Source: Gabriela Panza-Beltrandi, globalnews.ca, January 21, 2020
The settlement comes from a land valuation, assessed through to Dec. 31, 2019.
A First Nation near North Battleford has been awarded about $127 million in a decades-long land claim settlement.
In 1905, the Mosquito, Grizzly Bear’s Head, Lean Man First Nation lost over 5,800 hectares of reserve land. In 2014 it claimed the federal government illegally took and sold the land in the Battlefords area.
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