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TRU: Camp balances fun and higher priorities

August 17, 2018 Who says summer camp can’t be fun and address bigger issues at the same time? Not only is the TRU Aboriginal Science and Health Science Camp chock-full of activities, opportunities to use high-tech instruments and overnight at the TRU Residence and Conference Centre, but there was also an emphasis on blending Indigenous […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20183 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Philpott to announce funding for the Huu-ay-aht First Nations Social Services Project on Child and Family Services

From: Indigenous Services Canada Nanaimo, British Columbia – Please be advised that the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services along with Chief Councillor Robert J. Dennis Sr. of Huu-ay-aht First Nations, will announce funding to support Huu-ay-aht First Nations and its programs to improve the well-being of Indigenous children. Date: August 21, 2018 Time: […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20183 Views

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Commerce Resources Corp. Provides Update on the Metallurgical Test Program at Université Laval for the Ashram Rare Earth Deposit

Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXv: CCE, FSE: D7H) (the “Company” or “Commerce”) is pleased to provide an update on the metallurgical test program for the Ashram Rare Earth Deposit that is being completed under the direction of the Université Laval (“Laval”). The test program uses an alternative flowsheet approach with the purpose of validating a software […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20184 Views

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Brixton Metals Provides Update on its Hog Heaven Silver-Gold-Copper Project

August 20, 2018 – Brixton Metals Corporation (TSXV: BBB) (the “Company” or “Brixton”) is pleased to provide an update on its Hog Heaven project data review, new geophysical data acquisition and short term project development plans. Highlights from the work to date at the Hog Heaven project: Completed the historical assay data entry and drill […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20184 Views

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Encanto Potash Closes Private Placement with Long Term Investor

Encanto Potash Corp. (“Encanto” or the “Company”) (TSXV: EPO) announces that it has closed its private placement of 1,666,666 units at a price of $0.30 per unit for gross proceeds of $500,000 (the “Private Placement”). Each unit consists of one common share of the Company and one share purchase warrant (“Warrant”), with each Warrant entitling […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20184 Views

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Chinese settlers honoured in Yale

Aug. 18, 2018 YALE – Chinese British Columbians, leaders of the Yale First Nation and residents of Yale gathered for the unveiling of a special commemorative plaque honouring early Chinese settlers in the area. George Chow, Minister of State for Trade, unveiled the plaque, which acknowledges the settlers’ struggles while enduring discriminatory laws. “Early Chinese […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20182 Views

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Province to match Red Cross donations to help people affected by wildfires

Aug. 17, 2018 VICTORIA – To help people affected by the wildfires that are burning around B.C., the Province of British Columbia will match all donations to the Red Cross, up to $20 million. “The Red Cross is on the ground, helping people and communities affected by the wildfires burning around the province,” said Jennifer […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20182 Views

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Anti pipeline protesters released days before weeklong jail sentences end – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Aug 20, 2018 MAPLE RIDGE, B.C. _ Several pipeline protesters were released from a British Columbia jail on Sunday, a few days before their weeklong sentences were set to end. Seven protesters in all were sentenced to a week in jail on Aug. 15, after pleading guilty to contempt charges in B.C. Supreme […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20184 Views

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Minister Joly in British Columbia to talk tourism and middle-class jobs

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada The tourism industry accounts for over 300,000 direct and indirect jobs in British Columbia August 20, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario Tourism brings prosperity and good middle-class jobs to communities in British Columbia and across Canada. That’s why the visitor economy is an important part of the Government of […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 20182 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Rodriguez to Visit British Columbia’s Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

From: Canadian Heritage VANCOUVER – As part of a trip to the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will meet with stakeholders and organizations on Monday to discuss priorities facing various cultural communities. Minister Rodriguez will then tour an important Indigenous heritage site on Vancouver Island […]

by ahnationtalk on August 17, 201811 Views

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