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Government of Canada Grants $3,205,212 in Funding for Construction of a Complex Showcasing Ilnuatsh Culture and Traditions

MASHTEUIATSH, QUEBEC-(Dec. 2, 2009) The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of State for Canada Economic Development, today announced the awarding of $3,205,212 in non-repayable funding to the Conseil des Montagnais du Lac-Saint-Jean through the Community Diversification program for the construction of a complex on the banks of Lac Saint-Jean showcasing Ilnuatsh culture and ancestral traditions. This project will necessitate an overall investment of $4,977,141 and create 45 jobs in Mashteuiatsh.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2009838 Views

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Tribute Minerals Announces Borehole EM Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO (Dec. 2, 2009) Tribute Minerals Inc. (the “Company” or “Tribute”) (TSX VENTURE:TBM) announces the interpretative results of the Crone EM borehole surveys completed on diamond drill holes GB-09-01, 02 and 04 from its fall 2009 exploration program of the Sunday anomaly located in the “Ring of Fire” property package of the James Bay Lowlands. The holes are located within Tribute’s wholly-owned South Bend Property located 30 km east southeast of the First Nation community of Webequie and 40 kilometres west of Noront’s Eagle Nest Ni-Cu-PGE Deposit.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2009661 Views

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RONA Receives “Boreal Award” for Its Wood Products Procurement Policy

BOUCHERVILLE, QUEBEC – Dec. 2, 2009 – RONA Inc. (TSX:RON), the largest Canadian distributor and retailer of hardware, renovation and gardening products, was rewarded for its wood products procurement policy at the Boreal Awards ceremony held by the Canadian Boreal Initiative in Ottawa yesterday. RONA was one of six winners selected by a committee of the Boreal Leadership Council, which is made up of leading conservation groups, Aboriginal organizations, and businesses committed to taking action to preserve the boreal forest.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2009703 Views

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Alexco Announces Additional 2009 Drill Results, Keno Hill District, Yukon: Silver King Drilling Intersects 2.55 Meters of 56.4 Ounces per Ton Silver

December 1, 2009 Vancouver, British Columbia — Alexco Resource Corp. (TSX:AXR, NYSE-AMEX:AXU) (“Alexco” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce additional results from its 2009 exploration core drilling program at the Keno Hill Project, Yukon. Exploration drilling on the #5 vein system, one of several vein systems occurring in the vicinity of the historical Silver King mine, has intersected silver-rich mineralization approximately 160 meters northeast of previous Alexco drilling in 2006 and 2007.

by NationTalk on December 2, 2009724 Views

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MNC General Assembly Proclaims 2010 “Year of the Métis Nation”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Ottawa, ON — Métis National Council (MNC) President Clément Chartier is calling the MNC General Assembly a success, and is thanking the Assembly delegates for their insight and hard work during the 2 day session.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2009962 Views

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Tyhee Reports A 39% Increase In The Gold Resource At The Main Zone At Clan Lake, Yellowknife Gold Project, NWT Canada

December 1, 2009
For immediate release

Release: Series 10 Release 14 TSX Venture: TDC

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (December 1, 2009)– Tyhee Development Corp. (TSX Venture, TDC) today announced a revised resource estimate for its Yellowknife Gold Project, representing a 39% increase in the Indicated Gold Resource at the Clan Lake Main Zone.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2009653 Views

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New Directors Appointed to Canadian Royalties’ Board

MONTREAL, QUEBEC – Dec. 1, 2009 – Canadian Royalties Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Royalties”) (TSX:CZZ) today announced the appointment of Wu Shu, Wang Xing Rui, Xu Guang Ping, David Baker and Brian Grant to its board of directors. The new directors have been appointed in connection with the acquisition by Jien Canada Mining Ltd. of 85.4% of the issued and outstanding common shares and 72.7% of the 7% Convertible Senior Unsecured Debentures due March 31, 2015 of Canadian Royalties. In connection with these appointments, each of Glenn J. Mullan, R. Bruce Durham, Bryan A. Coates, Dr. Philippe Couillard, Bernard J. Guarnera, Michael H. Wilson, Andrew T. Pepper and the Hon. Dr. Arthur T. Porter has resigned as a director of Canadian Royalties.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2009827 Views

