Porter O’Brien (The Porter O’Brien Agency Inc.) is hiring a public relations intern. This is a compensated, entry-level position and it is shared with Porter O’Brien clients the Wolastoqey Nation in New Brunswick and the Wolastoqey Tribal Council Inc. https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2321138575/?fbclid=IwAR1lK66YK5mZFCuOq_WzRjBo2yGVPiYsCxTfoIgrHDV3e5-c3Ze6L0HWRm0
FREDERICTON (Nov. 25, 2020) — The Wolastoqey Nation is calling on the Higgs government to immediately implement their previously submitted blueprint for an Indigenous-led Inquiry into systemic racism. The call comes after a newly appointed minister confirmed to media she would be launching a unilateral measure as early as this week to quell rising demands
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FREDERICTON (Nov. 16, 2020) – Wolastoqey leaders are troubled by thesilence and indifference they are receiving from the Higgs government. Two months since the last election, neither the premier nor his minister responsible have made any contact with them. They are calling on MLAsto force action to end systemic racism. “Mr. Higgs’ first action after
The six Wolastoqey communities in New Brunswick today filed a notice to take the federal and provincial governments to court to recognize Aboriginal title to our land in and around the Wolastoq (St. John River) and its watershed. We never surrendered these lands and the Crown recognized our ownership of these lands in treaties they
FREDERICTON (Oct. 5, 2020) – The six Wolastoqey Communities in New Brunswick today announced they gave notice under the Proceedings Against the Crown Act to the Crown in right of New Brunswick and Canada that they will be filing a lawsuit seeking the Court’s recognition of the Wolastoqey Nation’s title to lands in New Brunswick.
FREDERICTON – September 29, 2020 – Following yesterday’s swearing-in ofMembers of the 60th Legislative Assembly, the six Chiefs of the Wolastoqey Nation in New Brunswick are expressing their sincere appreciation for the continued display of support they’ve received from Jake Stewart, the re-elected MLA for Southwest Miramichi-Bay du Vin. “By choosing to swear his oath
FREDERICTON (Sept. 21, 2020) – As the six chiefs of the Wolastoqey Nation in New Brunswick, we are in solidarity with Sipekne’katik as they take a stand to protect their Treaty right to fish. We too share in their concern over the safety of our fishers, and with the legal interpretations of the Canadian government
Wolastoqey Nation, are you prepared? Preparedness tips from the New Brunswick Emergency Measure Organization
Wolastoqey Nation, are you prepared? Storm season is upon us and everybody should be prepared. Please see below for preparedness tips from the New Brunswick Emergency Measure Organization. Be safe.