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Government of Canada congratulates Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation on the design and construction of their new school

From: Indigenous Services Canada August 15, 2019 — Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (KI) First Nation, Treaty 9 Territory (Ontario) — Indigenous Services Canada A safe and healthy place to learn is vital to a good education. The Government of Canada is working in partnership with First Nations communities to build school facilities that improve educational outcomes and […]

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Application 19M008 Notice of Application – Forty Mile County No. 8

Notice of Application Application 19.M.008 Vanrena Resources Ltd. Forty Mile County No. 8 The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has received application 19.M.008. This notice sets out the deadline for filing a statement of concern under the section “How to File a Statement of Concern.” Description of the Application Vanrena Resources Ltd. has applied under the […]

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Canada Helps Reduce Diesel Reliance in Indigenous Communities in Northern Quebec

From: Natural Resources Canada August 15, 2019 Montreal, Quebec Natural Resources Canada To combat climate change, Canada needs new and innovative approaches to electricity distribution. That is why the Government of Canada is funding a clean power infrastructure project in Northern Quebec that will help lower carbon pollution in off-grid communities reliant on diesel fuel. […]

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Crisis imminent over contaminated drinking water – Okanagan Indian Band files suit against Canada – Pleas and responsibilities ignored

KELOWNA, BC, Aug. 15, 2019 – Today the Okanagan Indian Band (OKIB) took the extraordinary step of filing a suit in Federal Court against the federal government over its failure to ensure the safety of drinking water. According to Okanagan Chief Byron Louis, “the federal government has put the lives of our people at risk.” […]

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Ontario Announces Next Steps to Improve Recycling and Tackle Plastic Waste

Improving the Blue Box Program Will Save Taxpayers Money and Help Divert More Waste from Landfills August 15, 2019 TORONTO — Ontario is taking action to improve recycling across the province and address the serious problem of plastic pollution and litter, as committed to in our Made-in-Ontario Environment Plan. Jeff Yurek, Minister of the Environment, […]

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Government of Canada announces investment in women’s organizations throughout Québec

From: Women and Gender Equality Canada August 15, 2019 – Québec City, QC – Women and Gender Equality Canada Women’s organizations provide vital services in our communities, supporting women and girls to be financially secure, free from violence, and able to fully participate in all aspects of our economy and society. Yet for far too […]

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Seabridge Gold Announces Snowstorm Drill Program Underway

Toronto, Canada… Seabridge Gold (TSX: SEA, NYSE:SA) announced today that it has initiated exploration drilling at its 100%-owned Snowstorm Project in Northern Nevada. A 7,000 meter drilling campaign is slated with pre-collar reverse circulation drilling to the Paleozoic surface followed by completion with diamond core drilling to target depths. Targeting concepts are based on analogy […]

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RNC Announces Second Quarter 2019 Results; Integration of Higginsville Gold Operations Proceeding on Target

RNC will host a call/webcast on August 15 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss the second quarter of 2019 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, Aug. 15, 2019  – RNC Minerals (TSX: RNX) (“RNC”) announces […]

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New mid-year record for container volumes through the Port of Vancouver

August 15, 2019 The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority today released the 2019 mid-year cargo statistics for goods and passengers moving through the Port of Vancouver. Between January 1 and June 30, 2019, overall cargo through the port increased 0.5% to a record 72.5 million metric tonnes (MMT) over the same time last year, with new […]

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Harte Gold Reports Q2 Production Increase Of 42% Over Q1, Ramp Up Continues To 800 TPD

August 14, 2019 Toronto, ON: HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) is pleased to provide the following results for second quarter (“Q2 2019”) ended June 30, 2019. Operations: Gold production increased 42% quarter over quarter to 7,754 ounces 42,601 tonnes of ore were mined for […]

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Stornoway Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

LONGUEUIL, Québec, Aug. 14, 2019 — Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX-SWY; the “Corporation” or “Stornoway”) reports its financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. (All quoted figures in CAD$, unless otherwise noted) FINANCIAL SUMMARY Revenues during the three months ended June 30, 2019 (“Current Quarter”) totalled $189.4 million, compared to $56.9 million […]

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3 million new cannabis consumers on horizon with legalization of “2.0 products”

12% of current non-consumers are expected to enter the cannabis market Nearly three-quarters of current consumers are not loyal to a particular product or brand One-third of non-consumers say they don’t know enough about cannabis to consume it Anticipated new consumers are most interested in baked goods, confectionery products (Toronto, 14 August 2019) Canada could […]

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2020 Epic Australia Pass On Sale Now: Ski Perisher, Falls Creek, Hotham, Japan, Whistler Blackcomb, and The Best of the U.S.

