Inquest Into Death Of Clearwater Man Picks Up Again

An inquest into the death of a man from the Clearwater River Dene Nation will be heard on Monday in Meadow Lake. 38 year-old Harry Haineault died in September of 2008 after he was shot by an RCMP officer. The incident apparently occurred during a foot-chase on the...

FFMC Reports Successful Year

The Freshwater Fish marketing corporation is reporting a successful year. President John Wood says final payment cheques were mailed out earlier this month. Fishers received nearly 28 million dollars in returns, that’s up 2.7 million dollars from last year....

Clarke Hopeful Of Opposition Support For New Bill

Closing remarks have been given on a private member’s bill aimed at amending the Indian Act. The bill’s author, Rob Clarke of Desnethe-Missinipi Churchill River, says he is hopeful opposition MPs will support Bill C-428 when it gets voted on December 5th....