Sept 1st, 2009
(Two Feathers Forest Products LP, Ontario, Sept.1, 2009) Eagle Lake First Nation received $829,000 from the recent Community Adjustment Fund (CAF) announcement. This will support the Two Feathers Forest Products LP (TFFP) value added initiative. TFFP is a partnership involving Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation, Pikangikum First Nation, Eagle Lake First Nation and Finnish based Wood Tech Group.
Federal government press release ...
From the KIHS web site at http://kihs.knet.ca
From August 31st to September 3rd, new and returning KiHS teachers met in Balmertown for 4 days of training for the 2009-10 school year. These meetings are designed to inform teachers about how KiHS functions as an online high school, to review curriculum changes, and to to give all staff an opportunity to get to know one another.
Posted By Craig Gilbert - September 2, 2009
Emotions boiled over during a four-hour public consultation related to Fisher Harbour, an industrial port on the traditional territory of Whitefish River First Nation (WRFN.)
Press Release ...
OTTAWA, September 1, 2009 — Industry Canada today announced the launch of the call‑for‑applications process for Broadband Canada: Connecting Rural Canadians. The call for applications follows the formal program launch announced by Prime Minister Stephen Harper on July 30, 2009.
Ontario Minister of Natural Resources Donna Cansfield and her staff met with the team of Keewaytinook Okimakanak during her northern tour.
From the covering letter of the briefing package presented to the minister ...
AFN press release
OTTAWA, Aug. 31 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo called on the province of Ontario to take immediate action to resolve the ongoing dispute between the Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (KI) First Nation and the exploration company, Platinex.
Aug 28, 2009 - Carol Goar
SANDY LAKE FIRST NATION—Bread: $5.49 for a loaf of fairly fresh white.
Apples: $8.72 for a package of six.
Oranges: $7.52 for a package of four.
Milk: $3.39 for a litre of 2 per cent.
Kraft cheese slices: $9.29 for a package of 16.
Baby formula: $5.59 for a 385-millilitre can.
Apple juice: $8.95 for a 2-litre can.