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Since 2016, Nigigoonsiminikaaning Leadership has been working from a Strategic Leadership Plan, keeping track of the progress as the work has moved forward. As part of the new communication plan, Leadership will be sharing the Strategic Plan, the actions and updates on progress through this e-newsletter....

Project Update for Design of Wastewater Collection and Treatment System in Nigigoonsiminikaaning What is the Project About? Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation has retained Neegan Burnside Ltd. (Neegan Burnside) to provide professional engineering consulting services for the design of the wastewater (sewage) collection and treatment system for the community....

By Chief Will Windigo The newsletter and the monthly Chief and Council Report have been something we wanted to provide to community members for quite some time. We have decided to make this a priority going forward because we are hoping this will be a better...

We have purchased the shares of Kitowski Trucking. This is a company that we have been looking at for a very long time and have spent a lot of time planning for this purchase. We obtained financing to purchase these shares. The plan is for the...

The Rainy Lake Flooding Claim has been in process since January of 1998 and is now in the final stages of the settlement. In 2010, the leadership of Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation at the time passed a Band Council Resolution to enter into negotiations with the Provincial...

Re: March 7, 2019 Press Release I write on behalf of Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation regarding the press release issued by the Grand Council Treaty #3 on March 7, 2019. Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation is deeply troubled by statements in the March 7 press release which suggest that the...

The lands of Agency One have great spiritual significance for our peoples. We have lived on these and the surrounding lands for thousands of years. We're proud of our Anishinaabe heritage and culture. Through Treaty Three, we agreed to share the land in what would become...