Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Lake Manitoba

BU Al & Bee Wagner Indigenous Student Transition Program Accepting Applications for 1st Year Students

Treaty 2 Territory – Brandon University and the Indigenous Peoples’ Centre is proud to offer the second cohort of the Al and Bee Wagner Indigenous Student Transition Program in the fall of 2021. The program will focus on offering transitioning support to Indigenous students starting their education at Brandon University under four pillars; academic,

July 2, 2021

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Lake Manitoba’s Zaagaate Jordan’s Principle Program Honours IRS Survivors & those children left behind

Treaty 2 Territory – As I was scrolling through Facebook yesterday I came across inspiring posts of several Nations in the Treaty 2 Territory who are organizing walks, and events to honour residential school survivors, and all those children who were left behind. We would like to acknowledge Lake Manitoba First Nation and their Zaagaate …

July 1, 2021

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Peacemaking Law Takes Another Step Towards the Grand Council

Treaty 2 Territory – On June 16, 2021, the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory presented the completed draft of the Peacemaking Law to the Men’s Council. The Men’s Council, who hold the Peacemaking portfolio, reviewed the Peacemaking Framework and accompanying law. Upon discussion and answer period, the Men’s Council were satisfied

June 17, 2021

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FNT2T Children, Families, and Nation Circle & Peacemaking Circle to host Virtual Session Open to ALL members of Treaty 2; ensuring all members have a voice in the process of the Treaty 2 Law Development.

Treaty 2 Territory – Over the past month the Children, Families, and Nation Circle, & Peacemaking Circle have been conducting Virtual Engagement Sessions, with the members in the Treaty 2 Territory, regarding Law development. During the sessions, the members have an opportunity to hear what Treaty 2 is working towards in the Children, Families and

June 7, 2021

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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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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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Accommodations are being prepared so evacuees members can vote at Polling Stations located at the: 1. RBC Convention Centre and 2. University of Winnipeg Transportation is being arranged that can be accommodated outside of the City of Winnipeg as well. At these polling stations there will be specific polling stations with signage for each First …

October 19, 2019

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Annual Gift from the Queen kicks off Treaty days at Lake Manitoba

Treaty 2 Territory – Like all our First Nations treaty payment is significant to the relationship with the Queen. As part of the making of Treaty 2 at Manitoba House on 21 August 1871 our descendants made sure protection of the lands was secured among many other life provisions. Now, many years later, treaty compensation …

June 20, 2019

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Lake Manitoba Treaty Day Traditional PowWow

First Nation: Lake Manitoba Treaty Day Traditional PowWow Date(s) Treaty Days:  June 22 & 23, 2019 Treaty Payout:  June 20, 2019 PowWow: Saturday – June 22 Grand Entry – 1pm& 7pm  –  Feast @ 5pm Host Drum: Eagle Boy from Big River, Saskatchewan MC – Mr. Darcy Malcolm Sr. Contact Person:  Band office: 204-768-3492

June 12, 2019

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