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FMCC members and board meet in Fredericton to share information

October 26, 2017 FMCC member organizations and the FMCC board of directors met in Fredericton on October 25 to share information about their current and upcoming activities and upcoming policy and regulatory activities. Also particpating were the partners in the First Nations Innovation (FNI) research project. Participating at the meeting were: Tim Whiteduck, FMCC Chair, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017142 Views

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Red Pine Exploration Reports Exploration Targets at its Wawa Gold Project

Toronto, Ontario – October 26, 2017 – Red Pine Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: RPX) (“Red Pine” or “the Company”) announces three exploration targets (the “Exploration Targets”) in connection with its Wawa Gold Project, located 2 km southeast of Wawa, Ontario. The Exploration Targets were identified and interpreted by Brian Thomas, P. Geo. of Golder Associates Ltd. (“Golder”), […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017152 Views

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Serengeti Reports Signature of a Definitive Agreement with POSCO Daewoo for the Kwanika Project

Vancouver, B.C., October 26, 2017, Serengeti Resources Inc. (SIR: TSX-V) reports that further to its press release dated October 3, 2017, Serengeti, POSCO Daewoo Corporation (“PDC”) and Daewoo Minerals Canada (“DMC”) have entered into and signed a binding share subscription agreement and settled the terms of the definitive shareholders joint venture agreement (“DJV”). The DJV provides […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017124 Views

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Irving Oil resolves charges under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act

October 26, 2017 Saint John, NB – Irving Oil has reached a settlement with the Government of Canada related to charges brought under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act pertaining to the training of employees and the misclassification of certain rail shipments of crude oil. The investigation was commenced by Transport Canada as a result […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017147 Views

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ATCO Reports Third Quarter 2017 Earnings

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Oct. 26, 2017) – ATCO Ltd. (TSX:ACO.X)(TSX:ACO.Y) – ATCO Ltd. today announced third quarter adjusted earnings for 2017 of $55 million compared to $64 million in 2016. In September 2017, the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) released a retroactive regulatory decision that adversely impacted adjusted earnings in our Electric Transmission division. Without the prior period impact […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017132 Views

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IDM Mining Step-out Drilling Intersects 17.25 meters averaging 7.2 g/t Au and 51.7 g/t Ag at JW Zone, Red Mountain Project; Two New Zones Identified

October 26, 2017, Vancouver, BC – IDM Mining Ltd. (TSX.V:IDM) (OTCQB:IDMMF) (“IDM” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce continued drilling success at the Red Mountain Gold Project (“Red Mountain” or the “Project”), located 15 km east of Stewart, BC. The Company received assays for an additional 17 underground resource expansion and exploration core holes […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017133 Views

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Teck Reports Unaudited Third Quarter Results for 2017

October 26, 2017 Vancouver, B.C. – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) reported adjusted profit attributable to shareholders of $621 million ($1.08 per share) in the third quarter compared with $152 million ($0.26 per share) a year ago. “We are very pleased with our performance in the third quarter,” said Don Lindsay, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017122 Views

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Detour Gold Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2017  — Detour Gold Corporation (TSX:DGC) (“Detour Gold” or the “Company”) reports its operational and financial results for the third quarter of 2017. This release should be read in conjunction with the Company’s third quarter 2017 Financial Statements and MD&A on the Company’s website or on SEDAR. All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017106 Views

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TransCanada Announces Agreement to Sell Ontario Solar Portfolio

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Oct. 25, 2017) – News Release – TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its Ontario solar portfolio comprised of eight facilities with a total generating capacity of 76 megawatts to Axium Infinity Solar LP, a subsidiary of Axium Infrastructure Canada II Limited Partnership, for approximately $540 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017121 Views

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Alexco to Release Third Quarter 2017 Results on November 2, 2017

October 25, 2017 ‑ Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE‑AMERICAN: AXU, TSX: AXR)today advises that it will release its third quarter 2017 financial results after close of market trading on Thursday, November 2, 2017 followed by an audio webcast conference call to review those results at 12:00 p.m. Eastern (9:00 a.m. Pacific) on Friday, November 3, 2017. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017135 Views

