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58th Elected Council Offer Condolences to Elected Chief Mark Hill and Family at This Difficult Time

The Elected Council extends its sincere condolences to its Elected Chief, and to the entire Hill family at the loss of Mr. Kenneth R. Hill. Mr. Hill is well known for his partnership in Grand River Enterprises. Always maintaining Six Nations as his home, Mr. Hill built portions of his industry at the very same […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 20215 Views

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Remembering the life and legacy of Elder Geraldine Robertson – Anishinabek News

January 11, 2021 AAMJIWNAANG FIRST NATION— Elder Geraldine Robertson, tireless advocate for survivors of the Canadian residential school system and recipient of the Order of Ontario, is fondly remembered as she makes her way into the Spirit World. “[Her work]in educating settler people about the reality of residential schools, and her generosity in sharing her […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 202112 Views

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The Chanie Wenjack School mourns the passing of Bawdwaywidun, Eddie Benton-Benai.

Today, the Wenjack School mourns the passing of a great knowledge keeper and spiritual leader, Dr. Eddie Benton-Banai, Bawdwaywidun from Lac Court Orielles Band of Ojibways in Wisconsin and a relative from the Fish Clan. Eddie was a leader advancing Anishinaabe-controlled education and cultural-based education based on Anishinaabe philosophy. As the academic and spiritual advisor […]

by ahnationtalk on December 4, 202020 Views

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NAN Mourns Passing of Former Aroland First Nation Chief William Magiskan

December 1, 2020 Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, on behalf of the Executive Council, expresses condolences on the passing of former Chief and respected Elder William Magiskan to his family, friends and the community of Aroland First Nation: “On behalf of Nishnawbe Aski Nation I send our love and prayers to Elder […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 202017 Views

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Aroland First Nation Mourns the Passing of Former Chief William Magiskan

December 1, 2020 Aroland, ON: – Aroland First Nation Chief Dorothy Towedo, on behalf of the Aroland First Nation Council, sends condolences to the family, friends and community of Aroland First Nation following the passing of William Magiskan. He will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by all. Following the wake services that took place […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 202028 Views

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National Gallery of Canada Mourns Board of Trustees Member Anne-Marie Applin

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2020  – It is with great sadness that the National Gallery of Canada learned of the passing of its Board Member, Anne-Marie Applin, in Toronto on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Anne-Marie first joined the National Gallery of Canada in December 2017 as Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees. She was appointed by […]

by ahnationtalk on November 9, 202029 Views

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Temagami First Nation and Teme-Augama Anishnabai Announce the Passing of Director of Negotiations, Harvey Filger

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Harvey Filger, Director of Negotiations for Temagami First Nation. Harvey passed away suddenly, the morning of Saturday, October 24th, 2020. We wish to acknowledge his hard work and lighthearted spirit. He was a very pleasant and knowledgeable colleague and friend. Chief Shelly Moore-Frappier, has […]

by ahnationtalk on October 27, 202048 Views

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Agnes Bachmann Remembered

Agnes Bachmann Remembered It is with great sadness that the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) honours the passing of board member and beloved sister Agnes Bachmann. Leadership starts from the heart, leading Agnes through a lifetime of giving and loving. Protecting children and families in crisis and in wellness, she became a cherished member of […]

by ahnationtalk on October 26, 2020173 Views

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MCFN – Special Statement: Karl King

To the family of Karl King, Please accept our deepest condolences in the passing of Karl. Karl was a well-respected educator, co-worker and friend to many. He played a crucial role in the revitalization of language and culture not just within Lloyd S. King Elementary but within the MCFN community. His presence in the school […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 202038 Views

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MNO mourns passing of long-serving North Channel Council Senator Reg Bennett

It is with great sadness that the family of Reginald Elmo Bennett announced his sudden passing on August 18, 2020 in his 67th year. Son of the late Joseph Bennett and Eveline née Lesage/Micks, Reg was predeceased by brothers Caleb J. Bennett,  Lt-Commander ret., Thomas W. Bennett and sisters Joanne and Donna. Reg is survived […]

by ahnationtalk on September 15, 202041 Views

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