Aboriginal

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...

NORTEP transition ends

by Derek Cornet This month’s Northern Teacher Education Program (NORTEP) graduating class will be the last. On April 11, students and applicants for the fall were directed to apply to other post-secondary...

Donair shop opens on FDFN

by Derek Cornet A mother-daughter duo have entered the restaurant scene with a new beef donair shop on Flying Dust First Nation. Miss J’s Eatery has only been open a couple of weeks now, but co-owner Glen...

The Conversation

Currently on his eighth term as a Flying Dust First Nation councillor, Richard Derocher has a lot of responsibility on his plate. Recently, Richard spoke with Northern Pride about his role in the recent Montréa...

Fire near Loon Lake

On Wednesday, March 1 at approximately 6:20 p.m., Loon Lake RCMP members responded to a complaint of a potential assault at a residence on the Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation. Upon arrival at the residence, m...