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State of Emergency Orders in Council

NCN State of Emergency Order In Council – Updated June 25, 2021

June 25th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, State of Emergency Orders in Council|

NISICHAWAYASIHK CREE NATION OKEMAWIN ORDER IN COUNCIL Date: June 25, 2021 Number: OIC-313-2021-9 Authorized by: Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation Chief and Council Read the latest update to the Order in [More...]

NCN Funeral and Bereavement Protocol during COVID-19 Pandemic

March 31st, 2020|Coronavirus, News, State of Emergency Orders in Council|

Approved on March 31, 2020 Chief and Council is committed to helping families honour their loved ones in meaningful ways while ensuring the safety of our community. Although difficult, we [More...]

Chief Moody Updates

Covid-19 Bulletin 72 – Further Restrictions Loosened for Fully Vaccinated People

June 28th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

Tansi! The new Order in Council 313-2021-9 contains a number of changes which are highlighted in this Bulletin. Please refer to the OIC if you have any questions. Fully Vaccinated [More...]

Covid-19 Bulletin 71 – Restrictions Loosened if Vaccinated

June 11th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

June 11, 2021 COVID-19 BULLETIN #71 FURTHER RESTRICTIONS LOOSENED FOR FULLY VACCINATED PEOPLE Tansi! Genocide and Hatred My Council and I want to acknowledge the ongoing pain and suffering caused [More...]

Covid-19 Bulletin 67 – VARIANT CONFIRMED – STAY AT HOME ORDER EXTENDED

May 12th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

Tansi! UK variant now in the community We now have 9 confirmed cases including a child with the B.1.17 (UK) variant. This variant is up to 70% more transmissible. It [More...]

Covid-19 Bulletin 57 – Stay at Home Order Temporarily Lifted

April 9th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

COVID-19 BULLETIN #57 STAY AT HOME ORDER TEMPORARILY LIFTED Tansi! Active Case Situation 77 people are in isolation 32 people are close contacts and will remain in isolation for 14 [More...]

COVID-19 BULLETIN #55 ACTIVE CASE – STAY AT HOME ORDER IN EFFECT

April 4th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

April 4, 2021 COVID-19 BULLETIN #55 ACTIVE CASE – STAY AT HOME ORDER IN EFFECT Tansi! There is another active case in the community. Once again we must take action [More...]

LOCATION CHANGE – NCN Citizens Living in Thompson Can Get Vaccine at NLMMP

March 30th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

March 30, 2021 COVID-19 BULLETIN #53 NCN CITIZENS LIVING IN THOMPSON Tansi! All NCN Citizens 18 years of age and older living in Thompson can get vaccinated at the Norman [More...]

COVID-19 BULLETIN – Chief’s Message 52 URGENT, URGENT, URGENT

March 26th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

March 26, 2021 COVID-19 BULLETIN #52 URGENT, URGENT, URGENT Tansi! I want to update you on some scary news today: COVID-19 variant numbers are rising across Canada Report from Ontario [More...]

Covid-19 Bulletin 47 – Chief’s Message – FULL LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS LIFTED

February 19th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

February 19, 2021 COVID-19 BULLETIN #47 FULL LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS LIFTED Read bulletin 47   Please also note: Grocery/ Essential Supplies Drop off Schedule Monday –Friday [More...]

Covid-19 Bulletin 42 – Update from the Chief

January 14th, 2021|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

COVID-19 BULLETIN #42 TIPETHIMISOWIN AND MISINFORMATION Tansi! Misinformation is dangerous as it undermines our democratic institutions and weakens our community by leading to mistrust. Misinformation leads to miscommunication. There appears [More...]

COVID-19 Bulletin 28 Update from the Chief – Province-wide Lockdown

November 11th, 2020|Chief's Updates, Coronavirus, News|

As of November 1o, 2020 PROVINCE-WIDE LOCKDOWN EFFECTIVE THURSDAY, November 12, 2020 Tansi! Earlier today Premier Pallister announced a province-wide lockdown will go into effect on Thursday, November 12th. The [More...]

Public Notices

1907, 2021

Survey to identify the effects of COVID-19 on First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples’ access to services

July 19th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), in collaboration with the National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health (NCCIH) and the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID), requests your help [More...]

