Wednesday , 3 March 2021

Angela Mouly

Angela comes to Lakeland Connect after leaving traditional newspaper where she spent the past four years reporting on community events. Her repertoire includes writing about history, politics, agriculture, sports, entertainment and art. She was the third place recipient of an AWNA General Excellence Award for “Best Front Page” during their 2016 Better Newspaper Competition. Angela has lived in rural Alberta all her life and in Vermilion for the past 15 years. She looks forward to continuing to serve and inform the Lakeland community by joining in people's many adventures and sharing their stories.

Vermilion mayor joins the conversations on restaurant rebellion

Mayor Caroline McAuley weighed in conversations surrounding regional mayors sitting for dine-in meal service in contravention of the public health orders and current restaurant restrictions. “Certainly it is having a huge impact, the businesses are seriously hurting. We had invited MLA Garth Rowswell to our December 16 council meeting and …

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Snow Angel program in Mannville encourages helping neighbours

Mannville-Minburn-Innisfree Family & Community Support Services (M-M-I F.C.S.S) has expanded their ‘Random Acts Of Kindness – Snow Angel Project’ this year as a way to encourage community involvement. Local organizations have stepped up to shovel in the past but this year with Covid, they have welcomed anyone to do a …

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Joining in to support Bell Let’s Talk Day

Vermilion’s Mental Health Conference had speakers share experiences to help. Today Bell Canada is encouraging people to start conversations about mental health and wellness and will donate more towards initiatives across the country as part of their annual ‘Bell Let’s Talk Day.’ They raised $7.7 million for mental health initiatives …

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Vermilion Continuing Care experiencing COVID outbreak

On January 24, Vermilion’s Continuing Care Centre (CCC) was designated with COVID-19 outbreak status. AHS Central Zone’s Senior Communications Advisor, Yolanda Genu, could not confirm how many cases there were or whether they were staff or residents, saying case numbers for outbreaks change rapidly and often. On Tuesday, AHS added …

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Organics collection to begin in Vermilion this spring

The Town of Vermilion’s Director of Planning and Infrastructure, Derek Young, said organics collection is expected to begin in April, with information to be distributed to residents in February. “We are very excited as an administration to be offering an organics recycling opportunity to our residents,” said CAO, George Rogers. …

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