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B.C. children’s rep Mary Ellen Turpel Lafond issues to do list on departure

By Laura Kane THE CANADIAN PRESS VICTORIA -The woman who has been watching out for British Columbia’s children and youth for the last decade used her final report to urge the province to be accountable and focus on children. Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond was a fierce advocate for vulnerable young people, and often a thorn in the side of the B.C. government, and she didn’t hold back as she delivered her parting words on Monday. “There is no resource more precious…

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  • Norfolk OPP Arrest Man For Exposing Himself

    The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Norfolk County Detachment investigated an incident after being called to a Queensway East, Simcoe, Norfolk County, Ontario address. On Friday, September 16, 2016 at approximately 4:59 a.m., police were contacted by employees of Tim Hortons reporting an indecent act. Through the course of investigation, it …Read More »
  • Two Males Saved From Lake Erie

    Two Males Saved From Lake Erie

    (HALDIMAND COUNTY, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Haldimand County Detachment investigated after receiving a report of two male boaters in distress who were out in Lake Erie off the shore of Port Maitland, Ontario. On Thursday October 20, 2016 at approximately 2:47 p.m., OPP responded to a boater …Read More »
  • BPS Are Warning the Public About the Dangers of Opioid Use

    BPS Are Warning the Public About the Dangers of Opioid Use

    The Brantford Police Service Warns the Public About the Dangers of Opioid Use and Offers Information on How to Protect Oneself On Wednesday, October 19, 2016, within two hours, the Brantford Police Service and County of Brant Ambulance Service responded to three separate incidents. Four people overdosed on what is …Read More »
  • Pipeline battle hits Hamilton

    Pipeline battle hits Hamilton

    Demonstrators disrupt Enbridge NEB hearing on Line 10 By Lynda Powless, Editor HAMILTON, ONT-At least two people were injuried, including one woman who says she was kicked by a police officer when a small group of demonstrators  yelling “Let us in” made their way inside a closed National Energy Board …Read More »
  • Families of missing, murdered indigenous women want answers on liaison units

    Families of missing, murdered indigenous women want answers on liaison units

    By Joanna Smith THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA- The families of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls say they are anxiously awaiting more details about the programs and services they were promised to help them navigate the justice system. When the Liberal government unveiled the details of the national inquiry …Read More »



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Special Section: A Community in Transition

Is Six Nations ready for the re-building of a traditional government: -1924: The Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs’ Council were forcibly ousted as the recognized governing body on Six Nations by the RCMP at gunpoint. It came after a group of community members, often referred to as “de-horners” complained about the hereditary nature of the HCCC. Those de-horners went on to become the first elected band council at Six Nations under the authority of the Indian Act. -March 5, 1959: Council House Coup D’etat: Confederacy chiefs and clanmothers, backed by community supporters,…

Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council… a government being pushed to the edge

Press Releases

Canada Supports BC First Nations’ Plans for a Better Future

OTTAWA, Oct. 20, 2016 – Canada is committed to supporting First Nations’ long-term visions for the…

AFN Presents First Nations Health Transformation Agenda During Health Ministers’ Meeting on Health Accord

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Supports Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations