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  • Takhini River
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News and Updates

 

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

CAFN Honours Dr. Brendan Hanley for COVID-19 Leadership & Collaboration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 18, 2021  Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction, Yukon) – Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) ...

COVID-19 Bulletin 27

September 1, 2021 Bulletin 27:  CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response Message from the Chief Dear Citizens, Champagne ...

Summer/Fall 2021 Dàkwäni newsletter

You can view a copy of the Summer/Fall 2021 Newsletter here.

Expression of Interest: Artist for Every Child Matters Logo Design

NEWS RELEASE: Healing Journey to Kamloops Residential School

Julie Smith (Photo by Steven Dubas)Diane Strand (Photo by Steven Dubas) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:August 6, 2021Dakwäkäda (Haines ...

NEW! Dakwäkäda Warriors COVID-19 vaccine t-shirts

We are excited to share our brand new Dakwäkäda Warriors COVID-19 vaccine t-shirts designed by CAFN artist, Cole Pauls ...

COVID-19 bulletin 26

July 30, 2021 Bulletin 26:  CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response Message from the Chief Dear Citizens, We are entering ...

Call for Expression of Interest – Supporting Warrior Walkers into Kamloops

Supporting Warrior Walkers into Kamloops for survivors and their descendantsOn June 26, 2021 Warrior Walkers began a healing journey ...

Joint Message on COVID-19 Safety

Updated July 29, 2021Dear residents and Yukoners,The Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) and Village of Haines Junction (VoHJ) ...

Shär Ghra Programs – Cub Camp

Start Date: TBAShär Ghra Programs will be following strict Covid-19 guidelines throughout camp to keep everyone safe. ...

Construction Notice – Marshall Creek Road closure

A PDF copy of this notice - Construction notice - Marshall Creek Road Closure

Video message from Kaaxnox, Dän Nätthe Ada

A message from the Chief: Please stay safe and do your part to bring an end to the COVID-19 outbreak in the Yukon: practice the ...

Bulletin 25: CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response

July 9, 2021 Message from the Chief Dear Citizens, I am reaching out on behalf of our Council to ask you to keep doing your ...

CAFN Mourns Passing of Chief Paul Birckel

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 9, 2021 Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction) – Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) is ...

July 23-25 General Assembly Postponed

To ensure the safety of our Citizens, CAFN is postponing the July 23-25 General Annual Assembly until fall 2021. This is due to the ...

New Rapid Housing Projects for CAFN and Yukon

Joint news release with the Governments of Canada, Yukon, CAFN, Ta’an Kwäch’än Council, and Carcross/Tagish First Nation June 25, ...

COVID-19 Safety in our Communities

June 18, 2021 Safety in Our Communities CAFN is reactivating our Dän Tsʼän Shānindhän checkpoint staff in Takhini this ...

CAFN and Village of Haines Junction Joint COVID Advisory

June 17, 2021 Joint Advisory on COVID-19 Outbreak Dear residents and Yukoners, The Champagne and Aishihik First ...

Bulletin 24: COVID-19 Planning and Response

June 15, 2021 a printable copy of this bulletin is also available here Message from the Chief Danach’e. On June 13, Yukon ...

TENDER: MARSHALL CREEK LIFT STATION CONSTRUCTION

PROJECT: MARSHALL CREEK LIFT STATION CONSTRUCTIONHaines Junction, YukonTender packages are now available for pick-up at:Associated ...

Proposed Quill Creek Timber Harvest Plan

Do you have comments or concerns with the proposed Quill Creek Timber Harvest Plan? CAFN Heritage, Lands and Resources Department ...

2021 Dákų̀ Nän Tsʼèddhyèt Festival Begins this Friday

2021 Dákų̀ Nän Tsʼèddhyèt Festival News Release PDF

Video with CAFN Youth Councillor: Why Youth should consider getting the COVID-19 vaccine

Youth Councillor Jessica Mazur shares why young people should consider getting the COVID-19 vaccine. All Yukon Youth ages 12 and up ...

