First Nations

Pretivm Announces Shareholder Approval of Plan of Arrangement at Special Meeting and Provides Transaction Update

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Friday, January 21, 2022 - 12:12am

This list is not exhaustive of the factors that may affect any of our forward-looking information.

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  • This list is not exhaustive of the factors that may affect any of our forward-looking information.
  • Additional information about the risks and uncertainties concerning forward-looking information and material factors or assumptions on which such forward-looking information is based is provided in the Pretivm Disclosure Documents.
  • For the reasons set forth above, readers and prospective investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information.
  • We do not assume any obligation to update forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, other than as required by applicable law.

MS Read-a-Thon Makes a Difference in the Lives of Canadians Impacted by MS, One Book at a Time

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 6:08pm

This years event will kick-off with Bookworm Buddies, a virtual book club event on Jan. 22 at 11 a.m.

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  • This years event will kick-off with Bookworm Buddies, a virtual book club event on Jan. 22 at 11 a.m.
  • ET on the MS Societys YouTube channel , featuring MS Read-a-Thon ambassadors, current participants and last years top fundraisers.
  • The Hamilton, Ontario-based 12-year-old will interview best-selling Indigenous childrens author and MS Read-a-Thon Ambassador, David Bouchard, of Victoria, B.C., during the kick-off event.
  • Id encourage you to register your child for MS Read-a-Thon, too and come along for the adventure, says Ainara.

Indigenous Services Canada COVID-19 update - Week of January 20, 2022

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 6:58pm

OTTAWA,TRADITIONAL UNCEDED ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, Jan. 20, 2022 /CNW/ - In response to the significant risks and uncertainties presented by the spread of the Omicron variant in Canada, Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) continues to support Indigenous communities in their response to COVID-19.

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  • OTTAWA,TRADITIONAL UNCEDED ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, Jan. 20, 2022 /CNW/ - In response to the significant risks and uncertainties presented by the spread of the Omicron variant in Canada, Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) continues to support Indigenous communities in their response to COVID-19.
  • ISC regions and Indigenous communities across the country are working together to promote and offer COVID-19 vaccinations to Indigenous Peoples.
  • In response, Minister Patty Hajdu announced today that Indigenous Services Canada is distributing a total amount of $125 million amongst First Nations across the country to support their public health efforts.
  • Indigenous communities and organizations can also continue to request needs-based funding from the Indigenous Community Support Fund.

Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations meets virtually with First Nations leadership and partners in Manitoba

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 2:23pm

Also, the Minister met with the Keewatin Tribal Council for a conversation on topics such as self-determination, COVID-19, housing and economic development opportunities.

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  • Also, the Minister met with the Keewatin Tribal Council for a conversation on topics such as self-determination, COVID-19, housing and economic development opportunities.
  • The Minister then met with Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Grand Chief Garrison Settee on issues most relevant to northern Manitoba First Nations.
  • The Minister then met with leadership of Fox Lake Cree Nation on the First Nation's Recognition of Indigenous Rights and Self-Determination discussion table and their Treaty Land Entitlement Claim.
  • Lastly, Minister Miller met with the Treaty Land Entitlement Committee, along with representatives of Entitlement First Nations signatory to the Treaty Land Entitlement Framework Agreement.

Bell Let's Talk ramps up mental health support for Indigenous families and communities

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 1:00pm

"Bell Let's Talk is pleased to build on our existing partnership with the Canadian Red Cross to bring new mental health resources to Indigenous families that need them now more than ever.

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  • "Bell Let's Talk is pleased to build on our existing partnership with the Canadian Red Cross to bring new mental health resources to Indigenous families that need them now more than ever.
  • "The continuing impacts of COVID-19 on the mental health of Indigenous communities in Manitoba are significant and represent an added layer of challenge on top of the many compounding issues facing Indigenous youth and their families.
  • We look forward to supporting the development of their Friendly Calls program for Indigenous communities in partnership with Bell Let's Talk."
  • Today's announcement is a major commitment from this donation to support the accelerated and community-led delivery of mental health programming in Indigenous communities in Canada.

Nicola Mining Provides Exploration Updates for New Craigmont and Treasure Mountain Projects and Operational Update for Merritt Mill

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 1:00pm

In addition to exploration summaries, the Company will also provide a brief operational update on its wholly-owned Merritt Mill.

