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Long-time resident, local journalist, and recent Ward 1 candidate, Verna Murphy keeps residents of the Wood Buffalo region informed with local politics – including the agendas of our mayor and city councillors – with her exclusive Connect column: “Connecting Council”.

Weekly meetings to benefit city council

Weekly meetings to benefit city council

By VERNA MURPHY, Connect Weekly With summer break over, council meetings will now be held weekly on Tuesdays, beginning at 6 p.m. The first scheduled meeting …

A breakdown on local governance

By VERNA MURPHY, Connect Columnist The purpose of this community column is to share what our local municipal council does on a regular basis; what their roles …

Snye may have been saved

Snye may have been saved

By VERNA MURPHY, Connect Weekly The Snye Park has opened in time for the 2015 Western Canada Summer Games, and it is nothing less than spectacular. The …