No Picture
Morinville

Bike ride honours memory of fallen resident

Reading Time: 3 minutesBy Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – It has been many years since Roger Champagne was gunned down in Las Vegas by a man looking to feed his drug habit, but the Morinville man, well known for his kindness in the community, has never been forgotten by friends, family or the hundreds of MCHS students who were born some years after the man’s passing. Such is the legacy of Roger Champagne whose memory is honoured each year by MCHS students who take to the mountains for a bike ride that bears his name… […]

No Picture
Local News

Sturgeon County issue fire advisory

Reading Time: 1 minuteDue to strong winds and dry conditions, Sturgeon County will not be issuing any fi re permits until further
notice. All County residents are encouraged to continue exercising fi re safety practices including… […]

No Picture
Local News

GSACRD stakeholder meeting draws range of program ideas

Reading Time: 3 minutesBy Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Technology enhanced learning and delivery rated high with approximately 100 area parents, teachers, students and other Greater St. Albert Catholic Regional School Division (GSACRD) stakeholders during a special meeting Wednesday night. The local Catholic school division held the stakeholder meeting at St. Albert High School around the question of what specialized alternative programs are worth pursuing in the division, seeking stakeholder input on what programs the division could pursue… […]

No Picture
Local News

Community Cultural Centre appeal decision satisfied

Reading Time: 5 minutesBy Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – With less than a month to go before the official opening of the Community Cultural Centre, Morinville Town Council was faced with deciding if a condition set by the Subdivision Development Appeal Board (SDAB) last spring was satisfied. In a three-to-two vote Tuesday night the condition was removed, allowing the occupancy permit to be issued… […]

No Picture
Local News

Lost cat leads to positive ticket

Reading Time: 2 minutesBy MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Morinville – A five-year-old girl and 12-year-old boy are Morinville’s latest two recipients of a $100 cheque through the positive ticketing program, an initiative that seeks to catch Morinville youth doing positive things in the community… […]

No Picture
Local News

Local tea house gets visit from paranormal investigators

Reading Time: 4 minutesBy Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Long rumoured to be haunted, Vintage Petals owners Noreen Radford and Julie Puchala decided to get an expert opinion on the historical building that houses their business. But finding a ghost isn’t like locating a leaking pipe – you don’t just find paranormal investigators in the phone book like you do a plumber… […]