‘There’s too many secrets’: Sagkeeng resident calls for health centre audit to be made public

Members of a Manitoba First Nation are demanding an internal audit done on the community’s health centre be made public.Employees at the Sagkeeng Health Centre received more than $1.3 million in questionable payouts – including thousands in cash advances and...

It’s ‘a community matter’: Feds abdicate responsibility for questionable health care spending to Sagkeeng council

Federal officials say it’s up to a Manitoba First Nation to decide what to do about health care money funding questionable purchases, despite the fact the funding comes from Canadian taxpayers.An internal audit into the a Sagkeeng health centre showed...

Sagkeeng health centre director accused of questionable spending faced similar audit in 1990s

The man at the centre of an 800-page First Nations health centre audit that alleged more than $1.3 million in questionable spending has been in a similar position before.Global News has confirmed Ken Courchene, who was the former health director...