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Notice of public meeting and participant funding offering for the review of the Regulatory Oversight Report for Research Reactors and Class 1B Accelerators: 2016 and 2017

April 3, 2018 – Ottawa, ON The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is offering participant funding to assist members of the public, Indigenous peoples and stakeholders in participating in the review of the Regulatory Oversight Report for Research Reactors and Class 1B Accelerators: 2016 and 2017. The CNSC will hold a public meeting on August 22–23, 2018 to […]

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Pembina Pipeline Corporation Declares Common and Preferred Share Dividends and Announces Conference Call and Webcast Details for its First Quarter 2018 Results and Annual General Meeting

CALGARY, April 3, 2018  – Pembina Pipeline Corporation (“Pembina” or the “Company”) (TSX: PPL; NYSE: PBA) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a common share cash dividend for April 2018 of $0.18 per share to be paid, subject to applicable law, on May 15, 2018 to shareholders of record on April 25, 2018. This dividend is designated an “eligible dividend” for Canadian […]

by pmnationtalk on April 4, 2018106 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Production and disposition of tobacco products, February 2018 Canadian manufacturers produced 1.5 billion cigarettes in February, down 2.5% from January. Cigarette production decreased 6.0% compared with February 2017. Continue reading  New products Report on Energy Supply and Demand in Canada, 2016 Preliminary Catalogue number Catalogue number57-003-X, (HTML | PDF) NT4

by pmnationtalk on April 4, 2018141 Views

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Is Canada’s health care system failing patients in northern communities?

Credits: The National Dr. Mike Kirlew is a family physician based in Sioux Lookout, Ont., and he’s one of the few doctors that flies into remote Indigenous communities. He says the level of care his patients receive is nowhere near comparable to what other Canadians receive. The National followed Dr. Kirlew on the job in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 3, 2018312 Views

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Minister Philpott congratulates the Huron-Wendat Nation Council on opening its new sports complex in Wendake

From: Indigenous Services Canada WENDAKE, Quebec – April 3, 2018  – Today, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, issued the following statement: “I would like to congratulate the Huron-Wendat Nation Council on inaugurating the Wendake sports complex on March 30. The Government of Canada is proud to have invested more than $4.6 million […]

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Ontario Lowering Heating Costs by Expanding Access to Natural Gas – Province Announces 11 Communities for New Service

Province Announces 11 Communities for New Service April 3, 2018 Ontario is helping to significantly lower heating costs for thousands of families and businesses in rural, northern and First Nations communities by expanding access to natural gas. The move is expected to save families as much as $1,100 every year. Jeff Leal, Minister of Agriculture, […]

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Mani-Utenam to welcome CERP hearings – The listening, reconciliation and progress Commission will hold hearings in Innu territory in May

VAL-D’OR, QC, April 3, 2018 – The Public Inquiry Commission on relations between Indigenous Peoples and certain public services in Québec: listening, reconciliation and progress’s team will be heading to the North Shore in May. Three weeks of hearings will be necessary to examine the issues that will be brought to the CERP’s attention. This […]

by ahnationtalk on April 3, 2018118 Views

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BC Government: New Student Ranger Program launched today

April 3, 2018 VICTORIA – Young people throughout British Columbia will have an opportunity to acquire a diverse range of job skills while working in the province’s spectacular natural environment, through the new BC Parks Student Ranger Program. This is the first program established with the proceeds that were generated from specialty BC Parks licence […]

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PE Government: Provincial government partners with community organizations to benefit Islanders

The provincial government is increasing its supports for community organizations that provide important programs and services to Islanders who need them the most. Finance Minister Heath MacDonald and Family and Human Resources Minister Tina Mundy made the announcement today at Queens County Residential Services, one of the various partners receiving support to expand services for […]

by ahnationtalk on April 3, 2018118 Views

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$1M gift expands education program for aspiring Aboriginal entrepreneurs

