Yukons economy poised for growth in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic
Northern Canada COVID-19

Yukons economy poised for growth in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes The economy remains resilient as supports for Yukoners continue Yukon Premier and Finance Minister Sandy Silver tabled the 2020–21 First Supplementary Estimates in the Legislative Assembly. The $92.2 million supplementary budget Bill includes an increase of $95.9 million in Operations and Maintenance spending and a decrease of $3.7 million in gross capital expenditures. A total Read More…

Manitoba Governmet Puts Limit on Indigenous Right to Hunt Moose in the Porcupine and Duck Mountains
Indigenous Western Canada

Manitoba Government Puts Limit on Indigenous Right to Hunt Moose in the Porcupine and Duck Mountains

Reading Time: 2 minutes Indigenous rights to hunt are written within the Constitution First Nations have an Aboriginal right to hunt game, including moose, as recognized and affirmed in section 35 of the Constitution Act 1982 and as determined by the Supreme Court of Canada. Further, paragraph 13 of the Manitoba Natural Resources Transfer Agreement, 1930 sets out the rights of First Nations to Read More…

Trump and First Lady Melania Test Positive for COVID-19
Breaking News

Trump and First Lady Melania Test Positive for COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump has downplayed the severity of the coronavirus and how he is infected by it Late Thursday afternoon the White House sent out a press release stating that Hope Hicks one of Trump’s closest advisers tested positive for the Coronavirus and was said to be self isolating.  Once the news broke, The President and First Read More…

Dr Mona Nemer Reappointed as Canada’s Chief Science Advisor
Canada

Dr Mona Nemer Reappointed as Canada’s Chief Science Advisor

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dr Mona Nemer joins an elite team of Canadian COVID-19 scientists Science is essential to ensuring Canada has the tools, opportunities, and expertise needed to address the most pressing questions we face as a country. With a clear understanding of the importance of trusting the science in the middle of a pandemic, Prime Minister Justin Read More…