Morinville Sports

Peewee “A” Mustangs victorious in St. Paul

The SHC Peewee “A” Mustangs captured first place in the St. Paul Canadiens Peewee 1 Tournament this past weekend (Nov 15 & 16). The Mustangs bounced back after a first game loss to win the next three games straight and clinch first place in the tournament. […]

Local News

Library Silent Auction is a week away

by Stephen Dafoe

The Morinville Community Library is getting ready for another of their popular silent auctions, a week-long event that offers patrons and visitors an opportunity to acquire some great items for their Christmas shopping lists while raising funds for library programming… […]

Local News

Council talking Budget 2015 over coffee this week

by Lucie Roy with files from Tristan Turner

Council began hitting the local coffee shops Monday morning, part of their plan to talk to residents about the 2015 budget where residents gather. Council started with a 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. session at Friends and Neighbors Monday morning and will hold a 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. session at the Green Bean Coffee House and Bistro Monday night… […]

Arts & Culture

Display to show area farms as they looked in years gone by

by Colin Smith

The farmsteads that dotted the countryside in the 1950s are mostly long gone, sacrificed to agricultural progress. However the bygone era will be summoned again in photographs to be displayed in Morinville this week as part of a travelling photo exhibit which will visit a few northern Alberta communities in November. Kim Bessette of Homestead Aerial Photo will be at the Rendez-Vous Centre on November 21 with a collection of historic images of area farms that were taken from the air… […]

Local News

The week in photos

Ollie Green with walnut rolls ready for tasting and a poppy seed roll for sale at the Farmer’s Market on Friday night.
– Lucie Roy Photo… […]

Arts & Culture

Farmers’ market gets cooking

by Lucie Roy

From the Farm is the title of the Alberta Farmers’ Market Association (AFMA) cookbook, a new publication that coincides with the AFMA’s 20th anniversary. Morinville Farmers Market Manager Korien Sampson said the book was off the press two weeks ago, but that she rcieved the book in time for last Friday’s market… […]

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Cardiff man looking to continue role with Lions International

by Lucie Roy

The historic final Multiple District 37L meeting was held in Edmonton Nov. 1 with several Morinville Lions Club members in attendance. Multiple District (MD) 37L District Governor Bob Hunter of Cardiff also spoke at the event.
In addition to preparing for the Lions International 100-year anniversary in 2017, the Lions are in the midst of a historical re-districting affecting Montana, Alberta… […]

Morinville News

Morinville Remembers [PHOTOS]

Morinvillians gathered in the hundreds at the Morinville Legion Tuesday morning for the Legion’s Remembrance Day ceremony. Below is a photo gallery of the morning ceremony…. […]

Local News

Nov. 12 Print Edition download

Our weekly print edition will be at our more than 100 locations in Morinville, Cardiff and Legal Wednesday, and in 1400 mailboxes Thursday due to holding space for Remembrance Day… […]