Preferred Name:
Alternative Name:
Kitzowit (Post-1897) (Variation Kittsawat); Part Of Neklakapamuk Tribe; Includes Nohomeen (Variation Nhumeen), Nkya, Nquakin, Nesikep (Variation Nesikeep), Skaap, Snahain, Papyum (Variation Spapium), Stryen (Variation Stryune),
BC Regional Office:
Thompson Okanagan (Kamloops)
Thompson Okanagan
Reserve Land Area:6,005.70 ha
Chief Janet Webster
Councillor Albert Adams,
Councillor Allan F. Charlie,
Councillor Deborah Abbott,
Councillor Fred G. Raphael,
Councillor Jason Robertson,
Councillor Jim F. Brown,
Councillor John K. Kaugen,
Councillor Kevin Duncan,
Councillor Merika Sam,
Councillor Michelle Machelle,
Councillor Stacy Thom,
Councillor Vincent Machelle
Governance Structure:
Indian Act
Address: P.O. Box 20
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Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures
LFN owns Kumsheen Enterprises, a few retail stores and a gas bar. The community also owns a small portable mill, which employs up to six people during peak seasons and log home building equipment, which is now waiting for external funding to restart production. LFN has engaged in an Economic Development Agreement with the Provincial Government.