News Archive

June 5, 2008
Protest prompts Abitibi pullout

June 3, 2008
Rainforest Action Network Welcomes Logging Giant’s Decision to End Clear-Cut Logging on Grassy Narrows Traditional Territory

May 12, 2008
Rainforest Action Network: Progress, but No Resolution, in Grassy Narrows Negotiations With Ontario

April 21, 2008
Weyerhaeuser profits from legal loophole

April 17, 2008
Activists With Rainforest Action Network Block Entry to Weyerhaeuser Shareholder Meeting

April 11, 2008
Rainforest Action Network Renews Call on Weyerhaeuser to Stop Buying Wood From Indigenous Conflict Zone

February 28, 2008
Boise Inc. to Suspend Purchasing From Grassy Narrows

January 30, 2008
Protests Push OfficeMax to Keep Promise on Indigenous Rights

December 27, 2007
What's become of Weyerhaeuser?

December 21, 2007
Progress from provincial emissaries on economy, wood rights updated

December 14, 2007
Grassy Narrows backs moratorium with eviction notices

November 16, 2007
Rainforest Action Network Denounces Weyerhaeuser’s Environmental and Human Rights Abuses at Builders Conference

October 22, 2007
Provincial emissary visits Grassy Narrows

September 21, 2007
Groups Rally in Queen’s Park to Demand Just Resolution to Native Land Rights Disputes

September 11, 2007

Sovereignty argument rejected in case of blockaders

September 11, 2007
Grassy Narrows Chief Applauds the Appointment of Justice Iacobucci by Ontario

September 10, 2007

Next Ontario premier can't ignore issues: native leaders

September 7, 2007
Grassy Narrows Clan Mother goes to Court for building cabins on her Traditional lands

August 29, 2007
More northern autonomy needed: Hampton

July 10, 2007
Native leaders call for regular protests

July 5, 2007
Building blocks over roadblocks

June 26, 2007
Native groups pitch a message

June 26, 2007
Native protest tests new ministry

June 25, 2007
First Nations Push for Native Rights Reaches New Heights with 30 Foot Teepee on Ontario Legislature’s Lawn

June 6, 2007
Grassy Narrows blockaders bring message to Kenora

May 14, 2007
Deforestation: The hidden cause of global warming

May 10, 2007
The Grassy Narrows Blockade at Slant Lake

April 21, 2007
Amnesty International examines Grassy Narrows concerns

April 20, 2007
Rights group backs call for logging moratorium

April 19, 2007
Weyerhaeuser to Shareholders: Shut Up and Get in the Squad Car

April 19, 2007
Protecting native land and rights

April 18, 2007
Grassy Narrows gets visit from Amnesty International

April 18, 2007
Weyerhaeuser Feeling the Heat for Human Rights Abuses on Eve of Annual Shareholders Meeting

April 17, 2007
RAN Accuses America’s Largest Lumber Company of Human Rights Abuses

April 16, 2007
Rights group joining First Nation fight

April 14, 2007
Human rights watchdog backs Ont. First Nation

April 5, 2007
Leaving trees standing offers more opportunity

March 30, 2007
Activists continue campaign against forest clear-cutting

March 29, 2007
Investors Warned About Weyerhaeuser's Environmental and Human Rights Problems

March 21, 2007
The cost of an environmentally friendly life

March 17, 2007
Grassy trio travel to Seattle for Weyerhaeuser protest

March 17, 2007
[Ontario Minister] Ramsay promises wood rights decision expected within weeks

March 15, 2007
Grassy resident joins protest against Weyerhaeuser

March 15, 2007
Logging protest moves to Bothell roof

March 14, 2007
Last stop on the anti-logging tour

March 14, 2007
Indigenous Activists to Weyerhaeuser: We’ll Leave Your Home When You Leave Ours

March 14, 2007
Green builder's practices decried

March 14, 2007
Activists hit roof to protest logging

March 14, 2007
Activists Arrested for Occupying Bothell Quadrant Model Home Today

March 9, 2007
Indigenous Activists Conclude 3000-Mile Journey with Challenge to Weyerhaeuser CEO to End Clear-Cut Logging in Ancestral Homeland

February 26, 2007
Grassy Narrows activists take logging protest to Weyerhaeuser headquarters

February 23, 2007
Indigenous Activists Kick off 3,000 Mile Journey to Evict Weyerhaeuser from Their Land

February 22, 2007
CSR: Forest Products

February 12, 2007
Grassy Narrows protesters refuse to plea to charges

February 3, 2007
Victoria's Secret casts an eye at Ontario

January 18, 2007
First Nation threatens legal action against Weyerhaeuser

January 18, 2007
First Nation declares ban on industry

January 18, 2007
Grassy Narrows renews calls for clearcutting ban

January 17, 2007
Grassy Narrows vetos clear-cutting

January 17, 2007
Grassy Narrows First Nation Issues Moratorium on All Industrial Activity

January 17, 2007
First Nation declares ban on industrial activity

November 15, 2006
Weyerhaeuser’s Eco Lies Exposed at U.S. Green Builders Conference

July 27, 2006
Boreal Crisis Grows: 9 More Arrested for Defending Grassy Narrows Traditional Territory from Clear-cut Logging

July 25, 2006
New Blockade Reclaims Boreal Forests from Weyerhaueser

July 14, 2006
Highway blockade breaks up after dark

July 13, 2006
Environmentalists block highway near Kenora to protest logging

July 13, 2006
Grassy Narrows Supporters Blockade Trans Canada Highway

July 13, 2006
Protest against logging near reserve blocks Trans-Canada Highway near Kenora, Ont.

July 13, 2006
Grassy Narrows Activists Blocking Trans-Canada Highway to Stop Weyerhaeuser Destruction

July 7, 2006
International Supporters Converge to end Clear-cut Logging in Grassy Narrows

June 23, 2006
Aboriginal leader takes land battle to Toronto

June 21, 2006
Grassy Narrows takes aim at Queen’s Park in clear-cutting protest

June 17, 2006
Grassy's Environmental Summit Rekindles Fiery Debate

May 26, 2006
Grassy Narrows – the other Native blockade

April 21, 2006
Weyerhaeuser holds fast to timber, shareholders told

April 13, 2006
Weyerhaeuser "Built Green" houses not so, groups claim

April 12, 2006
Homebuyers duped into buying Weyerhaeuser “green” products and homes

March 22, 2006
Native activist might be heading for corporate world

March 21, 2006
Shareholders Prepare to ‘Wake Up Weyerhaeuser’ at April Meeting

March 21, 2006
Groups Urge Removal of Logging Executive from Forestry Panel

March 2, 2006
Natives Tell Weyerhaeuser to Screw Off

March 2, 2006
Logging industry targeted

March 1, 2006
Grassy Narrows steps up fight against Abitibi, Weyerhaeuser

March 1, 2006
International group takes up Grassy Narrows logging fight

February 28, 2006
Grassy Narrows Warns Weyerhaeuser: “Withdraw or Face Fierce Campaign”

February 28, 2006
Forestry firms under fire at Grassy Narrows

February 28, 2006
Grassy Narrows warns Weyerhaeuser, Abitibi against 'destruction of homeland

November 4, 2005
Granny group goes out on limb