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.

MISSING: 23-year-old Madison Katrina Payne

Cold Lake RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing 23-year-old person. Madison Katrina Payne (23) was last seen in Cold Lake, AB on July 3, 2022 and is believed to be in the Edmonton, AB or Cold Lake, AB area. Since July 3, 2022 their family …

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Treaty Days introduces new Chief and Council at CLFN

Cold Lake First Nations celebrated Treaty Days this past weekend while introducing the band’s new leadership team. On Friday morning at the kickoff of Treaty Day celebrations, new Chief Kelsey Jacko, and councillors Deion Blackman, Jacinta Janvier, Loretta Angnaluak, Bernice Martial, Eliza Minoose-Flores, and Travis Matchatis were inaugurated into their …

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Pontiacs flip Hennessey to Blackfalds for defenceman and forward

The Bonnyville Pontiacs have acquired defenceman (‘04) Kaiden Bugera and forward (‘03) Kobe Assam from the Blackfalds Bulldogs in exchange for goaltender (‘02) Matthew Hennessey.   Bugera played 43 games with the Bulldogs last season, earning 3 goals and 5 assists, while piling up 49 penalty minutes. Previously, the Calgary native …

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Fort Kent Fire Hall welcomes visitors at grand opening

While there was trials and tribulations throughout the process, it was nothing but celebration on Saturday, as residents got to enjoy the grand opening of the Fort Kent Fire Hall. Firefighters have worked out of the new hall since January, but officially cut the ribbon on the new facility this …

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Oil lease site break-in results in several charges for accused

The Bonnyville RCMP’s investigation into a break-in at an oil company lease site has resulted in several charges. RCMP said on June 16th two suspects broke into a Canadian Natural Resources oil lease site on Range Road 485A several miles north of Glendon and stole a battery and gasoline.   The …

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