April 3, 2018 Aspiring Indigenous entrepreneurs in Canada will benefit from a $1 million gift from BMO Financial Group to expand the Aboriginal Canadian Entrepreneurs Program (ACE). Developed in partnership with the Tribal Resources Investment Corporation (TRICORP) and the University of Victoria’s Gustavson School of Business, the ACE program provides culturally appropriate and community-tailored business […]

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Applications Now Being Accepted for Manitoba Heritage Trust Program

April 3, 2018 Up to $25,000 in Matching Grants Available for Heritage Organizations: Ministers Community museums and archives can now access matching dollars from the new Manitoba Heritage Trust Program, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox and Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton announced today. “We are pleased to announce the details of our Heritage […]

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Ontario Helping Young People Find Jobs – Province Supporting Youth Employment and Small Businesses with New Hiring Incentive

Province Supporting Youth Employment and Small Businesses with New Hiring Incentive April 3, 2018 Ontario is helping young people find jobs and supporting employers by providing businesses with financial incentives to hire youth aged 15 to 29. Jeff Leal, Minister Responsible for Small Business, made the announcement today at Morello’s Independent Grocer in Peterborough alongside […]

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Canada and Alberta to make significant investments that will improve the lives of Canadians

From: Infrastructure Canada $3.3 billion available for projects to build prosperous communities and transition to a clean growth economy Edmonton, Alberta, April 3, 2018—The governments of Canada and Alberta are working together to make long-term infrastructure investments that will create economic growth, sustain well-paying jobs, build inclusive communities and support a low carbon, green economy–leading […]

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OFIFC Statement on Budget 2018

April 3, 2018 I am pleased to acknowledge the Government of Ontario’s commitment to ongoing investments for Urban Indigenous communities and Friendship Centres in the 2018 Budget. Several areas within the Budget that will benefit urban Indigenous communities include supports for Indigenous education institutes, expanded investment in culturally relevant childcare, expanded mental health supports, and […]

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Rubicon Minerals Expands its 2018 Exploration Program at the Phoenix Gold Project and Announces a Director Appointment

TORONTO, April 3, 2018  – Rubicon Minerals Corporation (TSX: RMX | OTCQX: RBYCF) (“Rubicon” or the “Company”) announces details of an expanded 2018 Exploration Program at the Phoenix Gold Project (the “Project”) and the appointment of Aleksandra (“Sasha”) Bukacheva, CFA, MSc., to the Rubicon Board of Directors (the “Board”). Expanded 2018 Exploration Program On January 23, 2018, Rubicon provided details on […]

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Call for Nominations: Saskatchewan’s 2018 Council of The Federation Literacy Award

April 3, 2018 The Ministry of Education is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Canada’s Premiers’ Council of the Federation Literacy Award (COFLA).  COFLA is an annual award that honours residents and organizations for outstanding achievement, innovative practice and excellence in literacy in each of Canada’s provinces and territories. “The work that literacy practitioners, educators […]

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ON Government: More Care for Seniors and their Caregivers

Ontario Marks Family Caregiver Day and Introduces Seniors’ Healthy Home Program April 3, 2018 10:20 A.M. Office of the Premier Ontario is taking steps to ensure that people are better able to look after their loved ones with new funding that supports caregivers and makes it easier for seniors to continue living at home. Premier […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 2018144 Views

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OTC: École St. Paul School installs Treaty 6 medal

The École St. Paul School community has become the first school in Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools—and the first provincial school in Saskatchewan—to install a Treaty 6 medal as visible recognition of an ongoing relationship with Indigenous Peoples. Working closely with staff at the Office of the Treaty Commissioner and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon, […]

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NELSON invests in Canada’s Indigenous youth

Three new scholarships part of company’s ongoing commitment to Truth and Reconciliation in Canada Toronto, April 3, 2018- NELSON, Canada’s leading educational publisher, has launched a scholarship program for Indigenous youth. The scholarship program, open to First Nation, Métis and Inuit students in their last year of high school, is just one of many ways that […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 2018164 Views

