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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
City launches grants programIf you’re holding an event in Fort Saskatchewan that shines a light on the city
City launches grants program
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 3 hours ago
If you’re holding an event in Fort Saskatchewan that shines a light on the city, you may be eligible for a helping hand. The City of Fort Saskatchewan is once again holding its pilot community grants program, which hands out up to $5,000 in grant... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Hospice moves forwardThere is also a lot of great healing that takes place in nature so maybe there’
Hospice moves forward
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 3 hours ago
There is also a lot of great healing that takes place in nature so maybe there’s a location a few kilometres outside of Fort Saskatchewan, but not too far,” Riendeau said. “We haven’t closed any doors yet. When the times comes, we will look at... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Canada Day marshals selectedMembers of The Fort Saskatchewan Kinsmen have been named as honourary marshals
Canada Day marshals selected
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 3 hours ago
Members of The Fort Saskatchewan Kinsmen have been named as honourary marshals for this year’s Canada Day Parade. The club was chartered in 1969 and has fundraised and volunteered in the Fort for more than 40 years, but quietly folded within the... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Habitat seeking 16 familiesHabitat for Humanity (HFH) is seeking 16 Fort Saskatchewan families to call the
Habitat seeking 16 families
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 3 hours ago
Habitat for Humanity (HFH) is seeking 16 Fort Saskatchewan families to call the next Habitat 16-unit build in Sienna home sweet home. Beginning this summer, eight duplexes will be constructed along Canyon Road and Sienna Boulevard for Habitat... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
July 21 golf tourney to benefit hospitalThe Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital Foundation is hoping their annual golf
July 21 golf tourney to benefit hospital
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 3 hours ago
The Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital Foundation is hoping their annual golf tournament will be par for the course in light of recent provincial economic challenges. The foundation holds their golf tournament on July 21 at Fort In View Golf... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Piranhas see progress in ProvostThe Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas sunk their teeth into the Provost swim meet last
Piranhas see progress in Provost
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 5 hours ago
The Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas sunk their teeth into the Provost swim meet last weekend and returned with 10 personal bests. The club sent Sawyer and Sydney Bylsma, Breanna Carriere and Meghan Gavigan to the Provost Piranhas Swim Meet on June 25,... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Charity festival a first for FortWith less than three months away, excitement surrounding the first of its kind
Charity festival a first for Fort
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 5 hours ago
With less than three months away, excitement surrounding the first of its kind charity music festival in Fort Saskatchewan is building. Joe Nolan and Jenie Thai, Danny Michel, and The Elwins will take the Shell Theatre stage for the Fort... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Rebels revel after series winregular season series 3-1 on the weekend. After taking command late in the gam
Rebels revel after series win
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 5 hours ago
regular season series 3-1 on the weekend. After taking command late in the game on Saturday, June 25, the Tier 1 Junior B Fort Saskatchewan Rebels clawed back from trailing 4-6 and came out with a 10-8 win over St. Albert. “They were leading the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta electoral reform left on the tablereform is just one of many topics being reviewed. “Right now, there has not be
Alberta electoral reform left on the table
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
reform is just one of many topics being reviewed. “Right now, there has not been any decisions made about that,” said the Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville MLA. “When I talk to my constituents, what they’re most interested in is getting big money out... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Library on ‘leading edge’ of techup 81 per cent (673 so far for 2016, and 371 in 2015). “We’re very excited tha
Library on ‘leading edge’ of tech
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
up 81 per cent (673 so far for 2016, and 371 in 2015). “We’re very excited that our library is now a barrier-free place,” Fort Saskatchewan Public Library (FSPL) chair Morgan Northey told city council on June 14. “If anyone wasn’t able to afford... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Wage hike sparks angerLocal NDP MLAs came to listen and they got an earful. Fort Saskatchewan-Vegrev
Wage hike sparks anger
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
Local NDP MLAs came to listen and they got an earful. Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville Jessica Littlewood MLA and Strathcona-Sherwood Park MLA Estefenia Cortes-Vargas listened to local business impacts of the impending minimum wage increase during an... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort in top 5 for lightning strikesThey say lightning doesn’t strike the same spot twice, but apparently it’s fair
Fort in top 5 for lightning strikes
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
They say lightning doesn’t strike the same spot twice, but apparently it’s fairly fond of Fort Saskatchewan. FortisAlberta has compiled a top 10 list for areas with the most lightning strikes in their territory, and Fort Saskatcheawn comes in fourth... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Scrappers pilot tells tale of healingEdmonton area, including Buck’s Auto Parts Yard just north of Sherwood Park. It
Scrappers pilot tells tale of healing
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
Edmonton area, including Buck’s Auto Parts Yard just north of Sherwood Park. It’s directed by Gilbert Allan and includes Fort Saskatchewan resident Darren Dahlseide who worked as a talent wrangler, production assistant and actor. Scrappers is... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Park honours policing pioneers“It’s something we’re very proud of. We’re very pleased and very happy.” Coun.
