Federal regulation of Six Nations drinking water now in effect

SIX NATIONS – A fundamental legislative change in the regulation of Six Nations drinking water treatment and supply may have far reaching First Nations sovereignty…

What You Don’t Know Could Kill You: BC to Make Methadone Ten Times Stronger

In BC, methadone will get ten times stronger in just a few weeks – but most patients don’t know about it – raising the spectre…

Interview with Gary Horsnell

Friday the 13th of December, Gary Horsnell, a former Ontario Ministry of the Environment worker, held a candid interview with the Tow Row Times in…

John Kane is Recipient of Community Leader Media Award from the National Federation of Just Communities of Western New York

(WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 2, 2014) - John Kane, Mohawk activist and national expert commentator on Native issues, will receive a Community Leader Media Award from…

Idle No More: the indigenous news event of 2013

From an Onkwehon:we perspective, there are few more important stories in 2013 than the rise to prominence of the Idle No More movement.

Yellow Box Cheerios says NO to GMO

One year ago, the group used social media efforts to rally consumers to pressure General Mills to make Cheerios without GMOs.

Native American actor Charlie Hill, 62, has lost battle with lymphoma

Two Row Times has confirmed that Haudenosaune/Cree actor Charlie Hill passed away early Monday morning following a lengthy illness. He was 62 years old.

High PCBs linked to lower testosterone in Mohawk boys

A new study has linked PCBs exposure to the production of lower amounts of testosterone in Onkwehon:we boys along the St. Lawrence River.

Stopping the Flow: Line 9 organizing in context

HAUDENOSAUNEE TERRITORY (KITCHENER) – A disquieting black hue to the water, animals struggling to breathe amid toxic fumes, a boom dragged across the river's width…

Mother Nature still has her touch!

Mother Nature reminded us last weekend that she’s still the boss. Freezing rain set in last Saturday and continued throughout the night leaving hundreds of…

Mall of America at odds with Idle No More over upcoming Round Dance

Duluth, MN - The Idle No More group is demanding an answer from the Mall of America after the group received a letter concerning their…

What new court ruling on prostitution laws mean for First Nations women

For years, women’s advocacy groups, sex trade workers and their supporters have been lobbying and fighting the government to change the laws surrounding prostitution.

Huge ice storm affects millions

A major ice storm wrapped its cold fingers around most of the northeast coast of North America Sunday, causing closures traffic snarls and disrupting electric…

Garbage disintegrator inventor fields councilors’ questions

OHSWEKEN - John Kearns, the Scottish inventor of the Kearns garbage disintegrator now located at the Six Nations landfill, was at Council last Tuesday to…

Local grassroots youth group question Enbridge pipeline

NEW CREDIT - Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc (Enbridge) sent representatives to the New Credit Community Centre, Wednesday, to answer questions regarding the proposed Line 11…