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WPC Resources Reports on Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Provides Corporate Update

Vancouver, BC / December 18, 2018 / WPC Resources Inc. (“WPC” or the “Company”) reports that its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”) was held on December 17, 2018. A total of 32.4 million shares were voted by proxy representing 25.0% of the Company’s issued and outstanding common shares. All items were passed […]

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Healthy Horizons improves Health Education in northern Indigenous classrooms

Winnipeg, MB, December 18, 2018 – The North West Company’s Healthy Horizons Foundation is helping the Heart & Stroke Foundation close the health gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in northern communities, with a $20,000 grant. The grant will help bring the HeartSmart Kids program, which strives to provide youth with the tools and education […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 2018241 Views

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DP Worlds’s Fairview Terminal in Prince Rupert Reaches 1 Million TEU Milestone

DECEMBER 18, 2018 PRINCE RUPERT, BRITISH COLUMBIA — The Port of Prince Rupert and DP World celebrated a historic milestone as Fairview Container Terminal handled its millionth container (TEU) for the first time in a calendar year. On December 18th, the millionth TEU was loaded onto the COSCO Africa with ILWU members and supply chain […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 2018239 Views

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Capstone and Sawridge First Nation Awarded Contracts by the AESO in the Renewable Electricity Program in Alberta

TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2018 Capstone Infrastructure Corporation (TSX: CSE.PR.A) (the “Corporation” or “Capstone”) and its partner Sawridge First Nation (“Sawridge”) are pleased to announce that their 48 megawatt Buffalo Atlee Wind Farm project located near Jenner, Alberta was selected by the Alberta Electricity System Operator (AESO) in a competitive bidding process for the second round […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 2018344 Views

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Interfor Amends Share Buyback Program

INTERFOR CORPORATION (“Interfor” or the “Company”) (TSX: IFP) announced today that the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”) has accepted a notice filed by the Company of its intention to amend its normal course issuer bid (“NCIB”). The amended NCIB will allow for the purchase during the twelve-month period that commenced on March 7, 2018 and ends […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 2018166 Views

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Rogue Resources Issues Shares for Debt

TORONTO, ON – Rogue Resources Inc. (TSX-V: RRS) (“Rogue” or the “Company”) announces that, subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange (“TSXV”), it has entered into an agreement to issue shares to settle a debt amount of $25,000 owed to certain third-parties. The Company will be issuing 200,000 common shares at a deemed […]

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 2018163 Views

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BC Government: Province protects more wildlife habitat

December 18, 2018 VICTORIA – A unique wetland habitat and rare Garry Oak ecosystem in the Cowichan Valley make up B.C.’s newest wildlife management area. The Somenos wetlands, just north of Duncan, are a prime wildlife viewing site. Over 200 bird species have been observed, including the second-largest population of over-wintering trumpeter swans on Vancouver […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2018204 Views

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Deputation to the Toronto Police Services Board regarding the Toronto Police Services Board’s Anti-Racism Advisory Panel

The Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC) makes the following deputation to the Toronto Police Services Board (TPSB) in response to its Anti-Racism Advisory Panel (ARAP) Quarterly Update. The OHRC requests that the TPSB pass the following two motions: The TPS shall collect race-based data on all stops, searches, and use of force incidents by January […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2018205 Views

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Kuujjuaq Hydroponic Container – Growing Fresh Produce in Nunavik

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Makivik Corporation, with the financial assistance of $350,000 from la Société du Plan Nord, has acquired and installed a greenhouse container and a waste oil heating system in Nunavik’s biggest community. The Kuujjuaq Hydroponic Container has been operational since the beginning of December 2018. The aim of […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2018367 Views

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Statement on Government funding for oil patch: Ottawa must act on energy sector’s problems, not just the symptoms

(OTTAWA) – December 18, 2018 – Today’s announcement by the federal government of 1.6 billion dollars to support Canada’s struggling oil and gas sector is a band-aid, not a cure for what ails Canada’s oil and gas sector, says the Hon. Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. “The country’s struggle to […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2018132 Views

