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Marten Falls & KWG to Propose Ring of Fire Mining Partnership, Meet With China Railway FSDI

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(April 25, 2017) – The Marten Falls First Nation has undertaken with KWG Resources Inc. (CSE:KWG)(CSE:KWG.CN)(FRANKFURT:KW6) (“KWG” or the “Company”) to work towards establishing the principal terms of an equal partnership for the mining of chromite in the Ring of Fire. The parties envisage large-volume underground mining operations for the delivery of chromite raw […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 201735 Views

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Stornoway Announces AGM And First Quarter Earnings Release Date, And Management Appointment

April 25, 2017 Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX-SWY; the “Corporation” or “Stornoway”) will host its Annual General Meeting of shareholders on May 9, 2017 at 4:00 pm EST at the Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile, 1155 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal. Following the business portion of the meeting, Matt Manson, President and CEO and Patrick Godin, COO, will […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201714 Views

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Teck Reports Unaudited First Quarter Results for 2017

Vancouver, BC – Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) reported profit attributable to shareholders of $572 million ($0.99 per share) compared with $94 million ($0.16 per share) a year ago. Adjusted profit attributable to shareholders was $671 million, or $1.16 per share, compared with $18 million, or $0.03 per share in […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201720 Views

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Amec Foster Wheeler plc 2016 full year results

Summary: Audited results in line with 13 March update Year end net debt to EBITDA covenant ratio – 3.3x. Restated covenant agreed with lenders up to 4.5x until June 2018 Confirmation that no final dividend being recommended Non-core disposal programme on track Shareholder vote on offer from Wood Group expected in June Jon Lewis, CEO […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201711 Views

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Osisko Intersects 35.2 g/t Au Over 2.8 Metres At Windfall

New High Grade Intercepts in Lynx Discovery (Montréal, April 25, 2017)  Osisko Mining Inc. (OSK:TSX, “Osisko” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce new results from the ongoing drill program at its 100% owned Windfall Lake gold project located in Urban Township, Québec.  The current 400,000 metres drill program combines definition drilling above the Red […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201711 Views

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Zenyatta Successfully Completes Flotation Pilot Testing Portion of Metallurgical Work on Albany Graphite Deposit

Thunder Bay, ON 25 April 2017 Zenyatta Ventures Ltd. (“Zenyatta” or “Company”) (TSXV: ZEN) today is pleased to announce that the completed flotation pilot testing portion of the ongoing metallurgical work has yielded successful results.  The metallurgical testing is part of the pre-feasibility work for the Albany Graphite Deposit located in Northeastern Ontario, Canada.  Purification […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201714 Views

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Panel to rule on QIA-Baffinland advance payments dispute by June 20 – NunatsiaqOnline

April 24, 2017 Inuit org alleges mining company owes them $8 to $9 million Following a hearing last week, an arbitration panel will decide by June 20 whether the Baffinland Iron Mines Corp. must cough up between $8 and $9 million in advance royalty payments that the Qikiqtani Inuit Association is demanding from them. That […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 201718 Views

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Anglo American plc: AGM 2017 – Address to shareholders

April 24, 2017 Anglo American plc held its Annual General Meeting for shareholders in London today. The following remarks were made by the Chairman and the Chief Executive. Sir John Parker, Chairman of Anglo American plc, made the following remarks: 2016 was a year of continuing slow global economic recovery, and even the remarkable acceleration […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 20179 Views

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Orbit Garant Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results Conference Call and Webcast

Val-d’Or, Quebec, April 24, 2017 – Orbit Garant Drilling Inc. (TSX: OGD) will release its fiscal 2017 third quarter financial results after market close on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Eric Alexandre, President and CEO, and Alain Laplante, Vice President and CFO, will host a conference call for analysts and investors on Thursday, May 11, 2017 […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201714 Views

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Taylor-Dejongh Executes Financing Agreement with Encanto Potash Corp.

