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Pine Point To Drill Geophysical Anomalies

Toronto, Ontario – October 19, 2017 – Pine Point Mining Limited (TSXV: ZINC) (“Pine Point” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that it has remobilized a drill rig at its Pine Point lead-zinc project near Hay River in the Northwest Territories. The drill will begin testing several anomalies outlined in an ongoing ground gravity survey […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201715 Views

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Drone Delivery Canada and Wolseley Canada Sign Agreement for Drone Delivery Development

Toronto, ON, Oct 19, 2017, Drone Delivery Canada ‘DDC or the Company’ (CSE:FLT OTC:TAKOF), is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with Wolseley Canada Inc. to collaborate on the potential implementation of a drone delivery solution to expand Wolseley Canada’s distribution capabilities. Using DDC’s logistics platform, the development, prototyping and testing will be focused […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201717 Views

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AltaGas Ltd. Reports Strong Third Quarter 2017 Results and Increases Dividend by 4.3 Percent

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Oct. 19, 2017) – Highlights (all financial figures are unaudited and in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted) Achieved record third quarter normalized EBITDA1 of $190 million, an increase of approximately 8 percent over the third quarter of 2016; Achieved normalized funds from operations1 of $143 million in the third quarter; Increased common share dividend by $0.0075 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201716 Views

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Romios Announces Non-Brokered Offering And Existing Shareholder Offering

TORONTO, ONTARIO, October 19, 2017 Romios Gold Resources Inc. (“Romios” or the “Company”) (TSX.V -RG) (OTC-PK: RMIOF) (Frankfurt: D4R) is pleased to announce the offering of a non-brokered private placement of up to 8,000,000 flow-through units (the “FT Units”) for up to $600,000 (the “FT Offering”) and up to 6,666,666 working capital units (the “WC Unit”) for up […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201719 Views

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IDM Mining Announces Changes to its Board of Directors, Grants Stock Options

October 19, 2017, Vancouver, BC – IDM Mining Ltd. (TSX.V:IDM) (OTCQB:IDMMF) (“IDM” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Ms. Andree St-Germain, and Dr. Terry Harbort, to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Additionally, the Company has accepted Mr. Gernot Wober’s resignation from the Board. “We welcome the addition of Ms. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201720 Views

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NxGold Granted Water Pertmit for the Kuulu Gold Project and Provides Exploration Update on the Chicobi Gold Project

Vancouver, B.C. October 19, 2017 – NXGOLD LTD. (“NxGold” or the “Company”), (NXN:TSXV) is pleased to advise that a Type B Water Licence (2BE-KUU1721) has been issued by the Nunavut Water Board in respect of the Kuulu Project in Nunavut. This licence authorizes water use and waste management associated with camp and drilling activities for […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201722 Views

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New Gold Achieves Commercial Production at Rainy River Mine

TORONTO, Oct. 19, 2017  – New Gold Inc. (“New Gold”) (TSX:NGD) (NYSE American:NGD) is pleased to report that its Rainy River Mine has achieved commercial production, approximately two weeks ahead of schedule. “Achieving commercial production is a major milestone for New Gold and the Rainy River team,” stated Hannes Portmann, President and Chief Executive Officer. “With the hard work, dedication and commitment of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201716 Views

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Suncor Energy to release third quarter 2017 financial results

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Oct. 19, 2017) – Suncor will release its third quarter financial results on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 before 8:00 p.m. MT (10:00 p.m. ET). A webcast to review the third quarter will be held on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 at 7:30 a.m. MT (9:30 a.m. ET). Representing management will be Steve Williams, president and chief […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201715 Views

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Gensource Provides Update On The Next-Stage Resource Confirmation Work In Its Vanguard Area

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – October 19, 2017 – Gensource Potash Corporation (“Gensource” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: GSP) is pleased to provide an update related to the ongoing efforts to expand upon the resource confirmation work completed to-date at its 100% owned Vanguard property in central Saskatchewan. The Vanguard area comprises two Saskatchewan subsurface mineral leases, KL […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201714 Views

