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LOLs Online and Adventure Sports in the New Year

Writer: Sheldon McRae, APTN Communications Coordinator Delmer & Marta is an original, comedic sneak peek web series that’s inspired by two characters from the network’s hit series CAUTION: May Contain Nuts (CMCN). They were so popular that APTN made its first web series featuring this curiously odd couple! From the over the edge, award-winning humour of CMCN come Delmer & ... Read More »

First Encounter

Chickasaw film chosen for California film festival “First Encounter” was judged Best Short Documentary at the Trail Dance Film Festival in January; aired in March by the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA), and was featured in June at Oklahoma City’s Dead CENTER Film Festival. The approximately 30-minute documentary was produced and filmed entirely by the Chickasaw Nation. It is the ... Read More »

Angirattut

Angirattut Angirattut, by Inuit director Zacharias Kunuk, was selected to screen at the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival. Kunuk’s latest fi lm documents Inuit knowledge, tradition and history through a restorative and healing journey. A group of Inuit elders and their families return to home sites on the land after being relocated to settlements more than fifty years ago. ... Read More »

Tom Jackson

Actor, singer, and lifetime philanthropist, Tom Jackson recently released his new album, Ballads Not Bullets, and announced the details of his annual Huron Carole Tour. The 2015 Huron Carole Tour will have a new twist by presenting galas in a dozen cities across Canada this Christmas. Dates and beneficiaries can be found on the Calendar at SAY Magazine’s website (www.saymag. ... Read More »

Miss Manito Ahbee

Miss Manito Ahbee Youth Ambassador 2015/16 I have many goals for my life right now. I knew from a young age that I wanted to graduate from college. When I was in elementary school, I thought I wanted to be a lawyer. I had dreams to go to Harvard Law. As I got older I realized that Law didn’t really ... Read More »

BLACKSTONE: Season 5

Blackstone Season 5: Hope Amidst Adversity “Hard hitting and unapologetic”, is how many would describe the cutting edge TV series, Blackstone. With the fifth season set to premiere this fall, however, the series known for its raw portrayal of life on a First Nation reserve may be looking to show its softer side. “It’s still the ‘in-yourface’ Blackstone that our ... Read More »

Arts & Entertainment

Most Native people believe that art of all kinds is indispensable to Native economic development and retention of cultures and languages. Several are featured here. George Morrison Born in Minnesota in 1919 in an Indian fishing village near Lake Superior, George Morrison spoke only Ojibwe (Anishinaabemowin) until the age of six, when he started using English in grade school. After ... Read More »

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