Entries by Hilary Barnaby

Freezing Pipes Update

We would like to retract our previous statement that community members are experiencing flooding. The issues are actually due to frozen pipes. This was a communication error and we apologize. Please remember to keep your faucets running a little to help prevent freezing. Natural Resources will be closed until noon today due to issues with […]

K4 (Nursery) Registration

The Alaqsite’w Gitpu School would like to announce that Friday, May 17th, is the deadline for K4 (Nursery) registration for the 2019-2020 school year. Registration forms can be obtained from the AGS receptionist.  Students must be 4 years old on or before December 31, 2019, and must register with a Listuguj address.  The school will […]

Call for Tenders – Caplin Road Drainage Design

The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government has released a call for tenders for the Caplin Road drainage project.  All offers must be submitted no later than 10:00 a.m. (Atlantic time) on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019.  All documents can be found by clicking the following link: http://www.seao.ca/OpportunityPublication/avisconsultes.aspx?Itemid=4aa78060-9117-43e6-bb71-ced39d979808  

A’tugwaqann – Stories from Gespe’gewa’gi

Our stories hold important teachings about our worldview and the responsibilities we have for the land, each other and for future generations. Passing down and continuing to share our stories is vital and helps to ensure our youth and community members are reminded of our relationship to the land.  Bring us back to what it […]

Search Warrants Result in Seizure and Arrests

LISTUGUJ POLICE DEPARTMENT   Search Warrants Result in Seizure and Arrests   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   On Thursday, February 28th, 2019, at approximately 1:30 hrs, the Listuguj Police Department enforced the Listuguj Cannabis Law by executing multiple search warrants within the Mi’gmaq territory of Listuguj.  The Riverside Casino and two residences in Listuguj were subject […]

Recent Events in our Community

For many, the last week has been difficult as our community has experienced traumatic events and loss, affecting many families and friends.   I wanted to take this opportunity to express my sincerest of sympathies for those of you who are directly affected. I understand that these can be trying times, times that require intervention […]

Community Call-Out for Radio-Canada Program

Radio-Canada would like to invite you to participate in a radio program about young people and their vision for Aboriginal communities in Canada.  They want to give our Listuguj youth a voice, whether their interests lie in language, education, poetry, music, sports, family, etc. This series of programs recorded across Canada will broadcast in 2019 on […]