At Tuesday nights Flin Flon City Council meeting it was reported Councilors Karen MacKinnon and Ken Pawlachuk will attend the Hudson Bay Route Association annual meeting April 4th and 5th in The Pas. MacKinnon noted the Association strongly supports the Port of Churchill and will discuss the future of the Port, the rail line and the interest by northern groups in taking them over and they feel there needs to be support from all regional communities and municipalities to assure the Port’s long term survival.
Mayor Huntley reported two workshops on the Look North Project were held at the Victoria Inn on Tuesday. He said they were well attended by local people as well as a diverse group of people invited by the government. He says they were given an opportunity to tour and learn more about our community followed by a pickerel supper resulting in a very positive day.