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Sharc International Technology Provides Corporate Update on Transition

VANCOUVER, B.C., October 19, 2017 – Sharc International Systems Inc., (“SHARC” or the “Company”) (CSE: SHRC) (FSE: IWIA) (OTCQB: INTWD) is pleased to announce a corporate update on the Company and outlines its strategy going forward. SHARC has spent the last six years researching and developing its award-winning technology which recycles heat from wastewater on a […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201714 Views

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Media Advisory: Minister Lebouthillier announces improvements to better serve northern residents

On Friday, October 20, 2017, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, P.C. M.P., Minister of National Revenue, and Member of Parliament Michael V. McLeod (Northwest Territories), will release a report on “Serving You Better” consultations in the North. Date Friday, October 20, 2017. Place The Tree of Peace Friendship Centre 5011 – 51st Street Yellowknife, NT Time 11:00 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201728 Views

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National Energy Board Hearing for Line 21 Replacement Project Begins Next Week

October 19, 2017 – Calgary – National Energy Board The National Energy Board’s (NEB) oral hearing on a proposal from Enbridge Pipelines (NW) to replace a segment of the Line 21 Pipeline begins on Monday, October 23 at the Fort Simpson Recreation Centre at 9 a.m. The hearing will start with Oral Traditional Evidence from four Indigenous groups. Once […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201724 Views

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Government of Canada to commemorate 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele

Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence and Minister of National Defence announce Government of Canada plans to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele and the contributions of Canadians in the First World War. October 19, 2017 – Ottawa – Veterans Affairs Canada November 10 marks the 100th anniversary of the end […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201728 Views

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Media Advisory: The Honourable Patty Hajdu and the Honourable Michael Gravelle to Announce Indigenous Clean-Tech Investment

Thunder Bay, Ontario, October 19, 2017 — The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, and Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay—Superior North, and the Honourable Michael Gravelle, Ontario’s Minister of Northern Development and Mines, and Chair of the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation, will be in Thunder Bay on October 20, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201727 Views

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The Daily Friday, October 20, 2017

Consumer Price Index, September 2017 The Consumer Price Index rose 1.6% on a year-over-year basis in September, following a 1.4% increase in August. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index was up 0.2% in September, matching the increase in August. Continue reading  Retail trade, August 2017 After increasing 0.4% in July, retail […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201712 Views

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Media Advisory: Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers of Health Meeting

EDMONTON, AB, October 19, 2017 – A meeting of Federal-Provincial-Territorial Ministers of Health will take place in Edmonton on Friday, October 20, 2017. The meeting will be co-chaired by the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, and the Honourable Sarah Hoffman, Minister of Health for Alberta. A photo opportunity (cameras only) with the Ministers […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201725 Views

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Changes at the National Inquiry: A Personal Note from Marion Buller, Chief Commissioner

Saturday, October 7, 2017 To: Survivors, families, communities, staff of the National Inquiry, National Indigenous Organizations and all those who are dedicated to our shared mission; I begin this letter by upholding the Spirits of the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and LGBTQ2S people, including those who have died in mysterious or violent circumstances, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201718 Views

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Ontario First Nations Point-of-Sale Rebate Survey, 2016

October 20, 2017 Data are now available from the 2016 Ontario First Nations Point-of-Sale Rebate Survey. The survey collects information on the rebates or exemptions provided to Indian Status Card holders at the time they purchased selected goods and services off reserve. The rebate corresponds to the 8% provincial portion of the Harmonized Sales Tax in Ontario. Contact […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201727 Views

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Writing & Visual Art – Canadian First Nations

Credits:The Touring Teacher Published on Oct 11, 2017 Canada is an incredibly beautiful place, and there have been many people who have lived in Canada. Before the settlers from France and England arrived, the First Nations people lived here. There are many different groups of First Nations People, all with very interesting traditions and history. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201744 Views

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Update 4: Southern Alberta wildfire situation

