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Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs – Annual report for 2018

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs is pleased to present its annual report for 2018. This year’s report is dedicated to Gwendolyn Doris Merrick (Seewaskosi Iskwew – Sweetgrass Woman). April 15, 1948 – February 14, 2018 The late Gwen Merrick was born in Fisher River Cree Nation in Manitoba. She was a wife, mother, sister, aunt, […]

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University of Winnipeg seeking Indigenous artist to create podium – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 19, 2018 WINNIPEG _ The University of Winnipeg has put out a call for an Indigenous artist to create a podium for special events such as convocation. The university has $15,000 to spend on a piece that reflects the location of the university on Treaty 1 territory and on the homeland of […]

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Thompson artist Jasyn Lucas flattered by Manitoba Tourism Award nomination – Thompson Citizen

July 19, 2018 To Jasyn Lucas, being nominated for a Manitoba Tourism Award in the Indigenous tourism category makes him grateful for all the support he has received since moving back to Northern Manitoba from Vancouver and pursuing art as a full-time career. “That’s pretty sweet to be recognized like that,” said the Thompson artist, […]

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Agricultural and Food Sciences welcomes Indigenous Scholar – UM Today

July 19, 2018 — Kyle Bobiwash’s journey to the the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba covered a lot of ground, from biomedical studies to wildlife biology to the science of wine, and finally, insects. We chatted with Faculty’s first Indigenous Scholar and the newest assistant professor in the Department […]

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Manitoba Métis Federation shakes up cabinet – Thompson Citizen

July 19, 2018 Following their first official caucus meeting since new and returning leadership was elected back in May, representatives from the Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF) announced on July 16 that they will be making some changes to their organizational structure. While Thompson regional representative Julyda Lagimodiere will remain in her position as minister of […]

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Assembly of First Nations must chart a new course, national chief hopefuls tell forum – CBC

Sheila North and Katherine Whitecloud, both from Manitoba, joined by two other candidates at event Jul 18, 2018 The two Manitobans vying to become national chief of the Assembly of First Nations shared their reasons for running at a forum Wednesday night on Brokenhead Ojibway Nation. Sheila North and Katherine Whitecloud were two of four […]

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Territorial Premiers commit to working with new federal Ministers to advance the needs of northerners

July 18, 2018 – (Moncton, NB) Northern Premiers today extend their congratulations to new members of the Government of Canada’s Cabinet and look forward to working with all Ministers and the Prime Minister to continue to advance northern priorities. Yukon Premier Sandy Silver, Northwest Territories Premier Bob McLeod and Nunavut Premier Joe Savikataaq are eager […]

by pmnationtalk on July 19, 20184 Views

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MMF President Chartrand Appoints Darrel Ferland as Associate Minister of Economic Development

July 18, 2018 MMF President Chartrand Appoints Darrel Ferland as Associate Minister of Economic Development Winnipeg, MB – Today, Manitoba Metis Federation President David Chartrand appointed Mr. Darrel Ferland to be his Associate Minister in the Economic Development portfolio. President Chartrand, in addition to his duties as President, is Minister of Economic Development and Minister of […]

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Government of Canada provides opportunities for youth in Manitoba

From: Employment and Social Development Canada July 18, 2018 Winnipeg, Manitoba Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. That’s why Robert-Falcon Ouellette, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 18, 20188 Views

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Manitoba Hydro boss announces retirement; says the time is right to leave – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 18, 2018  WINNIPEG _ The president and CEO of Manitoba Hydro has announced he is retiring less than three years after joining the Crown corporation. Kelvin Shepherd, who joined the utility in December 2015 after a five-year stint at MTS Inc., says in a release that he will be stepping down Nov. […]

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