April 24, 2017 TAYLOR-DEJONGH (TDJ), to provide equity and project finance support for Encanto Potash’s development phase activities Encanto Potash Corp. (“Encanto” or the “Company”) (TSXV: EPO) is pleased to announce that Taylor-Dejongh (“TDJ”) has executed a financing agreement (“FA”) with Encanto Potash Corp. Encanto and Muskowekwan Resources Ltd. (“MRL”) have a joint venture agreement […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201711 Views

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Williams Partners Announces Quarterly Cash Distribution

TULSA, Okla.–Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) today announced a regular quarterly cash distribution of $0.60 per unit for its common unitholders. The board of directors of the partnership’s general partner has approved the quarterly cash distribution, which is payable on May 12, 2017, to common unitholders of record at the close of business on May […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 20178 Views

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Athabasca Minerals Inc. Announces 2016 Year End Results

April 24, 2017 EDMONTON, ALBERTA. Athabasca Minerals Inc. (“Athabasca” or the “Corporation”) (TSX Venture: ABM) is pleased to announce its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. The Corporation’s audited financial statements and management’s discussion and analysis (“MD&A”) for the year ended December 31, 2016 are available on SEDAR at […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 20178 Views

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KWG Announces Adjournment of Shareholders Meeting

Toronto, Canada, April 24, 2017 – KWG Resources Inc. (CSE: KWG) (FRANKFURT: KW6) (“KWG” or the “Company”) announces that on Friday, April 21, 2017 the Company held a special shareholders’ meeting, the shareholders voting in favour of two of the items tabled at the meeting, namely approval of the amendment to the stock option plan […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201711 Views

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Gensource Announces Strategy for Third Party Project Funding & Termination of Yancoal Off Take Agreement

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – April 21, 2017 – Gensource Potash Corporation (“Gensource”) (TSX.V: GSP) is pleased to announce the strategy for the development of multiple potash production facilities, each of which is directed to a specific market. As previously announced in a Gensource corporate update on March 31, 2017, the Vanguard One Project Feasibility Study (the […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 201720 Views

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NAN Congratulates Award-Winning Journalists

THUNDER BAY, ON (April 24, 2017): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, on behalf of the Executive Council, congratulates journalists from CBC Thunder Bay and CBC Sudbury recognized by the Radio Television Digital News Association of Canada (RTDNA) at an awards ceremony in Toronto on the weekend: “The receipt of four RTDNA awards […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201722 Views

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One year later: Red Cross remains committed to recovery in Fort McMurray

April 24, 2017 One year later: Red Cross remains committed to recovery in Fort McMurray $244 million spent to help the people of Wood Buffalo Almost one year ago, the people of the Wood Buffalo region were fleeing as wildfires tore through their communities and homes. In the months following the disaster, an unprecedented $323 […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201734 Views

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NADF Business Awards

27th Annual NADF Business Awards October 20th, 2017 Valhalla Inn – Thunder Bay, NO The NADF Business Awards will celebrate six award recipients for their achievements and contirbutions to supporting the growth of Northern Ontario’s economy. Save Awards will be presented in the following categories. Youth Entrepreneur Businesswoman Businessman Partnership Corporation New Business Nominations close Friday, […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201725 Views

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Indigenous Circle of Empowerment wraps up successful year – UM Today

April 24, 2017 — The Indigenous Circle of Empowerment (ICE) ended its 2016/17 year with two significant events. In March, the Indigenous student leadership group met with Mayor Brian Bowman at Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge to discuss potential collaboration opportunities and what it means to be a leader. Then earlier this month, in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201733 Views

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ABEP celebrates biggest year – UM Today

April 24, 2017 — Aboriginal Business Education Partners (ABEP) celebrated its largest-ever cohort of graduating students at a special dinner on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Fourteen members of ABEP — a community for Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) business students at the University of Manitoba’s Asper School of Business — will join the convocation […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201720 Views

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Province Announces New Appointments to Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba Board

April 24, 2017 A  new chair, vice-chair and new directors have been appointed to the board of the Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba, Justice Minister Heather Stefanson announced today. “The board of the Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba plays an important role in our province providing responsible oversight and regulation of these important […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201725 Views

