With the serious tragedy in Wiikwemkoong this morning, M’Chigeeng First Nation shares in the grief and we offer our thoughts, prayers and condolences to all the families who have been impacted by this morning’s tragedy.

I have reached out to Ogimaa Kwe Rachel Manitowabi and offered our thoughts, prayers and condolences during this time.
This is a very difficult time for all involved and is also a very difficult time for both of our communities.

This incident remains under active investigation. We ask that you refrain from making any social media comments in relation to anyone involved out of kindness and compassion for all families.
Should anyone affected by this tragic incident require support, we encourage you to reach out to someone you know, a family member or M’Chigeeng Peer Support and Outreach at 705-377-5150 or 705-968-0857 who is available and ready to provide support at anytime. Mnidoo Mnising Crisis Team is also available by contacting 705-368-1937.

Ogimaa Kwe Linda Debassige