Treaty 2 - August 21, 1871

Grand Chief Eastman congratulates Chief Hector Shorting on his re-election

December 17, 2018

Treaty 2 Territory – Grand Chief Eugene Eastman and the Council of Chiefs would like to congratulate Little Saskatchewan First Nation Chief Hector Shorting on his re-election this evening by acclamation.  Official elections will be on 28 January 2019.

Little Saskatchewan First Nation – is an Ojibway speaking First Nation located along the west shore of Lake St. Martin about 225 KM northwest of Winnipeg, Manitoba.  As of February 2018, Little Saskatchewan had a total registered population of 1,165 including 546 living on-reserve.

The Anishinaaabek of Little Saskatchewan First Nation entered into Treaty No. 2 in August 21, 1871 at Manitoba House, with Representatives of the Queen of England and Ireland.

 

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