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Inuit corporation doubles down on fisheries - Nunatsiaq News

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Inuit corporation doubles down on fisheries
Nunatsiaq News
The Qikiqtaaluk Fisheries Corp. and its factory freezer trawler, FV Saputi, are now 100-per-cent Inuit-owned, following a buyout by the Nunavut company of its minority shareholder and long-time business partner, Nataaqnaq Fisheries Inc. The deal was ...

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North American Construction Group Takes a Major Revenue Diversification Step With the Acquisition of Ownership ... - BOE Report (press release)

9 hours 14 min ago

North American Construction Group Takes a Major Revenue Diversification Step With the Acquisition of Ownership ...
BOE Report (press release)
20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — North American Construction Group Ltd. (“NACG” or “the Company”) (TSX:NOA/NYSE:NOA) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 49% ownership interest in Nuna Logistics Limited and related ...

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North American Construction Group Takes a Major Revenue Diversification Step With the Acquisition of Ownership ... - Markets Insider

10 hours 48 min ago

North American Construction Group Takes a Major Revenue Diversification Step With the Acquisition of Ownership ...
Markets Insider
20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- North American Construction Group Ltd. (“NACG” or “the Company”) (TSX:NOA/NYSE:NOA) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 49% ownership interest in Nuna Logistics Limited and related ...

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Inuktut advertising pays off, says Nunavut languages commissioner - Nunatsiaq News

September 19, 2018 - 15:34

Nunatsiaq News

Inuktut advertising pays off, says Nunavut languages commissioner
Nunatsiaq News
Nunavut businesses that advertise in the Inuit language aren't just complying with the territory's language laws—they're also doubling their potential audience. That was the pitch that Helen Klengenberg, Nunavut's languages commissioner, gave ...

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Why one unlikely New Brunswicker is prohibited by law from voting - Times Colonist

September 19, 2018 - 14:46

Times Colonist

Why one unlikely New Brunswicker is prohibited by law from voting
Times Colonist
The CEOs in Ontario, Alberta, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories and Nunavut are all allowed to vote, while the rest are not. Tom Bateman, a political scientist at St. Thomas University in Fredericton, said the restriction is a ...

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Elections Canada launches new civic education resources - Markets Insider

September 19, 2018 - 12:45

Elections Canada launches new civic education resources
Markets Insider
... comprised of representatives from every province and territory and from First Nations schools. Teachers and students piloted the program in classrooms across Canada–in all provinces, Yukon and Nunavut. The new resources are available for free in ...

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Elections Canada launches new civic education resources - Markets Insider

September 19, 2018 - 12:45

Elections Canada launches new civic education resources
Markets Insider
... comprised of representatives from every province and territory and from First Nations schools. Teachers and students piloted the program in classrooms across Canada–in all provinces, Yukon and Nunavut. The new resources are available for free in ...

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Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers - Montreal Gazette

September 19, 2018 - 12:16

Montreal Gazette

Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers
Montreal Gazette
Recalling a summer visit to Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, McKenna said she went to the local school and heard the high school students' accounts of disappearing caribou, polar bears moving further south and greater dangers for people seeking traditional ...

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Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers - Montreal Gazette

September 19, 2018 - 12:12

Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers
Montreal Gazette
Recalling a summer visit to Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, McKenna said she went to the local school and heard the high school students' accounts of disappearing caribou, polar bears moving further south and greater dangers for people seeking traditional ...

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Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers - Calgary Herald

September 19, 2018 - 11:04

Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers
Calgary Herald
Recalling a summer visit to Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, McKenna said she went to the local school and heard the high school students' accounts of disappearing caribou, polar bears moving further south and greater dangers for people seeking traditional ...

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North West Company takes over Cambridge Bay's Kitnuna pharmacy - Nunatsiaq News

September 19, 2018 - 10:56

Nunatsiaq News

North West Company takes over Cambridge Bay's Kitnuna pharmacy
Nunatsiaq News
With this addition, North West now operates 17 community pharmacies—five of which are in Nunavut. Previously, Kitnuna was owned by the Kitikmeot Corp., the business development branch of the Kitikmeot Inuit Association, in a joint venture with Super ...

