Federal Court backs Karen Bird

Federal Court backs Karen Bird

The Federal Court has sided with Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation Chief Karen Bird, in that she was unfairly removed from her position last spring. The Court found that Council and the Elders Council decision for removal in May 2022 did not follow the First Nations...
Wanted: Teachers in northern schools

Wanted: Teachers in northern schools

It’s being described as a crisis situation in northern schools. The Northern Lights School Division is short 15 teachers, forcing education officials there to seek alternative measures in how it delivers education to students. The School Division has hired...
MP Gary Vidal reflects on 2022

MP Gary Vidal reflects on 2022

Refreshing and enthusiasm is how Gary Vidal describes 2022. As COVID-19 restrictions eased, most MP’s tried to return to normal life of in-person gatherings in Ottawa. “Something that’s been really frustrating and refreshing about this year, is the ability to...