Becoming Canadian in Wood Buffalo

The Big Spirit of Citizenship

A series looking at the journey undertaken by newcomers to our region.

Profile: Aditya Nookala

Making Fort McMurray a Family Home

A 29-year-old Contact Engineer for Suncor Energy, Aditya Nookala and his connection to the community he now calls home runs deep.

From Hong Kong to Fort Chipewyan

The Amazing Resilience of an Out-of-Town Bride

Kim Mah's amazing story of arriving in Edmonton on Oct. 5, 1957 via Alaska from Hong Kong.
 

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Game On!

“We’re so thankful to have such a good support system."

"These games will reflect the new age we live in."

"We don’t do this stuff if it’s not fun."

The people behind the Western Canada Summer Games.

Videos & Film

Cheryl and Barry
A whirlwind romance leads to much more! Barry met Cheryl while vacationing...
Todd and Shauna
Todd and Shauna first met in Nova Scotia, but both were with other people...
Melanie and Brian
Brian and Melanie arrived in Fort McMurray in the early 1990s...
Ronil Patel
Ronil is an up-and-coming local artist and his work is displayed at MacDonald Island...
Jennifer King
Jennifer could live anywhere in the world, but she chooses to live in Fort McMurray...