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Nouveau Monde Announces Robust Prefeasibility Study With Pre-Tax NPV of $ 498.7 Million and IRR of 32.4 % Concerning its Matawinie Graphite Property

SAINT-MICHEL-DES-SAINTS, QUEBEC–( Oct. 25, 2017) – Nouveau Monde Graphite Inc. (“Nouveau Monde“) (TSX VENTURE:NOU)(OTCQB:NMGRF)(FRANKFURT:NM9) is pleased to announce the results of a Prefeasibility Study (“PFS“) covering the West Zone of the Tony Claim Block, part of its Matawinie graphite Property. The PFS was prepared by Met-Chem, a division of DRA Americas Inc. (“MC-DRA“), an experienced and renowned engineering […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017151 Views

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Agnico Eagle Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results Including Record Quarterly Gold Production; Improved 2017 Production and Cost Guidance; Nunavut Projects Remain on Schedule and on Budget; Dividend Increased by 10%

TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2017  – Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) (“Agnico Eagle” or the “Company”) today reported quarterly net income of $71.0 million, or $0.31 per share, for the third quarter of 2017.  This result includes non-cash foreign currency translation gains on deferred tax liabilities of $5.7 million ($0.03 per share), unrealized gains on financial instruments (net of tax) of $5.3 million ($0.02 per share), non-cash foreign currency translation […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 201784 Views

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TerraX acquires Burwash Mine property, completing ownership of high grade gold and silver trend on Eastbelt property

October 25, 2017 Vancouver, B.C. – TerraX Minerals Inc. (TSX.V: TXR; OTC Pink: TRXXF; Frankfurt: TX0) is pleased to report that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the historic Burwash Mine property, immediately adjacent to its Eastbelt property, Yellowknife City Gold Project. The Burwash Mine (“Burwash”) was the first gold producer in the Yellowknife […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017156 Views

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New Gold Announces 2017 Third Quarter Results; Rainy River Mine Achieves Commercial Production Ahead of Schedule

TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2017  – New Gold Inc. (“New Gold”) (TSX:NGD) (NYSE American:NGD) today announces its 2017 third quarter results and provides an update on the start-up of the company’s Rainy River Mine. As the company began a process for the sale of its Peak Mines located in Australia, and expects a sale of the asset within the next […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017114 Views

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Suncor Energy reports third quarter 2017 results

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Oct. 25, 2017) – Unless otherwise noted, all financial figures are unaudited, presented in Canadian dollars (Cdn$), and have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), specifically International Accounting Standard (IAS) 34 Interim Financial Reporting as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board. Production volumes are presented on a working interest […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017139 Views

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Red Pine Exploration Completes Shares for Debt Transaction

Toronto, Ontario – October 25, 2017 – Red Pine Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: RPX) (“Red Pine” or the “Company”) announces the completion of the shares-for-debt settlement transaction previously announced in the October 12, 2017 press release by issuing 146,209 common shares of the Company to certain subscribers of its flow-through shares at a deemed price of $0.11 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017101 Views

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FMCC presents workshop at CANDO conference

October 24, 2017 FMCC members presented a workshop at the 2017 CANDO conference in Fredericton on October 26. CANDO is the Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers. Our workshop title was: Innovation in Telecommunications and Digital Infrastructure in Remote and Rural First Nations. In our workshop three FMCC members and our coordinator presented a summary of our research […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017155 Views

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Universities commit to advancing equity, diversity and inclusion by adopting new principles

October 26, 2017 OTTAWA – Canada’s universities have adopted seven Inclusive Excellence Principles to advance equity, diversity and inclusion on campus and in society. These principles and accompanying action plan, developed by Universities Canada’s Board of Directors and Education Committee with in-depth input from the full membership, are designed to advance universities’ efforts to improve the […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017136 Views

