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In 2021, Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporation (NALSC) received a $121,500 grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to help recover and rebuild from...

Arts & Entertainment

Grand Chief Derek Fox highlighted the beauty of Indigenous arts and crafts on the first day of the Aboriginal Artworks Group of Northern Ontario’s...

Education

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The establishment of a Nishnawbe Aski Nation-specific process, the NAN reset...

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Former senator Murray Sinclair will be presented with an honorary degree...

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Oshki-Pimache-O-Win The Wenjack Education Institute is launching a new...

Politics

Chief Jennifer Constant has been elected as leader of her home community of Mattagami First Nation. Her recent election marks a lifelong career of...

Sports

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Two Indigenous youth from Northern Ontario were selected to compete in the...

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When he first made his debut in the National Hockey League with the...

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Not only has he inspired many people across the World to be the best that...

Technology

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The Treaties are supposed to be about sharing resources and building equal...

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A group of youth have learned the complexities of aviation after...

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Timmins Mayor Kristin Murray and Nishnawbe Aski Police Service (NAPS) Chief of Police Roland Morrison were recognized for their leadership roles on the...

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Culture

Indigenous Elders, NWMO leaders and staff, and professors from Canadian and international universities attended the two-day virtual workshop.

For the...

Community

Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, Deputy Grand Chiefs Anna Betty Achneepineskum, Bobby Narcisse, and Victor Linklater...

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Indigenous journalist/author Tanya Talaga shared stories from community...

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Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler looks forward to the installation of upgraded high...

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The Matawa Chiefs Council issued a rejection of the provincial government’s...

Studies

The Thunder Mountain Singers recently showcased the different traditional dance styles during their Where the Thunderbirds Fly performance at...

Health

Health leaders and advocates gathered at the Keepers Of The Circle Office in Kirkland Lake on September 29 for an open house event. This two part...

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There has been some good news lately in honouring agreements and righting wrongs when it comes to Indigenous peoples on the James Bay coast.

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Recently I was involved in a discussion with my partner and some of his friends who came of age in the 1960s.

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It looks like the swallows are back and that is a sure sign of spring and warmer weather to come.

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Nishnawbe Aski Nation education leaders are looking to establish an Aboriginal trades high school in Thunder Bay.
“We want to establish an...

Grassy Narrows’ Brenda Kejick doesn’t just do traditional artwork, she also produces artwork on her client’s clothing.
“She asked me to do...

Michelle Harel’s hard work in Oshki-Pimache-O-Win’s Social Services Worker — Native Specialization program has paid off with a 3.98 GPA, Oshki’s...

Deputy Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler has been appointed co-chair of Ontario’s recently announced Jury Review Implementation Committee.
“I know...

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There has been some good news lately in honouring agreements and righting wrongs when it comes to Indigenous peoples on the James Bay coast. The big news...

We have proof that when governments work together good things can happen and that was demonstrated in Matachewan First Nation when the community announced...

Recently I was involved in a discussion with my partner and some of his friends who came of age in the 1960s. Our discussion was all about how upside down...

Every morning for a few weeks now I am waking up to the sound of Pee-Nay-Sheesh (small birds) singing outside my window. Mostly the singing is coming from...

It looks like the swallows are back and that is a sure sign of spring and warmer weather to come. A couple of weeks ago I heard the honking of Niska (Canada...

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