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  • Grant program seeds Cree entrepreneurs

    Grant program seeds Cree entrepreneurs

    December 1, 2014 at 8:39 pm

    Since its creation three years ago, the Cree Entrepreneur Assistance Fund (CEAF) has fully or partially funded over 34 Cree business projects in the James Bay area. Founded by the Department of Sustainable and Economic Development (DESD) under the supervision of the Cree Regional Authority, CEAF’s mission is to assist Cree entrepreneurial..

  • N’we Jinan music project paves the way for a new recording label

    N’we Jinan music project paves the way for a new recording label

    December 1, 2014 at 7:43 pm

    Montreal hip-hop artist David Hodges first thought the N’we Jinan project would be a tour of Cree communities to promote musical talent with the youth. But the project has now given birth to a successful hip-hop album, N’we Jinan, Eeyou Istchee Volume 1, that is climbing the hip-hop charts on iTunes. After taking the music project..

  • The Nation’s Christmas shopping guide

    The Nation’s Christmas shopping guide

    December 1, 2014 at 1:48 pm

    If only grown-ups wrote letters to Santa that featured detailed lists of what they would like for Christmas, included where to get them, how much they would cost, how long they would take to ship and what they would like to go with it. While nearly every child can detail the wish list of toys they’ve sent to Santa Claus, gift shopping..

UPDATES

Paul Dixon, Coordinator of the Waswanipi Local Fur Office of the CTA

Hunting camp burglaries are a growing problem

November 15, 2014 at 6:51 am

Last Thanksgiving Monday, Willie Ottereyes of Waswanipi enjoyed a feast at camp with his family before heading back to the community...

PHOTOS

Forward’s photo earns national acclaim

Forward’s photo earns national acclaim

December 1, 2014 at 8:05 pm

A Mistissini photographer recently finished as a finalist in a national photo contest. Brendan Forward’s engaging image of a..