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Letter: Vandalism spree concerns resident

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On the morning of Saturday, June 2nd, my husband and I were surprised to hear someone knocking on our door at 8:00 am. That someone is a very nice neighbor who was on his way to work and stopped to ask my husband if he wanted help in turning our flower planter upright. You can imagine my husband’s puzzlement when he asked this question. Once he stepped outside, he knew why… […]

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This week’s editorial cartoon

Reading Time: 1 minuteWith St. Jean Baptiste Festival 2012 around the corner many Morinvillians are looking forward to another big band from years gone by passing through town for a festival concert…. […]

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Column – Healthy Routes: Health Strategies for Dads

Reading Time: 2 minutesBy Gladys Kublik, owner Neighbors Vitamin Shop

Father’s Day is coming soon! A time to remember that guy who made it possible for you to be here!

Where would we be without Dads? Dad is the one the kids call when the car breaks down, when they need some extra cash, when they need help moving, when something is seriously wrong. Dad is the one to talk … […]

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This week’s Hails and Fails

Reading Time: 2 minutesour new feature that presents a thumbs up and thumbs down view of the area…

1 – We tip our hat this week to Judy Pattison, wife of Morinville Town Councillor David Pattison. When vandals took some Morinvillian’s garden lights from their yard and smashed them along the ravine crossing … […]

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Editorial: Congratulations, it’s ours!

Reading Time: 2 minutesSaturday night marked the first anniversary of the Morinville Community Cultural Centre, a facility that has had its fair share of both darts and laurels over the past 365 days. The anniversary celebration was marked with an evening of Gershwin music put on by musicians from Edmonton, including members of the Edmonton… […]

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From the Desk of the Fire Chief

Reading Time: 1 minuteSpring is here, it’s time to put away the snow shovels and get at the annual ritual of “spring cleanup” both inside and outside. While going through your home and yard, it is a good time to check for these unsafe conditions: … […]

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Editorial: Property crime is everyone’s problem

Reading Time: 2 minutesLet’s do a headcount shall we. Youth centre window torched twice, window broken once, back door busted once, maybe twice. Those expensive metal town logos on the Centennial Fountain ripped off the bricks and probably now hanging proudly in some lay-about’s bedroom, which is in turn in his mom and dad’s basement… […]

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Letter: Block Parent program saved

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Here is an update to this Association. We were able to retain the program as a current Block Parent, Jackie Luker, stepped up to Vice-Chair and new Block Parent Cassie Adams took on Secretary. I am the new Chair/Treasurer. .. […]