La Ronge hosts international fastball

La Ronge hosts international fastball

The 2019 Super 8 International U14 Boys Softball Series came to the Lac La Ronge Indian Band on Saturday. The Sask. Prairie Selects took on a team from New Zealand in a doubleheader of action. New Zealand won the first game 13-9, while the Prairie Selects responded...
Syphilis declared in most First Nations communities

Syphilis declared in most First Nations communities

Health officials in Saskatchewan have declared a syphilis outbreak in almost every First Nations community in the province. An increase of cases has been reported in Lloydminster, the Battlefords, Prince Albert, Saskatoon and Fort Qu’Appelle with similar numbers in...
Team Woodland victorious at Summer Games

Team Woodland victorious at Summer Games

The 2019 edition of the Tony Cote First Nations Summer Games have come to a close. Team Woodland’s contingent was the overall points winner with 62. BATC was not far off the pace with 58 points, while MLTC rounded out the top three with 57 points. Team Woodland’s...
Sask. has a new Lieutenant Governor

Sask. has a new Lieutenant Governor

The province has a new Lieutenant Governor. Russell Mirasty swore his allegiance to the Queen and took his Oath of Office before signing official documents, making him the 23rd Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan. “I am familiar with the role somewhat having worked...
Team Woodland wins three golf medals

Team Woodland wins three golf medals

Team Woodland’s golf team is bringing home three medals from the 2019 Tony Cote First Nations Summer Games on the Flying Dust First Nation. Mya Whitecap and Jennifer Ratt had a golden performance in the U13/U15 female division. In the U17/U19 female category, Tori...
Mirasty to be appointed new Sask. LG today

Mirasty to be appointed new Sask. LG today

History will be made today, as the first Indigenous person will be appointed as the new Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan. Russell Mirasty has been tapped to be the Queen’s representative, taking over for the late Thomas Molloy. Mirasty was appointed Wednesday by...
Canoe events prosperous for Team Woodland

Canoe events prosperous for Team Woodland

Canoeing events have been fruitful for Team Woodland at the 2019 Tony Cote First Nations Summer Games on the Flying Dust First Nation. Team Woodland earned 16 gold medals, one silver medal and three bronze medals in that sport. Meantime, results for team events...