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February 24, 2020

In follow-up to our 2019 AGM, we wanted to provide the community with an update on Glooscap Venture’s business plan to import feta cheese and processing equipment. During our AGM, we shared with you that we made the decision to dissolve our relationship with Ilia Gourm...

December 9, 2019

Christmas comes early for Glooscap First Nation: Glooscap First Nation is the 2nd in Nova Scotia to receive Financial Management System Certification

Hantsport, NS - Glooscap First Nation is a Mi’kmaq community with its reserve located approximately 7 kilometers from th...

November 27, 2019

Glooscap Ventures, Chief and Council are proud to introduce our latest addition to our fishing fleet. The vessel, launched just in time for the fishing season is named after the late Chief Rita Smith, which was Glooscap First Nation’s first Chief. This vessel is equipp...

Seven years ago, Chief Sid Peters made a gamble – he resigned from his established career in exchange for uncertainty and five months with no salary and started campaigning. All for a shot at running for Chief of Glooscap First Nation.

“It was quite a risk really,” reca...

January 2, 2019

GLOOSCAP - Jordan Smith has an important role with a complicated title. She’s with the Mi’kmaq physical activity leadership program and is an active living coordinator or MPAL coordinator.

She’s essentially in charge of getting the community more physically active throu...

December 31, 2018

Glooscap First Nation was awarded the Lieutenant Governor's prestigious Community Spirit Award in 2018. Lieutenant Governor Arthur J. LeBlanc presented the award to the Chief and Council of Glooscap First Nation before a packed house at the Glooscap Community Centre. T...

GLOOSCAP, N.S. – Glooscap First Nation, along with nearly a dozen other indigenous communities, will soon be harnessing the power of the sun to help power their buildings.

Kings South MLA Keith Irving announced that 11 Mi’kmaq organizations had their Solar Electricity f...

September 25, 2018

The National Canadian Society of Safety Engineers (CSSE) Professional Development Conference held its first Indigenous Meet and Greet to get networking going among Indigenous CSSE Safety Professionals and those interested in OHS activities in Indigenous communities.  G...

September 21, 2018

On September 20th, Glooscap Community Member Patricia Smith received the cottage craft of the year award, at the biennial Ulnooweg Aboriginal Entrepreneur Awards in Corner Brook, Newfoundland. The awards show celebrates the success of Aboriginal entrepreneurs and bring...

GLOOSCAP – Glooscap and Hantsport area residents now have another way to get their ‘za’ fix.

On April 9, 2018, Greco Xpress, located at the Glooscap Gaming facility, 3 Smith Road, opened its doors.

Chief Sidney Peters said they opened the franchise because of the variety...

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