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Chiefs agree to fix road to Pelican Falls

One of the worst roads in Ontario will soon be fixed thanks to First Nations in the Sioux Lookout region.

Treaty 3 youth participate in World Marathon Challenge

Youth from First Nations in the Treaty 3 area in northwestern Ontario took part in a World Marathon Challenge Oct. 4 in Wabauskang First Nation.

Walk proves challenging

Lyle Fox began his journey with high hopes. His plan was to walk to Thunder Bay from Sioux Lookout. His goal was to raise awareness and money to help curb the prescription drug abuse epidemic impacting First Nations in northern Ontario.

Walk proves challenging

Lyle Fox began his journey with high hopes. His plan is to walk to Thunder Bay from Sioux Lookout. His goal is to raise awareness and money to help curb the prescription drug abuse epidemic impacting First Nations in northern Ontario.

Lyle Fox starts journey of hope

Lyle Fox starts the Penasi Walk for Prescription Drug Abuse Aug. 22. Fox is walking to raise awareness about prescription drug abuse

Bunnuck is ‘back large time’

That Klik-lovin’ Cree who entertained crowds and audiences across northern Ontario has returned.

Matawa chiefs set unified voice to protect lands

The line in the sand is drawn and enough is enough as chiefs from the Matawa First Nations signed a Unity Declaration July 14 to protect natural resources in their traditional territories.

Matawa chiefs set unified voice to protect lands

The line in the sand is drawn and enough is enough as chiefs from the Matawa First Nations signed a Unity Declaration July 14 to protect natural resources in their traditional territories.

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.

Golf tourney raises funds for drug treatment program

The Raising Awareness Together Golf Tournament June 24 in Thunder Bay was held to raise funds for the a student drug treatment program at Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School.

Long path to overcoming grief

How does one cope with tragic loss? To wake up one morning and hear news that shatters the very fabric of one’s existence.

Aboriginal school programs could end next spring

What is poverty? There is no official definition. And the United Nations Economic and Social Council have criticized Canada for not developing a definable poverty line.