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Empire Industries Ltd. reports third quarter results

WINNIPEG, Nov. 30 – Empire Industries Ltd. (TSX-V: EIL) (“Empire” or the “Company”), today announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2009. The unaudited consolidated financial statements and related Management’s Discussion and Analysis are available on Empire’s website at www.empind.com and have been filed on SEDAR.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2009629 Views

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Northern BC Companies to Benefit from Proposed Pine Pass Improvements

Nov 30, 2009

PRINCE GEORGE, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Recently completed studies led by the Northern Development Initiative Trust and the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure highlight the opportunities for economic growth in northern BC if improvements are made to several structures in the Pine Pass. The studies focused on eight low clearance overhead railway crossings and the Salmon River and Parsnip bridges located between Quesnel and Dawson Creek. For years, industry has stated that the existing height and width constraints hamper their ability to diversify manufacturing as well as supply and freely move large equipment and loads to and from northeast BC and the rest of the province. The Northern Development study focused on the economic business case and the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure study provided engineered options and costing.

by NationTalk on December 1, 2009700 Views

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Government Investment Will Assist Manitoba’s Film Industry

November 27, 2009

Winnipeg, Manitoba- Manitoba’s film industry will be able to strengthen its position in national and international markets, thanks to an investment of more than $2.5 million to On Screen Manitoba from the Governments of Canada and Manitoba.

by NationTalk on November 30, 2009860 Views

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Pacific Iron Ore Corporation Announces Closing of Financing

CALGARY, ALBERTA – Nov. 27, 2009 –

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Pacific Iron Ore Corporation (TSX VENTURE:POC) (the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that on November 26, 2009 it closed an equity offering of common shares for aggregate gross proceeds of $3,505,875.15.

by NationTalk on November 29, 2009832 Views

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UBCIC Opposes Unilateral Implementation of Harmonized Sales Tax

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor

VANCOUVER, BC, PRESS RELEASE – Nov. 26, 2009 – The Union of BC Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) urgently calls upon BC Finance Minister Colin Hansen and federal Finance Minister James Flaherty to immediately address the impacts of the proposed Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) on First Nations families and communities.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2009797 Views

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Okanagan Nation Concludes Injunction Application Against Tolko Industries Ltd

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WESTBANK, BC, PRESS RELEASE- Nov. 26, 2009 – The Okanagan Nation Alliance (ONA) appeared in BC Supreme Court last week seeking an injunction to stop Tolko Industries Ltd. from proceeding with industrial logging plans in the Browns Creek Watersheds. The ONA also defended against a counter injunction application brought by Tolko where the company seeks to prevent interference with its harvesting activities in the Browns Creek Watersheds.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2009838 Views

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$2.6 Million New Funding For Unama’ki Communities

November 24th, 2009

Membertou, NS, – The five First Nation Communities in Cape Breton (Unama’ki) are to receive $2.6 million in new funding towards a very successful employment and skills development project, delivered by the Unama’ki Economic Benefits Office. This funding is in addition to $4.3 million in funding announced by HRSDC in July 2008.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2009944 Views

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Nunavut Tunngavik Annual General Meeting Closes

Released | November 23, 2009 |

The members of the Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. Annual General Meeting wrapped up their meeting in Iqaluit last week. It was the first time members met since they agreed to reduce their numbers in half during last year’s meeting. NTI President Paul Kaludjak said the new AGM format made for a more efficient meeting.

by NationTalk on November 27, 2009824 Views

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BC Treaty Commission – New Commissioner Named

November 26, 2009

Shana Manson, Lahalawuts’aat, was elected by acclamation to a first term as commissioner at the First Nations Summit on November 25, 2009. She is a member of the Lyackson First Nation.

by NationTalk on November 27, 20091170 Views

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Seventh GNWT – Regional Aboriginal Leaders Meeting

DETTAH (November 25, 2009) – Leaders of the seven NWT regional Aboriginal governments met with Premier Floyd Roland and Deputy Premier Michael Miltenberger in Dettah on Monday for the seventh GNWT – Regional Aboriginal Leaders meeting.

