News & Opportunities

List of Candidates for Chief & Council – 2019 General Elections

July 18, 2019Be advised as follows:Candidates for the position of Chief will be: David CrateBarry WilsonCandidates for the position of Councillor will be: Alvin Amos (Dubby)Jeanette C. AmosTony BirdTrevor CharrierBen Cochrane (Benjo)Carl Cochrane (Poggy)Shirley Anne CochraneYvette CochraneVince Crat

Notice of upcoming Nominations & Elections for Chief & Council

Election for Chief & CouncilNomination Meeting Friday July 12, 2019 6:00pm until at least 9:00pm Fisher River Community HallA Candidates Forum for FRCN members will take place on: Friday August 16, 2019 Beginning at 6:00pm Fisher River Community HallFor Off-Reserve (1) day Poll Station: Canad Inn-Po

Premier Brian Pallister visits Fisher River Cree Nation

FISHER RIVER CREE NATION, MANITOBA – The Premier of Manitoba, Brian Pallister along with other Ministers met with Fisher River Cree Nation Leadership on May 14 at the Administration Office.Leadership took the opportunity to discuss many upcoming Infrastructure projects, including the expansion of th

Steve Earle & The Dukes Coming to Fisher River Cree Nation

We are pleased to announce that Grammy Award Winner, Steve Earle​ & The Dukes will be our headliner for the 15th Anniversary Community Celebration!Also performing: The Mastersons, Don Burnstick and more.Tickets on sale now: https://fisherriver.ticketspice.com/15th-anniversary-annual-community-celebr

PHOTOS: Chief Crate – Order of Canada

Congratulations to Chief David Crate, C.M along with the other 40 recipients of the Order of Canada.“its not only for myself but for the people of Fisher River as well” – Chief CrateCongratulations as well to two Indigenous Women Warriors; Carol Hopkins and Dr. Marie Yvonne Delorme

Receptionist (Health Centre) – Casual Opportunity

Casual – RECEPTIONIST (paid orientation)QUALIFICATIONS:Grade Twelve General Preferred or equivalentKnowledge of Health Information, Medical TerminologyKnowledge of Microsoft Word/Excel, Data Entry/Windows, Internet/EmailsPrevious experience an assetMust be professional, pleasant, patient and politeM

Casual Housekeeping (Health Centre) – Employment Opportunity

Casual Housekeeping(paid orientation)Fisher River Cree Nation Health ServicesJOB SUMMARY: The Housekeeper, under the general direction of Huma Resource Coordinator, is responsible for providing the Health Centre & Rainbow House Wellness Centre Facilities with complete caretaker, cleaning & jani

Fisher River University of Manitoba Student overcoming Challenges

Courtesy of Winnipeg Free PressDuring her first year of medical school, Brooke Cochrane received a diagnosis of her own: imposter syndrome.Cochrane, a member of the Fisher River Cree Nation, said being an Indigenous medical student comes with its challenges. However, her Indigenous mentor and classm

2019 Treaty Days Program

The Program for the 2019 Treaty Days Celebrations is now available for downloadDownload Here: FRCN 2019 TREATY SCHEDULE (10)-compressed

Call for Volunteers: National Cree Gathering

NATIONAL CREE GATHERING AUGUST 1- 4, 2019The Fisher River Cree Nation welcomes all to the Annual National Cree Gathering where we will celebrate our collective history, culture, traditions, and language through teachings and ceremonies.Volunteer Positions include but not limited to, are: Set Up/Bre

Director of Nursing (Personal Care Home) – Employment Opportunity

Director of Nursing(BN/RN/RPN)Job Summary: The Director of Nursing (D.O.N) establishes and manages a comprehensive and quality assured resident care plan in accordance with Nursing Standards of Practice & Code of Ethics and as per the Long Term Care/Personal Care Home Standards of Manitoba. The D.

