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!

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

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

The people behind the Western Canada Summer Games.

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

Videos & Film

Cheryl and Barry
A whirlwind romance leads to much more! Barry met Cheryl while vacationing...
Wayne and Sarah
Sarah knew the moment she stepped off the tarmac in Fort McMurray that...
Gilles and Mucharata
When Gilles moved to Fort McMurray he wasn't looking to stay more than a year...
Joe Lafond
Joe Lafond is a farmer and a rancher who raises horses in Fort McMurray...
Kyla Getty
Kyla proves that Fort McMurray is a town filled with ambitious and passionate women...