Wednesday , 30 November 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.

SPCA Receives $3600 from Ducharme’s Monster Truck Charity Event

The Bonnyville and District SPCA earned a total of $3660 from a charity barbeque at Ducharme Motors yesterday. A monster truck demonstration thrilled the crowd of 600 people or so who attended throughout the barbeque. The money is timely for the non-profit, as they are requesting long-term sustainable funding from …

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Girl Guides Looking For a New Leader

Image: At the Girl Guides winter camp, Mayor Gene Sobolewski sings Christmas carols and accepts donations for Santa’s elves. The Bonnyville Girl Guides are looking for a new leader this year and are appealing to the public for help. “We really need a guide leader this year,” said Leila Brosseau, …

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Two Females Arrested After Stealing RCMP Vehicle

Two females were arrested after stealing an RCMP bait vehicle, on Aug. 1. They were found to have cannabis, hash, meth, and prescription drugs in their possession. Both women were on conditions from charges they were already facing. 31 year old, Danielle Wilkins from Cold Lake, and 30 year old, …

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St. Paul Raises Treaty Six Flag

Treaty Six, signed between the Indigenous people and European settlers that covers vast territory in Alberta and Saskatchewan, had its 142nd anniversary of its original signing in Fort Carlton on Thursday. That morning, St. Paul held a traditional Indigenous ceremony to raise the Treaty Six flag. It is meant to …

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Notices of Development Permits – Town of Bonnyville

NOTICES OF DEVELOPMENT PERMITS Permit Number: 035035-18-D0104 Applicant Customer Name: CENTRE SUITE INNS Development Description:  Installation of a Temporary Portable Sign Permit Property [2]:  5316 50 AVE, Lot: A Block: 10 Plan: 1624KS Date of Issuance: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 — Permit Number: 035035-18-D0103 Applicant Customer Name: BONNYVILLE 4X4 CLUB Development Description: Excavation …

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Bonnyville Swimming Pool Closure

BONNYVILLE SWIMMING POOL CLOSURE Please be advised that the Pool will be closed August 29-31 for staff training and maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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What’s Happening at the Library

What’s Happening @ the Library? Regular Programming starts back up in September Story Time – Begins September 12 Story Time is every Wednesday morning at 9:15 OR 10:30 Share in stories, songs, and a craft. Suggested age level is 3-5 years. Rhyme Time – Begins September 13 Rhyme Time is …

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Energy Centre Expansions Are Complete

Cold Lake is gearing up for hockey season as the expansion to the Energy Centre is complete. The new arena at the Cold Lake Energy Centre is scheduled to start developing ice next week, with an official facility opening in the near future, said a press release Thursday. “We’re planning …

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