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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 […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 202033 Views

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Clear Sky Connections negotiates new funding amidst blatant disregard of sovereignty and inclusion in decision making regarding First Nations territories

CYBERSPACE (MANITOBA) – Clear Sky Connections (CSC) is disappointed to be informed that $55M that had been previously allocated for Northern Manitoba has been officially withdrawn by the Government of Canada, at the same time that the Province makes unilateral decisions regarding fibre optics in First Nations territory otherwise known as “Manitoba”. In anticipation of […]

by ahnationtalk on September 21, 202055 Views

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Manitoba Boosts Funding for Technology to Improve Response to People in Mental Health Crisis

Additional $450,000 will Support Expansion of HealthIM to RCMP Detachments Across Manitoba, Support Ongoing Use in Municipalities: Cullen The Manitoba government is investing more than $450,000 from the Federal Proceeds of Crime Fund to expand and maintain the use of a new tool that improves responses to people in crisis and reduces the risk of […]

by ahnationtalk on July 17, 2020102 Views

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MB Government: Province Shining a Light on Dark Fibre for Rural Broadband Services

May 15, 2020 Pandemic Underscores Need for Innovative Use of Unused Fibre-Optic Capacity to Improve Rural and Northern Connectivity: Wharton The Manitoba government is looking to jumpstart broadband availability in rural and northern communities by making use of the vast fibre-optic network that Manitobans have already built, but is almost entirely unused, or ‘dark’, Crown […]

by ahnationtalk on May 15, 2020191 Views

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Call for Expressions of Interest: Graphic Design Services

ISSUING OFFICE: Southern Chiefs’ Organization Issue Date: Monday, May 4, 2020 Submission Deadline: Monday, May 25, 2020 (midnight CST) Request for: Graphic Design A. INTRODUCTION The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) requires graphic design services, and an experienced graphic designer(s) to assist initially with a logo refresh that can be used to create a web banner, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202085 Views

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Cyberattack prompts Indigenous child welfare authority in Manitoba to call RCMP – APTN News

November 24, 2019 The Southern First Nations Network of Care child welfare authority in Manitoba has called in the RCMP after being hit by a cyberattack that’s corrupted its computer files and potentially compromised the privacy of its clients. Spokesman Jim Compton said the organization’s IT department has been trying to restore service since its […]

by ahnationtalk on November 25, 2019167 Views

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Rural communities in Manitoba will benefit from faster Internet

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Residents to get new or faster Internet access thanks to Government of Canada investment August 2, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario Canadians understand the importance of building communities. They have always invested in ways to better connect with each other—from the St. Lawrence Seaway to the national railroad system […]

by ahnationtalk on August 5, 2019159 Views

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Province Welcomes Expansion of Wireless Coverage in Southeast Manitoba

September 24, 2018 Expanded Coverage Helps Keep Manitobans Safe, Improves Daily Life: Premier LA BROQUERIE—The Manitoba government welcomes the expansion of high-speed wireless LTE coverage by Bell MTS in southeast Manitoba, Premier Brian Pallister announced here today. “Better, faster service not only helps protect Manitobans in times of emergency but also improves daily life for […]

by pmnationtalk on September 25, 2018206 Views

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New federal funding will help improve women’s economic security in Manitoba

Project aims to increase the recruitment and retention of women in the ICT sector in Manitoba July 17, 2018 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – Status of Women Canada The Government is committed to advancing gender equality and understands the important role that creating more opportunities for women in all aspects of Canadian life can play in […]

by pmnationtalk on July 17, 2018238 Views

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DIG joins partnership to bring high speed internet to Northern Manitoba

– – Joint venture formed with two leading companies owned by Manitoba First Nations – – TSXV:DUG │OTCQX:DSTFF TREATY ONE TERRITORY, WINNIPEG, July 5, 2018 – Distinct Infrastructure Group Inc. (“DIG”) (TSXV:DUG) today announced the formation of a joint venture partnership with Clear Sky Connections Inc. (CSC) and Broadband Communications North Inc. (BCN) to bring high speed […]

by pmnationtalk on July 5, 2018338 Views

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