New Tsawwassen chief looks aheadJune 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Tsawwassen First Nation Chief Bryce Williams thanked his community for participating in the third general election in Tsawwassen First Nation’s self-governing history after he won a re-run of last year’s vote.
“I appreciate that the last several months have been … Read More
Another journey begins for LeahMay 22, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
This morning (May 22), a long journey will end and another will begin for Leah George-Wilson of Tsleil-Waututh Nation.
Last night, she posted this message on Facebook: “Thinking about tomorrow because I’ll be walking across the stage to accept my … Read More
Big numbers for Stz’uminusApril 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
There were a few surprises in store on April 25 when leaders from First Nations, local governments and business attended the Power In Numbers event at Stz’uminus First Nation.
And the big one came first. Chief John Elliott and Don … Read More
Land deal for SnuneymuxwMarch 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Snuneymuxw First Nation has taken ownership of large sections of forest lands near Nanaimo and made other deals with the BC government that is expected to lead to both economic and job opportunities for the nation.
The government termed the … Read More
New Library for HalaltMarch 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Books – both paper and digital – fill the new library that had its grand opening at Halalt First Nation on March 13.
There are 1,750 books, to be exact. But already some people are talking about expanding the facility … Read More