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Winnipeg River Water Levels Alert

Winnipeg River Water Levels Alert

This is being distributed to recipients along the Winnipeg River. Please note that the change in outflow scheduled for today has been increased, See the attached notice for more information. Current Lake of the...

Treaty 3 Youth Innovation Challenge

Treaty 3 Youth Innovation Challenge

The Youth Innovation Challenge is an opportunity for Indigenous youth to win $10,000 towards a project or business that positively impacts their community. The challenge is open to all Indigenous youth in the Kenora and...

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Grand Council Treaty #3 is hosting a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. Grand Council Treaty #3  invites all community front line workers (eg. health care workers, mental health workers, addiction workers, community...

Treaty #3 Leadership meet with IJC Commissioners

On August 15, 2019 in Treaty 2 Territory, leadership from the Anishinaabe Nation of Treaty #3 and technical support staff met with International Joint Commission (IJC) Commissioners and  staff at Prairie Firehouse in Brandon,...

Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation Logo Contest Shortlist

Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation Logo Contest Shortlist

As everyone knows our Nation recently changed it’s name from Ochiichagwe’Babigo’Ining to the traditional name of Niisaachewan. We held a contest for Band and Community members to create a logo for our nation, and...

Niisaachewan Traditional Powwow – 2019

Boozhoo, Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation would like to say miigwetch to everyone who came and participated in our 20th Annual Community Pow-wow June 21, 22, 23, 2019. Here are some pictures taken by our local...

Logo Contest

Community Logo Contest

Our membership recently voted to revert the community name back to its traditional name of “Niisaachewan” which roughly translated means “down river”.  As our name has reverted back, our nation’s logo needs to change...

Niiwin Wendaanimok Partnership

Niiwin Wendaanimok Partnership

Since 2010, the Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) has been in the process of developing a plan to “twin” (double-lane) Highway 17 between the Manitoba border and Kenora as part of an effort to...