Wednesday , 14 April 2021

Meredith Kerr

Meredith Kerr moved to St. Paul for a career in journalism and morning radio in 2014 expecting to stay for six months to a year. Since then, she has put down roots in the form of a husband, a mortgage, two babies, and a poorly behaved dog. She continues to work as a reporter until such time as she finishes her book and becomes fabulously wealthy from the royalties. Meredith also serves as a member at large on the St. Paul Library Board and volunteers as a Beaver leader for the 1st St. Paul Scout Group.

Canadiens vs Clippers game cancelled Tuesday night

Tonight’s hockey game between the St. Paul Jr. B Canadiens and the Lac La Biche Clippers has been cancelled according to the website for the Northeastern Alberta Junior B Hockey League. No reason for the cancellation is given at this point and the date to be rescheduled has yet to …

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Arts Foundation gets help to continue dance in Mallaig

The St. Paul and District Arts Foundation will be receiving $2,000 in funding from the County of St. Paul following a brief discussion at the Nov. 10 council meeting. The foundation had been asked to provide more information about how the previous year’s funds were used, the impact of COVID-19 …

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Regional Tourism Initiative receives funding

The Regional Tourism Initiative Committee will receive funding on a per capita basis from the Town of St. Paul, following a brief discussion and a split vote at the council meeting Monday night. The committee is mandated to develop the St. Paul/Elk Point region as a vibrant tourist centre in …

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County waives fire costs with Frog Lake as show of good faith

The County of St. Paul approved the Fire Protection Agreement signed by Frog Lake First Nation earlier this year. Under the agreement, the County’s fire department based in Elk Point will provide assistance to Frog Lake First Nation for structural fires, motor vehicle accidents, oil and natural gas field fires, …

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Two doctors coming to St. Paul in 2021

Two new doctors are coming to St. Paul in 2021 including a general surgeon and a family physician. The announcement from Alberta Health Services is welcome news to the town where a crisis of care was building following surgeon Dr. Ahmad’s decision to take a position in Cold Lake and …

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Town of St. Paul to make livestream available for three months

A new policy governing the live-streaming of meetings and storage of video records was approved by Town of St. Paul council on Monday night. It was the first council meeting to take place in council chambers since the beginning of the pandemic who socially distanced with additional tables in the …

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Glen Avon School moves to outbreak status

Glen Avon School in St. Paul has been moved to an outbreak status for COVID-19 following a second positive result for an individual there. According to St. Paul Education superintendent Glen Brodziak, two cohorts within the school have been impacted by the positive COVID-19 tests and asked to isolate. He …

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