John’s Believe It Or Not… April 13th

* 2000 – Nisga’a Treaty gets Royal Assent. * 1919 The Amritsar Massacre * 1964 Sidney Poitier wins Best Actor Oscar for Lilies of the Field * 1990 Soviets admit to Katyn Massacre * 1360 Hail kills English troops


It’s Friday! TGIF! Did You Know…

* 2000 – Nisga’a Treaty gets Royal Assent.

The Nisga’a Treaty is a negotiated agreement between the Nisga’a Nation, the Government of British Columbia (B.C.) and the Government of Canada. It came into effect on May 11, 2000.

The Nisga’a Treaty is the first modern-day treaty in B.C. and is the fourteenth modern treaty in Canada to be negotiated since 1976. Continue reading “John’s Believe It Or Not… April 13th”