Group wants memorial designation of Ohsweken arena rescinded, restored to former name

OHSWEKEN — It was a very emotional meeting at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting, after a collective put in a request to have the…

Monthly drop-in launches for Six Nations LGBTQ2SI community

SIX NATIONS – Being accepted and loved for who we are is fundamentally important to all people. For many lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, two-spirited…

Reconciliation always worth taking about

BRANTFORD – These days there can never be too many conversations about reconciling the relationship between Indigenous people and settler Canadians, it’s far too important…

Who represents me, asks Mohawk man

BRANTFORD – A member of the Kanienkehaka (Mohawk Nation), living within the city of Brantford has begun a neighbourhood association. On its agenda is clearing…

The beautiful soul of Makayla

I’ll never forget the first time I ever met Makayla Sault. She was just about five years old. It was my first time going inside…

First Annual Zombie Race to raise funds for local family

A dedicated group of community volunteers came together this week to organize the ‘First Annual Six Nations Zombie 3k Race/Walk’. Post by Six Nations Zombie…

Stop globalization, decolonize!

Dear Editor, Never in our wildest dreams did we think that we would be fighting to keep our country and this Earth intact due to…

Wahta Community Fire vacates protest site

WAHTA – In a statement posted to their website and Facebook page, the Wahta Community Fire announced that as of Monday, September 22, 2014 they…

Six Nations farmers provide community with pick your own white corn

If you drive down 6th line following the curves of the Grand River you will come across two of the three sites where the Six…

Corn Smut

An elder who gifted us with white corn seeds set the intention “I hope you get some smut on the corn you’ll grow.” Two weeks…

Unity and the future of our community

The Six Nations community is a divided community. No matter what the subject is, there's always 1000 different opinions and views. There's people who are…

Community members shut Kearns machine down

OHSWEKEN – About 50 community members gathered at the Six Nations Landfill Site yesterday morning to let John Kearns of Kearns International know that his…

Benefit concert draws big crowd

SIX NATIONS: As the night went on, Yogi’s Barn saw more and more community members come out in support of the warriors in Tyendinaga Mohawk…

Akwesasne Plans on Recovering CBSA Customs House

AKWESASNE – In May of 2009 massive community opposition to the presence of armed border guards forced the Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) to abandon…

Pen-Pals bridging communities for the 8th year

CALEDONIA – A very important Art Show opened at the Edinburgh Square in downtown Caledonia last week. You will not find any Monets, or Picassos,…