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Friday, October 11, 2019

Holding back tears, Wally Samuel clutched by wife Donna tight as he stood in the warmth of applause. A few days before his recognition at the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s annual general meeting on Sept...

Friday, October 11, 2019

A Liberal Party campaign pledge to transition to closed-containment salmon farming on the B.C. coast within five years has drawn swift condemnation from the industry and skepticism from First Nation...

Thursday, October 10, 2019

As more Nuu-chah-nulth-aht enter their golden years, information about health conditions that come with aging becomes more important.

For that reason, organizers of the DAC (Disability Access...

Thursday, October 10, 2019

This year the Missing and Murdered Inquiry into Indigenous Women and Girls concluded, but Aboriginal women continue to go missing and fall victim to homicide at a significantly higher rate than the...

Thursday, October 10, 2019

This year the Missing and Murdered Inquiry into Indigenous Women and Girls concluded, but Aboriginal women continue to go missing and fall victim to homicide at a significantly higher rate than the...

Thursday, October 10, 2019

This year the Missing and Murdered Inquiry into Indigenous Women and Girls concluded, but Aboriginal women continue to go missing and fall victim to homicide at a significantly higher rate than the...

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A functioning helipad is once again operating beside the Tofino General Hospital (TGH).

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Aquaculture provides jobs for thousands of people in British Columbia – particularly in coastal communities with limited economic opportunity. But many fear that fish farms are harming the migration of...

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Aquaculture provides jobs for thousands of people in British Columbia – particularly in coastal communities with limited economic opportunity. But many fear that fish farms are harming the migration of...

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Aquaculture provides jobs for thousands of people in British Columbia – particularly in coastal communities with limited economic opportunity. But many fear that fish farms are harming the migration of...

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

As part of an effort to encourage Nuu-chah-nulth members to take their concerns to the polling stations on Oct. 21, the Council of Ha’wiih Forum on Fisheries has endorsed Gord Johns, the NDP candidates for...

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

How is it possible for Canada to continue to grow its economy – including the energy sector – while lessening damage to the environment?

Blair Herbert, Liberal:

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

How is it possible for Canada to continue to grow its economy – including the energy sector – while lessening damage to the environment?

Byron Horner, Conservative:

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

How is it possible for Canada to continue to grow its economy – including the energy sector – while lessening damage to the environment?

Rachel Blaney, NDP:

Monday, October 7, 2019

Tired of waiting years for a licence to sell their catch commercially, members of Listuguj Mi’kmaq First Nation in Quebec chose to take matters into their own hands this season, openly defying the federal...

Monday, October 7, 2019

The expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline is aimed to diversify Canada’s markets for petroleum and lessen its dependence on exporting to the United States, but this brings a significant increase in...

Monday, October 7, 2019

The expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline is aimed to diversify Canada’s markets for petroleum and lessen its dependence on exporting to the United States, but this brings a significant increase in...

Monday, October 7, 2019

The expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline is aimed to diversify Canada’s markets for petroleum and lessen its dependence on exporting to the United States, but this brings a significant increase in...

Friday, October 4, 2019

Despite the drastic overrepresentation of Indigenous people among Canada’s homeless, the Assembly of First Nations does not have a mandate to target the issue.

Friday, October 4, 2019

First Nations Advocate Nurses are available for support seven days a week at West Coast General Hospital (WCGH) in Port Alberni.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

At a time when city streets around the world are being filled with demonstrations for governments to do more to fight climate change, how the global phenomenon is affecting Vancouver Island’s coastal...

Thursday, October 3, 2019

At a time when city streets around the world are being filled with demonstrations for governments to do more to fight climate change, how the global phenomenon is affecting Vancouver Island’s coastal...

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s Quu’asa team took a lead role in guiding the events of the 22nd annual Disability Access Committee (DAC) Health Ability Fair held at Alberni Athletic Hall Oct. 2 and 3....

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

A run-of-river hydroelectric project designed to reduce reliance on diesel fuel at Hot Springs Cove remains in hiatus a year after Hesquiaht First Nation had hoped to see it operational.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Alberni District Secondary School opened its doors for Indigenous eighth grade students and their families with their third annual barbecue.

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