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Canadians invited to share their views with the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare

Advisory Council launches its online consultations on how to move forward toward a national pharmacare July 20, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario Prescription drug prices in Canada are among the highest in the developed world. Canada’s patchwork of drug coverage leaves many Canadians facing significant barriers to getting the prescription drugs they need. In Budget 2018, […]

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First Nations power project congratulates seven graduates from 1st training program – CBC

The Wataynikaneyap Transmission Project’s 15-week certification program started in April July 19, 2018 As the Wataynikaneyap Transmission Project gets closer to its goal of connecting several remote communities to the provincial power grid by 2023, officials from the project gathered in Thunder Bay, Ont., on Thursday afternoon to celebrate the graduation of their first round of successful participants. Wataynikaneyap […]

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Nipissing First Nation mulls banning cannabis sales ahead of legalization – APTN News

July 19, 2018 Recreational cannabis will soon be legal in Canada. Although the legislation is still being sorted out across the provinces, some First Nations in Ontario are trying to get ahead of the game, while others are holding off. APTN’s Annette Francis visited Nipissing First Nation to hear how that community is planning to […]

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Grand Council Treaty #3 Fundraises for Treaty #3 Youth Education Bursaries

July 18, 2018 On July 13, 2018, Grand Council Treaty #3 hosted their 8th Annual Golf Tournament at Couchiching First Nation’s Heron Landing Golf Course. The tournament was a 4-person scramble with 38 teams successfully registered. The tournament offered the potential to win $25,000 cash for a hole-in-one on #6, as well as prize money for the […]

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State Of Emergency Declared On Whitedog Due to Smoke From Forest Fire – 89.5 The Lake FM

July 20, 2018 A State of Emergency has been declared on the Wabaseemoong First Nation. It’s because of smoke from a forest fire burning about 20 kilometers northwest of the community. Kenora Fire #71 has been growing steadily since the weekend and is low listed at over 68 hundred hectares in size. Right now, vulnerable […]

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The Government of Canada invests in Great Lakes protection and restoration

July 19, 2018 – Port Colborne, Ontario The Government of Canada is committed to protecting Canada’s natural legacy and freshwater resources. Part of this commitment is protecting and restoring the water quality and ecosystem health of the Great Lakes, a vitally important environmental, economic, and cultural resource for millions within its basin and beyond. Today, the […]

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National Access Cannabis Corp. Announces $35 Million Loan Agreement with Opaskwayak Cree Nation

OTTAWA, July 20, 2018 – National Access Cannabis Corp. (“NAC” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: META) today announced that it has entered into a loan agreement and connected collateral documents with Opaskwayak Cree Nation (“OCN”) in respect of a secured loan, pursuant to which OCN will lend up to $35,000,000 to NAC (the “Loan”). The Company plans to use […]

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Encore – Unresolved – Shelley May Anderson – CBC Shows

Jul 20, 2018 Last fall, we aired a series called Unresolved prepared by the CBC’s Olivia Stefanovich. The series focused on missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls from northeastern Ontario. This is the story of Shelley May Anderson who went missing n Cobalt eight years ago. To get that story, Olivia met with Shelley’s […]

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Spiritwalkers Cross Nipigon Bridge on Day Five – NetNewsLedger

July 20, 2018 LAKE HELEN FN – The amazing group of unified Spiritwalkers walked 3.5 km as a powerful spiritual force, from Lake Helen First Nation, and across the Nipigon River Bridge then through the Town of Nipigon. We then split into three groups to cover the 53 km distance all the way to the community […]

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Detour Gold Announces Next Steps to Build on Foundation of 2018 Life of Mine Plan

TORONTO, July 20, 2018 – Following the release of its updated life of mine plan (“2018 LOM Plan”), Detour Gold Corporation (TSX: DGC) (“Detour Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the next steps in its ongoing plan to grow long-term shareholder value. While the Board of Directors (the “Board”) is determinedly focused on operational […]

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