For Immediate Release

November 28, 2018


Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation, Treaty 6 Territory – The following statement was released today by the Council of the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation:

“On November 11th and 12th, members of the Willow Cree Housing Authority met to select 9 tenants for new homes on the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation.

The individuals and their families that have been selected are:

  1. Candace Gardypie/Joe Robbins
  2. Desirae Cameron
  3. Yvonne & Steven Houle
  4. Richard & Julie Ananas
  5. Tenille Gardipy/Earl Cameron
  6. Melissa Ballantyne/Adam Gamble
  7. Tyler Gamble/Brea Okemaysim
  8. Crystal & Donovan Fiddler
  9. Eric J. Sutherland

Today, Council ratified the selection made by the Willow Cree Housing Authority and would like to congratulate these band members and their families on being selected to receive a new home. We wish you all every success that this new opportunity, and new responsibility provides.

We would also like to acknowledge members of the Willow Cree Housing Authority: Gloria Bugler, Ruby Eyahpaise, Candace Sutherland, Patricia Gardypie, and Eli Mike Sr. Our Council has every confidence in the work of the Willow Cree Housing Authority and appreciates their commitment to a fair and unbiased selection process.

Congratulations and thanks to you all!”

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