Star Blanket Cree Nation

Trudeau should have visited First Nation during Saskatchewan stop: Indigenous leaders

Jan 16, 2023 | 5:06pm

The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations says it is dismayed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau did not visit the First Nation where a child’s bone was found at a former residential school site while he was in the province. The Star Blanket Cree Nation announced last week that a fragment of a child’s jawbone was unearthed […]

Over 2,000 areas of interest discovered at former residential school site

Jan 12, 2023 | 1:43pm

The Star Blanket Cree Nation in Saskatchewan says ground-penetrating radar has discovered more than 2,000 areas of interest at the site of one of the longest-running residential schools in the country. One fragment of a jaw bone dating from the late 1800s, belonging to a child between four and six years old, was also found. […]

Community build to help bring warmth to Star Blanket Cree Nation homes

Jun 5, 2019 | 6:03am

From left to right: Joanne Starblanket, Councillor Renita Starr-Whitecap, Councillor Edgar Starr, Councillor Cathy Stonechild, Chief Michael Starr. Today marks a new beginning for homes on Star Blanket Cree Nation. Located west of Melville on Treaty Four land, a new project called “A Blanket of Warmth for Our Nations Homes” hopes to usher in proper […]