Successful nominations for MSGC’s officer’s election to be held on November 17th, 2022. For the office of President, two nominations were made: Dave Lamouche of Gift Lake Dorothy Anderson of Gift Lake For the office of Vice President, three nominations were made: Dean Ducharme of Paddle Prairie Brenda Blyan of Buffalo Lake Sherry Cunningham of

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Policy Posting Notice FAP March 2022

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May 2021 Messenger

The May 2021 Messenger is out. Read it here!  We are trying a new tool for ease of reading – Flipping Book. Let us know what you think of this experience reading the Messenger this month. This edition includes: EXECUTIVE UPDATES. ………………………………………………….1 President’s Message – Herb Lehr…………………………. 1 Vice President’s Update – Roechelle Gaudet…………. 5

‘News You Need’ Ep. 3 – Bill 57, Metis Settlements Amendment Act

President Herb Lehr, Vice President Roechelle Gaudet, and Elected Secretary Dorothy Anderson discuss with host, Jessica Vandenberghe, the recent Government of Alberta tabling of Bill 57, Metis Settlements Amendment Act. Watch this discussion to learn more about where things stand as of March 19, 2021.