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Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. Announces Appointment of Board Director and VP of Finance

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN – June 5, 2018 – Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. (“Saturn” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: SMI) (FSE: SMK) is pleased to announce that effective June 1st, 2018, Mr. Christopher Ryan has been appointed to the Board of Directors and Mr. Geoff Jones has been appointed as VP of Finance for Saturn. Mr. Ryan […]

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Seabridge Gold Launches Program at KSM to Grow Iron Cap Resource

Toronto, Canada… Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA) (NYSE:SA) announced today two drilling rigs have been mobilized to KSM and drilling has commenced. Three additional rigs will be added when snow conditions permit. In total, Seabridge is budgeting $19.7 million for about 28,000 meters of drilling and surface work in the 2018 exploration program. The principal objectives for […]

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Alexco Resource Corp. Announces Increase to Bought Deal Offering of Flow-Through Shares

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES June 4, 2018 – Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE AMERICAN: AXU, TSX: AXR) (“Alexco” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that in connection with its previously announced bought deal financing, the Company and a syndicate of underwriters led by […]

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Granada Gold Begins Exploration Program on Eastern Extension of Long Bars Zone at Aukeko

Jun 4, 2018 Granada Gold Mine (TSX.V: GGM) (“Granada Gold” or the “Company”) announces that it has completed an initial trench program at its Aukeko property, immediately adjacent to its flagship gold property, the Granada Mine, in the province of Quebec, Canada. Under the supervision of GoldMinds Geoservices Inc., two trenches have been completed, totaling […]

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Commerce Resources Corp. Updates Environmental Test Work on Tailings Optimization for the Ashram Rare Earth Deposit

Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXv: CCE, FSE: D7H) (the “Company” or “Commerce”) is pleased to provide an update on the ongoing environmental tailings optimization test work being completed by the Centre Eau Terre Environnement of the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) in support of the Ashram Rare Earth Project (the “Project”). The test programs […]

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Horizon North Logistics Inc. Enters into $50 Million Bought Deal Public Offering of Common Shares

Calgary, Alberta (June 5, 2018) – Horizon North Logistics Inc. (“Horizon North” or the “Corporation”) (TSX:HNL.TO) announces that it has entered into a bought-deal financing with a syndicate of underwriters led by National Bank Financial Inc. Horizon North will issue 17,857,200 common shares (“Common Shares”) at a price of $2.80 per Common Share for gross […]

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Sabina Gold & Silver Reports Final Results From Spring Drill Program

June 5, 2018 Includes 8.38g/t Au over 11.45m from drill hole 18GSE532, north of the high-grade Vault Zone Vancouver, BC – Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (SBB.T), (“Sabina” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce final results from this year’s phase one, spring exploration diamond drilling program at its 100% owned Back River Gold Project […]

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Argonaut Gold Provides Update for its La Colorada Mine

Toronto, Ontario – (June 5, 2018) Argonaut Gold Inc. (TSX: AR) (the “Company”, “Argonaut Gold” or “Argonaut”) reports that the Judiciary court hearing with respect to the Company’s explosives permit for its La Colorada mine (see press releases dated April 12, 2018, April 17, 2018, April 27, 2018 and May 17, 2018) has been postponed […]

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Golden Predator and the Yukon Mint™ Unveil First Gold Coin

Vancouver, BC, June 5, 2018: Golden Predator Mining Corp. (TSX.V: GPY; OTCQX: NTGSF) (the “Company” or “Golden Predator”) and its wholly owned subsidiary, the Yukon Mint™ are pleased to announce the First Yukon Mint™ .9999 gold coin was unveiled on May 30th, 2018 at a Company event in Toronto, Canada. A community event will follow […]

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Baffinland Mine Rescue Team wins big in northern mines rescue competition!

June 4th, 2018 The Baffinland Mine Rescue Team (MRT) recently participated and posted winning results at the 2018, 61st Mine Rescue Competition, held in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. The team were challenged and tested in seven separate events against northern mines from the Ekati Diamond Mine (NWT), Gahcho Kué Diamond Mine (NWT), Meadowbank Gold Mine (NU), […]

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Loyalist Solar: Major construction work underway – BluEarth Renewables Inc.