by NationTalk on November 26, 2009696 Views

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Northern Development Board Appoints New Chair and Approves $3 Million in New Investments

Nov 25, 2009

Northern Development Initiative Trust announced today the approval of eighteen community and industry investments totalling over $3.0 million in grant and loan funding toward new projects with a total value exceeding $9.4 million.

by NationTalk on November 26, 20091114 Views

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Former AFN National Chief Phil Fontaine joins Board of One Earth Farms

TORONTO, Nov. 25 – (TSX: SCP) – Sprott Resource Corp. (“SRC”) today announced that Chief Phil Fontaine, former National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations, will join the Board of Directors of One Earth Farms Corp. (“One Earth Farms”) effective immediately.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2009946 Views

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First Nations Looking at Energy Project Opportunities

OJIBWAYS OF GARDEN RIVER FIRST NATION, Nov. 24 – Anishinabek Nation Chiefs in Assembly passed an important resolution today giving the Union of Ontario Indians a strong mandate to advocate and support Anishinabek First Nations as builders and operators of transmission lines.

by NationTalk on November 25, 2009753 Views

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Pacific Iron Corporation Announces 2009 Exploration Update and Release of September 30, 2009 Financial Statements and Management Discussion and Analysis

CALGARY, ALBERTA – Nov. 24, 2009 – Pacific Iron Ore Corporation (TSX VENTURE:POC), announces that it has filed its Financial Statements and Management Discussion and Analysis for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2009. These documents are now available on SEDAR.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2009671 Views

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AME BC Announces 2009 Award Winners

Industry Leaders to be Recognized at Mineral Exploration Roundup Awards Dinner

November 23, 2009 – The Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2009 Awards, presented annually to individuals or teams of individuals in recognition of their significant contributions to enhance the mineral exploration industry in British Columbia.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2009760 Views

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Yes Vote – Development Of New Resort Community In South Okanagan Approved By Osoyoos Indian Band

Canyon Desert Golf Resort is a partnership between Osoyoos Indian Band Development Corporation, Bellstar Resorts and Watermark Asset Management

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November 24, 2009

Oliver, BC: Late last week members of the Osoyoos Indian Band resoundingly voted in favour of moving ahead with the development of Canyon Desert Golf Resort, a new resort community on Band lands in the Oliver area. The Land Use Designation Vote had a strong turnout from Band members eager to cast their vote in favour of economic development in South Okanagan region.

by NationTalk on November 24, 20091301 Views

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Cordy Announces 2009 Third Quarter Results

CALGARY, ALBERTA – Nov. 20, 2009 – Cordy Oilfield Services Inc. (“Cordy” and or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:CKK) announces its consolidated operating and financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009.

by NationTalk on November 24, 2009730 Views

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Permitting Progresses at Seabridge Gold’s KSM Project – Section 11 Order Released by the BC Government

TORONTO, CANADA -(Nov. 23, 2009) – Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA)(NYSE Amex:SA) reports that the environmental permitting process for its 100% owned KSM Project in northern British Columbia (“BC”) is proceeding on schedule. The planned two year environmental baseline program is nearing completion and Seabridge has received its Section 11 Order for KSM from the BC Environmental Assessment Office setting out the scope of the Environmental Assessment (“EA”) required for final permitting, procedures and methods governing the EA and which Treaty Nations and First Nations the BC Government is required to consult during this review.

by NationTalk on November 23, 2009768 Views

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Border Announces Appointment of New President & CEO and Change in Directors

Calgary, Alberta – Nov. 23, 2009 –

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Border Petroleum Inc. (NEX:BOP.H) (“Border” or the “Corporation”) announces that Kelly Kimbley has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer and to the Board of Directors effective November 20, 2009. In addition, Tyler Cran will resign as President and become Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Corporation. Mr. Cran was instrumental in the founding and re-positioning of Border and wishes to turn over the daily management of the Corporation to Mr. Kimbley. This will better position Border to execute on its business plan focusing on First Nation and Métis partnerships in Western Canada.

by NationTalk on November 23, 2009888 Views

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Sego Resources Inc. – Short form Offering of Units

