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Local News

MPES new location open to students

By Lucie Roy

Morinville – Teachers, staff, parents and friends were present Monday morning for the first day of school for Morinville Public Elementary School (MPES) students in their new modular classrooms located on the École Georges P. Vanier School grounds. Entranceway walls were adorned with handmade posters welcoming the students to their new school… […]

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Morinville Sports

Sports Shorts

Basketball coach Serge Froment demonstrates some skills for his players Sunday night. The evening’s practice at MCHS drew together all Morinville players for a 90-minute group practice… […]

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Editorial & Opinion

Editorial: Good news comes in threes

It is interesting how often a week’s news develops a common theme when it is laid out ready for print. This week we learned about three completely different things, all of which had one thing in common. The first was a wallet with money that was turned in intact… […]

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Arts & Culture

Nine-year-old singer records original song [AUDIO]

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – With her hair in a ponytail, dangly earrings in her ears, and dressed in a glittery t-shirt that says SMILE, nine-year-old Alyssa Lincez looks just like any other fourth grader you might meet. But the Georges P. Vanier student has done something few students her age have, written and recorded a song… […]

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Local News

Annual Shredding Day coming soon

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Morinville – Next weekend BYOB means bring your own box at H&R Block. Their annual Shredding Day, running from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Jan. 28, is an opportunity for businesses and private individuals to have their confidential documents shred for free by Iron Mountain Shredding… […]

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Schools and youth

Fun fitness conquers Mission Impossible

By Lucie Roy

Morinville – Students at École Georges P. Vanier and Notre Dame Elementary School are having fun challenging themselves at a Mission Impossible physical education game which consists of an obstacle course and teamwork with the applicable Mission Impossible theme song playing in the background… […]

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Local News

Town offering mixed martial arts for youth

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) for youth kicks off Wednesday night at the Rooke School of Karate in Morinville. The town-run program is being taught by Morinville’s Community Program Facilitator, Tyler Edworthy, who has been actively involved in the sport for the past three years… […]