Apr 9, 2013 | 10:29Eyou Dipajimoon EEPF hires 13 retired non-Cree officers Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon EEPF hires 13 retired non-Cree officers Apr 9, 2013 | 10:29The Eeyou Eenou Police Force is hiring 13 retired non-Cree officers back to help solve a staff shortage. Director Reggie Bobbish wants the EEPF to be an all-Cree police force but as he explained to Joshua Loon there have been delays reaching that goal.
Aug 27, 2013 | 5:11Eyou Dipajimoon Bigfoot sighted near Eastmain Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon Bigfoot sighted near Eastmain Aug 27, 2013 | 5:11Many Crees have seen something they thought might be a bigfoot. Maybe it was just a brown blur in the bush... or eyes peering out from the darkness. Alvin Cheezo and his wife had just such an encounter. He spoke with Donovan Moses about what they saw.
Sep 27, 2013 | 7:41Eyou Dipajimoon Cree Solidarity funds 4 initial projects Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon Cree Solidarity funds 4 initial projects Sep 27, 2013 | 7:41The Cree Alliance for Solidarity Committee has agreed to fund four intial projects aimed at fighting poverty in Eeyou Istchee. The Alliance was set up to oversee the implementation of an agreement with the Cree Regional Authority. Deputy Grand Chief Rodne
Nov 21, 2013 | 7:14Eyou Dipajimoon Special banquet to honor Cree women Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon Special banquet to honor Cree women Nov 21, 2013 | 7:14Women are taking a bigger and bigger place in the running of the Cree Nation. For the first time in the modern history of Eeyou Istchee, Cree women now head 7 of the entities. Also, one woman is a Chief of her community. During the weekend of November 9th
Aug 20, 2012 | 12:36Eyou Dipajimoon Cree Nation All Star team in 6 Nations Challenge Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon Cree Nation All Star team in 6 Nations Challenge Aug 20, 2012 | 12:36Aboriginal football players from Saskatchewan, Ontario and Quebec are in Ottawa until August 26th for the third annual 6 Nations Challenge. The goal of the tournament is to help develop First Nations players. It is organised by the Ontario Football Alliance, as well as the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA) and Football Canada. Eyou Istchee is sending an All-Star team to take part. Joshua Loon spoke with Roy Neacappo, director of recreation department in Chisasibi, to find out more.
Jan 3, 2013 | 14:45Eyou Dipajimoon Cree lawyer explains Bill C-45 Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon Cree lawyer explains Bill C-45 Jan 3, 2013 | 14:45The Idle No More protests that started in early December are still going strong. The grassroots movement started when the federal government passed Bill C-45 which affects First Nations under the Indian Act. To explain what is the Bill C-45, Roderick Rabbitskin spoke with Cree lawyer Kenny Loon from Ottawa. Loon had just returned from visiting Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence, who has been on a hunger strike since December 11th in an effort to meet with Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
Jan 4, 2013 | 4:02Eyou Dipajimoon Mistissini Crees visit Spence on 25th day Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon Mistissini Crees visit Spence on 25th day Jan 4, 2013 | 4:02Living only on tea and fish broth, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence has been demanding a meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper since December 11th, to talk about the relationship between the federal government and First Nations. Aboriginal people across the country along with many Quebec Crees are showing their support. From Mistissini, Jane Blacksmith and her husband and friends drove to Ottawa to present Spence with a new woodstove and firewood. She spoke with Betsy Longchap just after meeting Spence.