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Thompson RCMP looking for missing female, Cora Lee Wood

On September 22, 2021, at 10:35 pm, Thompson RCMP received a report of a missing 35-year-old female from the community who was last seen Saturday evening at a business establishment located on Selkirk Avenue in the City of Thompson. Cora Lee Wood is described as 5’4″, 160 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. She has a tattoo of “Asia” on her right […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 20213 Views

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Manitoba Supports Expanded Role of Urban Indigenous COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

September 24, 2021 Nearly $2.8 Million to Improve Vaccine Access, Help Protect More People: Premier, Gordon, Lagimodiere The Manitoba government has invested nearly $2.8 million to support and expand the role of urban Indigenous clinics and other outreach efforts intended to increase vaccination rates against COVID-19 among First Nation, Métis and Inuit people, Premier Kelvin […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 20213 Views

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National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation unveils Survivors’ Flag for September 30

The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) unveils a new Survivors’ Flag to mark the first official National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. This commemorative flag was created by Survivors to share their expression of remembrance with the broader public and to honour all residential school Survivors, families, and communities impacted by the residential […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 20214 Views

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Manitoba Hydro releases 2020-21 Annual Report showing consolidated net income of $119 million

Manitoba Hydro released its annual report today showing a total consolidated net income of $119 million for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021, an increase of $20 million compared to the previous year. “Strategically adapting to our changing future”, our annual report for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021. “This is a good […]

by ahnationtalk on September 24, 20213 Views

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MMF finds concerning metal concentrations in Camp and Kississing Lakes

September 23, 2021 Winnipeg, MB, in the Métis Nation Homeland – The Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF) took samples of the water and sediment at both Camp Lake and Kississing Lake, which were then analyzed at ALS Laboratory in Winnipeg, one of the largest environmental laboratory networks in the world, providing the analysis of air, soil, sediment, water. The results of the analysis found high levels of metals that could […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 202110 Views

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SCO Leadership Outlines Progressive Agenda at Latest Chief’s Summit

September 23, 2021 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) has wrapped up its’ latest Chiefs’ Summit in Brandon, MB. “These meetings are critical when it comes to setting our shared priorities, especially at the community level,” stated SCO Grand Chief Jerry Daniels. “We need to have all of our Chiefs, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 202113 Views

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‘Champions of Indigenous Employment’ honoured – The Star

Sept. 23, 2021 The Interprovincial Association on Native Employment Westman Chapter held its annual Champions of Indigenous Employment Awards Wednesday to celebrate businesses promoting diverse workplaces. Interprovincial Association on Native Employment Westman Chapter (IANE) chair Doug Pople described champions as those “committed to doing the right thing at all times.” He added many employers are […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 20216 Views

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Economic Outlook for Manitoba in 2021 Optimistic

September 23, 2021 Pandemic Continues to Influence Manitoba’s Finances and Economic Recovery: Fielding The 2020-21 year-end financial results show ongoing challenges and uncertainties associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and its continuing impact on Manitoba’s economy, but there is room for optimism, Finance Minster Scott Fielding announced today. “We see indications of economic growth and a […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 20218 Views

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“Artivists” to share views about art in action against genocide

International and Indigenous artists join virtual CMHR panel discussion Winnipeg – September 23, 2021 – As Canadians struggle with the discovery of unmarked graves of thousands of Indigenous children at residential school sites, a panel of international and Indigenous artists will share their experiences with art that sparks action against genocide. Moderated by renowned CBC […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 202112 Views

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MKO Statement on Outcome of Federal Election

Treaty Five Territory, Thompson, MB – Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) Inc. is issuing the following statement in response to the federal election outcome. MKO’s key priorities include: Clean drinking water Policing and public safety Ensuring adequate housing Children and families Community infrastructure Broadband connectivity Resource equity Addressing the impacts of hydro development First Nation stewardship […]

by ahnationtalk on September 23, 20214 Views

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