• KwänlinWhitehorse
  • Takhini River
  • Dä̀kwä̀kä̀daHaines Junction
  • ShadęlChampagne
  • Tthe yänlinCanyon
  • Lu ghäKlukshu

News and Updates

 

View Champagne and Aishihik First Nations government news releases here, listed from newest to oldest.

CAFN Procurement Policy Information Sessions

  CAFN wants to hear from Citizens about a draft CAFN procurement policy. The policy establishes the rules CAFN will ...

CAFN accepting applications for new rental homes in Whitehorse

Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) is happy to soon offer affordable rental homes for CAFN dän (people) in Kwanlin ...

Joint Announcement of New COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance Program for Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction

Joint Announcement of New COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance Program for Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2022  Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction, Yukon -  The governments of Champagne and Aishihik First Nations ...

Commanding Officer’s YFN Advisory Committee

COMMANDING OFFICER’S YUKON FIRST NATIONS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (COYFNAC) CAFN is seeking one CITIZEN from Haines Junction to sit as ...

Language, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee

Language, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee CAFN is seeking the following representatives to sit on the Language, Culture and ...

Alsek Renewable Resources Council

ALSEK RENEWABLE RESOURCES COUNCIL (ARRC) CAFN is seeking applications for One Alternate to participate on the Alsek Renewable ...

Election Board Members needed

CAFN is seeking 3 members for the CAFN Election Board.  Any individuals with an interest in serving as an Election Board member ...

CAFN and Yukon University working together to assess impacts of climate change on Traditional Territory

For immediate release May 26, 2022 — Whitehorse, Yukon Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) and researchers at Yukon ...

Notice to CAFN Citizens

CAFN Annual General Assembly – NŁÄSHĒJEL July 21-24, 2022 at Takhini River This year, 2022, is the Constitutional review year ...

Commanding Officer’s YFN Advisory Committee

COMMANDING OFFICER’S YUKON FIRST NATIONS ADVIORY COMMITTEE (COYFNAC) CAFN is seeking one CITIZEN from Haines Junction to sit as ...

Kluane National Park Management Board

KLUANE NATIONAL PARK MANAGEMENT BOARD CAFN is seeking one Citizen to sit as a Board member on the Kluane National Park Management ...

Language, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee

Language, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee CAFN is seeking the following representatives to sit on the Language, Culture and ...

Alsek Renewable Resources Council (ARRC) EXTENDED

ALSEK RENEWABLE RESOURCES COUNCIL (ARRC) EXTENDED CAFN is seeking citizen applications for one Member-at-large and one Alternate to ...

NOTICE TO CAFN CITIZENS: Lands Committee Recommendations

Seeking Citizens for the CAFN Constitution Committee

Section 74 (1) of the Champagne and Aishihik First Nations Constitution (2012) states that every five years the Constitution may be ...

Citizen meetings with YEC for individual claims

CAFN Citizens are invited to an information session to learn more about the YEC Individual Compensation Claims process for the ...

Commanding Officer’s YFN Advisory Committee

CAFN is seeking one CITIZEN from Haines Junction to sit as a community representative for nomination to the Yukon First Nations ...

Alsek Renewable Resources Council (ARRC) extended

CAFN is seeking applications for one Members-at-Large and one alternate to participate on the Alsek Renewable Resource Council.  The ...

CAFN Language, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee

BOARD AND COMMITTEES OPPORTUNITIES Language, Culture and Heritage Advisory Committee CAFN is seeking the following representatives ...

CHWB fund Policy review

CHWB POLICY AND APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2022-2023 FISCAL YEAR ARE BEING REVISED. The opening for the fund will be available in June ...

Commanding Officer’s YFN Advisory Committee

COMMANDING OFFICER’S YUKON FIRST NATIONS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (COYFNAC) CAFN is seeking one CITIZEN from Haines Junction to sit as a ...

2022 Constitutional Review Update

The Champagne Aishihik First Nations (“CAFN”) Constitution was last reviewed and amended in 2017. The Constitution may be reviewed, ...

NOTICE: Land Applications

NOTICE TO CAFN CITIZENS LAND APPLICATIONS The following land applications will be reviewed by the CAFN Lands Committee on March ...

