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Murray Sinclair to help AFN with conflict resolution after ‘turmoil’: national chief

 By Stephanie Taylor THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA- Murray Sinclair, a former senator and commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, will help the Assembly of First Nations with conflict resolution in 2023, national chief RoseAnne Archibald said Tuesday. Archibald made the announcement in her opening remarks to chiefs gathered in Ottawa for a three-day special assembly. The organization, which serves as the national advocacy voice for more than 600 First Nations, has spent months dealing with infighting in its highest…

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COVID-19 outbreak at Iroquois Lodge; 23 staff and elders hit

By Bree Duwyn Writer Got a problem with Six Nations Elected Council (SNEC) or its administration? Instead of calling your councillors SNEC has come up with a new soution…they hired a sort of ombudusman to hear complaints. SNEC announced the new position and the person that will fill on Facebook over the holiday. The job, entitled Yerihwahron:kas (They Hear the Matters), has been filled by enios Shakokwenios Joseph Martin, according to the Six Nations community bulletin posted on Friday (Oct.…

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Six Nations Cannabis Commission has gotten off, as councillor Helen Miller says, to a good start.…

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The Hydro One Annual Shareholder Meeting was held on May 15, 2018.

The entire audio file can be downloaded or listened to at https://www.hydroone.com/about/corporate-information/governance/annual-shareholder-meeting-materials.

This is an excerpt from the meeting during the question and answer period where Elected Chief Ava Hill, Ron Jamieson and Matt Jamieson make comments and/or ask questions.

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Murray Sinclair to help AFN with conflict resolution after ‘turmoil’: national chief

 By Stephanie Taylor THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA- Murray Sinclair, a former senator and commissioner of the…

The race is on to spy on Canada’s whales from space

 By Rochelle Baker  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Scientists on Canada’s coasts are exploring the use of…

Diabo to provide counterpoint opinion for AFN national chief

 By Shari Narine  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter A vocal critic of the Assembly of First Nations…

A battle is brewing over the PC government’s plan to destroy the Greenbelt for development

 By Rachel Morgan  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter When the PC government threatened to use the Notwithstanding…

Kanesatake partnership promotes mental health, Kanien’ke?ha

By Simona Rosenfield  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter There’s change afoot at the Kanesatake Health Center (KHC).…

Inuit leader says he can’t support bill creating national reconciliation council 

By Stephanie Taylor  THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA- The leader of a national Inuit organization says he…

‘End this ongoing genocide:’ Indigenous advocates call for change after women killed

 By Brittany Hobson THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG- The arrest of a man accused of killing four…

Ottawa trailing in protection of Indigenous women and girls: federal minister

OTTAWA-The minister for Crown-Indigenous relations says the federal government is failing in its responsibility to protect…

Uchucklesaht builds 35 foot community canoe for citizens to connect to their territory

By Alexandra Mehl  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Port Alberni, BC – At the beginning of January,…

AIDS day walk in North Battleford aims to `banish that stigma’

 By Julia Peterson  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter On World AIDS Day, advocates in the Battlefords gathered…

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Metis settlements council challenges Crown Indigenous Relations for giving the nod for MNA constitution vote

 By Shari Narine  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The Metis Settlements General Council (MSGC) is accusing the…

Inquiry into Emergencies Act urged to recommend greater oversight of police

By Laura Osman THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA- Lawmakers should define how to maintain government oversight of…

‘We’re still not done:’ Family gathers to honour women police say were killed 

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Making Nunavut work for Inuit

 By Stewart Burnett  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Should Jack Anawak earn the vice-president position at Nunavut…

Serial Killer: Man accused of killing Indigenous woman in Winnipeg charged in three other homicides

By Brittany Hobson THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG- Police allege a Winnipeg man charged with killing an…

DFO inadequately rebuilding B.C. salmon stocks: Audit

 By Kaitlyn Bailey  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Oceana Canada’s annual Fisheries Audit found that Fisheries and…

Brant County man identified as victim of homicide

(BRANT, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has identified a Brant County man as the…

Over 100 people charged, 121 children identified in Child Exploitation numbers

OCTOBER CHILD EXPLOITATION NUMBERS SHARED BY 27 POLICE SERVICES Numbers continue to increase as 121 children…

PROJECT MENACE: Brantford man faces drug and firearm charges

BRANTFORD, ONT-  A city man is facing firearm and drug charges after Brantford Police Services(BPS)  Tactical…

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