CBC North - Photo By Lena Autut

Past Episodes: July 2012 Archives

New 5 year health funding agreeement for Eyou Istchee

Representatives of the Cree Nation signed a new 5 year funding agreement for the Cree Board of Health and Social Services on Friday July 20th in Chisasibi. The deal lays out the priorities for Health care in Eyou Istchee until 2018. Roderick Rabbitskin spoke with Roderick Pechano, chief negotiator for the GCCEI.

 

Download Flash Player to view this content.

A young man from O.J. sings with Enrique Iglesias

enrique-iglesias.jpgA 22 year-old Cree man from Eyou Istchee had the experience of his life at J.Lo and Enrique Iglesias concert in Montreal recently. Joshua Salt from Ouj√©-Bougoumou ended up singing "Stand by me" with Enrique on stage at the Bell Centre. Joshua Loon spoke to him about it.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Crees elect new chairperson for Cree School Board

Voters in Eyou Istchee will choose a new chairperson this coming week for the Cree School Board. With the lowest graduation rate in Quebec, now is a critical time for edcuation in our territory. The election is on July 11th with two candidates running.

Roderick Rabbitskin spoke with the candidates:

Kathleen J. Wooten:

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Kenny Blacksmith:

Download Flash Player to view this content.