2505, 2021

Second-dose Booking Open for Eligible Indigenous People in Manitoba

May 25th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Those Who Received a First Dose at Least 21 or 28 Days Ago Will Be Eligible to Make Appointments May 24. Indigenous people in Manitoba will be eligible to book [More...]

1205, 2021

After Hour Emergency Transportation

May 12th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Public Service Announcement TO: NCN Citizens – On Reserve FROM: Chief And Council, Pandemic Response Team SUBJECT: After Hour Emergency Transportation ----------------------------------------------------------------- Due to the spike in Covid-19 cases and [More...]

1404, 2021

Second Dose of Moderna Vaccine Appointments Now Being Scheduled

April 14th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

The people that received the Moderna vaccine on the following dates March 24, 25 & 26, are eligible to get the second dose of the Moderna vaccine next week starting [More...]

1204, 2021

Covid-19 Moderna Weekend Vaccine Clinic Door Prize Winners!

April 12th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

April 9, 2021 Kevin Bighetty - Portable Air Conditioner Albert Issac Brown - Keurig Slim & McDonalds Coffee K-Pods April 10, 2021 Yolanda Dumas Hartie - Portable Air Conditioner Leah [More...]

904, 2021

Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic for NCN Members Living in Thompson

April 9th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is available for all Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation (NCN) members living in Thompson. The NCN Family and Community Wellness Centre’s (FCWC) Public Health Department will be administering [More...]

2503, 2021

1600 doses of Covid-19 vaccine available to NCN – Get the shot!

March 25th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

March 25, 2021 Good evening NCN, The vaccine is our ticket out of this pandemic. We will be able to have more freedom once we reach “herd immunity”. This means [More...]

2403, 2021

Former NCN Chief Rodney Spence Encourages Citizens to Get the Covid Vaccine

March 24th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Don't Miss Your Shot! Former NCN Chief and respected Elder Rodney Spence Sr. encourages all Citizens to get the Covid-19 vaccine. It’s safe, easy and free to get the shot [More...]

1201, 2021

NCN Off-Reserve Pandemic Assistance (Second Round)

January 12th, 2021|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

SECOND ROUND of OFF-RESERVE PANDEMIC SUPPORT for NISICHAWAYASIHK CREE NATION APPLICATION EXTENSION: JANUARY 21, 2021 If you are a citizen of Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation, live off-reserve, and are in significant [More...]

2412, 2020

Grocery Shopping Schedule for NCN Three Rivers Store During Lockdown

December 24th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Drivers: Malcolm Hunter 204-939-4042, John Paul Primrose-Mervin Bonner 204-670-4895 Drivers for Elders and Individuals with Disabilities: Eddy & Melfina Primrose 204-679-4248 For all other inquiries call the Command Centre at [More...]

2011, 2020

Province Updates Public Health Orders: Essential Items For Retail Sale

November 20th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Updated public health orders come into effect on November 20, 2020, to further limit retail operations to help halt the spread of the COVID-19 virus and protect Manitobans. A retail [More...]

1811, 2020

COVID-19: What Does Critical Level (Red) Mean for Manitobans?

November 18th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

As of Thursday, Nov. 12th the province of Manitoba has moved to the Critical level (red) on the #RestartMB Pandemic Response System. The following measures are currently in place: [More...]

311, 2020

Seeking NCN Volunteers During COVID-19 Pandemic

November 3rd, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation Emergency Management Operations (EMO) is seeking volunteers to assist with Covid-19 pandemic requirements and lockdown procedures. There are a variety of tasks requiring volunteers including security, highway [More...]

1809, 2020

COVID-19 Screening Tool for Entry into the Community

September 18th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

As a precautionary measure to ensure the safety of our community members, the NCN Checkstop will be conducting Covid-19 symptom screening for all drivers and passengers entering the community. We [More...]

3108, 2020

Effective immediately, MASKS are to be worn by NCN employees and visitors

August 31st, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

ATTENTION NCN Citizens: Effective immediately, MASKS are to be worn by NCN employees and visitors in all NCN businesses, entities, and public vehicles. Wearing a mask protects your loved ones, [More...]

