Visitors and community members must pull into 24-hour checkpoint staffed by security guards
CBC News, Feb 20, 2018
Anyone driving into Norway House Cree Nation now has to go through a border patrol-like checkpoint.
The dry community is taking the extra step to prevent alcohol and drugs from entering the reserve. Read the rest of this entry
Manitoba Justice has ordered an independent special investigations unit to look into the shooting of a First Nations man by RCMP.
The special unit, from Alberta, is heading to Norway House Cree Nation to look into the matter, which happened Sunday during a baseball tournament in the community.
Witnesses told CBC News the man, Evan Cromarty, who suffered non-life-threatening injuries, appeared to be unarmed and was holding his arms up when a Mountie shot at him. Read the rest of this entry