S Mainstream Aboriginal Related News

PoliticsText

OAG: Sustainable Development Strategy for the Office of the Auditor General of Canada-2017-2020

Contribution to sustainable development The Office of the Auditor General of Canada’s main contribution to sustainable development is its ability to influence the actions of federal and territorial departments, agencies, and Crown corporations through its audit work and recommendations for improvement. On behalf of the Auditor General of Canada, the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201815 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Manitoba senator blasts Liberals over Indigenous issues – Winnipeg Free Press

OTTAWA — A Manitoba senator appointed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in December gave a scathing dressing-down Tuesday of the Liberals’ approach to Indigenous issues, in her first major comments since taking office. Sen. Mary Jane McCallum is commonly cited as Canada’s first female First Nations dentist, and is temporarily continuing treatments in Manitoba’s north. […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201812 Views

Read More
SportsText

Run as One: The Journey of the Front Runners – CBC

In 1967, 10 Indigenous men ran the Pan Am torch from Minneapolis to the opening ceremonies in Winnipeg. When they arrived, the torch was taken away and handed to a white athlete. This is their story. RUNTIME: 18:59 In 1967, Winnipeg hosted the fifth Pan American Games. 10 young Indigenous athletes from First Nations across […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201811 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

So heinous:’ Manitoba chief says healing needed after girl’s killer sentenced – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 6, 2018 17:53 WINNIPEG _ A Manitoba grand chief says a remote northern First Nation is still healing after the gruesome killing of an 11-year-old girl. A boy, who is now 17, was sentenced on Monday to 10 years for first-degree murder in the 2015 death of Teresa Robinson. He cannot be identified under […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201812 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

She was lost:’ Video shows teenager taken by ambulance days before her death – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 6, 2018 By Steve Lambert THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG _ Shortly before she disappeared and nine days before her body was found in Winnipeg’s Red River wrapped in a duvet cover, Tina Fontaine was captured by a security camera walking into a parkade. Time-lapse images of the 15-year-old girl, whose death renewed […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 201812 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Manitoba teen who raped, killed 11 year old girl showed ‘no humanity’: judge – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 6, 2018  WINNIPEG _ A teenage boy from a northern Manitoba First Nation has been given the maximum youth sentence after admitting to carrying out what a judge called the stunningly cruel sexual assault and murder of an 11-year-old girl. The 17-year-old boy pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and was sentenced Monday […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201816 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Indigenous-Led Partnerships: Leaving No Ecosystem Behind – HuffPost Canada

When looking to partner with Indigenous communities in Canada, it is imperative to recognize the immense knowledge that exist at the community level. February 05, 2018 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are universal. Why then does the global development sector look so narrowly overseas to apply them? Canada has committed to achieving 17 ambitious goals to address […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201815 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

BR CRIME Girl Killed – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Feb 6, 2018 2:30 WINNIPEG – Jurors in the Winnipeg trial of a man accused of killing 15-year-old Tina Fontaine got to see the duvet the teen’s body was wrapped in when it was found in the Red River. The Crown has produced three witnesses who say the accused — Raymond Cormier […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201815 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

“It’s a good decision for Indigenous kids” – Grand Chief Sheila North – Net Newsledger

2 February 2018 WINNIPEG, MB – The Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) welcomes the comments by Minister Jane Philpott that signify a change in the federal government’s stance when it comes to properly funding the costs for child welfare agencies. “It’s a good decision for Indigenous kids. This could mean, someday soon, First Nations families will […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 201821 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Trial told suspect in teen’s death had similar duvet cover as one she found in – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 2, 2018 WINNIPEG _ A murder trial has been told that a man accused of killing a 15-year-old girl owned the same kind of duvet cover her body was wrapped in when it was pulled from the Red River in Winnipeg. Raymond Cormier is on trial for second-degree murder in Tina Fontaine’s […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 201822 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More