Archive by category Breaking News

Break news stories and press releases based on happenings taking place in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

MLA Yao settles into new role

MLA Yao settles into new role

By VERNA MURPHY, Connect Contributor It’s been over four months since Tany Yao became the new Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for Fort McMurray-Wood …

Authorities advise to obey traffic signs

Authorities advise to obey traffic signs

By DAWN BOOTH, Connect Weekly With school starting on Monday, the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo’s RCMP Support & Bylaw Services, as well as, the …

RCMP Investigate Fatal Plane Crash

RCMP Investigate Fatal Plane Crash

At approximately 8:08 pm Sunday evening, June 21st, Wood Buffalo Regional Emergency Services received a report of a midair collision involving two small …