Ontario First Nation evacuates community over water safety, asks feds for help

A northwestern Ontario First Nation says it's been forced to evacuate because of poor water quality, and it's asking the federal government for help. Neskantaga First...

Ontario Takes Action to Improve Access to Education for First Nation Students

Reciprocal Education Approach (REA) Increases Parental Choice and Cuts Red Tape NIPISSING FIRST NATION, NORTH BAY — Today, Ontario announced a historic step forward for...

Indigenous, two-spirit couple from Alberta wins The Amazing Race Canada

TORONTO — Anthony Johnson and James Mokakis hoped being the first Indigenous, two-spirit couple to compete on The Amazing Race Canada would give them a...
Assemble of First Nations

AFN outlines First Nations election priorities ahead of fall vote

OTTAWA — The Assembly of First Nations is outlining its election priorities for Canada's First Nations, with less than a week before the federal campaign...

Alanis Obomsawin doc looks at battle over medical care for Indigenous children

TORONTO — Alanis Obomsawin has spent much of her career documenting injustices facing Indigenous peoples in Canada, and the wrongs she outlines often overwhelm,...

First Nations given maximum compensation for Ottawa’s child-welfare discrimination

OTTAWA — The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal has awarded more than $2 billion in compensation to First Nations children and their families who were...
Sandy Lake First Nation

Human rights tribunal orders First Nation to allow banished woman to return

A human rights tribunal has sided with a woman who was banished from the northwestern Ontario reserve where she'd lived for a decade, saying she was...
Michael Mantha MPP - Queens Park

Mantha: Ford ending agreement with First Nations on Ring of Fire sidesteps true partnership...

NDP Northern Development and Mines critic, Michael Mantha, released the following statement in response to the Ford government ripping up the regional framework agreement...

Grassy Narrows chief, NDP candidate urges Ottawa to talk turkey on mercury

OTTAWA — The chief of Grassy Narrows First Nation, an NDP candidate in this fall's federal election, wants to sit down with Indigenous Services...
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Results of the Vote: Missanabie Cree First Nation

Missanabie Cree First Nation   VOTES for CHIEF GAUTHIER, Jason 177 MACUMBER (NOLAN), Cheryl 18 RAINVILLE, Kim 54   Total number of rejected ballots for Chief:          5  . Total number of valid ballots cast for...