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VIDEO: Ermineskin First Nation Candy Cane Lane drive-thru

By Chevi Rabbit For Ponoka News Ermineskin First Nation created a two-day…

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Maskwacis RCMP investigating sudden death

Maskwacis RCMP and RCMP Major Crimes Unit are investigating the death of a 47-year-old female.

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Kwakiutl First Nation is hosting a mini business school for up to 20 Indigenous people with the aim of increasing Indigenous led entrepreneurship. (Kimberly Kufaas photo)

The Band Members Alliance and Advocacy Association of Canada is leading a growing transparency movement

By Chevi Rabbit For Ponoka News The Band Members Alliance and Advocacy…

  • Dec 11, 2020
Kwakiutl First Nation is hosting a mini business school for up to 20 Indigenous people with the aim of increasing Indigenous led entrepreneurship. (Kimberly Kufaas photo)
(Photo submitted by GP Joule)
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“Three Generations Ribbon Skirt” sewn by Melody Cardinal and photographed by Darlene Hildebrant. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka and Maskwacis women share meaning of ribbon skirts

By Chevi Rabbit For Ponoka News Indigenous ribbon skirts have become a…

“Three Generations Ribbon Skirt” sewn by Melody Cardinal and photographed by Darlene Hildebrant. (Photo submitted)
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Ermineskin citizen graduates vet school, is part of busy practice

Dr. Justin Hodgson is rolling up his sleeves in Meadow Lake, Sask.

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Ponoka and Maskwacis custodians ‘unsung’ heroes during pandemic

Schools have increased the sanitization of key, high-touch areas

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alberta.ca status map on Nov. 13.
alberta.ca status map on Nov. 13.
Koren Lightning-Earle. (Akemi Matsubuchi/Submitted)

Alberta lawyers will take Indigenous Cultural Competency training

Maskwacis lawyer says it’s an ‘example for other law societies to follow’

Koren Lightning-Earle. (Akemi Matsubuchi/Submitted)
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Montana First Nations councillor gives back to youth

By Chevi Rabbit For Ponoka News Reggie Rabbit is a newly elected…

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COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Maskwacis reporting 37 active cases

Numbers current as of Oct. 19

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Ermineskin Kindergarten. Web photo

Ermineskin Kindergarten has a confirmed case of COVID-19

The school has shut down and Cohort 2 is in self-isolation

Ermineskin Kindergarten. Web photo
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Maskwacis RCMP, RCMP Emergency Response Team Arrest Male on Gun Complaint

Sept.1, 2020, Maskwacis RCMP responded to a firearm complaint at the Samson Cree Nation townsite.

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A crowd of around 50 people gathered outside the Samson Cree Nation offices on Aug. 9 to remember the young life lost recently as well as to console each other and pray for the community.                                Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Mourning community holds vigil

Samson Cree Nation comes together for comfort, console each other

A crowd of around 50 people gathered outside the Samson Cree Nation offices on Aug. 9 to remember the young life lost recently as well as to console each other and pray for the community.                                Photo by Jordie Dwyer
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13-year-old charged in death of boy, 10 in Maskwacis

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit have laid a manslaughter charge against a 13-year-old boy from Maskwacis.

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RCMP Major Crimes Unit lay Manslaughter charge against youth

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit have laid a manslaughter charge against a 13-year-old boy from Maskwacis.

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Ermineskin Cree Nation has a new chief

Ermineskin Cree Nation has a new chief

There were seven challengers to incumbent, including NGCI president

Ermineskin Cree Nation has a new chief
These two maps show the current reserve land in pink and the proposed new lands in red. Image: Facebook

Ermineskin Cree Nation plans for growth

Nation to expand reserve lands by 50 per cent

These two maps show the current reserve land in pink and the proposed new lands in red. Image: Facebook
Samson Cree Nation council elected

Samson Cree Nation council elected

Frank Buffalo received the most votes at 463

Samson Cree Nation council elected
Saddleback re-elected as chief of Samson
Saddleback re-elected as chief of Samson