Park honours policing pioneers
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
“It’s something we’re very proud of. We’re very pleased and very happy.” Coun. Frank Garritsen said law and order is how Fort Saskatchewan came to be. “Having worked in the provincial jail for 28 years as well, this is a huge part of Fort... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
JDRF TELUS Walk kicks off June 26for it as JDRF does,” Liam said. It helps that the walk takes place on his bir
JDRF TELUS Walk kicks off June 26
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
for it as JDRF does,” Liam said. It helps that the walk takes place on his birthday. The walk is in its sixth year in Fort Saskatchewan and takes place in communities nationwide. Their national goal is $7 million. JDRF Canada raises money for... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Wrestler to train like an Italian Stallion“Ciao” will soon be added to Fort Saskatchewan wrestler Samantha Thorson’s voca
Wrestler to train like an Italian Stallion
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
“Ciao” will soon be added to Fort Saskatchewan wrestler Samantha Thorson’s vocabulary as she will be one of 17 females from Alberta destined for an Italian training camp next month. Fourteen countries, including Canada, Spain, France, Finland,... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Rebels fall flat against Red DeerEven though it’s summer, the Rebels just got snowballed. The Fort Saskatchewan
Rebels fall flat against Red Deer
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
Even though it’s summer, the Rebels just got snowballed. The Fort Saskatchewan Tier 1 Junior B lacrosse team just couldn’t keep up with Red Deer’s momentum and felt the full cumulative effect of a 13-6 loss on Saturday, June 18. “We were just flat.... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Piranhas off to promising startJust keep swimming. The Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas Swim Club saw 107 personal
Piranhas off to promising start
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 7 days ago
Just keep swimming. The Fort Saskatchewan Piranhas Swim Club saw 107 personal bests in 154 individual events during the Millennium Marlins and Derrick Devil-Rays Invitational swim meet in Sherwood Park on Saturday, June 18. “That’s probably the... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
RCMP investigating assault with knifeFort Saskatchewan RCMP are searching for two men accused of asking a citizen fo
RCMP investigating assault with knife
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 13 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are searching for two men accused of asking a citizen for a cigarette and then slashing him with a knife. Police responded to a 911 call reporting an assault with a knife in a green space in the Woodsmere Close and Woodcrest... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Cross-province concertsHorizon Stage theatre manager. There will be three concerts held on the same d
Cross-province concerts
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Horizon Stage theatre manager. There will be three concerts held on the same day across the province, in Drayton Valley, Fort Saskatchewan and Stony Plain. “We are calling ourselves the second wave of support, because Fort McMurray residents... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Country singer headlining Canada DayFort Saskatchewan is going country to celebrate Canada’s 149th birthday. Saska
Country singer headlining Canada Day
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan is going country to celebrate Canada’s 149th birthday. Saskatchewan-born Codie Prevost will headline this year’s Canada Day entertainment on July 1. Prevost has a long list of accolades and includes the reigning Saskatchewan Music... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Habitat fundraiser takes place June 18Humanity) has going on the area, I thought let’s see if we can amplify it a lit
Habitat fundraiser takes place June 18
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
Humanity) has going on the area, I thought let’s see if we can amplify it a little bit,” she said. She said she’s hoping Fort Saskatchewan residents will attend the Sherwood Park event, as the Strathcona County Habitat for Humanity supports... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Council backs Northern GatewayFort Saskatchewan City Council has thrown their undivided support behind the No
Council backs Northern Gateway
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan City Council has thrown their undivided support behind the Northern Gateway project. Even though the pipeline is proposed to start north of Fort Saskatchewan, just west of Bruderheim, city council will be sending a letter of... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Province not budging on wage hikeThat message dominated a consultation held in Edmonton with 30 stakeholder grou
Province not budging on wage hike
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
That message dominated a consultation held in Edmonton with 30 stakeholder groups on June 8, which was attended by the Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce. “It was less of a consultation and more of they’re moving forward with the minimum... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
City sees steady growthFort Saskatchewan’s population continues to climb but not at the same rate. Th
City sees steady growth
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan’s population continues to climb but not at the same rate. The 2016 Municipal Census revealed the city now sits at 24,569 residents, which is a 2.2 per cent increase over 2015. While last year’s census showed a notable jump of 5.4... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Free presentation for TFWsThe Fort Saskatchewan Multicultural Association is hosting a presentation aimed
Free presentation for TFWs
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
