Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

August, 2019 Archive

Grand Council and Treaty Gathering at Animozeebeeng Anishinaabe Nation (Lake Manitoba) August 27-28, 2019

OPENING CEREMONIES –The sacred fire was lit and burned throughout the gathering. The drum, the heartbeat of Mother Earth was sounded and songs sung.  The pipes were lifted and the water ceremony was carried out each morning during the gathering. Tobacco was offered to everyone who provided their prayers that went into the sacred fire and

August 29, 2019

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Animozeebeeng Anishinaabe Nation ready to host the Grand Council and Treaty Gathering today

Treaty 2 Territory – The First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Grand Council and Treaty Gathering has been scheduled for August 27-28, 2019 on the Animozeebeeng Anishinaabe Nation (Lake Manitoba).  “We are strong supporters of the treaty, our FNT2T Government and what we are doing as The Nation.  It is time we celebrate our unity …

August 26, 2019

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Zero Waste at our Grand Council & Treaty Gathering – Lake Manitoba

Treaty 2 Territory – The First Nation in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) Grand Council & Treaty Gathering on 27/28 August in Lake Manitoba will continue to be Zero Waste! What is “zero waste” and why is it important to gather this way? First of all, our Anishinaabe way of life was to carry in what …

August 26, 2019

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Moccasin Trail News launches new tabloid newspaper

Treaty 2 Territory – The past year Moccasin Trail News the official communications of the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) has been promoting paperless and digital news. After finding members are still not getting the news from online, social media, twitter and emails, Moccasin Trail News has decided to add print …

August 25, 2019

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Pinaymootang ready to host First Ever Winter Games 2020

Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) is proud the Winter Games will be held at Pinaymootang, 26-29 February 2020. The activities of the FNT2T Winter Games will include badminton, basketball, hockey, snowshoeing for ages 12-17 years of age with with two age groups 14U and 17U and …

August 24, 2019

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FNT2T officials meet in Gamblers and Tootinaowaziibeeng

Treaty 2 Territory – The FNT2T Government officials were in Gamblers First Nation on Aug 12, 2019 to meet with leadership on the governance process for Gamblers First Nation and its members. Dr. Betty Lynxleg provided information on this process and what is needed to develop a constitution for Gamblers. The FNT2T government will be …

August 24, 2019

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FNT2T Women Council – Thursday, August 22, 2019 – Medicine Eagle Camp

Treaty 2 Territory – It was a beautiful day to have a meeting of the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory Women Council on the land yesterday. The Council and meeting participants enjoyed the camp grounds and visiting the newly constructed teaching lodge which will help facilitate the restoring and passing on the oral ancestral …

August 23, 2019

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Celebrating our Treaty of 1871 with the Crown

Treaty 2 Territory –Today the Knowledge Council met to discuss the 21 August 1871 treaty with a pipe ceremony at Percy/Mary Houle’s residence. They have been hosting such celebration for many years. “We must continue to protect and education our treaty partners about the treaty as this gives us the ability to protect our territory …

August 21, 2019

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Morrisseau Staying Home to play for Dauphin Kings

Treaty 2 Territory – This is great news for hockey fans and members of the Tootinaowaziibeeng Treaty Nation to see local son come home and play junior in the territory for the Dauphin Kings. “Koby brings a lot of different things to this team. I coached him when he was 15-years-old and he was an …

August 21, 2019

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