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Festival of Trees raises $595,000

Festival of Trees raises $595,000

By Kiran Malik-Khan, Connect Contributor It’s beginning to look a lot like the holidays. And, with gala season in full swing in Wood Buffalo, there’s much …

Honouring the Heroes

Honouring the Heroes

Rex Murphy speaks at milestone Oilsands banquet By Kiran Malik-Khan, Connect Contributor It was an evening commemorating Wood Buffalo’s collective woe, and …

A man with a lasting impression

A man with a lasting impression

One Opinion By Frances Jean, Connect Contributor Over many years we meet outstanding people; people who make a difference in the lives of others and leave a …

Annual Christmas Kettle Drive is underway

Annual Christmas Kettle Drive is underway

By Carol Christian, Connect Contributor While it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around the city, another bright red stalwart of the holiday season …

Residents explore the Christmas store

Residents explore the Christmas store

Heritage Village’s annual festive shop now open By Carol Christian, Connect Contributor There may not be any snow on the ground – which some may say …

Four Decades of Golden

Four Decades of Golden

Local seniors’ society celebrates 40 years By Kiran Malik-Khan, Connect Contributor Did you know the Fort McMurray Golden Years Society’s first home was …

Winter of our discontent

Winter of our discontent

The Road Less Travelled By Terri Windover, Connect Columnist As my friends know, I am usually in the midst of planning one epic adventure after another. Road …