Posts Tagged: nation

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...

One child from Alberta First Nation dead, others in hospital: RCMP

One child from a community west of Calgary is dead and 13 other children and a man have been taken to hospital. Police say EMS personnel pronounced the child...

First Nation land transferred as part of resort deal near Kamloops

Crown land has been transferred to the Simpcw First Nation as part of a deal related to the development of the Valemount Glacier Resort northeast of Kamloops. Forests Minister...

Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation members plan peaceful protest near Tofino

15, according to the announcement: the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation's Treaty Office in Tofino and the Tiic-Mis-Aq'kin Health Centre in Ty-Histanis. Both events are scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m.....

VIDEO: BC First Nation joins 'hologram' protest vs Kinder Morgan pipeline

Members of a B.C. First Nationmade their voices heard at a recent protest against Kinder Morgan in Toronto. The demonstration, staged by Greenpeace Canada at the headquarters of TD...

Pushing ahead with First Nation treaty negotiations

The British Columbia Treaty Commission says the political climate provincially and federally is ripe for pushing ahead stalled First Nation treaty … Google Alert – tofino