Saturday , 18 September 2021

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.

Burger King’s menu screens smashed, RCMP investigating

Cold Lake RCMP is investigating an incident at Burger King on Tuesday night. There were reports of a suspect striking the drive-thru menu screens with a metal bar, while also smashing the glass out from a nearby vehicle. RCMP said they attended to the scene at roughly 10:00pm Tuesday night, …

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Cold Lake RCMP detachment to lock doors Thursday

Bonnyville’s limited services will continue, while encouraging phone calls and emails first. Cold Lake RCMP is following suit with another local detachment in deciding to lock their doors for the foreseeable future. Effective Thursday, November 19, the front door at the Cold Lake RCMP Detachment will remain locked until further …

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New registries office in Bonnyville could open in February

Bonnyville residents could get a resolution soon to their concerns about the local registry office. Service Alberta has confirmed a successful applicant has been chosen to open a new registry office in town. “The RFP for a new registry agent office in Bonnyville closed in August 2020 and a successful …

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Author Blaise Hunter honoured with national Influencer Award

A local author and motivational speaker has been recognized with a national award. Blaise Hunter is a Women of Inspiration – Influencer award winner this year from the Universal Women’s Network’s virtual awards gala on Saturday, which is presented to the woman who has a global vision coupled with a …

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St. Paul RCMP doors will be locked effective Wednesday

Measures are following enhanced health protocols, the Detachment said on Tuesday. St. Paul RCMP will be locking the front doors to the Detachment on Wednesday, November 18 until further notice. The St. Paul RCMP will still be fully operational and available to meet the needs of the community, the detachment …

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M.D. 2021 budget open house goes virtual Wednesday night

M.D. residents will get the opportunity to see what the 2021 budget looks like virtually on Wednesday. There will be a live presentation of what the M.D. of Bonnyville is proposing financially online after an open house at the Beaver River Fish and Game was cancelled earlier this month due …

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M.D. urging residents to follow COVID-19 health measures

The Municipal District of Bonnyville is encouraging residents to follow the new targeted health measures to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. Alberta Health Services (AHS) released new guidelines late last week in an attempt to protect the healthcare system and avoid more restrictive measures. “For the next two weeks, …

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