Maskwacis History

The SCN Communications manager has some historic pictures from Maskwacis from way back. If you want to see them click on the link below to go to her Facebook page.

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,…