Local News

Former Zoo demolished in Morinville

The Zoo began its life as the Victoria Hotel and was built by Joseph Perra prior to 1910. Ownership changed many times over the years, and eventually, the building became known as the Morinville Hotel and later The Zoo. […]

Bill 15
Editorial & Opinion

Letter: Knights of Columbus Christmas Hamper Project underway

The Knights of Columbus, St. Anne Council, are pleased to announce that they will be coordinating the Christmas Hamper Project for Morinville and district.  Last year over 100 hampers containing food and children’s toys and gifts were distributed to needy families in our community. […]

Schools and youth

Sturgeon Composite High School holds awards night

Sturgeon Composite High School held their annual Awards Night on Wednesday, Nov. 23, the first in-person event in two years. In total, $250,000 in scholarships and bursaries were given out, the most ever awarded by Sturgeon Composite High School. […]

Morinville Jets
Local Sports

Morinville Jets win two on the road

The Morinville Junior B Jets hit the road for two games this past week, taking both contests by a point. The Jets defeated the Spruce Grove Regals 4-3 on Friday night and beat the Edmonton Mustangs 5-4 on Sunday night. […]

Local News

Morinville’s new pumper truck arrives

Morinville’s new $1.1 million pumper truck was pushed into the Don Found Fire Station Friday afternoon, not because of mechanical issues but as part of a Firehall tradition dating back to the 1800s. […]

Local News

Book Bites: December Youth Book Box

In this week’s edition of Book Bites, Morinville Community Library program coordinator Jessica Sheppard tells you all about the December Subscription Book Box. Watch the video for full details.  […]