Diabo takes Dragway trophy

Just a 30-minute drive away from Kahnawake, the Napierville Dragway welcomed 25 Kahnawa’kehró:non racers to partake in the annual Indian Day Race, otherwise known as the Indian Summer Drag Racing Championship. Around this time of year, racer John “Johnny” Diabo readies himself and his pristinely kept red and black 1971 Chevrolet

Mohawk appointed director of health program

Courtesy Konwahahawi Sarah Rourke In an effort to address the ongoing health concerns in Indigenous communities across Canada, McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences established the Indigenous Health Professions Program (IHPP) in March 2018. Now, four years later, the IHPP is transitioning to new leadership under Kanien’kehá:ka Konwahahawi Sarah

Local beaders showcase masks in exhibit

Courtesy Janice Patton Beaded face masks made by Kahnawa’kehró:non are being highlighted at the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies in Banff, Alberta. The exhibition titled Breathe. aims to reflect resiliency throughout the 21st century from various cultures across Canada, with a particular emphasis on Indigenous resiliency. “One mask is actually