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Fire crews contain fast-moving grass fire on Sweetgrass First Nation – 980 CJME

April 24, 2019 As of 8 p.m. Tuesday, the smoke had subsided and fire crews appeared to have a handle on a once fast-moving grass fire that posed a risk to the Sweetgrass First Nation, Table Mountain area and the Village of Prongua near Highway 40. Battlefords RCMP had asked the public to avoid the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 20193 Views

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How do you not see your people in these Indigenous youth?’: Couple working to decolonize classrooms – CBC

Erin Goodpipe, Ben Ironstand bring Indigenous knowledge and experience from their own backgrounds to classes Apr 24, 2019 Ben Ironstand stands before a group of Grade 11 and 12 students, showing them how to use an axe, a saw and clamps to make wooden bow staves. Over the course of the hour, students will work […]

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Mounties failed to properly investigate First Nation trespass complaint: RCMP – CTV Saskatoon News

April 24, 2019 Saskatchewan RCMP say Mounties failed to properly investigate complaints involving trespassing on First Nations land. The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations says a farmer who had been evicted from Ochapowace First Nation lands over failure to pay rent was spotted on reserve last week. The FSIN says when staff approached the evicted […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 20193 Views

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FSIN concerned over RCMP response to gun incident – 980 CJME

April 24, 2019 The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) is raising concerns over the RCMP’s failure to follow up on an incident where an evicted farmer had a gun while trespassing on the Ochapowace First Nation. The FSIN is demanding an explanation from RCMP after several complaints to the Esterhazy detachment. It says a […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 20195 Views

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RCMP faces criticism from First Nation over reported trespassing incident – Leader Post

The FSIN says police failed to follow up on complaints that an evicted farmer had an exposed gun in his vehicle on Ochapowace First Nation April 23, 2019 Indigenous leaders are criticizing the RCMP’s response to reports of trespassing on First Nations land, saying police failed to follow up on complaints that an evicted farmer […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 20195 Views

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Wildfire season off to hot start – paNOW

As of Tuesday morning, over 40 fire bans were issued across the province in response to hot, dry and windy conditions, and the list is expected to grow. During a media briefing, Provincial Fire Commissioner Duane Mckay asked people to respect the fire bans. “We would strongly encourage people not to use fire in any […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 20195 Views

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Using maps as a weapon to resist extractive industries on Indigenous territories – The Conversation

For Indigenous peoples across the Americas, urgent threats imposed by the industrial extraction of natural resources has characterized the 21st century. The expansion of industry has threatened Indigenous territories, cultures and sovereignty. These industries include: timber and pulp extraction, mining, oil and gas and hydroelectric development. As well, the extraction of human beings from their […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 20196 Views

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First Nation’s University holds 41st annual Spring Powwow – CTV News

April 21, 2019 The First Nations University of Canada held their 41st annual Spring Celebration Powwow at the Brandt Centre over the long weekend. Originally the Powwow was organized by students to help wrap up a stressful time of year. “Right about now they’re writing final exams, and finishing their terms, and they thought ‘what […]

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 20197 Views

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Photos: Spring powwow marks its 41st year – CBC

Event billed as one of biggest cultural celebrations in western Canada Apr 21, 2019 Spring has arrived across the country — and that means powwow season. The First Nations University of Canada held its annual spring celebration powwow at the Brandt Centre in Regina on Saturday and Sunday. It’s billed as one of the longest […]

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 20199 Views

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Two more licensed cannabis shops set-up shop in Saskatoon – Global News

April 21 2019 Cannabis shops in Saskatoon are budding out as two more open, Prairie Records owned by Westleaf Inc. has a partnership with the Thunderchild First Nation to open a cultivation facility. Brittney Matejka reports. Read More: https://globalnews.ca/video/5188520/two-more-licensed-cannabis-shops-set-up-shop-in-saskatoon

by ahnationtalk on April 22, 20199 Views

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