Blood donors experienced something new at the Blood Donor Clinic held July 12 at the Rendez-Vous Centre.
Donors are encouraged to manage their appointments by creating an account and password at blood.ca, selecting a clinic, and booking online.
The 24-municipality Capital Region Board approved new density targets Thursday it says will support the compact growth required as the Edmonton Metropolitan Region doubles in population in the next 30 years.
Morinville RCMP responded to an armed robbery at the Champlain Pharmacy IDA in Morinville at approximately 11:30 a.m. Thursday morning.
Police say a lone male entered the pharmacy wearing a black bandana, approached staff, and stated he had a knife in his pocket.
During their regular Council meeting on July 12, Sturgeon County Council approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Sharing of Costs for Site Servicing between the Town of Morinville and Sturgeon County. This agreement pertains to the 77 Acre lot purchased by the Town of Morinville just east of East Boundary Road for the purposes of a new arena/rec facility. The county purchased adjacent land to develop their own County Campus.
Council has received a final report on the 2016 Morinville Municipal Census, revealing there are 9,893 residents living in Morinville. The report was given by Morinville’s Legislative Officer Jennifer Maskoske, at Council’s last meeting before their summer break.
Council had the shortest meeting of their term so far this week following a round of brief reports and motions to rescind a few redundant bylaws that were largely formalities. In total, the meeting took just over 18 minutes before adjournment.
Ladybug is an Australian cattle dog Maigen Butler is training for Edmonton-based Hope Heels Service Dog Team Building Institute, a program designed to match Albertans with disabilities with a highly-trained Service Dog that will help mitigate their disabilities.