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[l] at 1/27/23 2:00am
Canadian Indigenous women are making waves at this year's Sundance Film Festival in Utah.

[Author: Jennifer Francis] [Category: News/Indigenous]

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[l] at 1/26/23 3:57pm
First Nations groups are criticizing their exclusion from an upcoming meeting between federal, provincial and territorial governments aiming to reach a funding deal to improve the country's ailing health-care system.

[Author: Brett Forester] [Category: News/Indigenous]

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[l] at 1/26/23 3:28pm
Pierre Poilievre’s proposed First Nations resource revenue sharing model could be a step in the right direction, but the devil will be in the details as leaders and observers look for results.

[Author: Brett Forester] [Category: News/Indigenous]

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[l] at 1/26/23 8:52am
Alberta is preparing to change how it ensures oilsands companies are able to pay for the mammoth job of cleaning up their operations, but critics fear a year of consultations hasn't been enough to avoid repeating past mistakes.

[Author: Bob Weber] [Category: News/Canada/Edmonton]

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[l] at 1/26/23 3:00am
A large tract of land in Cape Breton will soon be co-governed by familiar hands. 

[Author: Erin Pottie] [Category: News/Canada/Nova Scotia]

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[l] at 1/26/23 2:30am
One of the founders of the movement that led to the creation of Qalipu First Nation says he was booted from the band after enrolment criteria changed — and the controversy over membership is antithetical to his original vision.

[Author: Darrell Roberts] [Category: News/Canada/Nfld. & Labrador]

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[l] at 1/26/23 2:30am
Residents along Labrador's north coast aren't happy with the rise in the price of stove oil — which for some is their only source of heat during the long and cold winter months. 

[Author: Mike Moore] [Category: News/Canada/Nfld. & Labrador]

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[l] at 1/25/23 10:11pm
Coquitlam RCMP have confirmed a 21 year-old woman who went missing on Jan. 13 has been found safe.

[Author: CBC News] [Category: News/Canada/British Columbia]

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[l] at 1/25/23 3:42pm
Volunteers with the Bear Clan Patrol and family members are out in Winnipeg’s West Broadway neighbourhood on Wednesday afternoon, searching for any tips about a woman who went missing early last year.

[Author: CBC News] [Category: News/Canada/Manitoba]

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[l] at 1/25/23 10:57am
A Cree and Nakoda baker is using her traditional food knowledge as a way to bring Indigenous people and non-Indigenous people together in Regina. 

[Author: Jennifer Francis] [Category: News/Indigenous]

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[l] at 1/25/23 10:45am
A Cambridge Bay man says his "handyman" uncle has been waiting years to get a new pair of glasses. "He's using sunglasses and other broken glasses to repair his own glasses … and I don't think that's right."

[Author: CBC News] [Category: News/Canada/North]

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[l] at 1/25/23 2:00am
The lead investigator for a B.C. First Nations has announced its ongoing probe has revealed at least 28 children died on the grounds of a former residential school and identified 66 more potential burial sites.

[Author: CBC News] [Category: News/Canada/British Columbia]

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[l] at 1/25/23 2:00am
Ottawa will attempt to renegotiate its $20-billion compensation package for people affected by the First Nations child welfare system, court records say.

[Author: Olivia Stefanovich] [Category: News/Politics]

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[l] at 1/25/23 2:00am
The Porcupine caribou herd is one of the biggest in the world. A three-day gathering organized by the Gwich'in Tribal Council in Fort McPherson, N.W.T., invited people to find ways to keep it that way.

[Author: Meaghan Brackenbury] [Category: News/Canada/North]

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[l] at 1/25/23 2:00am
On Jan. 10, a group of 9- to 12-year-old students from Vatican II yelled racial stereotypes, insults and threats at Paula Menarick, a Cree woman. She posted about what happened on social media.

[Author: Susan Bell] [Category: News/Canada/North]

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[l] at 1/24/23 5:54pm
A new report suggests tainted milk carrying disease was responsible for the deaths of many First Nations children at an Alberta residential school.

[Author: Stephen Cook] [Category: News/Canada/Edmonton]

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[l] at 1/24/23 4:47pm
Pierre Poilievre is launching countrywide consultations between First Nations and industry leaders on an opt-in policy he’s proposing for First Nations to share the revenue generated by resource development on their lands.

[Author: Brett Forester] [Category: News/Indigenous]

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[l] at 1/24/23 2:34pm
It took 50 years, and it was worth every minute for Vic Mercredi — one of eight Indigenous NHLers to be featured in the First Peoples Rookie Card series — to finally see his face on an NHL rookie card.

[Author: CBC News] [Category: News/Canada/North]

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[l] at 1/24/23 1:26pm
Nine Indigenous artists took on the challenge to design reimagined banknotes.

[Author: Ka’nhehsí:io Deer] [Category: News/Indigenous]

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[l] at 1/24/23 11:30am
The Île-à-la-Crosse boarding school operated in northern Saskatchewan for more than 100 years.

[Author: CBC News] [Category: News/Canada/Saskatchewan]

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[l] at 1/24/23 9:34am
Indigenous leaders and the Opposition NDP critic for First Nation and Métis relations assembled at the Saskatchewan Legislature Monday, once again calling on the provincial government to halt an upcoming auction for Crown lands.

[Author: Nicholas Frew] [Category: News/Canada/Saskatchewan]

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[l] at 1/24/23 2:00am
A seven-woman caribou hunting expedition returned home to a heroine's welcome Saturday in the Naskapi community of Kawawachikamach in northern Quebec.

[Author: Susan Bell,Marjorie Kitty] [Category: News/Canada/North]

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