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NAN Hosting First Nations Economic Summit

THUNDER BAY – Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) is pleased to be hosting the first NAN First Nations Economic Summit. This three-day event, taking place February 22 – 24, 2011 features a wide variety of guest speakers, panel discussions and presentations all focusing on three basic principles: Where are we? What challenges do we face? And

Posted 22 February 2011 by in NNL Headline News
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Thunder Bay to see Real GDP Rise by 1.4% in 2011

THUNDER BAY – Canada’s slowing economy will weigh on growth in most of the 27 census metropolitan areas (CMAs) covered in the Winter 2011 edition of The Conference Board of Canada’s Metropolitan Outlook. Only Windsor, Calgary, Oshawa, Regina, Saskatoon, London, Sherbrooke, Winnipeg, and Thunder Bay can expect higher real gross domestic product (GDP) growth this

Posted 22 February 2011 by in NNL Headline News
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Feds, Yukon and First Nations Sign “Historic Agreement”

THUNDER BAY – The federal government and First Nations have signed what is being called a historic agreement. The agreement will recognize the Teslin Tlingit Council’s jurisdiction to administer justice was signed by the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, Yukon Premier Dennis

Posted 22 February 2011 by in NNL Headline News
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