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Minister Schumann Congratulates Yellowknife Chamber of Commerce Award Recipients

YELLOWKNIFE (October 25, 2017) – Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment, Wally Schumann issued the following statement in recognition of Yellowknife’s award-winning small businesses: “Congratulations to all of the recipients of the Yellowknife Chamber of Commerce Business Awards on October 20, 2017.  I would like to recognize the dedicated work of the Yellowknife Chamber of Commerce, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017157 Views

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Ursula Johnson wins 2017 Sobey Art Award

October 25, 2017 37-year-old, Halifax-based artist awarded Canada’s most prestigious contemporary art prize worth $50,000, sealing her position as one of the country’s most exciting young artists. The jury for the 2017 Sobey Art Award announced Ursula Johnson as the winner of Canada’s $50,000 prestigious contemporary art prize. She is the fourteenth Canadian artist under 40 to […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017169 Views

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Ontario’s Long-Term Energy Plan Delivers Fairness, Affordability and Choice

October 26, 2017 Province Continues to Focus on Reducing Costs and Maintaining Reliability Today, Ontario released the 2017 Long-Term Energy Plan (LTEP) that focuses on energy affordability, innovation and customer choice. As of July 1, 2017, Ontario’s Fair Hydro Plan reduced electricity bills by 25 per cent on average for residential consumers and as many as half […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017219 Views

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North Arrow Updates Saskatchewan and NWT Diamond Projects

October 26, 2017 North Arrow Minerals Inc. (TSXV-NAR) is pleased to report completion of geophysical surveys at its Loki and LDG Joint Venture Diamond Projects located in the Northwest Territories, and a till sampling program at its Pikoo Diamond Project, Saskatchewan. Highlights of these programs include: At Loki, North Arrow completed a 302 line km […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017174 Views

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Call for proposals: funding available to manage urban deer

October 25, 2017 The B.C. government is providing up to $100,000 to local governments and First Nations communities to help fund urban deer management projects under the 2017-18 Provincial Urban Deer Cost-share Program. Communities and First Nations involved in urban deer activities or research into population control methods are invited to submit a funding application […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017158 Views

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The Daily Thursday, October 26, 2017

Payroll employment, earnings and hours, August 2017 Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $975 in August, up 0.9% from the previous month. Compared with August 2016, earnings increased 1.7%. Continue reading  From arrest to conviction: Court outcomes of police-reported sexual assaults in Canada, 2009 to 2014 In Canada, sexual assault is one of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 26, 2017111 Views

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Nunatukavut Marine Conservation/Protected Areas Meetings

October 25, 2017 In 2016, the Government of Canada announced a plan to increase the amount of protected marine and coastal areas to 5% by 2017 and to 10% by 2020. NCC staff are hosting a series of meetings to provide information on this federal plan and to engage NunatuKavut members on the protection of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017239 Views

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GNT: Liard River Ferry Notice

Fort Simpson (October 25, 2017 ) – The Department of Infrastructure (INF) advises that, due to low water levels, the Liard River ferry could close in 78 hours or sooner.  INF will continue to monitor water levels on a daily basis and will advise drivers should conditions change. The public is encouraged to visit the INF website or Twitter, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017244 Views

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Ambitious Legislative Agenda Outlined in Premier Wall’s Last Throne Speech

October 25, 2017 The new session of the Legislature opened today with the government outlining a busy legislative agenda in the Throne Speech. “Saskatchewan has enjoyed a decade of growth and our government is working to ensure our province keeps growing stronger,” Premier Brad Wall said.  “Today’s Throne Speech outlines our plan to strengthen our […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017169 Views

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Yellowknife to host International Kimberlite Conference

YELLOWKNIFE (October 25, 2017) – The 12th International Kimberlite Conference (IKC) is coming to Yellowknife. The prestigious and high profile international geological conference, which brings together academic and industry leaders, will be hosted in Yellowknife in 2021. The Government of the Northwest Territories, the City of Yellowknife and Northwest Territories Tourism collaborated to develop a […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017184 Views

