Marilyn’s BLOG


Aboriginal Awareness Week Opening Ceremony

June 21, 2021 - Community

Aboriginal Awareness Week Opening Ceremony is today at noon folks! See it here! I have the honor today of leading our community into an awareness week filled with online activity and pride. Happy Summer Solstice and National Indigenous Peoples...


#GameChanger: Marilyn Peigan: The First Blackfoot Representative for Calgary’s City Council

June 8, 2021 - News

#GameChanger: Marilyn Peigan: The First Blackfoot Representative for Calgary's City Council - Canadian Equality Consulting


Native Calgarian Podcast

June 7, 2021 - Community

I am joined by Marilyn North Peigan, a Blackfoot woman from the Piikani First Nation who has decided to run for city council in Ward 7. Marilyn is a veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, was appointed to the...


Meet your Ward 7 candidates: Marilyn North Peigan

June 7, 2021 - Events

Meet your Ward 7 candidates: Marilyn North Peigan - The Gauntlet


Team MariynWard 7 is picking up steam heading into Aboriginal Awareness Month

May 27, 2021 - Community

Our volunteer and fundraising campaign is now in full swing as we head into Aboriginal Awareness month. Volunteer/donate and tell your friends about Marilyn North Peigan and help us make history!


Conversation Among Candidates-May 10 2021

May 18, 2021 - Events

In case you missed it! Here is the May 10 event link for your viewing enjoyment. (63) Conversations Among Candidates - May 10 - YouTube "Let’s talk, let’s build, let’s dream and inspire each other. Let’s have a conversation....


May 5th National Day of Awareness for MMIWG

May 5, 2021 - Community

In 2018 I served, along side my Alberta IRS team, for the MMIWG Inquiry when it arrived in Calgary. Although this issue has personally touched my life, the testimony I heard that entire week is still clear as a...


Marilyn North Peigan Encourages Following Health Restrictions

May 1, 2021 - News

*** MEDIA ALERT *** MOHKINSTSIS, CALGARY, ALBERTA, April 30 – Marilyn North Peigan encourages the public to follow all public health measures for COVID19. The City of Calgary’s response to the COVID19 can be found at To answer...


Treaty 7 flag rises over new era of First Nations resolve

April 27, 2021 - News

I do remember, we did it first here in Mohkinsis, the rest of Canada followed soon after ( : I had a big job that day, for CAUAC (Calgary Urban Aboriginal Affairs Committee), for Calgarians, for First Nations, and...



April 27, 2021 - Educational

download.php ( In my Master of Arts studies, I chose to return to the Piikani Nation to focus on my thesis and my daughter in her early years. I found myself surrounded by piles and piles of research and...


You come from a bloodline of great Veterans

April 27, 2021 - News

‘You come from a bloodline of great veterans’: Indigenous vets and families call for more recognition | The Star


Local Student/Artist shows support for team MarilynWard7

April 27, 2021 - Community

Local Artist/Student/Full time single mother, Tracy Houle has stepped forward in support of Marilyn North Peigan's bid for Ward 7 City Council. She has created the team's volunteer masks, and will be selling these beauties to the general public...