Northern Cree and Chief Cliff. Presenting the Ktunaxa Charging Song

During the Nupika Students Gathering Last February The Students along with a few language speakers came together with lyrics and asked Northern Cree to help place them into song. At this years Yaqan Nukiy Pow Wow Northern Cree Presented this new song to Chief Cliff and the Ktunaxa Nation.

This coincided with the announcement of a commitment to finalize the landfill negotiations between the Lower Kootenay Band and the Regional District of Central Kootenay. To show the solidarity of this agreement B.C. Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation John Rustad was in attendance.