Elder at Iroquois Lodge among three recent Covid deaths

Three more Six Nations community members have died, one of them, an elder at the long-term care home, Iroquois Lodge. The latest deaths, announced January…

Midwinter Ceremony a time of renewal

It’s a time of renewal, starting fresh and saying good-bye. Kevin Deer, a Mohawk faithkeeper from Kahnawake, says it’s one traditional ceremony of the year…

Transforming the future of Six Nations education

Celebrate International Day of Education on January 24 Education is defined by the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as the action or process of teaching someone, especially in…

American Indian Movement leader Clyde Bellecourt dies at 85

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Clyde Bellecourt, a leader in the Native American struggle for civil rights and a founder of the American Indian Movement, has died.…

Indigenous news outlets, nonprofits drive deeper coverage

By Katie Oyan PHOENIX (AP) — Kiowa tribal member Tristan Ahtone remembers just getting started in journalism over a decade ago and pitching ideas on…

Mohawk Turtle Clan Twins Recognized for Entrepreneurial Indigenous Enterprise by CCAB

With their combined artistry and business acumen, Six Nations twins Dakota and Jesse Brant are racking up the business awards for their thriving Six Nations…

Infectious disease specialist answers Covid and vaccine questions

One of the country’s foremost infectious disease specialists is encouraging people to get the Covid-19 vaccine, saying it is safe, effective and reduces the chance…

Man opposing Arrowdale development turns himself in to police

Trevor Bomberry has turned himself into police in relation to the months-long occupation of the former Arrowdale Golf ocurse in the city of Brantford. Bomberry,…

Waterford woman third person arrested in fatal collision

HALDIMAND — A woman from Waterford has been arrested in connection to a fatal fail-to-remain collision that claimed the life of 23-year-old Alexander Dalton of…

Grant an elder a wish this year

These are tough times for everyone but one local volunteer has been working to help grant wishes to elders experiencing chronic medical conditions, financial hardship…