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Reminder of Nunavut Hunting Regulations

December 18, 2018 The Government of Nunavut Department of Environment (DOE) would like to remind Nunavummiut to review applicable wildlife regulations before hunting. Wildlife regulations are in place to ensure public safety and the ethical and sustainable harvesting of wildlife in Nunavut. It is the responsibility of harvesters to know the regulations. In Nunavut, it […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2018242 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Consumer Price Index, November 2018 The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 1.7% on a year-over-year basis in November, following a 2.4% increase in October. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI declined 0.2% in November. Continue reading  Survey of Innovation and Business Strategy, 2015 to 2017 Between 2015 and 2017, 17.4% of Canadian enterprises […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2018188 Views

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Government support for Indigenous tourism in Alberta

Credits: Edmonton Journal Richard Feehan (Alberta Minister of Indigenous Relations) and Tarra Wright Many Chief (Executive Director, Indigenous Tourism Alberta) announced an initiative to increase Indigenous tourism in Alberta on Tuesday December 11, 2018 at the River Cree Resort and Casino in Edmonton.

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018454 Views

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Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice of Annual General Meeting The Coalition of Indigenous Peoples of Saskatchewan (CIPS) Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place from Saturday, January 26 to Sunday, January 27, 2019 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. The AGM will be held at the Indian Métis Friendship Centre, 1409-1 Avenue East, Prince Albert. The purpose of CIPS is to […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018200 Views

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MUN: Name change marks 52 years of growth for Faculty of Nursing

Dec. 18 Nursing students returning to classes on Memorial’s St. John’s campus in January will open the doors to the university’s newest faculty, the Faculty of Nursing. Approved recently by the Board of Regents, Memorial’s former School of Nursing’s new name reflects more than half a century’s growth in program offerings, student population and service […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018245 Views

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New licensed child care spaces are coming to Richmond

Dec. 18, 2018 RICHMOND – Local families in Richmond will soon have access to 40 new licensed child care spaces. The spaces come from a $250,000 investment through the Province’s Childcare BC New Spaces Fund. “One of our goals is to give B.C. families access to more quality, licensed child care spaces,” said Katrina Chen, […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018191 Views

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RSC Position Paper: The Next Steps for Sustainable Science Advice in Canada – A Royal Society of Canada Position Paper

We live in an epoch of human history when social, technological and environmental changes are accelerating in ways that increase exponentially the complexity of policy-making and regulation. It is therefore more urgent than ever for governments to obtain sound expert advice before acting, especially in formulating public policies. Yet, paradoxically, falsehoods can now propagate globally […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018176 Views

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Camosun College welcomes a new member to the Board of Governors

December 18, 2018 Camosun College is pleased to announce the appointment Dr. Monty Bryant to the Camosun College Board of Governors. Dr. Bryant has been appointed for a term from December 31, 2018 to July 31, 2020. Monty Bryant also joined the Camosun College Foundation Board in 2018. He holds an RTR (X-ray technician), a […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018188 Views

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The City of Calgary and the Calgary Public Library invite Calgarians to ring in 2019 with a free New Year’s Eve celebration

The City of Calgary and the Calgary Public Library host a free New Year’s Eve celebration for the whole family. This year’s festivities include The Rumpus Room in the Municipal Building Atrium, a family dance party in the Central Library, a skating party in Olympic Plaza and the ENMAX fireworks. The events begin in the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018167 Views

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A tale of two centres at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg is pleased to announce the official opening of the Centre for Research in Cultural Studies (CRiCS) and the re-opening of the Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts and Cultures (CRYTC). Co-located in UWinnipeg’s Centennial Hall, the two cultural studies centres share a newly configured joint space funded through the Canada […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018270 Views

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Inclusive primary care improves people’s health, finds UBC-Western study

December 17, 2018 Respectful, inclusive practices in primary care clinics can significantly improve the health of low-income, marginalized people who may have previously experienced trauma or discrimination in society, says a new study from the University of British Columbia and Western University. ** SEE MEDIA OPPORTUNITY BELOW ** “As health-care providers, we need to make […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018194 Views

