Government offering commercial property owners forgivable loans to help provide rent breaks to small businesses

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the government has updated the criteria for the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) program for small businesses and that the application process will begin Monday, May 25.


Chamber looking for board members ahead of AGM

The Morinville & District Chamber of Commerce is holding its Annual General Meeting on June 10th. The meeting, a virtual one due to COVID-19, will introduce Chamber members to the new Board of Directors. […]


Province launches Human Trafficking Task Force

The UCP government have tapped country musician and anti-human trafficking advocate Paul Brandt to lead a seven-member task force, providing guidance and recommendations on how to implement the government’s nine-point action plan to combat human trafficking.


Column: DIY backyard summer activities

(NC) Summers in the Great White North are short but sweet. Make the most of this time as we emerge from isolation and find ways to enjoy the outdoors safely. Turn your backyard into a haven of fun with plenty of easy DIY summertime favourite activities to enjoy. […]

Food & Health

Column: A smooth new twist on your favourite summer drink [recipe]

(NC) Avocado margaritas are just another testament to everything this fruit can do. The creamy avocados will give your go-to summer drink a rich, smoothie texture, while the lime, tequila and orange liquor will keep it tasting like the margaritas you love. […]