Deseronto Coverage
Last updated: Sep 2, 2007

Aug 31 - Whig: Activist granted bail; Shawn Brant led Aboriginal protests

Aug 30 - Intelligencer: Fantino testifies at Brant hearing

Aug 29 - CBC: Shawn Brant is no political prisoner

Aug 28 - Whig: Security tight as inquiry opens; Mohawk activist Shawn Brant accused of mischief, breaching bail

June 29 - CTV: 3:40 update from Deseronto

June 29 - CTV: On the scene report

June 29 - Global: On the scene report

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June 29 - CanWest: Armed native protesters block Ontario highway, railway line

June 29 - Intelligencer: Brant's destructive actions distort day of action's message

June 29 - 9:51 am - Star: Deal reached to reopen 401

June 29 - 9:50 am - CP: Aborignal protester warns re-opening of 401 not a retreat, but good test run

June 29 - 9:13 am - Mohawk protest leader to surrender to police at midnight

June 29 - CHML900: Deseronto Interview

June 29 - 6:24 am - CBC: Aboriginal blockades bring highway, rail line closures

June 29 - 5:55 am - Star: Native protests disrupt travel

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June 29 - 12:35 am - CP: Main rail line, highway in eastern Ontario shut down as blockades expand

June 28 - CP: Mohawks begin blockade

June 28 - CTV: Rosemary Thomopson from the blockade 3:06

June 30 - KingstonWhig: So Canadian a protest

June 30 - Intelligencer: Day of action ... and traffic jams

June 30 - Record: Uphold Canada's laws

June 30 - Post: Native blockades snarl traffic across Ontario

June 28 - Post: One law for all

June 29 - Arrest Warrant Issued For Demonstrator

June 29 - OPP reopens Highway 401 - Travel update 11:30 a.m.

June 29 - Highway Blocked - County Road 2 At Wyman's Road

July 1 - Rogue Mohawk warns more barricade action coming

June 30 - The "new" face of terrorism

June 29 - Armed Terrorists Openly Walking Around in Canada Right Now

June 29 - Solidarity schism

June 29 - Mohawk protesters realize they are idiots

June 29 - Shawn Brant is a Terrorist

June 29 - Day of Regret by Garth Turner

June 29 - Majesty of the law

June 29 - OPP issue token warrant for Shawn Brant - fail to enforce it

June 29 - A Canadian Double Standard

June 29 - Mr. McGuinty.. you're spine is in the room to the left...

June 29 - The Natives:”It was certainly a good test run for us.”

June 27 - Everyone is getting tired - the protestors want confrontation

CN Rail gives in to Domestic Terrorists

June 28 - CTV: Via Rail shuts down service ahead of protests

June 28 - CTV: Via Rail to replace trains with buses 1:03

June 28 - CTV: National Chief Phil Fontaine in Ottawa 9:00

June 28 - CTV: OPP Commissioner Julian Fantino 8:11

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June 29 - KingstonWhig: Militant promises to surrender

June 29 - CP: Rogue Mohawk ignores calls for peaceful day of action and shuts Hwy. 401

June 29 - CTV: 3:40 Shawn Brant has been emboldened

June 29 - CBC: Highway blockade may not be the last, Mohawk activist warns

June 29 - CityNews: $100 Million: Thousands Stranded By VIA Rail Shutdown

June 29 - Via Rail Press Release

June 29 - Spectator: Government and police 'weak-kneed' over natives

June 29 - Sun: Leaders, police try to quell native storm

June 28 - CP: Mohawk protester says supporters will be armed for day of protest

June 28- 8:52 pm - CP: Mohawks begin blockade

June 28 - CP: Mohawk protesters in Ontario say they won't back down in blockade

June 28 - Supporting Terrorism Via Appeasement

June 28 - FreePress: Warriors brace for police force

June 28 - HFXnews: Via warns natives may block rail line on day of action between Halifax and Montreal

June 28 - CP: Aboriginal protesters will be held accountable for actions: Ont. top cop

