Canoe Lake Woman Receives $108,000 for Research

PhD candidate Cassandra Opikokew is hoping to find the indigenous solution to what some call the Indian problem. Opikokew, who grew up in Meadow Lake and is a member of the Canoe Lake First Nation, recently received a $108,000 research award to help her complete her dissertation, which is called ‘The Indian solution to the policy … [Read more...]

First Nations Protest Bill C-45

About 200-250 First Nations members and supporters made their voices, drums and thoughts heard as they marched through Meadow Lake to Conservative MP Rob Clarke’s office to oppose federal legislation Bill C-45. The Dec. 18 Meadow Lake rally comes a week after Idle No More protests protesting the federal government’s most recent budget bill took … [Read more...]