VANCOUVER, Nov. 20 – Sego Resources Inc. (“Sego” or the “Company”) has entered into an agreement with Northern Securities Inc. (“Northern” or the “Agent”), whereby Northern has agreed to act as agent and to offer for sale on a commercially reasonable efforts basis pursuant to a Short Form Offering Document up to 8,000,000 units at a price of $0.08 per unit for gross proceeds of up to $640,000 (the “Offering”). Each unit (a “Unit”) will consist of one common share and one transferable purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each warrant will be exercisable into one common Share for a period of 60 months from closing at an exercise price of $0.12 per share during the first 24 months, $0.15 per share during the second 24 months, and $0.20 per share for the last 12 months from closing.

by NationTalk on November 23, 2009692 Views

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Katabatic Power Corp.: 2008 BC Hydro Clean Power Call

Banks Island Wind Farm Proposal Continues To Move Forward

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Nov. 20, 2009 – Katabatic Power Corp. (“Katabatic”) announced today that the Banks Island Wind Farm proposal, submitted to BC Hydro by North Coast Wind Energy Corp. (“NCWEC”), is one of 47 proposals moving forward in the 2008 Clean Power Call. NCWEC is jointly owned by Katabatic and a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank AG.

by NationTalk on November 23, 20091464 Views

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GNWT Addresses Barriers and Solutions to Economic Development

YELLOWKNIFE (November 20, 2009) –An improved regulatory system, the successful conclusion of Aboriginal rights agreements and a deal on Devolution and resource revenue sharing are the essential next steps in advancing northern economic development.

by NationTalk on November 20, 2009603 Views

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New Small Business Centre To Create Economic Opportunities

McGuinty Government Supporting Munsee-Delaware Nation
November 20, 2009

Ontario is supporting the local economy in the Munsee-Delaware Nation by helping to finish construction of a new small business centre.

by NationTalk on November 20, 2009686 Views

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Media Advisory – Munsee-Delaware Nation Receives Almost $600,000 to Complete Small Business/Community Centre

MUNCEY, ON, Nov. 20 – On Friday, November 20th at 11:00 am, Chief Patrick Waddilove will announce that the Munsee-Delaware Nation has received almost $600,000.00 in funding to complete its small business/community centre. Chief Waddilove will offer thanks to the Ontario Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs who has provided over $490,000.00 towards construction of the facility through the Aboriginal Community Capital Grants Program, and to the Union of Ontario Indians Anishinabek Education Institute who has provided $100,000.00.

by NationTalk on November 20, 2009994 Views

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Ontario Federation of Labour Convention Monday, Nov. 23 – Friday, Nov. 27 Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West

Thursday, November 19, 2009

(TORONTO) — Union delegates from across Ontario will gather in Toronto next week for the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) convention, held every two years to set policy and elect leaders.

by NationTalk on November 20, 2009987 Views

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Encanto is now drilling into Potash at Ochapowace

Drilling to begin early December at Muskowekwan prospect

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VANCOUVER, Nov. 19 – Encanto Potash Corp. (“Encanto” or the “Company”) President James Walchuck is pleased to announce that drilling at the Ochapowace prospect is now coring through the prairie evaporate; the geological formation that hosts the Saskatchewan potash beds.

by NationTalk on November 20, 2009754 Views

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Media Alert – Muk-lucky! Oprah Helps Put Manitobah’s Best Boot Forward

Native-owned footwear company brings aboriginal music and dance show to Toronto shoe store

Winnipeg, Nov. 19 – Following their inclusion in O Magazine’s November edition, Manitobah Mukluks, a Native-owned Canadian manufacturer of traditional footwear is bringing aboriginal performers to Capezio in Yorkdale Mall in Toronto. The show takes place on Saturday, November 21 at 1:30 pm.

by NationTalk on November 19, 20091002 Views

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Avalon Updates Progress on Prefeasibility Study, Nechalacho Rare Earth Elements Deposit, Thor Lake, NWT and on East Kemptville Tin-Indium Project, Yarmouth County, NS

Toronto, Ontario – Nov. 19, 2009 – Avalon Rare Metals Inc. (TSX:AVL)(OTCQX:AVARF)(“Avalon” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the advancement of the prefeasibility study (“PFS”) on the Nechalacho rare earth elements (“REE”) deposit at the Thor Lake Project, NWT and a progress report on the East Kemptville Tin-Indium project in Nova Scotia.

