The kick off to the event was held on Good Friday at Stride Place, as the opening ceremonies were held on the ice. Chief of Long Plain First Nation Dennis Meeches says they wanted to make sure they started things off right. “Well, I think it
READ REPORT HERE Indigenous people in Manitoba pump billions of dollars to the provincial economy each year, according to a new report that aims to give a clearer picture of the economic impact of First Nations, Métis and Inuit people. Total spendin
The Long Plain First Nation (LPFN) lands are known as Ga-Ke-Nush-Koo-De-Ag amongst the Ojibway Tribes of southern Manitoba. The word “Ga-Ke-Nush-Koo-De-Ag” means “long plain” in the Ojibway language and refers to the topography of the lands.