Aboriginal

Rally garners support

by Derek Cornet A call out to leaders to meet about the ongoing suicide crisis in northern Saskatchewan was responded to by three village mayors and a chief. In all, 250 community members, frontline worke...

Hockey sisters to Poland

by Phil Ambroziak Earlier this week, 19-year-old Delaney Ross and her 18-year-old sister, Hailey, departed for Katowice, Poland where they will spend the next year playing professionally for the GKS Katowice...

Suicide crisis continues

by Derek Cornet The suicides of four young women in the Northwest this month have family and friends mourning their passing. In August, two members of the Birch Narrows Dene Nation ended their lives, as d...

Treaty 10 gathering held

by Derek Cornet A Treaty 10 Gathering hosted by English River First Nation (ERFN) had participants engaged in conversation about the spirit and intent of the agreement. In all, more than 100 people attend...

Robbery at FDFN gas station

On June 20 at approximately 10 p.m., an unidentified male entered a gas station on Flying Dust First Nation while staff were closing for the night. The male confronted the staff and proceeded to steal a larg...

Fraud claims at CRDN

by Derek Cornet Accounting firm MNP has uncovered alarming financial discrepancies at Clearwater River Dene Nation after conducting a forensic audit. Last month, representatives from the company held a pu...

Generations unite on FDFN

by Phil Ambroziak Then, now, forever. That’s a concept Flying Dust First Nation members are hoping will gain in popularity as more and more young people take time to meet and learn from the community’s el...

FDFN snags 2019 Games

by Phil Ambroziak It’s official. Yesterday (May 17), the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) announced Flying Dust First Nation will host the 2019 First Nations Summer Games. The last time the ...

Ball hockey program a hit

by Derek Cornet With the ice thawed at PineRidge Ford Place on Flying Dust First Nation, a new activity is attracting young people to the rink. For the next eight weeks, members of the 2017 Celly Hard Bal...

UPDATE – Missing teen located

**UPDATE** As of 4 p.m. today, Victoria Laliberte has been located. **UPDATE** Ile-a-la Crosse RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Victoria Laliberte of Ile-a-la Crosse. Lalib...