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Meet the latest recipients of the Bell Let’s Talk Diversity Fund

$1 million in grants to increase access to culturally informed mental health services in diverse communities MONTRÉAL, Jan. 20, 2021 – Bell Let’s Talk today announced the next round of recipients of the new Bell Let’s Talk Diversity Fund, with grants totalling $1 million going to 8 organizations working to improve access to mental health […]

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney about the Canada-U.S. relationship, including the Keystone XL Project. The Prime Minister stated that Canada has made the case for the project, including recently to President-elect Biden, and Ambassador Hillman and others in government have also been speaking with high-level officials in the incoming […]

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Assiniboine partners for Indigenous YouthBuild Canada program

Assiniboine Community College is a proud partner of the Indigenous YouthBuild Canada (IYBC) program led by Algonquin College, a National initiative which helps Indigenous youth gain trade skills and education. As a part of the IYBC program, Assiniboine is delivering a 26-week Applied Building Construction program at the Parkland Campus from January 11 to August […]

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City of Sarnia: COVID-19 Update – January 19th 2021

The Sarnia Primary Control Group (SPCG) met electronically with staff from the County of Lambton, Bluewater Health, and Point Edward regarding developments related to COVID-19. The Lambton Public Health (LPH) has been working with stakeholders to formalize a COVID-19 immunization roll-out plan for Sarnia-Lambton. Full details of the plan will be presented to Lambton County […]

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Statement of Chief Tizya-Tramm on Lease Sale of Iizhik Gwats’an Gwandaii Goodlit

(Old Crow, Yukon, Canada – January 19, 2021) Today, the Trump Administration, on its final day in office, issued leases of Iizhik Gwats’an Gwandaii Goodlit. It was disheartening to watch the opening and announcing of bids that were received earlier this month and I condemn today’s action of issuing leases of more than 400,000 acres […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202167 Views

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City of Kingston: City announces recipients of the 2020 Mayor’s Arts Awards

Mayor Bryan Paterson recognized the 2020 recipients of the Mayor’s Arts Awards at an online event last night. The Mayor’s Arts Awards is an annual recognition program that celebrates high artistic achievement and recognizes extraordinary contributions in and to the arts. “Congratulations to the recipients of this year’s Mayor’s Arts Awards program! This event, where […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202156 Views

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BC Government: Urgent and primary care centre opening soon

VANCOUVER – People living in northeast Vancouver will soon have better access to team-based everyday health care with the opening of a new urgent and primary care centre (UPCC) on Feb. 16, 2021, located at 102-2788 East Hastings St. “The northeast Vancouver UPCC will help connect more people in Hastings Sunrise, Renfrew Collingwood and Cedar […]

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City of Waterloo council summary January 18, 2021

** The council summary below provides a snapshot of the major items presented at the Jan. 18, 2021 council meeting. Please refer to the minutes for an official record of the meeting. Draft Transportation Master Plan Active transportation, Vision Zero program; and speed management are key focus areas in the city’s draft Transportation Master Plan […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202166 Views

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COVID-19 vaccine shortage: Minister Shandro

Minister of Health Tyler Shandro issued the following statement on the latest changes in the amount of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine coming to Canada: “I am extremely concerned by the announcement that Pfizer is even further decreasing the amount of COVID-19 vaccine coming to Canada from its factory in Belgium, with no doses expected to arrive […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202169 Views

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Applications open for BC Parks Student Ranger Program

VICTORIA – Young adults interested in working outdoors this summer and playing a key role in environmental stewardship can now apply for the BC Parks Student Ranger Program. The Student Ranger Program offers 48 young adults training and employment opportunities in B.C.’s parks and protected areas, providing hands-on work experience through a variety of projects […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202170 Views

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