Saudi Arabia buys $500M stake in Live Nation as coronavirus cuts down concerts – National

In the midst of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund has purchased a US$500 million stake in Live Nation, the multi-billion-dollar entertainment

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Haida Nation, fearing infection, escalates enforcement of visitor ban

Hundreds of people from Haida Gwaii took part in a protest to greet any visitors arriving on BC Ferries on Monday, as fear of COVID-19

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Stoney Nakoda Nation says COVID-19 outbreak likely linked to Cargill meat plant

There are now 15 cases of COVID-19 within Stoney Nakoda Nation — 14 in Eden Valley and one in Morley — and the outbreak is likely linked

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Tsuut’ina Nation withdraws opposition to major flood mitigation plan west of Calgary – Calgary

Tsuut’ina Nation, which has long been against the flood mitigation plan for the Elbow River west of Calgary, has formally withdrawn its opposition to

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Should Saskatchewan close liquor stores? First Nation says yes, addictions experts disagree

The Montreal Lake Cree Nation has joined the call for the provincial government to close all liquor sales in Saskatchewan, but some experts say

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First Nation praises creation of new park to buffer Alberta national park

A new wildland park in northern Alberta will go a long way toward ensuring Indigenous people can keep up their traditional pursuits, a local

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Semiahmoo First Nation chief says he’s had ‘zero’ consultation with Surrey over policing transition

The chief of the Semiahmoo First Nation says he’s disappointed Surrey’s mayor hasn’t contacted him to discuss the city’s transition from the RCMP to

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Six northern Métis communities separate from Métis Nation of Alberta association

Six northern Métis communities are leaving the Métis Nation of Alberta association to create a new organization. Ron Quintal, president of the Fort McKay

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Peepeekisis Cree Nation opens dispensary to boost local economy

On Saturday, the Peepeekisis Cree Nation opened up a band-owned cannabis dispensary. Located near the Peepeekisis Health Centre — 19 kilometres east of Balcarres,

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First Nation chief and Alberta’s Kenney government in war of words as Teck oil mine decision nears

Alberta’s Indigenous relations minister says a last-minute war of words with a First Nations leader over a multibillion-dollar oilsands mine is a case of

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