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First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv) to transition to Hybrid Course Delivery for the Fall 2021 Term

May 5, 2021 Throughout the pandemic, the First Nations University of Canada has made the health and safety of our students, Elders, and staff the top priority while navigating through the best teaching methods to ensure our courses are delivered effectively. As more vaccinations across the province continue to increase and infection rates decrease, the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 20212 Views

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Media Statement: Children’s advocates call for significant mental health planning and investment now and after pandemic on National Child and Youth Mental Health Day

SASKATOON – COVID-19 is having major mental health consequences for children and youth across Canada and will have a lasting – and potentially devastating impact – if governments do not act now, say members of the Canadian Council of Child and Youth Advocates (CCCYA). “This pandemic is more than a physical health crisis. What we […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 20213 Views

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Saskatchewan Making Progress On Suicide Prevention Work

May 7, 2021 One Year Anniversary of Pillars for Life: The Saskatchewan Suicide Prevention Plan The Government of Saskatchewan is providing an update on suicide prevention initiatives across the province to mark the one-year anniversary of the release of Pillars for Life: The Saskatchewan Suicide Prevention Plan.  This plan focuses on efforts to support individuals […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202120 Views

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SK Government: COVID-19 Update For May 7: 491,440 Vaccines Administered, 295 New Cases, 237 Recoveries, One New Death

May 7, 2021 Vaccines Reported An additional 10,530 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been given in Saskatchewan, bringing the total number of vaccines administered in the province to 491,440. The 10,530 doses of COVID-19 vaccine reported today were administered to residents living in the following zones: Far North West, 170; Far North Central, 2; Far […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202121 Views

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Saskatchewan ties for lowest unemployment rate in Canada, according to Stats Can – 620 CKRM

May 7, 2021 Saskatchewan had the lowest unemployment rate in the country in April, according to new job numbers released by Stats Can. Employment increased by 1.7 percent from March 2021 and ranked first among the provinces. Saskatchewan gained 58,500 jobs compared to the same period last year. The province was tied for the lowest […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202112 Views

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Stick It to COVID: Second Dose Strategy Detailed, Youth Included in Vaccine Sequencing

May 6, 2021 Second Dose Administration Starting in May Saskatchewan’s vaccine delivery effort will soon begin administering second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to the general population.  As most residents over the age of 18 are anticipated to receive their first dose by the end of May, second doses will start to be offered to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202110 Views

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Canada And Saskatchewan Announce Over $50 Million Investment For 55 Infrastructure Projects Across The Province

May 6, 2021 Canadians everywhere have felt the impact of COVID-19 on their families, their livelihoods, and their way of life. Canada and Saskatchewan have worked together to ensure health and safety, support families and businesses, and sustain local economies.  Investments in infrastructure during this extraordinary time provide an opportunity to enhance citizens’ quality of […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 202112 Views

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SK Government: Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship Recipients Announced

May 6, 2021 The Government of Saskatchewan and the University of Regina are pleased to announce the 2021-22 recipients of the Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship and the Queen Elizabeth II Centennial Aboriginal Scholarship. The Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship is awarded to Holly Campbell to assist her in obtaining a Doctorate of Philosophy in Interdisciplinary Studies […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 202128 Views

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GDI: 2021 Candidates Forum

A 2021 Métis Nation-Saskatchewan (MN-S) Candidates Forum was held on May 1st in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, and streamed live to Facebook. The Forum included introductions and question periods for candidates running for the positions of Area Director, Treasurer, Secretary, Vice-President, and President. We have included clips from the Vice-President and President candidates on our YouTube page. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 202139 Views

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Vaccine hesitancy a problem among some groups – Regina Leader Post

May 05, 2021 Vaccine hesitancy is a greater issue among Indigenous and newcomer populations, a survey has found. Attempts are being made to curb that. For many Saskatchewan residents, getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is a matter of waiting for their group to be called, battling by Internet or phone to get a spot and then […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 202113 Views

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