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From human interest to healthy living, the Connect Weekly features focus on a wide-range of topics written for residents of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

I said, “Beet it”

I said, “Beet it”

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Columist I grew up in a household where canned and pickled food was common, as was wild game. One of my …

Fire, friends & cornbread

Fire, friends & cornbread

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Columnist I had friends over for dinner last week. They were the couple that I stayed with on the night of …

A lighter Sloppy Joe

A lighter Sloppy Joe

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Contributor When I think of sloppy joes, I think of my mom opening a can of store bought sauce and combining …

Updates in the sports community

Updates in the sports community

Catch You on the Rebound By Curtis J. Phillips, Connect Contributor Meeting Len Marcischuk in the fall of 1982, it was soon evident that he was a …

Creamy, spicy and sexy

Creamy, spicy and sexy

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Columnist I really like jalapeño poppers and this dip has all of the elements that make jalapeño poppers so …

Don’t throw out that rhubarb!

Don’t throw out that rhubarb!

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Contributor There was no pivotal rhubarb-related moment from the dusty days of my childhood. In fact, when my …

‘For Team and City’

‘For Team and City’

Catch You on the Rebound By Curtis J. Phillips, Connect Contributor It’s a Sunday evening and Jesse Maddox is out at a local eating establishment for a …

The big return back to school

The big return back to school

From the Editor’s Desk By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly I long anticipated this month. As a mother with now two children attending school, I believed all …

Thailand-inspired turkey burger

Thailand-inspired turkey burger

Definitely Delicious By Terri Windover, Connect Columnist I’m always looking for new ways to dress up what I would otherwise consider a boring burger. …