FSIN Wants Another Meeting With Provincial Cabinet

FSIN Interim Chief Morley Watson wants to meet with Premier Brad Wall to solve Aboriginal unemployment. Watson says he had hoped last week’s budget would contain measures to solve unemployment, especially among Aboriginal youth — but he says it...

Northern Career Quest Hoping To Survive Past June

A program introduced in 2008 to train northern Saskatchewan Aboriginal people in the resource sector is in danger of shutting down. Northern Career Quest involves the funding of training for jobs that industry has identified as an immediate need, in exchange for...

MLTC Justice Agreement Extended For Five More Years

The Meadow Lake Tribal Council has signed a five-year justice diversion agreement. The deal covers efforts to divert cases from the courts to alternative measures and other non-court solutions. The first agreement was signed 13 years ago, and was subsequently renewed...

Custer Murder Suspects Ordered To Stand Trial

Three men accused of killing a man in Prince Albert last summer have been committed to stand trial. Cory Joseph Constant, Sonny James Fiddler and Lionel Sydney Sewap are facing a charge of second-degree murder. They were charged after the death of Anthony Martin...