Archive for July, 2009

Two Feathers Forest Products (LP) draft Environmental Screening Report is now available for review and comment

Posted on July 17, 2009, by mleung, under Uncategorized.

Media Release – For Immediate Release

Two Feathers Forest Products (LP) draft Environmental Screening Report is now available for review and comment

(Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation, Ontario, July 17, 2009) Two Feathers Forest Products, LP (TFFP) has released a draft Environmental Screening Report (ESR) for public comment and review. The draft ESR will be available for review at www.twofeatherswood.com between Friday, July 17, 2009 and Friday August 14, 2009.

TFFP is a partnership involving Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation, Pikangikum First Nation, Eagle Lake First Nation and Finland based Wood Tech Group Canada. TFFP is proposing to build a value-added forest products facility in the Municipality of Red Lake and Eagle Lake First Nation. The Red Lake site will house log sorting, milling, and chipping facilities, as well as a 9.9MW biomass cogeneration facility to generate electricity for sale into the Ontario power grid.

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Thunder Bay hosts 2nd annual Darryl “Penasi” Fox Memorial Golf Classic

Posted on July 13, 2009, by mleung, under Uncategorized.

Media Advisory
Attention: News, Assignment Reporters and Editors

(Thunder Bay, Ontario) Join family, friends, members of the community, and provincial politicians at the Whitewater Golf Club on Thursday, July 30, 2009. The event provides a day full of outdoor fun, with proceeds going in equal parts towards bursaries for First Nation students and cancer research.

WHO:
Honourable George Smitherman, Deputy Premier, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure

WHERE:
Whitewater Golf Club, RR #6, 224 Hwy. 130

WHEN:
Thursday, July 30, 2009 (11:30 a.m. registration with a shotgun start beginning at 1:00 p.m. – Dinner will be available at 6:00 p.m. after the scores have been tallied)

For more information see the official news release

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