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Government of Canada Names Commissioners for National Inquiry Into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women...

Ottawa, ON – Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Today, Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, along with Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and...

OWA celebrates official Grand Opening of the Gitchi Animki Hydroelectric Project

The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) congratulates Pic Mobert First Nation and Regional Power Inc. on the completion of the Gitchi Animki Project. OWA, community...

First Nations Youth Employment Programs Expose Students to Careers in Natural Resources

The First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program (FNNRYEP) has 48 participants learning about anthropology, geography, dendrology, sustainable energy sources, visual arts, engineering, entrepreneurship,...
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Protesters rally outside Thessalon First Nation Band Office

A determined group of members from Thessalon First Nation blocked the route into the Thessalon First Nation Band Office Tuesday, to raise awareness for...
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2016 Shingwauk Gathering and Conference to be held July 29th – 31st

The Children of Shingwauk Alumni Association (CSAA), the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre (SRSC), and partners will be hosting the fifth annual Shingwauk Gathering and...
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First nations buys a chunk of Hydro One

Agreement Strengthens Relationship Between First Nations in Ontario and the Province Today the Province and First Nations in Ontario, as represented by the Chiefs-in-Assembly, announced...
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Search for Charnelle Masakeyash Concludes

(PICKLE LAKE, ON)- On November 8, 2015, 26-year old Charnelle MASAKEYASH was reported missing. The investigation identified that the First Nations female was last...
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Ontario Funding New Healing Lodge for Garden River First Nation

Ontario is providing nearly $750,000 to support a new healing lodge to serve First Nations communities who are located from Sudbury to Sault Ste....
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Indigenous Affairs Critic France Gélinas speaks regarding inquest on First Nations youth deaths

Queen’s Park – “New Democrats mourn the loss of Jethro Anderson, Curran Strang, Paul Panacheese, Robyn Harper, Reggie Bushie, Kyle Morriseau, and Jordan Wabasse,...
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Ottawa defends conditions on psych meds

OTTAWA - Health Canada says the choice to restrict access to some prescription mental-illness drugs for on-reserve patients is based on the same expert...