First Nations

Although Roblin has just started the painting, she hopes to recreate the image depicted here on her laptop to support Caribou Legs, an Indigenous long-distance runner, who is preparing for another journey across the country which starts on May 1.
Although Roblin has just started the painting, she hopes to recreate the image depicted here on her laptop to support Caribou Legs, an Indigenous long-distance runner, who is preparing for another journey across the country which starts on May 1. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Local artist painting to support long-distance runner

By Bryan Eneas
April 21, 2018 - 10:35am

A local artist is creating a painting to support a famed Indigenous long-distance runner.

The community of Black Lake will receive roughly 91.3 million dollars as part of a settlement agreement with the federal government. The Fond du Lac Denesuline Nation will also recieve 86.1 million dollars as part of the same agreement.
The community of Black Lake will receive roughly 91.3 million dollars as part of a settlement agreement with the federal government. The Fond du Lac Denesuline Nation will also recieve 86.1 million dollars as part of the same agreement. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Canadian Government reaches $177 million settlement with Black Lake, Fond du Lac

By Bryan Eneas
April 18, 2018 - 2:04pm

Two Saskatchewan First Nations have reached a settlement in a long-running treaty dispute with the federal government.

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