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Congratulations Fisher River Cree Nation: Solar Farm Generates Power

Treaty 2 Territory – April 17, 2020, The First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory would like to congratulate Fisher River Cree Nation on the development of their solar farm in their Nation which now generates power. Grand Chief Eugene Eastman wishes Chief David Crate and Council all the best in this initiative and innovative vision! …

April 17, 2020

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COVID-19: Accessing Funding Supports

Treaty 2 Territory – On Wednesday March 18th, 2020, the Trudeau government announced it is spending $305 million to help Indigenous communities deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Each First Nation will receive a given amount of funds from the $305 million with out having to apply. The funds will flow directly to each First Nation …

April 9, 2020

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First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory acknowledged at the 2020 Manitoba Highschool AA Hockey Championships

Treaty 2 Territory – Communications Keeper Ray Mousseau and FNT2T Lead Keeper Boh Kubrakovich were invited to the 2020 Manitoba Highschool AA Championships in Rivers on Thursday, March 12th. The opening ceremonies was presented to spectators and fans, with 6 hockey teams and organizers. Bruce Helgeson invited and acknowledged the event taking place in

March 17, 2020

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Chief Catcheway issues a statement to the Dauphin Regional Health Centre and Parkland Regional Health Authority

Treaty 2 Territory – The Dauphin Regional Health Centre has turned away members of Skownan First Nation, members who are between the ages of 5 years old to 13 years old. The members displayed flu symptoms are were sent away. Chief Cameron Catcheway released a statement in response to PRHA on the members who turned …

March 14, 2020

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First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Chiefs at the Dauphin Correctional Centre Closure Rally

Treaty 2 Territory – Grand Chief Eugene Eastman, Chief Cameron Catcheway and Chief Barry McKay attended the MGEU March & Rally in Dauphin to show support on the members of the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory on Tuesday, February 4th, 2020. Grand Chief Eastman welcomed the crowd to the Treaty 2 Territory and the …

February 4, 2020

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Media Release: Dauphin Correctional Centre Closure

Treaty 2 Territory – The Anishinaabe peoples have occupied these territories since time immemorial. They had their own justice system prior to colonial systems being imposed. The Government of First Nations of Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) are taken aback that the Government of Manitoba made a decision regarding the closure of the Dauphin Correctional

February 4, 2020

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Nation Development Opportunities

Treaty 2 Territory – On Friday January 24th, 2020, FNT2T Lead Keeper Boh Kubrakovich, Life Long Learning Lodge Keeper Allen Sutherland and Corporations Keeper Ryan Sutherland, met with Leonard Linklater and Jody LinkLater to discuss nation development, business ideas, partnerships, and development of housing. Leonard Linklater will be presenting on Nation

January 29, 2020

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Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP)

Treaty 2 Territory – Corporations Keeper Ryan Sutherland, started the discussions after the Executive Council met and approved the process March 2019. The conceptual drawings initiated the discussion and process on April 4, 2019. Work was done though out the summer and he managed to submit the Infrastructure Proposals to ICIP prior to September 8,

January 27, 2020

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FNT2T meets with Manitoba Aboriginal Sports & Recreation Council

Treaty 1 Territory – Members of the FNT2T met with Executive Director Mel Whiteshell of the Manitoba Aboriginal Sports & Recreation Council (MASRC) on Friday, January 24th, 2020. The MASRC is in full support of the 2020 Winter Games hosted by the FNT2T in Pinaymootang First Nation. MASRC has committed to providing equipment to the …

January 24, 2020

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