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Spring Spawn in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – As the ice starts to recede from our waterways we anticipate the arrival of the various Giigoohnag into our tributaries just as our ancestors have for thousands of years. Our members will make the pilgrimage to the various tributaries just to check which species has arrived. Our members will take Namebin …

April 13, 2021

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Pinaymootang’s Brandi Woodhouse defining success as an Anishinaabe Ikwe Entrepreneur

Treaty 2 Territory – Growing up on the Pinaymootang First Nation along Highway 6 heading towards beautiful Northern Manitoba, Brandi Woodhouse was often teased for being from “the rez”. The remarks never discouraged her, as she was always proud of her roots and where she came from. This young aspiring Anishinaabe Ikwe, who is a …

January 19, 2021

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Keeseekoowenin’s 9 year old Jazzlyn Korosil-Lacquette making strides in pursuit of her dreams!

Treaty 2 Territory – It’s a mild January evening in 2021. Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, many of the facilities in our Nations are closed, including the local rink. It’s going to take more than that to stop little nine year old Jazzlyn Korosil-Lacquette from skating and shooting pucks. So, she laces up her skates, …

January 19, 2021

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Rest In Peace Norman Traverse SR, Former Chief of Obushkudayang Anishinaabe Nation (Lake St Martin)

Treaty 2 Territory – With sadness we announce the passing of Norman Traverse SR.  He was was a former Chief of Obushkudayang Anishinaabe Nation (Lake St Martin) and a member of our Government of FNT2T’s Knowledge Council.  He spent a number of years guiding us and giving us his tremendous knowledge. “He was a great leader, …

January 17, 2021

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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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Treaty 2 Territory protection continues with visit to Obushkudayang

Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of FNT2T visited Obushkudayang (Lake St. Martin) Anishinaabe Nation to continue full efforts of staying in touch, discuss full communications and protect the territory jointly. While in Obushkudayang Anishinaabe Nation, FNT2T met with Merv Sinclair who heads up their administration. Merv was briefed on the activities of

October 2, 2020

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Treaty 2 Territory protection continues with visit to Gaagiishkikamigaak

Treaty 2 Territory – Government of FNT2T continues to protect the territory with the support of Local Nations.  This week our Keepers visited Gaagiishkikamigaak (Little Saskatchewan). In Gaagiishkikamigaak Anishinaabe Nation, Chief Hector Shorting and Council was given a briefing on the new steps with the Trust and Treasury which supports the fiscal

October 2, 2020

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Animozeebeeng (Lake Manitoba) Anishinaabe Nation re-elects and elects new councillors

Treaty 2 Territory – Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan – Treaty 2 and the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory would like to congratulate the re-election of Chief Cornell McLean and Councillor Dwight Paul along with newly elected Councillors; Berry McLean, Byron Swan and Kevin Swan in the sovereign Animozeebeeng Anishinaabe Nation (Lake Manitoba).

August 31, 2020

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Chief Ledoux and Gambler First Nation honoured with FNT2T Hockey Jersey

Treaty 2 Territory – Friday, August 21st, 2020, Today the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory presented an official hockey jersey of the territory in Anishinaabemowin to Chief David LeDoux of Gambler First Nation. On December 21st of 2020, in the city of Dauphin, the Hockey Night in Treaty 2 Territory was played …

August 28, 2020

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