21.5 C
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Home Tags First nations

Tag: first nations

Haudenosaunee protesters continue to block highway 6 in Caledonia

A highway blockade in Caledonia continues into its third day. The group is standing in solidarity with First Nations across Canada opposed to the construction...

Protests close Highway 6 in Caledonia and Hagersville

Update: Highway 6 is closed at First Line in Hagersville for demonstrations. Traffic is being diverted to Second Line. OPP say traffic is heavy...

Funding secured for connecting First Nations to provincial power

The group behind a project trying to connect 17 remote northern communities to Ontario's power grid says the project is now fully funded. The group...

The third annual Celebration of Nations was held in St Catharines

People from First Nations far and wide are in St Catharines this weekend to share their culture and connect with the community. It's the third...

Trudeau asks transport minister to tackle Greyhound’s western pullout

Greyhound Canada announced last week it is cutting passenger and delivery services in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Northwestern Ontario and rural British Columbia. The decision triggered...

Bringing communities together through hockey

Hockey is a tie that binds us as Canadians. It's also one that's brought a remote First Nations community to our region for the...

First Nations Peace Monument in Thorold

A monument representing the role First Nations Peoples played in the War of 1812 was unveiled today in Thorold. The Monument of Peace stands at...

Koneline: Our Land Beautiful

Koneline: Our Land Beautiful is a Canadian documentary directed by award-winning director Nettie Wild. She premiered the film in Telegraph Creek, Dease Lake and Iskut, British Columbia...

Ontario’s reconciliation apology

For nearly 160 years in Ontario, 18 residential schools subjected native children to brutal practices aimed at eliminating their culture. Today, with chiefs and...

Local Weather

scattered clouds
20.3 ° C
21.1 °
19 °
72 %
40 %
22 °
24 °
25 °
27 °
27 °

Top News Stories

Ontario sees third straight day of fewer than 100 new COVID-19...

Ontario is reporting fewer than 100 new cases of COVID-19 for the third straight day. Wednesday's numbers show 86 new cases with 146 cases resolved. There...

Local News

Man wanted for sexual assault in Niagara Falls brewpub: police

Niagara Regional Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man wanted for a sexual assault in Niagara Falls. Officers were called to...