Day: August 17, 2021

Sipekne’katik Chief Mike Sack arrested, traps seized as treaty fishery begins its season in N.S.

The chief of Sipekne’katik First Nation has been arrested by federal fisheries officers on the day the band’s treaty fishery launched its season in southwest Nova Scotia. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) and Coast Guard crews also removed the band’s lobster traps shortly after they were placed in St. Mary’s Bay.  Chief Mike Sack …

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