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News and Updates

 

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

 CHAMPAGNE AND AISHIHIK FIRST NATIONS INTRODUCES NEW COUNCIL

FOR RELEASE: October 25, 2022Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction, Yukon) On October 20, 2022, Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) ...

Firearms Safety Courses Oct-Nov 2022

Champagne Aishihik Trust Board

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

Election Staff Required for CAFN Election

Election Staff Required for the Champagne and Aishihik First Nations Election Poll Supervisors $30.00/hour Poll Clerks ...

Nųchų/Fall Newsletter

CEREMONY BRINGS COMMUNITY TOGETHER TO USHER IN NEW ERA OF EDUCATION  AT ST. ELIAS COMMUNITY SCHOOL

CEREMONY BRINGS COMMUNITY TOGETHER TO USHER IN NEW ERA OF EDUCATION AT ST. ELIAS COMMUNITY SCHOOL

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2022 Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction, Yukon – The community of Dakwäkäda/Haines ...

Notice to CAFN Assistant Trappers

Call for Applicants - Open Competition to all interested CAFN Assistant Trappers CAFN Renewable Resources is now accepting ...

Sambay (sockeye) Fisheries Update

Sambay (sockeye) Fisheries Update

Alsek and Klukshu River system Heritage, Lands & Resources (CAFN) The latest sambay (sockeye) salmon counts have ...

Which test when?

CAFN distributes 3 types rapid COVID-19 tests to Citizens and employees: Rapid Antigen Tests: BTNX Abbott ...

NOTICE OF ELECTION

Notice Date - August 4, 2022 An election will be held for: One (1) Chief One (1) Elder Councillor One (1) Youth Councillor Four ...

Dakwäkwäda Subdivision Expansion – 11 new lots are available for CAFN Citizens to apply!

For more details please visit: https://cafn.ca/lot-draw/ 

Joint Agreements Commit to Better Future for Äshèyi

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 25, 2022 Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction, Yukon – Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN), the ...

CAFN Mourns Passing of Executive Director Fran Asp

 NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 13, 2022 Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction) – Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) ...

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 ...

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 ...

NOTICE TO CAFN CITIZENS: Lands Committee Recommendations

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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, ...

Statement from Kaaxnox, Dän Nätthe Äda on the Yukon COVID-19 State of Emergency

Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction, Yukon) – “Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) fully supports the State of Emergency announced ...

TENDER: RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY TENURE MODERNIZATION- ASSESSMENT AND ACTION PLAN

RFP packages are available for electronic delivery by contacting:Jeff Hunter, A.Sc.T., PMPCapital Projects ManagerPhone (867) ...

Intermediate Chainsaw Operator Courses