ITS OFFICIAL: Treaty 1 & Canada Sign Kapyong Barracks Agreement

Through the smoke of burning sage and sweetgrass the future of the Kapyong Barracks site in south Winnipeg became a little clearer Wednesday morning. Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr (Winnipeg South Centre) — Manitoba’s lone member of cabinet — and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan gathered with 10 First Nations Chiefs and Grand Chiefs at Assiniboia…

Prince Ogitchita Martial Arts Systems Students to Represent Canada In Martial Arts

Prince Ogitchita Martial Arts Systems (POMAS) students are looking to make their mark on the world stage. Grandmaster Stephen Prince had this to say. “I’ve been actively coaching and mentoring youth for many years,” says Prince. “I’ve been involved in martial arts myself for over 35 years. I’ve been honoured by the Manitoba Association for Sikaran…

Long Plain First Nation Receives Financial Performance Certification

LONG PLAIN FIRST NATION RECEIVES FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATION AND CAN NOW ACCESS CAPITAL MARKET FINANCING   Long Plain First Nation located 125 km’s West of the City of Winnipeg has been awarded a Financial Performance Certificate from the First Nations Financial Management Board, an independent statutory institution. The certification makes Long Plain First Nation among…