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Icon Indigenous Artist Alex Janvier Passed Away Age 89 – CFWE FM

Jul 10, 2024 Alex Janvier, is a world-renowned Indigenous Canadian Artist who is known for his use of vibrant colours and distinctive, flowy line work, sadly passed away today at the age of 89. The Assembly of First Nations have held a moment of silence at the annual general assembly to honour Cold Lake First […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 202414 Views

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Statement on the passing of former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney

The Otipemisiwak Métis Government of the Métis Nation within Alberta is saddened to learn of the passing of the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney. Prime Minister Mulroney was a true friend of the Métis. In 1992, Mulroney and the Métis National Council successfully negotiated the Métis Nation Accord. However, once the Charlottetown Accord fell through, our […]

by ahnationtalk on March 4, 202434 Views

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Bull rider dies at rodeo event on Stoney Nakoda First Nation – CTV

July 3, 2023 A young bull rider is dead after suffering what appeared to be a head injury Sunday evening at the Chiniki Rodeo Grounds on the Stoney Nakoda First Nation. CTV News has learned that man was 19-year-old Seth Saulteaux, who friends say was living between Mini Thni, Strathmore, Calgary and Maskwacis. Tryon Simon […]

by pmnationtalk on July 4, 202369 Views

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Condolences for EPS officers Brett Ryan and Travis Jordan

Mar 17, 2023 Our hearts break for the families, friends, and colleagues of Constables Brett Ryan and Travis Jordan, who tragically lost their lives yesterday. While we know that the relationship between Métis people and police has not always been positive, we send our deepest condolences to their loved ones as they grieve. Our thoughts […]

by ahnationtalk on March 17, 202374 Views

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Red Deer Elder remembered fondly as gentle, but ferocious – rdnewsnow.com

Feb 3, 2023 One of Red Deer’s most distinguished Indigenous Elders, Maggie Loney, sadly passed away recently following a short battle with leukemia. Loney, also known as Turtle Woman, was remembered at a very well-attended celebration of life in January. She died Dec. 27, 2022, aged 61. A Cree woman who was sadly part of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 3, 202380 Views

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Celebration of Life for former Rupertsland Institute Board of Governor Bruce Allen Gladue

October 20, 2022 It is with great sadness that former Rupertsland Institute Board of Governor (July 18, 2012 – July 18, 2015) Bruce Allen Gladue passed away peacefully and surrounded by his loved ones on October 9, 2022, at the age of 61 years. Bruce will always be remembered for the role he played under […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 2022140 Views

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Remembering Bruce Gladue

Oct 19, 2022 It is with great sadness that the Métis Nation of Alberta shares the passing of a leader and champion of our people and communities, Bruce Gladue. Bruce was born the sixth of ten children in Elk Point, Alberta, and he grew up in Glendon. He was always an exceptional storyteller, using the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 20, 202299 Views

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Message of Condolence to James Smith Cree Nation by Siksika Nation Chief and Council

September 8, 2022 On behalf of the Siksika Nation Chief and Council, staff, and members of Siksika Nation, we extend our sincere condolences, prayers, and solidarity with the James Smith Cree Nation community and all those communities, families, and individuals affected by this tragedy. Our relations spread throughout these lands, and our hearts stand with […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2022237 Views

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President extends condolences on passing of respected Inuk elder

June 20, 2022 On behalf of the Nunatsiavut Government and Beneficiaries of the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement, President Johannes Lampe today extended his heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of respected Nain Inuk elder Louisa Kojak, who passed away on Tuesday, June 14 at the age of 73. “Ms. Kojak made tremendous contributions […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 2022138 Views

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Lowering the Flag: Dr. L. James Dempsey – The Quad

The University of Alberta banner is flying at half-mast from April 25–26, 2022 in remembrance of Dr. L. James Dempsey. The University of Alberta banner is flying at half-mast from April 25–26, 2022 in remembrance of Dr. L. James Dempsey (Kii’tsimoni), Associate Professor and Former Director, School of Native Studies, Faculty of Native Studies. It […]

by ahnationtalk on April 27, 2022151 Views

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