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Assembly of First Nations National Chief at Meeting of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers to Push for Action for First Nations Children

Assembly of First Nations National Chief at Meeting of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers to Push for Action for First Nations Children SASKATOON, April 23, 2019 – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde is at the meeting of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers Responsible for Social Services and Indigenous Leaders in Saskatoon, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 20192 Views

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Government of Canada invests $54 million in six public safety projects across Northern Saskatchewan

From: Public Safety Canada April 23, 2019 Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Community safety – particularly in rural and remote regions facing unique challenges – is a top priority of the Government of Canada. Today, the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, announced funding for six community safety initiatives in Northern Saskatchewan, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 20195 Views

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SK Government: Contest Winner Helps Kick Off National Immunization Awareness Week

April 18, 2019 Iain MacKenzie, a Grade 6 student at Regina Christian School knows why immunizations are important. “Immunizations are important because without them we would be much more susceptible to potentially fatal diseases,” MacKenzie said. “I feel it is my responsibility to be immunized so that those who can’t have vaccines can still be […]

by ahnationtalk on April 18, 201917 Views

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Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Sign 10-Year Housing Agreement

Families, Indigenous communities and vulnerable Canadians in need of an affordable place to call home can count on long-term funding for community housing in Saskatchewan as a result of an agreement signed today by the federal and provincial governments. The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on behalf of the Honourable […]

by ahnationtalk on April 18, 201914 Views

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Nominations Are Open For Saskatchewan’s 2019 Council Of The Federation Literacy Award

April 17, 2019 Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Canada’s Premiers’ Council of the Federation Literacy Award (COFLA). Saskatchewan recognizes literacy champions by focusing on a different category every two years, rotating the award with literacy learners, literacy volunteers and literacy leaders. In 2019, Saskatchewan will honour a family literacy volunteer. “This year, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 17, 201919 Views

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Announcing the Recipients of the Creative Export Canada Program: Six Organizations from Ontario Will Shine on the Global Stage

From: Canadian Heritage TORONTO, April 16, 2019 Creativity and innovation were in the spotlight today when the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, visited Toronto to announce the first projects to receive funding from the new Creative Export Canada program, launched by Canadian Heritage last June. Minister Ng made the announcement […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 201918 Views

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SK Government: New Opportunities For High School Students To Learn Indigenous Languages

April 16, 2019 New Indigenous language courses will expand learning opportunities for high school students in Saskatchewan. Courses in Dene, Nakawe and Michif at the 10, 20 and 30 level will be available for the 2019-20 school year. “Our government is proud to support the preservation and growth of First Nations and Métis languages in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 201917 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Mourns Passing of First Nations Leader, Knowledge Keeper and Former National Chief Noel Starblanket

Assembly of First Nations Mourns Passing of First Nations Leader, Knowledge Keeper and Former National Chief Noel Starblanket (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today mourned the passing of Noel Starblanket, a highly respected Knowledge Keeper, advocate, teacher and two-time National Chief, from Star Blanket Cree Nation in Saskatchewan. “I […]

by pmnationtalk on April 16, 201917 Views

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Star – Orion South Diamond Project Pilot Core & Sonic Drilling Completed

April 15, 2019 George H. Read, P. Geo., Senior Vice President Exploration and Development of Star Diamond Corporation (“Star Diamond” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that Rio Tinto Exploration Canada Inc. (“RTEC”) have completed an HQ core drilling and sonic program, consisting of 3 core drill holes at Star and 23 holes at […]

by ahnationtalk on April 15, 201922 Views

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U of Regina Media Advisory: Cross-Cultural Engagement and Experience

April 12, 2019 The Conservatory of Performing Arts at the University of Regina is pleased to partner with the National Arts Centre and the Regina Public Library to host a weekend of cross-cultural events with Samantha Whelan Kotkas and Walter MacDonald White Bear. Walter MacDonald White Bear, a Cree singer/songwriter/facilitator and Samantha Whelan Kotkas, a […]

by ahnationtalk on April 12, 201925 Views

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