Keesh Housing Units Underway

A new housing development’s been underway just southeast of Portage la Prairie at Long Plain First Nation’s Keeshkeemaquah Village. Chief Dennis Meeches explains. “The latest housing project is a 55-plus CHMC project,” says Meeches. “We’ve had some accelerated development happen here at the Keeshkeemaquah Village. We’re looking forward to this particular project, because it’ll serve…

Treaty Day Celebrations

Today was Treaty Day at Long Plain First Nation. Councillor Liz Merrick says the day started off with an opening prayer. “Today is a special day. It used to be about just handing out money,” says Merrick, referring to the five dollars given out by Indigenous Services Canada and the twenty dollars from their land…

Consultation Workshops for Governance Code & Constitution Revisions

Consultation Workshops 2018 for Tribal Constitution & Tribal Governance Code Revisions Long Plain First Nation Tribal Workshop Dates & Locations: Dear Tribal Citizen: Reference Article 10.1 LPFN Tribal Constitution and Article 20.1 of the LPFN Tribal Governance Code, the LPFN Tribal Constitution and LPFN Tribal Governance Code” may be amended pursuant to the submission of…

Education Gathering

LONG PLAIN FIRST NATION – EDUCATION GATHERING Proposed Long Plain First Nation/Portage la Prairie School Division Educational Partnership Agreement DATE: Tuesday, July 17, 2018 TIME: 1:00 pm LOCATION: Spirit Lodge All Tribal Citizens are invited to attend a gathering regarding the 2018/2019 proposed educational partnership between Long Plain First Nation and the Portage la Prairie School Division.…