The Madawaska Maliseet First Nation and the Refuge Madawaska Shelter Inc. unveil the plans for a shelter

Edmundston,┬áNovember 25, 2013 – The Madawaska Maliseet First Nation and the Refuge Madawaska Shelter Inc. announced in a press conference, plans and details concerning the construction of a shelter. Special guests were also present, including Lynn Trecartin, representative of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Member of Parliament for Madawaska-Restigouche, the Honourable Madeleine Dub├ę, member of the Legislative Assembly for Edmundston – Saint-Basile and Minister of Social Development, Yvon Bonenfant the member of the Legislative Assembly for Madawaska-les-Lacs, and Cyrille Simard, Mayor of Edmundston. The Chief of the Madawaska Maliseet First Nation, Patricia Bernard, announced that land is available to build the shelter. She is committed to raise an amount of $ […]