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RNC Announces Year End 2017 Results

RNC will host a call/webcast on April 3 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss 2017 results. North American callers please dial:  1-888-231-8191, international callers please dial: (+1) 647-427-7450. For the webcast of this event click [here] (replay access information below). TORONTO, April 3, 2018  – RNC Minerals (TSX: RNX) (“RNC”) announces its review of activities and financial results for the year ended December […]

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Avino Announces Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Year End 2017

April 02, 2018 Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (ASM: TSX/NYSE American; FSE:GV6, “Avino” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce the consolidated financial results for the Company’s fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017.  The financial statements and the management discussion and analysis can be viewed on the Company’s web site at www.avino.com, on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and […]

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Harte Gold Provides Corporate Update

Toronto – April 3, 2018 – HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) is pleased to provide the following update on Sugar Zone mine construction activities and appointment of a Director. Filing of Financials The Annual Information Form (“AIF”), Annual Audited Financial Statements and Management Discussion […]

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Alderon Welcomes Altius Nominee John Baker Back to its Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Alderon Iron Ore Corp. (TSX: IRON) (“Alderon” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the re-appointment of Mr. John Baker to Alderon’s board of directors effective April 2, 2018. “We are excited to have Mr. Baker return to the Alderon board,” stated President and CEO Tayfun Eldem, “and we are looking forward to […]

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Romios Signs Letter Agreement With Mcewen Mining To Sell Timmins Hislop Property

TORONTO, ONTARIO, April 3, 2018, Romios Gold Resources Inc. (“Romios” or the “Company”) (TSX.V-RG) (OTC-PK: RMIOF) (Frankfurt: D4R) is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with McEwen Mining Inc. (the “Letter Agreement”) to sell the Company’s Timmins Hislop property (the “Roger Gold Property”) in Hislop Township in the Matheson gold camp, Ontario for $500,000 […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 2018118 Views

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Arianne Phosphate Receives Additional Funding from the Government of Quebec For Its Lac à Paul Project

SAGUENAY, QUEBEC – (April 3, 2018) – Arianne Phosphate (the “Company” or “Arianne”) (TSX VENTURE: DAN; OTC: DRRSF; FRANKFURT: JE9N), a development-stage phosphate mining company, advancing the Lac à Paul phosphate rock project in Quebec’s Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region, is pleased to announce that it has received a grant of $ 1.5 million from the Ministry of […]

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Harte Gold Announces Passing of Director

Toronto – April 2, 2018 – HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) regretfully announces the passing of H. Douglas Scharf, a member of the Board of Directors and Audit Committee since July, 2015. Mr. Scharf had a prolific mining career, contributing over 30 years to […]

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Canada and British Columbia to make significant investments that will improve the lives of Canadians

Supporting new projects that build prosperous communities and transition to a clean growth economy Vancouver, British Columbia, April 2, 2018—The governments of Canada and British Columbia are working together to make long-term infrastructure investments that will create economic growth, sustain well-paying jobs, build inclusive communities and support a low-carbon, green economy—leading to a higher quality of […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 2018103 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Passenger Air Services Price Index, 2016 The Passenger Air Services Price Index decreased 6.4% in 2016 compared with 2015. This was the largest drop since 2009 when the index fell 8.8%. Both domestic (-4.6%) and international (-7.7%) fares declined. Continue reading  Experimental quarterly estimates of business entry and exit, fourth quarter 2017 Experimental quarterly estimates […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 2018134 Views

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Meet a young First Nations man who’s just aged out of foster care

Credits: CBC News First Nations youth Troy Bird navigates life on his own after growing up in foster care. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4583544

by ahnationtalk on April 2, 2018270 Views

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First Nations back LNG: New report

March 29, 2018 There’s a “high degree of support” among First Nations for LNG in BC, finds a new report from our Alliance and BC’s Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum […] Joint Engagement Report (2018) English Report on Indigenous Procurement Opportunities for LNG (2017) English NT4

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Saskatchewan researcher honoured by Ducks Unlimited

April 2, 2018 – OAK HAMMOCK MARSH, MAN – Dr. Ray Alisauskas is one of the most respected goose, sea duck and waterfowl population ecologists in the world. Over the weekend, another honour was added to his impressive list of accolades as Ducks Unlimited presented him with its 2018 Wetland Conservation Achievement Award in the […]

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Congratulations to all of the 2017 CAJ Awards finalists!

