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Kataquapit tracks down family member’s war history

On a bright sunny morning recently, I found my long-lost great grandfather John Chookomolin’s grave, in an English cemetery just outside of the historic city of London.

Youth award winners want to help their people

Whitefish Bay’s Talon Fire Bird wants to make a difference in the world for Aboriginal youth.

Frequent flyer

Wasaya Airways LP presented a travel certificate to Lott Thunder, second from left, April 27.

Building a foundation to better housing

Like many other First Nations people, Carla Duncan faced challenges when she began looking for housing in Thunder Bay.

Constance Lake in mining battle

Constance Lake First Nation is claiming an initial victory in its legal battle to stop further mineral exploration drilling in its traditional territory.

Partners in justice

Nishnawbe Aski Legal Services (NALSC) executive director Celina Reitberger gives a speech after Nishnawbe Aski Police Service (NAPS) chief Claude Chum and NALSC signed a restorative justice agreement April 21 in Thunder Bay.

Airport parking fees increased in Sioux Lookout

Increased parking fees at the Sioux Lookout Airport are not sitting well with some remote community residents who use long-term parking.

Raising awareness of missing and murdered Aboriginal women

A group of Lakehead University students is raising awareness of murdered and missing Aboriginal women in northwestern Ontario.

Lawsuit gathers plaintiffs

It could take years before the 60s Scoop class-action lawsuit proceeds beyond the appeals stage, according to a lawyer representing the plaintiffs.

ᑭᐱᑯᓭ ᓂᐱᐃᐧᑲᒥᐠ ᐱᑲᐣᒋᑲᒥᐣᐠ, ᑭᒋ ᒪᒋᓭᐃᐧᐣ ᑭᐃᓇᐣᑭᒋᑲᑌ ᐃᐁᐧ ᑲᑭ ᐃᓯᓭᐠ

ᐊᐊᐧᔑᒣ ᐯᔑᑯᐱᒧᑯᓇᑲ ᐁᑲ ᐁᑭ ᐅᐣᒋ ᐊᓄᑭᒪᑲᐠ ᓂᐱᐃᐧᑲᒥᐠ ᒣᑲᐧᐨ ᐁᑭ ᐅᐣᑕᒥ ᐊᐧᐁᐧᔑᒋᑲᑌᐠ, ᐱᑲᐣᒋᑲᒥᐣᐠ ᓂᐱᐃᐧᑲᒥᐠ ᑭᑭᐁᐧ ᒪᑕᓄᑭᒪᑲᐣ ᓂᑭᐱᓯᑦ 22 ᑲᐃᓇᐣᑭᓯᐨ.

Water plant breakdown in Pik forces state of emergency

After being offline for more than a week for repairs, Pikangikum’s water treatment resumed operation April 22.

Bunk beds delivered for kids in Sandy, Mish

The bright eyes of children receiving bunk beds in Sandy Lake were all Ida Anishinabie needed to see to know this project had been a success.

Grassy Narrows protestors tour

Three Grassy Narrows women took their battle against destruction of their traditional lands to southern Ontario.

Grassy Narrows, province working on forest management deal

Grassy Narrows and the Ontario government are working toward an agreement to help both sides see the forest through the trees.

Matawa launches new resource centre

Aimed at providing employment and training support to its members, Matawa First Nations Management officially opened the Kiikenomaga Kikenjigewen Resource Centre (KKETS) March 31.