Pelican Narrows, as with many other northern communities is comprised of a municipality side and First Nation side. The community is located km.
Schoolchildren were sent away for a of years. The community is accessible, from Prince Albert, by the paved highways of 55 and with 50 kms of gravel on secondary highway Schoolchildren were sent away to Residential Schools for a of years.
If you have feedback regarding this entry please fill out our feedback form. Summer camps where women and children stayed were established, while the men travelled to Hudson Bay to trade furs.
Over the past of years the community has experienced an increase in vandalism, break-ins, and arson to homes and facilities in the community. The community residents rarely recognize this division as family ties and relationships are strong throughout the entire community. Roman Catholic missionaries were traversing the area from the midth century and established a permanent mission in The community remains critically short of houses.
History[ edit ] The Cree settlement dates from at least Anglican missionaries arrived in the late s Pelicna built a church in Prlican Angelique Canada Free goth dating Center .
Roman Catholic missionaries were traversing the area from the mids and established a permanent mission in The largest employer in the community is the Band itself through programs such as the Band schools, Health Center, Band office, and Child and Family Services. David McLennan.
Oral history places the Cree at the site around Adequate housing for community residents, as in many other communities, remains a major concern and problem for the community. There are houses, on reserve, in Pelican Narrows.
It was an area of trade for the Hudson's Bay and North West companies. Other employers include the Provincial Government who offers seasonal jobs through Forest Fire Management.
Pelican Narrows is the administrative centre for the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation and the majority of the townsite is reserve land. These centers offer amenities such as shopping WalMart, Canadian Tiremedical care and entertainment. Inan all-weather road was built into the community and other services followed.
The services available in the community of Pelican Narrows are as follows: a Primary Care Angelique Canada nursing station and a 24 hour ambulance service, Carolina WV adult personals detachment of 15 officers, a gas station, two grocery store, one restaurant, a water base for fixed wing aircraft, youth center, two churches and two schools that provide education from K and mature student education programs.
The average house has three bedrooms and the average occupancy rate for each house is 7. The community is situated near the narrows that Mirond and Pelican Pelicab which lie between the Sturgeon-Weir and Churchill River systems. Inan all-weather road was built into the community and other services followed.