Monday , 6 July 2020

Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connect Media. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.

C2 set to re-open on Monday, Energy Centre ammenities soon

The Bonnyville and District Centennial Centre is set to re-open on Monday with some changes from their regular operations. Change rooms will be unavailable at the C2 and for hot spot times at the Wellness Centre there is a limit of 15 guests. From 6:00am-8:00am and 5:00pm-8:00pm, spots at the …

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M.D. of Bonnyville Council Highlights June 3 and 10

MUNICIPAL DISTRICT BONNYVILLE NO. 87 COMMITTEE AND COUNCIL HIGHLIGHTS June 3 and 10, 2020 Keeping you informed of the services, business and development that affect YOU! Council Approves 2019 Consolidated Financial Statements Council approved the 2019 Consolidated Financial Statements. Auditors, Metrix Group LLP, gave the M.D. a clean report for …

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Bonnyville lifts water advisory

The Town of Bonnyville lifted their water advisory on Thursday morning. Residents were asked since Tuesday afternoon to limit their non-essential water use after a mechanical failure at the Water Treatment Plant. Mayor Gene Sobolewski said it was equipment that lowers the pH of the water that failed. “We’re having …

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Elizabeth Metis Settlement lifts state of local emergency

Elizabeth Metis Settlement has lifted their local state of emergency on Wednesday morning. Approximately 130 families are now allowed to return to the community after being evacuated on Monday evening as the lone remaining entryway into Elizabeth was under threat of being washed out. Chairperson Irene Zimmer said on Monday …

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St. Paul para-athlete makes Team Canada

Delani Hulme-Lawrence is advancing up the national ranks in the para sailing world. Image credit: Taylor Roades.  St. Paul native Delani Hulme-Lawrence has been named to Team Canada’s Sailing Development Squad after a competition at the Para World Sailing Championship in Spain last year. She finished as the second female …

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Bonnyville residents asked to limit non-essential water usage

Bonnyville residents are being asked to limit their non-essential water usage on Tuesday afternoon. In a press release, the Town said the reason is because of a mechanical failure at Bonnyville’s Water Treatment Plant. The plant is operating at 50 per cent capacity. If the advisory continues until late Wednesday, …

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LOCATED: 28-year-old Alicia Cardinal

Alicia Cardinal Image credit: St. Paul RCMP. BACKGROUND Alicia Cardinal has been located safe. St. Paul RCMP would like to thank the public and media for their assistance. UPDATE St. Paul RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 28-year-old Alicia Cardinal. Cardinal was reported missing on Monday and it …

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