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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...
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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....

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

OTTAWA — A planned increase in the value of the Canada Child Benefit will miss just over one-fifth of Indigenous families living on reserves, part of...

Grief-stricken northern Ontario First Nation identifies victims of fatal fire

A grieving First Nation in northern Ontario has released the names of a mother and four children killed in a house fire last week. Officials say those died...

Mom, 4 kids, dead in fire in northern Ontario First Nation

BIG TROUT LAKE, Ont. — Officials say a mother and four children have died following a house fire in a northern Ontario First Nation. A...

Hughes joins residents from Kashechewan FN demanding relocation

Ottawa - Kashechewan residents displaced by flooding of the Albany River were in Ottawa Monday to demand the government live up to its promise...

Indigenous women, musician Buffy Sainte-Marie highlight NAC theatre’s debut

TORONTO — Stories of Indigenous women's successes and struggles will be spotlighted in the inaugural season of the National Arts Centre's Indigenous Theatre. From the crisis of missing and...

First Nations leaders call for solution to Kashechewan flooding

TORONTO — First Nations leaders are calling on the provincial government to help press Ottawa to relocate the community of Kashechewan as it deals...

Trial starting on Indigenous bands’ claim to Lake Huron, Georgian Bay

TORONTO — A complex trial involving a novel claim to a large swath of Lake Huron lake bed and allegations of broken promises is...