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TweetDeck : Wednesday on InFocus, Melissa Ridgen takes us to Indigenous Fashion Week TO. We’ll be talking to several designers and makeup moguls about sustainability and how everything you choose to wear is a political statement.

Join the conversation live on Twitter at 3 p.m. ET. #IFWTO

Twitter Media Studio : LIVE: The Canadian government gives an update on the COVID-19 pandemic. twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…

Twitter Media Studio : ‘I started feeling more empowered about myself’: On tonight’s episode of Face to Face, researcher, activist, filmmaker and band councillor from Shoal Lake 40 First Nation Angelina McLeod shares how activism and learning about her ancestry empowered her.

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Twitter Media Studio : LIVE: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gives an update on the COVID-19 pandemic. twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…

Twitter Web App : ‘Indian government’ sicced police on Indigenous grandfather: 911 call aptnnews.ca/national-news/…

Twitter Web App : ‘We have no real answers’: Family of Melinda Lynxleg pleads for information surrounding her disappearance | Brittany Hobson aptnnews.ca/national-news/…

Vimeo : Queens University and former Indigenous Affairs Minister Jane Philpott are announcing changes to their medical school admissions process to allow for more Black and Indigenous students.

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Vimeo : A new solar farm is now generating power in northern Alberta. The project is owned by the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, the Mikisew Cree First Nation, and the Fort Chipewyan Metis Association.

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Vimeo : The Prairie Harm Reduction safe consumption site in Saskatoon has closed its doors for two weeks after one of the staff tested positive for COVID-19.

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Vimeo : Fred Sasakamoose, one of the NHL’s first Indigenous hockey players is in hospital with COVID-19.

Sasakamoose was admitted to hospital over the weekend and the test came back positive Sunday.

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Twitter Media Studio : Tonight on APTN National News: The Enoch Cree Nation reaches a settlement with the federal government over illegally leasing their land.

Ice fishing in the Northwest Territories turns into commercial harvesting lessons. twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…

Twitter Media Studio : A new MRI clinic opens its doors in Saskatoon. What makes this clinic unique, tonight on APTN National News.

Watch live on Twitter.

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Twitter Media Studio : What’s in the works at APTN News: The effects residential schools had on Indigenous languages in the Yukon are still being felt today.

All eight of the territorys Indigenous languages are on the brink of extinction.

APTN looks at what’s being done to bring them back.

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TweetDeck : Good news. For the first time since we have had 7 days of data to look at, Nunavut's 7 day average rate of new Covid-19 cases dropped today. From 15.8 to 15.3.