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IRC Provides Distribution Payments To Beneficiaries

April 21, 2017 The Board of Directors of Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC) announces a distribution payment of $400.00 to all enrolled Inuvialuit beneficiaries over the age of 18. In accordance with the IRC Distribution Policy, each enrolled Inuvialuit beneficiary will receive $400.00. A total of $1,814,400 will be paid to 4,536 beneficiaries over the age […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201715 Views

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RTDNA Canada announces Central region award winners

Toronto, ON – (April 22, 2017) – RTDNA Canada is pleased to recognize journalistic excellence with the winners of the Central Region RTDNA Awards of Excellence. RTDNA Canada Awards honour the best journalists, programs, stations and news gathering organizations in radio, television and digital. “Congratulations to the winners for another year of breathtaking work which kept our […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201712 Views

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RTDNA Canada announces BC region winners

Vancouver, BC – (April 22, 2017) – RTDNA Canada is pleased to recognize journalistic excellence with the winners of the British Columbia Region RTDNA Awards of Excellence. RTDNA Canada Awards honour the best journalists, programs, stations and news gathering organizations in radio, television and digital. “Congratulations to the winners for another year of breathtaking work which kept […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201712 Views

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NWAC Announces Mother’s Day Awareness & Fundraising Campaign

NWAC Announces Mother’s Day Awareness & Fundraising Campaign April 24, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – In recognition of the special gifts our mothers share with their children and their communities, the Native Women’s Association of Canada invites individuals to celebrate a mother in their life with a Maxine Noel Not Forgotten scarf.  Launched on Friday, the […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201740 Views

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Investment of $16.69 million in infrastructure at Collège Montmorency will support research and innovation activities

From Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada April 21, 2017 – Laval, Quebec – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Jean-Claude Poissant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Member of Parliament for La Prairie, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, along with Francine […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201731 Views

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Affordable home ownership grants available – Daily Herald Tribune

April 23, 2017 Families in Grande Prairie will get a chance to put a down payment on a home with help from the city and the provincial government. The Affordable Home Ownership Assistance Program, a partnership between the city and Alberta Municipal Affairs, will distribute $100,000 to five lucky families. “These ($20,000) grants are for […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201718 Views

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Canadian Orebodies Doubles Land Position at Wire Lake Through Acquisition of the Black Raven Property

TORONTO, April 24, 2017 – Canadian Orebodies Inc. (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the execution of an acquisition agreement (the “Acquisition Agreement”) with StrikePoint Gold Inc. (the “Vendor”) to acquire a 100% interest in 33 mineral claims located 14 kilometres northeast of Marathon, ON, and generally referred to as the “Black Raven Property” or […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 20179 Views

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StrikePoint Gold Inc. Announces Sale of Black Raven

April 24, 2017, Vancouver, BC –StrikePoint Gold Inc. (TSX.V:SKP) (“StrikePoint” or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to sell The Black Raven Property located in Northwestern Ontario to the  Canadian Orebodies Inc. (TSX.V:CORE). Under the terms of the agreement, the purchase price for the Black Raven Property will […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 20178 Views

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Wisconsin tribes clash in casino expansion fight – CP

Source: The Associated Press Apr 23, 2017  By Todd Richmond THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BOWLER, Wis. _ At 85, Betty Putnam-Schiel has trouble standing, but she gets along well enough in her home on the Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohicans’ northern Wisconsin reservation thanks to tribal assistants who do everything from shovel her snow to change her lightbulbs. But […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201721 Views

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Northcliff Reports Annual General Meeting Results

April 21, 2017 Vancouver, BC – Northcliff Resources Ltd. (“Northcliff” or the “Company”) (TSX: NCF) announces the voting results from its 2017 Annual General Meeting held on April 20, 2017 in Vancouver, British Columbia (the “Meeting’). A total of 87,513,450 common shares were voted at the Meeting, representing 51.73% of the votes attached to all […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201720 Views

