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New CEO at Hospital

Jennifer Thurbide There is a new face at the management table of the Red Lake Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital (RLMCMH) as Paul Chatelain took the reins as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) earlier this month. Taking control of the district operation from interim CEO Hal Fjelsted, Chatelain says his focus during the current transition […]

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Aboriginal Affairs needs stand-alone Minister

First Nations critical of new Ontario Cabinet   Ontario First Nations issued their contempt for Premier Dalton McGuinty last week after the October 20, 2011 unveiling of Ontario Cabinet fell short of expectations. Hoping the provincial government would follow through with an Ipperwash recommendation that the Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs have its own dedicated minister […]

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Pikangikum First Nation and Eagle Lake First Nation Move to Dissolve Two Feathers Partnership

Jennifer Thurbide Partners in the Two Feathers Forest Products (TFFP) initiative were in court last week petitioning to end the partnership that was supposed to establish a new economic stronghold in the region. Pikangikum First Nation and Eagle Lake First Nation filed a notice of application late last month informing partners Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation […]