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Class-Action Law Suit launched by Kwicksutaineuk/Ah-Kwa-Mish against the British Columbia Government to address the impacts of aquaculture on wild salmon in their territory

Posted on February 4, 2009, by admin, under Uncategorized.

Today, representatives of the Kwicksutaineuk/Ah-Kwa-Mish (kwik wasoo tea noox & ha kwa meesh) First Nation (KAFN) gathered at the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs’ office to launch a Class-Action law suit involving B.C. Government’s regulation of open net-cage salmon farms, and the very survival of B.C.’s wild salmon…

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First Annual Darryl “Penasi” Fox Memorial Golf Tournament

Posted on July 11, 2008, by admin, under Events.

We’d like to help announce the first annual Darryl “Penasi” Fox golf tournament in Thunder Bay next Saturday. 

“The inaugural Darryl “Penasi” Fox Memorial Golf Classic is being held in honour of Darryl Fox, an engineering student and Ojibway-Cree Anishnaabe from Bearskin Lake First Nation who died of cancer in 2002 at the age of 24. Money raised through the tournament will go to cancer research and to bursary scholarships for First Nation students enrolled in an engineering program.”

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First Nations Wire Service

Posted on July 11, 2008, by admin, under Newswire.

Penasi is closely affiliated with Canada’s only First Nations wire service, FirstNationsNews.com. For access to this wire service, please see our contact page.

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We’ve Launched a New Website

Posted on July 11, 2008, by admin, under Uncategorized.

We’ll be adding images and additional copy over the next week or so. 

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