Mohawk Workers may have helped bring UN to investigate Canada

SIX NATIONS – A delegation of Mohawk Workers have been invited to Ottawa by Special Rapporteur James Anaya to discuss in greater detail matters earlier…

New Personal Services Support Worker program at Polytechnic

SIX NATIONS – Representatives from various educational program partners met at Six Nations Polytechnic to discuss, amongst other things, the new funding being made available for…

Ontario dragged into Native Burger Stand case

BRANTFORD – The burgers and smokes are still being served up at the Plank Road, One Stop Smoke Shop on Highway #6, near Caledonia. Derek…

Peaceful Rally in Hagersville for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

The Second Annual Never to be Forgotten Rally was held Monday evening in Hagersville. About 50 people gathered peacefully at the stoplights on Main Street…

Full Rainbow Frames Idle No More-Toronto’s Unity in Action Gathering

TORONTO – On the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763, on October 7, the Idle No More movement took to the streets in…

Letter to the Editor: Response to “The Big Lie: The Doctrine of Christian Discovery”

I’d like to begin by stating “Christianity never fairs well when it is in power”, history can attest to this. When the Church aligned itself…

“Tewatahtawi” — “We carry ourselves”

In 1776, when a group of 13 British colonies broke off from their empire, there was more than just a battle that needed to be…

Mourn with those who mourn

My spirit is stirring this week and I find it no coincidence that among the women I know, the feeling is mutual. My kids came…

Novice Reps drop first game

OHSWEKEN – For the Novice Reps, the new season began with a hick-up, losing 6-4 to the Norwich Knighthawks on Sunday afternoon at the Gaylord…

SN Pee Wee’s crush Knighthawks 5-0

OHSWEKEN – The Six Nations Pee Wee Reps left a 5-0 calling card in their season opener Sunday against Norwich. It was 2-0 after 20…

Most Outstanding Player

14 year old Mysti-Rayne Doxtador won the “Most Outstanding Player” award trophy for the 2013 baseball season. This being Mysti’s very first year of playing…

Royal Proclamation now on display at Canadian Museum of Civilization

[tweetable] The Royal Proclamation of 1763 is on display this fall [/tweetable] at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Gatineau, Quebec. The showing is in…

Akwesasne Boys and Girls Club receives $39,000 grant from ALCOA Foundation

The ALCOA Foundation recently donated $39,000 to the Akwesasne Boys and Girls Club. The grant was for the BE GREAT: Graduate Program that is sponsored…

Counties agree to fight contraband cigarette trafficking

Four New York county district attorneys announced an agreement to fight cigarette trafficking. The agreement was negotiated with Ohio-based R + L Carriers trucking company.…

Train derailment in Sask. Used By Premier to Call for More Oil Pipelines

Last Wednesday, September 25, a Canadian National Rail train with 17 cars carrying hazardous materials, including flammable petroleum, ethanol, and other chemicals, derailed near Landis,…