October 19, 2017 Firefighting efforts continue in Coleman as residents return home. This situation update is current as of 11 a.m. No further situation updates are anticipated. Current situation The wildfire near Coleman is now being held. The evacuation order in Crowsnest Pass has now been lifted. A State of Local Emergency remains in effect […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201733 Views

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N’Mninoeyaa Annual Report 16-17

ANNUAL REPORT 16-17 Mental Wellness Announcement- Gov. of Canada NT4

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201731 Views

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NCC: 2017 Annual General Assembly DRAFT agenda released

October 19, 2017 Click on the link below to view the latest DRAFT agenda for the upcoming Annual General Assembly, taking place in Happy Valley-Goose Bay on Oct 20 and 21, 2017. 2017 Annual General Assembly Agenda NT5

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201747 Views

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IAP statistics update – From September 19, 2017 to September 30, 2017

SEPTEMBER 19, 2007 TO SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 This table shows progress in resolving IAP claims To date, 98% of all IAP claims have been resolved Close to 90% of all IAP claimants have received compensation under the IAP Province All claims received Claims Resolved Claims in Progress British Columbia 6,680 6,593 87 Alberta 8,257 8,027 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201726 Views

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SCO: Working Warriors, a Community Readiness Strategy

With various capital projects taking place within the resource sector throughout the province, there is tremendous opportunity for economic growth and employment that needs to be leveraged. We are pleased to announce the Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) has developed a Community Readiness Strategy that will assist in creating opportunities for our communities and members relating […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201723 Views

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Chiefs: Set the Table for National Transformative Change

COAST SALISH TERRITORY, VANCOUVER, Oct. 19, 2017 – First Nations community Chiefs, health leads and policy makers across the country have called for the transformation of health and social services. This work cannot wait. Recently, in words and actions, the federal government has expressed an interest in renovating the creaky old structures of Indigenous and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201749 Views

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National Arts Centre Orchestra’s Canada 150 Tour arrives in Saskatoon October 22

October 17, 2017 OTTAWA  —From October 17 to November 4, Canada’s National Arts Centre (NAC) Orchestra, led by Music Director Alexander Shelley, will visit the western provinces and northern territories to continue the Canada 150 Tour, and it arrives in Saskatoon on October 22. This is the first tour led by Music Director Alexander Shelley, and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201733 Views

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NFB: Tickets now available for Nov. 1 live performance that will be at the heart of a sweeping musical documentary Chelsea McMullan collaborates with Tanya Tagaq on new NFB documentary

From National Film Board October 12, 2017 – Toronto – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) The National Film Board of Canada’s Ontario Studio in Toronto is now in production on Throat, a visionary feature documentary on the powerful and uncompromising Inuk artist/activist Tanya Tagaq, co-created by Chelsea McMullan (My Prairie Home) and Tagaq, and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201737 Views

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Dozens of actors, musicians and artists give their support to 150 Nations and Tribes standing against tar sands pipelines/expansion

17 October 2017 (VANCOUVER) — More than 40 critically-acclaimed and talented artists, actors and musicians have thrown their support behind the Treaty Alliance Against Tar Sands Expansion, an unprecedented alliance of Indigenous communities in Canada and the United States opposed to new tar sands pipelines, tankers, and rail traffic through their traditional lands and waters. The treaty […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201742 Views

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Métis Nation British Columbia to host an anti-violence against Métis women and girls campaign on November 25, 2017

October 18th, 2017 Surrey, BC – The Métis Youth British Columbia (MYBC) Committee and Métis Women British Columbia (MWBC) Committee will be hosting the “Sashing our Warriors” Campaign Launch and Healing Circle at the Fort Langley National Historic Site on November 25, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM in Langley, B.C. This event is […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201737 Views

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Province Announces Changes to The Forks North Portage Partnership Board – Government of MB

October 19, 2017 Manitoba Municipal Relations has appointed two new members to The Forks North Portage Partnership board of directors. Bonnie Emerson (Winnipeg) is a community-oriented leader, a member of the Métis nation and in her 26th year with the Winnipeg Police Service.  She is currently a staff sergeant assigned to the community support division, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201726 Views

