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Jonathan Crane finishes third in judo tournament

Jonathan Crane of North Caribou Lake First Nation took part in his first judo tournament in late October.

David Sutherland finishes Hamilton Marathon

Fort Albany’s David Sutherland wants to see more First Nations people involved in running marathons and other races.

Partnership to strengthen sports in the North

Wasaya Airways and Lakehead University signed an agreement Nov. 21 to launch a sports leadership program in northern First Nations.

Equipment drive supports First Nations

The OPP and Source for Sports have teamed to help northern Ontario youth play hockey this year.

ᑯᒋᒋᐣᐠ ᐅᐡᑲᑎᐢ ᑭᐅᑕᐱᓇ ᒋᑭᑭᓄᐦᐊᑯᓯᐨ ᐸᐡᑲᐧᐣᐠ ᑐᐦᐁᐃᐧᐣ ᑲᑕᔑ ᑭᑭᓄᐦᐊᒪᑎᓇᓄᐊᐧᐠ

ᑯᒋᒋᐣᐠ ᑲᐅᐣᒋᐨ ᑕᔾᓴᐣ ᒪᐧᕑᓱ ᒪᐊᐧᐨ ᐃᑯ ᐸᐱᐦᐅ ᒋᒪᒋ ᑭᑭᓄᐦᐊᒪᑯᐨ ᑕᔾᑯᕑ ᐅᐟᐢ ᑲᑭᐱ ᑭᑭᓄᐦᐊᒪᑯᐸᐣ ᐁᐧᑎ ᑲᑭᐅᑕᐱᓇᑲᓄᐨ ᐦᐊᐣᐠ ᐦᐁᓂ ᒍᓂᔪᕑ ᐸᐡᑲᐧᐣᐠ ᑐᐦᐁᐃᐧᐣ ᑭᑭᓄᐦᐊᒪᑐᐃᐧᑲᒥᑯᐠ.

Treaty 3 teenager heading to golf school

Couchiching First Nation’s Tyson Morrisseau is looking forward to training with Tiger Woods’ former swing coach after being accepted into the Hank Haney International Junior Golf Academy.

Cheechoo train steams on in St. Louis

Jonathan Cheechoo has inked a deal which could see him return to the National Hockey League.

Golf tourney ‘exceeds expectations’

The drug treatment program at Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School in Thunder Bay has only operated for one year, but its impacts are already being felt.

Walking the talk for Underground Gym

Grassy Narrow’s Bethany Papassay and a group of 80 students walked about five kilometres for social justice June 8 in Thunder Bay.

New NHL team drawing attention

Nishnawbe Aski Nation hockey fans can’t wait to watch the new Winnipeg National Hockey League team in action.

Inaugural rugby tournament ‘fun’ affair

Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug’s River Fox roamed the field making one defensive stop after another during the inaugural Lakehead Public Schools Spring World Cup Rugby Tournament in Thunder Bay.

Tournament of Goodwill

The 23rd All-Native Goodwill Hockey Tournament was held April 29-May 1 at Fort William First Nation.

Bronze showing

Valee Quachegan, a Moose Cree band member living in Thunder Bay, displays the bronze medal he earned while playing with Team Ontario at the National Aboriginal Hockey Championship in Saskatoon, Sask. Quachegan helped backstop Team Ontario to within one win of the championship with stellar play between the pipes.