The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs is renewing its call for an independent inquiry into Tina Fontaine’s death, but the province says it wants to move on and focus on the recommendations made in a report that looked into her death.
The vote saw 3,015 ballots cast, with 2,966 in favour of ratification and 49 against.
it says the current situation is a state of emergency and it's asking the province to acknowledge its unique impact on First Nations communities.
An intense debate over Indigenous rights was part of a court hearing Tuesday for a Nova Scotia company that wants a judge to allow the RCMP to remove protesters camped on the firm's property.
A new wildland park in northern Alberta will go a long way toward ensuring Indigenous people can keep up their traditional pursuits, a local First Nation said Tuesday.
Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett announced today that eligible Indian Day School students will be entitled to thousands of dollars in individual compensation — a settlement reached after students of these formerly federally run institutions launched a class-action lawsuit alleging they faced abuse and neglect while in the care of the state.
Commission says the place where two Unist'ot'en supporters found stone tools at a Coastal GasLink camp near Houston in B.C.'s northern Interior was 'likely not their original location,' following an investigation by archaeologists.
A 12-year-old Indigenous actor is joining the cast of Anne with an E after an extensive cross-country search, show producers say.
Chief Wilbert Kochon says the new conservation plan will allow community leaders to control who hunts caribou and give the community the tools it needs to maintain the herd.
Const. George Henrie visited his home territory, Nunavut, as part of his job protecting the prime minister last week, when Justin Trudeau was in Iqaluit to apologize to Inuit for past government policies surrounding tuberculosis.
A planned new housing facility for Indigenous people who are experiencing chronic homelessness in Kenora, Ont., received a provincial funding boost of more than $4 million on Monday.
I have had four different surnames over the course of my lifetime but only began using what I consider to be my proper name, Osawa Mikisew Iskwew, recently.
Tina Fontaine didn't get a single counselling session before her death, despite ongoing recommendations for mental health support and requests from her family, according to the long-awaited report into the teen's death and the systems meant to protect her.