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Busy week with Sports and Recreation!

Treaty 2 Territory – It has been a busy week, just the way I like it.  It started with making more connections with Manitoba Aboriginal Sports and Recreation Council (MASRC) to ensure that the communities we both serve needs are being met.  This is just the tip of the iceberg!  I feel this new relationship …

January 28, 2022

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Kithithkatchewanug Anishinaabe Nation comes together to ensure Food Security for the Nation

Treaty 2 Territory- The past week has been a busy one for the Kithithkatchewanung Anishinaabe Nation (also known as Dauphin River First Nation).  The population currently sits at 398 members residing in the Nation. For the past week, a good number of those members came together to put together Food Hampers and Meat Packages for …

January 27, 2022

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Treaty 2 partnering with Manitoba Aboriginal Sports & Rec Council to deliver hockey equipment to Nations

Treaty 2 Territory – FNT2T Sports and Recreation Circle has been quite busy for the past couple of months. 2021 wrapped up with our Winter Youth Forum in conjunction with Hockey Night in Treaty 2 Territory. Throughout January, things have only gotten busier. In addition to working on the Sports and Recreation Law, Keeper Craig …

January 26, 2022

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FNT2T Ikwewak Council meet in the new year to discuss Peacemaking and Child, Families and Nation

Treaty 2 Territory – The FNT2T Ikwewak (Women’s) Council met virtually on January 26, 2022. This is the first meeting of 2022 for the council. Florence Wood of Lake St. Martin gave the opening prayer for a good meeting and safety for all members in the territory. There were representatives from the nations of Keeseekoowenin, …

January 26, 2022

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Ebb & Flow First Nation’s Quinton Beaulieu invited to CFC Prospects Game

Treaty 2 Territory – Quinton Beaulieu, 17, is a member of Ka Ka Kwe Ke Jeong Anishinaabe Nation. Quinton grew up in Winnipeg, while spending a great amount of time visiting his grandparents Shirley and the Late Leo Beaulieu in Ebb & Flow. Currently he is attending Grade 11 at Sisler High School in Winnipeg. …

January 26, 2022

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Peguis First Nation hosts Ceremony Honouring Children, Families and Nation Act

January 25, 2022 Treaty 2 Territory – January, 2022 marks one year since the Peguis First Nation declared their intentions to enact a Child, Family, and Nation Law that will see Peguis granted jurisdiction to its members across Canada. Bill C-92, (an act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and families) allowed for …

January 25, 2022

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Knowledge Keepers meet to discuss treaty rights

Treaty 2 Territory – On January 25, 2022, the FNT2T Knowledge Council met online. There were representatives from the nations of Keeeseekoowenin, Lake St. Martin, Ebb and Flow, Pinaymootang, Skownan, Kithitkatchewanung, Little Saskatchewan and Gambler. Knowledge Keeper Elsie Marsden gave the opening prayer to start off the meeting in a good way. Ebb and

January 25, 2022

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Minegoziibe Anishinaabe (Pine Creek First Nation) files lawsuit against Louisiana Pacific

Treaty 2 Territory – Earlier today, Minegoziibe Anishinaabe (formerly Pine Creek First Nation) Chief Derek Nepinak, and Council made the announcement that the Minegoziibe Anishinaabe has filed a lawsuit in Court of Queen’s Bench to halt logging by Louisiana Pacific in their traditional lands. The traditional land that they speak of includes Duck

January 25, 2022

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Peacemaking Hits the Ground Running in 2022!

Treaty 2 Territory- As 2021 wrapped up on a positive note with a meeting with Justice Minister Lametti on December 3rd, Peacemaking is confident in the direction moving forward. As 2022 begins, the Peacemaking team has already submitted their workplan and budget for 2022-2023 and began dialogue on the Indigenous Justice Strategy. Discussions and planning

January 21, 2022

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