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Okimaw Vernon Watchmaker is appointed Grand Chief of the Confederacy of Treaty 6 First Nations

Jan 12, 2021 - The Canadian Press
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(ANNews) - On January 7, 2020 the Confederacy of Treaty No. 6 First Nations announced that it has appointed Okimaw (Chief) Vernon Watchmaker of Kehewin Cree Nation as the next Grand Chief of the Confederacy, succeeding Chief Billy Morin.

“Watchmaker will continue the many successes under Chief Morin including his urban initiative, as well as, build upon the Protocol with the Province of Alberta,” said the Confederacy in a press release.

The Confederacy of Treaty Six First Natio...