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Silver Range Resources Ltd.: Exploration Underway at Pilbara-Style Gold Target in Nunavut

August 15, 2018 – Silver Range Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:SNG) (“Silver Range”) announces that exploration is underway on its Tree River Property in western Nunavut.  A geological crew began work in early August to verify the extent and tenor of known mineralization and to locate new mineralization along strike within the favourable host-rock unit.  Work at Tree […]

by pmnationtalk on August 15, 2018359 Views

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How to conserve half the planet without going hungry – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Aug 15, 2018  By Zia Mehrabi, Research Associate, University of British Columbia; Erle C. Ellis, Professor of Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and Navin Ramankutty, Professor, University of British Columbia THE CANADIAN PRESS This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018292 Views

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Aecon announces receipt of approval to rejoin team selected for Gordie Howe International Bridge project

Toronto, Ontario – August 15, 2018: Aecon Group Inc. (TSX: ARE) announced today that it has received approval to rejoin Bridging North America, the team selected as the Preferred Proponent to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge through a public-private partnership. Aecon will rejoin its partners, ACS Infrastructure Canada Inc., Dragados […]

by pmnationtalk on August 15, 2018332 Views

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Letter: Nalcor failing to consult with Mekap’sk Mi’kmaq – The Aurora

The Mekap’sk Mi’kmaq Band is an Indigenous group, with recognized and protected rights under section 35 of the Constitution Act, who collectively hold Aboriginal Title over Newfoundland’s Northern Peninsula. Transmission lines that form part of the Muskrat Falls Project run through the Northern Peninsula. Without consultation with the Mekap’sk, Nalcor Energy recently decided to remove […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018380 Views

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SIGA presents its largest single donation to CHEP Good Food Inc.

August 14, 2018 – Saskatoon, SK – Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority (SIGA) and the SIGA Long Runners Fitness Group announced today an $18,000 donation to support CHEP Good Food Inc. The funds were raised through SIGA’s Good Food Run held on June 10, 2018. “SIGA is committed to sharing success in the communities where we […]

by pmnationtalk on August 15, 2018335 Views

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NDP try again to get Northlander commitment from new Tory government – My North Bay Now

Aug. 15th, 2018 An attempt by the NDP to get a commitment from the new government on when the Tories will bring back the Northlander has failed. Rookie MPP Guy Bourgouin, who represents the new riding of Mushkegowuk-James Bay, said the north is slowly losing its transportation modes. “First the train to Cochrane was cut, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018148 Views

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People who helped name new bridge endured racism, committee hears – StarPhoenix

August 15, 2018 Naming a new Saskatoon bridge to honour Indigenous heritage heralded a new era for city hall, but the people involved also encountered racism, a city council committee heard. The process for naming the new Chief Mistawasis Bridge entailed an unprecedented level of community engagement and also involved the Indigenous community. The name […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018251 Views

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Grassy Still Seeking Answers On Mercury Clean Up – 89.5 The Lake FM

August 15, 2018 The NDP MPP for the Kiiwetinoong Riding is seeking more information about remediation work that’s supposed to be carried out on the English-Wabigoon River system. Sol Mamakwa says he was told last week Ministry officials were meeting to discuss the issue, but local residents are still in the dark. “Chief Rudy Turtle […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018251 Views

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Growth across most sectors drives record mid-year results at the Port of Vancouver

August 14, 2018 The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority today released the 2018 mid-year statistics for goods moving through the Port of Vancouver. Overall cargo through the port increased 4.4 per cent to 72.1 million metric tonnes (MMT) over the same time last year to reach record mid-year volumes. “This year’s record mid-year results for cargo […]

by pmnationtalk on August 15, 2018236 Views

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LNG Canada still faces numerous gas terminal hurdles – Business In Vancouver

August 15, 2018 Aside from one opposition First Nation, all signals point to $40 billion project proceeding Judging by recent investment decisions, contract awards and the general buzz in Kitimat, it seems like a foregone conclusion that a final investment decision on the $40 billion LNG Canada project will be taken this year. But the […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 2018225 Views

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