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NEORN 2018 Rail Summit: ‘This is what the North deserves’

The North Eastern Ontario Rail Network (NEORN) held a summit regarding the renewal of passenger rail service in Ontario, and how to make it happen. The...
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NEORN poses serious questions to politicians for upcoming Rail Summit

The Passenger Rail Summit is being held April 19 at the Quattro Hotel in Sault Ste. Marie. The Passenger Rail Summit is being sponsored by...

Bishops try to clarify Pope’s refusal to apologize for residential schools

OTTAWA — The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops says it's incorrect to suggest that Pope Francis is refusing to apologize to survivors of Canada's...

Residential school history centre to share survivors’ accounts, educate public

VANCOUVER — Many university students don't know the history of Indigenous people in Canada, let alone the implications of the residential school system, but a director at the...

Missing and murdered inquiry emboldens those to move forward: chairwoman

RICHMOND, B.C. — The head of the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women says some of those who have told their harrowing stories have since...

Real-time monitoring could decrease boil-water advisories on First Nations:study

A study by Ontario researchers suggests real-time monitoring technology at water treatment plants on reserves could significantly reduce the number of drinking-water advisories issued for First...

Ottawa has ‘turned a corner’ in First Nations child welfare: Philpott

WINNIPEG — Canada's Indigenous services minister says Ottawa has fully complied with the orders of a 2016 ruling from the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal...
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NEORN to host Passenger Rail Summit in the Sault

NorthEastern Ontario Rail Network News Release Northeastern Ontario is suffering from increasing isolation of communities, economies and people. A NorthEastern Ontario Passenger Rail Loop to can...

‘The Water Walker’. A Book inspired by Nibi

There is a special gift of a book titled, ‘The Water Walker’ that should surely find its way into every collection at school libraries,...

Anti-Indigenous racism normalized in northeastern Ontario city: rights commissioner

TORONTO — Racism against Indigenous people in the northeastern Ontario city of Timmins appears to be both pervasive and normalized, the province's chief human...

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