10/30/08 - Bitter battle over land erupts among First Nations


The Sto:lo Tribal Council is accusing the Yale First Nation with acts of “ghoulish vandalism,” alleging human remains were removed from the Kuthlath reserve near Yale. The alleged disinterment is apparently part of an on-going and increasingly bitter battle over land and fishing sites in the Fraser Canyon as the Yale First Nation edges closer to a final treaty with federal and provincial governments.