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I try to be the voice for my daughter’: six months since Chantel Moore’s death, family still seeking answers – CTV News

FREDERICTON — This week marks six months since the death of Chantel Moore, and the lawyer representing her estate says they haven’t heard any new information on the status of the investigation into her death. Moore was shot and killed by an Edmundston, N.B., police officer during a wellness check at her apartment in the […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 20202 Views

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Delta 9 Announces $4 Million Bought Short Form Prospectus Offering of Equity Units

Winnipeg, Canada  – Delta 9 Cannabis Inc. (“Delta 9” or the “Company”) (TSX:DN) (OTCQX: VRNDF) is pleased to announce that is has entered into an agreement with Leede Jones Gable Inc. as the lead underwriter and sole bookrunner (the “Underwriter”), pursuant to which the Underwriter has agreed to purchase, on a bought-deal basis, 7,272,728 units […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 20202 Views

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Indigenous artists and craftspeople go online to connect with holiday shoppers – CBC

‘Making a purchase from one of these women makes a huge impact,’ says holiday market organizer Dec 01, 2020 Dana Connolly is one of hundreds of Indigenous artists who are selling their beadwork, crafts, clothing and gifts this year online as part of virtual holiday markets. “It’s a way that we can actively support each […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 20202 Views

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Cochrane Saxberg congratulates Senator Murray Sinclair and applauds the City of Selkirk for the naming of Murray Sinclair Park!

The park and playground on Queen Avenue, which was constructed in 1953, is close to where Senator Sinclair’s family, one of the last families at the St. Peter’s Indian Settlement in the 1960’s, resided. Before the official name change, the park went for more than 50 years without a name. Senator Sinclair graduated from Selkirk […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 20209 Views

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Pine Creek FN second community to get high-speed internet – Winnipeg Sun

Pine Creek First Nation will now be the second community to have access to high-speed internet. Clear Sky Connections (CSC) is launching Pine Creek FN to improve communications within First Nation communities during serious events and emergencies like natural disasters and the COVID-19 outbreak. The tool will also provide training opportunities for the community to […]

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Third round of COVID testing at Keeyask confirms no new cases at site

Earlier today, Manitoba Hydro received results from a third round of COVID-19 testing at the Keeyask Project construction site confirming no new cases of the virus. A total of 617 tests were administered over three days between November 24 and November 26. This round of testing the entire workforce follows the application of additional protective […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 20209 Views

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New 138-Bed Alternative Isolation Accommodation Site Opens in Winnipeg

New Location to Help Protect Homeless Population from Surge in COVID-19 Cases: Stefanson Manitoba’s Alternative Isolation Accommodation (AIA) program is expanding to better protect Manitobans who need space to safely isolate due to COVID-19, including the addition of a 138-room site to primarily serve Winnipeg’s shelter population, Families Minister Heather Stefanson announced today. “A surge […]

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Young Indigenous woman creates and leads her own sharing circles – CBC

Online sharing circle aims to help women support each other in their day to day lives A young First Nations woman is helping other Indigenous women find strength by creating an online sharing circle. “I started A Woman’s Voice because I remember a time where I didn’t feel like I had a voice,” said facilitator Ocean Bruyere. The 24-year-old from […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 20209 Views

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AMC calls on Canada to include changes to the gaming provisions of the Criminal Code

Treaty One Territory, Manitoba – In response to yesterday’s announcement that Canada will seek to amend the Criminal Code to allow single-event sports betting in Canada, the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) calls on Canada to amend the Criminal Code to affirm First Nations’ rights to control gaming activities in accordance with their inherent jurisdiction […]

by ahnationtalk on November 27, 202030 Views

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COVID-19 Bulletin #268

November 27, 2020 Public health officials advise 14 additional deaths due to COVID-19 have been reported today including: • a male in his 50s from the Winnipeg health region; • a male in his 50s from the Interlake–Eastern health region; • a male in his 70s from the Interlake–Eastern health region; • a male in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 27, 202012 Views

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