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Grand Council Treaty #3 and Nishnawbe Aski Nation Urge Kenora to Reject Loitering Bylaw

Local First Nations groups have spoken out against a proposed Kenora by-law, which would fine residents $100 for loitering. City council plans to vote on the proposed by-law tomorrow.

It is the opinion of Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) and Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) feels that this by-law disproportionately targets the homeless and the transient.

$1 billion in funding to keep Ontario's tourism sector afloat: MacLeod

Ontario's Tourism Minister Lisa MacLeod said in her eighth telephone town hall that the total funding for the province's heritage, sports, tourism and culture sectors added up to $1 billion from April 1 to August 1, 2020. There were about 600 stakeholders listening to the minister's update and breakdown of the funding.