2304, 2020

Delivery of Fast Foods Prohibited During State of Emergency

April 23rd, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Please note that effective immediately NO FAST FOODS (pizza, chicken, McDonald’s etc.) delivered from Thompson or elsewhere will not be allowed through the check-stop. The need to search such foods [More...]

2104, 2020

Meta Cannabis Offering Free Delivery to NCN

April 21st, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

ATTENTION NISICHAWAYASIHK CREE NATION CUSTOMERS: Meta Cannabis is offering FREE DELIVERY direct to NCN during the Covid-19 lockdown. Here’s how it works: Click in to http://www.metacannabis.com/menu Enter DOB and Province [More...]

304, 2020

Personal Protective Equipment is in Short Supply

April 3rd, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

To All Community Members Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is in short supply because of the global outbreak of COVID-19 also known as Coronavirus. Personal Protective Equipment includes things like medical [More...]

3003, 2020

Nelson House Probation office closed as of March 30

March 30th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation Probation Services Notice: Nelson House Probation office is closed starting March 30, 2020, due to the Covid-19 situation. All probation client’s in Nelson House will be 'phone [More...]

3003, 2020

Medical Appointments and Pharmacy Pickups During Covid-19 Pandemic Lockdown

March 30th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

NOTICE TO NCN CITIZENS All non-essential medical appointments have now been cancelled and may be rescheduled to occur through telehealth if possible. This possibility will be reviewed and planned on [More...]

1603, 2020

COVID-19 Isolation Upon Return From Travel

March 16th, 2020|Coronavirus, News, Public Notices|

TO:                 All NCN Employees, NCN Organizations, Council Members and NCN Citizens and Residents FROM:           Chief Marcel Moody SUBJECT:    COVID-19 Isolation Upon Return From Travel Government of Canada COVID-19 Update [More...]

Information/Fact Sheets

2303, 2021

The COVID-19 Vaccine and You – Myths Versus Facts

March 23rd, 2021|Coronavirus, Information/Fact Sheets, News|

MYTH: COVID-19 vaccines are not safe. FACT: COVID-19 vaccines are safe and went through full review by experts. Safety is a top priority of the Health Canada vaccine safety development [More...]

2303, 2021

The COVID-19 Vaccine and You – What You Need to Know

March 23rd, 2021|Coronavirus, Information/Fact Sheets, News|

Here’s what you need to know... Why we need a vaccine Being vaccinated against COVID-19 is one of the best ways to protect yourself and everyone around you. Vaccines, along [More...]

2112, 2020

NCN Full Community Lockdown Q&A During the Covid-19 Pandemic

December 21st, 2020|Coronavirus, Information/Fact Sheets, News|

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS - Bulletin No. 6 This bulletin is intended to provide updated information on the full community lockdown due to the positive COVID-19 case in the community. COMMAND [More...]

Family Challenges/Contests

2112, 2020

Household Competition – Miniature Cardboard Santa & Reindeer

December 21st, 2020|Family Contests, News|

Sponsored by NCN Parks & Rec Event: Household Competition – Miniature Cardboard Santa & Reindeer Videos/Pics cannot be posted until 5:00pm on December 22nd. Early posts will be deleted. Winners [More...]

3004, 2020

Home Competition #9 – Look Alike and Dress Alike Competition

April 30th, 2020|Coronavirus, Family Contests, News|

You have until 11:00am on Monday, May 4th to post. Winners announced at 1:00 pm. Categories: 1) Father and son 2) Mother and daughter 3) Father and daughter 4) Mother [More...]

2403, 2020

Family Home Competition #3: Snow Sculpture Competition

March 24th, 2020|Coronavirus, Events, Family Contests, News|

To help combat the boredom and inactivity resulting from families being at home due to the coronavirus, NCN Parks & Recreation is sponsoring various events that the community can participate [More...]

2403, 2020

Family Home Competition #2: 80’s Lip Sync Contest

March 24th, 2020|Coronavirus, Events, Family Contests, News|

To help combat the boredom and inactivity resulting from families being at home due to the coronavirus, NCN Parks & Recreation is sponsoring various events that the community can participate [More...]

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