Thursday , 17 June 2021


MD of Bonnyville Committee Highlights June 2 and 16

Speed Limit Review – Municipal District of Bonnyville Council agreed to reduce the speed limit in all subdivisions and hamlets to 40 km/h from 50 km/h. Council directed Administration to come back to Council with a comprehensive map outlining the paved and gravel roads to be increased or decreased from …

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Free Compost Days in Cold Lake nearing an end for 2021

The City of Cold Lake is getting ready to wrap up another successful Compost Days program, but there is still compost material left for those who need some. “This is a great program that has excellent buy-in from the public in both providing organics for composting as well as the …

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Grants for youth gang prevention available

Alberta communities can now apply for grants to prevent youth involvement in gangs. The Community Mobilization Grant will allow communities to develop plans that help stop youth from getting involved in gangs and support youth who want to leave gangs. “Gang violence has no place in our communities,” Kaycee Madu, …

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Travel prizes added to Open for Summer Lottery

Albertans who get fully vaccinated with two doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccine now have a chance to win vacation packages and other travel prizes from WestJet and Air Canada. Along with three draws for $1 million each, Alberta’s Open for Summer Lottery will now offer an additional 40 travel-related …

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Elk Point RCMP investigate fatal collision

There has been a serious accident which has claimed two lives. On June 15, at approximately 11:30 p.m., the Elk Point RCMP received a 911 call of a disturbance and possible explosion on Highway 897 on Frog Lake First Nations. Elk Point RCMP attended and located a serious head on …

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