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February 19, 2021

NioBay Video Update from Chief Cheechoo

Chief & Council want to ensure that Moose Cree members have accurate information about NioBay.
February 13, 2021

NioBay Update

MCFN has hired two environmental monitors to monitor NioBay’s activities on our Homeland. Chief & Council have also directed NioBay to take a pause on their proposed winter exploratory drilling program.
February 10, 2021

NioBay’s Use of the Wetum Road

Chief & Council expresses its deep disappointment with NioBay’s improper and unauthorized use of the Wetum Road corridor.
February 1, 2021

NioBay Metals Inc. Update

Later this month, NioBay will begin an early exploration drilling program near South Bluff Creek. Moose Cree First Nation has signed a new Protection Agreement with NioBay to govern that drilling program.
February 25, 2020

NioBay Information Session

Thursday, March 5th, 2020. Chief & Council will be hosting an information session on the NioBay exploration drilling program.
February 19, 2020

NioBay Metals Early Exploration Drilling Update

Chief & Council are monitoring closely as NioBay Metals Inc. conducts early exploration drilling in the South Bluff Creek area.
February 5, 2020

Information Session – NioBay Update

Monday, February 10, 2020. This information session will be an update on the NioBay exploration drilling. Claude Defresne, President of NioBay will be in attendance.
January 2, 2020

Moose Cree First Nation Signs Protection Agreement with NioBay Metals

Chief and Council are pleased to announce the signing of a Protection Agreement with NioBay Metals Inc. regarding NioBay’s early exploration project in the South Bluff Creek area.
December 10, 2019

Press Release Regarding NioBay Metals

NioBay received a permit in January 2019 to drill 8 test holes in the MCFN Homeland near South Bluff Creek. They are now only seeking to drill 7 holes.
December 10, 2019

Niobay Metals Update Session

Chief and Council are inviting community members to an information session on December 16th, 2019 for a discussion of Niobay Metals’ early exploration project.