Nation Talks 2024

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On behalf of Leadership, management, and staff, we would like to thank everyone for making our first Nation Talks series a huge success! We heard you and want you all to know - YOUR VOICE MATTERS! kinanâskomitinawaw (Cree) kin-az-skome-tin-ah-wow…

Bison Acquisition Update 032824

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Tanisi and Anin Sikwa! Thank you for your patience as we pieced together this update regarding the acquisition of our bison. As many of you are aware, Cowessess First Nation signed a Treaty known as the Buffalo Treaty. This marks a culturally…

1907 Land Surrender Claim and Agriculture Benefits Update 032624

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Tanisi and Anin Sikwa! On behalf of your Leadership Team, I am pleased to provide this update regarding Cowessess’ claims; in particular the 1907 Land Surrender and the Agriculture Benefits (Cows and Ploughs). The 1907 Land Surrender Claim…

Eagle Woman Tribunal Update – 032624

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Tanisi and Aniin Sikwa! I am delighted to offer this update on the Eagle Woman Tribunal. Currently, the Eagle Woman Tribunal is undergoing a period of pause. This decision has been made to enable us to delve deeper into refining and fortifying…

CALLING ALL COWESSESS YOUTH – Committee Members Needed

CALLING ALL COWESSESS YOUTH Cowessess First Nation is looking for motivated, energetic, and enthusiastic young Cowessess members (ages 18-25) to join the following committees: Health & Wellbeing, Buildings & Infrastructure, …

COWESSESS FIRST NATION #73 TREATY LAND ENTITLEMENT REQUIRES ON RESERVE TRUSTEES

 COWESSESS FIRST NATION #73  TREATY LAND ENTITLEMENT  REQUIRES ON RESERVE TRUSTEES   Cowessess First Nation #73 is now accepting applications from Cowessess First Nations Members for  three (3) Trustees from On Reserve for term positions…

CFN Response to Supreme Court Unanimous Ruling on the Rights of the Child

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For Immediate Release February 9, 2024 CFN Response to Supreme Court Unanimous Ruling on the Rights of the Child (Cowessess First Nation) Chief & Council applaud the ruling of the Supreme Court of Canada upholding the Indigenous Child…

Public Notice – Flood Claim Trust & TLE Annual General Meeting

  Public Notice Cowessess First Nation Membership Flood Claim Trust & TLE Annual General Meeting When:  Monday, December, 2023 Time:  5:00 p.m. (Meal) 6:00 p.m. (Presentation) Where:  Cowessess Hall A…

1907 Land Surrender and Agriculture Benefits UPDATE 11/16/23

Tanisi and Anin Sikwa! On behalf of your Council, I am pleased to provide this update. There has been much discussion amongst membership regarding Cowessess’ specific claims; in particular the 1907 Land Surrender and the Agriculture Benefits…

CFN State of the Nation October 2023

Cowessess First Nation State of the Nation Information Session October 25, 2023. 6pm. CFN Band Hall and via Zoom Powerpoint Presentation (PDF DOWNLOAD) Watch on YouTube Paradise Radio 98.1 FM Re-Broadcast Sunday, October 28, 2023…

CALL FOR FSIN ELECTION DELEGATES

CALL FOR FSIN ELECTION DELEGATES Cowessess Chief & Council are issuing a Call for Delegates to vote in the forthcoming FSIN election. Delegates must be a Cowessess Band Member. Spaces are limited. DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 22, 2023. To register,…