Canadian families will pay $1,065 more for groceries in 2023, report says

HALIFAX — Canadians won’t escape food inflation any time soon. Food prices in Canada will continue to escalate in the new year, with grocery costs…

Murray Sinclair to help AFN with conflict resolution after ‘turmoil’: national chief

OTTAWA — Murray Sinclair, a former senator and commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, will help the Assembly of First Nations with conflict resolution…

Feds must deliver ‘concrete actions’ to fix emergency response on First Nations: AG

OTTAWA — Canada’s auditor general says the federal government cannot blame its failure to improve First Nations emergency management on a lack of outreach from…

‘Gaslighting’ is Merriam Webster’s word of the year for 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — “Gaslighting” _ behavior that’s mind manipulating, grossly misleading, downright deceitful — is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year. Lookups for the word…

Indigenous women call on federal government to act in light of Winnipeg killings (MMIWG)

OTTAWA — The daughters of an Indigenous woman police believe to have been the victim of a serial killer urged the federal government on Tuesday…

Inuit leader says he can’t support bill creating national reconciliation council

OTTAWA — The leader of a national Inuit organization says he cannot support federal legislation to create a national reconciliation council. The legislation, which passed…

Trudeau visits First Nation in Saskatchewan rocked by stabbings that killed 11

JAMES SMITH CREE NATION — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the graves of victims of a deadly stabbing rampage at a Saskatchewan First Nation last…

Murder accessory charges dropped in triple homicide

The mother of one of the slain victims in a brutal triple homicide near Oneida Nation of the Thames is angry that accessory charges against…

Cannabis Commission says illegal products abound on reserve

The Six Nations Cannabis Commission said there are thousands of unregulated products being sold on the reserve. “I could give you a thousand pictures of…

Third trial begins in Jonathan Styres case

A third trial has begun against a Binbrook man accused of murdering Six Nations man Jonathan Styres during an attempted truck theft in 2016. Peter…

Kahnawake suing Ontario for gaming

KAHNAWAKE — The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke launched a constitutional challenge against iGaming Ontario and the Attorney General of Ontario over the provincial government’s unilateral…

Holiday shopping at Toronto Indigenous Artisan Marketplace

If you are looking for an authentic experience and unique Indigenous designs for friends or family this holiday season you are in luck. The annual…

Chiefs of Ontario statement on 16 days of activism against gender-based violence

Ontario Regional Chief Glen Hare issued the following statement marking the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and calling for…

Dev Corp donates to local schools

SIX NATIONS — The Six Nations of the Grand River Development Corporation announced that in lieu of toy bingo fundraisers being held for the reserve…

Six Nations Food Bank in desperate need of emergency help this holiday

Six Nations Food Bank usage has exploded during the past three years, with numbers increasing from about 50 people a week to about 300 visitors…