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Dawson City Music Festival called off for first time in 4 decades – CBC

COVID-19 pandemic means no summer festival for first time in 42 years Apr 17, 2020 It’s one of Yukon’s biggest and longest-running annual events — but it’s not happening this year. Like so much else, the 2020 Dawson City Music Festival has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizers made the announcement on Thursday. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 17, 202032 Views

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Membertou – Winnipeg – Whitehorse Host 2020 APTN Indigenous Day Live Celebrations Across Canada

March 3, 2020, Winnipeg, Man. – National Indigenous Peoples Day is fast approaching, and that can mean only one thing: APTN Indigenous Day Live (IDL) is almost here! On Saturday, June 20, APTN will host the 14th edition of IDL for the very first time in a First Nation community: Membertou First Nation in Nova […]

by ahnationtalk on March 3, 202073 Views

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Iqaluit shelter director launches campaign for Trevor Noah to visit – Nunatsiaq News

4 February 2020 Online effort spurred by comedian’s quip about the North Trevor Noah, a South African comedian and the host of the satirical American news program The Daily Show, has a message for the people of the Arctic. “With global warming exposing your lands and vast natural resources, many people are calling you the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 202051 Views

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Registration now Open for the Assembly of First Nations National Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, Yukon on March 3-4, 2020

Registration now Open for the Assembly of First Nations National Climate Gathering in Whitehorse, Yukon on March 3-4, 2020 Greetings, The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is hosting the National Climate Gathering on March 3-4, 2020, at the Coast High Country Inn in Whitehorse, Yukon.  The Gathering will bring together First Nations experts, leadership, youth, […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 2020101 Views

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Kaattuq (She is hungry) – part three – Nunatsiaq News

19 December 2019 How a woman named Summer found truth in a wintry place We are pleased to offer our readers some light holiday reading in the form of a short story by former Iqaluit resident and Nunatsiaq News staff member Lisa Gregoire. Please note that this is a work of fiction. Happy reading! See […]

by ahnationtalk on December 20, 2019126 Views

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Christine Genier named host of CBC Yukon’s morning radio program – CBC

Bioethicist talks to The Varsity about conservation efforts, Amazon forest fires, Indigenous rights “Moved and horrified” is how Dr. Kerry Bowman described himself when he found that he was the only Canadian able to report from the Amazon rainforest fires in August. Now, he is trying to raise awareness for the situation with his research, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 30, 2019110 Views

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Robbie Robertson documentary opens TIFF in a ‘golden age’ for rock docs – CBC

Once Were Brothers is a part of a boom in rock docs. But do stars wield too much power over these stories? Sep 05, 2019 It’s a story well known to Robbie Robertson fans and those who read his 2016 memoir Testimony: A 16-year-old Robertson convinces Ronnie Hawkins to let him join his band with […]

by ahnationtalk on September 6, 2019177 Views

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40 works of Canadian nonfiction to watch for this fall – CBC

Aug 01, 2019 Here are 40 works of Canadian nonfiction coming out in the second half of 2019 that we can’t wait to read. Jesse Thistle has earned many honours for his work in academia, including the 2016 Governor General’s Silver Medal. He is also a Trudeau and Vanier Scholar. He specializes in Indigenous homelessness, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 2, 2019133 Views

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City of Iqaluit: Canada Day (July 1)

EVENTS FOR NATIONAL INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY (JUNE 21), SAINT-JEAN-BAPTISTE (JUNE 24) AND CANADA DAY (JULY 1) The City is pleased to announce the following line-up of events that will be held this year for Canada Day (July 1st), 2019 This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. CANADA DAY (JULY 1ST) 9 […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 2019191 Views

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Award-winning Inuk author releases sequel to Those Who Run in the Sky – Nunatsiaq News

11 June, 2019 “As an Inuk, I want to represent my community and my people. I don’t want to get anything wrong” Growing up in Igloolik, Aviaq Johnston loved to write stories. Today, the 26-year-old award-winning Inuk author released Those Who Dwell Below, the sequel to her young adult novel, Those Who Run in the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 2019134 Views

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