Flag Raising Ceremony November 10, 2015


In an historic event and ceremony, Michipicoten First Nation flags were raised in Wawa on November 10, 2015. Mayor Ron Rody presented Councillor William Swanson (acting for Chief Buckell) with a tobacco tie and Councillor Swanson presented two MFN flags which were raised on the main street of Wawa, symbolic of the two communities sharing the traditional territories of MFN. The event was well attended and refreshments were served at the MFN Cultural Lodge which is located behind Michipicoten High School.