August 2010

NAN still against far north act

Posted on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 13:56 PM

The Nishnawbe Aski Nation plans to voice their concern about the far north act at Queen's Park this fall.  Grand Chief Stan Beardy says they'll be holding a rally once the legislature resumes.  Beardy notes they want to work these issues out with the Provincial Government.

Michael Chan visits Thunder Bay

Posted on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 13:51 PM

The Minister of Tourism says the naysayers who were against the province's new regional tourism zones are now on board.  Michael Chan says he had a chance to dispell their fears during a recent visit to Thunder Bay.  The funding is expected to be rolled out for the zones this fall.