Thanks to the hard work of our employees and the collaboration of our many partners, we have successfully implemented many different programs, ranging from the training of Crees for skilled jobs with Hydro-Quebec (over 50 Crees now occupy permanent positions), the rejuvenation of Cree community and family fisheries, the support of numerous cultural activities including summer gatherings and the enhancement of goose hunting facilities. This is not to mention the hundreds of kilometres of snowmobile and ATV trails already built throughout Eeyou Istchee.
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Drugs Seized at Moose Cree First Nation Post Office
A suspected $80,000 worth of drugs were seized in the Moose Cree First Nation community in March by the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service (NAPS) that included marijuana, cocaine and prescription drugs.
The NAPS had been conducting an investigation into several occurrences at the post office between March 9-15 in conjunction with Canada Post’s Security and Investigations Services. The investigation resulted in a seizure of a variety of drugs with a street value of about $38,300.
With the assistance of Canada Post, the NAPS conducted another investigation into occurrences from March 19-22 within the community that resulted in a second seizure of drugs valued at around $42,500.
Charges in this case are currently pending.