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MKO – Letter to the Minister of Infrastructure: Investing in improvements to Provincial Road 384

June 29, 2020 Honourable Ron Schuler Minister of Infrastructure Room 203, Legislative Building Winnipeg, MB R3C 0V8 Re: Investing in improvements to Provincial Road 384 Dear Minister Schuler, I am writing to revisit the topic of investment into Provincial Road (PR) 384, which connects The Pas to Moose Lake and Mosakahiken Cree Nation. On May […]

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Winnipeg Bear Clan board member should step down following social media posts: co-founder – CBC

James Favel says Rejeanne Caron doesn’t represent the views of organization Jun 30, 2020 The head of Winnipeg’s Bear Clan says he wants a board member gone after a series of Twitter posts, including one where she allegedly suggested people who want police budgets reduced be blocked from calling 911. The tweets from Rejeanne Caron’s twitter […]

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MMF Proposal for Community Beautification Program Rejected by City of Winnipeg

June 30, 2020 Winnipeg, MB – A recent proposal from the Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) to run a community beautification project in Bunn’s Creek Centennial Park was denied by the City of Winnipeg. “This partnership would be a win for all parties: the MMF would create jobs for our Metis Citizens and Winnipeg taxpayers would […]

by ahnationtalk on June 30, 202027 Views

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MKO: Letter to the Minister of Indigenous Services Canada: Funding required to assist off-reserve First Nations citizens during COVID-19 pandemic

June 29, 2020 The Honourable Marc Miller Minister of Indigenous Services Canada House of Commons Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 Re: Funding required to assist off-reserve First Nations citizens during COVID-19 pandemic Dear Minister Miller, As the Grand Chief of Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) Inc., representing First Nations in Northern Manitoba, I am writing to you […]

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WAG Inuit Art Centre Visible Vault Goes Digital thanks to Canada Council

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Treaty 1 Territory, June 29 2020: The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is excited to announce that the highly-anticipated Inuit Art Centre will feature an innovative, interactive digital platform connected to its Visible Vault, made possible with support from the Canada Council for the Arts. The new digital platform will enable people from around […]

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MMF Partners with the City of Selkirk and RM of West St. Paul for Urban Beautification Program

June 26, 2020 Winnipeg, MB – The Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) is partnering with the City of Selkirk and the Rural Municipality (RM) of West St. Paul for It’s My Community Too (IMCT), an urban beautification program designed to provide training and work experience for Metis, Non-Status and Inuit workers experiencing barriers to employment. “Creating […]

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Convocation 2020: Honouring Indigenous graduates – UM Today

June 29, 2020 — Meet some of the incredible members of the University of Manitoba’s class of 2020. UM campuses are uniquely strengthened by Indigenous student perspectives. The Indigenous campus community includes many student leaders who continue to define new directions and move our nations, province and country forward with their ideas and passions. The following […]

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Manitoba Announces Major Investment in Downtown Safety Partnership

**The Manitoba government is investing $5 million in a community partnership focused on improving health, well-being and safety in downtown Winnipeg through expanded street outreach, including a 24-7 outreach presence in key areas for the first time, Justice Minister Cliff Cullen announced today. “Whether you live, work or play downtown, we want to make sure […]

by ahnationtalk on June 26, 202020 Views

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Sixties Scoop survivors receive cheques but still looking for healing support – CBC

Settlement-funded healing foundation still working on mandate, recruiting permanent board members Jun 26, 2020 Over the past few weeks, thousands of people have received $21,000 interim payments from the Sixties Scoop settlement, but for some adoptees, the money is just one step toward a lifetime healing journey. “It’s still impacting me,” said Gord Bluesky, a […]

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CMHR Board announces immediate departure of CEO

Winnipeg – June 25, 2020 – The Board of Trustees of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) has announced immediate action to address recent allegations of systemic racism, discrimination and claims of sexual harassment at the Museum. “These allegations were not properly escalated to the Board of Trustees,” said Board Chair Pauline Rafferty. “Now […]

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