Chief Greg Desjarlais Inspires The Crowd At Samson Cree Nation Powwow

By Chevi Rabbit  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter As the 2023 Pow Wow season is coming to an end, it ushers in a profound sense of unity and cultural celebration within Indigenous communities across Canada. The highly anticipated 2023 Samson Cree Nation Powwow, spanning three days from August 11 to 13, took centre stage at Maskwacis Bear Park, radiating palpable excitement. This remarkable event not only showcased the vibrant brilliance of Indigenous powwow dancers who journeyed from across Canada to participate but also resonated with the powerful voices of several of Canada’s most distinguished Chiefs. Among them were Chief Rob Louie of West Bank, Chief Tony Alexis of Alexis, and Chief Greg Desjarlais of Frog Lake First Nation. Alberta Native News Reporter, Chevi Rabbit, was on-site for interviews and had the…

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