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – 15 August, 2019 – The 2020 Epic Australia Pass, the most flexible ski pass for Australians, is on sale today. Priced at only AU$829, guests can lock in Australia’s best value for unlimited, global, year-round skiing and riding for only AU$49 upfront. The Epic Australia Pass pays for itself in just four days […]

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TMAC Announces Q2-2019 Financial Results

TORONTO–TMAC Resources Inc. (TSX: TMR) (“TMAC” or the “Company”) reports its second quarter 2019 financial results. All amounts are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated. Jason Neal, President and Chief Executive Officer of TMAC, stated, “The royalty transaction announced this morning strengthens the balance sheet with gross proceeds of $57 million to enable ongoing investment […]

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Sugar Zone South Continues to Expand, SZ-19-276 Returned 23.59 g/t Over 2.02 m, Discovery of New Gold, Copper, Zinc Trend over 10 km

August 14, 2019 Toronto, ON: HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) is pleased to provide the following exploration update. Highlights The high grade Sugar Zone South discovery continues to expand. Current mineralized extent is 300 meters along strike and 200 meters down dip and remains […]

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Imperial Reports Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Vancouver | August 14, 2019 | Imperial Metals Corporation (the “Company”) (TSX:III) reports financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019, as summarized in this release and discussed in detail in the Management’s Discussion The Company’s financial results are prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards. The reporting currency of […]

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Canadian researchers are better supported and more diverse than ever before

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Minister of Science and Sport and Minister of Finance highlight government accomplishments in Canadian science August 15, 2019 – Toronto, Ontario Science and research are integral to the transformative discoveries and innovations that improve the lives of all Canadians. New medical breakthroughs, quantum computing technologies and innovative agricultural […]

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AB Government: Greater local input in caribou recovery planning

Local perspectives will play a larger role in caribou recovery planning following the establishment of three sub-regional caribou task forces in Alberta. Regional experts, including representatives of municipalities, Indigenous communities, industry, recreational users and environmental non-government organizations, will provide recommendations to government regarding land-use planning and caribou recovery actions. The three sub-regional planning task forces […]

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ITK Welcomes Federal Apology To Qikiqtani Inuit Related To Government Actions From 1950-1975

August 14, 2019 – Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami welcomes the apology today in Iqaluit by Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett on behalf of the Government of Canada to Inuit of Nunavut’s Qikiktaaluk Region for the federal government’s actions in the region between 1950 and 1975. The Qikiqtani Truth Commission provided an independent review […]

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Reconciliation in action: Fisheries agreement reached between Government of Canada and the Elsipogtog and Esgenoôpetitj First Nations

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada August 15, 2019 Halifax, Nova Scotia – The Government of Canada is committed to a renewed relationship with Indigenous peoples based on the recognition of rights, respect, cooperation and partnership. Building on this commitment, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, and the […]

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Ridgewood Canadian Investment Grade Bond Fund Declares Monthly Distribution for August of $0.0530 per Unit

TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2019 – Ridgewood Canadian Investment Grade Bond Fund is pleased to announce that a cash distribution of $0.0530 per unit has been declared. The monthly distribution equates to an annualized distribution rate of 5.30% on an initial subscription price of $12.00 per unit. The distribution is payable on September 13, 2019 to […]

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Government of Canada facilitates participation of Inuit firms in contract bidding in the Nunavut Settlement Area

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada August 15, 2019 — Ottawa, ON — Government of Canada Creating more economic opportunities for Inuit firms and increasing the representation of Inuit in the workforce will contribute to larger and stronger northern communities. The Government of Canada is introducing a new directive designed to increase the participation […]

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Government of Canada announces new investments in wildfire protection for First Nations communities

From: Indigenous Services Canada August 14, 2019 — Prince George, Lheidli T’enneh Traditional Territory, British Columbia — Indigenous Services Canada Supporting First Nations communities in emergency situations is a key priority for the Government of Canada. We know that climate change is making natural disasters more severe, more frequent, more damaging and more expensive, and […]

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The Daily Thursday, August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 National Cannabis Survey, second quarter 2019 Canadian males aged 15 and older are more likely to consume cannabis compared with their female counterparts. Males use cannabis more frequently—they are also more likely than females to consume it for non-medical reasons and to purchase the cannabis they use. Continue reading Stocks of frozen […]

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Government of Canada supports the Wahkohtowin Law and Governance Lodge and launches a Call for Proposals for the revitalization of Indigenous laws

From: Department of Justice Canada August 14, 2019 – Edmonton, Alberta – Department of Justice Canada The Government of Canada recognizes the importance of revitalizing Indigenous legal systems and the important role that Indigenous law institutes, in partnership with Indigenous communities, can play in the development, use and understanding of Indigenous laws. Today, the Honourable […]

