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Tervita Corporation Announces Change to Executive Team

CALGARY, ALBERTA (April 23, 2019) – Tervita Corporation (“Tervita”, or the “Company”) (TSX:TEV) a leading waste and environmental solutions provider, announced today that Brad Dlouhy, its Chief Operating Officer (COO) will be leaving the organization effective immediately. The COO role will now be filled by John W. Cooper, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tervita. […]

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Northern Pulp Now Has Terms of Reference for Focus Report

The Department of Environment provided Northern Pulp with the terms of reference for its focus report today, April 23. Environment Minister Margaret Miller is requiring the report as part of the environmental assessment process for the company’s proposed effluent treatment facility project. “We require more information to properly assess the project’s impacts on the environment,” […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019132 Views

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TransAlta Comments on Mangroves’ Latest News Release

Calgary, April 23, 2019 — TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta” or the “Company”) (TSX: TA) (NYSE: TAC) today commented on the latest news release from Mangrove Partners. “Mangrove’s latest claim is without merit and is simply the latest complaint in a string of frivolous tactics. We will defend TransAlta and the interests of our shareholders vigorously,” said […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201982 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Seamus O’Regan to discuss Jordan’s Principle funding through Budget 2019 and to provide remarks at Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs

From: Indigenous Services Canada Winnipeg, Manitoba – Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, will be in Winnipeg to highlight investments for Jordan’s Principle from Budget 2019. Following the announcement, Minister O’Regan will be available to take questions from the media. Later that morning, Minister O’Regan will be providing opening […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019115 Views

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Justice for First Nations women: The AFNQL will request the United Nations’ intervention

NEW YORK, April 24, 2019  – “Justice for the women of our Nations can no longer wait. Discrimination on the part of police services towards First Nations women must be subject to a specific review by UN bodies such as the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women. This is the message we are bringing […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019105 Views

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Government of Canada invests in marine training for women, Northerners, Inuit and Indigenous peoples through the Oceans Protection Plan

From: Transport Canada April 24, 2019 Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia Indigenous coastal communities share ties to Canada’s oceans that span generations. They value them as a source of livelihood, food security, and transportation routes. The Oceans Protection Plan is providing Indigenous peoples with new opportunities to protect and preserve Canada’s oceans and sea routes. Today, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019122 Views

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Suncor Energy to release first quarter 2019 financial results and hold Annual General Meeting of shareholders

CALGARY, Alberta, April 23, 2019 — Suncor will release its first quarter financial results on May 1, 2019 before 8:00 p.m. MT (10:00 p.m. ET). A webcast to review the first quarter will be held on May 2 at 7:30 a.m. MT (9:30 a.m. ET). Representing management will be Steve Williams, chief executive officer, Mark […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019126 Views

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Supporting community economic development and growth in Sudbury area First Nation

From: FedNor Government of Canada investment helps Atikameksheng Anishnawbek complete detailed design plan for a business park. April 24, 2019 – Sudbury, ON — Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario — FedNor The residents and businesses of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek are one step closer to accessing new growth and job opportunities thanks to a Government […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201975 Views

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Faculty of Engineering Launches 2019/20 Indigenous Initiatives Workshop Series for Engineering Faculty Members

Seeing Through an Indigenous Framework April 24, 2019 — The Faculty of Engineering with support by the University of Manitoba Indigenous Initiatives Fund, the NSERC Chair in Design Engineering, the Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, and Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge, is pleased to announce the 2019/2020 Indigenous Initiatives Workshops & […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201966 Views

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the results of the provincial election in Prince Edward Island

April 23, 2019 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on the results of the provincial election in Prince Edward Island: “Islanders have chosen to elect a minority government led by the Progressive Conservative Party of Prince Edward Island. “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I offer my congratulations to Dennis […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019110 Views

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Council and Katzie First Nation Continue to Build Strong Relationships

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 File Number: 2019-12 PITT MEADOWS, BC – Last week, Mayor Bill Dingwall and Katzie First Nation (KFN) Chief Grace Cunningham celebrated the collaborative relationship between the two communities with a joint presentation at the First Nations Housing & Infrastructure West Conference in Vancouver. Both partners work hard to build a shared […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019162 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019 Foreign direct investment, 2018 The stock of Canadian direct investment abroad grew at a faster rate (+10.4%) in 2018, largely as a result of valuation gains from a weaker Canadian dollar. The growth in the stock of foreign direct investment in Canada also picked up pace (+5.0%) when compared with the two […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 2019159 Views

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Canadian History Through the Lens of Indigenous Women 2019

Credits: FRP-BC In the Spirit of Truth and Reconciliation, learn about Canadian History Through the Lens of Indigenous Women. One of the first steps to committing to reconciliation is learning the truth about our shared history in the creation of Canada. We invite you to join this unique online learning cohort to explore the creation […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019439 Views

