Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

November 18, 2010 16:30 ET

Media Advisory: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 18, 2010) - Please be advised the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, with the Honourable Michael Gravelle, Minister of Northern Development, Mines and Forestry and Chief Peter Collins of Fort William First Nation will join community members and invited guests at a special ceremony to mark an important milestone in land claim negotiations.

Date: Friday, November 19, 2010, 10:00 AM
   
Location: Community Centre
  Fort William First Nation,
  near Thunder Bay, Ontario
   
Event Start Time: 10:00 AM
  Media scrum to follow.

Contact Information

  • Canada:
    Office of the Honourable John Duncan
    Michele-Jamali Paquette
    819-997-0002
    or
    INAC Media Relations Line
    819-953-1160
    or
    Ontario:
    Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs
    Greg Flood
    416-314-9455
    or
    Fort William First Nation
    Chief Peter Collins
    Ian Bannon, Manager of Lands & Claims
    807-623-9543