Sunday , 4 December 2022

Jena Colbourne

Jena Colbourne is the owner of Connected Media Inc. o/a Lakeland Connect. As a founding member of the Lakeland Connect team, Jena oversees the content creation of the website and its social media presence. Armed with a marketing, management and communications background Jena enjoys the creative aspects of Lakeland Connect, as such she is able to navigate the online world with ease.

Bus cancellations for December 2, 2022

Due to extreme cold, buses for several Lakeland area schools have been cancelled for December 2, 2022. School remain open for all divisions.   All St. Paul Regional School Division buses have been cancelled.   Northern Lights Public Schools have cancelled a number of buses, included its Bonnyville routes. Please …

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Structure fire in St. Paul nonintentionally started by child

Following an investigation into the fire that occurred on November 24, 2022, it has been concluded the fire was set by a child in the suite. “It appears that a child was using an incendiary device, resulting in combustible material catching fire, with the fire getting out of hand very …

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Cold Lake woman win a cool million

On the afternoon of October 21, Sandra Gardner stopped at the 7-Eleven at 5202 55A Street in Cold Lake and picked up her tickets for that night’s Lotto Max draw. A few days later, Gardner scanned her ticket using the Lotto spot app and discovered that she was about to …

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New floor to bring new possibilities to Elk Point Curling Rink

The rocks are going to sail smoothly across the newly installed floor at the Elk Point Curling Rink this winter thanks to community volunteers and a $125,000 Community Facility Enhancement Grant (CFEP) that has allowed the club to install new concrete flooring. Treasurer for the club, Joanne Warawa said the …

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M.D. Peace Office acquitted of careless driving charges

On October 21, 2022, a Municipal District of Bonnyville Peace Officer was acquitted of careless driving. The officer was charged following a fatal accident in Ardmore in August 2021. The Peace Officer had attempted to pull over a vehicle for a traffic safety violation. The car failed to stop for the …

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