Water flowing again on Neskantaga First Nation but chief awaiting all-clear

Officials in Neskantaga First Nation say their water issue appears to be fixed.

Last week, more than 200 members of the Ontario community were sent to Thunder Bay after a broken water pump affected water pressure in homes.

However, the chief is waiting to get an all-clear the water is safe for drinking before bringing people back home.

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Willow is an Oji-Cree Anishinabe from Sandy Lake First Nation. Her background is in print journalism and she studied multimedia before entering broadcast news . She is passionate about the stories of the Anishinabe in northwestern Ontario, particularly in the remote north.