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Saskatchewan Sage

Saskatchewan Sage

Launched in 1996. A news publication specifically designed to serve the Indigenous people of Saskatchewan.

  • February 10, 2001
  • Chris Tyrone Ross, Sage Youth Columnist

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The year 2000 was one not to forget, one filled with many great stories on Aboriginal youth and their contributions to their community. We've seen Aboriginal youth receive honors at the SaskTel Aboriginal Youth Awards of Excellence, and seen them graduate with the class of 2000.

The year 2000 also marked the beginning of a new era, the new millennium. However, some people…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Cheryl Petten, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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Youth living in Saskatoon's inner core have a new place to go to enjoy sports, crafts, or just socializing with friends, at the Saskatoon City Centre.

The centre, located at 602 - 20th St. West, officially opened its doors Dec. 19.

"What we're trying to do is offer a wide variety of holistic programs for children in need, to meet all their different needs - health,…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Cheryl Petten, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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Youth living in Saskatoon's inner core have a new place to go to enjoy sports, crafts, or just socializing with friends, at the Saskatoon City Centre.

The centre, located at 602 - 20th St. West, officially opened its doors Dec. 19.

"What we're trying to do is offer a wide variety of holistic programs for children in need, to meet all their different needs - health,…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Cheryl Petten, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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A new wellness centre is being developed by the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) to address addictions-related problems within First Nations communities.

Reta Terry is senior information officer with FSIN's Department of Justice. She said plans for the centre stemmed directly from one of the recommendations coming out of the inquest into the death of Darcy…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Cheryl Petten, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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A new wellness centre is being developed by the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) to address addictions-related problems within First Nations communities.

Reta Terry is senior information officer with FSIN's Department of Justice. She said plans for the centre stemmed directly from one of the recommendations coming out of the inquest into the death of Darcy…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Chris Tyrone Ross, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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More than Aboriginal post-secondary students from across Saskatchewan gathered at the Centennial Auditorium in Saskatoon Feb. 1, as the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) hosted its first Corporate Circle Job Fair.

Some of the province's biggest employers were involved in the job fair, organized by FSIN's Corporate Circle as a way to create employment…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Chris Tyrone Ross, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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More than Aboriginal post-secondary students from across Saskatchewan gathered at the Centennial Auditorium in Saskatoon Feb. 1, as the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) hosted its first Corporate Circle Job Fair.

Some of the province's biggest employers were involved in the job fair, organized by FSIN's Corporate Circle as a way to create employment…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Ryan Atimoyoo, Sage Youth Columnist

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Urban Indian. That's what I am, through and through, and proud of it. I remember growing up and feeling just a little confused about what that meant exactly. We all know what our traditional ancestors were like, or at least have a good idea. We can try to emulate them in our day-to-day life. Those who live on the reserve, raised amongst other Aboriginal children, have even…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Ryan Atimoyoo, Sage Youth Columnist

Page 7

Urban Indian. That's what I am, through and through, and proud of it. I remember growing up and feeling just a little confused about what that meant exactly. We all know what our traditional ancestors were like, or at least have a good idea. We can try to emulate them in our day-to-day life. Those who live on the reserve, raised amongst other Aboriginal children, have even…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Cheryl Petten, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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If Darryl Angus has his way, record numbers of Aboriginal people will be heading for the polls when the next provincial election is held in Saskatchewan.

Angus is one of the three founders of the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Education and Voter Registration Drive, a nonprofit organization formed to encourage Aboriginal people to take part in the election process at all levels…

  • February 10, 2001
  • Cheryl Petten, Sage Writer, SASKATOON

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If Darryl Angus has his way, record numbers of Aboriginal people will be heading for the polls when the next provincial election is held in Saskatchewan.

Angus is one of the three founders of the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Education and Voter Registration Drive, a nonprofit organization formed to encourage Aboriginal people to take part in the election process at all levels…