Creeson Agecoutay is a Parliamentary Correspondent for CTV NATIONAL NEWS. Based in Ottawa, Agecoutay assumed this role in November 2020 after spending the latter part of the year delivering regular Indigenous Circle segments as part of CTV NATIONAL NEWS.
Prior to joining CTV’s national news team, Agecoutay joined CTV News Regina as a video journalist in 2008, and in 2013 was named Host of CTV Saskatchewan’s multiple national and regional RTDNA award-winning series, Indigenous Circle.
Originally from the Cowessess First Nation on Treaty 4 Territory in Saskatchewan, Agecoutay has covered numerous stories in many First Nations and rural communities across the province and North America. He enjoys meeting and visiting with community members whenever he is on the road. He has also covered many environmental stories, including the 2011 flood in Saskatchewan and the Northern Trappers Alliance protest camp near La Loche.
Agecoutay holds a Journalism Degree from the University of Regina’s School of Journalism and graduated from the First Nations University of Canada in Regina.
He speaks English and some Nehiyaw (Cree).