Madison Petro-Canada Nominated for Associate of the Year Award

Long Plain First Nation and Arrowhead Development Corporation is pleased to announce our Petro-Canada located on our Madison Reserve has been nominated for 2018 Associate of the Year Award from Petro-Canada. “You were nominated because of the leadership you provide you team, your territory, and your community. You also consistently maintain high standards with your strong…

FIRST LOOK: Vision for Kapyong Barracks

OTTAWA — The abandoned Kapyong Barracks lands could include a daycare, hotel, Indigenous hospice, war museum and gas bar, according to initial renderings of how local First Nations envision the site. Renderings commissioned by Treaty One First Nations show the the 160-acre site could also include sports facilities and mixed-use buildings, in the first detailed…

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Set to Enter the Manitoba Market

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (August 2​nd​, 2018) – ​MasterBUILT Hotels (“MasterBUILT”), one of Canada’s leading hotel development and management companies, in partnership with the Long Plain First Nation and Arrowhead Development Corporation, are pleased to announce the ground breaking of the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham (“Microtel”) in Portage la Prairie,​ ​Manitoba located on Keeshkeemaquah…

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…

National Access Cannabis One of Four Groups to operate retail pot stores in Manitoba

Manitoba has identified four companies that will be allowed to operate retail  locations for recreational cannabis   The province says it has conditionally accepted proposals from: Consortium of Delta 9 Cannabis Inc. and Canopy Growth Corporation — Delta 9 operates an 80,000 square foot production facility in Winnipeg and expects to hire approximately 100 people for production and…