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UBCIC: Coalition on MMIWG2S Stands With Wilson-Raybould & Philpott

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, B.C. – April 23, 2019) The Coalition on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirit People in BC is deeply outraged and angered at the expulsion of former Justice Minister of Justice and Attorney General Jody Wilson-Raybould and former Treasury Board President Jane Philpott from the federal Liberal caucus and that […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019230 Views

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YT Government: Canadian Index of Wellbeing public engagement underway

A comprehensive baseline study of wellbeing in Yukon is being undertaken by the Government of Yukon in partnership with the Canadian Index of Wellbeing. The project will begin with a two-month public engagement that invites Yukoners to contribute their ideas for measuring what matters and how to define what progress looks like in the territory. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019157 Views

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Ontario Seniors Receive More Support with Publicly-Funded Dental Care

April 23, 2019 TORONTO —Senior citizens in Ontario deserve to be respected and live in dignity. Often obstacles and finances have prohibited some seniors from being able to receive the dental care they require. Ontario is protecting what matters most by providing low-income seniors access to quality dental care through a new publicly-funded dental care […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019202 Views

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BC Government: Funding programs that aim to keep kids out of gangs, neighbourhoods safe

April 23, 2019 BBOTSFORD – To assist communities facing increased gun and gang violence throughout British Columbia, six programs aimed at enhancing efforts to prevent, disrupt and combat this violence will receive sustained funding through the Gun and Gang Violence Action Fund from Public Safety Canada. “Prevention and intervention at the community level are important […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019187 Views

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New exhibitions at the MAC starting June 20: bold summer programming featuring Québec and Canadian artists

MONTREAL, April 23, 2019 – Le Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal (MAC) is pleased to announce its summer programming beginning June 20 which, through questions of identity and humanity, will explore some of the pressing issues of our time. The works of Québec and Canadian artists Rebecca Belmore, Nadia Myre, Chloé Lum and Yannick Desranleau […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019130 Views

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Media Advisory – Chilliwack, British Columbia

From: Infrastructure Canada Chilliwack, British Columbia, April 23, 2019 – Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; His Worship Ken Popove, Mayor of the City of Chilliwack; Chief Robert Gladstone of Shxwha:y Village; and Councillor Steven Williams of Skwah First […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 201970 Views

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Unicef Canada: Two-thirds of children and youth in Canada feel like they don’t belong

TORONTO, 23 April 2019 – A sense of belonging is a core human need yet the vast majority of Canadian children and youth feel isolated and unsupported by family, friends and teachers, according to data collected by UNICEF Canada’s One Youth. Recognizing that young people have important perspectives about the issues affecting them and ideas […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019126 Views

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Export Navigator expanded to support regional exporters

From: Western Economic Diversification Canada More rural communities in British Columbia to get export assistance April 23, 2019 – Vancouver, British Columbia – Western Economic Diversification Canada To help more rural business owners in B.C. get their goods to international and interprovincial markets, the Export Navigator initiative will be expanded to offer specialized support for […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019187 Views

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Canada to establish a new National Wildlife Area in the Bay of Fundy

From: Environment and Climate Change Canada April 23, 2019 – Advocate Harbour, Nova Scotia It’s in our nature to conserve our land and water, protect our wildlife and save the places we love. But the world’s nature is in decline, with wilderness disappearing at a rapid rate and wildlife populations falling by 60 per cent […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019220 Views

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Province supports BCAFN Economic Development Strategy

LHEIDLI T’ENNEH, PRINCE GEORGE The BC Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) will continue development and implementation of its economic development strategy, supported by $2.24 million in provincial funding over the next two years. This funding will ensure that capacity and innovation are available to BCAFN to support First Nations economic goals and improve our ability […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019157 Views

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Government of Canada invests $54 million in six public safety projects across Northern Saskatchewan

From: Public Safety Canada April 23, 2019 Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Community safety – particularly in rural and remote regions facing unique challenges – is a top priority of the Government of Canada. Today, the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, announced funding for six community safety initiatives in Northern Saskatchewan, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019224 Views

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Hopedale set to hold Labrador Inuit Youth Symposium

April 23, 2019 This year’s Labrador Inuit Youth Symposium will center on land-based programming with a focus on cultural healing. The annual event, taking place at the Department of Health and Social Development’s Healing Lodge at Little Bay near Hopedale from April 24-29, will gather youth from each of the five Labrador Inuit communities and […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019158 Views

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Investing in Northern Ontario’s creative economy to spur business growth and create jobs

Government of Canada funding to help attract cultural industries private sector investment April 23, 2019 – Sudbury, ON — Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario — FedNor Local residents and businesses will benefit from improved opportunities and a stronger economy thanks to a Government of Canada investment of $850,000. This FedNor funding will enable Cultural Industries […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019188 Views

