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Frog Lake First Nation

Frog Lake
Unincorporated community
Alberta

Coordinates: 53°49′54″N 110°25′00″W / 53.83167°N 110.41667°W / 53.83167; -110.41667

Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
Region Northern Alberta
Census division 12
Municipal district County of St. Paul No. 19
Government
 • Type Unincorporated
Elevation 593 m (1,946 ft)
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC−6)
Postal code T0A 1M0
Area code(s) +1-780
Highways Highway 897
Waterways Frog Lake

Frog Lake is a Cree community approximately 207 km (129 mi) east of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It is located 11 km (6.8 mi) northeast of the Hamlet of Heinsburg and 13 km (8.1 mi) southwest of the Fishing Lake Métis Settlement.

Frog Lake has 2,454 band members as of August, 2007. Frog Lake has a reserve population of approximately 1,000 residing on-reserve.[1]

History

Frog Lake was the scene of the Frog Lake Massacre of which nine white men were killed by Cree Aboriginals on April 2, 1885 in the course of the North West Rebellion.[2]

Band

  • Frog Lake First Nation
  • Frog Lake, Alberta, Canada. T0A 1M0

References

External links

  • Frog Lake Settlement
  • Frog Lake Map

Coordinates: 53°49′53″N 110°24′05″W / 53.83139°N 110.40139°W / 53.83139; -110.40139 (Frog Lake)

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