June 28 - Sun: Native blockade bad idea: Martin

June 27 - It’s Now or Never

June 27 - Rebel without a Brain

June 27 - Kingston Whig: Protest, but respect the law

June 27 - Kingston Whig: Via Rail to use buses on 'Day of Action'

June 27 - Intelligencer: Protesters planning blockade

June 27 - Intelligencer: Brant's preliminary hearing scheduled for Dec. 20/21

June 27 - CP: Illegal actions on aboriginal day of action won't help real issues: Martin

June 27 - CP: National day of action just the beginning, Mohawk hard-liner says

June 29 Day of Action comes to Kingston, Ontario: Solidarity at the Train Station

June 27 - OPP Seeks Positive Outcome for National Day of Action Events

June 27 - National chief statement on potential illegal protests on June 29

June 27 - Public Service Announcement - National Day of Protest threatens VIA Rail services in Ontario and Quebec

June 26 - ThisWeek: Protest planned at VIA station Friday

June 26 - CP: Aboriginals who protest for day of action aren't above the law: Ont. Opposition

June 26 - Globe: Beware of Oka-style conflict at golf course, natives warn

June 26 - Globe: Blockades from T.O. to Montreal expected

Apr. 23 - Deseronto - Our Interview

Apr 24 - Free Press: 'New militancy' grows among natives

Apr 24 - Gazette: Stalled land claims stoking flashpoints, mediator warns

Apr 24 - Herald: Native anger rises over prolonged land disputes

Apr 24 - Sun: Ottawa shouldn't ignore native protests, says Peterson

Apr 24 - Suntimes: Mohawk blockade harms native cause

Apr 24 - Kingston Whig: Impact of protests worry band council; Mohawk supporters target Queen's Park

Apr 24 - Free Press: Canada held hostage

Apr 24 - Waterloo Record: Settle native land claims lawfully

Apr 23 - CanWest: Mohawks raise spectre of another protest

Apr 23 - Whig Standard: Protesters hint at more disruptions

Apr 23 - Spectator: Millions wasted in Caledonia, with no end in sight

Apr 21 - Intelligencer: Native group promises new protests

Apr 21 - CTV: Aboriginals end blockade of eastern Ont. rail line

Apr 21 - CBC: Native protesters remove Ontario rail blockade

Apr 21 - Star: Leader defies court order

Apr 21 - Post: Easy for natives to break the law - Blockade shows double standard

Apr 20 - Intelligencer: Protesters remain dug in at rail blockade

Apr 20 - Intelligencer: Mohawk police chief suspended

Apr 20 - Intelligencer: CN wins injunction against protesters

Apr 20 - Intelligencer: Natives dig in at quarry

Apr 20 - Intelligencer: Prentice urges end to blockade

Apr 20 - Sun: Blockade affects VIA Rail trains

Apr 20 - Star: Mohawk protest closes rail line

Apr 20 - Post: Native blockade disrupts Montreal-Toronto rail traffic

CTV: Chief Don Maracle on the negotiations

CTV: Catherine Kaloutsky, VIA Rail

CTV: Norm Clark, Mayor of Deseronto

CTV: Jim Prentice, Indian Affairs Minister

CTV: Ontario rail blockade comes down

CTV: Denelle Balfour on the blockade

CTV: John Ruttle on the blockade

CTV: Chris Eby on the Deseronto blockade

CTV: Mark Hallman, spokesperson for CN

Jan 11 - Intelligencer: Native protesters threaten to shut down area business

Jan 11 - Intelligencer: Many in Deseronto upset at protest

Jan 11 - Globe & Mail: Mohawks stage protest over housing project

Jan 11 - CBC: Land claim protest worries Deseronto mayor, Mohawk chief

Jan 10 - Intelligencer: Mohawk land protest

Jan 10 - CBC: Deseronto quarry blocked by Mohawk protest

Jan 10 - CP: [Natives in] Deseronto violence threatened

Jan 10 - CBC: Mohawks barricade Deseronto quarry

Jan 10 - Intelligencer: Minister appoints consultant to help settle land dispute between Mohawks, developer