Pasqua FN vying for ABACO property

Chief Todd Piegen appeared before Fort Qu'Appelle town council to inform them that the Pasqua First Nation is in the process of acquiring the ABACO Energy property. While the First Nation says it has not decided what the land will be used for, Piegen says the band wants to be upfront with council and that all options are on the table.

Chief Todd Piegan meets with Town Council Pasqua First Nation is negotiating to buy the ABACO Energy property in Fort Qu’Appelle. ABACO acquired the land in 2013 for a dollar providing it cover the costs of demolishing the old Indian Hospital, a deal that has strained relations, cost taxpayers close…