New investments for Indigenous tourism, training and business development in Saskatchewan

For Immediate Release October 30, 2018 New investments for Indigenous tourism, training and business development in Saskatchewan Whitecap Dakota Nation, Treaty 4 Territory- Indigenous tourism and business development present significant growth opportunities for the Canadian economy. In all sectors, increasing the participation of Indigenous business leads to better outcomes for all Canadians. Today, the Honourable Mélanie … Continue reading New investments for Indigenous tourism, training and business development in Saskatchewan

Council Welcomes Indigenous Services Canada Decision: Co-Management No More!

For Immediate Release March 1, 2018 COUNCIL WELCOMES INDIGENOUS SERVICES CANADA DECISION: CO-MANAGEMENT NO MORE! Beardy's & Okemasis' Cree Nation, Treaty 6 - “This is incredible news to receive! After nearly 15 years, the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation is under Co-Management no more!” exclaimed Chief Roy Petit. In a letter addressed to Chief & Council … Continue reading Council Welcomes Indigenous Services Canada Decision: Co-Management No More!

Updated Community Development Plan Released

For Immediate Release January 23, 2018 UPDATED COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PLAN RELEASED Beardy's & Okemasis' Cree Nation, Treaty 6 - "We have worked tirelessly with community members and our partners on this project, we have conducted the most extensive outreach in the history of our Nation; and through the Community Development Initiative, today, Jasna and I are … Continue reading Updated Community Development Plan Released

Contract Awarded, Sod-Turning Ceremony Marks Beginning of Construction on $1.2M Drainage Ditch Project

For Immediate Release December 15, 2017 CONTRACT AWARDED, SOD-TURNING CEREMONY MARKS BEGINNING OF CONSTRUCTION ON $1.2M DRAINAGE DITCH PROJECT Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation, Treaty 6 – A project dating back decades got its start today as the Project Management Team for the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation held a sod-turning ceremony to mark the … Continue reading Contract Awarded, Sod-Turning Ceremony Marks Beginning of Construction on $1.2M Drainage Ditch Project

Town of Duck Lake Municipal By-Election – December 13, 2017

For Immediate Release December 12, 2017 TOWN OF DUCK LAKE MUNICIPAL BY-ELECTION – DECEMBER 13, 2017 Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation, Treaty 6 – On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017, residents of the Town of Duck Lake will head to the polls in a municipal by-election to elect two town council members. Candidates seeking election for … Continue reading Town of Duck Lake Municipal By-Election – December 13, 2017