Ehattesaht Chinehkint First Nation’s (ECFN) covid recovery period has been extended as members continue to test positive.Continue reading Ehatis COVID outbreak: recovery period extended
A medical response team has been dispatched to a remote Vancouver Island First Nation community to help guide it through a serious COVID-19 outbreak.Continue reading COVID-19 outbreak in First Nation near Zeballos
Almost a year into B.C. adopting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) the Nuchatlaht First Nation (NFN) is calling on the province to honour its legislation with regards to an ongoing land title case.Continue reading Nuchatlaht First Nation calls on BC to honour UNDRIP in land title case.
Indigenous leaders and environmentalists are standing behind a Gold River-area First Nation in its dispute with one of Vancouver Island’s largest forest companies.
North Island hereditary chiefs and the environmental advocacy group Sierra Club B.C. have expressed their support for Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation (MMFN) who are caught in an ongoing feud with Western Forest Products (WFP) over trespassing and road use compensation.Continue reading Indigenous leaders and environmentalists speak out about Gold River road use Dispute
By Melissa Renwick, Ha-Shilth-Sa, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
Long Beach, BC – Parks Canada is making progress building ʔapsčiik t̓ašii (pronounced ups-cheek ta-shee), the multi-use pathway that extends between Tofino and Ucluelet.Continue reading The ʔapsčiik t̓ašii pathway between Tofino and Ucluelet