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RCMP Transfers Land of Residential School Cemetery to Commemorative Association

From: Public Safety Canada June 25, 2019 Regina, Saskatchewan Public Safety Canada Today, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, announced the transfer of the Regina Indian Industrial School (RIIS) cemetery from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to the RIIS Commemorative Association. This land transfer honours the memory of the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 25, 201953 Views

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First Nations University land receives reserve status – 620 CKRM.com

February 13, 2019 Canada’s first urban reserve negotiated for educational purposes is in Regina. The land upon which First Nations University is located on, totaling just over 32 acres in size received reserve status Wednesday.. “I see the joy on their (peoples) face when we did the ceremony, I felt so much,” said Chief Michael […]

by ahnationtalk on February 14, 201967 Views

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Media advisory: Government of Canada and Star Blanket Cree Nation to celebrate historic Addition to Reserve

Star Blanket Cree Nation, Treaty 4, Saskatchewan – Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, alongside Chief Michael Starr from Star Blanket Cree Nation, will celebrate an Addition to Reserve for use by the First Nations University of Canada. A media availability will follow the signing ceremony. Date: Wednesday, February […]

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 201948 Views

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‘Native Land’ Map Helps You Recognize Which Indigenous Territory You Live On – HuffPost Canada

“It helps plant a seed that there’s people here before you, these are the lands that they’re on, and they’re still here.” @What traditional territory is your city on? Are you on unceded xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) territory? The territory of the Huron-Wendat and Petun First Nations, the Seneca and Mississaugas of […]

by ahnationtalk on January 7, 2019107 Views

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Ochapowace looking to be recognized as two separate first nations – CTV News

November 19, 2018 Ochapowace First Nation is asking the federal government to be allowed to separate back into two first nations. The two existed when Treaty 4 was signed in 1874 and were later combined into one. The chief of Ochapowace says the first nation has gone to court to correct a wrong done by […]

by ahnationtalk on November 20, 201857 Views

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Pasqua First Nation votes in favour of $145M settlement with federal government – CBC

Settlement involves 6,500 hectares of land unlawfully surrendered in 1906 Oct 30, 2018 A process to right a wrong from over 100 years ago has concluded with members of the Pasqua First Nation accepting a settlement from the federal government. Chief Matthew T. Peigan said band members voted 97 per cent in favour of a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 31, 201876 Views

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Yellow Quill First Nation, Saskatoon announce the creation of city’s newest urban reserve – MBC Network Radio Online

Oct 25, 2018 The head of the Saskatoon Tribal Council says the Bridge City continues to lead the way in the creation of urban reserves in Canada. STC and the city announced the creation of the sixth reserve in Saskatoon Wednesday. The latest one is under the authority of the Yellow Quill First Nation and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201853 Views

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First Nation wants appeal court to nix argument about reserve status – StarPhoenix

The Court of Appeal for Saskatchewan will consider Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation’s request later this month. October 10, 2018 Lawyers representing a Saskatchewan First Nation want to appeal a decision that allows the provincial government and SaskPower to argue that 600 acres of flooded land near Southend was never properly designated as a reserve and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 201875 Views

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NFN hopeful for water and sewer replacement funding – My West Nipissing Now

Aug 10, 2018 The Little Pine First Nation will vote today regarding ratifying their treaty annuities claim settlement with the federal government. The approximately $6.8 million claim, settled last December was for non-treaty payment of $5 per band member yearly from 1885-1888, following the Louis Riel rebellion. As part of the settlement, there is a […]

by ahnationtalk on August 10, 201870 Views

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Understanding Assessment of First Nation Lands – FNTC

Understanding Assessment of First Nation Lands under the First Nations Fiscal Management Act and section 83 of the Indian Act. First Nations contract with qualified, independent assessors to assess the leases, licenses and other occupations of their lands (generally referred to as “interests in land”). Over the past 30 years, a national approach to assessment […]

by ahnationtalk on July 31, 201869 Views

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