Rising to the Challenge

  BY  ON May 22, 2018

Pollyanna McBain was aptly named. Originally from the Mi’kmaq community of Eel River Bar First Nation in New Brunswick, Pollyanna is probably the most optimistic…

Impact: With Angela Ross

  BY  ON May 22, 2018

Angela Ross is an Addictions Counsellor at Mark Amy Treatment Centre, a program of the Wood Buffalo Wellness Society.  During a recent interview with Russell…

Arts & Culture

Young Artist Profile: Jordan Cree

  BY  ON May 22, 2018

The Nistawoyou Friendship Centre has been helping youth in our community for many years.  Running programs and collaborating with strategic partners has allowed them to…

Entertainment Spotlight: Kelton Stepanowich

  BY  ON May 22, 2018

“As a little boy I would wander, look up at the sky, play with frogs and use my imagination- my greatest tool,” 25-year-old Kelton Stepanowich…


Growing Friendships: The janvier Community garden Project

  BY  ON May 22, 2018

In May of 2017, the Northern Lights Health Foundation funded the Janvier Food Security and Community Garden Project. The project stemmed from ideas shared by…

Whiteknife’s Oven-Baked Bannock

  BY  ON May 22, 2018

Bannock is a popular bread served as a staple recipe to early settlers and fur traders. Today, Indigenous nations continue to make it - usually…

Web Exclusive

Singing with Seniors

  BY  ON Feb 09, 2016

A few months ago, I was inspired by a video that came across my newsfeed. It was of a senior centre and daycare that operated…

HERMISSION: A healthy balance between femininity and strength

  BY  ON Aug 03, 2015

“I grew up with quitting not in my vocabulary. You start something, you damn well finish it.” Deprise H – founder.