YOUR McMURRAY TEAM

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Your McMurray Team is a collaboration of authors and contributors from in and around Fort McMurray.

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Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am most proud of my involvement within our church, MGA, as well as working on growing the leaders of tomorrow.” If not a rags to riches story, Stu has certainly lived a dishrags to wellbeing life. His is the classic tale of the boy who started out as a…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“The community and its strength are the best things about Fort McMurray.” The Fort McMurray flood of 2013 is almost a footnote in the history of the town. it wasn’t as bad as the one that hit Calgary, which became news of the year, and the fire of 2016 dwarfed…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“Smudge. Don’t judge.” She’s a spiritual leader, role model and mentor for the youth in the Fort Chipewyan community. Tanya advocates for the youth in the community, makes anti-bullying videos, believing that prevention is always better than cure. “First I healed myself, then it spreads out from there, to my…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“Anytime I can get people to connect and focus on the positive things they can bring to the community is a win.” “The best thing about YMM is the people.” That is fairly obvious from Tinna’s career which, could well be defined as caring for those who need a voice…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“We are proud of making the Firefighter Charities a more visible group.” It’s hard to talk about one of the Carnochan brothers without the other. Firefighters both, they come by their willingness to serve honestly. Father Terry was a firefighter for many years, ending up on the Suncor team and…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“My favourite thing about Fort McMurray is the people. It’s such a diverse, passionate and talented community.” Never has a star been born so quickly or shone so brightly. Tyran Ault is a former member of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo Council. In his one term, he seemed –…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“The best thing about Fort McMurray is the love for the community and the people in it.” Sometimes someone deserves to be honoured for making this world a better place, and that someone, in this instance, is Will Hearn. Will organizes the Keyano Alumni soccer match every year, but his…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am most proud of helping families get back into their homes. That is probably the most rewarding accomplishments I’ve ever done.” Think of how busy you’ve been, then think of the busiest job in the community. A show-biz has-been jumping to conclusions? Close. The ticket and tow guy during…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am so proud to be part of the social profit sector in our community.” “Fort McMurray is the place where you can reinvent yourself,” says Jennifer. After moving here from Burlington, Ontario, the only thing she misses is the shopping. “I love the people, the summers are the best…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“The best thing about Fort McMurray is the opportunity!” The Firefighter Award for Service was awarded to honour all those who received a medal for contributing to the direct fight or support of operations to defend the Municipality from the Horse River Fire during the first 100 hours: Jillian Beaumont,…

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