Saturday , 8 May 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.

Three Lakeland First Nations with active COVID-19 cases

Twenty-four total active cases among Saddle Lake, Kehewin, Whitefish nations. Three Lakeland area First Nations are reporting active cases of COVID-19. Saddle Lake, Kehewin, and Whitefish (Goodfish) have confirmed cases of the virus as of Sunday night with a growing number of infections in the Lakeland. There are now 20 …

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17 active infections of COVID in Saddle Lake

Saddle Lake officials are reporting there are 17 active cases of COVID-19 on the nation with three recoveries on Friday night. Four new cases have been reported in the past 24 hours with the nation’s first three infections recovered. They’ve conducted 903 total tests since September 7, when band officials …

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Fitness equipment stolen from Bonnyville gym

Bonnyville RCMP are asking for any information residents may have about a break-in to a local fitness studio. Hi Energy Fitness was broken into sometime on Tuesday night, RCMP said. Mounties say multiple items were stolen, including fitness equipment, martial arts shoes, clothes and personal objects. Some of the stolen …

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One person wounded in Saddle Lake shooting

St. Paul RCMP have charged two people after a shooting in Saddle Lake last Monday morning. On Sept. 7 at approximately 1:30 a.m., RCMP responded to a report of an adult male that was shot in Saddle Lake. Police arrived and found an adult male victim outside on the driveway …

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Cold Lake dog owners can enjoy new park

Cold Lake dog owners can now access the City’s first off-leash dog park. Located at Imperial Park, just south of the pickleball courts, the park boasts over 45,000 square feet of fenced area for dogs to play, exercise and socialize safely and in a controlled environment. The park is separated …

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Total COVID cases up to 11 in Saddle Lake

Saddle Lake Cree Nation is reporting the total cases of COVID within the community is up to 11 on Wednesday night. This is an increase of three new cases in the past 24 hours. Saddle Lake put a lockdown in place Sept. 7 as the first infection was reported to …

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New Cold Lake signage goes up

The City of Cold Lake has installed updated, colour-coordinated signage in nineteen City parks and public spaces. The new signs will help residents and visitors easily identify City parks and provide a consistent design and theme for all parks in the city. The updated signage features the name of the …

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