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  • In addition to exploration summaries, the Company will also provide a brief operational update on its wholly-owned Merritt Mill.
  • The historic Craigmont deposit is a high-grade Cu-Fe skarn deposit that previously produced approximately 34Mt grading 1.3% Cu.
  • The ZTEM survey will probe for potential fluid sources that precipitated the copper that was previously extracted.
  • Nicola plans to work with a First Nations' affiliated company to provide gravel and riprap for the repair efforts.

Defense Metals Corp. Reviews 2021 and Provides Outlook for 2022

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 8:01am

VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Defense Metals Corp. ("Defense Metals" or the "Company") (TSXV: DEFN) (OTCQB: DFMTF) (FSE: 35D) is pleased to highlight the accomplishments of 2021, and outlines the Company's key goals for 2022.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Defense Metals Corp. ("Defense Metals" or the "Company") (TSXV: DEFN) (OTCQB: DFMTF) (FSE: 35D) is pleased to highlight the accomplishments of 2021, and outlines the Company's key goals for 2022.
  • Defense Metals has also strengthened the Company's leadership with new executive and board appointments (see Defense Metals news release dated January 17, 2022).
  • Start Pre-Feasibility Study Using the results from the planned 2022 drilling program and pilot plant, the Company intends to commence the pre-feasibility study in 2H 2022 that may extend into next year.
  • Defense Metals owns 100% of the Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Property located near Prince George, British Columbia, Canada.

Lomiko Announces Closing of Private Placement

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 12:42am

Lomiko Metals Inc. (TSX.V: LMR) (Lomiko Metals or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has received approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for the non-brokered private placement previously announced on January 7, 2022 and updated on January 14, 2022.

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  • Lomiko Metals Inc. (TSX.V: LMR) (Lomiko Metals or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has received approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for the non-brokered private placement previously announced on January 7, 2022 and updated on January 14, 2022.
  • Proceeds of the private placement will be used for working capital.
  • The Company did not file a material change report 21 days prior to the closing date of this private placement as details of the respective participation of such insiders in the Offering was unknown at such time.
  • Lomiko Metals has a new vision and a new strategy in new energy.

ALX Resources Corp. Begins Drilling Program at the Alligator Lake Gold Project, SK

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 12:30pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 19, 2022) - ALX Resources Corp. (TSXV: AL) (FSE: 6LLN) (OTC: ALXEF) ("ALX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that a diamond drilling program is underway at the Alligator Lake Gold Project ("Alligator", or the "Project") located approximately 165 kilometres (103 miles) northeast of La Ronge, SK, Canada.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 19, 2022) - ALX Resources Corp. (TSXV: AL) (FSE: 6LLN) (OTC: ALXEF) ("ALX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that a diamond drilling program is underway at the Alligator Lake Gold Project ("Alligator", or the "Project") located approximately 165 kilometres (103 miles) northeast of La Ronge, SK, Canada.
  • Alligator is the subject of an option agreement where ALX can earn up to an 80% interest in the Project (see ALX news release dated March 15, 2021 ).
  • The 2022 drilling program consists of up to eight (8) NQ-size diamond drill holes totaling approximately 1,000 metres.
  • Forward-looking statements in this news release include: the Alligator Lake Gold Project ("Alligator") is prospective for gold and base metals mineralization, the Company's plans to undertake exploration activities at Alligator, and expend funds on Alligator.

Shareholder Update: GSP Resource Corp. 2021 Review and 2022 Outlook

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 1:00pm

Vancouver, British Columbia, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GSP Resource Corp. (TSX-V: GSPR) (FRA: 0YD) (the Company or GSP) provides shareholders with the following outlook for 2022 and review of 2021 activities.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GSP Resource Corp. (TSX-V: GSPR) (FRA: 0YD) (the Company or GSP) provides shareholders with the following outlook for 2022 and review of 2021 activities.
  • Simon Dyakowski CEO of GSP commented: GSP had a productive year in 2021.
  • Alwin: Plan a substantial infill program to support a potential future resource estimate, review and plan additional exploration drilling targets.
  • About GSP Resource Corp.: GSP Resource Corp. is a mineral exploration & development company focused on projects located in Southwestern British Columbia.