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Tiny parasite may pose health risks for Canada’s North – Nunatsiaq Online

January 17, 2018 “It is critical for public health organizations and practitioners to employ strategies, to reduce the risk” You don’t hear much about the dangers posed by toxoplasmosis, but infections caused by the tiny parasite are powerful enough to make you sick and cause damage to the brain, eyes and other organs. With levels […]

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Canada and Yukon unveil new learning space at Yukon College

January 16, 2018 $3.057 million joint federal and territorial investment is creating jobs, expanding research and fostering innovation in Whitehorse. Whitehorse, Yukon Yukon Member of Parliament (MP) Larry Bagnell and the Honourable Tracy-Anne McPhee, Yukon Minister of Education, were at Yukon College’s Ayamdigut campus today to celebrate the grand opening of the Innovation Commons. This project […]

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Journalist Marci Ien Takes the Mental Health Conversation Nationwide with IN THEIR OWN WORDS: A BELL LET’S TALK DAY SPECIAL, January 31 on CTV and CTV Two

– In the primetime special, host Marci Ien speaks candidly with several Canadians about their personal experiences with mental illness – – On Bell Let’s Talk Day, Jan. 31, you can talk, text, tweet, and join in on social media to help end the stigma around mental illness and drive Bell’s funding for Canadian mental […]

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10 Things to Know for Today – CP

Source: The Associated Press Jan 17, 2018  Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HOW TRUMP MIGHT HANDLE A MUELLER INTERROGATION An AP review of transcripts made under oath show a witness who is at times talkative, boastful, unapologetic and combative. 2. ‘YOUR SILENCE AND YOUR […]

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MMIWG: Media Advisory – Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Yellowknife, NT

January 15, 2018 Vancouver BC- The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls will hold Community Hearings at the Chateau Nova Hotel in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories from January 23-25, 2018. Commissioners Qajaq Robinson, Michèle Audette and Brian Eyolfson will hear from about 30 family members and survivors through public and private hearings, sharing […]

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Helping Indigenous people in the Northwest Territories gain vital job skills and experience

January 16, 2018  Inuvik, Northwest Territories    Employment and Social Development Canada A strong economy depends on a strong middle class where everybody has a real and fair chance to succeed. Despite being the fastest-growing segment of the country’s population, Indigenous people continue to be under‑represented in Canada’s workforce. That is why today, Michael McLeod, Member of Parliament […]

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Save the date! Have a Heart Day 2018

Have a Heart Day is a child and youth-led reconciliation event that brings together caring Canadians to help ensure First Nations children have the services they need to grow up safely at home, get a good education, be healthy, and be proud of who they are. Last year more than 700 students from 20 different schools, […]

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YASC: Aboriginal Coaching Module

Join YASC Staff Rose Inglangasuk and ACM Master Facilitator Dorothy Paul for a day of the Aboriginal Coaching Module! This course is super interactive and informative! The ACM is a professional development training tool for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal coaches who coach Aboriginal athletes, as they become certified through the NCCP. The material in the ACM […]

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Call for Nominations for the 2018 NWT Outstanding Volunteer Awards

YELLOWKNIFE (January 16, 2018) – Today, the department of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA), announced the annual notice of the nomination deadline for the Northwest Territories (NWT) Outstanding Volunteer Awards. This year marks the 28th year of this award, which recognizes and celebrates the remarkable contributions volunteers make in communities across the NWT. Residents are […]

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Carillion collapse ‘won’t impact’ new Yellowknife hospital – Cabin Radio

UPDATED January 15 2018, 16:39 MT –– The collapse of global construction and facilities firm Carillion will not delay construction of Yellowknife’s new Stanton Hospital, according to the Government of the Northwest Territories. Boreal Health Partnership, a consortium led by Carillion Canada, won the contract to build and maintain the hospital – which replaces a […]

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