Treaty#3 Drug Force Strategy

As the Spring Assembly at Obashkaandagaang First Nation, the Treaty#3 leadership directed that a Treaty#3 Drug Task Force be formed to undertake the Treaty#3 Drug Strategy.  On Thursday June 14, 2018 the first meeting of the Task Force was held at the Minis Hall, Super 8 Kenora with representation from across the Anishinaabe Nation in […]

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Statement on the Ontario Election

Kenora, ON – Today Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh, Grand Chief of Treaty 3, delivered the following statement: “Congratulations to all those who participated as candidates and volunteers in the lead up to yesterday’s election. We appreciate all your contributions to the democratic process and our ongoing dialogue about the future of our communities.” “I especially want […]

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Voting in Ontario

Links: FAQ’s Voting Membership ID Sample Letter for the Chief and or Council to sign ID Breakdown Ontario Future Voters Voting In Ontario              

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Treaty #3 Anishinaabe Nation Pow Wow Listing 2018

COMMUNITY DATES Anishinaabe Abinoojii Family Services (Wauzhushk Onigum) June 1, 2, 3 Mitaanjigamiing (Stanjikoming) June 8, 9, 10 North West Angle #33 June 8, 9, 10 Rainy River (Manitou Rapids) June 15, 16, 17 Lac Des Mille Lacs June 15, 16, 17 Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services Inc.  (Nanicost Grounds) June 21 Couchiching June […]

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Grand Council Treaty#3 hosts Jordan’s Principle Information Session

Grand Council Treaty#3 is hosting a Jordan’s Principle meeting May 29-30, 2018 at the  Eagle’s Landing Convention Centre in Dryden, Ontario.  Health directors, Education directors, Child and Family Services staff and community representatives from across the Treaty#3 territory will be meeting with staff from the Ontario Region First Nation Inuit Health Branch, Department of Indigenous […]

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Anishinaabe Summit Announced

OBASHKAANDAGAANG FIRST NATION (WASHAGAMIS BAY): Grand Chief Jerry Daniels (Southern Chiefs’ Organization), Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler (Nishnawbe Aski Nation) and Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh (Grand Council Treaty #3) are pleased to announce an Anishinaabe Summit to be held in Winnipeg in August 2018. All citizens of the Anishinaabe Nation, wherever they may be, are encouraged to […]

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Minister Bennett visits Treaty #3 National Spring Assembly 2018

Obashkaandagaang, Treaty #3, ON, CA. – On Wednesday May 16th at the Treaty #3 National Assembly, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett addressed leadership, elders and members of the Anishinaabe Nation of Treaty #3. Minister Bennett’s address centered on reimaging what Canada will look like as we move forward in this time of reconciliation, and the Crown’s […]

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Treaty #3 Cancer Burden Report Launched

Obashkaandagaang First Nation, Ontario – At the annual Spring Assembly, Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh announced the launch of the Cancer Burden Report: the first report of its kind to focus specifically on Treaty #3 First Nations. This report comes after a relationship agreement was signed between Grand Council Treaty #3 Chiefs and Aboriginal Cancer Care Ontario […]

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Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh at the Southern Chiefs Anishinaabe and Dakota Nations Business and Partnership Forum

Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh provided opening remarks at the Southern Chiefs Anishinaabe and Dakota Nations Business and Partnership Forum at Assiniboine Downs Gaming & Event Centre. The Business and Partnership Forum is for First Nations leaders and mayors and reeves of municipalities across Manitoba. It will provide an opportunity to build understanding, to share best practices […]

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