Tuesday , 5 July 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.

Track and Field zones sees local athletes advance to Provincials

Local track and field athletes are preparing for ASAA Provincials this weekend in Medicine Hat, after northeast zones competition last Wednesday. All competing schools descended upon Bonnyville’s Walsh Field at Ray Scott Park from as far north as Fort McMurray and as far south as Vermilion. Schools received varying degrees …

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Seniors’ Week activities begin June 6

With Seniors’ Week approaching June 6, there is a myriad of activities to get out and enjoy in the Bonnyville and Cold Lake area. In Bonnyville, the Seniors’ Society has a social evening planned on Friday, June 10 at the Drop-In Centre and a pancake breakfast going on Sunday, June …

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ATCO says power to some areas could come back on soon

Some areas of the Lakeland are without power. ATCO reported since roughly 11:30am a power outage in the areas of St. Lina, Mallaig, Glendon, Therien, Franchere, and Bonnyville Beach. ATCO crews are working safely and quickly to restore power, the provider says. There are estimates that power could be back …

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Images: AJSH and ENDHS celebrate Grad 2022

All images provided by Lakeland Catholic School Division.  On Saturday, local Catholic high school students from Assumption in Cold Lake and Notre Dame in Bonnyville celebrated their graduation. The Grade 12 students donned the cap and gown and accepted their diplomas as their Grade 12 year winds into completion. Local …

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Myrnam and Racette School will have new principals in 2022-23

St. Paul Education announced the appointments of two new principals of local schools on Friday. Andrea Austin has been appointed the principal at Racette School for the upcoming school year, while Danielle Eriksen will be the new principal at New Myrnam School/Myrnam Outreach and Home Education Centre. Eriksen currently works …

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Fighter Jets football season begins Saturday at home

Fighter Jets prepare to host the season opener on Saturday afternoon. It’s almost time for the Cold Lake Fighter Jets to take off. The senior football team held its main camp over the weekend, solidifying its roster for the upcoming 2022 Alberta Football League season. While there have been some …

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Air tour brings pilots to Cold Lake from across Alberta

Residents looking to the sky this weekend may notice an increase in personal aircraft flying over Cold Lake. On Saturday, June 4, the Alberta Air Tour makes a stop at the Cold Lake Regional Airport (CEN5), bringing with it over 40 aircraft from across Alberta, including aerobatic, fighter, and racing …

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