Manitoulin hotel offers modern amenities for changing industryOpened this spring, the Manitoulin
Hotel and Conference Centre is the first hotel to be built on
Manitoulin Island in a century.
But more than just a cozy place to
stay, its arrival is poised to bring big changes to the area’s
burgeoning tourism industry.
Characterized by a unique,
teepee-shaped lobby, the $13.5-million hotel features 59 rooms,
including four suites and seven business suites, a 350-person
conference centre, a 60-seat dining room, a 40-seat outdoor patio,
and an outd...
Anishinabek Nation leader Isadore Day
said First Nations “can and will” play a valuable role in
resource extraction in Ontario and the discussion with the government
needs to start on recognizing and respecting treaty rights and
traditional territory.Day said the withdrawal of Cliffs
Information on government programs is
available at every turn, but what are the tangible ways in which it
can be used to assist First Nations with sustainability?The inaugural Lands and Economy Summit,
held in October in Serpent River First Nation, attempted to answer
that question. Citizens, g...
The Anishinabek Nation and Ontario have signed their fifth memorandum of understanding to
ensure coordination on natural resource management issues.Anishinabek
Nation Grand Council Chief Patrick Madahbee, Northern Superior Regional Chief
Peter Collins, South East Regional Chief James Marsden and...
Wataynikaneyap Power signed a
memorandum of understanding with Aecom to build a new transmission
line in northwestern Ontario.The company is 50 per cent owned by 18
First Nation communities and Goldcorp.
The Aecom team will provide design,
construction and financial services for the project. ...