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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.
March 22, 2020

COVID-19 Reminders from Chief & Council

Chief & Council recommend the following reminders to keep you and your family safe.
March 17, 2020

Preventative Measures for Moose Factory

Due to the swiftly spreading coronavirus, strict measures are needed to ensure that we do not put added stress on our local health system.
March 17, 2020

On-Call Information During COVID-19 Office Closure

Contact information for essential services during the office closure. This list will be updated as needed.