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Jun 1, 2015 at 12:01 am in Community by nick.bernard

Tuesday, September 29th Northstar Ford 1P-5P Saturday, October 3rd R.M.W.B. Fire Prevention Day (MacDonald Island Park) 11A-3P Sunday October 4th Gail Bibeau Open House (161 Trillium) 1P-5P  


AUDIO & RECAP: Canucks shutout MOB 3-0

Oct 11, 2015 at 10:45 am in Sports by Bradley Karp

Tom Keca talks about the Oil Barons loss to the Canucks on Oct. 11, 2015. Post-game interview – Oct. 11, 2015 – Keca by Bradley Karp on Mixcloud The Calgary Canucks rode into Fort McMurray the Read more >


AUDIO & RECAP: A curse lifted; MOB win 5-4 in OT over Dragons

Oct 10, 2015 at 12:21 pm in News by Bradley Karp

Tyler Dea joined Bradley Karp and Taylor Pope on the ROCK 97.9 post-game show following the MOB’s 5-4 overtime win over Drumheller. Post-game interview – Oct. 9, 2015 – Tyler Dea by Bradley Karp on Mixcloud Read more >


Winter maintenance zones start next week

Oct 9, 2015 at 2:38 pm in News by Sarah Anderson

Winter maintenance zones come into effect starting next Thursday. The zones are the rolling “no-parking” days the RMWB is using to control snow cleanup in Fort McMurray. Each neighbourhood has a different day where on-street parking Read more >


Janvier stabbing sends one to hospital Tuesday

Oct 9, 2015 at 12:44 pm in Crime, News by Sarah Anderson

A stabbing on the Chipeywan Prairie Dene First Nation in Janvier sent one man to hospital and another man to jail on Tuesday just before 7 p.m. RCMP say the 26-year-old victim suffered a stab wound Read more >


Yurdiga absent from all debates to date

Oct 9, 2015 at 12:23 pm in News, politics by Sarah Anderson

(Photo Supplied: Fort McMurray-Athabasca MP David Yurdiga. June 16, 2014).  Incumbant MP David Yurdiga’s streak of skipping out on debates continued this week as he was absent at yet another all-candidates debate. This one was in Read more >

(Photo Supplied: Fort McMurray-Athabasca MP David Yurdiga. June 16, 2014).