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Chief Chalmers meets with Assembly of First Nation Chiefs

Chief Chalmers meets with Assembly of First Nation Chiefs I AFN), Grand Chief Perry Bellegarde to discuss Birdtail Sioux First Nation Land Designation. Image taken on June 8, 2016.

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Chief Chalmers lobbying Doyle Piwniuk

Chief Chalmers lobbying Doyle Piwniuk at PC fundraiser at Victoria Inn, for Potash development in Birdtail unceded traditional territory and a new gaming deal for Birdtail Sioux Dakota Nation’s new reserve land in Foxwarren

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Meeting on designation vote.

Grand Chief Nelson of Southern Chiefs Organization has committed to attending and supporting Birdtails economic development plan on July 23.  

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Birtdtail Sioux First Nation Recognized In the Manitoba Legislature for Economic Initiatives

Below is the Hansard-Members’ Statements; Mr. Doyle Piwniuk (Arthur-Virden): Madam Speaker, I’m proud to rise today to acknowledge the great work being done in–with–by two chiefs in my  constituency, Chief Ken Chalmers of Birdtail Sioux First Nation and Chief Vincent Tacan of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation. Chief Chalmers has a new business on the horizon

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Birdtail Sioux rail spur worth pursuing

Article From The Brandon Sun. “I think we’re ready now … This is the only chance we have, we can never do this again.” — Birdtail Sioux First Nation Chief Ken Chalmers After spending several months in negotiations with the Canadian National Railway and the federal government, Birdtail’s chief and council asked the community to

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Birdtail Sioux ceremony in Foxwarren marks end of long land transfer process

Article From The Brandon Sun, By EVA WASNEY Roughly 75 people attended a ground blessing ceremony at the town’s old school site to mark the end of a decade-long addition to reserve (ATR) process for Birdtail Sioux First Nation. “I’m really ecstatic, I can’t really put it into words … I didn’t know how to

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