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Rick Garrick — Wawatay News

Two victims of Cat Lake plane crash identified

Two of the three people who died in the Nov. 6 Lockhart Air Services crash near Cat Lake have been identified.

Kashechewan hit by H1N1

Kashechewan First Nation is calling on Health Canada to provide relief over a recent outbreak of H1N1 flu in the community.

Keewaywin youth still missing in Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Police have reported another sighting of 17-year-old Kyle Morriseau.

Two Thunder Bay adults die from H1N1

Two Thunder Bay residents have died from the H1N1 flu virus.

Residential school film plays Bay Street Film Festival

A film about a young girl’s final four days at home before going off to residential school aired Oct. 2 at the Bay Street Film Festival.

Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association to meet Nov. 1-3

Consultation issues will be up for discussion during the 17th Annual Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association conference, to be held in Toronto Nov. 1-3.

Shoal Lake and Winnipeg sign agreement

Shoal Lake #40 and the City of Winnipeg are looking at a new spirit of partnership for exploring economic opportunities.

Thunder Bay Police announce second Aboriginal liaison officer

The Thunder Bay Police announced a second Aboriginal liaison officer during the Oct. 16 celebration of the Aboriginal Liaison Unit’s 12th anniversary.

Shibogama communities take control of education

Four Shibogama communities are seeing positive results after taking control of their off-reserve secondary education services Sept. 1.

Tomson Highway performs at Kisaageetin: A Cabaret

Tomson Highway tickled the ivories Oct. 23 and 24 at Kisaageetin: A Cabaret.

Businesses honoured

Darcy Kejick earns 4th business award

Darcy Kejick

Darcy Kejick’s plans to build a motel in his community contributed to his fourth business award, NADF’s Businessman of the Year.

David Paul Achneepineskum

David Paul Achneepineskum’s lifelong commitment to First Nations people was acknowledged with his receipt of the NADF Executive of the Year award.

Nadya Kwandibens

Photographer Nadya Kwandibens’ journey into the business world was rewarded with NADF’s Youth Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Kevin Connor

Kevin Connor’s provision of top-flight service and a one-stop solution for multi-unit housing construction resulted in NADF’s Building Communities award.