Posts Tagged: nation

Diesel-dependent Hesquiaht First Nation receives $500000 for hydropower project at Hot Springs …

Decreasing Hot Springs Cove's diesel dependency will also decrease the amount of fuel being barged in from Tofino each year. “The shift to reliable, … Google Alert – tofino

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation chief and volunteers search for remains of missing fishermen near Tofino

WATCH: An intense search is underway in the waters and shoreline of Echachist Island off Tofino. Search crews are hoping to find the remains of … Google Alert – tofino

First Nation artist says longhouse display was vandalized in Ucluelet

An extremely disheartening theft shook Ucluelet Tuesday night as a First Nation longhouse display set up by Tla-o-qui-aht artist Hjalmer Wenstob was … Google Alert – tofino

Vancouver Island First Nation seeks answers in search for missing fishermen

Marcel Martin, Carl Michael and Terrance Brown Jr. have been missing since their fishing vessel sank near Tofino on June 15. “Countless hours have … Google Alert – tofino

First Nation community not giving up on search for three missing fishermen

A B.C. First Nation community is not giving up hope on finding three men whose boat capsized off Duffin Cove in Tofino more than a week ago. Google Alert...

First rainbow crosswalk on First Nation reserve in Canada unveiled

A rainbow crosswalk in Alberta might be the first one on a First Nations reserve in Canada. More than 15 volunteers painted the colourful crosswalk on … Google Alert –...

Shipping containers to be used for new housing on Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation reserve near Tofino

WATCH: The Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation is using shipping containers to build new homes on its reserve near Tofino in hopes that the affordable rental … Google Alert – tofino

Amidst Tofino's housing crisis, First Nation builds homes for desperate workers

How bad is Tofino's housing crunch? Just the other day, Mayor Josie Osborne met a young man who said he's essentially been living in a hammock … Google Alert –...

BC First Nation builds tiny homes amid housing crisis

Tiny homes are coming to the town of Hope, B.C., and they're coming in the form of a Yale First Nation economic development project. What may be a win-win...

BC First Nation, governments sign first-ever emergency management agreement

A first-of-its-kind tripartite emergency management agreement with a First Nations government in Canada was unveiled in Vancouver, B.C. Saturday morning at the Pan Pacific. Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of...