Marten Falls First Nation Mining Symposium

Marten Falls First Nation will be holding a Mining Symposium again to give membership an opportunity to ask the mining industry questions about their projects. The Mining Symposium will take place during the afternoon on: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in Marten Falls Thursday, December 13, 2018 in Geraldton at the Legion and, Friday, December 14,…

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MARTEN FALLS’ CHANIE WENJACK

By Marten Falls First Nation R. Wenjak was born on the Ogoki Post on the Marten Falls Reserve. At the age of nine he was forced, along with his two sisters, to attend the Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School school in Kenora. Once there he was given the name Charlie. The school was funded by…

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OUR WATER CRISIS

Marten Falls First Nation has been under a boil water advisory being declared by Health Canada in 2005 and has been without potable water since then. For over 10 years since then, bottled water has been flown in on a regular basis. This means that water bottles have been part of the daily discourse when…

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