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syilx art travels many territories to find its way home with help of mentor
Keenan Marchand’s art connects him to teachings while away from syilx homelands
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Vigil for bear henry
Cree author’s poetry book meant to empower Indigenous kids
Cree author’s poetry book meant to empower Indigenous kids
The Way Creator Sees You by Shayla Raine is intended to help children embrace their Indigenous heritage and features
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Three totem poles stand out against a very blue sky. A squat building with a flat roof and a glass wall stand behind.
What VIU is doing to Decolonize B.C.’s Classrooms
Connecting with Indigenous knowledge keepers on-campus key for Indigenous and non-Indigenous learners
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The three founders of Alderhill planning are standing together and smiling.
Meet the sqilxw women who are decolonizing the workplace
The founders of Alderhill Planning open up about healing, patriarchy and the importance of celebrating success as Indigenous women
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Eden Fineday, an Indigenous woman with long dark hair, smiles in black leather jacket.
Eden Fineday joins the IndigiNews team as business Aunty
‘By centering the perspectives of Indigenous Peoples, we’re creating something radical and beautifully revolutionary,’ says Fineday.
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Pitching to IndigiNews? Here’s what we’re looking for
We want to see more Indigenous storytelling in 2022 — send us your pitch.
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Counsellor Lyla Harman of Cowichan Tribes says she integrates Indigenous languages, songs, knitting, basket weaving, carving and painting.
Healing trauma through culture
How Lyla Harman of Cowichan Tribes weaves languages, songs, arts and the land into her counselling practice.
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Jereme Brooks believes he'll be the first syilx person to serve as a public representative for the B.C. Law Society tribunal
From ‘street kid’ to public rep for the Law Society of BC tribunal
Jereme Brooks, who is syilx, plans to challenge the ‘mainstream Canadian lens’ and be part of restorative actions in his new role.
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on being a ceremonial witness
What it means to be a ceremonial witness
Reporter Kelsie Kilawna shares teachings from the Ubuntu Conference.
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Indigenous grads share stories at Camosun College’s 50th anniversary alumni forum as part of Lives Well Lived panel
Indigenous grads share stories at Camosun College’s 50th anniversary event
‘We could start to feel what we were good at and see that our culture was something that could be helpful,’ says Frank Shannon, who studied at Camosun in the 1990s.
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Skoden: IndigiNews lands 3 nominations for Canadian Online Publishing Awards
It's all about love and accountability. We're finalists for COPA's best feel good story and best investigative article.
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City of Kelowna has 'no sense of urgency' to deal with racism, say Black artists who are working to make the city more inclusive
City of Kelowna has ‘no sense of urgency’ to deal with racism say Black artists
“This is a city where it's easier for somebody to put out a universal symbol of anti-Black racism than it is for Black people to get space to curate their own show,” says Trophy Ewila.
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B.C. Human Rights Commissioner's new report outlines racial disparities found in policing towards Indigenous Peoples
Systemic racism in policing across unceded territories in B.C. demands reform says Human Rights Commissioner
New report shows Indigenous Peoples are ‘grossly overrepresented’ in arrests and chargeable incidents.
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Six safety tips from Mi’kmaw survival expert
With weather warnings coming in fast and furious across unceded territories in B.C., IndigiNews asked Sakej Ward to share his teachings.
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IndigiNews is dedicated to covering the news in a way that allows for your stories to be heard, understood and respected. We aim to produce valuable, relevant, and trustworthy content by listening to the communities we serve through our work.

Our reporters are currently covering the Okanagan Valley and Vancouver Island.

IndigiNews was created through a partnership between Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) and The Discourse. The goal of this partnership is two-fold: first, to provide journalism that serves and is driven by what local communities say they want. Second, to experiment with new business models for digital local news that contribute to the long-term sustainability of independent Indigenous news in Canada.

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