This 54 megawatt (MW) solar project consists of three major work sites: the site includes: the solar panels, racking, direct current electrical collection system, alternating current electrical system, inverters and associated infrastructure, access roads and perimeter fence the connection line includes: overhead and underground electrical line circuits the substation includes: electrical substation transformer, communication lines […]

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PSA: QIA seeks community input on Tallurutiup Imanga interim management plan

June 4, 2018 The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is conducting meetings with five Qikiqtani communities on the interim management plan for the proposed Tallurutiup Imanga National Marine Conservation Area (NMCA). A team from QIA, the Government of Nunavut and Parks Canada will be hosting community meetings in Resolute Bay and Grise Fiord in June. Our […]

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Public Community Update on the Aurora College Foundational Review

FORT SMITH (June 5, 2018) – Thebacha MLA Louis Sebert and Caroline Cochrane, Minister of Education, Culture and Employment will hold a public meeting on the recently released Aurora College Foundational Review Report in Fort Smith on June 11. This is a chance for residents to learn about the Review Report, ask questions and provide […]

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Statement by Minister Philpott on Settlement Agreement Reached related to Orthodontic Coverage under the Non-Insured Health Benefits Program

From: Indigenous Services Canada OTTAWA, ONTARIO – June 5, 2018 – The Minister of Indigenous Services, Jane Philpott, issued the following statement today: “As Minister of Indigenous Services, I am pleased  a settlement agreement has been reached relating to orthodontic coverage under the Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) program. After a series of appeals under the […]

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“Learn To” summer program returns at Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park

Do you want to learn something new? Weekly Learn To program activities are once again offered this summer at Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park in Iqaluit! Cultural and Park program activities are planned for every Tuesday afternoon, from 1:15 p.m. to 3 p.m. starting the first week of June and ending in late August. Learn To […]

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Symposium spotlights the latest in Métis research

From April 27 to 29, Métis post-secondary students had front row seats to learn about the latest in Métis research. They were among nearly 100 people who attended the Ways of Knowing: Promising Directions for Métis Research symposium in Ottawa, co-hosted by the Chair of Métis Research at the University of Ottawa and Métis Nation […]

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Air Creebec Improves Its Network of Routes to connect all the Cree Communities on the Eastern and Western shores of James Bay

Press Release – Aware of the challenges facing air travel for the Cree communities along the shores of James Bay, Air Creebec has decided to open new routes. Starting in the summer of 2018, travellers from the Ontario side will be able to fly from the James Bay coast to Montréal via Timmins! Since last […]

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North American Palladium Signs Letter of Intent with Gull Bay First Nation

TORONTO, June 06, 2018 — North American Palladium Ltd. (“NAP”) (TSX:PDL) (OTC PINK:PALDF) today announced it had signed a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek, also known as the Gull Bay First Nation (“KZA-GBFN”). The LOI, dated June 5, 2018, sets out an agreement in principle regarding certain outstanding matters between the parties […]

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Goldcorp Signs Agreement with Three Ontario First Nations

Jun 06, 2018 Significant Milestone in Development of Borden Gold, Canada’s First All-Electric Underground Mine VANCOUVER, June 6, 2018 – GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G) (NYSE: GG) (“Goldcorp” or “the Company”) and three First Nation communities including Brunswick House First Nation (BHFN), Chapleau Cree First Nation (CCFN), and Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation (COFN) are pleased to […]

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The Daily Wednesday, June 6, 2018

June 6, 2018 Canadian international merchandise trade, April 2018 Canada’s exports rose 1.6% to a record $48.6 billion in April, while imports were down 2.5% to $50.5 billion. As a result, Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world narrowed from $3.9 billion in March to $1.9 billion in April. Continue reading Canadian international merchandise trade: […]

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Doug Ford Won’t Lift A Finger For Aboriginal & Indigenous People In Ontario

Credits: Deranged Justin Trudeau Haters Like what you see? Click the subscribe button in the video to keep up-to-date on the latest videos posted here. RULES ABOUT LEAVING COMMENTS This channel only accepts comments by posters who (1) use their real first and last names on their YouTube accounts. (2) Include a link to either […]

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Commemorating Mining Week in the NWT

YELLOWKNIFE (June 5, 2018) – In recognition of Mining week in the NWT, Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment Wally Schumann is issuing the following statement on the NWT Mining Sector: “I’m pleased to see many indications that the future is bright for this ever-important sector. “Grassroots exploration is rising and there is a renewed […]

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Official statement by Commissioner Michèle Audette

June 5, 2018 I have received the government decision on the National Inquiry’s extension request. I am currently inhabited by a feeling of incomprehension and deep disappointment. My thoughts are with the family members, survivors of violence and the Spirit of the lost loved ones as the Government of Canada is failing them once again […]

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PE Government: First-ever Mawi’omi Day brings students together

The word mawi’omi in Mi’kmaq means “gathering,” and that’s exactly what students will be doing on Mawi’omi Day June 21at the Abegweit First Nation. Mawi’omi Day is a pilot project that provides 65 students from Stonepark Intermediate, Mount Stewart Consolidated, and École François-Buote to gather with their peers at Abegweit First Nation to gain perspective, […]