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Province Responds to Auditor General’s Report on Managing Climate Change

October 25, 2017 Report Indicates Inaction, Under Reporting and Insignificant Progress on Emissions Reductions by Previous Government: Squires Earlier today, the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) released its report on the provincial government’s lack of action and poor management of climate change under the previous administration, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires said today, adding […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017152 Views

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Minister Morneau Highlights Support for Families and Plan for Middle Class Progress

October 25, 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Finance Canada When you have an economy that works for the middle class and those working hard to join it, you have a country that works for everyone. The investments the Government has made in Canadians and their families, in our communities and in our economy […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017141 Views

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OAGMB: Better management of climate change initiatives needed

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Auditor General Norm Ricard today released his report Managing Climate Change. The audit examined whether the Department of Sustainable Development (the Department) was adequately leading the province’s response to climate change. This is a follow up to the Auditor General’s 2010 report on managing climate change. “Our audit found that there continue […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017231 Views

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Ontario Boosting Opportunities for Children and Youth to Stay Active and Engaged

October 25, 2017 After School Program Providing Fun and Safe Activities Across the Province Ontario is providing opportunities for 21,000 children and youth to participate in sport, recreation and active living programs after school to help build self-esteem, promote success in school and boost wellbeing.Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport and Arthur Potts, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017209 Views

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Building named for activist Muriel Stanley Venne

October 25, 2017 In a historic first, a provincial government building has been named for an Indigenous woman – longtime Alberta human rights advocate Muriel Stanley Venne. The government is pleased to announce the designation of the Edmonton facility, at 12360 142 Street, as the Muriel Stanley Venne Provincial Centre during Women’s History Month. The […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017207 Views

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Teaching Indigenous history, cultures in schools

October 24, 2017 Alberta Education is providing teachers with lesson plans to help bring First Nations, Métis and Inuit history and contributions to life in classrooms across the province. All students will learn about the history and legacy of residential schools and the history of First Nations, Métis and Inuit in Canada as part of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017182 Views

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Media Advisory: The Government of Canada, the Government of British Columbia alongside the three Southern Communities of the Syilx/Okanagan Nation to make announcement on protecting lands in the South Okanagan

October 25, 2017   Osoyoos, British Columbia    Parks Canada The Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, the Honourable George Heyman, British Columbia’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy and Chief Clarence Louie, representing the three Southern Communities of the Syilx/Okanagan Nation, will be in Osoyoos, British Columbia, […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017224 Views

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imagineNATIVE Award Winners

October 25, 2017 The 18th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Announces Air Canada Audience Choice Award Winner Zoe Hopkins for Kayak To Klemtu Presenting Sponsor: Bell Media imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival is delighted to announce The Air Canada Audience Choice Award, with a $1,000 cash prize presented by Air Canada, has […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017192 Views

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Male Inmate Escapes Custody while on Escort from Saskatoon Correctional Centre

October 24, 2017 At approximately 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Frederick Frank FRENCHMAN (DOB: July 20, 1993) escaped custody while on escort from the Saskatoon Correctional Centre.  FRENCHMAN escaped from a funeral at the Little Red River Reserve. FRENCHMAN’s description is as follows: Height: 5’11” = 180cm Weight: 163 lbs = 75kg Eye […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017193 Views

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Lakehead Orillia unveils tipi on campus

A powerful symbol is now visible on the Lakehead University Orillia campus.  The new tipi, raised by the University last week, serves as a sign that Lakehead is committed to ensuring it is a safe gathering space for Indigenous learners. “Raising a tipi on campus is a culturally significant moment for Lakehead Orillia,” said Dr. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017183 Views

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Opening of the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Legislature

October 24, 2017 The public is invited to an outdoor ceremony on October 25 when Lieutenant Governor Vaughn Solomon Schofield will formally open the Second Session of the Twenty-Eighth Legislature with the Speech from the Throne at the Saskatchewan Legislature. “The traditions surrounding the opening of our Legislative Assembly go back to the foundation of […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017203 Views

