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Apr. 13

In accordance with the Custom Leadership Selection Code of Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation/Nezaadiikaang Election Code, Chief  and Council have passed a resolution declaring that an election will be held June 8, 2015, for the positions of Chief and five (5) Councillors.  Enclosed with this Advance Notice of the election is a nomination Package consisting of the following: *   Copy of Band Council Resolutions dated February 12, 2015 *   Instructions for Nominating a Candidate for Chief *   Schedule 3 for Nominating a Candidate for Chief                             ...

Apr. 2

Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation 8th Annual "Return to Our Lands" Pow-wow June 19, 20, 21, 2015       Master of Ceremony - Ron Kanutski Arena Director - Todd Genno Spiritual Advisor - Gilbert Smith Host Drum - Thunder Mountain Singers  Co-Host Drum - Copenace Drum To download a copy of the poster, please click the poster below.

Apr. 1

Dear Band and Community Members, I am excited to announce a Community Health Needs Assessment for the Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation in conjunction with Dr. Cheryl Everall of “The Joseph Esquega Health Center”. This study investigates the impact of legal and illegal substances such as tobacco, alcohol, opiates and prescription medication on Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation band and community members. More importantly, as we move forward in rebuilding our community, this health care assessment has also been designed to help identify problematic areas and assess our needs to implement community based programs. By participating in this survey, together ...

Mar. 31

In order to assist our viewers, you will find below an ongoing list of recent updates within our various departments.  Click the links in red to be brought to the updated pages.      1.     Newsletters                                  -- February-March Newsletter Posted      2.     Post-Secondary Education          -- Reminder on Education Incentives Posted                                           ...

Mar. 17

Are you a LDMLFN youth between the ages of 14 and 17 and interested in learning Ojibwemowin?  Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation will be offering a youth language workshop on March 27-29, 2015 for youth aged 14-17.  If you are interested in participating or want more information, please contact Marcia Pedri at 622-9835 ext 233 or email Christine Halvorsen at Please note: Parental/Guardian permission is required

Jan. 16

As a project, The Elder's Council of Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation will be putting together a "cook book".  This project will allow everyone to share their favourite recipes and helpful household tips.  Should you wish to make a submission for this project, please forward your recipes to: Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation C/o Irma Churchill 1100 Memorial Avenue, Suite 328 Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B4A3 E-mail: Fax: 807 622 9835    

Dec. 20

The holidays are upon us!  We would like to wish everyone a safe, fun and relaxing time with all of their families, friends and loved ones.  This time of year is also a time of reflection and we remember those who have gone on ahead of us.  We acknowledge them and cherish and honour their lives.  Best wishes to everyone in the New Year.  May you find peace, love and happiness! Chief Whitecloud, Councillor Irma Churchill, Councillor Laura Ewing, Councillor Tracy Morrison and Councillor Carmel Zoccole.  

Nov. 11

We are very excited to announce that Dallan Forestry LP has been awarded the contracts for the Mill Yard Services at both the Ignace and Atikokan Sawmill sites!  The Ignace Sawmill is expected to go into operation on or about December 10, 2014.  We are now in the process of advertising job opportunities that are available at this site.  The newly constructed Atikokan Sawmill is expected to go into operation in March of 2015. First Call for Letters of Interest and Resumes (first round of interviews for Ignace Sawmill location) Location:           Resolute Forest Products Ignace Sawmill site ...

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