At their meeting Tuesday night Mayor and Council congratulated everyone involved in the Culture Days weekend. Councilor Ken Pawlachuk hosted Governor General Julie Payette and Lieutenant Governor Janice Filmon and talked about their visit to Cranberry Portage and their time spent at many events at Culture Days adding it was an exceptional experience. He says it was amazing that this little city of Flin Flon in northern Manitoba could have this, the Lieutenant Governor come and her guest was the Governor General which was unprecedented anywhere, this has never happened anywhere else and it was amazing with the positive attitude and the Governor General and Lieutenant Governor saw that, the hard working people in town and the positive attitude.
Pawlachuk added they had nothing but praise for the whole community, the dedication people have for this community and the warmth of the people here.
Mayor Cal Huntley noted it was great to have them here in Flin Flon and the way the community reacted made him proud.