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Thursday, May 2, 2019

A Specific Claims Tribunal hearing is taking place in Ahousaht that began April 30.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Despite advancements to closed-containment fish farms on land, the industry’s mainstay will continue to be raising fish inside ocean-based net pens, says the BC Salmon Famers Association.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

An ambitious Nuu-chah-nulth plan to restore salmon ecosystems in watersheds surrounding Nootka Sound is closer to being realized with funding that allows research to get underway.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Despite the province’s rejection of a recommendation to decriminalize simple drug possession, an addiction counsellor is confident that the harm reduction strategy will gain acceptance.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Richard Atleo believes he will not be the only beneficiary when he is presented with an honorary degree from Toronto’s Ryerson University later this spring.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

A two-day forum will be held in May to determine how Nuu-chah-nulth are going to push their agenda forward in Ottawa.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg made major headway recently, in signing a contract with artist and University of Victoria Audain professor, Carey Newman, around his piece the Witness...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Proceeds from criminal activities will be plowed into crime remediation and prevention in several Nuu-chah-nulth communities.

Monday, April 22, 2019

Thirty five years later, the image glows with iconic significance. With their shoulders bathed in the orange of a descending sun, dozens of men struggle to lift an enormous figure.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

The search is on for genealogy information that will help build an all-inclusive Nuu-chah-nulth family tree.

Friday, April 19, 2019

David Edgar believes in the if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again quote.

The 16-year-old, a member of the Ditidaht First Nation, had tried out for the British Columbia male squad that...

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The federal government is introducing strict restrictions on Chinook salmon fishing this year, out of concern that the species from the Fraser River system is at risk of extinction.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Where there is fire, there is smoke along with other occupational hazards for firefighters.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The Indian Status Card is an identity document issued by the Canadian government that confirms a person is registered as a Status Indian under the Indian Act.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Despite being able to harvest just one whale since the 1920s, the Makah are ready for the return of a regular hunt, as the sacred practice never ceased being taught within the Nuu-chah-nulth tribe.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Three Nuu-chah-nulth students from Gold River Secondary School travelled to France as part of a one-month exchange program in March.

Ten Gold River students in total participated in the trip, which...

Friday, April 12, 2019

A few days after Zeballos tested its tsunami sirens last August, a brief Facebook post alerted residents to a hazard from the opposite direction, not from the sea but from the mountains.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Swaths of aquamarine have once again emerged along B.C.’s coastlines this spring, the annual marker that herring are undergoing their reproductive cycle.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

It’s official: A member of the Toquaht Nation can now be called Dr. Johnsen.

That’s because Kelly Johnsen, an instructor at North Island College’s Educational Assistant/Community Support program that...

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

The human remains discovered in a burnt-out cabin at Warn Bay in Ahousaht territory on Feb. 25 have been positively identified and foul play has been ruled out.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

With more than half of its on-reserve population under the age of 25, the future of Ahousaht belongs to the young.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

The University of Victoria is benefiting greatly from the new federal budget. On March 19th, the federal government announced they were granting $9.1 million to the university for the building of a new...

Monday, April 8, 2019

Spring is in the air and so is pollen. For seasonal allergy sufferers, that means a trip to the pharmacy for costly antihistamines. What many Aboriginal people don't know is that these types of medications...

Monday, April 8, 2019

Tla-o-qui-aht member Barney Williams returns to the Vancouver Island University’s Nanaimo campus as their newest Elder in Residence.

Friday, April 5, 2019

The BC Coroner’s Service in partnership with various police agencies have launched a website dubbed the Unidentified Human Remains (UHR) Viewer, featuring a map of the province marked with the locations of...

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