Monthly Archive

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 9130 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Cody Janzen

Bomb threat at Sherwood Park bank

A man has been arrested after a bomb threat in Sherwood Park.   On Thursday afternoon (Apr.18) around 3:36 p.m., Strathcona County RCMP received a call about a distre... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

More than 200 dead fish removed from dog park pond

City crews had some major cleaning to do this week.   Due to Fort Saskatchewan's West River's Edge dog park pond experiencing winter kill, around 235 dead fish were removed.   ... read more..

Local News
Zach Mueller

Principal clarifies Win Ferguson, RCMP incident

The principal of Win Ferguson Elementary has assured there was no safety risk in Wednesday's (Apr.17) incident.   In an email to parents, principal Lana Lastiwka said a teacher took students ... read more..

Local News
Luke England

City grants $5,000 to Rotary Club for special event

The Rotary Club of Fort Saskatchewan received a boost from the city.   A $5,000 tourism hosting grant was given for the upcoming RCMP Musical Ride this summer.   "It will help offset t... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

Failing to clean up after pets a fineable offense

With the snow gone, evidence of residents not cleaning up after their pets is becoming more clear.   As such, Fort Saskatchewan Municipal Enforcement is asking pet owners to be responsible wi... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Grade 5 students test their science knowledge at Wes Hosford Elementary

A local class got to show off their science and engineering abilities.    Grade 5 students from Wes Hosford Elementary recently tested their skills by building read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

Dow Canada and Families First team up for volunteering in community

Dow Canada and the Fort Saskatchewan Families First Society made a big gesture in celebration of National Volunteer Week (Apr.7-13).   The company hired a corporate volunteer manager, Alana S... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

Update: 13-year-old found

Police have located a missing teen.   Aidan Pearce, 13, was last seen at his house in rural Sturgeon County on Wednesday (Apr.17) at around 9 p.m.     The Morinville RCMP co... read more..

Local News
Zach Mueller

Man facing 21 charges after traffic stop

Two people have been arrested following a high-risk traffic stop.   Around 8:50 p.m. on Thursday (Apr.11), Strathcona County RCMP responded to a 911 complaint of a disturbance invol... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

Local students choose NDP, Jessica Littlewood

The results from the Student Vote program for the 2019 provincial election are in.   Over the past week, about 1,200 schools participated across Alberta, with more than 165,000 elementary and... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

$55,000 reward offered for dangerous murder suspect

Police are asking for the public's help finding Brandon Teixeira.   Teixeira is wanted for first degree murder after the death of 28-year-old Nicholas Khabra in Surrey, B.C. on Sept.6, 2... read more..

Local News
Zach Mueller

Local businesses collab to create new product

It's a match made in heaven.   Nathan Flim, owner of The Fort Distillery, and Daniel Lee, master coffee roaster at Cafe Bench, have joined forces to make an espresso vodka.   While it'... read more..

Local News
Luke England

Alberta selects UCP majority

The United Conservative Party (UCP) have formed a majority government in Alberta.    “Today, we Albertans begin to fight back,” UCP leader and Premier-designate Jason Kenney sa... read more..

Local News
Jasmine Graf

Nate Glubish MLA-elect for Strathcona-Sherwood Park

The Strathcona-Sherwood Park riding will have a new representative.   On Tuesday night (Apr.16), Nate Glubish of the United Conservative Party (UCP) was crowned MLA-elect&... read more..

Local News
Zach Mueller

Sherwood Park chooses UCP's Jordan Walker as MLA-elect

There will be a new face representing Sherwood Park.   On Tuesday night (Apr.16), residents elected United Conservative Party candidate Jordan Walker as the next MLA for the riding.   ... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville picks Armstrong-Homeniuk as MLA-elect

There will be a new party in charge.   Local voters have chosen Jackie Armstrong-Homeniuk from the United Conservative Party (UCP) as the next Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville MLA.   ... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

Dale Nally the MLA-elect for Morinville-St. Albert riding

The United Conservative Party (UCP) has earned their seat in the Morinville-St. Albert riding.   St. Albert resident Dale Nally secured his position as MLA-elect for the area, with 51 ... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Lamont County fire chief shares knowledge in Ukraine

It was a trip he won't soon forget.   David Zayonce, Lamont County's regional fire chief, recently went on a trip to Ukraine to assess fire services and departments.   "It gave read more..

Local News
Zach Mueller

LIVE: Sherwood Park election results

Here are your up to date results for the Sherwood Park riding, according to Elections Alberta.   With 91 out of 93 polls reporting:   *ELECTED* Jordan Walker (United Conservative ... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

LIVE: Strathcona-Sherwood Park election results

Here are your up to date results for the Strathcona-Sherwood Park riding, according to Elections Alberta.   With 79 out of 81 polls reporting:   *ELECTED* Nate Glubish (Unite... read more..

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Administrator

Election 2019: What you need to know today

Here are the details for Election 2019.    Where do I vote?  You can look up your polling station here. Residents can also call 1-877-422-8683 to find their spe... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

Sturgeon County conducting first census in over a decade

It's census time in Sturgeon County.   The census started on Monday (Apr.15) and will run until June 30. Residents will be receiving a letter with a unique PIN code in the mail, whi... read more..

Local News
Hannah Stolz

LIVE: Morinville-St. Albert election results

Here are your up to date election results for the Morinville-St. Albert riding.   With 92 out of 94 polls reporting:     *ELECTED* Dale Nally (United Conservative Party)... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

LIVE: Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville election results

Here are your up to date results for the Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville riding, according to Elections Alberta.   With 94 out of 96 polls reporting:   *ELECTED* Jackie Arm... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Record turnout for advanced polls

Voters aren't missing out on their opportunity to be heard in the provincial election.   From Apr.9-13, Albertans cast over 696,000 advanced ballots, almost triple the number of early vo... read more..

Local News
Dean Thiessen

Victoor family receives 100 Year Farm Award

It was an award a century in the making.   At the Sturgeon Proud Awards Night on Wednesday (Apr.10), members of the community were recognized for their service to the county. The Victoor fami... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Alberta Advantage Party looks to Tamara Krywiak in Morinville-St. Albert

A registered nurse is looking to take over an area MLA role.    Tamara Krywiak from the Alberta Advantage Party is vying for the spot in the Morinville-St. Albert rid... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Update: Power back on in most of Redwater

A major power outage hit Redwater. According to FortisAlberta, 944 customers were without power Monday morning (Apr.15) in the town of around 2,000 people. The power company said a vehicle crashed ... read more..

Local News
Cody Janzen

Police capture man wanted for attempted murder

A man facing attempted murder charges has been arrested.    On Saturday (Apr.13), police arrested 19-year-old Cody Nicholls, who was wanted in connection with a rural area shooting ... read more..

Local News
Administrator

Update: Shell Scotford evacuated

Shell Scotford in Fort Saskatchewan was evacuated on Monday (Apr.15).   At around 8:45 a.m., Shell Canada Limited, along with Strathcona County and Fort Saskatchewan Emergency Services, respo... read more..

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