Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

December, 2020 Archive

FNT2T sends condolences and prayers to Chief Hector Shorting and Shorting family

Treaty 2 Territory – Mary Shorting, mother of Chief Hector Shorting of Gaagiishkikamigaak Anishinaabe Nation (Little Saskatchewan) has passed away at the age of 97. First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) sends condolences and prayers to Chief Hector Shorting and Shorting family. “Chief Shorting would often tell us about his mom, growing up,

December 24, 2020

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Greetings from Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan and the Government of FNT2T

Treaty 2 Territory – Aniin, Boozhoo everyone! Greetings from the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory. It is a wonderful time of year as we prepare for the Winter Solstice and holiday spirit! First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory are continuing to advance the Treaty relationship with the crown, which tells us to …

December 24, 2020

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Moccasin Trail News – January 1, 2021 Online Edition out now!

The Official Newspaper of the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory – Moccasin Trail News January 1, 2021 Online Issue is out now. Get updated with the latest news around our nation.

December 23, 2020

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Fish distributed to FNT2T members in the Dauphin area

Treaty 2 Territory – On December 18. 2020, FNT2T members in the Dauphin and surrounding area received free boxes of fish fillets from the West Region Health and Dauphin Friendship Centre staff. This donation of free fish for the members of the territory was provided by Fisher River Cree Nation who obtained funding to buy …

December 22, 2020

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Members of Tootinaowaziibeeng receive seasonal hampers from leadership

Treaty 2 Territory – The members of Tootinaowaziibeeng received their food distribution of potatoes, flour, eggs, and ham on December 21, 2020 in time for the Christmas dinner celebration. The food donations were made by the members of the Christmas work project for Tootinaowaziibeeng. Every household received a turkey, ham, bag of potatoes and eggs.

December 22, 2020

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Ochichakosipi leadership delivering hampers to members in the territory

Treaty 2 Territory – The leadership of Ochichakosipi Nation were out in the treaty 2 territory delivering food hampers for the nation members not residing on Ochichakosipi. Hampers were delivered in Dauphin, Brandon, Portage La Prairie and Winnipeg. Members applied for the hampers and picked up their hamper at each drop off point in each …

December 21, 2020

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Can the Premier of Manitoba hear the cries of the children?

Treaty 2 Territory – If I had the chance to tell the premier of Manitoba that some of the kids are addicted to toys, would he listen?  As adults are addicted to their wine, beer, or hard liquor, he chooses to keep the liquor stores open? Well, here’s reality for us who provide care to …

December 21, 2020

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Tootinaowaziibeeng knowledge keepers keeping traditions alive in the territory

Treaty 2 Territory – Tootinaowaziibeeng knowledge keepers Paul and Lillian Lynxleg have been practicing and teaching our Anishinaabe ways of living off the land by trapping and hunting for over 40 years at their trapping cabin just north of Tootinaowaziibeeng in the beautiful Duck Mountains. Paul Lynxleg has been trapping and hunting for over 40 …

December 21, 2020

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Sovereign protection continues with a visit with Gambler Nation – Chief Ledoux

Sovereign protection continues with a visit with Gambler Nation Treaty 2 Territory – Government of FNT2T continues to protect the territory with the support of all Local Nations within the territory.  Today our Lead Keeper visited Chief David Ledoux of Otahaoman Anishinaabe (Gambler). Chief David Ledoux was given a briefing on the Trust and Treasury

December 20, 2020

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