OTTAWA, April 2, 2018 – The Canadian Association of Journalists is pleased to release the full list of nominees in the 2017 CAJ Awards program. The recipients in each category will be announced May 5 at the CAJ Awards gala and conference banquet in Toronto, part of the #CAJ18 annual conference at the Hyatt Regency […]

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The National Center Honors INPRO Award Winners

March 27, 2018 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) recently honored deserving individuals, tribes, and businesses during the 42nd annual INPRO Awards Gala at the Reservation Economic Summit (RES) in Las Vegas. INPRO is the oldest and most prestigious Native American event that acknowledges the accomplishments and […]

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BCAFN Governance Committee Engagement Sessions – Spring & Summer 2018

March 29, 2018 Would you like to provide your input into the governance of the BC Assembly of First Nations? We are looking for participants to attend our upcoming regional engagement sessions to provide feedback to the BCAFN Governance Committee on their on-going governance work. In follow up to the BCAFN Assembly of First Nations […]

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The Town of Hearst and the Constance Lake First Nation announce a sustainable development project

March 29, 2018 The Town of Hearst and the Community of Constance Lake announced today a major partnership on waste management. At the signing ceremony, the two communities indicated that they will work together to demonstrate the value of cooperating on solid waste management to improve the environment, reduce costs, cooperate and establish a base […]

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BC Government: Sustainable revenue for Indigenous artists from work experience project

March 29, 2018 CHILLIWACK – Local Indigenous artists and production trainees creating collectible items are benefiting from a government-funded skills training and work experience project. “This project encourages artists, while adding a great training element,” said Shane Simpson, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction. “It illustrates government’s commitment and priorities to work collaboratively to […]

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City of Yellowknife: Smart Cities Challenge Open House

The City of Yellowknife in partnership with Ecology North and Northlands Utilities is hosting an open house and public engagement meeting to discuss the group’s bid to win up to $5 Million in Smart Cities Challenge funding. The Smart Cities Challenge is a pan-Canadian competition open to communities of all sizes, including municipalities, regional governments […]

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2018 BC Community Achievers Announced

March 29, 2018 VANCOUVER – Premier John Horgan and Scott McIntyre, CM, Chair of the British Columbia Achievement Foundation, today named this year’s recipients of the BC Community Achievement Awards, marking the 15th offering of these awards. “The dedication and generosity of British Columbians like these make our communities great places to live,” said Premier […]

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Hamilton Fire Chief seeks Committee approval to donate surplus fire trucks to First Nations Communities

March 26 2018 HAMILTON, ON – Today at the Healthy and Safe Communities Department Committee meeting, the Hamilton Fire Department sought approval to donate two surplus fire trucks to the Nigigoonsiminikaaning and Couchiching First Nations Communities to help address their need for fire apparatus equipment. Recently, the Ontario Chief Coroner announced that an investigation will be […]

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Jordan Abel talks representation and erasure at NIC

March 29, 2018 Award winning Nisga’a writer Jordan Abel will be visiting NIC in celebration of National Poetry Month. He’ll be at the Stan Hagen Theatre at NIC’s Comox Valley campus Thursday, April 5 and Room S-108 at NIC’s Port Alberni campus Friday, April 6. Both readings are free community events beginning at 7 pm. […]

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NAN Acknowledges Support for Fire Safety on Anniversary of Tragic House Fire

