About Us

Historically and since time immemorial, the Lower Kootenay Band, locally known as Yaqan Nukiy were the original inhabitants of the Lower Kootenay area. The name Yaqan Nukiy literally means “where the rock stands” and refers to an important place in the Creston Valley. More about Our History

Walk for Truth & Reconciliation

Lower Kootenay Band Custom Election 2022

Election for one (1) Chief Councillor and two (2) Councillors

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General Assembly

2022 Ktunaxa Nation Annual General Assembly – View full agenda