Jean Taylor Painting Workshop

CAFN Culture Hosting Two Separate Jean Taylor Zoom Classes Workshop 1: March 30, 31 April 1 2022 6pm-9pm Workshop 2: April 4, 5, 6 ...

Housing maintainer employment and training

PDF form: YESS Application

CAFN and Village of HJ joint Message on Continuing COVID-19 Safety

NOTICE: Yukon Energy Corporation Water Use License for Äshèyi

NOTICE TO CAFN CITIZENS:  Yukon Energy Corporation Water Use License for Äshèyi Updated March 11, 2022 CAFN Citizens can now submit ...

Cultural Fun Days – Postponed

Notice to Citizens: Out of respect for the Primozic family, all cultural fun days activities planned for this week will be postponed ...

Tips to manage your ATCO electricity bill

Did you know……… You can manage your electricity bill by equalizing your payments throughout the year? (Equal monthly Payments) Sign ...

CAFN COVID-19 Guidance

Please click here for a printable pdf copy of this guidance updated Feb 18, 2022 The following is a guide to help you stay safe as we ...

2021-2022 Dàkwäní Yúk’e (Winter Newsletter)

A PDF copy of the newsletter is available here: 2021-2022 Dàkwäní Yúk’e

CAFN’s Safe 6 illustrated by Cole Pauls

CAFN and Yukoners have stayed safe throughout the pandemic by using the Safe 6 as key tools in our daily lives.  With help from CAFN ...

Kwätsi Dän (We Work) 2022 – CAFN’s COVID-19 plan

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues and evolves, we recognize we must update our approach to serving our people and running our ...

Anchor Door & Window Announcement by DCI

February 2nd, 2022 Dakwakada Capital Investments LP (“DCI”) Chairman of the Board, Martin Eckervogt is pleased to announce that its ...

What is the new picture of COVID-19?

With the rapid spread of the Omicron variant, the Yukon Territory and the world are monitoring COVID-19 in new ways. Here are some ...

Dakwäkäda Warriors Vaccine T-shirt Contest!

All CAFN Citizens and residents of the Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) Traditional Territory are invited to participate in ...

Statement from Kaaxnox, Dän Nätthe Äda on the creation of a First Nation School Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2022  Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction, Yukon) - Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) is thrilled ...

CAFN and Village of Haines Junction Message on COVID-19 Safety

January 28, 2022 Joint Message on COVID-19 Safety during the State of Emergency Dear community members, The Champagne and Aishihik ...

CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response: Bulletin 30

Please click here for Bulletin 30 as a printable pdf w/ live links Dear Citizens,  As we begin a new year and the COVID-19 pandemic ...

Notice of CAFN State of Emergency

On November 10, 2021, Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) declared a state of emergency in response to an increase in COVID-19 ...

COVID-19 Exposure Notice

COVID-19 EXPOSURE NOTICE: CAFN is aware of COVID-19 exposures in Champagne & Klukshu on and around New Year's Eve  What should ...

CAFN’s 2021 Holiday Contacts List

CAFN Offices are closed from: December 23, 2021 – January 3, 2022. Regular office hours resume on January 4, 2022. Please click here ...

COVID-19 Planning & Response Bulletin 29 – Holiday issue!

Dear Citizens, Champagne and Aishihik First Nations  (CAFN) wishes you a safe and happy holiday season.   Connect safely We are ...

Water & Garbage Service during Xmas break

CAFN Housing Committee Alternate

CAFN is seeking one Member at Large to sit as an alternate on the Housing Committee. The Housing Committee provides advice and makes ...

CAFN Photography Contest

Are you a CAFN Citizen that has taken photos on the Traditional Territory of the Champagne and Aishihik First Nations?We are looking ...

STAFF DAKWAKADA WARRIORS T-SHIRT CONTEST!

Shäw Nithän to all who entered the staff t-shirt contest and showed off your Dakwakada Warriors COVID vaccine t-shirts by CAFN artist ...

Champagne Aishihik Trust Board

Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) is seeking one Citizen to sit on the Champagne Aishihik Trust (CA Trust).  Term – 3 ...

Counselling Sessions- CAFN Citizens and Families

Adam Thompson Adam Thompson From Northern Focus will be available for Counselling Services by Zoom, e-mail and phone. Adam is a ...

Celebration of Life – ‘Jerry’ Gerald Ernest Boss

It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of ‘Jerry’ Gerald Ernest Boss. On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, ...