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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Police targeting high crime areasFort Saskatchewan RCMP targeted Eastgate Business Park with a crime reduction s
Police targeting high crime areas
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP targeted Eastgate Business Park with a crime reduction strategy and say the initiative has been successful. According to police, Alberta’s Crime Severity Index, which measures the severity of crimes in an area, jumped by 18... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Roller derby finds a homederby girls explained their equipment, their insurance and rental reputations w
Roller derby finds a home
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
derby girls explained their equipment, their insurance and rental reputations with the Town of Bruderheim and the City of Fort Saskatchewan checked out. “We’re relieved, so relieved. It was kind of nerve-racking for a little while, where we... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Coalition tackling homelessnessa shopping cart. She wasn’t sleeping on the streets. She wasn’t panhandling in
Coalition tackling homelessness
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
a shopping cart. She wasn’t sleeping on the streets. She wasn’t panhandling in traffic. But she was homeless and called Fort Saskatchewan home. With everything she owned packed up in a taxi, a woman in her mid-50s was dropped off to Fort... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Unemployment on the riseFort Saskatchewan is feeling the effects of the tough Albertan economy with une
Unemployment on the rise
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan is feeling the effects of the tough Albertan economy with unemployment at a five-year high. Two months after the finalization of the Fort Saskatchewan municipal census, a full breakdown has been released, showing a 5.88 per cent... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Try outs set for Junior A FuryThe Fort Saskatchewan Junior A Fury are hoping for a repeat dominating performa
Try outs set for Junior A Fury
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
The Fort Saskatchewan Junior A Fury are hoping for a repeat dominating performance this coming season. Fury tryouts begin Sept. 5. Following their Alberta Junior Female Hockey League (AJFHL) championship and Western Cup wins last season, the team... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Piranhas capture medley of medalsPiranhas are peaking at just the right moment. The Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas
Piranhas capture medley of medals
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
Piranhas are peaking at just the right moment. The Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas sent swimmers who earned five golds, six silvers, six bronzes, and 74 personal bests across 135 individual swims at the Region C Regional Swim Meet on Aug. 12-14 in... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fury holding conditioning campsand back on to the ice. With the ice recently put back in all Fort arenas, hoc
Fury holding conditioning camps
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
and back on to the ice. With the ice recently put back in all Fort arenas, hockey is gearing up for another season. The Fort Saskatchewan Fury will be holding their conditioning camps for all minor levels from Aug. 22-25. Each level will receive... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Flag football back for season 2The flags are flying again for another football season. The option of flag foo
Flag football back for season 2
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 6 days ago
The flags are flying again for another football season. The option of flag football has returned to Fort Saskatchewan for its second season in a row. Many families have taken a shining to the safe introduction to the sport. “When you pull the flag,... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Dodgers fade after opening win at Westernsnoted. The team picked up four players in an attempt to bolster its starting p
Dodgers fade after opening win at Westerns
Lacombe Globe / Posted 7 days ago
noted. The team picked up four players in an attempt to bolster its starting pitching, including a trio of players from a Fort Saskatchewan Tier-III team. Braun credited his pitchers for giving everything they had, but lamented the fact the team’s... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
RCMP seek missing womanFort Saskatchewan RCMP are asking the public for help in locating 47-year-old W
RCMP seek missing woman
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 9 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are asking the public for help in locating 47-year-old Wanda Alook, who was last seen at a facility in Fort Saskatchewan on Aug. 11. Alook was reported to police as missing by family members who have not had any contact with... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Longtime General named team's new head coachthey still think with their brother beside them. They can’t separate themselves
Longtime General named team's new head coach
Lacombe Globe / Posted 12 days ago
they still think with their brother beside them. They can’t separate themselves,” McInnis explained, noting Brantford and Fort Saskatchewan have tried it in the past. Tobler, for example, played eight games with the Generals in 2011-12, but... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Play mob a hit with kidsUnstructured fun is growing in popularity in the Fort. Families are flocking t
Play mob a hit with kids
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
Unstructured fun is growing in popularity in the Fort. Families are flocking to play mobs organized by the Fort Saskatchewan Families First Society, so much so numbers have almost tripled since 2015 for the third summer. Play mob facilitator and... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Business awards nominations now openRecognizing the best of the best in business. With the Fort Saskatchewan Chamb
Business awards nominations now open
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
