Congratulations to all the new graduates!!

On behalf of Samson Cree Nation, I would like to send out a huge congratulations to all the High school graduates from the Samson Cree Nation and Maskwacis area!! There were many graduations that took place within Maskwacis and surrounding areas. Here is a bit of information from some of the graduation ceremonies. The Wetaskiwin…

Samson Cree Nation former Chief recognized for Leadership

Victor Buffalo will have to make room for one more award. On June 19, the former Samson Cree chief and unabated entrepreneur will receive MacEwan University’s Medal of Excellence, the institution’s highest honour and Buffalo will deliver the convocation address to its School of Business graduates. Congratulations Victor Buffalo on your many successes in life, you…

Former National Hockey League (NHL) player Norm Lacombe was at the Four Nations Arena in Samson teaching the youth some skills to improve their game.

On February 7, 2018 Former National Hockey League (NHL) player Norm Lacombe was at the Four Nations Arena in Samson teaching the youth some skills to improve their game. Volunteer coach Darren Simon was interviewed at the Cree Market about the clinic.  February 20, 2018 Guide: Tell me about Norm Lacombe’s visit here.  Darren: He…

Maskwacis Elders Workshop February 28, 2018

Nearly 100 people attended the Maskwacis Education Schools Commission (MESC) Elders Workshop on      February 28, 2018. The four Maskwacis Chiefs; Chief Vernon Saddleback (Samson), Chief Craig Makinaw (Ermineskin), Chief Leonard Standing On The Road (Montana), Chief Irvin Bull (Louis Bull) greeted the participants with opening remarks, followed by a presentation by Brian Wildcat…

National Pow Wow September 28-30, 2018

There is going to be a national pow wow in Edmonton at the Expo Centre. The same location that they had the National Gathering of Elders in 2017. Treaty 8 Chief Rupert Meneen is one of the organizers along with his committee. All are welcome across Turtle Island-Canada. Samson Communication Department Pow wow email: eventcoordinator@ngekanata.com…