CONSTRUCTION NEAR COMMUNITY WELLNESS BUILDING

CAFN would like to remind Citizens, staff, and visitors of the ongoing construction by Castle Rock Entreprises near the Community ...

COVID-19 Vaccines for Youth ages 12-17

NEW! Youth Vaccine Clinics  1st dose2nd doseLocationHaines JunctionJune 2June 28St. Elias Community SchoolWhitehorseJune 1 – ...

Cedar Canoe Carving and Training Opportunity 2021

Master Carver Wayne Price has been asked by Champagne and Aishihik First Nations to come and teach people the ancient art and skill of ...

CAFN and Haines Junction COVID-19 Vaccine Rate Highest in Yukon

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2021 Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction, Yukon -  The people of Champagne and Aishihik ...

Business Essentials

Have you been dreaming about setting up a store in Takhini? Do you have the next best business idea for Haines Junction? Do you have a ...

Bulletin 23: CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response

May 4, 2021 Message from the Chief Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN) continues to learn and adapt during the COVID-19 ...

REMINDER: DELEGATES NEEDED

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ CAFN - Delegate selection meetings information:Please join my meeting from your ...

2021 Parka Entrepreneurship Program

CAFN Congratulates all of the participants in their successful completion of the 2021 Parka Entrepreneurship Program! We would also ...

New Robocall System

CAFN is setting up an automated phone and text message system as a new tool to get information to Citizens quickly.  To sign up ...

Joint Message: COVID-19 – Let’s Stay Strong Together!

Please check out this joint message from the Dän nätthe äda (CAFN Chief) and the Mayor of Haines Junction on how we can stay strong ...

LEADER project with IVEY BUSINESS SCHOOL

Recently start your own business? Interested in starting a business? Participating in the LEADER Project's two-week entrepreneurship ...

Winter/Spring 2021 Dàkwäni newsletter

You can download a copy of the Winter/Spring 2021 Newsletter here:Winter/Spring 2021 Dàkwäni newsletter

Dakwäkäda/Haines Jct COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic 3

The third Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic will be available for residents of Haines Junction, Takhini River ...

Bulletin 22: CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response

April 1, 2021 Message from the Chief Dànách’é.              As we ...

Dän Tsʼänānän Survey

If you have accessed services from CAFN’s Dän Tsʼänānän Training Program we want to hear from you. You may have got some help with ...

Bulletin 21: CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response

March 11, 2021 Message from the Chief Dànách’é.  ...

Indigenous Women Entrepreneurs Workshop

Spring Break Family Camp / Shäna Kenädän (The young people are learning)

Video: Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction Vaccine Clinic 2, March 10-11, 2021

The second Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction COVID-19 vaccine clinic is happening this week! Residents of Haines Junction, Canyon, Champagne ...

CAFN COVID-19 Planning and Response: Bulletin 20

As of March 1, 2021, nearly 11,000 Yukoners have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and more than 3,000 have received ...

Dakwäkäda/Haines Jct COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic 2

The Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic will be available for residents of Haines Junction, Takhini River Subdivision, ...

Kwanischiss – Shäw Nithän – Gunałchish!

Thank you to the entire community for your help with the very successful COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction this ...

Kwanischiss, Team Togo!

Kwanischiss – thank you – to mobile vaccine Team Togo and the entire Yukon crew who delivered the COVID-19 vaccine to more than 650 ...

Day 1 COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction

Shäw nithän! We are pleased to share that 360 people were vaccinated during the first day of our Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction COVID-19 ...

Councillor Beattie COVID-19 Vaccine Video

Please click the image above to view Councillor Beattie's video message about why he is choosing to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Sagāl ...

Booking open for Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction vaccine clinic

The Dakwäkäda/Haines Junction Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine clinic will be available for residents of Haines Junction, Takhini River ...

COVID-19 Vaccine video message from the Chief

Please click here to see the Chief's video message. Sagāl yè nashänugwät äyet kwäka dádän maghą shakwädįnch'e. I'm going to get ...