2013 Annual Gathering and Pow Wow

The schedule is posted for the benefit of our members and their families and is subject to change.  We look forward to seeing you this year. Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 Thursday, August 8th, 2013 Friday, August 9th, 2013 Saturday, August...

MFN and Wawa State of Emergency 2012

MFN and Wawa State of Emergency, October 2012… We are pleased to provide a day by day report and photographs from the devastating flooding that occurred in late October of this year, in and around Wawa and Michipicoten First Nation. This was a tragic experience...

Sandy Beach Pavilion – Grand Opening

The Sandy Beach Learning Pavilion Grand Opening was held on August 16, 2009 with Chief Joe Buckell, Councillors William & Myrtle Swanson, Linda Peterson and Kathryn Campbell and members of the First Nation in attendance. The Municipality of Wawa, with the support...

Ojibwe History – Rich in Culture

The Ojibwe typically lived in lodges and wigwams made of birch bark and traversed the waterways in birch bark canoes. Meetings of Council or circles were held in a common dwelling which was the council lodge. Both men and women participated in ceremony and families...