McMurray Métis Hosts 15th Annual Elders Christmas Celebration


Métis Sign Regional Protocol Agreement

A Regional Protocol Agreement has been signed between theMcMurray Métis- Local Council 1935, Willow Lake Métis – Local Council 780, Buffalo Lake Métis – Local Council 2002, Lac La Biche Métis – Local Council 2097, Big Bay / Touchwood Lake Métis – Local Council 1954, Métis Nation of Alberta Region 1 and the Métis Nation


McMurray Métis Commemorate Louis Riel

This Métis Week the McMurray Métis are commemorating the life of Louis Riel by holding a public gathering for Elders, students and all Wood Buffalo residents at the Nistawoyou Friendship Centre. Beginning at 10:30 AM we will showcase Louis Riel through videos, speeches, poems, jigging,fiddling, and an escape room for the next generation. We will


McMurray Métis Release Moccasin Flats Evictions Report

The McMurray Métis releases its report The Moccasin Flats Evictions: Métis Home, Forced Relocation, and Resilience in Fort McMurray, Alberta. In April 2018, we commissioned a report examining the cultural history of Moccasin Flats and the evictions, with an eye to the Fort McMurray Métis community’s history. The researchers carried out oral history interviews and


McMurray Métis 2017 – 2018 Annual Report

The McMurray Métis had a successful, busy and exciting year filled with achievements as noted in the 2017 – 2018 Annual Report. The year was historic as we were finally able to move into our new office not too far from our old site, which was destroyed by the Horse River wildfire in the spring