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Proposed cannabis facility in Joesphburg awaits final decision

It’s the final ‘puff’ when it comes to a proposed cannabis facility near Josephburg.

Fort teen wins award for mental health advocacy

A local teen is taking a stand against bullying and mental health.

Long weekend fire bans, restrictions and advisories

A number of fire bans, advisories and restrictions are in place this Victoria Day long weekend.

Kin Family Spray Park opens for the season

The Kin Family Spray Park is now open for the season.

Students explore French culture on immersive trip

Some Strathcona County students recently had a unique opportunity.

Strathcona County seeks opinions with community survey

Strathcona County is looking online to see what residents think of the municipality.

Strathcona County blaze now under control

A northern Strathcona County wildland fire that has been burning since May 12 is now under control.

Fort Saskatchewan RCMP looking for wanted man

Police are looking for a man wanted on multiple warrants.

Pedestrian dead after early morning LRT collision

Edmonton Police Service is investigating after a train struck and killed a pedestrian near Clareview LRT station early this morning (May 18).

Collision west of Bruderheim closes highway

A collision shut down part of Hwy.15 this morning.

Three local bus stops to shut down for six months

Construction is going to get in the way of the Fort Saskatchewan buses, quite literally.

Local cook makes top six in MasterChef Canada

A Sherwood Park chef is one step closer to $100,000.

Gibbons mayor wants more community engagement

More community engagement is on the mind of Gibbons mayor Dan Deck.

Full fire ban issued for Fort Saskatchewan

Dry conditions have forced a full fire ban for Fort Saskatchewan and Strathcona County.

St. André Bessette open house attracts hundreds

The public enjoyed popcorn, a photo booth and more while touring a brand new school in the Fort.

City warns against use of illegal flying lanterns

After hearing from concerned citizens, the city is warning people that the use of flying lanterns, or sky lanterns, is illegal in Alberta.

Missing man found safe

Police have found a missing elderly man.

Shawn Haggarty accepts new role with EICS

Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) has found a temporary superintendent replacement.

Strathcona County fire evacuees return home

It's good news for some families that were too close for comfort.

Sturgeon County council paves way for better roads

Local gravel roads are getting an upgrade.

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