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Minister signs deal to return land to Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory – CBC

Oct 03, 2022 Signing marks resolution of part of the Culbertson Tract land claim, two-thirds remains in dispute Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory is now, officially, getting some land back. At a ceremonial signing on Monday morning, Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Marc Miller agreed to hand over a 120-hectare plot of land to the Mohawks of the Bay […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 20222 Views

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Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte and Canada take a step toward reconciliation with partial settlement of historic claim

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada October 03, 2022 Today, Chief R. Donald Maracle with the Council of the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown−Indigenous Relations, announced the conclusion of a partial settlement agreement regarding the Culbertson Tract Specific Claim. The specific claim arises from the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 3, 20223 Views

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Ontario Regional Chief Glen Hare Supports Wabun Tribal Council in Release of “Historic Abitibi-Inland Métis Community” Final Report

Ontario Regional Chief Glen Hare Supports Wabun Tribal Council in Release of “Historic Abitibi-Inland Métis Community” Final Report (September 21, 2022 – Toronto, ON) Ontario Regional Chief Glen Hare issued the following statement in support of Wabun Tribal Council’s new research, The Historic Abitibi-Inland Métis Community Final Report, released on September 1, 2022: “I support […]

by ahnationtalk on September 21, 202221 Views

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Dispute over proposed development near Caledonia and Six Nations returns to court – Newmarket Today

The legal saga around a two-year occupation of a proposed development site by a group of Indigenous people returned to an Ontario court on Monday with another attempt to remove the protesters. The company behind the planned housing development near Caledonia, Ont., and Six Nations of the Grand River is again asking a Haldimand County […]

by ahnationtalk on September 12, 202216 Views

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Land Claim Settled for Mitaanjigamiing First Nation in Treaty 3 – NetNewsLedger

August 24, 2022 Mitaanjigamiing First Nation — Crown–Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada and the Government of Ontario have announced a settlement of a long-standing land claim. This settlement will provide Mitaanjigamiing First Nation with $84.45 million in compensation, with Canada paying $45.05 million and Ontario paying $39.4 million. Chief Janice Henderson of Mitaanjigamiing First […]

by ahnationtalk on August 24, 202227 Views

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Reclaiming what was almost lost: How Mādahòkì Farm is sharing the land for healing – Canada’s National Observer

August 16th 2022 It’s a common story, retold again and again: horses didn’t exist on Turtle Island until European contact, when the Spaniards brought them over. The animals escaped domestication in South America, travelling north up the Great Plains, and eventually became wild mustangs. The only problem is that the story isn’t true. There are […]

by ahnationtalk on August 16, 202228 Views

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Waterfront land rightfully returned to Serpent River First Nation – SaultOnline.com

August 2, 2022 In what it describes as “an act of reconciliation and economic growth,” the city of Elliot Lake, Ontario, is giving a small piece of property to the nearby Serpent River First Nation. The neighbouring First Nation will receive a 1.6-hectare tract of waterfront land that the city council decided to give back […]

by ahnationtalk on August 2, 202292 Views

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Canada and the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg settle the Reconstruction of Highway 11 in 1960 Specific Claim

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada July 29, 2022 — Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg, Quebec — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Submitted by Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg on March 22, 2016, the Reconstruction of Highway 11 in 1960 Specific Claim concerns the land that was taken from the River Desert Reserve (now Kitigan Zibi reserve) in 1960 along […]

by ahnationtalk on July 29, 202230 Views

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Northern Ontario city returns four acres to nearby First Nation – CTV

July 27, 2022 In an act of reconciliation and economic development, a northern Ontario city is returning four acres of waterfront property to a First Nation nearby. At Monday night’s council meeting, Elliot Lake City Council has voted to transfer ownership of a 4-acre parcel of municipal waterfront property to Serpent River First Nation, the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 27, 2022185 Views

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Returning land for development to a First Nation – My Espanola Now

July 25, 2022 Elliot Lake councillors will discuss the transfer of land to Serpent River First Nation for future development of the waterfront and rural properties. City CAO Daniel Gagnon will make a presentation to the council tonight suggesting they transfer the land north of the city to the First Nation in the spirit of […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 202228 Views

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