Crime & Police

Police chopper pursues stolen vehicle, four arrested

On Friday, February 16, 2024, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the Edmonton Police Service’s Air-1 helicopter was deployed to track a stolen vehicle fleeing from authorities. The pursuit, which began within Edmonton, led the airborne unit to follow the suspect vehicle as it sped through various jurisdictions, ultimately ending up in the Morinville area. […]

Province

Alberta government increases eligibility guidelines for Legal Aid 

In what it says is a bid to ensure more Albertans have access to crucial legal support, Alberta’s government has announced an increase in financial eligibility guidelines for Legal Aid Alberta. The move aims to empower vulnerable citizens with the legal assistance they need to navigate various legal challenges. […]

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Local News

Morinville Kings playoff series comes to a close

It was do-or-die time for the Morinville Senior AA Kings on home ice at the Morinville Leisure Centre Thursday night. After the Devon Barons defeated the Kings 6-2 on Friday night and 16-3 on Saturday night, both games at the Dale Fisher Arena, the Kings needed Thursday’s win and two more to take the best-of-five NCHL Playoffs opening series. […]

Province

Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame Opens Nominations for 2024 Inductees

The Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame, a prestigious institution honouring outstanding contributions to Alberta’s agriculture industries, food sectors, and rural life, has announced the opening of nominations for its 2024 inductees. Established in 1951, the Hall of Fame has recognized 141 individuals who have left an indelible mark on the province’s agricultural landscape. […]

Food & Health

Food: Say hello to easy weeknight dinners with avocado pesto pasta

Perfect for those busy evenings, this easy-to-make recipe combines the creamy richness of avocados from Mexico with the savoury goodness of sun-dried tomatoes, mozzarella and a burst of fresh basil. Ready in a flash, it’s the perfect tasty and hassle-free dinner. Dive into delightful flavours with minimal effort. […]