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SKEDANS haida gwaii

The Haida village known as Skedans, or to be correct, in Haida would be K’uuna Llnagaay, is a National Historic Site of Canada and is located within the Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve as part of remote Archipelago of Islands called Haida Gwaii (translation – People of Haida – in Haida language) formerly known as Queen Charlotte Islands. 489 more words


NDP Leadership Race, Diana Day Byelection, BCNDP balks at $15 Wage, Reconcile Port Moody

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From the Desks of Leslie Tepper, Chief Janice George, and Buddy Joseph

Leslie H. Tepper is the curator of Western ethnology at the Canadian Museum of History. She is the author of Earthline and Morning Star: Nlaka’pamux Clothing Traditions… 571 more words

Guest Blogs

Artist of the moment...........Kelly Cannell

Kelly Cannell is a contemporary First Nations artist from Canada. Her mother is my favorite of the contemporary First Nations artists, Susan Point. Kelly Cannell was born in the year 1982. 163 more words

How to Say Welcome

Welcome figures in the Coast Salish region of Pacific Northwest. Drawings by Mariah Burton Nelson; inspired by indigenous artists Susan Point and Shawn Peterson.


Round Three

As I characterized the Cherry Point coal fracas, that was round one–a preliminary event prior to the main bout. Round two is the update and revision of land use policies at Cherry Point, consistent with the State of Washington Growth Management Act. 26 more words

Strip Canoe

Spring Street International School, Friends of the San Juans, and San Juan Island School District are co-sponsoring a youth canoe-building project with Lummi Nation master canoe-builders. 17 more words