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009683 Views

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Intelligent Living Signs Letter of Intent With North American Indian Charter of Shipping and Trade, Inc. to Supply First Nations Housing

Vancouver, BC – November 19, 2009 – Intelligent Living Corp. (“ILVC”) (OTCBB: ILVC), a leading automation and technology solutions provider, utilizing green building practices, is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with North American Indian Charter of Shipping and Trade, Inc. (“NAICST”) to develop a definitive agreement defining terms under which NAICST would acquire an equity interest in ILVC based on a business plan to design, produce and deliver 300 units of First Nations reserve housing per year.

by NationTalk on November 19, 20091568 Views

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Mining Convention Draws Experts From Around World: Chomiak

November 19, 2009

Manitoba’s Second-largest Primary Resource Industry Showcased As Exploration Investment Hits New High

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009770 Views

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Mustang and Sagkeeng First Nation Conclude Memorandum of Understanding for Manitoba Nickel Projects

TORONTO, ONTARIO – Nov. 19, 2009 – The Board of Directors of Mustang Minerals Corp., (TSX VENTURE:MUM)(FRANKFURT:NJF)(“Mustang”) today announced that Mustang and the Manitoba based Sagkeeng First Nation had concluded and signed an Agreement, in the form of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) dated November 18, 2009. The Agreement is modeled on the Memorandum of Understanding between the Mining Association of Manitoba and the Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak, Inc., a Manitoba First Nation organization.

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009876 Views

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MetalCORP and Pic River First Nation Sign Memorandum of Understanding

TORONTO, ONTARIO and PIC RIVER, ONTARIO – Nov. 19, 2009 – MetalCORP Limited (TSX VENTURE:MTC) and Pic River First Nation are pleased to announce that they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (the “MOU”) for a mutually beneficial, co-operative and productive relationship with respect to exploration activities by MetalCORP within the traditional territories of the Pic River First Nation. Based on principles of trust, good faith, mutual respect and mutual benefit, the MOU recognizes the aboriginal and treaty rights of Pic River First Nation, as well as the legal rights granted to MetalCORP under the Mining Act (Ontario) and other legislation.

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009822 Views

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Northern Freegold Intersects 9.68 g/t Gold over 4.47 m in Step-Out drilling to the Southwest in the Nucleus Zone at Freegold Mountain, Yukon

Vancouver, BC: November 19, 2009. Northern Freegold Resources Ltd. (NFR: TSX-V) is pleased to provide results from 10 additional drill holes in the Nucleus Zone at the district scale road accessible Freegold Mountain Project, located in the Yukon. In 2009, a total of 10,440 m were completed within 44 drill holes in the Nucleus Zone, where an initial inferred gold resource of 1.082 million ounces was announced1. The Nucleus Zone is a bulk tonnage, potentially open-pittable intrusion related gold mineralized system.

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009642 Views

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Run-of-River Power Project Proceeds in BC Hydro Clean Call

VANCOUVER, Nov. 18, 2009 – Run of River Power Inc. (“ROR Power” or “the Company”) (TSX-V: ROR) today announced that its Mamquam Power Project has been selected by BC Hydro for further discussions with respect to their Clean Power Call.

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009929 Views

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Copper Fox Metals Inc. – Geophysical Survey Outlines “8” IP Anomalies at Schaft Creek Project

CALGARY, Nov. 18 – Copper Fox Metals Inc. (TSX-Venture: CUU) is pleased to announce the results of an Induced Polarization/Resistivity survey (“IP Survey”) on the Schaft Creek project located in northwest British Columbia, Canada. The IP Survey was completed over a 6.2 square kilometer (sq km) area located between the Schaft Creek copper-molybdenum-gold-silver deposit and More Creek a distance of 2,800 meters (m). The IP Survey has outlined seven new chargeability and resistivity anomalies. The IP Survey was designed to explore the area east of the Schaft Creek deposit for additional zones of copper-molybdenum-gold mineralization. The report on the results and interpretation of the IP survey was received in November 2009. The anomalies occur in two distinct areas separated by an interpreted fault. Highlights of the IP Survey are set out below and the locations of the IP anomalies are shown in Figure-1. (see http://files.newswire.ca/835/copperfox1118.pdf)

by NationTalk on November 19, 2009644 Views

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Treaties will boost BC economy by over $10 billion

