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Statement on release of Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The following statement was issued today by Premier Brian Gallant in response to the release of the findings and call to action report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: With deep gratitude, I wish to acknowledge the survivors of residential schools for the courage and bravery they have shown in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 2015442 Views

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Ministerial Statement – New Scholarship Encourages Women to Pursue Trades and Technology Education

June 15, 2015 The following statement was given today in the House of Assembly by the Honourable Derrick Dalley, Minister of Natural Resources: Mr. Speaker, I rise in this Honourable House today to highlight an exciting new scholarship program being offered by Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro and the Women in Resource Development Corporation which will […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 2015496 Views

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Assembly Chiefs thank TRC for its work

The Assembly of First Nations’ Chiefs in New Brunswick wishes to sincerely thank the Turth and Reconciliation Commission for its fundamentally important work revealing a dark period in Canada’s history. The Chiefs-in-Assembly wish to humbly acknowledge the bravery of the survivors who shared their stories and contributed to a process of true historical significance for […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 2015453 Views

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Island organizations receive Interministerial Women’s Secretariat Grants

The Interministerial Women’s Secretariat has awarded grants to four community organizations to provide programs and projects that will benefit Island women, girls and their families, says Paula Biggar, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women.“The annual grants provide funding to community organizations that provide direct services and programs that enhance awareness, education and social action […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 2015515 Views

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Auditor General Tables Report on Reviews of Departments and Crown Agencies

June 11, 2015 In his report to the House of Assembly on Reviews of Departments and Crown Agencies tabled in the House of Assembly today in St. John’s, Auditor General, Terry Paddon, reports on 10 reviews completed on Government departments and Crown agencies. The report contains 71 recommendations, directed to Government and the Crown agencies, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 2015501 Views

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East Coast seal hunt one of lowest on record with fewer than 40000 landed – Times Colonist

June 12, 2015 ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – The federal Fisheries department says fewer than 40,000 seals were landed during this year’s East Coast commercial hunt, making it one of the lowest on record. There were just over 38,000 harp seals and about 1,100 grey seals hunted, mostly off the coasts of Newfoundland and Quebec. A […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 2015496 Views

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Beaverbrook Art Gallery announces artists for Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2015

Fredericton, New Brunswick, June 10, 2015 — The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is proud to announce that Marie Fox and Stephanie Weirathmueller have been selected as the artists for the Studio Watch Emerging Artist Series 2015.  The series, now in its eleventh year, gives up-and-coming New Brunswick artists who have been working full-time at their art […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 2015715 Views

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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Marks 7th Anniversary of Apology for Residential Schools and Prime Minister’s Meeting with Pope Francis

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Marks 7th Anniversary of Apology for Residential Schools and Prime Minister’s Meeting with Pope Francis June 11, 2015 (Ottawa, ON):  Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today marked the seventh anniversary of the Prime Minister’s Statement of Apology to Former Students of Indian Residential Schools on […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 2015490 Views

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Charlottetown church rings bells for missing and murdered women – CBC

Jun 11, 2015 A number of people gathered to ring hand-bells on the steps of St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Charlottetown Wednesday. The bells were rung 1,181 times to represent every missing and murdered indigenous woman in Canada. This is the second week of the bell ringing at Anglican churches across Canada. Bells are being rung over three […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 2015505 Views

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Charlottetown’s Canada Day Activities Announced

The City of Charlottetown has something for everyone at its upcoming Canada Day celebrations on Wednesday, July 1. Victoria Park will come alive with music, children’s activities, and fun for the whole family beginning with the Official Ceremonies at 11:30 a.m. and ending with a spectacular fireworks display at 10 p.m. “We are pleased to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 10, 2015590 Views

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