Métis Nation of Ontario Opposes Site 41

June 19, 2009 – Simcoe County, ON — The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) expressed support today for the Council of Canadians and its efforts to have Simcoe County halt construction of the North County Landfill – known as Site 41. “The Métis Nation of Ontario wants to add its voice to the growing chorus

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Hydro One Employment Fairs Held

June 10, 2009 – More than 30 people from the Georgian Bay Consultation Protocol Region took part in the first of two Hydro One Procurement and Employment Fairs in Midland on May 19. A second session in Owen Sound on May 22 attracted about half that many people. Everyone who attended was eager to find

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MNO Expresses Condolences on Passing of Sam George

June 3, 2009 – OTTAWA, ON – Gary Lipinski, President of the Métis Nation of Ontario today expressed his condolences and those of all Métis citizens in Ontario to the family of Sam George who passed away yesterday. A citizen of the Kettle & Stony Point First Nation, Maynard “Sam” George was the brother of

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MNO supports Government efforts to stop cycle of Poverty

May 8, 2009 – Toronto, ON –- Gary Lipinski, President of the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) extended his congratulations and support to the Province of Ontario on the passage of the Poverty Reduction Act 2009 this week. “This important legislation brings the province one step closer to becoming a province in which all residents

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MNO signs sixth Regional Consultation Protocol

May 5, 2009 – Historic Sault Ste. Marie, ON –The signing of the sixth Regional Consultation Protocol between the Métis Nation of Ontario and the Historic Sault Ste. Marie and North Channel Métis Councils will help to ensure Métis in the region have an opportunity to be consulted by industry and government about proposed development

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Métis Sign Historic Agreement on Consultation

April 21, 2009 -Midland, ON – Gary Lipinski, President of the Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) joined Métis leaders in Midland on Monday to sign a historic Regional Consultation Protocol (Protocol) that covers the Métis traditional territory of Georgian Bay. This territory roughly includes Bruce, Grey and Simcoe counties with over 3,000 Métis citizens living

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Métis Rights Symposium

Métis Nation of Ontario and Law Society of Upper Canada Explore Métis Rights Friday, March 27th, 2009 TORONTO, ON — Gary Lipinski, President of the Métis Nation of Ontario joined Susan Hare of the Law Society of Upper Canada in welcoming nearly 200 guests to a “Métis Rights in an Era of Consultation and Accommodation;

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