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Thames Bluewater Métis Council signs its charter with Métis Nation of Ontario this Saturday

LONDON, ON, Nov. 23, 2018 – On Saturday, November 24, 2018, the recently formed Thames Bluewater Métis Council will sign its formal charter with the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO). The Thames Bluewater Métis Council represents MNO citizens living in London and area and will be the 30th MNO council chartered MNO in Ontario. The […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018352 Views

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Government of Yukon receives Tourism Development Strategy

The Yukon Tourism Development Strategy steering committee has provided the Government of Yukon with their new strategy, Sustainable Tourism. Our Path. Our Future. The Yukon Tourism Development Strategy is guided by the core values expressed by Yukoners and lays out a ten-year vision for tourism to be a vibrant, sustainable component of Yukon’s economy and […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018507 Views

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Creating a Bighorn Country for all Albertans

Nov 23, 2018 Alberta is consulting on a proposal for Bighorn Country that would conserve natural landscapes while boosting economic development, tourism and recreation. Located between Banff and Jasper national parks, Bighorn Country includes the headwaters of the North Saskatchewan River that provide clean drinking water to more than one million Albertans. Its rugged terrain, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018529 Views

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New affordable housing to help Port Alberni seniors

Nov. 23, 2018 PORT ALBERNI – Seniors in Port Alberni will soon have access to additional affordable rental housing and long-term care so they can receive the services they need and continue to live in the community as they age. Two new projects at the Tsawaayuus Care Facility are under construction as part of a […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018506 Views

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Cochrane Hill Gold Project – Public Comments Invited

From: Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency November 23, 2018 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has commenced a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Cochrane Hill Gold Project, located 145 kilometres northeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Agency invites the public and Indigenous groups to comment on which […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018454 Views

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Yukon’s permit hunt lottery review underway

The Government of Yukon is conducting a comprehensive review of the data, processes and policies involved in the Permit Hunt Authorization (PHA) lottery to enhance it prior to the 2019/20 lottery. Make IT, a local business, has been contracted to conduct an independent review of all technical aspects of the lottery, including software, hardware, data […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018351 Views

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CBC Investigates: ‘We dragged our heels’ after sexual abuse allegations, foster care service director says in secret recording – CBC

‘We literally just left those kids to sit there and be victimized,’ says B & L Resources case manager Nov 22, 2018 A director with a for-profit Manitoba foster care company said he failed to act quickly enough after allegations of sexual abuse emerged in a home it oversees, according to a secret recording obtained […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018331 Views

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Child advocate axed, duties aligned with ombudsman – Daily Miner and News

November 23, 2018 The province plans to eliminate the Office of the Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth according to legislation tabled in its Fall Economic Statement — the move brought sweeping criticism from different groups across the province and northwestern Ontario when it was announced Nov. 16. The advocate independently investigates mistreatment of youth, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018366 Views

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USask historian awarded top national honour for popularizing history

SASKATOON – Dr. Bill Waiser (PhD), distinguished professor emeritus of the University of Saskatchewan, is the 2018 recipient of the Governor General’s History Award for Popular Media: The Pierre Berton Award—the top Canadian honour in the field of history and heritage. Nov 23, 2018 Canada’s National History Society established the awards in 1996. The Pierre […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018299 Views

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Regulation changes authorize registered nurse prescribing

November 23, 2018 The amendments proclaimed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council today to the Registered Nurses Profession Regulation under the Health Professions Act authorize registered nurses to prescribe common medications and order diagnostic tests such as x-rays. “This is not only a milestone for registered nursing practice in Alberta but an important step towards […]

by ahnationtalk on November 23, 2018326 Views

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