Squamish Nation

First Nations Youth Learn Language Through DIY Immersion

CBC | Posted 04.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Conversation here is unlike anywhere else in the world.

2 Squamish Nation Councillors Suspended After Financial Audit

North Shore News | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Squamish Nation council has sent a notice to band members stating two band councillors whose actions have come into question in a financial audit ...

Squamish Nation Officials Removed After Financial Investigation

CBC | Posted 12.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Two officials with the Squamish Nation have now been removed from office after an investigation found problems with how nearly $1.5 million was spent ...

You'd Care If The English Or French Language Disappeared

Khelsilem Rivers | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Khelsilem Rivers

According to a 2010 report, my heritage language is the third most endangered indigenous language in British Columbia. It is the language of this land that Vancouver currently resides on -- and today it has less than six fluent speakers alive in the world.

A First Look At How Much B.C. First Nations Chiefs Actually Make

Jordan Bateman | Posted 09.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

How do these chiefs get away with making so much money? In part, because very few people actually knew they made that much. For a lot of bands, politician salaries were a closely-guarded secret.

Squamish Chief's Son Killed In Burnaby Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The chief of a prominent B.C. First Nation says his son was the man who was shot and killed by police earlier this week in the Vancouver s...

Reclaiming Their Languages

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia

The Nuxalk word for "rock" is spoken the way it sounds, like feet dragging over a rocky riverbed. When Clyde Tallio says it, he has to conjure saliva ...