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Filed Under: Canada | Law | Sports
Two Native girls charged with assault for hockey game brawl (07/24)
A coach said referees at the game were making racist remarks at the players.

Filed Under: Canada | Law
Native youth hospitalized after being shot by police officer (07/22)
The shooting occurred at a baseball field in front of a number of children.

Filed Under: Canada
First Nations leader in Manitoba faces scrutiny on spending (07/22)
Grand Chief Stephen Harper used the organization's credit card for guitars, car repairs and flights for his girlfriend.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Chelsey Luger: Interview with VICE producer on Native gangs (07/11)
Chelsey Luger interviews VICE News producer Nilo Tabrizy about Native gangs in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Filed Under: Canada
Inquest in death of Native man at emergency room concludes (06/09)
Brian Sinclair was ignored for 34 hours at a hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Filed Under: Canada
Suspect charged for 2006 murder of Native woman in Manitoba (06/02)
Myrna Letandre was murdered in September 2006.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion | Sports
Kyle Edwards: Racial tensions common on hockey rink in Canada (04/08)
Student Kyle Edwards, a former hockey player from the Lake Manitoba First Nation, says racial tensions were common on the rink.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada
Adam Beach makes deal to bring first-run films to First Nations (04/02)
Actor Adam Beach is bringing first-run films to reserves in Canada.

Filed Under: Canada | Education
School tells Native teen not to come to class after smudging (02/06)
A Native student in Manitoba is speaking out after his school told him not to come to class after smudging.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Niigaan Sinclair: Mascots aren't an honor for Native people (01/06)
Niigaan Sinclair explains the problem with the use of Native people as mascots.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada | Environment
Neil Young to perform benefit shows for First Nation in Alberta (12/11)
Neil Young will perform four benefit shows in January for the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation in Alberta.

Filed Under: Canada
Manitoba police officer goes on trial for assaulting Native man (12/02)
A police officer in Winnipeg, Manitoba, is on trial for assaulting a Native man who had to undergo surgery.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Column: Suicide rate still high among Manitoba's Native youth (08/12)
Columnist discusses the high rate of suicide among Native youth in Manitoba.

Filed Under: Canada
Inquest in Native man's death in emergency room set to begin (07/31)
The Manitoba government will begin an inquest into the death of a Native man who waited 34 hours in a hospital emergency room.

Filed Under: Canada | Education
Study: Native people used for hunger experiments in Canada (07/17)
Native people in Canada were used for hunger experiments during the 1940s and 1950s, according to a new study.

Filed Under: Canada
Couple from Sagkeeng First Nation wins $1M with lottery ticket (07/11)
A couple from the Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba has won a $1 million lottery jackpot.

Filed Under: Canada
Study reports high poverty rate for Native children in Canada (06/19)
Forty percent of Native children in Canada are living in poverty, the highest rate in the country, according to a new report. The report from the Canadian Centre for Policy...

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Charges pending over man's death on First Nation in Manitoba (06/19)
Charges are pending in connection with a man's death on the Waywayseecappo First Nation in Manitoba.

Filed Under: Canada
Three-year-old girl dies in drowning on reserve in Manitoba (06/17)
A three-year-old girl died in a drowning incident on the Cross Lake First Nation in Manitoba while a second three-year-old girl was rescued. Thomas Muswagon saw two girls floating in...

Filed Under: Canada
Two members of Native dance troupe arrested on reserve (06/11)
Two members of Sagkeeng's Finest, a dance group that won the first Canada's Got Talent competition, are facing charges for an incident on their reserve in Manitoba. Vince O'Laney, 19,...

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