Recognizing the best of the best in business. With the Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 32nd Annual Business Awards fast approaching, award nominations are open until early September. Year after year some of the most coveted... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
J.D. McLean Park now openfor that playground, it’s better to just replace it all,” Paddick stated. Ther
J.D. McLean Park now open
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
for that playground, it’s better to just replace it all,” Paddick stated. There is a total of 22 city-owned playgrounds in Fort Saskatchewan with another five owned by Elk Island Public Schools and two owned by Elk Island Catholic... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Elk Island Public renovatingElk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is embarking on a number of large-scale renova
Elk Island Public renovating
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is embarking on a number of large-scale renovations to its Fort Saskatchewan schools in preparation for the 2016/2017 school year. EIPS has about $2 million in project work in Fort Saskatchewan that has already taken... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Junior B Rebels recap successestheir best while increasing their depth. With the RMLL (Rocky Mountain Lacross
Junior B Rebels recap successes
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
their best while increasing their depth. With the RMLL (Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League) draft slotted for February, the Fort Saskatchewan Junior B Rebels are looking to retain their prized possessions on the floor and bring in players who will... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Derby showcase coming to the FortFort Saskatchewan is going to get its first taste of derby action. The Heartla
Derby showcase coming to the Fort
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan is going to get its first taste of derby action. The Heartland Roller Derby Association (HRDA) will be hosting the two-game Pain in the Ashes event with Fort McMurray’s Tar Sand Betties at the Sportsplex on Saturday, Aug. 27. The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Former NHL star Ray Whitney ready to caddie for Canadian Graham DeLaet in Riowhere every person is extremely competitive. He's got no quit in him, that's fo
Former NHL star Ray Whitney ready to caddie for Canadian Graham DeLaet in Rio
Brandon Sun / Posted 15 days ago
where every person is extremely competitive. He's got no quit in him, that's for sure." Whitney, a 44-year-old native of Fort Saskatchewan, Alta., played 1,330 career NHL games before retiring after the 2013-14 season. And for the record, DeLaet... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Everybody should have a hobbyended up being packed in a cardboard box with my other art supplies. I think th
Everybody should have a hobby
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 16 days ago
ended up being packed in a cardboard box with my other art supplies. I think they’re now resting comfortably in a box in my Fort Saskatchewan storage locker. I continue to buy books and art supplies, and have most of them rounded up in two locations... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Odds stacked against police looking to solve murders of vulnerable Edmonton womenlater, upon release from a short stint in prison in High Level, in Northern Alb
Odds stacked against police looking to solve murders of vulnerable Edmonton women
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
later, upon release from a short stint in prison in High Level, in Northern Alberta, Thomas Svekla headed to his sister’s Fort Saskatchewan home, bringing with him a hockey bag he’d retrieved from a derelict truck. He claimed it contained soil and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Probing the mystery of Edmonton’s killing fieldsof human remains. For instance, in April, 1997, Connie Grandinetti, 38, was sho
Probing the mystery of Edmonton’s killing fields
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
of human remains. For instance, in April, 1997, Connie Grandinetti, 38, was shot to death and dumped in a ditch south of Fort Saskatchewan, just kilometres from sites where other women’s remains were discovered that same year. Yet from the outset... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Locals shine at Femsport competitionSeven months of hard work in the gym finally paid off for two-dozen local women
Locals shine at Femsport competition
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Seven months of hard work in the gym finally paid off for two-dozen local women at the Femsport Fort Saskatchewan Challenge on July 23. The determined group of local competitors, who represented Perpetual Fitness in Spruce Grove, competed in the... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Piranhas swim meet a successThe Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas had a stream of success at their home swim meet
Piranhas swim meet a success
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
The Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas had a stream of success at their home swim meet on July 23, fishing out six aggregate medals. Two athletes and one relay team also finished with personal bests. Overall, the club hosted 248 swimmers, with 10 teams from... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
River trails get new signageIt’s just what they signed up for. Members of Fort Saskatchewan City Council,
River trails get new signage
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
It’s just what they signed up for. Members of Fort Saskatchewan City Council, the River Valley Alliance, Shell Scotford and other local representatives joined together on July 29 to celebrate the city’s new directional and interpretive signs... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Midget AA Red Sox seize silverFort Saskatchewan Minor Baseball hosted Tier 3 provincials last weekend and saw
Midget AA Red Sox seize silver
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan Minor Baseball hosted Tier 3 provincials last weekend and saw its Midget AA Red Sox take away silver. Fort Saskatchewan hosted the provincials after diamonds in St. Albert were rained out and deemed unsuitable for play. The Midget... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
High schools get mediocre marksFort Saskatchewan high schools still have lots of room for improvement. After
