Saskatchewan NationTalk

    You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Arts Culture

Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

I’m walking 7K in Indigenous peoples’ shoes.’ Former Estevan resident crossing Canada by canoe and on foot – SaskToday.ca

Throughout seven months, former Estevan resident, internationally acclaimed solo sailor and circumnavigation Bert terHart will be following voyageur routes through seven of Canada’s 10 provinces, paddling many of the same rivers that Canada’s best-known explorers and cartographers paddled, as well as generation upon generation of Indigenous peoples for millennia. From coast to coast by canoe […]

by ahnationtalk on May 18, 202214 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Demolition back on the table for site where Louis Riel’s body was kept – CBC

May 18, 2022 City council could now vote to approve demolition of the Burns Hanley Building in downtown Regina The demolition of a downtown Regina building with a connection to Louis Riel is back on the table with a report heading to City Council on Wednesday. This should be a familiar topic for city council watchers. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 18, 202211 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Bunkhouse Art Exhibition Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29 at the Pumphouse in River Landing

Eight artists who recently participated in the Artists in Place: The Bunkhouse Project are hosting a come-and-go exhibition of their work on Saturday, May 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 29 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Pumphouse in River Landing. Artists Amy Gerein, Andie Feist, Jacob Farrell, and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 12, 202219 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Chief Poundmaker’s staff returned to his family by Parks Canada at Saskatchewan ceremony – National Post

‘In our culture, all items have life. There’s power to these objects. That’s why these artifacts don’t belong in museums’ BATTLEFORD, Sask. — An artifact believed to have belonged to a Plains Cree leader who played an important role in treaty talks has been returned to his descendants. Parks Canada has transferred a staff ascribed […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 202215 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

City of Regina: Larissa Kitchemonia Selected as Wascana Pool Gate Artist

The City of Regina is pleased to announce that Larissa Kitchemonia, a local Anishnaabe-Saulteaux artist from The Key First Nation, has been selected to design the gate that will greet Regina residents when they visit the renewed Wascana Pool. Kitchemonia’s concept for the Wascana Pool Gate involves a layered diorama to create a nature scape […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202222 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Battleford to hold Indigenous celebration on June 16 – SaskToday.ca

Date was confirmed by Mayor Ames Leslie at town council’s meeting May 2. BATTLEFORD – The Town of Battleford has confirmed it will hold its National Indigenous People’s Day celebration June 16. That was confirmed by Mayor Ames Leslie at town council’s meeting May 2. Battleford had previously announced it was committed to hosting an […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202221 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Regina Open Door Society building connections between newcomers and Indigenous people – CBC

Apr 28, 2022 Organizer says participants find similarities between their culture and Indigenous peoples’ Newcomers are finding ways to connect with Indigenous people through programs and workshops at the Regina Open Door Society (RODS). For seven years, RODS had been running programs to bridge the gap between newcomers to Canada and Indigenous culture. For example, the Youth […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202221 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Search on George Gordon First Nation finds 14 ‘possible burials’ – paNOW

Apr 20, 2022 The George Gordon First Nation said Wednesday a search near the site of a former residential school has located 14 “possible burials.” During a media conference on the First Nation about 120 kilometres north of Regina, Chief Byron Bitternose said a firm was hired in October to do three searches using ground-penetrating […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 202232 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

PAGC’s leadership is devastated after fire destroys historic gathering place

(Treaty 5, 6, 8 & 10) Prince Albert, SK – The leadership of PAGC is shocked and devastated after a fire destroyed the Senator Allan Bird Memorial Gym early Friday morning. “We are heartbroken to lose one of the most iconic buildings of the Prince Albert Grand Council. The building was named after our late […]

by ahnationtalk on April 19, 202230 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Residential school survivors say they should decide location, timing of papal visit – CBC

Apr 07, 2022 Cowessess First Nation, Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc, Wanuskewin Heritage Park all raised as possible sites Wendel Starblanket and A. J. Felix walk the windswept grounds of the former Lebret Indian Industrial Residential School in southern Saskatchewan, imagining what it would be like to host Pope Francis there. The Roman Catholic-run residential school was one of […]

by pmnationtalk on April 7, 202235 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More