The Fort Saskatchewan Multicultural Association is hosting a presentation aimed at helping temporary foreign workers on June 24. The presentation is presented by Alberta Labour’s temporary foreign worker advisory office and takes place at Families... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Multiculturalism Day returns to Fort June 25The Fort Saskatchewan Multicultural Association is back for the third year with
Multiculturalism Day returns to Fort June 25
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
The Fort Saskatchewan Multicultural Association is back for the third year with an event aimed at providing local citizens with a taste of international culture. The association is joining with the Fort Saskatchewan Public Library for Multicultural... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Rebels smear CrudeThat win was too close for comfort. Penalties are to blame for a nail biter 9-
Rebels smear Crude
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
That win was too close for comfort. Penalties are to blame for a nail biter 9-8 finish for the Fort Saskatchewan Junior B Rebels over the St. Albert Crude at the Jubilee Recreation Centre on Tuesday, June 14. With less than three minutes remaining... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Shell 2016/17 season announcedVIP experience for $69. “We have two nights because she’s going to sell out im
Shell 2016/17 season announced
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
VIP experience for $69. “We have two nights because she’s going to sell out immediately and we wanted to give everyone in Fort Saskatchewan the opportunity to see the show,” Gennings explained. This year’s professional series includes 12 acts:... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Farmer’s Market back in bloomIt’s the most wonderful time of the summer. The Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of C
Farmer’s Market back in bloom
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
It’s the most wonderful time of the summer. The Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce farmer’s market returns on Thursday, June 16 and will continue every Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. until Sept. 22 in the parking lot behind the CN Train... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Better to ask tough questions than be PCeach other’s beliefs but then tell our neighbour how nonsensical or harmful we
Better to ask tough questions than be PC
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
each other’s beliefs but then tell our neighbour how nonsensical or harmful we think those beliefs really are. On June 25, Fort Saskatchewan celebrates Multicultural Day. Let’s use it as an opportunity to remember that multiculturalism is not just... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Food Gatherers get guidance from AirdrieOptimism is growing for Fort Saskatchewan’s Food Gatherers Society’s new locati
Food Gatherers get guidance from Airdrie
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 14 days ago
Optimism is growing for Fort Saskatchewan’s Food Gatherers Society’s new location. Board and build planning committee members recently traveled to Airdrie’s new Food Bank to learn as much as they could about their construction and how they... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Police seek sexual assault suspectFort Saskatchewan RCMP are seeking a suspect who allegedly sexually assaulted a
Police seek sexual assault suspect
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 17 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP are seeking a suspect who allegedly sexually assaulted a citizen near 99 Street and 99 Avenue on June 11. Police say the sexual assault occurred in the early morning hours of June 11 in the vicinity of the park area near 99... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Saints hand keys to former associate coachRingrose a base in his newly chosen profession. Ringrose got his first taste o
Saints hand keys to former associate coach
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
Ringrose a base in his newly chosen profession. Ringrose got his first taste of action behind the bench with the AJHL’s Fort Saskatchewan Traders as an assistant coach, and he helped the team make it all they way to the league finals in... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Shell Theatre announcing season actsthe performers, but Gennings hinted that at least one big-name act is conductin
Shell Theatre announcing season acts
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
the performers, but Gennings hinted that at least one big-name act is conducting a nationwide tour and has announced the Fort Saskatchewan dates. This is Shell Theatre’s twelfth season in operation. The theatre has grown with the community every... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort Gymnastics closes seasonHitting personal bests and racking up medals was the perfect way for the Fort S
Fort Gymnastics closes season
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
Hitting personal bests and racking up medals was the perfect way for the Fort Saskatchewan Gymnastics Club to conclude its competitive season. The club sent eight gymnasts from three levels to Canmore’s Summit Invitational on May 27-29. Junior... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Shell Scotford hands out community cashShell Scotford is once again celebrating its role in the community by handing o
Shell Scotford hands out community cash
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
Shell Scotford is once again celebrating its role in the community by handing out $30,000 to non-profit organizations in Fort Saskatchewan and the area. In its third year, the Scotford Community Grants program hands out grants up to $5,000 to... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
JR Rebels take down Saskatoon SWATFinally back in the win column. With less than a ten-hour turnaround from play
JR Rebels take down Saskatoon SWAT
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
Finally back in the win column. With less than a ten-hour turnaround from playing on the road the night before, the Fort Saskatchewan Junior B Tier 1 Rebels broke their five-game losing streak after crushing the Saskatchewan SWAT 17-6 at Jubilee... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort Mac fundraiser taking place June 20The City of Fort Saskatchewan and the local rotary club are banding together in