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Government of Canada Partners with Health Authority on women’s shelter in Athabasca Basin

BLACK LAKE, SK, June 4, 2018 – The Government of Canada along with Athabasca Health Authority (AHA) announced funding today for the construction of an emergency shelter for women and children fleeing abuse. The new 6-room facility will be built on Black Lake Denesuline land, have room for up to 24 beds, and is named […]

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May 2018 Update on Long-term Drinking Water Advisories on Public Systems on Reserve

From: Indigenous Services Canada June 4, 2018 – Ottawa, ON – Indigenous Services Canada The federal government remains steadfast in its commitment to end all long-term drinking water advisories on public systems on reserve by March 2021. Ongoing investments in water and wastewater infrastructure are helping to lift all long-term drinking water advisories on public […]

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AFN Renews Call for Families First Approach as National Inquiry Receives Extended Mandate

AFN Renews Call for Families First Approach as National Inquiry Receives Extended Mandate OTTAWA, June 5, 2018 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde and Chief Denise Stonefish, Chair of the AFN Women’s Council, said today the extension of the National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls creates an […]

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Tenth B.C. Justice Summit brings dialogue on Indigenous justice

June 4, 2018 VANCOUVER – In a step forward for British Columbia’s relationship with Indigenous peoples, leaders of B.C.’s justice and public-safety sector met with Indigenous leaders, justice experts and community workers, for two days at the 10th B.C. Justice Summit on June 1 and 2, 2018, to discuss the relationship between Indigenous peoples and […]

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Trent University to Celebrate More than 1,800 Graduates at 2018 Convocation

June 1, 2018 Inaugural graduates from Master of Education, Water Science and Social Work programs among students to be honoured Students, families, faculty and special guests from across the country and around the world will gather at Trent University to celebrate the accomplishments of its newest graduates at the 2018 convocation ceremonies from Tuesday, June […]

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AKITA Drilling Ltd. and Xtreme Drilling Corp. Announce Strategic Business Combination

CALGARY, June 5, 2018  – AKITA Drilling Ltd. (TSX:AKT.A; TSX:AKT.B) and Xtreme Drilling Corp. (TSX:XDC) are pleased to announce their entry into a definitive arrangement agreement to combine the two companies to create a leading intermediate North American land drilling contractor.  The combined company, which will operate under the AKITA name, will have a fleet […]

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Dal researchers receive $2.4 million in funding from SSHRC

June 4, 2018 Researchers from Dalhousie University have received $2.4 million for their innovative social sciences and humanities projects. The funding is being awarded through grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), one of the three federal granting councils responsible for supporting the researchers and scholars who are strengthening science and evidence-based […]

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Government of Canada launches review of Telecommunications and Broadcasting Acts

From: Canadian Heritage June 05 2018 – Ottawa – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada and Canadian Heritage New technology, like streaming services, has changed the way that Canadians connect with each other, do business and discover, access and consume content. Now more than ever, Canadians go online. To keep up with these changes we […]

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UNBC Researcher Earns SSRHC Insight Grant

June 4, 2018 Prince George, B.C. – A University of Northern British Columbia researcher is leading a national task force examining how the archival community across the country can respond to a specific Call to Action from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Erica Hernández-Read, Archivist, at the Northern BC Archives, and the lead […]

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Backgrounder: Government of Canada – National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

From: Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Backgrounder Ending violence against Indigenous women and girls is a top priority for the Government of Canada. On June 5, 2018, Minister Carolyn Bennett and senior officials from Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada, Public Safety, Indigenous Services Canada, Status of Women Canada and Justice Canada held a media […]

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3000 Students Graduate from Cambrian College During Convocation Ceremonies

June 1, 2018 SUDBURY – It was a little history in the making for the 3000 students taking part in Cambrian College’s convocation ceremonies this week. They make up the 50th graduating class at Cambrian, which opened its doors in 1967. Five graduation ceremonies were held Wednesday through Friday. Each convocation ceremony included a processional […]

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Comedy and music performers join CJF Awards’ celebration of journalistic excellence

TORONTO, June 4, 2018 – Sarah Harmer, Sean Cullen and The Beaverton’s Emma Hunter and Miguel Rivas will make special appearances at the annual Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards in Toronto at The Fairmont Royal York on June 14. The CJF Awards celebrates excellence in journalism by honouring those who have made significant contributions to the […]

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(BC) Child and Youth in Care Week 2018-Statement

