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MB Government: COVID-19 Vaccine Bulletin #78

May 14, 2021 Young people aged 12 and up are now eligible to book their first-dose appointments. To make the visit as easy as possible, young people aged 12 to 15 can either attend the appointment with a parent, guardian or caregiver, or bring a signed consent form at the time of their appointment. If […]

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Manitoba Expands Pfizer Vaccine Eligibility to Young People Aged 12 to 17

May 14, 2021 Young People Can Begin Booking Appointments Today to Protect Themselves Against COVID-19: Ministers Manitoba is becoming one of the first jurisdictions in the country to allow young people aged 12 to 17 to book their Pfizer vaccine appointment, with the goal of protecting even more people, families and communities from the third […]

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Province of Manitoba and Manitoba Hydro Damage Indigenous Lands with Unilateral Licencing Policy Decision for the Churchill River Diversion Project, Honour of the Crown at Stake

WINNIPEG, MB, May 14, 2021  – O-Pipon-Na-Piwin Cree Nation, Treaty 5: The Summit of Treaty Five Sovereign Nations comprising of 40 First Nations in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Ontario will stand with the Treaty 5 First Nations and individual Treaty 5 holders who will be adversely impacted by the issuance of a permanent licence for Churchill […]

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University of Winnipeg: Celebrating Indigenous graduates virtually

May 14, 2021 The University of Winnipeg is celebrating Indigenous graduates with a special virtual convocation on Wednesday, June 9. Thanks to the incredible work of Jeffrey Booth, Randy White, and Tim Coughlan at the Aboriginal Student Services Centre, there will be a pre-recorded ceremony in lieu of the annual Spring Pow Wow. “We are […]

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Statement from Conservation and Climate Minister Sarah Guillemard on Final Licences for Churchill River Diversion, Lake Winnipeg Regulation and Jenpeg Generating Station

Today, Manitoba Conservation and Climate issued the final licences to Manitoba Hydro for the Churchill River Diversion, Lake Winnipeg Regulation and Jenpeg Generating Station. The province has undertaken rigorous and decade-long consultations with the Indigenous communities affected. As a direct result of concerns raised, Manitoba Hydro will be held to multiple licence and non-licence conditions […]

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High Tide Commences Trading on Consolidated Basis

CALGARY, May 13, 2021  – High Tide Inc. (“High Tide” or the “Company”) (TSXV: HITI) (OTCQB: HITID) (FRA:2LY), a retail-focused cannabis corporation enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories, is pleased to announce that further to its press releases dated May 12, 2021, all of its issued and outstanding common shares (“Common Shares”) […]

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APTN names new board chairperson

APTN names new board chairperson Winnipeg, Man. — APTN welcomes Julie Grenier as the newly appointed chairperson of its board of directors, succeeding Jocelyn Formsma, who will continue to serve as a board member. Grenier is from Kuujjuaq, a small community in Nunavik, northern Quebec. She is the director general of Taqramiut Nipingat Inc. (TNI), a regional television and radio producer in Nunavik and a […]

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Province to Partner with Xplornet to Improve Connectivity to Hundreds of Rural, Remote and Indigenous Communities Throughout Manitoba

May 13, 2021 Protecting Manitobans, Advancing Manitoba by Improving Broadband and Cellular Service in Communities and Along Transportation Corridors: Pallister, Helwer Following a competitive tendering process, the Manitoba government has signed a memorandum of understanding with Xplornet Communications Inc. to connect more than 125,000 unserved or underserved Manitobans to reliable, high-speed internet services, Premier Brian […]

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Pallister hits below the belt by ignoring Métis nurses

May 13, 2021 Winnipeg, MB, in the Homeland of the Métis Nation – Yesterday, in a pair of provincial press releases, Premier Brian Pallister’s government ignored both the hard-working presence of the Métis Nation in Manitoba and the fact that without the Métis people, there would be no Manitoba for him to govern. In an […]

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Library and Archives Canada: five projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in the Prairies

From: Library and Archives Canada May 13, 2021 – Gatineau, Quebec – Library and Archives Canada Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 41 projects (including 26 new projects) by archives, libraries and documentary heritage institutions throughout Canada. Five projects submitted by organizations from the Prairies will be funded under the Documenary Heritage Communities […]

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