberni Valley premiere public screening...

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Dear Editor,
 
It is time for the people of British Columbia to lend their voices on how our most vulnerable women can be made safer.

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