Wab Kinew could have been the first Indigenous person to lead Manitoba as the chief executive of the province.
Over the past 20 years, the courts have validated long-standing claims by First Nations that Canadian governments have systematically ignored and violated the terms of treaties negotiated between 1871 and 1921.
Native people accounted for nearly 15 percent of fatal police shootings in Canada between 2000 and 2017, far higher than their percentage of the entire population.
A climate tax, a Senate seat, and the revival of a Canadian political party are three fights ahead for the #NativeVote in 2018.
The surge of formal opposition to tar sands and fracked oil pipelines shows how Standing Rock resistance has emboldened Great Lakes tribes.
Leon Swanson and David Tait Jr. were born days apart in early 1975 at the Norway House Indian Hospital
During the Sixties Scoop, an estimated 20,000 Native children were taken from their homes and placed in foster care or up for adoption.
The Cross Lake First Nation in Manitoba lacks adequate health care services to address the ongoing crisis.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police has launched an unprecedented campaign to collect DNA samples from as many male residents on the Garden Hill First Nation as possible.
As you stand by the Assiniboine River you hear the running of Mother Earth's water, as well as feel her love flowing near you.
Between 80 and 90 percent of children in care in the province are Native.
Aalayna Spence competed as her chosen gender in two talent competitions in Manitoba.
It appears Teresa Cassandra Robinson was mauled by an animal while she was on her way home on the Garden Hill First Nation.
John Paul Ostamas, 39, is accused of murdering three people on the streets of Winnipeg.
Angela Poorman, 29, was murdered in Winnipeg last December. Her case remains unsolved.
The Sagkeeng First Nation has the largest number of outstanding cases, according to a review by CBC News.
The list will include Annie Yassie, who was only 13 when she went missing from the Sayisi Dene First Nation in Manitoba in 1974.
This fan took it one step further. He was wearing a feathered headdress – a war bonnet.
Maclean's magazine labeled Winnipeg, Manitoba, as the most racist city in Canada.
A researcher who came across the study said the children were exploited.
The suspended teacher posted racist and disparaging comments about Native people and about Grand Chief Derek Nepinak.
As the Original free and independent Peoples of this land, we have the distinction of being the roots of our homeland.
The new chief said Canada won't be able to approve energy projects without the consent of First Nations.
Colten Pratt, 26, was last seen on November 6.
The 16-year-old Native girl remains in intensive care after being left for dead in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
A recent column blamed Native people for the high rates of violence against Native women.
The city's new leader, who has Cree ancestry from his mother, is a political newcomer.
Kim and Jordan Wheeler explain why their Native family celebrates 'You're Welcome Weekend' instead of the Thanksgiving.
The officers came into contact with Tina Fontaine and a week later she was found dead.
Volunteers are looking for clues about missing and murdered Native girls and women in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Jackie Pierson, who is Ojibway, grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Mary-Anne Hudson, 12, and Nakita Hudson, 14, were last seen on August 26.
Tina Fontaine was from the Sagkeeng First Nation.
Rosanna Deerchild responds to the controversy over racist comments made by the wife of mayoral candidate Gord Steeves.
Gord Steeves tries to explain why his wife lashed out against Native people in a posting on Facebook more than four years ago.
The comments surfaced on the same day candidate Gord Steeves said he was going to put more resources into keeping inebriated people off the streets.
About 50 marchers made the journey from the reserve to Manitoba's capital.
A coach said referees at the game were making racist remarks at the players.
The shooting occurred at a baseball field in front of a number of children.
Grand Chief Stephen Harper used the organization's credit card for guitars, car repairs and flights for his girlfriend.
Chelsey Luger interviews VICE News producer Nilo Tabrizy about Native gangs in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Brian Sinclair was ignored for 34 hours at a hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Myrna Letandre was murdered in September 2006.
Student Kyle Edwards, a former hockey player from the Lake Manitoba First Nation, says racial tensions were common on the rink.
Actor Adam Beach is bringing first-run films to reserves in Canada.
A Native student in Manitoba is speaking out after his school told him not to come to class after smudging.
Niigaan Sinclair explains the problem with the use of Native people as mascots.
Neil Young will perform four benefit shows in January for the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation in Alberta.
A police officer in Winnipeg, Manitoba, is on trial for assaulting a Native man who had to undergo surgery.
Columnist discusses the high rate of suicide among Native youth in Manitoba.
The Manitoba government will begin an inquest into the death of a Native man who waited 34 hours in a hospital emergency room.
Native people in Canada were used for hunger experiments during the 1940s and 1950s, according to a new study.
A couple from the Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba has won a $1 million lottery jackpot.
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...
Charges are pending in connection with a man's death on the Waywayseecappo First Nation in Manitoba.
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...
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,...
Native leaders in Manitoba are calling for an inquest into the death of a woman from the Northlands Denesuline First Nation. Liza Tssessaze, 31, died on May 27 after experiencing...
A six-year-old boy is in stable condition after being mauled by a pack of dogs on the Shamattawa First Nation in Manitoba. The boy was attacked on his way to...
A Native man from Ontario is breaking a gag order in order to share his story of being abused as a child. Raymond C. Jacob, an Ojibway from the Webequie...