Long Plain First Nation Achieves Financial Management System Certification

On May 1st, 2020, Long Plain First Nation (LPFN) received a Financial Management System (FMS) Certificate from the First Nations Financial Management Board (FMB). This means their finance and administrative governance practices now meet FMB standards, which are based on internationally recognized standards of financial management. About Long Plain First Nation: A signatory to Treaty…

Long Plain’s Jerry Daniels to continue as SCO Grand Chief by Acclamation

Grand Chief Jerry Daniels of Southern Chiefs’ Organization will serve three more years as leader. He was acclaimed on Thursday, January 9. The swearing-in ceremony took place at Dakota Tipi First Nation. Chief Garnet Woodhouse of Pinaymootang First Nation, Chief Cornell McLean of Lake Manitoba First Nation, and Chief Deborah Smith of Brokenhead Ojibway Nation…

Canada and Treaty One First Nations sign Comprehensive Settlement Agreement for Kapyong Barracks

Canada and Treaty One First Nations sign Comprehensive Settlement Agreement for Kapyong Barracks   August 30, 2019 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces   In the spirit of collaboration and renewed relationships, the Government of Canada and the Treaty One First Nations today signed a Comprehensive Settlement Agreement for the former Kapyong Barracks…

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…