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First Nation Press Releases

The following is a free service offered by COO for First Nations in Ontario to display their Press Releases in a collective forum.  To participate, a First Nation can submit their Press Release in PDF format to Margaret Carpenter ( or via fax to (416) 597-8365.

Kill education bill now: Madahbee May 6, 2014

Minister Makes False Statement on Logging in Grassy Narrows - Grassy Narrows First Nation - November 7, 2013

Mushkegowuk Chiefs Unite to Support Young Man's Battle with Cancer - Mushkegowuk Council - September 23, 2013

Moose Cree First Nation Honours Mushkegowuk Grand Chief Dr. Stan Louttit - July 30-13

Media Advisory: AIAI: Association of Iroquois & Allied Indians Press Conference on Indigenous Governance in First Nation Communities - June 5, 2013

Treaty Day and Health "The two go hand in hand", Serpent River First Nation - May 17, 2013

Youth from the Community of KI Invite Canadians 'Home' on June 17-21th - April 18-13

Journey of New Beginnings, Sachigo Lake Walkers - April 17, 2013

13 First Nations and Goldcorp Incorporate New Electricity Transmission Company

Open Letter From Chief Shining Turtle, Ojibways of Whitefish River - January 22, 2013

NAN Open Invitation to Attend Event to Honour and Thank Chief Theresa Spence - January 22-13

Urgent Memo from Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Patrick Madahbee Re: Jan 16th

KI Walks to Parliament Hill to Say No to Treaty Violations

Shibogama community members on their way to Ottawa to show support for Chief Theresa Spence

Message from Margaret Kenequanash, North Caribou Lake First Nation - December 31, 2012

Attawapiskat First Nation Media Release - December 28, 2012

Notice: Mississaugas of New Credit First Nation Community - Support of the Statement of Unity & planned activities for 2013

Urgent Memo - Notice of Support of Grassroots Movement Against Legislative Attacks - Chippewas of the Thames First Nation - December 14, 2012

Mushkego Chiefs Support Chief Theresa Spence - December 13, 2012

Dene Nation Press Release: Dene Nation Asserts Commonality on Rights Issue in Attawapiskat

Attawapiskat Press Release - Chief Spence Announces Hunger Strike in Ottawa - December 11, 2012

Batchewana FN Press Release - Bow Lake Partners Attest to 5 years of Ample Engagement and Consultation” - Oct 2012

Wabigoon Lake Press Release - Wabigon Lake Ojibway Nation Wins Water Taste Test - November 9, 2012