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Commerce Resources Corp. Announces Private Placement

April 21, 2017 – Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXv: CCE; FSE: D7H) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that, subject to regulatory approval, it has arranged a non-brokered private placement financing (the “Offering”) of up to 16,666,667 units (each, a “Unit”) at a price of $0.06 per Unit. Each Unit consists of one common share of […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201711 Views

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Changes to three CMF program deadlines

Northern Incentive, Anglophone Minority Incentive and Corus-CMF “Page to Pitch” Program Toronto, April 21, 2017 – The Canada Media Fund (CMF) has modified deadlines for two of its programs to reflect feedback from producers who regularly benefit from these programs. Specifically, deadlines to apply for production funding through the CMF Northern Incentive and the Anglophone […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201751 Views

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Northern/NorthMart customers reduce plastic bag use through Greener Tomorrow porgram

An estimated 2.9 million plastic shopping bags eliminated from community landfills in 2016 Winnipeg MB, April 21, 2017– Northern/NorthMart stores throughout northern Canada will recognize customers’ contributions and celebrate a Greener Tomorrow with special Earth Day presentations commencing April 22, 2017. Now in its sixth year, Northern/NorthMart’s Greener Tomorrow program, aimed at reducing plastic bag […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201744 Views

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Top court won’t weigh in on case about bidding for federal contracts – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Apr 21, 2017  By Colin Perkel THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ A company that argued the fairness and integrity of Canada’s public-procurement process is being compromised has lost its bid to make its case to the country’s top court. In a decision this week, the Supreme Court of Canada refused to hear an […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 201756 Views

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OLG Makes Fourth-Quarter Payments to Gaming Site Host Communities

April 21, 2017 SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) today issued fourth-quarter (January to March, 2017) non-tax gaming revenue payments totalling $23,338,464 to 24 communities which currently host OLG facilities. To date, host communities have received more than $1.33 billion in non-tax gaming revenue. “Revenue from OLG gaming sites […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201747 Views

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Summit Air Opens Calgary Base and Adds AVRO RJ-100 Aircraft

April 20, 2017 Summit Air announced today that it will be opening an operating base at the Calgary International Airport (YYC) to support its growing footprint in Western Canada.  Summit Air provides fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) crew movement solutions to a number of mining clients in Canada’s north, using its fleet of Alberta-based jet and turboprop […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201746 Views

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Spring 2017 Goozih Dust’lus Print Edition – CSFS

April 19, 2017 The spring 2017 print edition of the CSFS Goozih Dust’lus is here! Check it out and download here to read about Burns Lake Bridging program, Roots of Empathy, addictions recovery camp dates and more! or scroll to the bottom of this page in the “Related Documents” section. The quarterly newsletter will be […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 201730 Views

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Indigenous communities in New Brunswick to benefit from increased snow crab – APTN

April 20, 2017 Mi’kmaq and Maliseet communities in New Brunswick are hoping a bump in their snow crab quotas will help pay for programs that are underfunded by the federal government. The department of Fisheries and Oceans announced April 12 it is using a surplus of crab stocks to ensure Indigenous communities receive an increase […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 201733 Views

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Production at Syncrude’s Mildred Lake oil sands to fully resume in June – Mining.com

Suncor Energy (TSX, NYSE:SU), Canada’s largest oil and gas company, expects its Syncrude Mildred Lake oil sands upgrader to return to full operation by the end of June, as a result of an explosion and fire that shut down the operation last month. In an update about the issue, the Calgary-based firm — the majority […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 201724 Views

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NB Power exploring potential for second hydro station at Grand Falls

April 21, 2017 GRAND FALLS (GNB) – NB Power has begun environmental and geotechnical studies and site testing to explore the potential for generating more clean energy with a new 100-megawatt generating station in Grand Falls beside the existing station. “We are pleased that NB Power is exploring all potential clean energy options,” said Premier […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201732 Views

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Advisory – CN to plant tree at special Canada 150th celebration, Regina event kickoff for plantings across Canada

