Editorials

    • Hope

      I remember hope and what it means. I had such great hopes when the…

    Under The Northern Sky

    • On the road

      I recall as a teenager being eager to head south from my home in…

    Rez Notes

    • Celebrations

      I think I heard “angels of the James Bay Highway” shout for joy when…
 

IN THE ISSUE

  • Mistissini’s Pentecostal community at odds with church organization

    Mistissini’s Pentecostal community at odds with church organization

    June 26, 2015 at 8:14 pm

    After a year of controversy and legal proceedings over the rightful leadership of the Living Water Assembly Church in Mistissini, Court of Quebec Justice Robert Dufresne has ruled in favour of Pastor Johnny Dixon, his board of directors and interested party, the Pentecostal Assembly of Canada (PAOC). Living Water in Mistissini In..

  • Residential school survivors sue the federal government for failing to find documents

    Residential school survivors sue the federal government for failing to find documents

    June 26, 2015 at 7:57 pm

    Bishop Hordon Residential School – Credit- Algoma University Archives The nine survivors who launched a lawsuit against the federal government for failing to find information about crimes against children committed at Moose Factory’s Bishop Horden Hall residential school could set a precedent for survivors across the country. Lawyers..

  • Oujé-Bougoumou signs agreements with Chibougamau and Chapais

    Oujé-Bougoumou signs agreements with Chibougamau and Chapais

    June 26, 2015 at 7:45 pm

    Chief Reggie Neeposh and the Nation of Oujé-Bougoumou took another step forward in affirming the role of Eeyou Istchee as stewards of the land and protectors of the environment on June 15. Neeposh signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with Mayors Manon Cyr of Chibougamau and Steve Gamache from Chapais, marking a two-fold agreement..

UPDATES

Monument commemorates youth activist Shannen Koostachin

Monument commemorates youth activist Shannen Koostachin

June 26, 2015 at 8:46 pm

It’s been more than five years since Shannen Koostachin tragically passed away. The passionate youth activist had galvanized..

OBITUARIES

Construction veteran Bobby Drapeau dies in Nunavik plane crash

Construction veteran Bobby Drapeau dies in Nunavik plane crash

June 26, 2015 at 8:51 pm

Robert Jr. “Bobby” Drapeau was a man of action. The 48-year-old construction veteran with a quick laugh and quicker wit never..