New Trustee For Public School Board

Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2018 07:51 AM

A new trustee representing the interests of the area's First Nations and their students has been appointed to the Rainy River District School Board.

Couchiching First Nation Chief Brian Perreault was sworn into the position at Tuesday night's meeting.

He had been selected by the Fort Frances Tribal Area Chief to replace William Windigo, chief of Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation, who resigned from the board last month.