In regards to the recent reports made by Nation members of suspicious vehicles seen parked in residential communities in Siksika, Siksika Nation Chief and Council have met with the Gleichen RCMP this morning to develop a process to report suspicious vehicles in Siksika. Siksika Nation Chief and Council Public Safety Taskforce is working closely with Gleichen RCMP who have identified the following steps Nation members can take to report suspicious vehicles in Siksika: Step 1: Call the Gleichen RCMP at 403-734-3056 to report the suspicious vehicle. RCMP will dispatch an officer to follow up with the report. Include a description…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESiksika Nation Post-Secondary Funding Announcement (Siksika Nation – April 6, 2021) In an announcement made to Siksika Nation’s post-secondary students March 4th in a virtual info-session by Old Sun Community College staff to students, Siksika Nation Chief Ouray Crowfoot announced upcoming changes to post-secondary funding for Siksika Nation members which will allow more access to post-secondary education beyond K-12. Download press release to read entire announcement:
The new website is now online: Welcome to SiksikaNation.com – the official website of Siksika Nation is now online. This new design features current information on Siksika Nation programs and services for members and visitors. We invite you to check back for regular updates and share this great community resource with your networks.
Deatrice BlackhorseLeanne SleighCheryl SolwayDr Pearl Yellow Old WomanSharon Calf RobeFlora SleighKaren Running RabbitSusan Spring ChiefTrina Wolf LegOlivia Good RiderMandy Prairie ChickenDebbie LeatherLinda BackfatMarilyn Melting TallowJoan Poor EagleBetty Poor EagleNatasha Calf Robe/AyoungmanDr. Latisha Hewton-BackfatLenora Rabbit CarrierDr. Vivian AyoungmanAstokomi Smith *Names of nominees will be added to the list as we announce them daily on Facebook. Congratulations to all nominees and thank you to all who helped make this celebration a success.Siksika Nation Chief & Council
Siksika Nation Chief and Council purchased a billboard off of highway 901 that runs through Siksika as a way to shed light on the issue of Missing & Murdered Indigenous Persons including our very own members. The billboard offers a message of prayer, ‘Nataisksohpawatsi’moihka’ translated to ‘I am always praying for you.’ “It’s so important that we openly acknowledge this issue here at home; sometimes we don’t realize that these issues are in our own backyards. By bringing awareness and talking openly about those missing or those murdered we are saying that injustices are not acceptable in our community; that…
Siksika Nation Tribal Administration Essential Services Directory Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the following departments have been identified as essential services still in operation: Emergency Managment, Public Works, Housing, Treasury, Membership, the Post Office, Men’s Lodge. Please note that the departments are working at limited capacity.
January 2021 General Business Food Donation Drive: Siksika Nation Chief and Council is organizing a Food Donation Drive for Siksika Nation members living in Siksika. Donations will be collected until January 28, 2021 at Siksika Trail Market and the Siksika Petro Gas Station. Proceeds of the food drive will go towards the community food bank. SIKSIKA NATION EMERGENCY MEASURES AND CURFEW BY-LAW NO. 2020-01: Siksika Nation Chief and Council enacted the Siksika Nation Emergency Measures and Curfew By-law No. 2020-01 on January 4th, 2021. The By-law is enforceable by law and will remain in effect until COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted….