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Tipster alleges there’s a second mercury dump site near Grassy Narrows

The province is investigating an allegation of another mercury dump site near the riverside paper mill upstream from Grassy Narrows First Nation, the...

Mercury care home in Grassy Narrows closer to reality after Ontario...

A key barrier to the development of a mercury care home in Grassy Narrows First Nation seems cleared after a Northern Ontario health...

Grassy Narrows residents will finally get mercury test results

The federal government has finally agreed to give to the people of Grassy Narrows First Nation results of tests done decades ago for...

UN-appointed investigator visits mercury-polluted Grassy Narrows First Nation

Maria Swain said she involuntarily shakes and feels numbness in her face.The 58-year-old suspects the mercury that has poisoned her community for decades...

Grassy Narrows protesters want to turn the spotlight away from Trudeau...

It wasn’t about left versus right. It wasn’t about serving up a powerful digital cudgel for those seeking to bludgeon Justin Trudeau’s Liberal...

Justin Trudeau’s treatment of an Indigenous protester reminds us of what’s...

First, a confession: A few weeks ago, I lied on the CBC’s At Issue panel — or, at least, I delivered a partial...

Grassy Narrows chief questions delay on promised mercury testing

It has been almost four years since a retired labourer said that in 1972 he and some co-workers from the Dryden mill dumped...

Children of Grassy Narrows have higher reported rates of health problems,...

Though it has been 50 years since a mill dumped mercury upstream from Grassy Narrows First Nation, the reserve’s children are showing troubling...

‘We are more than mercury’: The youth from a place known...

By Special to the StarSun., Oct. 21, 2018The Asubpeeschoseewagong First Nation, also known as Grassy Narrows, is an Indigenous nation in northwestern Ontario,...

Grassy Narrows leader Steve Fobister dead at 66

By David BruserDeputy Editor and Investigative ReporterWed., Oct. 17, 2018When Steve Fobister came to protest outside the Legislature in 2014, the former fishing...
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