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Let’s talk about Men’s Cancer

Let’s talk about Men’s Cancer

Author: Colette Elko Health Promotions Alberta Health Services Many men are not comfortable engaging in conversations about their health issues and …

Small Business Week: ‘When you are excited about something and you have a passion for it, it makes it a fun challenge to take on’

Small Business Week: ‘When you are excited about something and you have a passion for it, it makes it a fun challenge to take on’

By Lindsay Ducharme Dan Sorensen is not the type of business owner who watches from the sidelines. In fact, you’d be hard pressed to find a …

Small Business Week: ‘The right team of people makes all the difference,’

Small Business Week: ‘The right team of people makes all the difference,’

By Lindsay Ducharme Campbell’s Music has not only managed to survive in the ever-evolving Wood Buffalo community, they have been thriving as a …

Multiple Sclerosis Mobile Clinic set to happen in Fort McMurray in the fall of 2014

Multiple Sclerosis Mobile Clinic set to happen in Fort McMurray in the fall of 2014

MS Mobile Clinic Plans to Accept Clients and Educate the Community The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is excited to announce their new …

Small Business Week: ‘Doing your research is very important’

Small Business Week: ‘Doing your research is very important’

By Lindsay Ducharme Fort McMurray is known as the land of opportunity for many, with Leslie Powell counting herself among them.  Powell, …

Santa’s Anonymous marking 30th anniversary supporting local families during the holiday season

Santa’s Anonymous marking 30th anniversary supporting local families during the holiday season

By Lindsay Ducharme Santa’s Anonymous, a social profit based out of Father Mercredi High School, is celebrating their 30th anniversary this year …

Budding Artist

Budding Artist

This week our budding artist, grade 11 student from Father Mercredi, Courtney Drever, shows us a glimpse into the things she is grateful for. Those …

Golden Buffalo submits application  for new downtown development

Golden Buffalo submits application for new downtown development

By Lindsay Ducharme On October 8th, Golden Buffalo Development Inc submitted a development permit application for an integrated office, hotel, retail …

Salvation Army celebrates 36 years in Fort McMurray

Salvation Army celebrates 36 years in Fort McMurray

By Becky Benoit When you think of the Salvation Army in Fort McMurray, you most likely think of the many social services the organization provides to …

9th Annual KD Gala will serve up some surprises this year

9th Annual KD Gala will serve up some surprises this year

By Carol Christian The ninth annual KD Gala is shaping up to be night full of family-friendly fun featuring unique events and a few surprises along …


McMurray Musings CONNECTS

What’s your motto?

What’s your motto?

By Theresa Wells Many people have “mottos” or “life lessons” they use as a guiding principle in their life. For most of my life I didn’t have one – certain quotes would resonate with me, but they just didn’t stick as being relevant all the time, in all phases and …

Escaping with zombies

Escaping with zombies

By Theresa Wells I watch television very rarely, and only when I have nothing else to do, which is an unusual state of affairs. In the past month, however, as I found myself recovering from my recent corneal “incident” (as I have come to refer to it) I spent a lot of time on …


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