CN Chair Robert Pace, CEO Luc Jobin to join Mayor Fougere REGINA, April 20, 2017– CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) board chair Robert Pace and president and chief executive officer Luc Jobin will be joined Sunday evening by Regina Mayor Michael Fougere and other local officials to plant a commemorative tree and unveil a commemorative plaque […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201741 Views

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OPSEU lobbies Queen’s Park to make June 21 statutory holiday

The Indigenous Circle collected over 1,000 signatures during the 2017 OPSEU Convention and they continue to collect petitions that are being introduced at Queen’s Park. Toronto (19 April 2017 — Members of the Indigenous Circle of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU/NUPGE) is hosting a legislative breakfast and lobby day at Queen’s Park on May 9. […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201733 Views

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Electricity prices dropping for households and small businesses effective May 1

April 20, 2017 Every six months, the OEB estimates how much it will cost to supply electricity to residential and small business customers on the Regulated Price Plan (RPP), and sets prices to recover these costs over time. Starting in May 2017, the total bill for a typical residential customer who uses 750 kWh per […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201728 Views

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QIA: Conclusion of QIA/Baffinland arbitration hearings

DATE OF EVENT: April 18 to 20, 2017 LOCATION: Vancouver, B.C Iqaluit, Nunavut – April 20, 2017 – Arbitration hearings between the Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) and Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation concluded today in Vancouver, B.C. At issue before the Arbitration Panel was the proper interpretation of the September 6, 2013 Inuit Impact and Benefit […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201725 Views

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Legacy Bowes Group: 2017 Demystifying Indigenous Business Conference

May 24-25, 2017 RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba Last year, we launched a one-of-a-kind conference focusing on bridging the gap between mainstream and Indigenous business. Now, we are returning for another successful event. You can look forward to a lineup of panels, keynotes, luncheons and networking opportunities with business and community professionals who are interested […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201739 Views

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Suncor Energy to release first quarter 2017 financial results and hold Annual General Meeting of shareholders

CALGARY, ALBERTA–( April 20, 2017) – Suncor will release its first quarter financial results on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 before 8:00 p.m. MT (10:00 p.m. ET). A webcast to review the first quarter will be held at 7:30 a.m. MT (9:30 a.m. ET) on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Representing management will be Steve Williams, president […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201731 Views

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Treasury Metals Announces Offering To Raise Up To $8 Million

TORONTO, April 20, 2017 – Treasury Metals Inc. (TSX: TML “Treasury Metals” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has filed and received a receipt for a preliminary short form prospectus (the “Preliminary Prospectus”) in connection with a proposed offering of units (the “Units”) to raise up to $8.06 million (the “Offering”). The […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201723 Views

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Serengeti Files NI-43-101 Preliminary Economic Assessment Technical Report for Kwanika

Vancouver, B.C., April 20, 2017: Serengeti Resources Inc. (SIR: TSX-V; 34S: FSE)  announces that it has filed on SEDAR an independent NI-43-101 Technical Report, Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) for its 95% owned Kwanika copper-gold project located in the Quesnel Trough of North-Central British Columbia, Canada. The results of the PEA demonstrate the potential technical and […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201716 Views

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Savanna to Release Q1 2017 Results on May 12, 2017

Savanna Energy Services Corp. (“Savanna” or the “Company”) intends to release its First Quarter 2017 results after markets close on Friday, May 12, 2017. The results will be available on the Company’s web site after the dissemination has taken place over the news wire service. Savanna is a leading contract drilling and oilfield services company […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201719 Views

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Gas station coming to Mystery Lake Hotel property but casino plans have been shelved – Thompson Citizen

April 21, 2017 Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation (NCN) chief and council were at the Mystery Lake Hotel in Thompson April 12 discussing future development plans for the property, which finally received urban reserve status last summer, 14 years after NCN bought the hotel. The first addition planned for the property is a gas station and convenience […]

by pmnationtalk on April 21, 201727 Views

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