June 4, 2018 For the eighth consecutive year, British Columbia is marking Child and Youth in Care Week, a time when we honour the strength, resilience and talents of those young people who are living in the care of the provincial government. This is the second and final time I will recognize this important week […]

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NU Government: Introduction to Prospecting course

June 04, 2018 Do you want to learn how to prospect for iron or gold, identify different rocks and minerals, and acquire prospecting skills and techniques? To find out more about the geology of Nunavut and the mining industry, the Department of Economic Development and Transportation (EDT) is offering a free, week-long Introduction to Prospecting […]

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CNC students celebrate graduation at convocation

June 04, 2018 PRINCE GEORGE – Nearly three hundred College of New Caledonia students walked across the stage to accept their parchment during convocation on June 2, 2018 at CN Centre. Up from 250 in 2017, a record number of graduates from a diversity of programs attended the ceremony to receive certificates, diplomas or associate’s […]

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REDI information Trade Show in Yellowknife for Mining Week

YELLOWKNIFE (June 4, 2018) – Yellowknife residents will have an opportunity this week to discuss and ask questions about natural resources and energy in the Northwest Territories; and the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT’s) approach to energy and resource development. An “Information Tradeshow” is being staged this week as part of the GNWT’s Resources and […]

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VIU Awards Honorary Degree to National Reconciliation Leader

June 1, 2018 – 1:00pm Chief Dr. Robert Joseph recognized at the June 4 Convocation ceremony “Let us find a way to belong to this time and place together. Our future, and the well-being of all our children, rests with the kind of relationships we build today.” -Chief Dr. Robert Joseph For world-renowned speaker for […]

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Red River College and Indspire announce new bursaries to support Indigenous Students

New bursaries will be available for new Indigenous programs at RRC and students are encouraged to attend today’s open house to learn more and apply. Today, as part of Red River College’s (RRC) first Indigenous Education Open House, RRC and Indspire, announced “The Red River College School of Indigenous Education Award,” that will provide financial support for […]

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Faculty of Medicine to host second annual Aboriginal Health Symposium – Memorial U

Registration is open for Memorial University’s second annual Aboriginal Health Symposium taking place on Wednesday, June 6. The half-day event will showcase Aboriginal education and research taking place at Memorial and feature keynote speaker Dr. Jeff Reading of Simon Fraser University and the First Nations Health Authority Chair in Heart Health and Wellness at St. Paul’s Hospital. Registration is available […]

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CASA Welcomes New Executive Director to Lead Student Advocacy

OTTAWA, June 4, 2018 – Today, the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) welcomes a new Executive Director, Manjeet Birk. With prior experience working in and leading non-profit organizations and a passion for education, Manjeet brings incredibly valuable skills, knowledge, and enthusiasm to CASA. Manjeet is no stranger to post-secondary education herself, as she holds […]

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UWinnipeg receives SSHRC grant money for research

June 05, 2018 WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg has received a total $876,253 for six UWinnipeg researchers thanks to Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) grants announced earlier this week. “These grants from SSHRC help promote and foster excellence and innovation in social sciences and humanities research at the University of […]

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MMIWG: Commissioners Express Profound Disappointment Short extension injustice to families, survivors and Canada

June 5, 2018 Vancouver, British Columbia – Today the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (National Inquiry) was granted a short extension of six months, to April 30, 2019 to conclude its research and submit its final report. The Commissioners expressed profound disappointment, stating that the extremely limited extension does a […]

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Prime Minister welcomes recommendations from the Gender Equality Advisory Council for Canada’s G7 Presidency

June 4, 2018 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to welcome the recommendations from the Gender Equality Advisory Council for Canada’s G7 Presidency: “Today, I welcome the recommendations from the Gender Equality Advisory Council for Canada’s G7 Presidency, entitled ‘Make Gender Inequality History.’ I thank the Council for their important work […]

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Statement from Minister Bennett on the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls request for an extension and Interim report

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (June 5, 2018) – The Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, Carolyn Bennett, issued the following statement today: “With the launch of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, the Government of Canada underscored its commitment to work to end the unacceptable rates of violence against Indigenous women and […]

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New protections in place to support wildlife species

June 04, 2018 CRANBROOK – The provincial government has issued an order to make sure nests, dens, salt licks and other important wildlife habitat features (WHF) are protected when forestry and range activities are carried out. The goal is to help specific wildlife species in the Kootenay Boundary region survive and thrive. “We know many […]

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The Daily Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Study: Women and men who experienced cyberstalking in Canada, 2014 Cyberstalking, which affects 8% of women and 6% of men who use the Internet, does not have the same implications for women and men. Continue reading  Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost, first quarter 2018 Labour productivity of Canadian businesses fell 0.3% in […]

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