Stabbing attack

‘Some heroes wear moccasins:’ Saskatchewan stabbing victims died helping others

Oct 11, 2022 | 5:40am

Some of the people who died in the stabbing massacre on James Smith Cree Nation last month were killed because they were trying to help others, RCMP say. Residents put themselves at risk and in some cases paid with their lives for simply trying to protect others in their community, Assistant Commissioner Rhonda Blackmore told […]

Indigenous Services minister attends funeral at site of mass killing in Saskatchewan

Sep 14, 2022 | 4:36am

Indigenous Services Minister Patty Hajdu is promising to work with James Smith Cree Nation on community policing and a new treatment centre after a daylong visit that followed a series of deadly attacks on the Labour Day weekend. “I made that commitment to the community leaders that the government of Canada will … continue to […]

‘Here to forgive’: Victims’ families, Indigenous leaders gather after mass stabbing

Sep 8, 2022 | 6:28pm

There were hugs, tears and calls for change Thursday as Indigenous leaders gathered on the James Smith Cree Nation — a Saskatchewan community struck by a deadly mass stabbing. Darryl Burns, whose sister was killed in the attacks Sunday, hugged Skye Sanderson, the wife of Damien Sanderson, a suspect found dead the day after the killings. “Our […]