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Winnipeg mother urges public to follow health orders after she and her newborn son contract COVID-19 – CBC

Apr 28, 2021 Shaneen Robinson-Desjarlais gave birth April 14. She and her newborn son tested positive 6 days later A Winnipeg mother is urging the public to follow public health orders after she and her newborn baby tested positive for COVID-19. Shaneen Robinson-Desjarlais recently became a mother for the third time, giving birth to her […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 202115 Views

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MFNPS acting chief proud of progress so far – PortageOnline.com

29 April 2021 Though he’s been a staple for the Manitoba First Nation Police Service for years, it’s been almost 12 months since Acting Police Chief Bruno Rossi took over operations. Rossi started with the Dakota Ojibway Police Service before merging with MFNPS. He took stints in Alberta before transitioning back to Manitoba in 2012. […]

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COVID deaths of 2 young First Nations people a reminder of gaps in system: Anderson – CBC

Apr 28, 2021 1 was a man living in Winnipeg, the other was a woman in northern Manitoba One of the leaders of Manitoba’s fight against COVID-19 was struggling Wednesday with the news that two of the three deaths announced earlier in the day are First Nations people in their 20s. “It’s hard. It’s really heavy,” […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 202116 Views

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Plan to help Indigenous women ‘scattered’ – Winnipeg Free Press

Apr. 29, 2021 Advocate says Ottawa’s approach too broad OTTAWA — While the Trudeau government is starting to unveil its approach to prevent Indigenous women from being victims of crime, a Winnipeg advocate says Ottawa’s scope might be too broad. The massive federal budget delivered last week outlined a five-year funding plan to respond to […]

by ahnationtalk on April 29, 202165 Views

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Fisher Branch RCMP concerned for well-being of missing man, Shane McPherson, 29

On April 28, 2021, at approximately midnight, Fisher Branch RCMP received a report of a missing man from Peguis First Nation. Shane McPherson, 29, also known as “Tapper” was last in contact with friends and family at approximately 9:30 pm on April 27, 2021. He has not been seen or heard from since that time. Shane is described as 5’7″ and 218 pounds. He has […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202171 Views

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MB Government: COVID-19 Bulletin #415

April 28, 2021 Public health officials advise that three new deaths in a person with COVID-19 have been reported today: • a female in her 20s from Northern health region; • a male in his 20 from Winnipeg health region, linked to an unspecified variant of concern; and • a female in her 100s from Southern Health–Santé Sud, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202120 Views

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MB Government: Government Seeks Participants for New Provincial Curriculum Advisory Panel

April 28, 2021 Call to Action for Updating Curriculum Framework: Cullen The Manitoba government is setting up a Provincial Curriculum Advisory Panel that will provide input on the development of a framework for curriculum to advance education as part of the Better Education Starts Today (BEST) strategy, Education Minister Cliff Cullen announced today. “Manitoba’s last […]

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SCO Pans Naming of Wildlife Management Areas

April 28, 2021 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) is expressing disappointment in the province’s process for naming eight wildlife management areas in what is now Manitoba. “While I am not surprised, I am disappointed that our provincial Treaty partner did not reach out to ask First Nations what we […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202186 Views

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MB Government: COVID-19 Vaccine Bulletin #70

April 28, 2021 The province is expanding COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to include all adults aged 18 and older who live or work in specified jobs in the communities of Point Douglas North and Downtown West in Winnipeg and Brandon Downtown. Previously announced communities include Winnipeg’s Seven Oaks West, Downtown East, Point Douglas South and Inkster […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202114 Views

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RCMP get go-ahead for vaccines and sends appreciation to Long Plain – PortageOnline.com

28 April 2021 After having grappled with incidents that endangered officers with exposure to COVID-19, the Portage la Prairie RCMP detachment is glad to see the province streamline first responders’ accessibility to the vaccine. Inspector Jarrid St-Pierre says Long Plain First Nation has done much for them for which they’re extremely thankful. “We had an […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202114 Views

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