A rare visit to the area by Ontario's Education Minister.

Stephen Lecce will be in Big Grassy and Rainy River on Wednesday.

He will be in Big Grassy with Northern Development Minister Greg Rickford for what is billed as a tripartite announcement with the
federal government.

They then travel to Rainy River to help launch the construction of a new K-12 school.

The two ministers will be in Kenora on Thursday for an announcement at Evergreen School.