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Nov 9, 2015 at 11:01 am in Community by nick.bernard

Petro Canada ( Fort McKay) Tuesday, November 24th 10A-2P Northstar Ford Thursday, November 26th 1P-5P Boomtown Casino Pokerface Grand Prize Party Thursday, November 26th 7P-9P Christmas Show & Market (MacDonald Island) Friday, November 27th   1P-9P Saturday November Read more >


Former Father Merc teacher raising awareness about Lung Cancer

Nov 25, 2015 at 5:50 pm in Community, News by Sarah Anderson

(Photo Courtesy  During Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a former teacher at Father Mercredi High School who is battling the illness is working to change the face of it and to teach people that anyone who Read more >

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Aboriginals far more likely to die violently than other Canadians

Nov 25, 2015 at 5:31 pm in News by Sarah Anderson

By Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press  TORONTO – Canada’s aboriginals were far more likely to die violently than other Canadians in 2014, with aboriginal men at greater risk than women, Statistics Canada reported on Wednesday. Aboriginals Read more >


Local MLAs to host Christmas Reception

Nov 25, 2015 at 3:13 pm in Community, News by Sarah Anderson

Local MLAs Brian Jean, Fort McMurray-Conklin, and Tany Yao, Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo are hosting a Christmas Reception for the entire community. The reception is to be held Wednesday, December 9 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jean Read more >


Art About Art coming to Mac Island

Nov 25, 2015 at 1:47 pm in Community, News by Sarah Anderson

A new exhibition is set to open at the MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery, but this time it’s art made by local students that will be on display. Art About Art features the work of students Read more >


Stolen pickup found burnt

Nov 25, 2015 at 11:05 am in News by Bradley Karp

Mounties are looking into the case of a stolen truck found on fire on the Abasand trails behind 201 Abasand Drive last night. The Wood Buffalo RCMP says it was called to the scene of the Read more >