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First Nation still investigating former residential school site in British Columbia
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First Nation still investigating former residential school site in British Columbia

CHEMAINUS, B.C. — A First Nation community on Vancouver Island says it is continuing its investigations after a newsletter circulating online said it had found more than 160 unmarked and undocumented graves at a former residential school site. In a statement, the Penelakut Tribe says the newsletter wasn’t an “official” news release but was intended...

A look at COVID-19 reopening plans across the country
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A look at COVID-19 reopening plans across the country

Published:  Fri, Jul 16th, 2021 4:00:00 AM As COVID-19 vaccination rates increase and case numbers drop across the country, the provinces and territories have begun releasing the reopening plans for businesses, events and recreational facilities. Most of the plans are based on each jurisdiction reaching vaccination targets at certain dates, while also keeping the number of...

FYM Foundation Releases $20K and Pledges Series of Humanitarian Events to True North Aid for Northern Canada’s Indigenous
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FYM Foundation Releases $20K and Pledges Series of Humanitarian Events to True North Aid for Northern Canada’s Indigenous

“The past 16 months were like no other, with the COVID-19 pandemic adding a layer of suffering on top of the news on historical oppression, contribute to high poverty levels among Indigenous families in Canada, the cash donation from the FYM Foundation extends a great help to the Indigenous communities,” says Kim Sigurdson, one of the Indigenous advisors for True North Aid.

Sulu plane crash underscores need to modernize military
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Sulu plane crash underscores need to modernize military

Update,  July 5, 2021, 7:42 pm: The death toll from the C-130H transport plane crash in Patikul, Sulu has now climbed to 52. MANILA – Senators offered condolences to the families of 47 soldiers who died when a Philippine Air Force (PAF) Lockheed C-130H Hercules transport plane crashed in Patikul, Sulu on Sunday. Three civilians on...