Fort Severn First Nation in Ontario is featured today at an international conference in the United States. A paper co-authored by Chief Matthew Kakekaspan will be presented by Brian Walmark, Research Director of the Keewaytinook Okimakanak Research Institute (KORI) in Thunder Bay.
By Kristy Nease - September 25, 2011
Many First Nations communities in northern Ontario are facing a "crisis situation" that is quickly deteriorating and will continue to do so if Canadians don't take notice and help, says James Bartleman.
DRYDEN, ON, Sept. 23, 2011 /CNW/ - Mishkeegogamang First Nation and the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation are pleased to announce the formation of an important new energy infrastructure joint venture with Morgan Geare. Sagatay Transmission L.P. was formed to plan and develop a new 230 kV line from Ignace to Pickle Lake. The Government of Ontario has recognized this high-priority project in its Long-Term Energy Plan, released on November 23, 2010.
Ø Administrative duties of the health programs administered by KO
Ø Filing, faxing and photocopying for the health department
Ø Organize and prepare travel arrangements for the KO community clients and department staff
Ø Receive and record messages, mail and faxes for health personnel
Ø Receive and record all health department staff and community worker timesheets
By: Mia Rabson and Alexandra Paul - 08/19/2011
The Canadian Bar Association says aboriginal offenders will bear the brunt of mandatory minimum sentences.
OTTAWA -- Legal experts fear the Harper government's push for mandatory minimum sentences will unfairly target aboriginals.
By Mia Rabson, Winnipeg Free Press August 20, 2011
It was far past bedtime on May 2, 2010 when two little children playing with a lighter set fire to their Long Plain First Nation home in Manitoba.
First Nation workers in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninnuwug began rolling out the Bell Aliant fibre optic cable earlier this week. The fibre cable will replace the existing microwave link connecting the two remote First Nations of KI and Wapekeka in Ontario's far north.