Friday , 9 June 2023

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.

30°+ temperatures expected through the weekend

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Lakeland region. An extended period of hot and dry conditions will begin this weekend. The highest temperatures are expected from Sunday through Tuesday.   Maximum daytime highs will be close to 30 degrees which would be 10 to 15 degrees …

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B&R Eckels sold to Mullens Trucking

Sources have confirmed with Lakeland Connect that B&R Eckels was sold to Mullens Group Ltd (Mullens Trucking), with the deal being finalized Friday afternoon. Details on the sale price have not been revealed. An official press release is expected early next week. What this means for Bonnyville and other operations …

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Supporting food security programs in Bonnyville-Cold Lake-St.Paul

Alberta’s government has provided $9.1 million to support the local food banks as they feed families and individuals in need.   In November 2022, Alberta’s government announced that a total of $20 million over two years would be provided to food banks and related food security organizations. This funding was …

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U18 Jags repeat Gold at Female B Provincials

The U18 Jaguars are the Alberta Female B Provincial champions for the second year in a row after an outstanding undefeated run at the provincial playoff tournament. The tournament, once again hosted in Cold Lake, saw six of Alberta’s best compete for the banner. Interestingly enough, the Lakeland Jags would …

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LOCATED: 17 year old Mariah Gladue

UPDATE RCMP are pleased to report tat Mariah Gladue has been located safe. We would like to thank the public and media for their assistance. BACKGROUND Cold Lake RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 17-year-old Mariah Gladue of Cold Lake, Alberta. She was reported missing on March 31, …

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MISSING: 46 year old Aaron Hulland

UPDATE RCMP are pleased to report that Aaron Hulland has been located safe.   BACKGROUND   Cold Lake RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 46-year-old Aaron John Arthur Hulland of Cold Lake, Alberta. He was reported missing on March 29, 2023.   Aaron Hulland was spoken with on March 20, …

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Eagles soars at Women of Influence Awards

Kelly Eagles named Cold Lake’s 2023 Overall Woman of Influence. Photos provided by Images Studios Photographic Arts The Cold Lake Women of Influence Awards were held on March 3rd, at the Cold Lake Ag Society Building. After a two-year hiatus, the awards returned with one of the largest audiences of …

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Bus Cancellations for Friday, February 24, 2023

Due to extreme cold weather some Lakeland area business happened cancelled.   Northern lights public schools have cancelled their Bonnyville and area busses. Schools remain open. Please check your local bus status here:   St. Paul Regional Education Division has cancelled all of their passwords. Schools remain open.   …

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Bus cancellations for Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023

Due to extreme cold a number of Lakeland area busses have been cancelled. Northern Lights Public Schools has cancelled all Bonnyville and area bus routes. Schools remain open. Please check your bus route at   Lakeland Catholic School Division has cancelled some routes. Schools remain open. Please check your …

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