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The Government of Canada supports the economic development of Indigenous communities along the St. Lawrence River with the Maritime Initiative

From: Indigenous Services Canada August 14, 2019 — Mingan, Traditional Innu Territory, QC — Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada is working together with First Nations on local economic development projects that empower communities and promote their prosperity. Today, Dan Vandal, Member of Parliament for Saint Boniface–Saint Vital and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister […]

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A National Online Indigenous Climate Change Platform to Learn, Share and Connect. Introducing the Indigenous Climate Hub

Media Release A National Online Indigenous Climate Change Platform to Learn, Share and Connect. Introducing the Indigenous Climate Hub. Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, ON, August 15, 2019, – Okwaho Equal Source, a leading global Indigenous social innovation company focused on delivering Indigenous social finance, social enterprise, innovation and procurement solutions, is proud to announce the launch […]

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Indigenous Skills and Employment Training Program – Shoal Lake

Credits: Employment and Social Development Canada What a historic milestone! Thanks to construction training funded by the Government of Canada, Shoal Lake First Nations celebrated the opening of Freedom Road – a 24km road that connects their community to the TransCanada Highway.

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I·SPARC: Save the Date! Healthy Living Leader Training

Healthy Living Leader Training is on its way! Registration opens AUGUST 26! Mark it in your calendar to avoid the waitlist! For more information, please contact Jessie Toynbee by email at jtoynbee@isparc.ca. View Image NT5

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Government of Canada supports important coastal environmental research on Canada’s Arctic coasts

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada August 14, 2019 Iqaluit, Nunavut — Canada’s Arctic waters are essential to the livelihoods, identity and natural heritage of countless Inuit communities. Protecting our coasts and marine habitats for future generations calls for long-term coastal environmental baseline data, which will allow us to identify changes in coastal ecosystems and the […]

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Wally Schumann: National Trade Corridors Fund Announcement

Good morning. I am pleased to be here this morning to take part in this official announcement. I would like to thank MP McLeod and all guests for joining us. MP McLeod continues to support our infrastructure initiatives and recognizes that these types of projects are investments in the future of the north. For that […]

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Sphinx acquires two gold projects in southern Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec

Montréal, August 14, 2019 – Sphinx Resources Ltd. (“Sphinx” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V: SFX) announces the acquisition of the Soufflot and Patrie gold projects in the MRC of Témiscamingue of southwestern Quebec. The Soufflot and Patrie projects are respectively located at the eastern and western ends of the Témiscamingue Archean gold belt (Figure 1). This […]

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Government of Canada invests in pre-construction work for Slave Geological Province Corridor in the Northwest Territories

From: Transport Canada August 14, 2019 Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Transport Canada The Government of Canada supports infrastructure projects that create quality, middle-class jobs and boost economic growth. Enhancing the northern transportation system supports and promotes economic growth and social development, offers job opportunities, ensures greater connectivity for Northerners, increases its resilience to a changing climate, […]

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BreakOut West: Final Wave of Showcase Festival Performers Announced!

BreakOut West is excited to announce the final wave of artists that will be showcasing at the 17th annual music festival, this year in Whitehorse, Yukon. Please see below for the third-round list of performing artists. Wristbands Available Now Wristbands for BreakOut West are available HERE Final Round of BreakOut West Festival Performers Alpha Toshineza […]

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Government of Canada announces significant contribution to the Innu of the North Shore for health and infrastructure

From: Indigenous Services Canada August 14, 2019 — Maliotenam, Traditional Innu Territory, Quebec — Indigenous Services Canada The government is committed to ensuring that First Nations across the country have modern health centres and roads. Today, while visiting the Innu community of Maliotenam, Dan Vandal, Member of Parliament for Saint-Boniface–Saint-Vital and Parliamentary Secretary to the […]

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Public Notice – Tilt Cove Exploration Drilling Project – Participant Funding Available

August 14, 2019 — The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal environmental assessment for the proposed Tilt Cove Exploration Drilling Project, located approximately 300 kilometres southeast of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. Funding […]

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Saskatchewan Hosts Canada’s Forest Ministers

Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial forest ministers gathered this week at Elk Ridge, in the heart of Saskatchewan’s boreal forest, for their annual meeting to discuss challenges and opportunities facing Canada’s forest sector. The August 12-14 meeting was hosted by Saskatchewan Environment Minister Dustin Duncan, current Chair of Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM). “The […]

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Media Advisory – Important announcement with Canada, Nunavut and Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Media advisory Iqaluit, Nunavut — Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, the Honourable Joe Savikataaq, Premier of Nunavut, and Aluki Kotierk, President of Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated. Date:  August 15, 2019 Time: 8 a.m. (EDT) […]

