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Odawa Centre 510 Design Contest

February 17, 2016 Odawa Native Friendship Centre is transforming Shawenjeagamik Centre 510 into a cafe and they are in search of an amazing sign that will be on the face of the building. They are calling on all Inuit, Métis & First Nations Artists, Graphic Designers and Illustrators to bring forth their entries. The name of the cafe […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 2016377 Views

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Decision on storing Ontario nuclear waste delayed again for more study – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 18, 2016 TORONTO _ The federal government has again delayed a decision on Ontario Power Generation’s plan to bury nuclear waste at the Bruce Nuclear site near Lake Huron. OPG says the federal government has said it won’t make a decision as planned on March 1 and says Environment Minister Catherine McKenna […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 2016230 Views

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Ontario bill would allow first responders with PTSD quicker treatment – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 18, 2016 By Allison Jones THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Paramedic Marcel Martel never stopped hearing the screams of the parents of the little boy who died right in front of him 15 years ago. After Martel responded to the call in 2001 of the boy being run over by a vehicle […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 2016238 Views

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BR Dion Senate – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Feb 19, 2016 OTTAWA – Canada’s top diplomat says the Liberals may not approve of a deal to sell military equipment to Saudi Arabia, but they will allow the contract to stand. Appearing before the Senate yesterday, Stephane Dion pointed out the Liberals didn’t approve the sale of 15-billion dollars […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 2016275 Views

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Ontario to Introduce Legislation to Support First Responders with PTSD

February 18, 2016 Today Ontario intends to introduce legislation that would create a presumption that post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnosed in first responders is work-related, leading to faster access to resources and treatment. If passed, the Supporting Ontario’s First Responders Act (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder), 2016 would allow faster access to WSIB benefits and timely treatment, […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 2016311 Views

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BR Trudeau EU – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Feb 19, 2016 OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says an ambitious trade deal between Canada and Europe will likely be signed this year. He offered his assessment during a brief speech Thursday at an event marking 40 years of diplomacy with the European Union. When it’s ratified, the deal […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 2016290 Views

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The Daily Friday, February 19, 2016

Consumer Price Index, January 2016The Consumer Price Index rose 2.0% in the 12 months to January, after increasing 1.6% in December. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index increased 0.2% in January, following a 0.1% increase in December. Continue reading Retail trade, December 2015 Following a 1.7% rise in November, retail sales […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 2016363 Views

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Oban Intersects 19.63 g/t Au Over 6.0 Metres At Windfall

(Toronto, February 18, 2016) Oban Mining Corporation (OBM:TSX, “Oban” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce new results from the ongoing drill program at its 100% owned Windfall Lake gold project located in Urban Barry Township, Québec. The 55,000 metre drill program combines definition drilling above the Red Dog intrusion (“Red Dog”) and expansion drilling […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 2016248 Views

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Finning to cut up to 600 extra jobs this year, chairman steps down – Mining.com

Canada’s Finning International (TSX:FTT), the world’s largest dealer of Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) mining and construction equipment, announced Thursday it plans to cut 400 to 500 jobs by the middle of the year. The layoffs are on top of the 1,900 positions Finning decided to axe last year, said the company, as it posted a lower-than-expected quarterly […]

by pmnationtalk on February 19, 2016306 Views

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3rd Annual AWBEN Conference – Feb 25 in Toronto

The Indigenous women’s entrepreneurial event of the year is coming up FAST! Join us February 25 in downtown Toronto for a FREE conference featuring Indigenous business experts from across Canada, who are looking forward to sharing their business insights with you. DOWNLOAD CONFERENCE AGENDA HERE JOIN THE OFFICIAL FACEBOOK EVENT HERE (don’t forget to share […]

by ahnationtalk on February 18, 2016443 Views

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