yaqan nuʔkiy (Lower Kootenay)

Language(s): 
FN Code: 
606

yaqan nuʔkiy (Lower Kootenay Band) have their main community in Creston, BC. The name yaqan nuʔkiy literally means "where the rock stands"[[291]].

Community information

Population on reserve: 111[[8369]]
Population off reserve: 133[[8369]]
Total population: 244[[8369]]

Language information

The yaqan nuʔkiy (Lower Kootenay Band) speaks the Ktunaxa language.

Ktunaxa

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Historically known as:

Lower Kootenay Band
Phone: 
(250) 428-4428
Fax: 
(250) 428-7686
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LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6399 - Ktunaxa Nation Submitted Ktunaxa Nation Ktunaxa
LNA6381 - Lower Kootenay Indian Band Submitted Lower Kootenay Indian Band Ktunaxa
LNA3459 - Lower Kootenay Band Submitted Lower Kootenay Band Ktunaxa
LNA1188 - St Mary's Indian Band Submitted St Mary's Indian Band Ktunaxa