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Election spotlight on NB's low literacy rate: 'An embarrassment' - Times Colonist

September 6, 2018 - 14:06

Election spotlight on NB's low literacy rate: 'An embarrassment'
Times Colonist
Trailing behind were Quebec, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, the Northwest Territories, Newfoundland and Labrador and, finally, Nunavut. Higgs is pledging to have 85 per cent of students meet or exceed Grade 2 reading standards by 2022, and that the ...

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Silver Range Announces Amendment to Option Agreement on Up Town Gold Property - Markets Insider

September 6, 2018 - 13:58

Silver Range Announces Amendment to Option Agreement on Up Town Gold Property
Markets Insider
6, 2018 /CNW/ - Silver Range Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:SNG) ("Silver Range" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into an agreement (the "Amending Agreement") with Rover Metals Corp. (TSX-V:ROVR) ("Rover") and Panarc Resources Ltd. amending the ...

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Private-public partnership seals takeover of Churchill's port, railway - Nunatsiaq News

September 5, 2018 - 14:35

Nunatsiaq News

Private-public partnership seals takeover of Churchill's port, railway
Nunatsiaq News
That changed after NTCL lost a Nunavut government fuel contract, pulled out of the Kivalliq dry cargo business, and eventually went bankrupt. But the Kivalliq Inuit Association is still in discussion with the buying group about coming on as a partner ...

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Celebrating the opening of the Kenojuak Cultural Centre and Print Shop - Markets Insider

September 5, 2018 - 14:10

Celebrating the opening of the Kenojuak Cultural Centre and Print Shop
Markets Insider
"The artists of Cape Dorset have been some of Nunavut's greatest ambassadors, developing their art and sharing their culture not just with Canadians, but also with people around the world. I am proud of the support that CanNor and the Government of ...

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Government of Canada Announces Details of Multi-year Investigation of Franklin wrecks - Markets Insider

September 5, 2018 - 13:58

Government of Canada Announces Details of Multi-year Investigation of Franklin wrecks
Markets Insider
That same profound knowledge of history and the natural world – or Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit – combined with western science and the perseverance of a broad group of partners, led by Parks Canada and involving Inuit and the Government of Nunavut among ...

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Nunavut Inuit org considers $15M investment in treatment centre - Nunatsiaq News

September 5, 2018 - 08:47

Nunatsiaq News

Nunavut Inuit org considers $15M investment in treatment centre
Nunatsiaq News
When Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.'s board of directors met last week in Cape Dorset, seen here, they discussed a plan that would see their organization contribute $15 million towards building a territory-wide trauma and addictions treatment system.

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The last dance: Why the Canadian strip club is a dying institution - The Globe and Mail

September 4, 2018 - 20:37

The Globe and Mail

The last dance: Why the Canadian strip club is a dying institution
The Globe and Mail
Yukon and Nunavut have no permanent strip clubs, and in Saskatchewan they have long been outright banned. But even border towns such as Windsor, Ont., oil hubs like B.C.'s Fort St. John, and such big ... In Toronto, the Municipal Licensing and ...

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First Nations, northern communities control half of Churchill deal, to receive 'preferential employment' - CTV News

September 4, 2018 - 13:05

CTV News

First Nations, northern communities control half of Churchill deal, to receive 'preferential employment'
CTV News
“Over the last eight months we have been working diligently with our many partners to come together, develop a business plan and satisfy the principles for successful new ownership,” said Fairfax president Paul Rivett. ... for the betterment of our ...

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Sabina Gold & Silver Reports Marine Laydown Area (MLA) Earthworks Completed In Line with 2015 Feasibility Costs ... - Markets Insider

September 4, 2018 - 08:09

Sabina Gold & Silver Reports Marine Laydown Area (MLA) Earthworks Completed In Line with 2015 Feasibility Costs ...
Markets Insider
T), (“Sabina” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that pre-development civil works at the Back River Marine Laydown Area (“MLA”) have been completed and the first sealift supply was successfully received at the 100%-owned Back River Gold Project ...

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Media Advisory - Arctic Gateway Group LP Acquires Strategic Rail Link and Arctic Port at Churchill - Canada NewsWire (press release)

September 4, 2018 - 07:12

Media Advisory - Arctic Gateway Group LP Acquires Strategic Rail Link and Arctic Port at Churchill
Canada NewsWire (press release)
"Over the last eight months we have been working diligently with our many partners to come together, develop a business plan and satisfy the principles for successful new ownership of the Hudson Bay Railway and Port of Churchill facilities. ... of our ...

