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Davidson goes WILD

Davidson goes WILD

Local country musician to compete with Canada’s best up and coming artists By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly Fort McMurray’s country musician …

Canadians come together

Canadians come together

By Brian Jean and Tany Yao Members of Legislative Assembly for Fort McMurray & surrounding areas This Canada Day, we will celebrate 149 years of …

Celebrating the Nation’s Birthday

Celebrating the Nation’s Birthday

The region prepares for historic Canada Day celebration By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly It will be a Canadian birthday celebration to remember. As the …

Women of Inspiration

Women of Inspiration

Twelve local women recognized for community caring and commitment By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly It would have been an afternoon of tea, heartwarming …

Stars of HOPE

Stars of HOPE

Hope is on its way to Fort McMurray on Canada Day By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly Hope – it’s such a small word packed with much meaningfulness. …

The Giants are home

The Giants are home

First home series in Fort McMurray from now until July 1 By Krista Balsom, Fort McMurray Giants The Fort McMurray Giants are proud to announce that …

Back to business

Back to business

Resource Centre offers local businesses one-stop-shop of support By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) …

Survivors’ Guilt?

Survivors’ Guilt?

The Road Less Travelled By Terri Windover, Connect Contributor We’ve all either felt it or read the comments on social media. Maybe your neighbor …

Here to help

Here to help

Canadian Red Cross committed to recovery and rebuild By Amanda Purcell, Canadian Red Cross Since arriving on the ground in Fort McMurray after …

Fort McMurray makes Twitter Canada’s top ten

Fort McMurray makes Twitter Canada’s top ten

Social media platform recognizes RMWB’s use of communication through @RMWoodBuffalo By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly         …


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The Roxburgh

The Roxburgh

Catch you on the rebound By Curtis J. Phillips, Connect Contributor “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius, Chinese philosopher. During the recent Fort McMurray forest fire, the face-and-voice of Doug Roxburgh, in his role …

Home cooking – finally!

Home cooking – finally!

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Contributor So, I’m home at last. Thirty-one days of restaurant eating and I can honestly say that it will be a long time before you see mine or Kevin’s face in one again. Unless it’s for a beer. Let’s face it, beer is …