You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Aboriginal

EducationText

GN and NTA reach tentative settlement on collective agreement

IQALUIT, Nunavut (December 15, 2017) – The Government of Nunavut and the Nunavut Teachers’ Association reached a tentative settlement on a new collective agreement on December 9, 2017. The previous agreement expired on June 30, 2017. The agreement is subject to ratification by both parties, at which point more details will be provided. ### Media […]

by ahnationtalk on December 15, 20177 Views

Read More
TrainingText

Deadline this Friday, December 15: Baffinland launching Work Ready program in Igloolik to help prepare Inuit for work at Mary River Mine

December 11, 2017 Baffinland Iron Mines, in partnership with the Mining Industry Human Resource Council, is launching the Mining Essentials Program (Work Ready Program) pilot project in Igloolik from January 8 to April 2, 2018. The free program will help prepare Inuit for work in a career in mining, providing practical skills and teaching Inuit […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 20177 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Yukon College recognized as ready to offer undergraduate degree programs

December 14, 2017 The Campus Alberta Quality Council (CAQC) has recognized Yukon College’s readiness to deliver and sustain high-quality undergraduate degree programs following an organizational evaluation process. This marks the first time that a post-secondary institution in any territory has been evaluated to grant degree programs. CAQC is an arm’s-length agency that evaluates the quality […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 20177 Views

Read More
JusticeText

Results of cannabis survey released – Government of NU

December 15, 2017 IQALUIT, Nunavut (December 15, 2017) – Minister of Finance David Akeeagok released the results of the Government of Nunavut (GN) online cannabis survey today. “Our newly elected government must make important policy decisions in the next few months, before the Government of Canada legalizes the recreational use of cannabis in July 2018,” said […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 20178 Views

Read More
EnergyText

Deadline for Public Comments on Draft 2030 Energy Strategy – Government of NT

YELLOWKNIFE (December 14, 2017) – The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) would like to advise residents that the deadline for submitting feedback to the Draft 2030 Energy Strategy is January 3, 2018. The GNWT has made commitments in its mandate to investigate and implement renewable and alternative energy solutions, explore the potential for the development of hydroelectric […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 20177 Views

Read More
EnvironmentText

Nááts’įhch’oh National Park Reserve Management Plan Tabled in Parliament

From Parks Canada Parks Canada announces plan to connect Canadians to nature in NWT’s Sahtu Region December 14, 2017          Tulita, Northwest Territories                      Parks Canada Agency The first management plan for Nááts’įhch’oh National Park Reserve was tabled in Parliament recently. Management plans are a legislative requirement of the Canada National Parks Act and guide the […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 20176 Views

Read More
JusticeText

RCMP investigating suspicious death of a man in Pelly Crossing

December 14, 2017 Pelly Crossing, Yukon The Yukon RCMP are investigating the death of a 37-year-old First Nation man in Pelly Crossing. His death was reported on December 13th and is being treated as suspicious. The Yukon Coroner’s Service is assisting with the investigation. An autopsy has been ordered and is expected to take place in Vancouver on […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 20177 Views

Read More
Arts & CultureText

GNT: Trapper Recognition Awards 2016-2017

YELLOWKNIFE (December 13, 2017) – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources would like to congratulate the winners of the Trapper Recognition Awards for 2016-2017. The NWT Trapper Recognition Program recognizes the hard work NWT trappers put into their craft and the contribution they make to our economy. Awards are given out to the top trapper […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 20176 Views

Read More
BusinessText

Auryn Identifies 8 High Priority Gold-in-Till Anomalies across the Gibson MacQuoid Greenstone Belt

December 14, 2017 Vancouver, British Columbia – December 14th, 2017 – Auryn Resources Inc. (TSX: AUG, NYSE American: AUG) (“Auryn” or the “Company) is very pleased to announce results from its initial regional till sampling program at the Gibson MacQuoid Gold Project located 70km northwest of Agnico-Eagle’s Meliadine project in Nunavut, Canada (figure 1). Highlights […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 20175 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Media Advisory: Minister Carolyn Bennett, Yukon Premier Sandy Silver, Grand Chief Peter Johnston and Yukon First Nations Chiefs Meet at Intergovernmental Forum in Whitehorse

Ottawa – Please be advised that the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, along with Yukon Premier Sandy Silver, Council of Yukon First Nations Grand Chief Peter Johnston, and Champagne and Aishihik First Nations Kaaxnox, Dän nätthe äda (Chief Steve Smith) will be available for a brief media availability to share outcomes […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 20178 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More