Wabasca-Demarais is named for the name “Wabasca” from the Cree word “wapuskau” meaning “white rapid” on the Wabasca River and for Father Alphonse Demarais, who was the first missionary in the area.
Location: Wabasca-Demarais is located in the north central part of the Province.
Judicial District: Peace River Judicial District
Courthouse – Wabasca-Demarais
Location: 867 Stony Point Road
Description: The building faces west and is a one story structure. The building houses the Provincial Court.
See: Within the Peace River Judicial District is the Court of Queens Bench and Provincial Court at Peace River and Provincial Court Courthouses at Fairview, Falher, Fort Vermilion, High Prairie, Red Earth Creek and Slave Lake.