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Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ... - Financial Post

September 19, 2018 - 09:17

Financial Post

Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ...
Financial Post
HALIFAX — Canada's environment minister opened a meeting of her G7 counterparts with a call for action on climate change, even as prominent ...
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Startup Canada Podcast Ep. 151: Reigniting Northern languages using tech - BetaKit

September 19, 2018 - 08:04

BetaKit

Startup Canada Podcast Ep. 151: Reigniting Northern languages using tech
BetaKit
Now, Nunavut communities are closing the gap with the outside world, and embracing the technology as a means to connect with the world. In this week's ... On the podcast, award-winning entrepreneur host Rivers Corbett speaks with the movers and shakers ...

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Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers - National Post

September 18, 2018 - 14:19

National Post

Young people need us to act on climate change, McKenna tells G7 ministers
National Post
Recalling a summer visit to Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, McKenna said she heard high school students' accounts of disappearing caribou, polar bears moving further south and greater dangers for people seeking traditional foods. “They're seeing hunters ...

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Welland St. Vincent de Paul open once again - StCatharinesStandard.ca

September 18, 2018 - 14:11

StCatharinesStandard.ca

Welland St. Vincent de Paul open once again
StCatharinesStandard.ca
While St. Vincent de Paul usually deals in used items there's something new to check out at the East Main Street store in Welland. That something new is the store itself, which reopened this week at 51 East Main St. after two weeks of renovations. Over ...

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Welland St. Vincent de Paul open once again - NiagaraFallsReview.ca

September 18, 2018 - 14:05

NiagaraFallsReview.ca

Welland St. Vincent de Paul open once again
NiagaraFallsReview.ca
While St. Vincent de Paul usually deals in used items there's something new to check out at the East Main Street store in Welland. That something new is the store itself, which reopened this week at 51 East Main St. after two weeks of renovations. Over ...

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CCSA Connect: $750 million rural broadband fund announcement coming soon, says CRTC commissioner - Cartt.ca

September 17, 2018 - 23:59

Cartt.ca

CCSA Connect: $750 million rural broadband fund announcement coming soon, says CRTC commissioner
Cartt.ca
ST ANDREWS, N.B. – Atlantic region and Nunavut CRTC commissioner Christopher MacDonald said Monday the structure and governance of its new $750 million broadband fund established with the Commission's 2016 Universal Service Objective policy will be ...

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High-speed Internet comes to Nunavut: Northwestel officially launches new broadband satellite network - NEWSTAGE

September 17, 2018 - 18:44

High-speed Internet comes to Nunavut: Northwestel officially launches new broadband satellite network
NEWSTAGE
Northwestel's Tamarmik Nunaliit network provides up to 20 times more capacity to Nunavut communities than the company's previous generation C-Band satellite network. The network harnesses Telesat's recently launched Telstar 19 VANTAGE ka-Band ...

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High-speed Internet comes to Nunavut: Northwestel officially launches new broadband satellite network - GlobeNewswire (press release)

September 17, 2018 - 11:25

High-speed Internet comes to Nunavut: Northwestel officially launches new broadband satellite network
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Northwestel's Tamarmik Nunaliit network provides up to 20 times more capacity to Nunavut communities than the company's previous generation C-Band satellite network. The network harnesses Telesat's recently launched Telstar 19 VANTAGE ka-Band ...

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Northwestel launching new broadband satellite network in Nunavut - Cartt.ca

September 17, 2018 - 08:40

Cartt.ca

Northwestel launching new broadband satellite network in Nunavut
Cartt.ca
IQALUIT – Northwestel will officially launch its new high-speed broadband satellite network serving Nunavut October 1st, the company announced this morning. Iqaluit, Nunavut's capital and largest community, is the first to have the high-speed network ...

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