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A great achievement’: Peguis First Nation marks 25 days without new case of COVID-19 – CBC

Leadership allowed some visitors to the community during “relaxed lockdown” over holidays Jan 12, 2021 It’s been 25 days since Peguis First Nation has seen a new case of COVID-19 in the community, even after allowing some visiting over the holiday season. The Interlake community had what it called “relaxed lockdown” days, which allowed extended family and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 202123 Views

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Faculty of Arts introduces Indigenous content requirement – UM Today

January 11, 2021 — New students who are entering the Faculty of Arts starting in Fall 2021 will include at least three credit hours of Indigenous course content in their studies in order to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree. The new requirement, passed by Senate on November 4, aims to provide students with an […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 202125 Views

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Manitoba’s First Nations pandemic response team works to dispel myths regarding COVID-19 vaccine – CBC

AMC Grand Chief says vaccine science was ‘not something that was done on the back of a napkin’ Jan 10, 2021 As COVID-19 vaccines are beginning to be distributed to First Nations in Manitoba, the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) pandemic response team is working to dispel myths regarding vaccines. Dr. Marcia Anderson, one of the Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 202124 Views

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Indigenous-led non-profits say they are better equipped to deliver cultural services than Siloam Mission – CBC

‘We know how to do it,’ says executive director of Ma Mawi Chi Itata Centre Jan 08, 2021 The leaders of Indigenous-led non-profit organizations say they are better equipped than Siloam Mission to provide spiritual care and cultural services to Winnipeg’s homeless population. “They’re not an Indigenous organization, but delivering services to Indigenous people and yet we have […]

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 202130 Views

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What a premier wants: How the pandemic cabinet shuffle clears a path for Pallister’s succession – CBC

With Cameron Friesen on the sideline, it’s Heather Stefanson’s turn on the pandemic hot seat Jan 06, 2021 Over the past 10 months, Cameron Friesen didn’t have a lot to smile about. As Manitoba’s health minister during the initial phases of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Morden-Winkler MLA appeared to struggle at times under the weight of his […]

by ahnationtalk on January 6, 202120 Views

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Siloam Mission failing to allow for Indigenous cultural practices, spiritual care, former staff say – CBC

‘Colonialism continues at Siloam,’ says former member of Winnipeg charity’s board of directors Jan 05, 2021 A Christian humanitarian organization is neglecting the spiritual and cultural care of the majority of the Indigenous people it serves, a past board member and former staff of the Winnipeg charity allege. Siloam Mission isn’t providing adequate support for Indigenous spiritual practices such […]

by ahnationtalk on January 6, 202119 Views

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January 2021 UM Virtual Community Events – UM Today

January 5, 2021 — Discover UM’s wide range of virtual community events that are open to all. Join us online to learn, experience and connect in our conversations and presentations, health discussions and book clubs – there is something for everyone. Explore our events below and share them with your friends, family and neighbours. Recreation Services virtual health and fitness Follow along with UM Recreation Services’ virtual health and fitness videos while gaining expert advice from our sports […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 202119 Views

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Councillor calls for Indigenous representation for Bay committee, mayor says that’s already in place – Winnipeg Sun

Jan 05, 2021 Winnipeg City Councillor Kevin Klein is calling on Mayor Brian Bowman to appoint two Indigenous representatives, one elder and one Métis, to the Bay Downtown Advisory Committee (BDAC), which is tasked with exploring development options for the now-closed 650,000 square-foot Hudson’s Bay building. The committee, headed by Economic Development Winnipeg President Dayna […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 202123 Views

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Indigenous activists make progress north of the border – Winnipeg Free Press

01/5/2021 Same company, different sides of a border. Last month, the final segment of the Enbridge Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement project was approved by Minnesota state regulators, with construction starting hours later on its border with North Dakota (where construction finished in October). The project replaces the existing link between Hardisty, Alta., and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 202120 Views

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Winnipeg-based researchers on the lookout for virus variants – CBC

Tools at National Microbiology Laboratory read virus’s genetic code, look for so-called typos Jan 04, 2021 Winnipeg-based researchers who have spent months studying mutations of the virus that causes COVID-19 got to work within hours of the first reports of a new variant detected in the United Kingdom last month. Dr. Guillaume Poliquin, acting head […]

by ahnationtalk on January 4, 202122 Views

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