Manitoba First Nations

Reserve Facing Suicide Crisis Is 'Not Alone': Liberal Ministers

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2016 | Canada Politics

About 100 children are on a suicide watch list.

Manitoba First Nation Had 140 Suicide Attempts In Last 2 Weeks

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2016 | Canada Politics

"We don't want this to happen anymore."

Manitoba First Nations Need $2B To Fix Mouldy, Overcrowded Homes

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Politics

That's almost 13 times more than the $150 million the federal government has budgeted for housing on all reserves across Canada this year.

Manitoba Wants More Federal Money To Fund Policing For First Nations

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.30.2015 | Canada Politics

Some 31 aboriginal communities across Manitoba relied on band constables before the program was terminated earlier this year.

Manitoba First Nations Group May Buy Troubled Rail Line

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Business

The owner thought of using the rail for crude oil shipments, but backed off the plan.

Manitoba Premier: Isolated First Nation Deserves A Road

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2015 | Canada Politics

Shoal Lake 40 was cut off from the mainland a century ago during construction of an aqueduct to send clean water to Winnipeg.

'The Effects Of The '60s Scoop Remain With Us Today'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2016 | Canada Politics

The '60s Scoop must now be recognized for the harm it caused and continues to cause.

First Nations Advocate: Manitoba Kids In Care Not Considered 'Human'

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada

Cora Morgan said the province's child welfare system is broken.

Manitoba One Of The Worst Places For Natives: Docs

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Federal government documents show Manitoba is one of the worst places for First Nations people to live in Canada.Internal reports from Abor...

How Dolly Parton Is Helping Manitoba's Aboriginal Kids

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 09.25.2013 | Canada Music

Country legend Dolly Parton is giving aboriginal kids across the province of Manitoba monthly books free of charge as part of a charitable literacy fo...

Caribous Slaughter Perfectly Legal, Says Province

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada

WINNIPEG - Provincial investigators say the killing of dozens of caribou decried by Manitoba First Nations groups last week as wasteful and uncalled f...

Caribou Slaughter Outrages First Nations

CBC | Posted 05.07.2012 | Canada

Northern Manitoba chiefs are demanding answers after 30 dead caribou were found at the side of a winter road with only the antlers missing. ...

Fix Our 'Third World State' Says Manitoba First Nations Chief To Politicians

CP | Posted 12.01.2011 | Canada

WINNIPEG - One of Manitoba's aboriginal leaders says the lack of clean, running water and the third-world living conditions of Manitoba's First Nation...