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Historic National Gathering of First Nation, Metis and Inuit Elders will convene this fall

Posted on Apr 21, 2017 in Role Models, Culture, John Copley, News | 0 comments

by John Copley (ANNews) – The 522,000-square foot Edmonton Exposition (EXPO) Centre hosts more than 2500 different events each year...

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Feature artist for April 17: Jason Carter

Posted on Apr 19, 2017 in Tourism, Featured Art, News, Arts, Culture | 0 comments

(ANNews) – The brilliant painting on the cover of this month’s Alberta Native News is a detail from one of the new acrylics by...

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Canada 150 song includes hand drummers from Ben Calf Robe School

Posted on Apr 13, 2017 in Social Issues, Music, Schools, News | 0 comments

(April 13, 2017) – Hi everyone!  The Canada 150 song that includes the talents of student singers from two Edmonton-based...

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Leaders agree: Now is the time to honour Indigenous Elders

Posted on Apr 12, 2017 in Role Models, Culture, Gatherings, News, Arts, Culture | 0 comments

Photos by John Copley  (Edmonton, AB, Treaty No. 6 Territory) – On April 12, 2017, Alberta Indigenous leaders and...

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Metis Homecoming launches Canada 150 celebrations in Rocky Mountain House AB

Posted on Apr 10, 2017 in Music, Culture, Gatherings, John Copley, Metis Rights, News, Sports, Arts, Culture | 0 comments

by John Copley (ANNews) – On February 18-19, 2017, the Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site became the launchpad for...

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New book – “Songs Upon the Rivers” – unearths the buried history of the Metis

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 in Literature, Culture, Metis Rights | 1 comment

 by Regan Treewater  (ANNews) – An increasing number of universities and colleges across North America are offering...

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