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Popular Fort McMurray blogger Theresa Wells shares the stories of her life and the lives of others living in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Stay CONNECTed with her on Twitter @mcmurraymusings and view all her blogs online at www.mcmurraymusings.com

Sending wishes for baby

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Conenct Contributor I am, self admittedly, terrible at baby showers. Don’t get me wrong, as I adore children and …

“Just a teacher”, no such thing

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Contributor This column isn’t about rehashing the recent federal election results. It isn’t about the …

Guard cat on serious duty

Guard cat on serious duty

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist When the water main replacement took over the street in front of my house the past few weeks I …

Where there is smoke

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist This week the Alberta government took a small step, which didn’t generate a lot of media …

Close to the heart

Close to the heart

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist There are always some issues or realities that touch us more than others. The arrows lodge closer …

Climbing a different mountain

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Weekly When I arrive at the pharmacy counter the pharmacist looks distinctly disappointed. “You aren’t …

Minimalize this, or don’t

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist One of my great pleasures, and an annual event I eagerly anticipate in this community, is the …

Safety for our children’s sake

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist Every year it is the same. As the beginning of the school year approaches local officials send …

When is it time to panic?

By THERESA WELLS, Connect Weekly There is something both intriguing and worrisome about being on the media list for the local RCMP. As a member of the media, …