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BC Government: New fund will help communities build cleaner infrastructure

Dec. 18, 2018 SURREY – The Province of B.C. and Government of Canada are investing in locally owned green infrastructure projects that help communities use clean energy and become more energy efficient. Funding will be provided through the new CleanBC Communities Fund, part of the Investing in Canada infrastructure plan’s Green Infrastructure Stream (Climate Change […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018221 Views

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Call for Entries: 3rd Jets – Junior Entertainment Talent Slate

Berlin, Germany, February 12, 2019 (Fiction projects in development, emerging filmmakers) The 3rd JETS, Junior Entertainment Talent Slate, is currently accepting applications for its 2019 edition. Please note that projects must be submitted directly to WEP Productions, the organizer of the event. Deadline: December 20, 2018 Information and Registration Process JETS, Junior Entertainment Talent Slate, is […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018151 Views

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Province Announces Appointments to Manitoba Public Insurance Board

December 18, 2018 Two new members have been appointed to the Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) board of directors, Crown Services Minister Colleen Mayer announced today. “MPI is committed to exceptional coverage and service, affordable rates and safer roads through public auto insurance,” said Mayer.  “The board of directors provides strategic oversight to the corporation and […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018235 Views

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SFU: Report calls for integrating emissions reduction and climate adaptation practices

Report detailing best practices for climate mitigation and adaptation has been endorsed by Canadian professional associations December 18, 2018 A new Simon Fraser University report calls for governments to combine emission reduction and climate adaptation strategies and outlines best practices to reduce the severity of extreme climate impacts. The report, Low Carbon Resilience: Best Practices […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018237 Views

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Preserving and Protecting Ontario’s Drinking Water for Future Generations

Ontario’s Government for the People is Taking Strong Action to Ensure Drinking Water Safety December 18, 2018 Today, Minister Rod Phillips released his first Minister’s Annual Report on Drinking Water. The report highlights progress over the last year and shows that 99.8 per cent of more than half a million test results from municipal residential […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018185 Views

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BCAFN: Indigenous Intern Leadership Program

Winter 2018 The Indigenous Intern Leadership Program, made possible by the BC Assembly of First Nations and the Business Council of British Columbia through their joint Champions Table, brings together qualifying recent Indigenous Graduates with BC employers for two-year work opportunities. This program provides an opportunity for an Indigenous graduate to hold meaningful employment within […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018259 Views

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Minister of Families, Children and Social Development launches call for applications for the National Advisory Council on Poverty

From: Employment and Social Development Canada December 18, 2018                  Gatineau, Quebec             Employment and Social Development Canada The Government of Canada is focused on growth that benefits all Canadians and on investments that help grow the middle class and reduce poverty. As part of Canada’s First Poverty Reduction Strategy, the Honourable Jean‑Yves Duclos, Minister […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018165 Views

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Amazon expands Toronto Tech Hub and announces plans to create 600 new tech jobs

December 18, 2018 Amazon opens a new 113,000 sq. ft. office in downtown Toronto to accommodate the company’s continued job creation in Ontario With this expansion in Toronto, Amazon has this year alone announced plans to create more than 6,000 new jobs in Canada, from cloud computing and engineering roles to customer fulfillment positions Amazon […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018223 Views

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Canada Invests in New Brunswick’s Indigenous Forestry Initiative

From: Natural Resources Canada News release December 18, 2018 Tobique First Nation, New Brunswick Natural Resources Canada Canada’s forests continue to be important sources of good jobs in communities across the country, especially rural, remote and Indigenous communities. To ensure a direct benefit to Indigenous communities, our government is supporting Indigenous peoples’ participation in natural […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018180 Views

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Canadore College: Trades for Rookies

Dec 17, 2018 (NORTH BAY, ONT.) – Canadore College and Hard Hat Hunter have partnered to create a series of webisodes highlighting the trades from a beginner’s lens. The series, Steel Toe Rookie, is a collaboration between the organizations designed to highlight specific trades, as well as associated health and safety practices in the style […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018163 Views

