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    • Exodus

      I’m calling around for people to give me a boost. But it’s cold and most have left town. It’s the …

IN THE ISSUE

  • Paul Martin launches Mistissini youth entrepreneurship program

    Paul Martin launches Mistissini youth entrepreneurship program

    December 9, 2016 at 7:02 pm

    Former prime minister Paul Martin was at Voyager Memorial High School in Mistissini November 25 to announce the launch of the Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurship Program (AYEP). Voyager Memorial is the first school in the province to implement the AYEP, which is in its second year there. AYEP is committed to closing the socio-economic..

  • Living with Giants: the life of a young Inuk

    Living with Giants: the life of a young Inuk

    December 9, 2016 at 6:56 pm

    A great documentary leaves the storytelling to its subjects and captures the setting and context in which its characters live their lives without altering the landscape or inserting the filmmaker’s own voice into the narrative. Living with Giants does all of this, and while it doesn’t offer any solutions to the struggles faced..

  • Val-d’Or crisis flames anew as prosecutors decline to bring charges against SQ

    Val-d’Or crisis flames anew as prosecutors decline to bring charges against SQ

    November 26, 2016 at 12:09 am

    A dozen Indigenous women behind the allegations of police abuse in Val-d’Or were attending a retreat at a nearby cultural centre on November 15 to prepare for an announcement on whether charges would be brought against their abusers. They were participating in healing ceremonies and receiving psychological support to prepare for..

  • Mapping the learning path at the CSB regional assembly

    Mapping the learning path at the CSB regional assembly

    November 25, 2016 at 11:50 pm

    The Cree School Board’ second regional general assembly, held November 8-9, in Mistissini, brought together school board officials and representatives from all 10 Cree communities to map the event’s theme – “Our Journey Towards Student Success” – or determine the best way to improve educational outcomes for Cree students. To..

UPDATES

Ultimatum at Standing Rock

Ultimatum at Standing Rock

December 9, 2016 at 4:24 pm

For a movement rooted in peace, prayer and a people’s connection to their ancestral lands, the Standing Rock Sioux’s opposition..

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Sweets for Santa and everyone else

Sweets for Santa and everyone else

December 8, 2016 at 8:16 pm

When it comes to baking, Christmas is prime time for those who like to make cookies, bars, brownies and other special sweets. Whether..

CULTURE & TRADITION

Konnected.TV: Eeyou Istchee tours the Americas

Konnected.TV: Eeyou Istchee tours the Americas

December 8, 2016 at 8:23 pm

Konnected.TV is adding up the air miles, having taken the host and crew to Hawaii and across Latin America, including Chile,..

SPORTS

Golfing for a cause: Kate Sharl golf benefit raises money and awareness for special needs

Golfing for a cause: Kate Sharl golf benefit raises money and awareness for special needs

September 29, 2016 at 7:38 pm

The Kate Sharl Foundation (KSF) is a non-profit organization with a mission to provide Indigenous special needs children with..