High schools get mediocre marks
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan high schools still have lots of room for improvement. After the Fraser Institute (FI) ranked 307 high schools across the province, Fort Saskatchewan’s Fort High was in middle of the pack with a 5.8 out of 10 score in 182nd spot for... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
‘Idiot’ shares gift of gabis honing his interviewing and voice skills while carrying out a lifelong dream
‘Idiot’ shares gift of gab
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
is honing his interviewing and voice skills while carrying out a lifelong dream one podcast episode at a time. The Fort Saskatchewan resident, originally from Sudbury, Ont., began his podcast An Idiot’s Thoughts at the beginning of this... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort golfer among top in provinceFort Saskatchewan junior golfer Jarrett Bossert is finding his stride and confi
Fort golfer among top in province
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan junior golfer Jarrett Bossert is finding his stride and confidence. Following a great showing in Camrose and combined with other tournament points, Bossert moved from 55 order of merit points to 210 on July 21. That score put in... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort Christian gets top marks6 students have been hitting the books hard and it’s paying off. Fort Christia
Fort Christian gets top marks
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
6 students have been hitting the books hard and it’s paying off. Fort Christian is ranked the top elementary school in Fort Saskatchewan, according to the latest Fraser Institute (FI) report. Released on July 23, Fort Christian’s report card... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
New officer named for schoolsThere will be a new School Resource Officer in the halls of Fort Saskatchewan’s
New officer named for schools
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 20 days ago
There will be a new School Resource Officer in the halls of Fort Saskatchewan’s schools this September. Const. Suzanne Ahlstrom has been assigned as the Fort Saskatchewan RCMP’s new School Resource Officer, taking the position over from Const.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 3Evangeline Lilly, best known for the TV series "Lost" and for movies like "Real
August 3
KTXS Abilene / Posted 21 days ago
Evangeline Lilly, best known for the TV series "Lost" and for movies like "Real Steel" and "The Hurt Locker," is born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada. 1977: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who has led the Patriots to four Super... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 3Evangeline Lilly, best known for the TV series "Lost" and for movies like "Real
August 3
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
Evangeline Lilly, best known for the TV series "Lost" and for movies like "Real Steel" and "The Hurt Locker," is born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada. 1977: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who has led the Patriots to four Super... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 3Evangeline Lilly, best known for the TV series "Lost" and for movies like "Real
August 3
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 21 days ago
Evangeline Lilly, best known for the TV series "Lost" and for movies like "Real Steel" and "The Hurt Locker," is born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada. 1977: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who has led the Patriots to four Super... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Metro Mayor Alliance address councilis comprised of nine mayors from the region — Spruce Grove, Parkland County, Ed
Metro Mayor Alliance address council
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
is comprised of nine mayors from the region — Spruce Grove, Parkland County, Edmonton, St Albert, Leduc, Leduc County, Fort Saskatchewan, Sturgeon County and Strathcona County. Last fall, the group established an independent panel to offer... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Lacrosse ref makes mark at worldsFort Saskatchewan resident Jon Bennett has never played lacrosse, but that didn
Lacrosse ref makes mark at worlds
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan resident Jon Bennett has never played lacrosse, but that didn’t stop him from being selected as a referee at the Federation of International Lacrosse’s 2016 U19 World Lacrosse Championships. “I get the question a lot, well, why in... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Heartland Racewalk lands Aug. 7Promoting Fort Saskatchewan and junior athletes, one race at a time. The Fort
Heartland Racewalk lands Aug. 7
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
Promoting Fort Saskatchewan and junior athletes, one race at a time. The Fort Saskatchewan Heartland Racewalk Club holds their first Canada-USA Junior Racewalk Match in Fort Saskatchewan in Carscadden Park on Aug. 7 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The event... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
JBF’s Femsport tests female brawn and willtire drags, and tire flips, 107 female participants made up the biggest Femspor
JBF’s Femsport tests female brawn and will
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
tire drags, and tire flips, 107 female participants made up the biggest Femsport contingent to ever be hosted by local Fort Saskatchewan gym, JohnnyB Fitt on Saturday, July 23. “There’s no greater thing than watching a bunch of women get... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
The path to a perfect perogybe sealed inside with the berries before they’re boiled because the dough could
The path to a perfect perogy
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
be sealed inside with the berries before they’re boiled because the dough could crack. Add sugar and cream before serving. Fort Saskatchewan resident Amanda Tapley keenly paid attention to the recipe’s stages. Her husband is a big perogy fan and so... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort drag racer scoops second placeFort Saskatchewan drag racer Kendall Prodaniuk has his eyes on the finish line.