Fort Mac fundraiser taking place June 20
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
The City of Fort Saskatchewan and the local rotary club are banding together in support of Fort McMurray. As part of a province-wide initiative, the city is hosting Alberta Bands Together at Legacy Park on June 20 from 6 to 10 p.m. The performers... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Kids Can Catch this weekendas long as they are not fishing themselves. Visit mywildalberta.com for more de
Kids Can Catch this weekend
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
as long as they are not fishing themselves. Visit mywildalberta.com for more details. June 11 will also mark River Day in Fort Saskatchewan where residents can learn more about Capital Region Rivery Valley Park System. Volunteers with the River... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort in top 10 for businessFort Saskatchewan just received a healthy provincial business ranking. The cit
Fort in top 10 for business
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan just received a healthy provincial business ranking. The city made the top 10 in Alberta Venture magazine’s Best Communities for Business. The annual business feature ranks cities, towns and regions by population growth, employment... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Touch A Truck back again“There’s a lot of hype, more than last year.” Trucks will be rolled in from St
Touch A Truck back again
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
“There’s a lot of hype, more than last year.” Trucks will be rolled in from Strathcona County, Edmonton, Spruce Grove and Fort Saskatchewan. Local mainstays such as the Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department, Fort Saskatchewan RCMP, Prairie EMS,... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Seeds planted for dog parkin the original budget. “We know we’re going to do something but we just don’t
Seeds planted for dog park
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
in the original budget. “We know we’re going to do something but we just don’t know for now what that is.” He noted Fort Saskatchewan will be the only municipality in the Capital Region to offer such features. “We’ve looked at Edmonton,... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Interim staff sergeant settled inWhen Fort Saskatchewan RCMP staff sergeant and interim detachment commander Pet
Interim staff sergeant settled in
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
When Fort Saskatchewan RCMP staff sergeant and interim detachment commander Peter Tewfik first saw the RCMP member on the city’s logo, he knew it would be a great place to work as an officer. “Seeing the rider in the city logo, that was pretty... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Local industry welcomes female ironworkersironworker to say her profession makes her feel “like a ninja”. But Walker is
Local industry welcomes female ironworkers
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 days ago
ironworker to say her profession makes her feel “like a ninja”. But Walker is no stranger to firsts – the 23-year-old Fort Saskatchewan resident was one of 12 women to graduate from the first graduating class of female apprentice ironworkers,... Read more
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Business Wire
Hexion’s Oilfield Technology Group Expanding Canadian Proppant Manufacturing Plantservice companies and operators in the oil and gas industry. Hexion’s proppant
Hexion’s Oilfield Technology Group Expanding Canadian Proppant Manufacturing Plant
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
service companies and operators in the oil and gas industry. Hexion’s proppant plant located in Sturgeon County, north of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada is in the process of a phased expansion project, which will significantly increase... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Pet ID Photo Event at Pet Valu Fort Saskatchewan | Life | URJust like the rest of the world, Fort Saskatchewan and area pet owners are conc
Pet ID Photo Event at Pet Valu Fort Saskatchewan | Life | UR
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 28 days ago
Just like the rest of the world, Fort Saskatchewan and area pet owners are concerned about the well being of their pets but are they prepared for the unexpected? That is the question Chewed Slippers Pet Photography hopes to solve with their Pet ID... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
City of Fort Saskatchewan Summer Camps | Entertainment | URThe City of Fort Saskatchewan’s Children’s Summer Camps will be running this su
City of Fort Saskatchewan Summer Camps | Entertainment | UR
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 28 days ago
The City of Fort Saskatchewan’s Children’s Summer Camps will be running this summer from July 4th until August 26th. Registration for camps is now open! A variety of camps are available for ages 4 to 12. These are fun-filled outdoor camps and include... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Council approves new grants for non-profitsthe city’s profile at the provincial, regional, national or international level
Council approves new grants for non-profits
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 28 days ago
the city’s profile at the provincial, regional, national or international levels. Interested groups must be based in Fort Saskatchewan and must not already receive any municipal grants. However, city manager Kelly Kloss said each application... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Councillor seeking second termthe awareness that was raised by the issue as it has formed a new foundation wh
Councillor seeking second term
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 28 days ago
the awareness that was raised by the issue as it has formed a new foundation which will raise funds to build a hospice in Fort Saskatchewan. He was also behind the motions to create the city-funded school playground grant program and the... Read more
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