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NEW! Spirit Bear 2018 Calendar – First Nations Child & Family Caring Society

October 19, 2017 Spirit Bear’s Guide to Reconciliation 2018 edition: Our first ever Spirit Bear Calendar is available for $15 + shipping & handling! All proceeds from the calendar go to helping ensure First Nations children can grow up safely at home, get a good education, be healthy and be proud of who they are. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201730 Views

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From poverty to prosperity – OFIFC research project takes a new approach to an old problem

October 18, 2017 Seven Friendship Centre communities in Ontario are tackling poverty by working to understand what prosperity looks like in their communities. The Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC) is working in partnership with these communities to conduct a large-scale research project, Ganohonyohk, to identify poverty reduction strategies through the lens of prosperity. “When we […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201724 Views

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Electors Can Register at the Polls

GATINEAU, Thursday, October 19, 2017 Electors in Lac-Saint-Jean (Quebec) and Sturgeon River–Parkland (Alberta) who are not registered can still vote in the Monday, October 23, by-elections. They can register at their polling place on election day. To find their polling place, all electors need to do is enter their postal code online or call 1-800-463-6868. Unregistered electors can enter their information online, print a registration certificate and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201723 Views

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Statement by Chief Adjudicator Dan Shapiro, on the decision by Supreme Court of Canada on the disposition of Independent Assessment Process (IAP) Records

We are very satisfied with the result of today’s decision. We have argued all along that IAP records are sensitive, confidential, and must be protected. Survivors were promised that the details of their most intimate and painful memories would not be shared outside the IAP hearing room without their consent. Many claimants told me they […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201736 Views

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UPCART Press Release: Historic Agreement Reached Among 7 Indigenous Nations on Preservation and Management of Ungava Peninsula Caribou

October 17, 2017 Attachments UPCART Press Release UPCART STRATEGY October 17 2017 Montreal, QC – Tuesday October 17, 2017 – The Ungava Peninsula Caribou Aboriginal Round Table (UPCART) is pleased to sign today an historic agreement to preserve and manage caribou in the Ungava Peninsula. The Agreement is between the seven Indigenous peoples who traditionally […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201731 Views

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Media Advisory: Kayaktivist flotilla takes to the water to send a message to Kinder Morgan

19 October 2017 (VANCOUVER / UNCEDED COAST SALISH TERRITORY) — Later this morning, a flotilla of kayaktivists with the Sea Wolves and Greenpeace Canada will be out on the water across from Kinder Morgan’s Westridge Marine Terminal in peaceful resistance against imminent construction on the company’s Trans Mountain Expansion pipeline project. The Sea Wolves are a local grassroots collective of kayaktivists opposed to the pipeline. The kayaktivists will […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201728 Views

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Media Advisory: Environmental Commissioner of Ontario to release annual environment report

Dianne Saxe, Environmental Commissioner of Ontario, will release her annual Environmental Protection Report. The report includes: Indigenous communities and pollution Species at risk Updated approaches to environmental approvals Algae in lakes Aggregates Protected areas and parks Ministry report cards on compliance with the Environmental Bill of Rights When: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201738 Views

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UArctic: New Book on Siberian Reindeer Herding

Co-written by an anthropologist and a reindeer herder (BRISK project co-researcher) on the basis of their field materials, the book “An Arctic Indigenous Knowledge System of Landscape, Climate, and Human Interactions. Evenki Reindeer Herders and Hunters” offers documentation and analysis of complex traditional environmental knowledge. After discussing the methodology of the Evenki community-based transdisciplinary observatory […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201731 Views

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Indigenous Culture Fund – applications due November 1

October 18, 2017 Applications are open for three funding programs under the Indigenous Culture Fund (ICF). The ICF was created to support Indigenous culture and ways-of-life. The fund includes three streams: small grants, project grants for organizations, and project grants for individuals, groups and collectives. Projects could include traditional medicine workshops, language immersion classes, youth leadership development, and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201744 Views

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DUC and the Akaitcho Treaty 8 Tribal Council undertake an impressive conservation effort in the boreal forest

