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Santa Claus is coming

Santa Claus is coming

RMWB calls out for parade float registration By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly The annual Fort McMurray Christmas celebrations are just over a month away and …

Calling on snow angels

Calling on snow angels

Volunteers needed to shovel walkways By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly The seasonal Snow Angel program is underway and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo …

New art program for youth

New art program for youth

Workshops will bring students to MacIsland By Dawn Booth, Connect Weekly A new installment is enriching creativity in our youth and connecting them to public …

The Real Hero

The Real Hero

One Opinion By Frances Jean, Connect Contributor Our main street honours a nineteenth century explorer, Sir John Franklin. For many years he was hailed as the …

Seniors’ Wellness Expo a hit!

Seniors’ Wellness Expo a hit!

By Kiran Malik-Khan, Connect Contributor It was a mini tradeshow for seniors, and it was a hit! The inaugural Seniors’ Wellness Expo was held at the Golden …

Laughter – the best medicine

Laughter – the best medicine

Local artists to host Fort McMurray’s first Spamedy Show By Hanna Fridhed, Connect Contributor As Renee Manners, a skilled local painter and artist, was …