VANCOUVER, Nov. 18 – Completing treaties with First Nations could deliver more than $10 billion dollars in economic benefits to British Columbia’s economy over the next 15 years, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers report.

The report, Financial and Economic Impacts of Treaty Settlements in British Columbia, confirms projections made in four earlier studies and assesses the impact that accelerating treaty completions will have on BC’s economy by using three final agreements as benchmarks.

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Invitation to Launch of Unama’ki Chamber of Commerce

November 24th, 2009

In support of the years of effort that the Unama’ki business owners have made towards self-reliance and self-determination, the Unama’ki Economic Benefits Office has put together an initiative to bring together Unama’ki Aboriginal firms in an effort to help form the very first Unama’ki Chamber of Commerce.

by NationTalk on November 18, 2009718 Views

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Yukon Issues Quartz Mining Licence for Alexco’s Bellekeno Mine

November 18, 2009 Vancouver, British Columbia — Alexco Resource Corp. (TSX:AXR, NYSE-AMEX:AXU) (“Alexco” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that the Government of Yukon has issued a Quartz Mining Licence for the Bellekeno mine, being the primary permit authorizing Alexco to immediately commence mine development and mill construction at the site, located within the Keno Hill Silver District, Yukon.

by NationTalk on November 18, 2009891 Views

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Seeking applications for appointment to the FNFMB

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Aboriginal Financial Officers Association of Canada is seeking applications for appointment to the First Nations Financial Management Board (“FMB”) pursuant to Part 3, Section 41(2) of the First Nations Fiscal and Statistical Management Act, 2005 c.9.

by NationTalk on November 18, 20091042 Views

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Media Release: The Thunder Bay Chamber Of Commerce Announces 2010 Board Of Directors

November 12, 2009

The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to announce that the following individuals have been elected to the Board of Directors for a three year term, commencing December 1, 2009

by NationTalk on November 18, 20091211 Views

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NaiKun Wind Project Advances to Next Step in Clean Power Call

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Nov. 18, 2009 – NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NKW) is pleased to confirm that its offshore wind energy project is moving forward in BC Hydro’s Clean Power Call.

by NationTalk on November 18, 2009691 Views

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Manicouagan Minerals Completes Initial Drilling At Dorothy-Dobie Lake Gold Property-Pickle Lake, Ontario

– Provides Update on Status of Claims- Pickle Lake, Ontario

– Makes Option Payment on HPM/Forgues, Quebec

TORONTO, ONTARIO – Nov. 18, 2009 – Manicouagan Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MAM) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced diamond drilling program on its Dorothy-Dobie Lake Property located in the Pickle Lake area of northwest Ontario (see MAM Press Release dated October 21, 2009). Sixteen holes were completed totalling 2,292 metres. Seven holes (DOR-09-01 to 07) were drilled on the Dorothy Main Zone while nine holes (DOB-09-08 to 16) tested the Dobie Zone.

by NationTalk on November 18, 2009899 Views

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Plutonic Power Corporation Update: Progress on the 2008 BC Hydro Clean Power Call

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Nov. 18, 2009 – Plutonic Power Corporation (TSX:PCC) has received notification from BC Hydro that the Bute Inlet and Upper Toba Valley Projects continue to be under consideration in the 2008 Clean Power Call for Tender. In their notification, BC Hydro stated that they will commence discussions with an initial group of 13 projects and a further 34 before the end of November. Both the Bute Inlet and Upper Toba Valley Projects – proposed jointly with GE Energy Financial Services to BC Hydro in November 2008 – are listed in the second group. BC Hydro has advised that the intent of all discussions will be to successfully negotiate energy purchase agreements.

by NationTalk on November 18, 2009647 Views

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