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YVR Marks Retirement of Mary Jordan, Board Chair, with Scholarship

April 23, 2019 · Richmond, B.C. Annual $20,000 scholarship for a female business student in British Columbia Today, Vancouver Airport Authority announced that Mary Jordan will retire as Chair of the Board of Directors in May 2019 at the end of her full term. Mary had an impressive 15-year tenure at Vancouver International Airport (YVR), having served […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019148 Views

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Award-winning Canadian and U.S. journalists mark World News Day on May 2 in Toronto

Event celebrates the importance of fact-based journalism and why news matters TORONTO, April 23, 2019 – Grammy award-winner Lucinda Williams and a host of top Canadian and U.S. journalists will mark the Canadian Journalism Foundation’s (CJF) second World News Day on May 2 in Toronto. Brian Stelter, chief media correspondent for CNN Worldwide and host […]

by aanationtalk on April 23, 2019183 Views

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Budget 2019 Invests in Canada’s First University in the North

April 23, 2019 – Whitehorse, Yukon – Department of Finance Canada Every Canadian deserves a real and fair chance at success, no matter where they live. That’s why the Government is making significant and continued investments in people. When more Canadians are able to continue their education, practise new skills, or learn on the job, […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019120 Views

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The Government of Canada Supports Local Festivals in Metro Vancouver

VANCOUVER, April 23, 2019 The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, today announced investments totalling more than $1.6 million to support local festivals and performing arts series across the Greater Vancouver area. These investments will benefit 41 arts, culture and heritage organizations, including the Vancouver International Writers Festival Society, the Centre culturel francophone […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 201999 Views

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Media Advisory: Governor General Honours Remarkable Canadians

April 23, 2019 OTTAWA—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will present honours to 39 recipients during a ceremony at Rideau Hall on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. Recipients will be recognized for their excellence, courage or exceptional dedication to service with one of the following honours: a Meritorious Service Decoration (Civil […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019195 Views

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SaskPower’s Next Utility-scale Solar Project Moves to RFP Phase

April 23, 2019 Saskatchewan’s next 10-megawatt (MW) solar project is one step closer to reality as SaskPower moves forward with the Request for Proposal (RFP) phase of the competition.The Request for Qualification (RFQ) phase saw 22 applications from 13 proponents pre-qualified to submit proposals during the RFP phase. “Increasing Saskatchewan’s renewable power capacity is a […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019150 Views

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National Access Cannabis Corp. Continues Growth with License for 25th Canadian Retail Location

With the new license to open a retail store at 130, 5403 Crowchild Trail NW, Calgary, the Company has assembled a portfolio of 15 stores in Alberta, and 25 stores in total. With 25 stores in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan, NAC has the largest footprint of any private or public cannabis retailer in Canada, according to provincial licensing statistics. The Company continues […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 201969 Views

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Government of Canada supports establishing an environmental DNA laboratory in Winnipeg

April 23, 2019 – Winnipeg, Manitoba, Western Economic Diversification Canada Environmental DNA (e-DNA) is an efficient and non-invasive new way to sample organisms, and it is revolutionizing biodiversity monitoring in Canada. eDNA is DNA extracted from environmental samples, like water and soil, without having to isolate the target organisms. Current biodiversity monitoring relies on visual […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019104 Views

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Alexco Closes C$3.5 Million Flow-Through Equity Financing

April 23, 2019 – Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE AMERICAN: AXU, TSX: AXR) (“Alexco” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has closed the previously announced flow-through bought deal private placement (the “Offering”) with Cantor Fitzgerald Canada Corporation (the “Underwriter”). The Company issued a total of 1,842,200 flow-through common shares (the “Flow-Through Shares”) at an […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 201976 Views

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Media advisory: Marc Serré to announce FedNor support for First Nation business park in the Sudbury region

SUDBURY, Ontario, April 23, 2019 — Marc Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt, will be in Atikameksheng Anishnawbek on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 to announce FedNor funding in support of community economic development. The announcement will be made on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019101 Views

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City of Campbell River: City Economic Development announces 2019 Modern Entrepreneur Series

Apr 18, 2019 Campbell River’s Modern Entrepreneur Series launches with power-driven topics that touch on the many areas of economic development. From tools to help drive your business to Campbell River’s first-ever Youth Hackathon, industry, housing and technology, these events highlight the trends and innovation facing today’s business. These free events will be sure to […]

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Energy Council of Canada: 2018 NAREF Reports

2018 NAREF Reports Day 1 Report Day 2 Report NT4

by aanationtalk on April 23, 2019104 Views

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MB-SCO: Upcoming Federal Election

