Features(Archives)

May
22
2018
Volume
6-4
Education. That’s the simple one word reply James Tomkins, better known as Smokey, has when asked what advice he would give to young people starting out today.
May
22
2018
Volume
6-4
For as long as local Indigenous oral tradition has been shared, stories have been told about black tar dripping from the banks of the Athabasca River. It was even used to seal the canoes used by local First Nations.
May
22
2018
Volume
6-4
A used Caterpillar dozer and an entrepreneurial spirit are what started Bouchier, and because of our strong belief in doing the right things in the right way, we are now a leading provider of integrated site services in the region.
May
22
2018
Volume
6-4
Every day I ask myself whether my actions are contributing to the process of truth, healing and reconciliation. When I started to write about Fraser & Komarnisky’s 150 Acts of Reconciliation I was completely unaware of the impact it would have. I thought it would be a simple project. Some…
May
22
2018
Volume
6-4
On March 28, 2018 the McKay Métis made history by becoming the first Métis community in Canada to own all of their own land. Not since the days of Louis Riel have Métis been in control of their own territory. The historic land purchase from the Province of Alberta saw…
May
22
2018
Volume
6-4
The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo is fortunate to have a large variety of Indigenous artists who work in traditional forms and contemporary mediums to honour their culture and share their history. Our region is situated on the traditional territories of the Cree, Dene, and Métis people and there are…
Apr
03
2018
Volume
6-3
It is a Wednesday; late morning and the time is 10:00 a.m. Members have started to gather in The Golden Years Society and get right to work, setting up various chairs and tables for the rush that is to come. There is an unmistakable warmth to the building and it’s…
Apr
03
2018
Volume
6-3
When shovels hit the ground in April for the Willow Square Continuing Care Centre, our seniors will finally have the needed options to remain in this community rather than being forced to move away from family and friends.

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