First Nations Spelling Bee

First Nations Spelling Bee

Photo courtesy of First Nations Spelling Bee committee pamphlet Students from 34 schools across the province will be in Saskatoon this morning to take part in the second annual First Nations Spelling Bee. It takes place at the St. Mary’s Wellness and Education Centre...
Opposition MLA gives budget failing grade

Opposition MLA gives budget failing grade

MLA Buckley Belanger. Photo courtesy Facebook. Athabasca MLA Buckley Belanger has given the provincial government a failing grade when it comes to Wednesday’s budget. When asked to grade the budget from a teacher’s standpoint, Belanger said “I would simply give it an...
Bear wins again for 14th time

Bear wins again for 14th time

Austin Bear receives congratulations on election night at Muskoday. Photo courtesy of Dean Bear. Austin Bear has once again been re-elected as chief of the Muskoday First Nation. He beat out Sandy LeBeouf 317 votes to 170. It is the fourteenth straight election Bear...
Indigenous highlights in the federal budget

Indigenous highlights in the federal budget

Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured with guests on budget day. Photo courtesy @Bill_Morneau, Twitter. On Wednesday, federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered a budget that focused on “building a strong middle class.” Here are some highlights from the budget...