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Aug. 9

Lac des Mille Lacs Education Centre has launched a Facebook page to promote its innovative Education programs: Little Turtles Daycare and Learning Centre, I.R. Churchill Elementary, and Seventh Fire Secondary School. The link for the page is:  Please like and share to help spread the word!

Aug. 9

Please click the link below to view the Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation Education Centre Newsletter - August 2019 Lac des Mille Lacs Education Centre Newsletter - August 2019

Jul. 29

Please click the link below to view the Healing & Wellness Department Newsletter for the month of June. Healing & Wellness Department Newsletter - Augsut 2019 Healing & Wellness Department Event Calendar - August 2019

Jul. 25

To: Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation Band & Community Members From: Chief and Council Date: July 25, 2019   On July 23, 2019, Chief and Council received the sad news of Councillor Irma Churchill’s passing. “Councillor Churchill was a strong and deeply committed advocate for our community and our people,” stated Chief Whitecloud. “We extend our heartfelt condolences to her family and friends during this difficult time.” Councillor Irma Churchill was first elected to serve as a Councillor of Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation in 2008. She was re-elected in 2012, 2015 and 2018, serving four (4) consecutive terms. Councillor ...

Jul. 11

Hydro One Networks Inc. (Hydro One) is initiating an Environmental Assessment (EA) under the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act for a proposed new transmission line between Thunder Bay and Dryden. This project, referred to in the past as the Northwest Bulk Transmission Line, has been renamed Waasigan Transmission Line by Hydro One. Waasigan is an Ojibwe word for “bringing power”. The need for this project has been identified by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) through their long term electricity planning. Hydro One believes that bringing power to northwestern Ontario is important for supporting future economic growth in the region. ...

Jul. 2

  Are you a Sixties Scoop survivor? You may be eligible for compensation   Between 1951 and 1991, Indian and Inuit children were taken into care and placed with non-Indigenous parents where they were not raised in accordance with their cultural traditions also known as the 60’s Scoop. Survivors of the Sixties Scoop sued the Federal Government of Canada. The courts have approved a settlement between the survivors and Canada that delivers compensation for loss of cultural identity for certain survivors of the Sixties Scoop. Survivors stand to receive between $25,000 to $50,000 if their applications are accepted.  If you or someone you ...

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