April 22, 2019 Grand Chief on the upcoming Federal Election 2019. ANISHINAABE/DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB –SCO Grand Chief Jerry Daniels initiates discussion on the upcoming federal election 2019.  This is a critical time to begin discussing what the federal election would mean for the southern First Nations in Manitoba.  This is the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe Nation in […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019153 Views

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Wilfrid Laurier University Press celebrates book design with panel discussion, exhibit

April 22, 2019 Waterloo – Wilfrid Laurier University Press is inviting a panel of award-winning designers to a discussion on book and cover design. Form and Function in Great Book Design will take place April 25 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Robert Langen Art Gallery in the Library on Laurier’s Waterloo campus. The Robert Langen Art Gallery will also be the site […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019189 Views

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Arctic Council: The final stretch

April 23, 2019 Ambassador Aleksi Härkönen, Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials speaks about the preparations for the Ministerial meeting in Rovaniemi, which will conclude the Finnish Chairmanship in May. He also goes into some of the common solutions the Arctic Council has explored during Finland’s two-year term. The Ministerial meeting in Rovaniemi is approaching. […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019147 Views

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Bridging Finance Inc. Announces The Launch of the Bridging Indigenous Impact Fund

TORONTO, April 15, 2019  – Bridging Finance Inc. (“Bridging Finance”) is pleased to announce the launch of its latest product, the Bridging Indigenous Impact Fund (the “Fund”) which is currently available through the IIROC dealer channel on FundSERV and to institutional investors. The Fund is a socially responsible and ethical fund providing support for economic development to Indigenous communities and projects. […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019192 Views

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RMWB: Local Indigenous artists are encouraged to submit works of art for Art in Motion

(Fort McMurray, AB – April 18, 2019) – For June, McMurray Experience wants to feature local Indigenous art in the Art in Motion exhibit. The theme is celebrating Indigenous cultures, and what better way to do that is to feature local Indigenous artists. Art in Motion is a unique opportunity for local artists and residents […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019119 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Participates in the 18th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Assembly of First Nations Participates in the 18th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues April 23, 2019 (New York City, NY) – The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) co-hosted an event today at United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York called Achieving the Promise of the International Year of Indigenous Languages […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019320 Views

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Media Advisory – Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security to Host Food Security Symposium

Advancing collaborative action on the issue of hunger that affects 4 million Canadians MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 23, 2019  – The Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security will host its second annual Food Security Symposium on Friday, April 26th in Toronto, bringing together more than 175 participants representing a broad range of skills, resources and interests from across Canada. The […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019222 Views

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Horizon North Logistics Inc. Provides Update on LNG-Related Activities

CALGARY, ALBERTA, April 23, 2019 – TSX Symbol: HNL Horizon North Logistics Inc. (“Horizon North” or the “Corporation”) (TSX: HNL.TO) provided an update today on the Corporation’s liquefied natural gas (“LNG”)-related activities, including new camp contracts to support the construction of the Coastal GasLink Pipeline project (the “Coastal GasLink Project”) and the expected opening of […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019119 Views

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TransCanada provides results of Series 7 Shares conversion elections

CALGARY, Alberta, April 23, 2019 — News Release — TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada or the Company) announced today that 725,094 of its 24,000,000 fixed rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series 7 (Series 7 Shares) were deposited for conversion on April 30, 2019 on a one-for-one basis into floating rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019117 Views

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RDC strides ahead in cultural inclusion – LacombeOnline.com

22 April 2019 On top of Red Deer College gaining University status, RDC has now taken extra measures to ensure that the needs of Indigenous education have been met. RDC will join only six other institutions in Alberta in signing the Colleges and Institute Canada Indigenous Education Protocol and only 57 institutions have signed the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2019104 Views

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Fortune Minerals Completes Option Agreement to Purchase Alternative Site for Proposed Metal Processing Refinery

Additional sites being evaluated based on expedited approvals process LONDON, ON, April 23, 2019 – Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQB: FTMDF) (“Fortune” or the “Company”) (www.fortuneminerals.com) has entered into an option to purchase an alternative site to construct the proposed hydrometallurgical refinery that would process metal concentrates from the Company’s planned NICO Cobalt-Gold-Bismuth-Copper Mine in the Northwest Territories. Fortune […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 2019115 Views

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Red Pine Continues to Expand Footprint of Gold Mineralization at its Wawa Gold Project

Toronto, Ontario – April 23 , 2019 – Red Pine Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: RPX) (“Red Pine” or the “Company”) announces new drilling results from its delineation and exploration drilling in the Wawa Gold Corridor that includes the Surluga Deposit (“Surluga” or the “Deposit”). The Surluga Deposit1 is one of two (2) known resources, identified to date, on […]

by pnationtalk on April 23, 201958 Views

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