Editorials

    • Happy Mother’s Day

      I don’t think there is a culture on this planet that doesn’t honour their…

    Under The Northern Sky

    • Back in the game

      I am sitting here feeling sorry for myself. After a rigorous game of road…
 

IN THE ISSUE

  • 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..

  • Cree kids thrive during Ottawa experience

    Cree kids thrive during Ottawa experience

    May 8, 2015 at 12:03 pm

    Groups of Cree children from all Eeyou Istchee communities had the opportunity to learn life skills in early April at camps hosted by Tim Hortons and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Ottawa. Kids from the inland communities attended Tim Hortons’ Camp des Voyageurs while coastal youngsters attended the Boys and Girls Clubs of Ottawa’s..

  • First Nations Bank of Canada expands its service to more communities

    First Nations Bank of Canada expands its service to more communities

    May 7, 2015 at 12:59 pm

    Canadian banks are famous for their enormous profits, even during tough economic times. From boardrooms in Toronto and New York City, executives set out policy that guides investment and personal finance. Eeyou Istchee can feel like a world away. Yet the services banks offer – the ability to safeguard savings, get a mortgage and..

UPDATES

Matthew Coon Come opening the Uranium Film Festival

Crees host Uranium Film Festival in Quebec City

May 9, 2015 at 12:10 pm

Matthew Coon Come opening the Uranium Film Festival After years of debate, court filings, thousands of miles walked in protest..

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..