Saturday , 19 June 2021

Arthur C. Green

Arthur C. Green is from Whitbourne Newfoundland and graduated from the CNA Journalism Program. Arthur also studied Business Marketing and Political Science at Memorial University in Essex England and St. John's Newfoundland. Green has worked for such organizations as CBC, CBC Radio, NTV, Saltwire, Great West Media, CKLB Radio, Vista Radio, and Postmedia. He also loves Jiggs Dinner!

New Principal for H.E. Bourgoin Middle School

The Northern Lights Public Schools has announced that Tracy Casselman has been appointed Principal of H.E. Bourgoin Middle School for the 2021-2022 school year. “Tracy is deeply committed to engaging students and staff in learning, and to building strong relationships with everyone in the school community to create a positive …

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Sign war continues in Bonnyville

The Bonnyville sign war between two 50 Ave businesses continues this week. A new sign was posted yesterday by Mr. Mikes Steakhouse Causal which read  “Your wine selection is so bad we had to make our own. Hello little doe.” Sonny’s Liquor was quick to fire back with a sign that …

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The Town of Bonnyville declares June as Recreation and Parks Month

The Town of Bonnyville has declared June as Recreation and Parks Month. Mayor of Bonnyville, Gene Sobolewski, made it official with a proclamation at this past week’s council meeting. “Now, Therefore be it Resolved, that the Alberta Recreation and Parks Association (ARPA) does hereby proclaim that June, which witnesses the …

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Protecting Albertans’ energy resources

Alberta’s government has tabled legislation to further protect Albertans’ interests in the energy resources they own. The Preserving Canada’s Economic Prosperity Act would replace the previous act with the same name and provide the Minister of Energy the authority to restrict the export of crude oil and natural gas from …

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Town of Bonnyville gifting local gift cards to grads

The Town of Bonnyville is spreading the love to High school graduates this year with gift cards which they will purchase from local businesses. In the past, the Town of Bonnyville handed out cards that were signed by the Mayor, but this year they will include a bonus for graduating …

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Federal Indian Day School Community Support Sessions scheduled for Saddle Lake 

The Federal Indian Day School Community Support Sessions will take place in  Saddle Lake at Saddle Lake Seniors Centre, from June 2 to June 3 to help community members navigate the Claims Process.       On March 12, 2019, a nation-wide class action lawsuit settlement against Canada was announced to provide compensation for people who endured harm while attending federally run Indian Day Schools across the country.     Former Indian …

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Additional relief for Alberta’s tourism industry

It’s tourism week in Alberta. Alberta’s tourism industry is a major part of our economy and has been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. Tourism businesses are mostly local small businesses that provide good jobs in our communities and inject billions of dollars a year into our economy. Alberta’s government …

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