Evangeline Hanuse

Hereditary Chief Noel Pootlass holds up the original raven mask while carver Skip Saunders follows with the replica he carved himself.

Ceremonial mask makes journey for a meaningful visit home

Representatives from the Seattle Art Museum journeyed to Nuxalk territory and issued an apology during a potlatch.

Hereditary Chief Noel Pootlass holds up the original raven mask while carver Skip Saunders follows with the replica he carved himself.
Alvin Mack directs the pullers during the raising of the pole

Mack Family raises pole, hosts reunion at Nusqu’lst

It was a thorough 25 days of hard work and determination that a totem pole representing a grizzly bear holding a copper was completed.

Alvin Mack directs the pullers during the raising of the pole
Local fiddlers perform a community concert

15th Annual Bella Coola Music Festival rocks the Valley

The rain did little to dampen the spirits of attendees at the 15th Annual Bella Coola Music Festival.

Local fiddlers perform a community concert
The ecstatic Nuxalk paddlers arrive in Bella Bella.

Nuxalk Nation takes part in historic paddle to Qatuwas Festival in Bella Bella

On the morning of July 9, 2014, four canoes began their journey from Bella Coola to partake in the annual Tribal Canoe Journeys.

The ecstatic Nuxalk paddlers arrive in Bella Bella.