For decades, Ottawa allowed the situation to worsen before finally increasing funding for these facilities.
APTN News A special committee of the Senate studying the Arctic has issued a “wake…
Most of Nunavut’s budget comes from Ottawa
Fort William First Nation bridge burned down two years ago
Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt has agreed to meet with Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde in the wake of the deadly fire on a Saskatchewan First Nation that left two children dead.
Reaction to a deadly fire on a northern Saskatchewan reserve continues to pour in after two children were killed by the blaze.
Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt blamed Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation for not having the ability to fight a fire Tuesday that killed two children.
Last week APTN National News aired a story on internal federal government documents that suggest there is no plan to increase the funding to provide proper plumbing and housing on some of Manitoba’s poorest reserves.
The bursting of one of Iqaluit’s main water pipes forced the shutdown of government offices and schools Friday.