Blackfoot Construction Contracting sponsors chuck wagon tarp at Strathmore Stampede

In memory of Kristian Ayoungman, Blackfoot Construction Contracting is proud to sponsor a chuck wagon tarp in his name for Cody Ridsdale and the Ridsdale Racing Team this weekend at the Strathmore Stampede. Kristian was a young and promising heavy equipment operator with Blackfoot Construction when he was sadly taken from us. Thank you to the Ayoungman family for including Kristian’s logos on the tarp design. On behalf of Blackfoot Construction Contracting and SRDL, we hope that this small gesture will honor the legacy of Kristian and provide his family, friends and Siksika Nation with pride at this weekend’s chuckwagon…

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Gleichen RCMP seeking public assistance in child luring incident

July 29, 2021 Gleichen RCMP seeking public assistance in child luring incident Gleichen, Alta. – On July 28, 2021, at approximately 11:15 a.m., Gleichen RCMP responded to a report of child luring on Main Street in Gleichen. Preliminary investigation has revealed that an unknown middle-aged Caucasian male approached a 13-year-old male and offered to pay him money in exchange for sex. Investigators have been unable to locate the suspect in who is described as: • Male approximately in his 50’s• Grey hair• Blue eyes• Wearing glasses• Wearing a blue white plaid shirt, dark jeans and a hat The suspect was…

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Siksika Nation Entrepreneur COVID-19 Relief Now Available

Apply for the Siksika Nation Entrepreneur COVID-19 Relief here: Siksika Nation members who own a business can now apply for Siksika Nation Entrepreneur COVID-19 Relief. INSTRUCTIONS: Download formFill it out and email to: treasuryboardea@siksikanation.com Deadline: July 28, 2021 at midnight, NO EXCEPTIONS AFTER DEADLINE.  For more information, please contact Siksika Treasury.

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Siksika Nation Fair 2021 scheduled for September

Mark Your Calendars: The Siksika Nation Fair 2021 Baseball/Golf – September 10, 11, 12Rodeo – September 17, 18, 19Powwow/Handgame – September 24, 25, 26 The Siksika Nation Fair 2021 will look a look a little different this year. Due to COVID-19, the committee has staggered the dates of the annual fair. As restrictions ease up, the committee remains committed to protecting the community and visitors and will continue to monitor all COVID-19 updates and recommendations set out by Siksika Health Services. The committee will provide more information in the coming weeks including how to register.

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Stampede Breakfast 2021

YOU ARE INVITED: Annual Stampede Breakfast on July 7, 2021 Siksika Health Services in collaboration with Siksika Tribal Administration proudly invite you and your family to join us at our annual Stampede Breakfast 2021 Drive Thru Date: July 7, 2021 Time: 9:00 am to Noon Location: Piiksapi Memorial Arbor

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Press Release: New Peace Officer Program for Siksika Nation

Office of Chief and Council Government of Siksika P.O. Box 1100 Siksika, AB T0J 3W0 (403) 734-5109 Ι Toll Free 1-800-551-5724 www.siksikanation.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2021 New Peace Officer Program for Siksika Nation Siksika Nation – Siksika Nation Chief and Council is excited to announce that the Solicitor General Peace Officer Program of Alberta has provided authorization to employ Peace Officers in Siksika. The new program will provide Level 1 Peace Officers to work directly in the community, including three Siksika Nation members. “The Peace Officer program is a huge step forward for the Nation. The Public Safety Task Force and…

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Teepee Pole Harvesting at Castle Mountain

Public Notice from the Siksika Consultation Office: The Siksika Consultation Office is now accepting Teepee Pole Harvesting at Castle Mountain requests from Siksika Nation members. Send your request to Cedric Solway, Siksika Consultation Coordinator at cedrics@siksikanation.com and include the following information with your request: Contact person name and phone number.Dates of harvestName of who will pick up the polesVehicle description being used to pick up the poles (make, model and license plate number) For more information please contact the Siksika Consultation Office by phone at 403-361-1942 or by email at cedrics@siksikanation.com

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