Vancouver Island First Nations Reach Treaty Agreement

Vancouver Island First Nations Reach Treaty Agreement

CP  04. 9.2015
The agreement includes 1,565 hectares of Crown land and about $142 million dollars.
Million-Dollar B.C. First Nations Chief Re-Elected

Million-Dollar B.C. First Nations Chief Re-Elected

CP  04. 3.2015
The highest-earning chief in Canada won re-election, despite widespread criticism.
Vancouver Murder Suspect Arrested After Month On The Run

Vancouver Murder Suspect Arrested After Month On The Run

CP  04. 2.2015
Paul's girlfriend, who had five children, was found dead in March.
Top-Down Decisions About B.C. First Nations Aren't Going To Work

Top-Down Decisions About B.C. First Nations Aren't Going To Work

Adam Olsen  03.27.2015
The provincial government owes it to all British Columbians who have invested 22 years and over $600 million in the treaty process to be...

$10,000 Reward Offered For Arrest Of Vancouver Murder Suspect

Andree Lau  03.17.2015
"He needs to be taken off the streets before he hurts or kills another woman."
B.C. Pays $5.5 Million For Controversial First Nations Burial Site

B.C. Pays $5.5 Million For Controversial First Nations Burial Site

Sara Harowitz  02.17.2015
The amount is broken down as $850,000 for the land and $4.6 million for the private owner, who had started to build a retirement home on...
First Nations Youth Learn Language Through DIY Immersion

First Nations Youth Learn Language Through DIY Immersion

CBC  02. 4.2015
Conversation here is unlike anywhere else in the world.
Mt. Polley Report Advice Shouldn't Be Cherry-Picked: First Nations

Mt. Polley Report Advice Shouldn't Be Cherry-Picked: First Nations

CP  02. 3.2015
First Nations Summit Grand Chief Ed John says there's a massive need for mining reform in the province.
First Nations Members Join Free Coding Bootcamp In Vancouver

First Nations Members Join Free Coding Bootcamp In Vancouver

CP  01.26.2015
More than 2,500 people registered for the 500 spots.
Aboriginal Addition To Stop Signs Turns Out To Be Against B.C. Law

Aboriginal Addition To Stop Signs Turns Out To Be Against B.C. Law

CP  01.22.2015
A Kamloops councillor came up with the idea of adding the word estil, which means stop in Secwepemc, on stop signs to acknowledge the city's...

B.C. Burial Site Deal Is 'Big Success' For First Nations

Sara Harowitz  01.15.2015
B.C. First Nations are celebrating a "big success" after news that the provincial government is purchasing a controversial piece of land...
B.C. First Nation Bans Bottled Water

B.C. First Nation Bans Bottled Water

CBC  01.15.2015
A First Nation near Lillooet, B.C. has banned the sale of bottled water in an attempt to highlight the need for safe drinking water in...
B.C.'s Tsal'alh Becomes First Blue Indigenous Community

B.C.'s Tsal'alh Becomes First Blue Indigenous Community

Maude Barlow  01.14.2015
As of November, there were 127 First Nation communities under water advisory, with 27 communities in British Columbia alone. At any given...
LNG Pipelines Won't Carry Oil, Bitumen: B.C.

LNG Pipelines Won't Carry Oil, Bitumen: B.C.

CP  01. 6.2015
VICTORIA - A proposed network of pipelines from natural gas fields in British Columbia's northeast to liquefied natural gas export plants...