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Algoma University Receives Ontario Historical Society Indigenous History Award

Uniquely located on the site of the former Shingwauk Residential School, the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre (SRSC) at Algoma University has taken up the...

Sheehan Announces More Federal Support for Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre

Today, Member of Parliament, Terry Sheehan, on behalf of the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, announced additional federal funding...

Ontario eliminates Indigenous Culture Fund, cuts millions for the arts

TORONTO — Ontario has eliminated a fund supporting Indigenous culture as the government cuts tens of millions of dollars in arts funding — a decision...

Indigenous teen’s treatment while disclosing abuse indicative of ‘pattern’

OTTAWA — B.C.'s former child representative Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond says the "heinous" treatment of an Indigenous teenager during a 2012 RCMP interrogation reflects a pattern she...

Grassy Narrows protester interrupts Trudeau at Toronto Liberal event

TORONTO — An appearance by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at an event for Liberal supporters in Toronto was interrupted by a protester from Grassy...

Garden River First Nation strongly opposes the cuts to Education!

Garden River First Nation will be hosting an Educational Rally opposing the proposed cuts to Education on Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 4:00 p.m....

Ferrochrome Plant Announcement – “a shock to us”

It was announced yesterday that Noront Resources Ltd. chose Sault Ste. Marie as the future home of its ferrochrome processing facility. The announcement was held...

Thousands of families on track to miss out on planned bump to child benefit

OTTAWA — Social Development Minister Yves Duclos says more than a fifth of Indigenous families living on reserves are missing out on the federal...

Roll with it – Automated Waste Collection begins July 2

Beginning this week, the City of Sault Ste. Marie will roll-out its automated waste collection program. New waste carts will be delivered to residents...
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VIDEO: Jane’s Walk Teaches Saultites about Shingwauk Site

Saultites had the opportunity to take part in a Jane's Walk at Algoma University on Friday morning, where they learned about the historic Shingwauk...

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