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Memorial University Extends its Engagement with UArctic

Dec 17, 2018 During a meeting of UArctic’s Board of Governors in Hanover, USA on December 1, 2018, Memorial University renewed its partnership with UArctic. Memorial University’s President Gary Kachanoski, who currently serves as a member of UArctic’s Board of Governors and UArctic’s President Lars Kullerud signed Memorandums of Understanding for renewed commitment and collaboration […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018112 Views

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Task Force Created to Combat Increased Distribution and Use of Illicit Drugs

Federal, Provincial and Municipal Representatives Working Together to Provide Co-ordinated Response Federal, provincial and municipal leaders have formed a task force to address and respond to the rapid increase in the distribution and use of methamphetamine and other substances. The creation of the Illicit Drug Task Force was announced today by Health, Seniors and Active […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018163 Views

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A year of surprise and discovery at UBC News

Dec 18, 2018 Promising research discoveries that will help shape a better world emerged from UBC in 2018, as well as interesting findings that challenged what we thought we knew. From eye-opening research about the values of today’s young men, to counterintuitive stats about violence between teenage boys and girls, UBC News readers showed an […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018168 Views

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Kativik Regional Government – The Union Has a New Collective Agreement

KUUJJUAQ, QC, Dec. 18, 2018 – Members of the Kativik Regional Government Employees Union (KRGEU) have a new collective agreement. A settlement agreement was reached last April, however since then, the employer had been trying to back track on this negotiated agreement. The KRG finally heard reason and decided to honor the April deal. The […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018216 Views

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Laurentian University Board of Governors announces new appointments

December 14, 2018 – Laurentian University is pleased to announce three new members have been appointed to the Board of Governors. Mr. Khari Gaynor, Mr. Ricus Grimbeek, and Mr. Nelson Toulouse have each been appointed to a three-year term following the Board’s October 26th meeting. Laurentian alumnus, Mr. Khari Gaynor is Vice-President of Digital Marketing […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018156 Views

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NIC will offer introductory Likʷala /Kwak’wala and Nuu-chah-nulth language courses in Campbell River and the Comox Valley for the first time this January.

“I am excited and grateful that we are able to offer these beginning language courses in Campbell River and the Comox Valley,” said NIC Adult Basic Education instructor Sara Child, who developed the Kwak’wala course. “These courses support adult learners in obtaining relevant credits to achieve their Dogwood diploma,” she added. “But, more importantly, they […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018444 Views

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MLI – Video and Photos: Reconciling Duty to Consult and Economic Opportunity

As the nation’s leading think tank on the issues surrounding Indigenous peoples and resource development, the Macdonald-Laurier Institute understands that the key to future prosperity, opportunity and reconciliation is forming strong, long-term relationships between industry, government and Indigenous communities. We all want to see investment proceed. We need to work together to make it happen. […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018130 Views

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AltaGas Ltd. Announces Conversion Results for Series E Preferred Shares

CALGARY, Dec. 18, 2018 – AltaGas Ltd. (“AltaGas”) (TSX:ALA) announced today that after having taken into account all conversion notices received from holders of its outstanding Cumulative Redeemable Five-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series E (the “Series E Shares”) by the December 17, 2018 deadline, less than the 1,000,000 Series E Shares required to give […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2018156 Views

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GTA Resources and Mining Inc.: Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the annual and special meeting (the “Meeting”) of the shareholders of GTA RESOURCES AND MINING INC. (“GTA” or the “Corporation”) will be held at 855 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2J6 on Monday January 7, 2019 at 10:00 am READ MORE NT5

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018125 Views

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TimberWest Forest Corp.: Year in Review – 2018

December 17, 2018 Success for us is not just what we achieve, but how we achieve it. Over the past year we have celebrated new partnerships, announced some new goals, and had the privilege of mentoring the next generation of sustainable forest stewards. Enjoy some of the reflections we share from the past year and […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018216 Views

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Register Online now for The 2nd Annual AFN National Water Sympoium and Tradeshow

