Local News

RCMP warn of credit card fraud at local business

Reading Time: 1 minuteOn August 23 and August 25, 2017 suspects entered a local business in the Town of Morinville to commit fraud by purchasing goods using an admin card. On August 23rd two male suspects were involved (see attached photograph), and on August 25th one male suspect was involved. […]

Arts & Culture

Talk of the Town

Reading Time: 4 minutesMorinville Baptist Church held their Vacation Bible School last week for ages 5 to 12. Children took part in stories, singing, crafts, games and other activities. The theme for this year was Over the Moat-Drawbridge to the King. […]

Columns

National Column: Canada should not be satisfied with just tweaking NAFTA

Reading Time: 3 minutesCanada’s Liberal government says it wants only minor changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talks of “modernizing” the 23-year-old pact while leaving the fundamentals intact. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has said her government’s aim in NAFTA renegotiation talks is to make “what is already a good deal even better.” […]

Local News

RCMP requesting help in early-morning B&E

Reading Time: 1 minuteOn August 25th, 2017 at approximately 9:45 am Morinville RCMP were notified of a break, enter, and theft of a residence in the Pinnacle Ridge Estates subdivision in Sturgeon County. The residence was just in the final stages of construction and close to being occupied by the home owners. Suspects forced entry into the home and once inside stole numerous video, audio, and household items totaling around $100,000.00 […]