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What is Day School?
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What is Day School?

Applications for day school survivors are open as of August 19, 2019. Day schools opened in the early 1920s, and children who attended were able to go home to their families every day, but the events that happened in the day were harmful for some.

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Beardy’s Blackhawks lose their Midget AA and AAA hockey team

There is disappointment following the decision to move the Midget AA and AAA Blackhawks hockey teams away from Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation after this season. It is reportedly the only First Nations team in Canada located and operated by a reserve.   The Saskatchewan Hockey Association (SHA) made the announcement last Tuesday.   Andy...

What does the federal election look like in Northern Saskatchewan?
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What does the federal election look like in Northern Saskatchewan?

  Some communities in Northern Saskatchewan are exercising their right to vote in Monday’s federal election, while others are not so motivated to hit the polls. “Indigenous people are the majority in this constituency,” said Modeste McKenzie, president of the Indigenous New Democrats of Saskatchewan and Desnethe-Missinippi-Churchill River NDP. “Whichever candidate or whichever party manages...

Glen Anaquod Tipi Raising Competition
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Glen Anaquod Tipi Raising Competition

It’s that time of year when multiple teams of four are handed 15 poles, a canvas, a hammer and pegs to put together a tipi in only 20 minutes.   The annual Glen Anaquod Tipi Raising Competition will be on the Academic Green on Friday.