REGISTER ONLINE NOW FOR THE  2ND ANNUAL AFN NATIONAL WATER SYMPOSIUM AND TRADESHOW Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations will be hosting 2nd Annual AFN National Water Symposium and Tradeshow on February 26-28, 2019, at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Online registration is now available! Also, on the updated Symposium webpage at […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 20181117 Views

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Barkerville Completes $28.5 Million Financing Of Common Shares And Flow-through Shares; Announces 2018 Corporate Updates

Toronto, Ontario – December 18, 2018 – Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSXV:BGM) (“Barkerville” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce, further to its announcements on November 26, 2018 and December 6, 2018, that the Corporation has completed a brokered private placement financing of (i) 40,132,581 common shares of the Corporation that will qualify as “flow-through […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018183 Views

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Constantine Announces Maiden AG Zone Resource Estimate for Palmer Project of 4.26 Million Tonnes grading 9.04% Zinc Equivalent

December 18, 2018 Vancouver, BC – Constantine Metal Resources Ltd. (TSX Venture – CEM) (“Constantine” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce a maiden mineral resource estimate for the AG Zone at the Palmer Copper-Zinc-Lead-Silver-Gold Project (“Palmer” or “Project”).  AG Zone is the second deposit to be defined at Palmer and adds to the existing […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018127 Views

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Seabridge Gold Identifies New Porphyry Target at Iskut

December 18, 2018 Toronto, Canada… Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA) (NYSE:SA). This summer’s drilling on Seabridge’s 100%-owned Iskut Project in northwestern British Columbia encountered the hallmarks of a large copper-gold porphyry system: a robust hydrothermal breccia containing abundant clasts of chalcopyrite-pyrite-magnetite in veined intrusive rocks and stock works positioned over a large IP chargeability anomaly interpreted as […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018155 Views

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Greengate Power’s 113 MW Stirling Wind Project in Alberta Awarded 20-Year Contract by AESO

December 17, 2018; Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Greengate Power Corporation (“Greengate”) is pleased to announce that its 113 MW Stirling Wind Project (“Stirling Wind”) was awarded a 20-year Renewable Electricity Support Agreement (“RESA”) by the Alberta Electric System Operator (“AESO”). Stirling Wind is jointly-owned by Greengate, Potentia Renewables Inc. (“Potentia”) and Paul First Nation with […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018192 Views

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Probe Metals drills 61.1 metres of 2.2 g/t Au at Val-d’Or East Project, Quebec

Highlights: Infill drilling results continue to confirm bulk tonnage potential with intercepts grading up to 2.2 g/t Au over 61.1 metres, including 39.4 g/t Au over 2.0 metres, at New Beliveau and 5.3 g/t Au over 9.0 metres at North Zone Resource expansion drilling continues to return significant mineralization in the New Beliveau South area […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018164 Views

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Red Pine Exploration Announces Over Subscription of $1,000,000 Private Placement

TORONTO, ON, December 17, 2018 – Red Pine Exploration Inc. (the “Company”) (TSX-V:RPX) is pleased to announce that its  non-brokered private placement, previously announced on November 23, 2018, has been oversubscribed.  The Company initially announced the offering was for gross proceeds of up to C$1,000,000 (the “Offering”) with the option at the Company’s discretion to increase the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018137 Views

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Baffinland Iron Mines Corp.: Incident at Mary River Mine

December 16, 2018 – Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation regrets to advise that a contractor employee has died in a single-vehicle accident at the Mary River Mine Site. The incident occurred at approximately 5:06 this morning. The RCMP and the WSCC have been contacted and will conduct investigations. Baffinland has commenced a detailed internal investigation. Next of […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018542 Views

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Treasury Metals Closes $2 Million Financing

TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2018  – Treasury Metals Inc. (TSX: TML “Treasury Metals” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has closed a non-brokered private placement financing on December 17, 2018 (the “Offering”). The Company issued 7,682,075 flow-through common shares (“Flow-Through Shares”) for total gross proceeds of $2,074,160 at an issue price of $0.27 per Flow-Through Share. The gross proceeds will be used […]

by pmnationtalk on December 18, 2018168 Views

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