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Notice – Nunatsiavut Government Beneficiaries

Beneficiaries of the Labrador Inuit Lands Claims Agreement are welcome to attend an Open House to meet with the President and Ministers of the Nunatsiavut Executive Council. The Open House will take place in Nain, Nunatsiavut on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Nunatsiavut Administration Building’s Main Boardroom For more information, please […]

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Investing in the Promotion and Preservation of Culture in Seine River First Nation

From: Indigenous Services Canada August 14, 2019 — Maliotenam, Traditional Innu Territory, Quebec — Indigenous Services Canada The government is committed to ensuring that First Nations across the country have modern health centres and roads. Today, while visiting the Innu community of Maliotenam, Dan Vandal, Member of Parliament for Saint-Boniface–Saint-Vital and Parliamentary Secretary to the […]

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Elections NU: Attention all Potential Candidates

14/08/2019 Residents of Pond Inlet: the Tununiq Returning Officer’s office will be open Aug. 12-15 (12pm-7pm) & Aug. 16 (9am-7pm) at the Anglican Parish Hall. Declaration of Candidacies will be accepted until Aug. 16 at 2pm. Stop by to find out how to become a candidate or how to vote. By-election day is Sept. 16. […]

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Government of Canada announces appointments to the Canadian Accessibility Standards Development Organization

From: Employment and Social Development Canada August 14, 2019 Ottawa, Ontario Employment and Social Development Canada Accessibility in Canada is about creating communities, workplaces and services that enable everyone to participate fully in society without barriers. The Government of Canada believes that all Canadians deserve the same opportunities and chances at success. The Honourable Carla […]

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Saskatchewan Communities Receive Close To $2.7 Million In Charitable Gaming Grants

August 14, 2019 Groups and organizations across the province are receiving approximately $2.7 million from the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority’s (SLGA) charitable gaming grant program. “The charitable gaming grant program supports groups and organizations that fundraise through charitable gaming activities,” Minister responsible for SLGA Gene Makowsky said.  “The efforts of these groups benefit many […]

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The Government of Canada Increases Support for New Brunswick Festivals, Community Celebrations and Arts Presenters, and Announces New Support for National Acadian Day Festivities

From: Canadian Heritage August 14, 2019 The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, announced today that the Government of Canada has increased support to 181 festivals, community celebrations and arts presenters across New Brunswick, totalling $2.1 million so far in 2019‒2020. He also announced that 60 communities across Atlantic Canada, as well as […]

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Williams Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

TULSA, Okla.—-Williams’ (NYSE: WMB) board of directors has approved a regular dividend of $0.38 per share, or $1.52 annualized, on the company’s common stock, payable on Sept. 30, 2019, to holders of record at the close of business on Sept. 13, 2019. This is an 11.8% increase from Williams’ third-quarter 2018 quarterly dividend of $0.34 […]

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Media advisory: MP Miller to Announce Smart Grid Investment for Indigenous Communities in Northern Quebec

From: Natural Resources Canada OTTAWA — Marc Miller, Member of Parliament and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, will announce funding for a smart grid project, in Montreal, Quebec. A media availability will follow. Date:              […]

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Call for Proposal as the Designated Community Entity for Metro Vancouver under Reaching Home – Aboriginal Housing Management Association

Employment and Social Development Canada is accepting applications from organizations within the community of Metro Vancouver that are interested in supporting the delivery of funding under the Designated Communities stream of Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy. Reaching Home, launched on April 1, 2019, is a community-based program that provides funding for communities across Canada, as […]

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Canada Strengthens Indigenous Innovation in Saskatchewan’s Forest Sector

From: Natural Resources Canada August 14, 2019 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Natural Resources Canada Canada’s forest sector continues to be an important source of employment across the country, including in rural, remote and Indigenous communities in Saskatchewan. That is why Canada is investing in projects to equip Indigenous communities with tools to build greener businesses and promote […]

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Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations delivers apology to Qikiqtani Inuit

August 14, 2019 — Iqaluit, Nunavut — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Canada is facing the difficult parts of our shared history and acknowledging the hard truths of our past. Today, in the spirit of Saimaqatigiingniq – a concept that means when past opponents come together, meet in the middle and are at peace […]

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Media Advisory – The Honourable Seamus O’Regan celebrates with Adams Lake the reopening of the Chief Atahm School

Chase, Secwépemc Territory, BC — Please be advised that Minister of Indigenous Services, Seamus O’Regan, will visit Adams Lake Indian Band to celebrate the grand reopening of the Chief Atahm School and to recognize the Government of Canada’s support in bringing high-speed internet to First Nation school sites in BC. Date: August 15, 2019 Time: 11:00 a.m. […]

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