From The Archives:
Wednesday, August 21, 1996
New housing only cure for community band leaders say
The residents of Mishkeegogamang First Nation (Osnaburgh) are sick. At the root of the problem is bad housing and overcrowding, band officials say.
Things are looking up
Sean Bower gazes upward at the Big Ball Factory, which he helped construct during last week’s Science North Discovery Camp for eight to twelve year-olds at Central School. His project moved rubber balls up and down on conveyor belts.
Program jump-starts the learning process
While some of us remember long chalky mornings scratching out endless multiplication tables for a demanding teacher, 11 local First Nations children are getting a brighter impression of the first day of school.
Annexation proposal hits the road
After being approved by Sioux Lookout town council last week, a proposal to annex parts of Drayton Township is now headed straight for the heart of the unorganized territory.