Entries by Rueben

National Environmental Public Health Week

September 25-October 1, 2023 is National Environmental Public Health Week.  This week we are highlighting the important work that environmental public health professionals do every day in our FN communities to keep our water, food, land, air and facilities safe. “Standing up to protect everyone’s health each and every day.”  

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First Graduating Class Of The Indigenous Birth Support Worker Program – Class of 2022/2023

Left to right: Shanna Durocher (CLCFN) Lily Aubichon (ERFN) Allison Iron (CLCFN) Jade McKay (FDFN) Darlene Matchee (FDFN) Sahayle Norman (FDFN) Betthany Thomas (FNU Program Support) Carrie Lavallie (Associate Professor) Jennifer Fontaine (Doula Instructor) The Indigenous Birth Support Worker Certificate The Indigenous Birth Support Worker Certificate is an 18-credit program offered on a full-time or […]

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Official Grand Opening of The Meadow Lake Dialysis Unit.

Left to Right : Derek Miller (Chief Operating Officer – Saskatchewan Health Authority), Honorable Everett Hindley (Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, Seniors, and Rural and Remote Health MLA for Swift Current), Marcia Mirasty (Senior Director of Health and Social Development – Meadow Lake Tribal Council), Honorable Jeremy Harrison (MLA for Meadow Lake), Lawrence Mcintyre […]


Ministikwan Lake Cree Nation opens Youth/Prevention Centre

The doors have opened on the Minisitkwan Lake Youth/Prevention Centre. With programs developed strictly for The Cree Nation, community members can approach prevention to help with clothing and food in dire situations. The program was developed to keep the community youth safe and fed, by doing weekly home visits/safety checks. Elders of the community will […]


(Toronto, ON- April 12, 2023)- Meadow Lake Tribal Council Industrial Investment is the 2023 recipient of Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business’ Aboriginal Economic Development Corporation Award. A group of nine First Nations form the Meadow Lake Tribal Council, and this led to the creation of Meadow Lake Tribal Council Industrial Investments (MLTCII) in 2012. Based in Saskatchewan, […]

Government of Canada invests up to $37 million to bring high-speed Internet and mobile connectivity to economic regions across Saskatchewan

March 17, 2023 – Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada   All Canadians need reliable, affordable high-speed Internet and cellular service, no matter where they live. That is why the Government of Canada is taking action to bring high-speed Internet access and mobile connectivity to unserved and underserved regions across the […]

Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation purchases Pork Processing Facility

Feb 9th, 2023   The Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation has taken a bold step into processing meat for distribution across Saskatchewan. The First Nation has officially purchased Country Choice Meats, Located in Duck Lake Saskatchewan. The company has been well known for dedication to excellence, reputation for quality and a commitment to building long -lasting […]