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City of Toronto holding annual career information event at Toronto Reference Library tomorrow

October 25, 2017 The City of Toronto and the Toronto Public Library are hosting the sixth annual Career Information Event at the Toronto Reference Library tomorrow (October 26) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is part of Workforce Development Month. Representatives from about 35 City divisions will be on hand to share information […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017203 Views

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Quebecois NGOs and Citizen’s Groups Mark the (hashtag)DivestTheGlobe International Day of Action

Octobre 23, 2017 (MONTRÉAL) — Today, the Indigenous organisation ‘Mazaska Talks’* invited First Nations communities and their allies around the world to join a series of mass global actions from October 23rd to 25th to warn banks and financial institutions that continuing to fund climate disaster and the abuse of Indigenous Peoples will result in […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017181 Views

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What’s On at Trent University

Upcoming events include Fall Open House and the Stairs Lecture in Chemistry Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Every week new and exciting things are happening at Trent University. Come and be inspired through a range of events, public lectures, panel discussions and debates, all open to the community. Here’s what’s on at Trent University this month: […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017175 Views

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BCAAFC: Press Release – Societies Act

October 24, 2017 The BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres is pleased to announce that the transition of the BCAAFC under the Societies Act is complete, including filing the new BCAAFC replacement Bylaws approved at the September 22, 2017, Annual General Meeting. The Transition Board is now in effect and includes: Annette Morgan, President Victor […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017234 Views

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Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 per cent

Available as: PDF The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 1/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 3/4 per cent. Inflation has picked up in recent months, as anticipated in the Bank’s July Monetary Policy Report (MPR), reflecting stronger economic activity and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017138 Views

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IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 ºC – Expert Review of the First Order Draft and start of the Third Lead Author Meeting

MALMӦ, Oct 23 – Nearly 500 experts from around the world took part in the recent review of the First Order Draft of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C (SR15). At a meeting in Malmö, Sweden, this week, the authors will work on addressing nearly 13,000 comments from […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017248 Views

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Government of Canada Strengthens Canada Child Benefit

October 25, 2017       Toronto, Ontario Employment and Social Development Canada When you have an economy that works for the middle class, you have a country that works for everyone. The investments the Government has made in people, in our communities and in our economy are working. Canada has the fastest growing economy in the G7—and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017202 Views

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Edmonton’s new City Council officially sworn in

October 24, 2017 Edmonton’s 13 members of City Council were officially sworn in an historic and memorable ceremony at City Hall. “I issue this challenge to my colleagues on City Council: let’s put family-friendliness at the centre of our ambition and let’s build a city that matches our ambition,” said Mayor Don Iveson. “Let’s uplift […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017182 Views

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The Downie Wenjack Fund: Let’s Do Something

The Downie Wenjack Fund would like to thank everyone who joined us last night for the premiere of the Secret Path in Concert on CBC, and everyone who has continued to share their memories of Gord throughout the weekend. If you missed the broadcast. We have been especially moved by those from coast to coast to […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017141 Views

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U of S Alumni Association honouring award recipients

SASKATOON – The University of Saskatchewan Alumni Association invites members of the media to attend the Alumni Achievement Awards reception and presentations: Oct 24, 2017 Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 Reception: 5:30 pm Awards presentation: 6 pm Marquis Hall, 97 Campus Drive University of Saskatchewan The 2017 recipients are: Dr. Gregg Adams (DMV’82) presented for his […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017209 Views

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Iqaluit flu vaccine clinic dates

October 24, 2017 Starting on October 24, people can get their flu vaccine at Iqaluit Public Health, every Monday to Friday from 8:30 to11:30 a.m., and from 1 to 5 p.m. Iqaluit Public Health will also hold evening clinics from Tuesday, October 24 to Thursday, October 26, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Weekend clinics are […]

by pmnationtalk on October 25, 2017203 Views

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