Sacred Trust vows to stop pipelineJanuary 29, 2014 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Carleen Thomas of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation Sacred Trust made a presentation on the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline to Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council’s board of directors meeting in late 2013.
Her talk and slide show generated much discussion around the table … Read More
Three nations elect leadersJanuary 29, 2014 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Three Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council nations held council elections recently with leadership at two being re-elected.
At Malahat, on Jan. 13, Chief Councillor David Michael Harry as well as councillors Russell Harry and Dean Harry was voted in again. A … Read More
Stz’uminus land vote “yes”January 29, 2014 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Stz’uminus members voted overwhelmingly to reassume jurisdiction of their lands on Dec. 5. A total of 96 per cent of registered voters said a resounding ‘Yes’ to a framework agreement on First Nation Land Management (FNLM).
The vote in favour of … Read More
Halalt voters say “yes” in lands voteJanuary 29, 2014 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Nearly 90 per cent of voters supported the designation of three parcels on Halalt’s main reserve
Economic development at Halalt First Nation took a big step forward on Jan. 16 with an overwhelming vote in favour of designating some of … Read More
Welcome to the Salish Sea SentinelJanuary 29, 2014 | Salish Sea Sentinel
We sincerely hope that this monthly magazine, filled with the positive, forward-looking articles from our eleven First Nations, will carry on the ten-year legacy of Naut’sa mawt Tribal Council newsletters. The decision to publish the magazine came from our board of … Read More
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
“Grave concern” and praise over pipelinesJune 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Tsleil-Waututh Nation – The People of the Inlet – has praised the BC government’s stand on the northern Enbridge pipeline while laying out its worries over Kinder Morgan’s plans for an oil sands pipeline in its own backyard.
Chief Maureen … Read More
Geoduck protest loomsJune 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
Another geoduck battle is brewing today as the Stz’uminus community prepares for the harvest of the pricey shellfish in Kulleet Bay.
Chief John Elliott, who is barred by an injunction has warned that he will be forced “to stand up … Read More
Election another step for ‘Mr. Positive’April 29, 2013 | Salish Sea Sentinel
‘Mr. Positive’ – There are many things the leader of a small First Nation can be called, but the name often used to refer to the chief of Klahoose First Nation, James Delorme, is a pretty good one.He is starting … Read More