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Bergmann Piano Concert Duo coming to Keyano Theatre November 9th

Bergmann Piano Concert Duo coming to Keyano Theatre November 9th

By Lindsay Ducharme Musicians, like most artists, are most comfortable creating their art with their own tools and instruments. While pianists are …

Inaugural Film Fear Junior to screen a classic

Inaugural Film Fear Junior to screen a classic

By Lindsay Ducharme Halloween is just around the corner, but before the trick or treaters descend on the region, the Fort McMurray Film Makers …

Budding Artist

Budding Artist

Our grade 8 Budding Artist, Rocelle Acomodar from Father Mercredi School, takes us behind the scenes in photography class this week! Photography …

$127 million Shell Place expansion at MacDonald Island makes strides towards completion

$127 million Shell Place expansion at MacDonald Island makes strides towards completion

By Lindsay Ducharme Excitement surrounding Shell Place, the $127 million expansion of MacDonald Island, is building as the facility makes strides …

Tires 4 Tots campaign to run until end of October

Tires 4 Tots campaign to run until end of October

By Lindsay Ducharme MXC Automotive Services has always been a force in the community, with community involvement and charitable donations as much a …

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, …


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Science fairs: not just for kids

Science fairs: not just for kids

By Theresa Wells There aren’t many words that throw me into a state of trepidation similar to the kind experienced at the dentist’s office just prior to a root canal. In fact there are very few, but there is one two-word combination that does it every time. The two words are …

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 …


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