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Calder film

Here's an image from Calder's film, “Keewaydah," which tells the Chanie Wenjack story from another point of view—that of a Métis woman who grew up in Fort Frances before moving to Toronto. Calder uses the time- and labour-intensive process of stop motion animation to bring her "actors” to life.

Fedoruk running

Greta Fedoruk captured the gold medal in leading the Muskie junior high girls' contingent to a first-place finish during the annual Hial Pike cross-country competition in International Falls last Tuesday. Ashlyn Beck, Alexia Gate, Jaida Norris, and Emma Toriseva completed a top-five sweep for Fort High.

Onigaming donation

Heather Whitmell (left) and Sherrill Tucker, both from Toronto, spoke with Onigaming First Nation Chief Kathy Kishiqueb after making their donation of supplies to the Mikinaak School there on Thursday. The donation was collected in southern Ontario and personally delivered by the two women to raise awareness around the funding needs of First Nations' schools in honour of “Canada 150.”