Editorials

    • Glass houses

      Hard times are ahead for over 80 First Nation bands that haven’t handed over…

    Under The Northern Sky

    • Better days ahead

      Resource developers and First Nations are finding common ground when it comes to the…
 

IN THE ISSUE

  • Tim Whiskeychan’s $5 coin now available

    Tim Whiskeychan’s $5 coin now available

    December 12, 2014 at 7:28 am

    Tim Whiskeychan is officially a minted success. In September, the Nation reported that the Royal Canadian Mint would use the Cree artist’s design for a special edition $5 coin. The coin, which features a Cree hunter aiming his bow at flying geese from behind a blind, was launched at a special ceremony in Ottawa on November 25. Romeo..

  • Behind the scenes at the premiere of the new TV series Mohawk Girls

    Behind the scenes at the premiere of the new TV series Mohawk Girls

    December 12, 2014 at 7:25 am

    To celebrate last month’s premiere of the APTN original series, Mohawk Girls, the cast, crew, and producers hosted a screening party at the 99 Resto Bar in Kahnawake. Upwards of a 100 people, including family members and close friends of those affiliated with the show, came together to watch the airing of the first two episodes..

  • The Montreal Council for Women names Nakuset Woman of the Year

    The Montreal Council for Women names Nakuset Woman of the Year

    December 12, 2014 at 7:18 am

    Nakuset is one of the most visible Aboriginal figures in Montreal for two reasons: she’s involved in a multitude of important projects, and she’s always willing to talk about them. In late November, the Montreal Council of Women chose to name her their Woman of the Year in recognition of her many contributions to the community,..

UPDATES

Meechum’s annual fundraiser spreads the holiday spirit in Mistissini

Meechum’s annual fundraiser spreads the holiday spirit in Mistissini

December 12, 2014 at 7:37 am

Christmas brings families together throughout Eeyou Istchee. For most, a turkey dinner with all the fixing and gifts under the..

HEALTH

Dr. Kianoush Dehghani

Maintaining your health on the road

December 12, 2014 at 7:55 am

With the deep freeze well underway, traveling abroad is a sure fire way to escape the hardships of winter, if only briefly. Your..