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Filed Under: Canada | Law
Native man's murder trial delayed due to jury roll problem (04/21)
The murder trial of a Native man has been delayed a year due to problems with the jury roll.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada
Comic book series to introduce female Native teenage superhero (03/28)
The creator of the Justice League United comic book series is introducing a Native character.

Filed Under: Business | Canada | National | Politics
Mohawk entrepreneur to join First Lady at State of the Union (01/28)
Andra Rush, a Mohawk woman who started her first company when she was 23, will be a guest of First Lady Michelle Obama at the State of the Union.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Canada | Sports
Vice: A Tribe Called Red DJ threatened for opposing mascot (01/22)
VICE interviews Ian Campeau, a DJ for A Tribe Called Red, who has been threatened after he filed a human rights complaint against a racist mascot in Ontario:

Filed Under: Canada | Education
Judge orders release of residential school abuse records (01/15)
The Canadian government has agreed to turn over files related to abuse at a residential school after a judge said the information should be released.

Filed Under: Canada
First Nations leaders call for plan to address youth suicide (01/09)
Native leaders are calling for a national action plan to address suicide among youth following the death of the son of a chief.

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
Fort William First Nation weighs trespassing signs at mountain (12/05)
The Fort William First Nation of Ontario is warning people to stay away from Mount McKay, which lies within the borders of the reserve.

Filed Under: Canada | Sports
Mayor who admitted drug use defends Washington team name (12/05)
A Canadian mayor who admitted using illicit substances while in office is defending the use of 'Indian' mascots in sports.

Filed Under: Canada | National | Sports
Native Sun News: Native hockey players a hit with Rapid City fans (12/05)
Thunder will rattle your house and lightning will blaze past you without a sound. The same goes for First Nation players Justin Sawyer and Winston Day Chief of the Rapid City Rush.

Filed Under: Canada
Ontario tells Native woman to stop work on home off-reserve (11/21)
The province of Ontario has ordered a Native woman to stop building a home off the reserve.

Filed Under: Canada | Sports
Team to drop offensive mascot after human rights complaint (09/20)
A youth football team in Canada is dropping its offensive mascot after an Ojibwe man filed a complaint with the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal.

Filed Under: Canada
Theresa Spence wins Attawapiskat First Nation re-election (08/29)
Chief Theresa Spence of the Attawapiskat First Nation in Ontario won her re-election bid.

Filed Under: Canada | Law | National
Vice: Native women trafficked across the US-Canada border (08/28)
Vice reports on the trafficking of Native women across the U.S-Canada border.

Filed Under: Canada | National | Sports
Native Sun News: Native woman earns world martial arts title (08/21)
Winning world championships and becoming the best that she can be, that’s what Ashley Nichols is all about.

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