You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Environment

Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Door opens to more aid for Saskatchewan ranchers hit by fall wildfires – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 6, 2017 13:28 REGINA _ The Saskatchewan government is providing financial assistance to ranchers who suffered uninsurable losses when their grazing land was damaged by wildfires earlier this fall. Government Relations Minister Larry Doke says in a release that producers who lost property can apply to the Provincial Disaster Assistance Program for aid feeding […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 20179 Views

Read More
EnvironmentAudio

PDAP to Provide Assistance on Grazing Lands Damaged by Wildfires

December 6, 2017 Today Government Relations Minister Larry Doke announced that the Provincial Disaster Assistance Program (PDAP) will provide financial assistance to grazing lands damaged by wildfires. “Typically PDAP does not provide assistance for wildfire losses, because most fire losses are insurable,” Doke said.  “However, tame and native grazing lands are not insurable.  This adjustment […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 201716 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

The Aviva Community Fund Announces the Grand Prize Winning Ideas

December 5, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – After receiving over 500 ideas for positive change, a 10-day finalist-voting period and evaluation by judges, Aviva Canada is pleased to announce the grand prize winners of the Aviva Community Fund (ACF) competition. The 13 grand prize winners in the Community Development, Community Heath and Community Resilience categories will share […]

by pmnationtalk on December 5, 201715 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Minister McKenna welcomes report on heritage preservation and protection in Canada

December 4, 2017     Ottawa, Ontario    Parks Canada Agency The Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine McKenna, today issued the following statement on the release of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development report entitled Preserving Canada’s Heritage: the Foundation for Tomorrow”. “Our Government welcomes the report […]

by pmnationtalk on December 5, 201712 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Saskatchewan’s climate change plan includes buying carbon offsets, no carbon tax – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 4, 2017 REGINA _ The Saskatchewan government has introduced a climate-change strategy that inches toward a price on carbon emissions, but leaves large parts of its economy untouched. And it doesn’t include a carbon tax, which Environment Minister Dustin Duncan was happy to point out Monday. “I believe it will achieve as […]

by ahnationtalk on December 4, 201714 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Sask. government a no show at Beverly and Qamanirjuaq caribou board meeting – CBC

Province’s funding commitment to board ‘in process,’ says Sask. environment ministry Nov 28, 2017 Members of the Beverly and Qamanirjuaq Caribou Management Board (BQCMB) say they are puzzled and frustrated with the lack of participation from Saskatchewan, after the province’s representatives were a no-show at a recent meeting. “When both herds look like they’ve declined, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 201717 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

How Saskatchewan RCMP assisted with wildfire efforts in 2017

November 22, 2017 Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan In 2017, wildfires ravaged parts of Saskatchewan, both in the north and south central regions, affecting numerous communities. The RCMP, along with provincial partners through the Province’s Emergency Management and Fire Safety section, worked to keep these communities and the residents within them safe. In August, forest fires and heavy smoke […]

by pmnationtalk on November 22, 201716 Views

Read More
ReportsText

2017 Report: Seafood Farming in Canada is Diverse, Sustainable & Growing

Increased Revenue, High Value Jobs & Indigenous Participation OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2017 – Canada’s seafood farmers produced a solid year of sustainable growth and new jobs in 2016 according to a new report released today by the Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance (CAIA). The report, Sustainable, Diverse and Growing – The State of Farmed Seafood in […]

by aanationtalk on November 22, 201720 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Canada calls for a global alliance to phase out coal electricity

November 16, 2017 – Bonn, Germany Canada continues to play a leadership role at the United Nations Climate Change Conference by launching a global alliance to phase out coal electricity in partnership with the UK. Phasing out coal is one of many climate actions that will transition Canada to a clean growth economy. The Powering […]

by pmnationtalk on November 16, 201714 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

National Roundtable on Flood Risk to convene in Regina on Thursday November 16, 2017

November 15, 2017 (OTTAWA) – Last spring, thousands of Canadians were flooded nation-wide and many lost their homes and much of their life savings as a result. Severe weather events are increasing in both frequency and intensity as a result of our changing climate. Our country is simply not prepared to face this new reality. […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 201718 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More