Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

August, 2021 Archive

Kithithkatchewanung unveils new sign for members of the nation

Treaty 2 Territory – The nation of Dauphin River will now be called by the anishanaabe name of “ Kithithkatchewanung” Anishanaabe Nation as told by Chief John Stagg on August 26,2021 as part of the kick off of treaty days in the nation. There was a sign unveiling and ribbon cutting ceremony attended by members …

August 31, 2021

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Commemorating loved ones on International Overdose Awareness Day

Commemorating loved ones on International Overdose Awareness Day Treaty 2 Territory – Today is International Overdose Awareness Day which was initiated in 2001 by Sally J Finn at The Salvation Army in St Kilda, Melbourne and is coordinated by the not-for-profit Australian public health organization Penington Institute. First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory

August 31, 2021

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Peacemaking Presents at 150 Commemoration of Treaty 2

Treaty 2 Territory- On August 20, 2021, the Peacemaking team presented the Peacemaking model at the Treaty 2- 150 Commemoration at the Sharing Lodge in Wasagaming, MB. The Treaty 2-150 Commemoration audience consisted of Treaty Commissioners, Leadership, and the people from the Nation. The Peacemaking Keeper presented the vision, the peacemaking model, and

August 31, 2021

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150th Treaty 2 Gathering – Children, Families and Nation

Treaty 2 Territory – On August 20th – 21st the Treaty 2 Territory Government hosted a gathering for our Local Nations and visitors at the Anishinaabe Sharing Lodge in Wasagaming. This gathering commemorated the 150th year since the making of the Treaty on August 21, 1871. The two days were fun-filled and much needed after …

August 30, 2021

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The 150th commemoration of the making of Treaty 2

Treaty 2 Territory – Keeseekoowenin Ojibway Nation hosted the 150 th making of the Treaty 2 commemoration in the beautiful sharing lodge in Wasagaming, Mb. The 2 day gathering was held August 21 – 22, 2021 for all people in the treaty 2 territory to attend and participate in the events that were held. The …

August 30, 2021

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Reflecting on the 150 Commemoration of Treaty 2 and Mino-Bimaadiziiwin

Treaty 2 Territory – It was a privilege for me as the Health and Wellbeing Keeper to spend four days in the traditional territory of Treaty 2 at Riding Mountain from August 19 -23rd. It was a bittersweet moment in time to be a part of the Treaty 2 commemoration event. It was a time …

August 30, 2021

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Logo Ceremony & Blessing for Children, Families and Nation

Treaty 2 Territory – On August 24th the Children, Families and Nation (CFN), Earth Lodge, and Lead Keepers of Treaty 2 held a ceremony to bless and honor the CFN logo which was completed by Royce Catagas Jr. from Tootinaowaziibeeng. Allen Sutherland, Waabishki Mazinazoot Mishtaatim (White Spotted Horse) blessed the CFN logo and the very …

August 30, 2021

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Tootinaowaziibeeng hosts an evening of live music and entertainment

Treaty 2 Territory – Tootinaowaziibeeng hosted a live music event on Sunday August 22, 2021 at their nation hall. This event is taking place as part of Tootinaowaziibeeng’s cultural and pow wow activities for this year, as there will be no pow wow this year. The Manitoba Arts Network Summer Tour of Indigenous musicians made …

August 27, 2021

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Reflections on 150 Commemoration & MMIWG Calls for Justice

Treaty 2 – Reflecting on the Treaty 2 150 commemoration this past week, it was cold and rainy but being in the presence of Elders, the language and Ceremony was like being wrapped in comforting blanket. There was a sense of pride, hope, and nationhood. Many of our people, young people in particular, don’t have …

August 25, 2021

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