Celebrating 25 years of education

Nipisihkopahk Education Authority (NEA) hosted a round dance on February 6th to celebrate their 25th anniversary. The event drew in many community members for an evening of dancing, singing and socializing. The schools had various items to raffle from an iPhone 6 to tickets to an Oilers game. Shelli Yellowbird prepare a power point presentation showcasing NEA’s 25 years in operation. Fr om the first…

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Samson Cree Nation Memebers chosen as extras in film

On January 19 an open casting call with Classic Casting, Casting Director Allyson Lockwood, was held at the HBMC. The casting crew were looking for extra’s in the upcoming Feature Film “The Revenant” with Leonardo DiCaprio as the lead role. The casting director was looking for adult native men & women with a slim build, long hair, and horse-riding experience. 36 community members from…

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Superhero 5km Run/Walk

You are invited to “Superhero 5km Run/Walk: Be a hero for a Child with Autism”. Come out for a fantastic day of fun and laughter for a great cause! Leave your secret identity behind and show off your best superhero costume! All proceeds will go to Mario’s Son Rise program, which is an in-home therapy program for our…

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Samson Cree Nation welcomes all to prayer breakfast

On Feb. 2, 2015 Samson Cree Nation held A Prayer Breakfast for the community of all four nations. The Prayer Breakfast opening was at 9:00am with Donna Potts-Jonhson as the emcee. The majority of Chief and Council did attend with acknowledgements from Chief Kurt Buffalo. Councillor Holly J.Rattlesnake acknowledged Traditional Groups speaking of traditional teachings. The blessing of the meal was done by Chief Randy…

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