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.

Langridge and Nelson named associate GMs as Pontiacs promote from within

The Bonnyville Pontiacs announced the hiring of two associate general managers on Tuesday. The Yaks hired current staff members in assistant General Manager Neil Langridge and Director of Player Personnel Chad Nelson as associate General Managers for the organization moving forward.  Their shared roles will see Langridge as the associate …

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LCSD survey asks for feedback on how buses run in extreme cold

Parents, students, and those involved with Lakeland Catholic can have their say about whether their bus policy when the temperatures get their coldest is sufficient. LCSD has launched an online survey about their Transportation Inclement Weather Policy, which will run for the next three weeks until May 16.  The main …

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École Notre Dame Elementary principal receives Excellence Award

Lakeland Catholic has named this year’s recipient of an annual award that is meant to recognize outstanding work in Catholic education.   Principal Rachel Reid from École Notre Dame Elementary School received the LCSD Excellence in Catholic Education Award for 2022.  In a press release on Monday, LCSD said the award …

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Lakeland Catholic hands out first ever Support Staff Award

For the first time, Lakeland Catholic will be presenting the LCSD Excellence in Catholic Education Support Staff Award. This year’s recipient is Student Information Systems (SIS) Manager Jojo Policarpio. In a press release, Deputy Superintendent Chantel Axani said the award was created to recognize the efforts of the division’s support …

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Night flying training happening in Cold Lake skies

Cold Lake residents may notice more air traffic in the skies this week. Squadrons from 4 Wing Cold Lake are conducting night flying training over the city starting today until Friday, April 29, the base said in a public service announcement on Monday morning.  4 Wing said the PSA is …

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Lakeland Panthers cap off terrific seasons at Awards Banquet

The Lakeland Panthers AA program put a bow on their 2021-22 season last Tuesday night. At the Glendon Hall, the U11, U13, U15, and U18 clubs handed out their season awards. Teams featured players from across the region, including Bonnyville, Cold Lake, Glendon, Lac La Biche, Plamondon, St. Paul, Myrnam, …

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