Sunday , 4 December 2022

Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. 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.

M.D. passed 2023 Budget with two per cent tax increase

M.D. of Bonnyville residents will see a tax increase, as the council passed the operating and capital budget for 2023 last week.  At last Wednesday’s Nov. 23rd council meeting, council passed the interim budgets, after deliberating during Committee of the Whole meetings the previous week.  Council also approved a two …

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Three people face various charges after stolen vehicle found

Three people are facing over 25 charges after a stolen vehicle investigation. On Tuesday, Nov. 22, just past 9:00pm, Cold Lake RCMP got information on where a stolen vehicle was. It was originally stolen from a residence on Cold Lake First Nations the day before. Police went to CLFN and …

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City of Cold Lake begins issuing 2023 pet licences

The City of Cold Lake will begin to issue 2023 pet licences at City Hall and online today.   There will be no charge for 2023 Cold Lake pet licences as the City transitions to operating the municipal animal control services out of the new Animal Care and Control Centre, located …

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Water main break sees areas of Elk Point without water

Elk Point residents are being notified about a water main break in the town on Friday morning. This affects the area of 46 Street and 51 Avenue. While the water main is being repaired, the whole industrial section east of Highway 41 from Railway Avenue to 54th Avenue will be …

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Temporary ED closure in Cold Lake overnight

The Cold Lake Healthcare Centre Emergency Department (ED) will be temporarily without on-site physician coverage overnight. This will affect the hours from 11:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23 to 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 24. Nursing staff will remain on-site in the ED providing triage and assessments, and referrals for …

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