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...

Missing and murdered Indigenous women’s inquiry wages court fight for RCMP files

OTTAWA — The national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women is fighting in court for access to two RCMP files the national police...

Report on missing, murdered Indigenous women to be released in June

OTTAWA — A much-anticipated report on missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls is set to be released to the public in June. The four-person...
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Sixties Scoop Class Action Settlement

Information session tour stops in Garden River First Nation Sault Ste‐Marie & Garden River First Nation - On April 6th, Collectiva and its First Nations'...

Police make another arrest in triple homicide case of Six Nations friends

Police say they've made another arrest in the triple homicide of three members of an Ontario First Nation. Ontario Provincial Police say they've charged a 33-year-old man...

Senate committee to study extent of forced sterilization across Canada

OTTAWA — The Senate's human rights committee is launching a study about the coerced sterilization of Indigenous women. Senators on the committee say they want to hold...
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Anishinabek Police Service Seize Firearms in Pic Mobert after Threatening Incident

(Heron Bay, ON) - On March 21st, 2019, officers from the Anishinabek Police Service (APS) Pic River / Pic Mobert Detachment with the assistance...

Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples key theme in Liberal pre-election budget

OTTAWA — The federal Liberal government plans to spend $4.5 billion over the next five years to try to narrow the socio-economic gap between...

National Arts Centre spotlights Indigenous and female artists in upcoming season

OTTAWA — The National Arts Centre says its upcoming lineup will give centre stage to female and Indigenous artists. The performing arts institution says programming will highlight women's...

Conversations beginning with Indigenous men and boys on cycle of abuse: Bennett

OTTAWA — Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett says the long-term effects of abuse suffered by people who attended Indian Day Schools is increasingly coming out in...