Editorials

    Under The Northern Sky

    • A rough start to 2018

      I struggled with Influenza A for more than two weeks over the holiday season. This flu strain is circulating across …

    Rez Notes

    • A reason for school

      Our hands were getting a little numb as we used a simple handheld hole punch …

IN THE ISSUE

  • Canadian Geographic and Google launch residential schools education project

    Canadian Geographic and Google launch residential schools education project

    January 22, 2018 at 4:07 pm

    Within the span of a few minutes, students can travel from the first residential school in Brantford, Ontario, through to residential schools in Amos, Quebec, all the way to Kamloops, BC. Along the way, they’ll learn about government objectives behind the schools, the devastating impacts of culture and language loss, physical..

  • 2018 Education Guide

    2018 Education Guide

    January 22, 2018 at 4:03 pm

    Eeyou Istchee For those who want to stay in the communities while honing their skills for a new career, the Cree School Board and Cree Human Resources Development work together to offer a wide variety of vocational courses that meet Ministry of Education guidelines for students to be certified in their field of choice. The following..

  • Festivities across Eeyou Istchee bring joy and prizes

    Festivities across Eeyou Istchee bring joy and prizes

    January 22, 2018 at 3:47 pm

    Continuing the tradition of large community gatherings, many Eeyou communities hosted celebrations to ring in the New Year. And while every community handles their celebration differently, the family friendly events usually involved some combination of music, dancing, fireworks, games, contests, prizes, giveaways and raffles. This..

  • The Nation’s youth correspondent on the holidays

    The Nation’s youth correspondent on the holidays

    January 22, 2018 at 3:42 pm

    The holidays are a time to spend with family and friends. Joyful gift-giving, beautiful decorations… it’s wonderful. This is why the Cree School Board funds student travel costs for the holidays so they can see the people they missed while down south. For some students, however, the holidays remind them of the great opportunity..

UPDATES

Fly Buys: Drone Delivery Canada successfully completes test flights from Moosonee to Moose Factory

Fly Buys: Drone Delivery Canada successfully completes test flights from Moosonee to Moose Factory

December 22, 2017 at 5:55 pm

Once thought of as pie-in-the-sky scenario, we could literally soon be seeing pies in the sky. After being granted permission..

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Documentary on the Sixties Scoop illuminates a universal thread

Documentary on the Sixties Scoop illuminates a universal thread

November 24, 2017 at 6:05 pm

Birth of a Family is a touching chronicle of four siblings coming together, 50 years after being torn apart by the Sixties Scoop. In..

CULTURE & TRADITION

The decline of the woodland caribou is everyone’s responsibility, says Grand Council

The decline of the woodland caribou is everyone’s responsibility, says Grand Council

December 22, 2017 at 6:00 pm

The Grand Council of the Crees (GCC) is calling on every member of the Cree Nation to do their part to protect a dwindling herd..

SPORTS

Centre of the hockey universe

Centre of the hockey universe

December 22, 2017 at 6:41 pm

Hockey players and fans from across Eeyou Istchee descended on Val-d’Or as the 37th Annual CREE Senior Hockey and Broomball..