First Nations

Feds’ challenge of ruling on First Nations children ‘a slap in the face’: AFN

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OTTAWA — The federal government's appeal of a ruling that expanded First Nations children's rights to public services is "a slap in the face,"...
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Ottawa Continues Legal Fight Over Health Funding For Indigenous Families And Youth

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On Dec 15, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave a speech to mark the fifth anniversary of the release of the Final Report of the...
Trans Mountain Pipeline

Trans Mountain Project: Pipeline controversy strikes again!

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Shovels were officially back in the ground yesterday as the controversial Trans Mountain project reopened following an abrupt shutdown in December. Excavators, bulldozers and heavy...
Coronavirus

Garden River to restrict access beginning January 7

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Due to a dramatic jump in COVID-19 cases throughout the Algoma District, Garden River First Nation will only grant access to residents, essential workers,...

Southern Ontario First Nation chief hails funding to end 12-year water advisories

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OTTAWA — The chief of the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte First Nation says new funding from the federal government will allow his...
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Mike Harris’ Nomination to the Order Of Ontario a Step Back in Reconciliation: Media...

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LONDON, ON – The words and deeds of Mike Harris when he served as Premier of Ontario still echo today as loud as they...

2020 Medal of Merit recipients announced

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The Sault Ste. Marie Medal of Merit Selection Committee is pleased to announce the 2020 Medal of Merit recipients. This year’s recipients include The...

Sault Tribe Thankful for Large Shipment of Vaccines to Protect Elders

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The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians are thrilled that 975 doses of Pfizer vaccines were delivered on Tuesday - when only 185...
Do Not Drink the Water

Residents forced to leave their Indigenous community in northern Ontario over a water crisis...

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In a social media post from Chief Chris Moonias, the residents from Neskantaga are returning home. Work on the water treatment plant was not...

“Contamination” partly to blame for cancellation

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During the final council meeting of the year, councillors were informed that the $40 million investment would not go forward. As previously reported, the documents...