Cree

'Activating Public Space': A High Line Art Walk with Curator Cecilia Alemani

Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa, <i>Void ratio of a bunk bed</i>, 2018.<p>TIMOTHY SCHENCK/COURTESY HIGH LINE ART<p>Art abounds on the High Line in New York, where locals …

First Nations

Quebec pilot project will introduce sexual education to daycare-aged kids

Sexual education, usually reserved for elementary and high school students, will be offered to some 1,200 Quebec daycare and kindergarten students …

Canada

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde Congratulates Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart on Being Elected to a Second Term | Assembly of First Nations

(Ottawa, ON): Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde congratulates re-elected Manitoba Regional Chief Kevin Hart, elected …

Assembly of First Nations

Canadian Cannabis Retailer Secures $35 Million Loan from First...

National Access Cannabis Corp. Announces $35 Million Loan Agreement with Opaskwayak Cree Nation<p>OTTAWA, July 20, 2018 /CNW/ – National Access Cannabis …

Cannabis

Friends Travel from Georgia to Pay Tribute to ‘Black Panther’ at Comic-Con

Cosplay is a central part of Comic-Con and this year is no exception. One group of friends traveled by car all the way from Savannah, Georgia to …

Black Panther

First Nations leaders decry lack of consultation on Manitoba tax on cannabis retailers

The leader of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs says the organization was "never consulted in a meaningful way" about a recently announced provincial …

Cannabis

Report: Lake oil spill in Michigan would cost nearly $2B

DETROIT (AP) — Experts predict that a worst-case scenario leak of an old oil pipeline where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet would cost nearly $2 billion.<p>The state of Michigan released a draft of a report by an independent team of scientists who estimate that more than half the cost would be …

Business

How many of the world’s languages are endangered?

The endangered list<p><b>1 Wiradjuri, Australia</b> <br>Only 40 of the country’s original 250 indigenous languages remain, with just 30 Wiradjuri speakers left <b><br>2</b> …

Language

Norway House officer cleared by IIU

Manitoba’s police watchdog has cleared a Norway House RCMP officer of any wrongdoing after a man was injured during an arrest last fall.<p>The …

Canadian News

Nomura initiates a slate of semi companies

Nomura starts ON Semiconductor (ON -1.5%) at Buy with a $30 price target, a 24% upside to yesterday’s close.<p>The firm assumes coverage on Microchip …

Business

Manitoba marijuana tax sending reconciliation up in smoke

<b>Kathleen Martens</b> <b><br>APTN News</b><p>The Manitoba government’s new “social responsibility fee” is a cash grab being wrongly imposed on the province’s First …

Canada

Dispatches from Quebec's Lower North Shore: Who drinks coffee through a straw?

Dispatch # 3: Headed to the Mingan Islands<p>It is 4:45 a.m. on the Bella Desgagnés. Overnight we crossed from Anticosti Island and are headed into …

Music Videos

Missing boy's remains found along North Saskatchewan riverbank

MELFORT, Sask. - Police say they have found the remains of a little boy who disappeared in Prince Albert, Sask., in the spring.<p>Sweetgrass Kennedy was …

Saskatchewan

Ontario librarian creates online guide for teachers to find available Indigenous course content

A librarian at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto has compiled a list of Indigenous education content …

Canadian News

Cree boosts XP-G2 current to 2A.

The difference is the use of the “newest Dmax high-power chip technology”, said the firm.<p>Branding over.<p>The numbers are, said the firm:<p>25% greater …

Electronics

Daisy Bearskin Herodier - Residential School Healing Gathering 2018

Residential Schools

Fisher River Cree Nation lighting the solar farm path for other communities in Manitoba

<i>Brittany Hobson</i> <i><br>APTN News</i><br>Candice Sinclair is used to hands-on work.<p>The mother of three calls herself a ‘jack of all trades.’<p>“I always enjoyed working …

Canadian News

Winnipeg woman holds charity yard sale for families of boys killed on road

A woman held a charity yard sale on the weekend to raise money for the families of three boys who were struck and killed in northern Manitoba earlier …

Canadian News

CANDIDATES FOR THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF NISHNAWBE ASKI NATION ANNOUNCED

Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Chief Electoral Officer Jocelyn Formsma has received and verified the nominations for the following persons for the …

Aboriginal Canadians

Report urges action on conservation to stem biodiversity crisis

Governments across Canada are sitting on unfulfilled conservation promises that must be met to stem a biodiversity crisis, says a new report from the national charitable organization created to safeguard the country’s natural spaces.<p>The report from the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS), …

Canada

Tia Mowry's "Woke Up Like This" Photo Perfectly Depicts Life With A Newborn

If there was a competition for "Queen of Adorable Family Photos" and "Realest Celeb Mom," Tia Mowry would definitely be in the running. With the …

Parenting

Broadback Forest, home to last old-growth trees, threatened with logging, Waswanipi nation says

A Cree First Nation and a conservation group are pressing Quebec to protect one of the last wilderness areas in the province’s boreal forest, amid fears that logging is increasingly threatening traditional Indigenous hunting and fishing grounds.<p>The Waswanipi nation in northern Quebec says the …

Canadian News

Judge denies bail following gun charges on Peepeekisis First Nation.

The man at the centre of a gun incident on the Peepeekisis Cree Nation Wednesday made his first appearance in a Regina court Friday afternoon.<p>Patrick …

Aboriginal Canadians

Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle near Maskwacis

A 29-year-old woman is dead after being struck by a vehicle earlier this month near Maskwacis.<p>Police said Thursday that the collision happened at …

Edmonton

Ottawa opens talks with one Labrador Indigenous group, but infuriates another

They're not calling it land claims negotiations, but the federal government and the NunatuKavut Community Council have announced the beginning of …

Canada

Cree see benefits from Quebec's first diamond mine, built on their territory

Quebec's first diamond mine — the $774-million, Stornoway Diamond Corp.'s Renard mine — sits on Cree territory, about 800 kilometres from Montreal in …

Canada

Deal gives First Nations more say over forestry

A deal between a group of First Nations and a paper company in The Pas will give Indigenous people more say on timber harvesting on traditional First …

Canadian News

Why is the Trump administration putting a tariff on Chinese LEDs?

<b>Could it be that more efficient lighting means less coal being dug to power it?</b><p>Perhaps the most important green revolution in the last decade has …

Sustainability

Today's Birthdays, July 7: Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr

CBHSSJB representatives visit a Red Cross Emergency Response Unit | Santé Terres Cries

<b>Mistissini, July 5, 2018 -</b> As part of the Cree Nation of Chisasibi and Canadian Red Cross Partnership Project for Health in Emergencies, …

Red Cross