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August 7, 2012

Education

Changing Lives Through Learning

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Four adult learners are being recognized for sharing their powerful stories about how learning has changed their lives. Stephanie Paul, from Eskasoni First Nation; Mamawa Continue Reading →

Art

Leonard Paul, nominated for the Lillian Shepherd Award

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In The Chronicle Herald, Saturday, April 5, 2014 issue, the 2014 Atlantic Book Awards shortlist was released in Halifax at the event held at King’s Continue Reading →

Youth

Every year, APTN invites all youth, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal, to design and draw a flag that symbolizes and expresses their pride of Aboriginal culture. Participants Continue Reading →

Business

Membertou’s CFO awarded at AFOA

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Mike McIntyre awarded for Excellence in Aboriginal Leadership Thursday, February 27 marked a proud moment for Mike McIntyre. Mike was awarded the AFOA Excellence in Continue Reading →

Art

Celebrating a New Book by Mi’kmaw poet Shalan Joudry

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In her debut collection, Shalan Joudry skillfully weaves the experiences of her Mi’kmaw ancestors, her own reality and the hope she has for the next Continue Reading →

Business

Information Sessions for Mi’kmaw Communities on Maritime Link

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Work has started on the $1.5 Billion, Maritime Link Project. In March, Information sessions for Mi’kmaw communities were held in Millbrook and Membertou. For several Continue Reading →

Community, Youth

Eskasoni Middle School held Penny Drive for Abigail

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When nine year old Abigail Murdena Marshall of Eskasoni was diagnosed with Leukemia on May 3, 2013, the 10 month journey of treatment and countless Continue Reading →

Sports, Youth

Eskasoni Judo Medalists

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The community of Eskasoni and the Eskasoni Judo Club want to congratulate these four young Judo members, Devon Johnson, Angelo Bernard, Ronald Dennis and Trenton Continue Reading →

Health, Legal

AFN supports call for action to end violence against women

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Ottawa – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo expressed support for those gathering in Ottawa today to commemorate the life of Continue Reading →

Business

I DO BUSINESS. Atlantic Regional Summit

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Strategies for Aboriginal Success   I DO BUSINESS. Atlantic Regional Summit – Strategies for Aboriginal Success was just that, a great success! The three-day Summit, Continue Reading →

Business

Ryan Ginnish is, thunder in the east

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After being seriously injured in a car crash in 2010, Ryan Ginnish could no longer play hockey, a game he’d loved since the age of Continue Reading →

Art

Relocated Aboriginal Art Galleries Consecrated

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Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Aboriginal art in the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia will once again be exhibited in consecrated Continue Reading →