2019 National Cree Gathering – Information & Schedule

National Cree GatheringThe Fisher River Cree Nation is honoured to be the host of the National Cree Gathering for 2019. The theme for this year’s gathering came from discussion with the host nation and the Elders Advisory Committee.The National Cree Gathering began in 1998 and has been held almost e

Receptionist (Child & Family Services) – Employment Opportunity

Competition No: 2019-011Position: Receptionist Position Conditions: Casual Basis (Be available for duties on short notice)Department: Human ResourceReporting: HR CoordinatorLocation: Fisher River OfficeClosing Date: An eligibility list will be establishedSubmission Process: Intertribal Child

Call Out for Appeal Committee Member

Chief and Council is seeking a Band Member to sit on the Fisher River Cree Nation Appeal Committee:Duties will include reviewing orders made pursuant to the Illegal Drug By Law and Membership Code and issuing decisions on appeals after careful and thorough analysis of the issues.Please submit a sta

Call Out for Runners – 2019 Unity Run (National Cree Gathering)

NATIONAL CREE GATHERING – Unity Run – 2019“Maskekomowinihk isi minopimatisowinhk” “ the Cree Good Life”Seeking 10 runners who are interested and who will be committed in participating in the Unity Run. The Unity Run will begin in Opaskwayak First Nation (OCN) on July 30th and will end in Fisher

Work Order, Repairs and Housing Program Notice

This is to advise all Fisher River Cree Nation members that until further notice due to budget constraints, only emergency repairs will be considered.Emergency repairs include NO heat or NO water for Elders who reside by themselves and social assistance clients.*Employed members remain responsible f

National Cree Gathering returns to Fisher River Cree Nation in August

The Fisher River Cree Nation welcome all to the Annual National Cree Gathering (NCG) held in August 2019. The 2019 National Cree Gathering will celebrate our collective history, culture, traditions and language through teachings and ceremonies.The theme for the 2019 NCG is “The Cree Good Life” – “Ma

Closure Update – May 28, 2019

NOTICE (REVISED):We were advised by Denver Restoration to CLOSE to the public due to safety concerns as they are still working on repairs.The Administration Office is CLOSED to the Public.All services are open; however please call.We thank you for your cooperation and sorry for the inconvenience.Eko

Casual Receptionist (Child & Family) – Employment Opportunity

Competition No: 2019-009Position: ReceptionistPosition Conditions: CASUALDepartment: Human ResourceReporting: HR CoordinatorLocation: Fisher River OfficeClosing Date: An eligibility list will be establishedSubmission Process: Intertribal Child & Family Services Fisher River Box 358 Koostatak, MB

Indoor Environmental Cleaning Process – Training Opportunity

INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL CLEANING PROCESS TRAINING OPPORTUNITYFisher River Band Members onlyThe Indoor Environmental Cleaning Process training will educate, train and certify community members to properly and safely inspect and clean mould, germs viruses, bacteria, and bugs from homes and buildings. Th

On-Call Worker (Child & Family Services) – Opportunity

Competition No: 2019-007Position: ON-CALL WORKERPosition Conditions: Part-time Monday-SundayDepartment: Protection/PreventionReporting: SupervisorLocation: KinonjeoshtegonClosing Date: Open until FilledSubmission Process: Human Resource Coordinator – Intertribal Child & Family Services Fisher Rive

2019 Heritage Day | Monday May 6, 2019

2019 Heritage Day Monday May 6, 2019 Fisher River Community CentreLunch | Opening Remarks | Pow Wow Dancing | Gospel | SquaredancingLunch will include “Way of Life” MenuHeritage Day is also in partnership with Brighter Futures and Land Base Programming

Community Meeting Regarding Fisher River Jr. B Hawks

Community MeetingPlace: Community CentreDate: Tuesday, April 30, 2019Time: 5 p.m. to 7:00 PMAgenda:Junior B Hockey Team (Fisher River Hawks)To find out if Community Members are interested and committed to keeping the Junior B hockey team in the community.Please come out to provide your thoughts a