Ontario Works: Mar 10,2017

Open House today at 2 pm – 4 pm. In the lobby of Ontario works office. go now have some food in you.


Becoming Emotionally Healthy

Topics covered in this safe interactive workshop are:

  • Discover your unique personality types
  • Effective communicating techniques
  • What are your personal values, principles, beliefs, and getting solid with them
  • Self-esteem/self-image/self-talk/self-compassion
  • Presenting yourself
  • Understanding emotional intelligence
  • Motivation
  • Forgetting what others think
  • Body language
  • Happiness – resilience
  • 50 Habits of highly successful people
  • 20 Signs your are evolving into your own person
  • Stress – use it – beat it
  • 7 Grandfather teachings & 7 powerful beliefs
  • Anxiety
  • Onsite Workshops

Date: March 27 – 31, 2017

Time: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Location: Community Hall

For more information… contact CHR 242-1450



News Bulletin: March 10, 2017

Mar 9th: Cable and Internet disconnection @ 2 pm 

Mar 9th: it was announced by the Winter Road Management. The winter road is now re-opened. but still urges those who are traveling through to take extra precautions,  in case of emergency.

 Mar 9th: the Cultural tourism planning group held another meeting, planning for an event scheduled in June 16, 

Mar 10th: White Clay North coffee shop has closed it doors, until further notice.

Mar 10th – 12th: Ojibwe Spirit Jrs. Drum group will leave for TBAY, to attend the Lakehead University Powwow

Mar 10th: FAC’s last day for the Fire Arms certificate, the people listed on 2nd group are to attend.

Mar 16th: NAN Climate meeting, w/ the deputy grand chief Derek fox, Environment manager Lydia BigGeorge, Climate Specialist on cap and trade Bill Maloney.

Apr 1st: The Kitchen Inn will be closing to the public of Fort Hope, but the inn will remain open for all out-of-town workers and tourist, who visit the community.

CBCNews | Indigenous: From coast to coast and north to south, Indigenous women are on the rise

International Women’s Day is marked on March 8 every year and celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women around the globe.

Riley Yesno

[…] Riley Yesno is Anishinaabekwe from Eabametoong First Nation and a high school student who is extremely active in Thunder Bay.

Yesno was recently presented the Outstanding Youth Award by the city of Thunder Bay. The high school student also sits on the city’s board of education and was recently appointed to the Prime Minister’s Youth Council, where she is engaged in conversations about equity for First Nations in Canada with a focus on reconciliation.[…]

All these different ladies from all around Canada represent.

Read all about it >>> CBC News | Indigenous

NetNewsLedger: WEATHER Update – Blizzard Warnings – Blowing Snow – Snow Squalls

Its pretty chilly out today, dress warm.

Weather: -9 feels like -18 strong winds

THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – Northern Ontario will see blizzards, blowing snow, and snow squalls over the coming day. Across the region travel is likely to be impacted. In the Kenora / Dryden / Ignace area school buses are not running, schools however are open.

Travel by air into the North is likely to be impacted, check with your air service provider to ensure your flight.

Blizzard warning in effect for:

  • Attawapiskat
  • Fort Severn – Washaho Cree Nation
  • Peawanuk
  • Fort Hope – Webequie
  • Big Trout Lake – Kasabonika
  • Sachigo Lake – Bearskin Lake

Blizzard conditions with gusty winds and persistent visibility near zero in snow and blowing snow are expected or occurring.

Blizzard conditions are expected to develop this afternoon. Conditions will persist through Thursday and possibly into Friday.

Travel is not recommended. Avoid outdoor activities. Anyone who is not dressed warmly is at risk of frostbite and hypothermia in cold weather. [..]

Source: NetNewsLedger

Labour data ‘first step’

Two Organizations The North Superior Workforce Planning Board and Northern Policy Institute joined together to provide communities better access to labour marketing information.

[…]“This information is intended as a starting point for an evidence-based conversation about why certain changes are occurring,” Madge Richardson, executive director of the North Superior Workforce Planning Board, said last week.

“(The reports are) just a first step. It is now up to community members to explore and address the challenges and opportunities their community is experiencing.

The goal of the reports is to provide residents with a better understanding of what is happening in their community […]

[…] There will be 34 reports in total, covering: Animbiigoo Zaag’igan Anishinaabek (Lake Nipigon Ojibway), Aroland First Nation, Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation), Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek (Rocky Bay First Nation), Conmee, Dorion, Eabametoong First Nation (Fort Hope), and Fort William First Nation.[…]

To read more about it, just click the link below.

Source: The Chronicle Journal

News Bulletin: For the people of Eabametoong, who are in need of a mechanic

Mark Sawdo – “Fred’s mechanic”
For the people of Eabametoong, who are in need of a mechanic to service or repair their vehicle. You are asked to provide more information about the vehicle you want repaired. Mark is requesting for V.I.N’s, what problems you are having, he wants to know if some people have the parts here, he needs to know more about the vehicles…….
Without the parts, and information he will not know what is needed, he called and said he’d wait until next week to travel, once he’s got all the information. He’ll be prepared to come and work!



Fred Meeseetawageesic “All those who asked for mechanic, $160 payment can made at CVS acct# 633-0406”