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Aboriginal Student Grad Banquet 2016 – 2017 by Ann Terese Doucette

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After convocation, Unama’ki College and the Mi’kmaw Students Association held the 31st Annual Convocation Banquet. The 26 Aboriginal, Fall and Spring, graduates gathered at the Continue Reading →

Community, Education

A voice for her people

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Gail Christmas always dreamed of becoming a leader. Having struggled with drug and alcohol addictions as a teenager and young adult, that dream seemed impossible. Continue Reading →

Business, Community

Road to the Future: Paqtnkek pins its future on a highway interchange

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Rose Paul reaches for a box of fading, archived letters sitting on her filing cabinet at the band office of Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation. “Here’s a Continue Reading →

Community, Education

BEAR RIVER GRADUATES ~ 2017

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Chief, Council and Community would like to send huge congratulations to all of our graduates! You’ve worked extremely hard and we couldn’t be more proud! Continue Reading →

Community, Health

Glooscap Community Member to Open Therapeutic Farm

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Glooscap First Nation community member Charlotte Paul always knew that she wanted to help others with challenges, barriers and those with mental illness. In order Continue Reading →

Community, Legal

Listuguj Enforces By-Law 16

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Listuguj, Quebec – The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government has enforced By-law 16 which currently states; “Whereas under S.28 of the Indian Act only a band member Continue Reading →

Community, Sports

Membertou Sport Centre Breeds Champions!

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In the short time Membertou opened its doors to the two-rink arena, it has not taken long to see winning results!  If you drop by Continue Reading →

Community, Sports

1st Annual Millbrook Native Invitational Hockey Tournament

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A few of our many, many medal winners and tournaments stars. Congratulations! Photos provided by Nigel Gloade

Community, Health

Jarvis hired as new Health Director of APC

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Jarvis was raised in We’koqma’q, Unama’ki and graduated from a Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey school. He holds degrees from Saint Mary’s University (cum laude), Dalhousie Law School, Continue Reading →

Community, Youth

Easter 2017 ~ Millbrook Community Hall

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Families and friends turned out for the Easter Egg hunt and give away. Man thanks to the community Volunteers who offered this event to coincide Continue Reading →

Community, Legal

New Court to Open in Wagmatcook

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Aboriginal Wellness/Gladue Court and Provincial Court Services Established at Wagmatcook Provincial Court services will soon be established in Wagmatcook First Nation, including Nova Scotia’s first Continue Reading →

Business, Community

Glooscap FN helps others connect

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Glooscap First Nation continues to lead the way in rural economic development in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. On April 11th, local MLA Keith Irving joined Continue Reading →