Reading Time: 2 minutes“It’s my mission to raise awareness on organ donation because, as one of 23 grandchildren to a double-lung transplant recipient, I can say on behalf of my family, it means everything to us. He keeps us in line,” Pirtle said in a release Thursday afternoon. “In my efforts, I will continue to inform people on how easy it is to register as a donor, to make posters and hand out pamphlets, and talk to your family and to push for my idea to have green ribbon coffee cups at Tim Hortons during Organ Donation Awareness month in April.” […]
Reading Time: 3 minutesIn the federal-provincial dispute over who should pay what for health care, both sides are right.
The provinces are right when they say Ottawa has a historic obligation to pay for 25 per cent of medicare. […]
Reading Time: 1 minuteThe Morinville Jets earned another two points in a home-ice overtime win against the Spruce Grove Regals Tuesday night. The win brings the Jets to 19-5-4 and keeps the club in the West Division’s top spot. […]
Reading Time: 3 minutesNotwithstanding a spotty attendance record, Justin Trudeau spoke no less than 513 times in the House of Commons – mostly as part of question period – since the 42nd Parliament opened late in 2015.
Reading Time: 1 minuteWe’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of our readers and advertisers for their support over the past 12 months. As we reflected back this week on all of the great news stories over 2016, we are reminded of what a great community Morinville is. […]
Reading Time: 3 minutesJustin Trudeau promised neo-liberalism with a human face. Those weren’t the words he used. But the phrase expresses the gist of the election campaign he successfully waged just over a year ago.
Reading Time: 2 minutesA mid-afternoon garage fire was quickly extinguished by the Morinville Fire Department.
The blaze started in a garage on 99 Avenue between 100 and 101 Streets around 2 p.m. Monday afternoon.