Season Two of NationTalk’s Indigenous Health Today is Coming to APTN

APTN has confirmed that NationTalk’s Indigenous Health Today will be returning for a second season.   Hosted by Marion Crowe, CEO of the First Nations Health Managers Association, the second season will be divided into two sections. The first three episodes will focus on the current state of COVID-19 and the new Omicron variant, while […]

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Agreements-in-Principle Reached on Compensation and Reform of First Nations Child and Family Services

The Government of Canada has announced that it has reached Agreements-in-Principle after conversations with the Assembly of First Nations, the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society, the Chiefs of Ontario, the Nishnawbe Aski Nation, and counsel for related class actions. These agreements are related to reform of the First Nations Child and Family Services […]

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RoseAnne Archibald Sits Down With David Moses On Moment Of Truth This Friday

Tune in to Moment of Truth this Friday, November 19th, for a special episode, as David Moses sits down with RoseAnne Archibald, the National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations.  They’ll be talking about the current state of residential institutes, the Pope’s visit, and much more.   Tune in to Moment of Truth, every weekday night […]

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A living descendant of legendary Lakota Sioux chief, Sitting Bull has been identified

A 73 year-old Lakota Sioux man, Ernie Crowfoot LaPointe, was challenged on his relation to Sitting Bull for years. Sitting Bull was the Lakota Sioux chief and warrior known for defeating General Custer’s army at the Little Big Horn in 1876. However, scientists out of Cambridge, UK investigated Sitting Bull’s lineage thanks to a two-inch lock of hair. They turned to […]

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ITO Newsletter: Time Is Running Out To Apply For $2500 Digital Transformation Grant From Indigenous Tourism Ontario

RESOURCES 11 Days Remain to Apply for the $2500 Digital Transformation Grant Digital Main Street (DMS) is a program focused on assisting small businesses with their adoption of technologies. The Digital Transformation Grant (DTG) program will provide funding for training, advisory support, and grants to brick-and-mortar small businesses looking increase their capacity through digital transformation. The […]

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How You Can Make A Difference This National Day For Truth And Reconciliation

The National Day For Truth And Reconciliation is about more than wearing an orange shirt. It’s about reflecting on the treatment of Indigenous peoples, the legacy of Residential Schools, and how everyday people can take action against injustice. In 2015, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada released a report detailing 94 Calls To Action […]

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