Official name change to Maskwacis (Bear Hills) in place of “Hobbema”

October 23, 2013 PRESS RELEASE Re: Official Name Change to “Maskwacis” (Bear Hills) in Place of “Hobbema” The official name change to “Maskwacis” is seen as a welcome change. It signifies respect for our Cree way of life, our language and our authority over the traditional territories we have historically occupied. The Maskwacis Cree, collectively,…

Tour of Alberta

The Tour of Alberta marked Canada’s first ever major international professional cycling stage race,.This world-class event, started in Edmonton and finished six days later in Calgary. Rohan Dennis of Team Garmin- Sharp captured the overall title with an aggregate time of 17 hours, 45 minutes and 40 seconds. Thank you to all the Maskwacis community…