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  • Medal winners Miranda and Jamie-Lee Blacksmith

    Highlights from the North American Indigenous Games

    August 11, 2014 at 11:00 pm

    It’s been six long years since the flags for the North American Indigenous Games were flying in the wind. But when they were finally run up the flagpoles once again, Quebec’s Eastern Door and the North team rose to the occasion. First Nations youth from all over the province, including a large contingent from Eeyou Istchee, flew..

  • Youth AGA celebrates its 25th anniversary by planning the future

    Youth AGA celebrates its 25th anniversary by planning the future

    August 11, 2014 at 10:37 pm

    From cost-cutting measures to setting priorities for the Cree Nation Youth Council, this year’s AGA was a celebration of what youth can do, according to Youth Grand Chief Joshua Iserhoff. The 25th Annual General Assembly of the Cree Nation Youth Council took place July 14 in Whapmagoostui. Iserhoff said that because the community..

  • A large mural in Montreal commemorates Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

    A large mural in Montreal commemorates Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

    August 11, 2014 at 6:22 pm

    Beneath the indigo twilight sky, a shawl-covered woman whose head is ringed with stars and circling hawks holds a candle in her hands, its warm light glowing up to her face. Above her, in huge letters, the words “JUSTICE for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.” Montreal’s Missing Justice commissioned the mural, which takes..

UPDATES

Results from Chisasibi’s Duncan Lake Fishing Derby

Results from Chisasibi’s Duncan Lake Fishing Derby

August 19, 2014 at 9:18 pm

Chisasibi’s first Walleye fishing Derby made a splash this weekend, wrapping up on August 17 with big fish and bigger prizes. Organized..

HEALTH

Preventing Cree Encephalitis and Leukoencephalopathy

July 25, 2014 at 8:56 pm

While there are still many Crees who might not have ever heard of Cree Leukoencephalopathy (CLE) and Cree Encephalitis (CE), for..

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