Fort drag racer scoops second place
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan drag racer Kendall Prodaniuk has his eyes on the finish line. The 13-year-old racer recently returned from the Canadian Motorcycle Drag Racing Association’s 2016 Summer Nationals as a runner up. The event took place in Rimby, Alta.... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Man makes off with minivan, debit machineFort Saskatchewan RCMP are investigating the theft of a minivan and a debit mac
Man makes off with minivan, debit machine
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are investigating the theft of a minivan and a debit machine from the Heartland Hotel in Lamont on July 2. According to police, a lone male entered the business at approximately 1:30 p.m. on July 2 and stole a hand-held debit... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Bruderheim renames arenaDec. 29, 2015, Karol was a passionate community member who lived in Bruderheim
Bruderheim renames arena
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
Dec. 29, 2015, Karol was a passionate community member who lived in Bruderheim for 50 years after relocating in 1965 from Fort Saskatchewan (originally born in Rocky Mountain House). She was one of the founding members during the construction of... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Culture programs sold outFort Saskatchewan’s school culture programs are so popular, they’re sold out fo
Culture programs sold out
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 27 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan’s school culture programs are so popular, they’re sold out for 2017. The History Centre program’s 70 dates sold out within half an hour when registration took place in June. “It actually crashed the system because the demand was... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Deadly fentanyl continues to plague Albertasince)... 81 in Calgary 65 in Edmonton 18 in Fort McMurray 21 in Grand Prai
Deadly fentanyl continues to plague Alberta
Calgary Sun / Posted a month ago
since)... 81 in Calgary 65 in Edmonton 18 in Fort McMurray 21 in Grand Prairie 15 in Red Deer 8 in Lethbridge 4 in Fort Saskatchewan 3 in Medicine Hat Communities with fewer than three deaths were not identified for privacy reasons BY... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
RCMP investigating Fort B&EFort Saskatchewan RCMP are investigating a break and enter to McEwans Fuel and
RCMP investigating Fort B&E
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 1 months ago
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are investigating a break and enter to McEwans Fuel and Fertilizer on July 12. Police say the culprits entered the business between 2 and 3:30 a.m. on July 12, stole an undisclosed amount of money and fled in two... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Lamont Grocery Store robbedPolice are asking for the public’s assistance with a break and enter into the L
Lamont Grocery Store robbed
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 1 months ago
Police are asking for the public’s assistance with a break and enter into the Lamont Grocery Store on July 8. Fort Saskatchewan RCMP say they responded to a call for service connected to a break and enter at the Lamont Grocery Store on July 8 at... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Siblings cycle from B.C. to Fort McMurraypassed the mountains and entered into Alberta. “Once we got to the other side
Siblings cycle from B.C. to Fort McMurray
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 1 months ago
passed the mountains and entered into Alberta. “Once we got to the other side of Banff, we had to basically pick it up at Fort Saskatchewan,” she said. “I was actually able to talk them into doing 90 km [a day].” While the Gobeil family doesn’t... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Teepee Creek Stampede a successstop for All-Pro drivers is Red Deer Westerner Days July 20-24. CPRA Unofficia
Teepee Creek Stampede a success
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
stop for All-Pro drivers is Red Deer Westerner Days July 20-24. CPRA Unofficial Rodeo Results: Bareback: Jessey Lannin- Fort Saskatchewan, 82.5 points, $2,187.19 Steer Wrestling: Dustin Walker- Vanscoy, Sask, 3.7 seconds, $2,326.46 Team... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
World Financial Group opens shopFort Saskatchewan’s downtown continues to grow and diversify with the newest ad
World Financial Group opens shop
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 1 months ago
Fort Saskatchewan’s downtown continues to grow and diversify with the newest addition of World Financial Group. Focused on selling investments, insurance and other types of financial products, the brokerage company found a new home in the top level... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Athletes bring 6 medals from Summer GamesFort Saskatchewan athletes unleashed their potential during the Alberta Summer
Athletes bring 6 medals from Summer Games
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 1 months ago
Fort Saskatchewan athletes unleashed their potential during the Alberta Summer Games and attributed four silvers and one bronze to Zone 5’s medal count and a silver for the Zone 6 team from July 14-17 in Leduc. Seventeen-year-old athletics athlete... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Playoff defeat suffered by RebelsIt was over before it even really began. The Fort Saskatchewan Junior B Rebels
Playoff defeat suffered by Rebels
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 1 months ago
It was over before it even really began. The Fort Saskatchewan Junior B Rebels lost in back to back games against the dominant Sherwood Park Titans in the first round of playoffs. But it wasn’t as bad as it could have been, with a close nail-bitter... Read more
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