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and the Akaitcho Treaty 8 Tribal Council have undertaken one of the largest, most innovative projects of its kind in Canadian history. Together, they’re mapping 77 million acres (31 million hectares) of boreal wetlands in Akaitcho Néné, NWT. Located on the eastern half of Great Slave Lake and extending beyond the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201745 Views

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Toronto to Manitoulin: The Path to Planting – Susan Snelling and Barb Erskine recognized as Forests Ontario Green Leaders for their commitment to tree planting

Manitoulin Island, Ontario, October 4, 2017 – In 2003, Susan Snelling and Barb Erskine packed their belongings and left fast-paced Toronto for the idyllic serenity of Manitoulin Island. The move north was prompted by an employment offer that Barb, a psychologist, received from a First Nations health centre; Susan, her partner, a researcher in the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201724 Views

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Kinder Morgan Canada Limited Declares Dividends and Announces Results for Third Quarter of 2017

CALGARY, ALBERTA, October 18, 2017 – The Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (TSX: KML) board of directors has declared a dividend for the third quarter of 2017 of $0.1625 per restricted voting share ($0.65 annualized), payable on November 15, 2017, to restricted voting shareholders of record as of October 31, 2017. KML’s restricted voting share dividends […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201717 Views

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Summit studies how technology can improve access to justice

October 18, 2017 VANCOUVER – More than 70 leaders from British Columbia’s justice and public safety sector joined with technology experts to explore how technology can improve the administration of justice and provide benefits to both the sector and to British Columbians who interact with the system. During the eighth Justice Summit at the University […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201725 Views

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Statement from Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services and Attorney General – Government of ON

October 19, 2017 9:00 A.M. Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services Marie-France Lalonde, Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services, and Yasir Naqvi, Attorney General, released the following statement regarding Ontario’s Cannabis Legalization Enforcement Summit: “Today, over one hundred law enforcement and public health experts from across the province, as well as First Nations representatives and the federal […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201740 Views

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GNT: Minister Schumann recognizes small business community

YELLOWKNIFE (October 18, 2017) — Minister of Industry Tourism and Investment Wally Schumann issued the following statement in celebration of Northwest Territories Small Business Week October 15 to 21, 2017: “With over 90 percent of NWT businesses defined as small businesses, this important sector of our economy provides employment opportunities for our people, the economic diversity […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201725 Views

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Regional Chief Isadore Day on North Caribou Lake First Nation’s Grand Opening of All-season Bridge: Opening doors to New Opportunities

(North Caribou Lake First Nation, October 18, 2017) “This new bridge has taken four years of planning and preparation thanks to the hard work of Chief Dinah Kanate and her council. No longer will North Caribou Lake residents and visitors be limited to the declining duration of an ice bridge and winter road to the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201731 Views

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Makivik: Notice to High Arctic Relocatee Trust (HART) Beneficiaries- Communication of financial information

Notice to High Arctic Relocatee Trust (HART) Beneficiaries- Communication of financial information October 19, 2017 In anticipation of the HART termination process and its resettlement as the High Arctic Relocatee Partition Trust (HARPT), the HART-HARPT team wishes to advise the beneficiaries that in the coming days, we will be posting the final accounting for the […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201742 Views

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The GGPAA Foundation pays tribute to Gord Downie

Gord Downie, musician, singer, songwriter, environmentalist and native rights activist, left his mark on generations of Canadians. His lyrics for the Tragically Hip, quirky and clever as they are, have become a part of the Canadian soundtrack. Songs such as Blow at High Dough, Courage, Wheat Kings and Bobcaygeon, are now sung at campfires and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 19, 201720 Views

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Lakehead professors receive funding for research on pre-modern man, communicating climate change

October 18, 2017 – Thunder Bay, ON Lakehead University researchers are receiving nearly $900,000 in SSHRC funding for important projects that may change the way you think about the world. Dr. Matt Tocheri is receiving $305,000 from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada for a five-year project investigating pre-modern and modern humans. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201729 Views

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