You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Politics

PoliticsText

BC budget aims for ‘significant difference’ in Indigenous kids’ lives finance minister says – Toronto Star

Feb. 21, 2019 Sitting in the public gallery was the sister of one of the dozens of young people James fostered in her home before she entered politics. And it’s two of her budget’s measures — the relatives’ foster funding, and a decade-in-the-making deal to share seven per cent of B.C. gambling and lottery revenues […]

by ahnationtalk on February 21, 201911 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Rising doubt in Trudeau – Prince George Citizen

February 20, 2019 Canadians head to the polls eight months from today to elect a new federal government and many of them seem to be doubting Justin Trudeau’s leadership for the first time in the wake of the SNC-Lavalin affair. As a new Leger poll released Wednesday showed, 41 per cent of respondents believe Trudeau […]

by ahnationtalk on February 21, 20199 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Lhtako Dene and City of Quesnel move forward in reconciliation

February 20, 2019 Quesnel City Council has agreed to return the land at Ceal Tingley Park to Lhtako Dene Nation for the proposed Lhtako Dene Indigenous Cultural Centre project. This site, at the confluence of the Fraser and Quesnel rivers is significant to the Lhtako Dene as the site of a major settlement. This site […]

by pmnationtalk on February 21, 201913 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

BC’s 2019 budget puts working people ahead of the wealthy and well-connected

February 19, 2019 B.C. Finance Minister Carole James’s third provincial budget continues the NDP government’s shift toward making life more affordable for working people and creating more opportunities for people to succeed, according to CUPE BCPresident Paul Faoro. “We’re pleased to see the government build on last year’s budget, with continued significant investments in programs and services that support working people […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 201911 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Budget 2019 continues shifting of government priorities from a focus on the wealthy and well-connected to making life more affordable-CUPE BC

February 19, 2019 VICTORIA—B.C. Finance Minister Carole James’s third provincial budget continues the BC NDP government’s shift toward making life more affordable for working people and creating more opportunities for people to succeed, CUPE BC President Paul Faoro said today. “We’re pleased to see the government build on last year’s budget, with continued significant investments […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 20196 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Indigenous people should be exempt from vacancy tax – Prince George Citizen

February 19, 2019 I received a form letter dated Feb. 5 from Steven Emery, administrator, Speculation and Vacancy Tax, requiring all property owners in the taxable regions to complete a declaration. The tax is designed to ensure that foreign owners and satellite families are fairly contributing to B.C.’s tax system. I have written to the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 20, 201913 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Budget 2019 creates opportunities, makes life better for people

VICTORIA – Budget 2019 is creating opportunities for all British Columbians by delivering a new B.C. Child Opportunity Benefit for kids up to the age of 18, removing interest from B.C. student loans, reducing taxes for businesses and investing in clean energy and climate solutions. Budget 2019 makes historic investments in people and balances the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 20199 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

CRD Board Endorses 2019-2022 Board Priorities

Feb 14, 2019 Victoria, BC– The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has identified and approved priorities that will guide CRD operations over their 2019–2022 mandate. Through a series of facilitated Board planning sessions beginning in November 2018, Board Directors met to discuss the most pressing community issues facing the region. “I’d like to thank the CRD […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 201912 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Canada and ‘Namgis First Nation advance reconciliation with signing of Memorandum of Understanding

February 18, 2019 — Alert Bay, BC — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Renewing the relationship with Indigenous peoples based on recognition of rights, respect, cooperation and partnership is key to achieving reconciliation. Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and the ‘Namgis First Nation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 201910 Views

Read More
PoliticsAudio

Canada and shíshálh Nation strengthen nation-to-nation relationship with signing of Letter of Understanding

February 15, 2019 — Sechelt, BC — Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Renewing the relationship with Indigenous peoples based on recognition of rights, respect, cooperation and partnership is key to achieving reconciliation. Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, and the shíshálh Nation (Sechelt Indian Band) signed a Letter of Understanding committing […]

by ahnationtalk on February 18, 201917 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More