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Federal Government Moves Forward on First Nations Transparency Legislation

Minister Valcourt - We all agreed on the urgency of investing in Aboriginal Education.
Ottawa Starts Posting Financial Information Online OTTAWA - Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the...

Clean drinking water should be a human right in Canada

Thirsty? Water in the North is expensive.
VANCOUVER – ENVIRONMENT - Canada is among the world’s wealthiest nations, but our wealth is not equitably distributed. Many...

AFN Mourns Passing of Elder Van Bibber

AFN Mourns Passing of Elder
THUNDER BAY - The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Executive Committee offers condolences to the family and friends...

Toronto Pearson – Winter Operations Protocols Make Flying Safer for Passengers

Heavy Duty Snow Ploughs and Snow Blowers keep the runways clear and the airport open
Toronto Pearson Ready for Winter Operations TORONTO – AVIATION - Winter in Toronto has meant that Toronto Pearson has put...

Make a Difference – The Glass Slipper Project

Can you help make a difference in one person's life?
THUNDER BAY – I wish to share a story with you. I ask that you read it through and...

A Christmas Carol – December at Fort William Historical Park

Rogue Productions is hosting "A Christmas Carol" at Fort William Historical Park
THUNDER BAY – ENTERTAINMENT – To celebrate the holiday season, Rogue Productions presents its popular annual production of Charles...

The Phablet Effect: Why It’s Better For Gaming

Online Gaming on a Smartphone
NEW YORK – TECH - When one in five people across the globe own a smartphone, it’s going to...

Premier Wynne Announces Active at School Program

“The ACTIVE AT SCHOOL program is a great way to help children develop healthy habits for life. We want to make sure we put our young people on the path to a healthy future,” stated Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario.
TORONTO – POLITICS - “The ACTIVE AT SCHOOL program is a great way to help children develop healthy habits for...

Dan Severn Coming to Great North Wrestling

Dan Severn is coming to Great North Wrestling
Toughest Man Dan Severn coming to Wrestle in Hawkesbury HAWKESBURY – SPORTS - Dan “The Beast” Severn is coming...

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences – Top Ten Admired Corporate Culture

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre
THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) has been named one of Canada’s ten most admired corporate cultures of 2014. “This is a significant honour, and a testament to the many dedicated people who...

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Minister Valcourt - We all agreed on the urgency of investing in Aboriginal Education.

Federal Government Moves Forward on First Nations Transparency Legislation

Ottawa Starts Posting Financial Information Online OTTAWA – Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, issued the following statement today on the First Nations Financial Transparency Act: “I am pleased to report that 529 of 582 First Nations now have their documents published under the First Nations Financial Transparency Act (FNFTA), providing their members with more […]


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“The ACTIVE AT SCHOOL program is a great way to help children develop healthy habits for life. We want to make sure we put our young people on the path to a healthy future,” stated Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario.

Premier Wynne Announces Active at School Program

TORONTO – POLITICS – “The ACTIVE AT SCHOOL program is a great way to help children develop healthy habits for life. We want to make sure we put our young people on the path to a healthy future,” stated Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario. Premier Wynne announced today a partnership with ACTIVE AT SCHOOL and the Ontario […]


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AFN Mourns Passing of Elder

AFN Mourns Passing of Elder Van Bibber

THUNDER BAY – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Executive Committee offers condolences to the family and friends of Alex Van Bibber, 98, who passed away in a Calgary hospital yesterday. “It is with the deepest respect that we offer our thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Elder Van Bibber, and […]


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Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences – Top Ten Admired Corporate Culture

THUNDER BAY – BUSINESS – Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) has been named one of Canada’s ten most admired corporate cultures of 2014. “This is a significant honour, and a testament to the many dedicated people who work and volunteer at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre,” said Andrée Robichaud, President and CEO […]


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Honouring our Leaders Gala honoured seven outstanding leaders last night in a sold-out Gala event hosted by the Chiefs of Ontario in Toronto. From left: Wally McKay, Charles Fox, Aboriginal Affairs Minister David Zimmer, Grand Chief Gordon Peters, Premier Kathleen Wynne, Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy, Angus Toulouse, Grand Council Chief Patrick Madahbee and Chief Tom Bressette. (photo by Nadya Kwandibens)

These Leaders led the charge for First Nations citizens – Grand Chief Beardy

TORONTO – Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy, Grand Chiefs, Chiefs, Premier Kathleen Wynne, Aboriginal Affairs Minister David Zimmer, Cabinet Ministers, industry and corporate partners, family and friends honoured seven outstanding leaders last night in a sold-out Gala event hosted by the Chiefs of Ontario in Toronto. “It is in our tradition in our culture to […]


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Heavy Duty Snow Ploughs and Snow Blowers keep the runways clear and the airport open

Toronto Pearson – Winter Operations Protocols Make Flying Safer for Passengers

Toronto Pearson Ready for Winter Operations TORONTO – AVIATION – Winter in Toronto has meant that Toronto Pearson has put Winter Weather Operations into action. Toronto Pearson often becomes the destination for international and domestic aircraft if there are weather issues at other destinations. With stormy weather south of the border, often Toronto Pearson with its […]


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Seven Teachings

Elder Dave Courchene Explains First Nations Seven Teachings

THUNDER BAY – ANISHINABEK – Manitoba First Nation Elder Dave Courchene explains the origins and lessons of the First Nations Seven Teachings. The lessons of the Bear Spirit (Courage), the Beaver Spirit (Wisdom), the Eagle Spirit (Love), the Buffalo Spirit (Respect), the Sasquatch Spirit (Honesty), the Wolf Spirit (Humility) and the Turtle Spirit (Truth) are […]


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