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COMMENTARY: Canada's Arctic response needs improvement - TheChronicleHerald.ca

September 4, 2018 - 04:16

TheChronicleHerald.ca

COMMENTARY: Canada's Arctic response needs improvement
TheChronicleHerald.ca
It was on a cruise operated by B.C.-based One Ocean Expeditions, having departed from Kugaaruk, Nunavut the day before. Donglai Gong, an American ... “Showing passengers polar bears is good for business,” Spears said. “This could have been much ...

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'This is historic:' Deal reached on broken rail line to Churchill in Manitoba - Red Deer Advocate

August 31, 2018 - 21:55

'This is historic:' Deal reached on broken rail line to Churchill in Manitoba
Red Deer Advocate
“I want Canadians living in northern Manitoba and Nunavut to know that the government of Canada understands the importance of the line to their daily lives,” said Jim Carr, the minister of international trade diversification. Dominic LeBlanc, the ...

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Peregrine Diamonds Announces Securityholder Approval of Arrangement with De Beers Canada Inc. - Markets Insider

August 31, 2018 - 16:11

Peregrine Diamonds Announces Securityholder Approval of Arrangement with De Beers Canada Inc.
Markets Insider
In addition, a special resolution to reduce the stated capital of the common shares of the Company so that the Company may use the arrangement provisions under the Canada Business Corporations Act was passed with approval by 98.3% of votes cast by ...

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Peregrine Diamonds Announces Securityholder Approval of Arrangement with De Beers Canada Inc. - Junior Mining Network

August 31, 2018 - 16:11

Peregrine Diamonds Announces Securityholder Approval of Arrangement with De Beers Canada Inc.
Junior Mining Network
... 2018 PEA and is available in a National Instrument 43‑101 (“NI 43‑101”) technical report titled “Updated Preliminary Economic Assessment NI 43‑101 Technical Report Chidliak Project, Nunavut, Canada”, available on SEDAR and the Company's website.

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Peregrine Diamonds Announces Securityholder Approval of ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

August 31, 2018 - 16:05

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Peregrine Diamonds Announces Securityholder Approval of ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. (TSX:PGD) (“Peregrine” or “the Company”) is pleased to ...

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ASLA Announces 2018 Professional Awards Winners - Business Wire (press release)

August 30, 2018 - 11:01

Business Wire (press release)

ASLA Announces 2018 Professional Awards Winners
Business Wire (press release)
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) proudly announces the 25 winners of the ASLA 2018 Professional Awards. Selected from 368 entries, the ... Iqaluit Municipal Cemetery, Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada

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Western Nunavut Inuit org pitches Grays Bay project to NTI - Nunatsiaq News

August 29, 2018 - 12:42

Nunatsiaq News

Western Nunavut Inuit org pitches Grays Bay project to NTI
Nunatsiaq News
The president of the Kitikmeot Inuit Asssociation, Stanley Anablak, came to the Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. board of directors meeting in Cape Dorset this morning to ask the Nunavut Inuit birthright organization for financial support. Anablak said the ...

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The real story behind the famous starving polar-bear video reveals more manipulation - Financial Post

August 29, 2018 - 08:41

Financial Post

The real story behind the famous starving polar-bear video reveals more manipulation
Financial Post
The additional details make the actions of the SeaLegacy founders harder to forgive, not easier. They also raise the question of whether this cruel and deliberate exploitation of a dying bear violated strict Nunavut conservation laws for documentary ...

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Unique Vacations Canada adds two new members to sales team - Travelweek

August 28, 2018 - 11:43

Travelweek

Unique Vacations Canada adds two new members to sales team
Travelweek
First up, Evan Chicheluk is joining the team as Business Development Manager, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northern Ontario & Nunavut. Chicheluk joins Unique Vacations Canada with an extensive business and product management background in a variety ...
Unique Vacations Canada Makes Two Key AppointmentsTravelPulse Canada (press release) (blog)

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Unique Vacations Canada Makes Two Key Appointments - TravelPulse Canada (press release) (blog)

August 28, 2018 - 10:41

TravelPulse Canada (press release) (blog)

Unique Vacations Canada Makes Two Key Appointments
TravelPulse Canada (press release) (blog)
Evan Chicheluk has been given the job as Business Development Manager for Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northern Ontario & Nunavut. Evan joins Unique Vacations Canada with an extensive business and product management background in a variety of ...

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