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Kikendaasogamig Elementary Holds Virtual Graduation Ceremony

The COVID-19 pandemic caused a massive disruption in the school year, but our Kikendaasogamig teachers soldiered bravely on, as best they could, particularly the Grade 8 class led by Kimberley Brown. The challenging school semester has finally come to a close, however, so today Kikendaasogamig held a virtual graduation ceremony for the Grade 8 class, […]

CONUFN Youth Celebrate Academic Success

It has been a challenging year for students of every age. Schools closed for the majority of the semester, and hastily prepared online classes have only been a marginal substitute for in-person learning. Still, that hasn’t stopped many of our students from continuing to excel. Neebin and Neebeesh Elliott, the twin sons of Councillor Geewadin […]

Council Announces New Food Security Benefit

The Council, using funds released from the Coldwater Trust, has announced a new program that will provide a $150 grocery gift card to each member household in Canada. Like the Nawash HelloFresh Program that recently concluded, this benefit is limited to Canadian residents only, and will provide one card per household, but it is available […]

Community to Remain Closed Until State of Emergency is Lifted

The Council has been considering the challenge of safely reopening the community to off-reserve members, cottagers and campers while the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Even while the province cautiously reopens outside Neyaashiinigmiing, we are taking a slow and and deliberate approach to the issue. At the June 19, 2020 Council session, the Council passed a motion […]

Aboriginal Day Events are a Grand Day Out for Neyaashiinigmiing Residents

Happy attendees agreed that the staff-organized Aboriginal Day Tour of Neyaashiinigmiing was a great success. Everyone enjoyed the beautiful weather and the opportunity to get and meet friends and families (from a safe 2 metre distance) that we haven’t seen in a while. As residents visited the program stops, the flair of decorated vehicles was […]