Buffalo Ranch Rodeo Results

Once again the Buffalo Ranch Rodeo was a success! This 2 day event was held on May 23 & 24, 2015 at Buffalo Ranch residences located off highway 611 east, 6 mile south. The performances on both days went very well with no contestants getting seriously injured. Here are the top 3 finalist for each…

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Walk, run and roll for youth

Steve O’Brien is an accomplished athlete who has embarked on a cross Canada tour to encourage youth to finish their education. O’Brien has numerous medals in track. O’Biren decided to start the Steve O’Brien Foundation to assist and support local athletes, organizations and youth programs. O’Brien began his cross Canada tour in Vancouver, British Columbia on April 12, 2015. He…

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NDP Visit to Maskwacis

The day after the NDP won the majority in the Provincial election, MLA Bruce Hinkley visited the Maskwacis Outreach school and the Samson Cree Nation Chief and Council. Hinkely spoke to the students about how they can become involved in the Provincial Government and encouraged them to continue their education. Samson Cree Nation Chief and Council presented Hinkley with a ribbon shirt and look forward to working with the newly…

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Spring into fitness

Congratulations to all the participants and winners of the Spring into fitness challenge. In the 18-29 year category Darcell Rowan placed first and Joe Rain placed second. Allison Buffalo placed first in the 30-39 year category. In the 40+ category, Eric Smallboy placed second and Blanche Buffalo took second. For the open category Warren Redcrow won the male division and Kyra Northwest won…

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Reclaiming Our Knowledge

Samson Cree Nation hosted a 3 day conference at the River Cree Resort and Casino from January 27-29, 2015. Break out sessions included; The Creation Story with Jerry Saddleback Sr., Nehiyaw Language and Culture with Jeff Wastesicoot , Baby Think It Over with Colleen Buffalo, Totamaso with Patrick Buffalo, Understanding Addictions with Jerry Saddleback Jr.,…

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