March 29, 2018 THUNDERBAY, ON: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddleracknowledgedthe progress and support NAN has received to improve fire safety on the second anniversaryof a tragic house fire that claimed nine lives in Pikangikum First Nation. “It has been a difficult two years since the tragedy in Pikangikum and we continue to […]

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TransCanada Places Final Section of 2017 NGTL Expansion Program into Service

CALGARY, Alberta, April 02, 2018 — Media Advisory – TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) today announced its Northwest Mainline Loop-Boundary Lake pipeline has been placed into service, completing the final section of its 2017 Expansion Program on the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System. With the completion of winter construction activities, the 2017 Expansion Program […]

by pmnationtalk on April 2, 2018137 Views

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Métis students caring for the community’s future with support worker program

March 29, 2018 Sixteen Métis participants in the Lower Mainland have the opportunity to create a brighter future for themselves, their families and their community, with the launch of the Métis Community Support Worker program. “This partnership, between the University of the Fraser Valley and Métis Nation British Columbia, is helping Métis students get training […]

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NL Government: Provincial Government Meeting Commitment to Support Individuals with Complex Needs

March 29, 2018 Focused efforts to support individuals with complex needs are now in place across a number of Provincial Government departments and agencies. These initiatives deliver on a commitment in The Way Forward vision to implement client-focused interventions to support individuals with complex needs, including mental health and addictions, housing, and access to basic […]

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UNBC: Berger, Hill scheduled to receive Honorary Degrees

March 29, 2018 Prince George, B.C. – Thomas Berger, a prominent lawyer and former B.C. Supreme Court Justice and Lawrence Hill, a critically acclaimed Canadian author and screenwriter are slated to receive honorary Doctor of Laws degrees during at the 2018 convocation at the University of Northern British Columbia’s Prince George campus on May 25. In […]

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PSA: QIA’s information session for Q-STEP and Tuttarvik in Iqaluit

March 29, 2018 Location: Northmart and Arctic Ventures Marketplace Date of information session: April 4 and 5, 2018 Time: 5pm to 6pm The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is continuing community visits in the Qikiqtaaluk to give information sessions on QSTEP – the Qikiqtani Skills and Training for Employment Partnership programs and to help enroll Inuit in […]

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Selkirk College Welcomes Dr. Leroy Little Bear

MAR 29 2018 From a residential school on the Blood Reserve in Southern Alberta to the founding director of Harvard University’s Native American Program, Dr. Leroy Little Bear is recognized as one of the continent’s leaders in the advancement and acceptance of Indigenous worldview in education. Hailing from the Blood Tribe in southern Alberta, he […]

by pmnationtalk on April 2, 2018129 Views

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Manitoba Government Proclaims East Side Road Authority Repeal Act

March 29, 2018 The Manitoba East Side Road Authority Repeal Act has been proclaimed by the government of Manitoba, ensuring that a single government department is in charge of road infrastructure in the province, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today. “During the last election, our government promised to reduce duplication and to ensure that a […]

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Power Metals Announces Aggressive 15,000 metre Drill Program at Case Lake

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – (April 2nd, 2018) – Power Metals Corp. (“Power Metals Corp.” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:PWM)(FRANKFURT:OAA1)(OTC:PWRMF) is pleased to announce that we are now working on the logistics for the 2018 drill program which will begin following the snow melt in early May. The spring drill targets are estimated to total 8,000 m and the fall […]

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Orchestre Métropolitain wins the 33rd Grand Prix of the Conseil des arts de Montréal

MONTRÉAL, March 29, 2018 – The Orchestre Métropolitain has won the 33rd Grand Prix of the Conseil des arts de Montréal, along with the accompanying $30,000 prize. The inaugural Prix du jury, awarded by the Caisse Desjardins de la Culture, went to ATSA, Quand l’Art passe à l’Action. The annual awards luncheon, hosted by Matthieu Dugal at the Palais des congrès de Montréal, was attended […]

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