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New Partnership to Provide Opportunities for Indigenous Youth to Explore Innovation and STEM Learning Within a Traditional Cultural Context

Calgary, AB – Innovation, tradition and resiliency will be the key areas of focus of a new partnership between MindFuel and Future Skills Centre, who are embarking on a two-year project to reduce barriers to education for Indigenous youth from rural British Columbia, Alberta and Yukon. Indigenous youth, especially those in rural communities, face a […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 202112 Views

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BluEarth Renewables Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreement with Shell Energy for Hand Hills Wind Project in Alberta

Calgary, Alberta – April 8, 2021 – BluEarth Renewables, through its subsidiary, BER Hand Hills Wind LP, (“BluEarth”) today announced the signing of a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (“PPA”) with Shell Energy North America (Canada), Inc. (“Shell Energy”). The PPA will directly support the construction of the 130 MW Hand Hills Wind Project (the “Project”), […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 202114 Views

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Steel River Group and PBA Group of Companies Announce Strategic Partnership

Calgary, AB, April 8, 2021 – Calgary-based Steel River Group Ltd. (“SRG” or the “Company”), an Indigenous-owned diversified management and construction consortium, is pleased to announce they have entered a strategic partnership with PBA Group of Companies (“PBA” or “PBA Group”), a full-spectrum real estate company, also based in Calgary. With a stellar track record […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 202113 Views

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AltaGas Ltd. to Issue First Quarter 2021 Results and to Hold Virtual Annual Meeting of Shareholders

CALGARY, AB, April 8, 2021  – AltaGas Ltd. (“AltaGas”) (TSX: ALA) will release its 2021 first quarter financial results on Thursday April 29, 2021 before markets open. A conference call and webcast will be held the same day to discuss the financial results and other corporate developments. Time: 8:00 a.m. MT (10:00 a.m. ET) Dial-in: […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 202110 Views

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Updated COVID-19 information for Morley, as of April 8, 2021

4 new positive cases were reported today. There are 9 active cases being managed by Stoney Health Services, 3 of these active cases are variants. Please remember that there is a mass vaccination clinic this weekend at the Health Centre. All Stoney Nakoda nation members who are 18 years and older with high risk health […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 20217 Views

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Treaty No. 6 Chiefs: Urban First Nations Vaccination Clinic

April 7, 2021 (amiskwacîwâskahikan) Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta in partnership with the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations will be hosting an Urban First Nations Vaccine Clinic from April 12-15, 2021 at the Venue at River Cree, Enoch Cree Nation. We are addressing the inequitable rollout of vaccines and are pushing the Federal […]

by ahnationtalk on April 7, 202128 Views

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Investigation into fatal RCMP officer-involved shooting on O’Chiese First Nation

On April 3, the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) was directed to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred that same day on the O’Chiese First Nation, and which resulted in the death of a 24-year-old man. On that date at about 9:30 a.m., RCMP received a call reporting a disturbance on […]

by ahnationtalk on April 7, 202110 Views

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Canada Action Issues Failing Grade for Latest SFU Tom Gunton Report; Urges a Balanced Analysis of Crucial Trans Mountain Expansion

CALGARY, AB, April 6, 2021  – While its questionable assumptions and unsupportable conclusion grab headlines, a new report from long-time pipeline opponent Dr. Tom Gunton and his small team of academics offers little value in terms of project knowledge. Titled “Evaluation of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project,” the latest report of the research team at […]

by ahnationtalk on April 6, 202145 Views

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City of St. Albert: City Reports COVID-19 Business Resiliency Survey Results

April 6, 2021 The results from the Business Resiliency Survey, delivered by the City of St. Albert and the St. Albert and District Chamber of Commerce, show that although the pandemic has had a significant financial impact on businesses, local entrepreneurs are adapting and looking towards the future. “We know that the pandemic has negatively […]

by ahnationtalk on April 6, 202116 Views

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The Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 Chiefs reject flawed Bill C-15

(amiskwacîwâskahikan) The Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 First Nations in unity with Treaty 7 and 8 First Nations fully reject the flawed Bill C-15, which was developed without the free, prior and informed consent of the Treaty Nations. The Treaty 6, 7 and 8 Chiefs met and passed a resolution in assembly at an AoTC […]

by ahnationtalk on April 6, 202152 Views

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