Under The Northern Sky

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IN THE ISSUE

  • The Cree School Board tries to enforce contract in court

    The Cree School Board tries to enforce contract in court

    February 6, 2015 at 11:22 pm

    The dispute over school bus contracts between the Cree School Board (CSB) and the Cree Nation of Mistissini reached a new level at year’s end, when the CSB filed proceedings in the Quebec Superior Court in Amos against Mistissini. The CSB’s decision to award a single contract for school-bus transportation to Gingras-Shecapio..

  • Sophia Gunner

    Apprentices gain skills and accreditation through Ontario hydroelectric project

    February 6, 2015 at 10:41 pm

    Sophia Gunner For Sophia Gunner, working on the Lower Mattagami hydroelectric project was an opportunity of a lifetime. As an apprentice carpenter, she assembled and disassembled scaffolding and helped build concrete forms. The work was critical to building a series of large dams 80 kilometres north of Kapuskasing. “I learned something..

  • Jack Blacksmith returns to lead CREECO and the BOC

    Jack Blacksmith returns to lead CREECO and the BOC

    February 6, 2015 at 6:42 pm

    His name is synonymous with economic development in Eeyou Istchee, and now Waswanipi’s Jack Blacksmith is back in charge at Cree Regional Economic Enterprises Company and the Board of Compensation. Having been on the entity’s board on and off since the mid 1980s and as president and chairman for almost a decade, Blacksmith brings..

UPDATES

The 2015 Montreal International Auto Show

The 2015 Montreal International Auto Show

February 6, 2015 at 11:01 pm

Automotive companies flexed their muscle cars at the 47th edition of the Montreal International Auto Show (MIAS) at the Palais..

HEALTH

Montreal’s annual sex salon was all about broadening your sexual horizons

February 6, 2015 at 11:25 pm

Le Salon de l’Amour et de la Séduction or, under its slightly less romantic moniker, the “Everything to do with Sex Show,”..