21-11 April 4, 2014: View PDF

    Editorials

    • Native voter woes

      Quebec politics never lacks for drama. And though most observers expected the Liberals…

    Under The Northern Sky

    • Swan song

      A flock of great white tundra swans fly overhead. These Wah-pee-soo (Cree for swan) are…

    Rez Notes

    • Mashable potatoes

      There’s a lot happening these days and sometimes I wonder when all the doom and…
 

IN THE ISSUE

  • A discussion with Grand Chief Coon Come on the Quebec election

    A discussion with Grand Chief Coon Come on the Quebec election

    April 4, 2014 at 9:48 pm

    As voting day in Quebec looms amid rumours of a referendum and whether First Nations issues are being addressed or if treaty lands would even stay part of the province, the Nation felt that it was time to check in with Cree leadership to get an official perspective from Eeyou Istchee. Discussing First Nations stereotypes, voting..

  • Val d’Or residents celebrate its annual anti-racism week

    Val d’Or residents celebrate its annual anti-racism week

    April 4, 2014 at 9:43 pm

    This year’s anti-racism activities in Val d’Or began with major victory for the city’s Native Friendship Centre. Just as the event was kicked off March 17, the municipal government announced it would fund the Kijaté, a social-housing project that will now see the construction of a 24-unit building for Aboriginal families. After..

  • Student heavy equipment operators are motivated to succeed in Sabtuan program

    Student heavy equipment operators are motivated to succeed in Sabtuan program

    April 4, 2014 at 9:38 pm

    By Andi Christine Bednarzig It was still dark at 6 am when Paul Paquette parked his white pickup truck in front of the Tim Hortons in Mistissini. He did a quick head count. All seven of his students were there, finishing breakfast or lining up for a coffee. This is where Paquette, instructor of the Northern Heavy Equipment Operations..

UPDATES

Two new cookbooks to bring you into the Spring season

Two new cookbooks to bring you into the Spring season

April 5, 2014 at 12:03 am

While the snow may still be blowing as we move officially into spring, we’ll soon start craving the flavours that come with..

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February 14, 2014 at 6:07 am

The Nation and Recall Designs are offering you the chance to win a hand-crafted acrylic goose call in time for Goose Break 2014.   To..

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