Editorials

    • The Tomahawk Chop

      Suspended Senator Patrick Brazeau, affectionately known around the office as Uncle Tomahawk…

    Under The Northern Sky

    • Ten Thousand Steps

      It is well known that First Nation people all across this country suffer from…

    Rez Notes

    • Goose Break games

      Another plane takes off with another family heading for their spring goose break. The…
 

IN THE ISSUE

  • Cree hunters subject to a ‘high-risk take down’ outside of Ottawa

    Cree hunters subject to a ‘high-risk take down’ outside of Ottawa

    May 15, 2015 at 5:48 am

    When Wayne Rabbitskin headed south from his home in Chibougamou, he figured that he was going to have some adventures on his trip to Las Vegas. He didn’t expect that the real adventure was going to take place on the road outside of Ottawa. But around 10 am on Saturday, May 2, Rabbitskin – along with his friend John-Henry Wapachee,..

  • Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the voyage of the Odeyak

    Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the voyage of the Odeyak

    May 10, 2015 at 12:22 pm

    The most important thing about the voyage of the Odeyak 25 years ago was that the Quebec government wasn’t keeping its word in upholding the James Bay Northern Quebec Agreement. That’s the message former Grand Chief Matthew Mukash stressed in his speech to the crowd gathered at Oujé-Bougoumou’s Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural..

  • Critics question whether Nutrition North serves its purpose

    Critics question whether Nutrition North serves its purpose

    May 10, 2015 at 12:19 pm

    Canada’s Auditor General Michael Ferguson has forced politicians to agree that the Nutrition North Canada (NNC) food subsidy program is broken. But that agreement among politicians doesn’t go very far – certainly not as far as how best to fix it. In late March, Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt announced that his..

UPDATES

Charlie Gunner and family

A heartfelt thank you

May 15, 2015 at 5:57 am

Charlie Gunner and family No words could ever express our appreciation for the love and support you have shown us after the passing..

HEALTH

4 ways to stay safe this Goose Break

May 1, 2015 at 5:28 am

As Goose Break excitement takes hold of Eeyou Istchee, it is important to keep safety top of mind. First-timers and young children..