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The Ontario Independent Police Review Director released a 200-page report concluding that the evidence “overwhelmingly supports the existence of racism” at...

Business

Jason Rasevych, a citizen of Ginoogaming First Nation earned praise after being recognized as a top economic developer of the year by Cando (Council for the...

Arts & Entertainment

Award-winning filmmaker Michelle Derosier and Full Moon Memory Walk organizer Sharon Johnson are looking forward to hosting the Sexual Assault The...

Education

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Eabametoong’s Margaret Boyce and Joseph Meeseetawageesic were the...

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A neighbour’s donation of a Morley Kakepetum painting was one of the...

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Nishnawbe Aski Nation’s Working Together for Student Success secondary...

Politics

Nearly 60 community citizens from both Neskantaga and Eabametoong First Nations gathered for a fundraiser and rally against Ontario Premier Doug...

Sports

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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...

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The Communications team won the Matawa First Nations Management 3rd Annual...

Technology

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

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

Feature Stories

Two delegations of Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) youth represented NAN First Nations nationally and internationally at events in Ottawa and Australia this...

Culture

Local archeologist Jeff Bursey has expanded the area of his archeological dig on the south shore of a creek in the Sioux Lookout area after finding more...

Community

Wapekeka First Nation and Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug announce today the completion of a 22 kilometre hydro line that connects the two remote...

Environment

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Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Deputy Grand Chief Derek Fox was honoured as one...

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Local food production was the focus of the first day of the 9th Nishnawbe...

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Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Deputy Grand Chief Derek Fox showed this support...

Studies

From the beginning of her fast on Dec. 11, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence has not been alone in forgoing food as she waits for Prime Minister...

Health

Kirkland and Englehart and District Hospitals recently hosted a series of Cultural Mindfulness Workshops for frontline health care staff to inform...

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The Ontario Independent Police Review Director released a 200-page report concluding that the evidence “overwhelmingly supports the existence of ra

The community of Webequie is calling for support after the body of 17-year-old Braiden Jacob, from Webequie, was found in Thunder Bay on Dec.

Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald acknowledges the National Day of Remembrance for Violence against Women this December 6, 2018.

Wapekeka First Nation and Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug announce today the completion of a 22 kilometre hydro line that connects the two remote comm

Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and First Nation leaders are calling for answers after a video surfaced this weekend that app

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

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

Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug’s plan to host 25 Canadians for a week concluding on June 21 highlights this year’s National Aboriginal Day...

Eabametoong’s Ricky Yellowhead is looking at a career in the Ring of Fire after graduating from KKETS’ Aboriginal Skills Advancement Pilot Program...

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

Blogs & Columns

(This is a new feature in Wawatay. The plan is to provide a brief look at some weather highlights from recent weeks in Northern Ontario, a glimpse of what...

I got involved in journalism over 20 years ago because I was lucky enough to meet a seasoned journalist who convinced me that I should put my writing...

I have always been amazed as an indigenous person how my people connect with each other. No matter where I have travelled in the world, indigenous people of...

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Standing up for any cause and in particular when it affects those in...

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My family, much like every other on the James Bay coast, shares many of...