Latest News

May 15, 2020

Thank You Nurses!

National Nurses Week is held annually and is an opportunity for us to acknowledge and thank the dedicated nurses for the services they provide to us every day.
May 5, 2020

MCFN and Expedition Helicopters Travel Restrictions

Moose Cree First Nation have declared that all non-essential travel between Moose Factory and Moosonee is on hold until further notice, effective May 5, 2020.
May 4, 2020

Regular Membership Meeting CANCELLED

The Regular Membership Meeting scheduled for May 13th has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The next meeting will take place in August.
April 16, 2020

MCFN By-Law #1609 Passed

MCFN By-Law #1609 approved and passed by the Chief & Council April 16, 2020 regarding NAPS enforcement of pandemic safety measures on Moose Factory Island.
April 16, 2020

COVID-19 Video Update

Chief Mervin Cheechoo provides a community update on COVID-19.
April 16, 2020

Regular Membership Meeting

The Regular Membership Meeting scheduled for May 13th has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The next meeting will take place in August.
April 1, 2020

COVID-19 Video Updates

Chief Mervin Cheechoo and the Health departments provide an update on COVID-19.
April 1, 2020

Statement Regarding Temporary Suspension of ONR Passenger Service

On April 1st, 2020 discussions concluded with ONR, the Town of Moosonee, MoCreebec, Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) and the Mushkegowuk Chiefs regarding the ONR passenger train and the decision was made to temporarily suspend services.
March 26, 2020

Ontario Northland Railroad and COVID-19

Chief Mervin Cheechoo and the other Mushkegowuk Chiefs met by conference call on March 25, 2020 to discuss their concerns relating to the threat of a COVID-19 spreading to Moosonee and Moose Factory via the Polar Bear Express train service.
March 23, 2020

Reduced Operations at Detour Lake Mine

In response to COVID-19, both Moose Cree First Nation and Kirkland Lake Gold have mutually agreed to temporarily reduce operations at the mine effective March 23, 2020.